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View Poll Results: Which Walt Disney World Park Will YOU Visit First?
Magic Kingdom 150 64.10%
Epcot 54 23.08%
Hollywood Studios 14 5.98%
Animal Kingdom 16 6.84%
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Old 05-09-2013, 06:00 AM   #61
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For first time visitors, I think MK is a must as your first park. Walking down Main Street and seeing the castle IS the quintessential first WDW experience.
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Old 05-09-2013, 06:18 AM   #62
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If it's your first time Magic Kingdom, definitely. The first time you walk down Main Street is just a magical experience and just an amazing way to start off your trip.
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Old 05-09-2013, 06:58 AM   #63
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Agree with others that say for first timers, I think magic kingdom is a must. Most many time visitors still love to start with MK. We usually do but this year we are going with what works best with the times listed and everything
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Old 05-09-2013, 07:08 AM   #64
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Yes, for first-timers, MK is the place to go!
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Old 05-09-2013, 08:38 AM   #65
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Every first trip should start out with MK, in my opinion.
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Old 05-09-2013, 10:37 AM   #66
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My hubby said it started with Magic Kingdom so that's where we start....always. And he and our children always ride the Tea Cups first. It's just tradition.
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Old 05-09-2013, 10:44 AM   #67
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I visit Hollywood Studios first each trip. That said, for first time visitors, I would encourage them to visit Magic Kingdom first, unless they have young children. I've seen families with young children visit Magic Kingdom first and then the kids don't enjoy the other parks quite as much as they could have because they are too busy being focused on how these other parks aren't as fun for them as Magic Kingdom. For families with young children, I often recommend Animal Kingdom or Hollywood Studios first.
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Old 05-09-2013, 11:39 AM   #68
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We are starting with AK first. MK was the first plan but we are taking our 2 1/2 yr old granddaughter. She loves animals and we were able score character breakfast at Tuskers for 8:05. Getting in before the crowds, meeting Minkey and hitting the safari for the first ride is a great way to start the week! Plus being a smaller park means we can be done earlier and not overwhelm her the first day.
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We are starting with AK first. MK was the first plan but we are taking our 2 1/2 yr old granddaughter. She loves animals and we were able score character breakfast at Tuskers for 8:05. Getting in before the crowds, meeting Minkey and hitting the safari for the first ride is a great way to start the week! Plus being a smaller park means we can be done earlier and not overwhelm her the first day.
I hear Tusker is awesome! I hope you all have a great trip!
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I am amazed that people go to HS and AK as their first stop! I never really considered it! Lets get some more opinions!
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Old 05-09-2013, 07:44 PM   #71
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We always go to MK first. We plan our arrival on a Monday since Tuesday is usually a good day to go to MK.
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Old 05-09-2013, 08:31 PM   #72
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We always go to MK first. We plan our arrival on a Monday since Tuesday is usually a good day to go to MK.
Yes, that's very smart. MK is almost always less crowded on Tuesdays because that normally is the day people go to Epcot.
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Old 05-09-2013, 08:51 PM   #73
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Definitely the MK!
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Old 05-10-2013, 07:32 AM   #74
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I am amazed that people go to HS and AK as their first stop! I never really considered it! Lets get some more opinions!
AK was our first stop in 2012, and the ONLY Disney park we visited in 1998
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Old 05-10-2013, 04:14 PM   #75
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Wow!
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