Shanghai Disney Resort, newly opened on June 16, 2016, is the first Disney resort in Shanghai, mainland China and the second in China after Hong Kong Disneyland. Besides, it is the third one in Asia and the sixth one in the world. Shanghai Disney Resort is the magic land for no matter children or adults to light their imagination, explore and have great fun in the castle and make their beautiful dreams come true.
On this amazing land, you’ll soar like a bird over mythical realms, find yourselves lost in Wonderland, take off into the world of Tron, and relive stories from Disney animated classics. Also, you can wave at a musical parade starring favorite Disney Characters, join Captain Jack for a swashbuckling spectacle, and meet Mickey Mouse in person. Remember, your visit to Shanghai Disneyland will be a lifetime experience!
Shanghai Disneyland - 9:00 AM to 8:30 PM
Wishing Star Park - 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Disneytown - 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM
♦ How to get a ticket: You can purchase a ticket at the ticket office of Shanghai Disney Resort or reserve a ticket online. Since there are many tourists during the peak season and the tickets might get sold out, you are recommended to book a ticket in advance. You can download Shanghai Disney Resort (上海迪士尼度假区) APP at your app store to book a ticket or visit the Shanghai Disneyland website for ticket reservation (https://www.shanghaidisneyresort.com/en/tickets/)
Shanghai Disney Resort ticket reservation requires all guests, including Shanghai Disneyland Annual Pass holders and infants under 3 years old or under 1.0 meter in height, to submit their visitation date and personal information to obtain a Shanghai Disneyland Reservation QR Code prior to their arrival at the park’s Main Entrance.
♦ How much is a ticket: The tickets of Shanghai Disney Resort are priced differently on regular days, peak seasons, and peak holidays. Peak seasons include weekends, summer holidays (June ~ August), and winter holidays (January and February). Peak Holidays include Spring Festival (one week in February) and National Day (1st ~ 7th October).
1 Day dated ticket + Taste of Magic dining coupon book - CNY 508 (Standard), CNY 383 (Child/Senior);
Park Ticket + Disney PhotoPass One-Day Pass - CNY 698 (Standard);
1-Day Ticket - CNY 499 (Standard), CNY 374 (Child/Senior);
Afternoon Ticket – 3pm park entry - CNY 349 (Standard), CNY 261 (Child/Senior)
Disney Concierge Services – Classic Package - CNY 850
Disney Concierge Services – Deluxe Package - CNY 1250
Crystal Annual Pass - CNY 1399 (Standard), CNY 1049 (Child/Senior)
Gold Annual Pass - CNY 1899 (Standard), CNY 1424 (Child/Senior)
Diamond Annual Pass - CNY 3599 (Standard), CNY 2699 (Child/Senior)
• Note: The ticket price and opening hours are subject to change in different seasons. Please feel free to contact us for more info or book one ticket for you.
Shanghai Disney Resort is composed of several parts, including Shanghai Disneyland Park, Disney Town, two Disney Resort Hotels and Wishing Star Park, and more. Among them, the main part for travelers is Shanghai Disneyland Park which can be divided into six areas with different themes, characters, and activities. They are:
• Shanghai Disney Resort Map: https://www.shanghaidisneyresort.com/en/maps/
This avenue is a street leading from the entrance to Gardens of Imagination. The area is inspired by the personalities of classic Disney cartoon characters such as Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy, as well as Daisy Duck, Pluto, and Chip ‘N Dale.
The Gardens of Imagination is the hub of Shanghai Disneyland Park. It is the first garden with beautiful scenery designed among all the Disneyland Parks over the world. There are seven magical gardens that present themes of kinship, friendship, and happiness.
The Fantasyland is the largest land themed with classic Disney animated films. The Dream-like Castle which is also the largest, tallest, and most interactive castle in any Disney theme park is situated here. Climb up to the castle and have a full view of the fairy village and magica.
Adventure Isle is the land taking travelers into old tribes, full of magic and hidden treasures. You can explore an ancient legend in its birthplace, soar over the horizon…If you have a thirst for adventure and a yearning for excitement, come to the Adventure Isle and set off into the unknown.
Disney Pixar Toy story is located in the northwest of Shanghai Disneyland, with a total of three games, namely, Rex’s Racer, Slinky Dog Spin and Woody’s Roundup.
Treasure Cove is the first pirate themed land among all the Disneyland Parks. It is a land of 18th-century Spanish harbor town located on a Caribbean island that has been captured by Captain Jack Sparrow from Pirates of the Caribbean.
