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Old 10-19-2009, 12:29 AM   #46
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Skip AK, Epcot is way more fun. I go to AK for 1.5 hours most trips just to ride EE, and last trip I didn't go at all.
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Old 10-19-2009, 01:10 AM   #47
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Yes- the Festival of the lion king and/or the Nemo show. The Safari, etc.
Animal kingdom is NOT a glorified zoo. So much more then that, I think people who go there with the mind set on a zoo are dissappointed.

Since Animal Kingdom can be done in half a day-- i suggest a morning tour-back to the room for a break and Epcot at night.
I agree with this, do a full day at Epcot and then go to AK until closing -it usually closes at 5p (or until you are done) and go back to Epcot. (provided you have park hoppers)
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If you are going to split it up, I would say do one day at EPCOT...then another day open up at AK...that's the best time for the Safari and wait times are shorter. Spend half a day there, then go to World Showcase and Illuminations.
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I would never skip Epcot. What I would do is go to Epcot for a full day then go to AK during an EMH morning, get that done by like noon and then go back to Epcot.
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Epcot has always been my family's favorite park...since first visit when my DS was 5 and my DD 8 and that pre-dated the Kidcot stuff. We also love AK and can't imagine skipping it. DHS is our least favorite. Going with just my sister in November and we will go to DHS for about 1/2 day on the day of arrival just to do Great Movie Ride, 3-D Muppets, Motor show and maybe Indiana Jones...not much else. Then back to POR for boat to DTD.

We will spend a full day at AK, 2 at MK and 2 at Epcot. In fact I was just about to get out WDW calendar and plan which day to hit which park!

If I only had 2 days I would go to Epcot and AK...three would have me add MK.
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Old 10-19-2009, 11:24 AM   #51
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Ok, you guys have definitely convinced me that we NEED to spend at least one day at Epcot. And we're going to do AK because most of our group insists on it... LOL!

But now I'm starting to wonder if it will be worth it to go to HS, based on the comments in this thread! I am a coaster FREAK, so even though DD5 won't be able to ride, I really wanted to! Also thought we'd all love TSM, the muppets 3D show.. But I guess those and ToT are really the only MUSTS that I had on my list..

Oh great. We solved the Epcot/AK dilemma, and opened a whole new issue with HS. Thanks people, thanks a LOT!

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