Tomorrowland is the park’s futuristic-themed land, showing the possibility of the future. It combines the imaginative design, advanced materials with systematized space which present the well blending of human, nature and technology.
|Performances & Shows||Performance Times||Places|
|Selfie Spot with Disney Jungle Characters at Happy Circle||10:30 AM to 5:00 PM||Adventure Isle|
|Selfie Spot with your Favorite Toys at The Meeting Post||10:30 AM to 5:00 PM||Disney·Pixar Toy Story Land|
|Frozen: A Sing-Along Celebration||11:30 AM, 2:00 PM, 2:45 PM, 4:30 PM||Fantasyland|
|Selfie Spot with Royalty at Storybook Court||9:30 AM to 5:30 PM||Fantasyland|
|Selfie Spot with Winnie the Pooh in the Hundred Acre Wood||10:00 AM to 4:00 PM||Fantasyland|
|Golden Fairytale Fanfare||1:30 PM, 2:30 PM, 4:45 PM||Garden of Imagination|
|Ignite the Dream - A Nighttime Spectacular of Magic and Light||8:30 PM||Garden of Imagination|
|Marvel Universe||10:00 AM to 8:30 PM||Garden of Imagination|
|Mickey’s Storybook Express||3:45 PM||Garden of Imagination|
|Selfie Spot with Mickey at the Gardens of Imagination||10:00 PM to 8:00 PM||Garden of Imagination|
|Frozen Snow Celebration||6:00 PM, 6:30 PM||Mickey Avenue|
|Mickey Avenue Shanghai Swing||10:15 PM, 11:15 PM, 1:15 PM, 2:15 PM||Mickey Avenue|
|Avengers Training Initiative||10:15 PM, 11:20 PM, 1:05 PM, 2:35 PM, 4:25 PM||Tomorrowland|
|Eye of the Storm: Captain Jack’s Stunt Spectacular||11:40 PM, 1:00 PM, 2:20 PM, 4:30 PM||Treasure Cove|
Note: The event schedules are subject to change and they are for reference only. For more details, please feel free to contact our professional travel consultants.
Shanghai Disney Resort is located outside of Shanghai downtown in Chuansha Town (川沙新镇) of Pudong New District (浦东新区), about 27 kilometers from Huangpu River area. It is about 18 kilometers from Shanghai Pudong International Airport.
Travelers can use our private transfer service to get to Shanghai Disney Resort with worry free experience. Besides, if you want to go on your own, you can reach there by taxi, bus or metro.
Note: The transportation service schedules and fare lists are for reference only. For more details, please feel free to contact our professional travel consultants.
There are two hotels in Shanghai Disney Resort – one is Shanghai Disneyland Hotel and the other is Toy Story Hotel. Shanghai Disneyland Hotel is situated on the shores of a shimmering lake that features the finest in furnishings, first-class service, magical amenities, and Disney extras. While the Toy Story Hotel takes you to step into a world of imagination inspired by the Disney Pixar film series where playthings come alive and there’s adventure around every corner. Both two hotels offer dining.
Shanghai Disneyland, facing the Disneyland to the north of it, crossing the wishing star lake, has 420 rooms and 3 restaurants, 1 lounge, and 1 indoor pool. There are rooms with access to the magic kingdom club, garden, lake, and theme park views. Tourists can relax in different Disney themed rooms with all kinds of Disney characters and figures they like around them.
Located in the west of the resort, Toy Story Hotel offers 800 rooms for tourists with 2 restaurants. There are also rooms with gardens, courtyards, and theme park views. Since the rooms of the two hotels are very limited, you may need to book your room in advance especially during the peak season.
In Disneytown, travelers can treat your taste bud to a tantalizing selection of fine Shanghai dining and international favorites. Some of the selections, like Blue Frog Bar & Grill for western casual dining, Shanghai Min for authentic Shanghainese cuisine, Xin Wang for a Cantonese tea house, Coconut Paradise for exotic Thai cuisine, DONDONYA for Japanese donburi rice bowl…Just try what you like.
Besides eating in Disneytown, tourists can bring their own food and drink into the park, but they can't carry the food that needs to be heated, reheated, processed, refrigerated or kept warm, or the food with pungent smell. Prohibited foods include: instant noodles, foods with self heating function, durian, etc. Tourists can bring bottled water and drinks into the park. More than 50 direct drinking water points and more than 20 hot water supplyment points in the park will continue to provide free hot and cold water. Alcoholic beverages, cans and glass containers will still be banned (except for the canned food for babies).
Visitors can enjoy their own food and drinks in the designated picnic area of the park, but they need to follow the garbage classification guidelines to maintain a clean and tidy environment. If tourists need to deposit personal belongings and items that are not allowed to enter the park, the resort provides the luggage storage service, and the deposit fee is about CNY 10 per day.
Prohibited Items: Flammable and explosive materials; weapons of any kind; simulated weapons or toy guns; foods that need to be heated, reheated, processed, refrigerated and kept warm and foods with pungent smell; alcoholic beverages; cans or glass containers; bags, containers or luggage larger than 56 cm x 36 cm x 23 cm; trolleys and transporters with wheels; quipments with pulley; large professional photography and video camera equipment and other related tools; large tripod, folding chair, stool; animals; items prohibited by law; other dangerous and destructive items.
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