1260.3 #4 (WDW Qual #107

Aug 24, 2012 4:38 AM  WDW Talk Land
Topic of the Week: Things to Do What Disney tour(s) have you done? What did you like best about it & would you recommend it to others?

This a great question , we always want to do one and can never decide which , thanks for asking:) - tracsant  1461.6 #2 4:39AM
Haven't done any tours yet unfortunately. Tiffany, you are compiling so much info on these "topics" I predict you're going to have a fabulous vacation in 50 days! - JetsamsTwin  379.9 #21 4:53AM
Wife and I did the keys to the kingdom tour in 2007. It was Fantastic!!! However it is my understanding the tour no longer goes in the utilidors, but I would check into that. Going into the utilidors was the best part of the tour!!! - toogrumpy  141.8 #60 5:11AM
That would be a shame if they don't go in the utilidor anymore. We did that tour as well and enjoyed seeing it. It was like a maze down there. Very interesting! - goofygal  10642.1 #4 6:11AM
Oh no. The Utilidor was so cool! - jacdanfan  10973.1 #3 6:11AM
Don't know if it qualifies, but we did The Pirates and Pals Firework Voyage in September of 2010.  It was WELL worth the $$ and time.  It was so magical and far beyond what we expected.  I would love to do it again in the future and highly recommend that everyone do it!! - DizneyGirl  895.1 #7 5:12AM
I second this!! We LOVED Pirates and Pals!! I think I was more excited about the "mystery" guest at the end than Jonah!! Haha - mrsincredible  1131.5 #6 5:56AM
We've done "Walk in Walt's Footsteps" here at DL. Also "Keys to the Kingdom" st WDW. Basically the same tour, history of the park, window signage, lunch, souvenir pin. Both great tours and value. Also did 7 hour "Backstage Magic" and the Segway Tour at Epcot. I would recommend Keys tour at WDW as best value. - jacdanfan  10973.1 #3 5:41AM
The Segwey tour was really fun. Because we took the first tour of the day, we were the only ones - so the guide took us all over the plac, including inside some of the stores in the World Showcase. It was fun going up and down the aisles looking at stuff. - goofygal  10642.1 #4 5:53AM
The new Segway tour at Epcot, Keep Moving Forward, sounds really good too! http://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2012/08/keep-moving-forward-epcot-segway-tour-breakfast-debuts-september-17/?CMP=SOC-WDWFY12Q2FBDM0346 - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  1260.3 #4 4:14PM
Well I've only done one tour but we've done it twice. It's the behind the seeds tour. It's really fun getting to see all the plants up close and even some that you don't even see during the land ride, it's about 45 minutes to a hour and on the tour you get to release ladybugs (sometimes its just the little kids sometimes it's the whole group), feed the fish and sample cucumbers that they grew - nodell111  166.4 #53 6:00AM
It was announced recently that they are going to add something new to the Walk in Walt's Footsteps Tour at DL. Starting Sep 9th the tour will include a visit to Walt's apartment above the firehouse. WOW! - jacdanfan  10973.1 #3 6:15AM
Wow, that is really cool! Maybe I'll have to do this tour again on my next visit! - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  1260.3 #4 4:12PM
I have done A Walk in Walt's Footsteps at DL, Behind the Seeds twice, and Backstage Magic. The photos above are from A Walk in Walt's Footsteps in 2005 (that's the lobby of Club 33 in the top left). I would recommend them all, but especially Backstage Magic! The laundry facilities were A-mazing (no, really), we got to see the Utilidors & Christmas warehouse, and my favorite part was visiting the maintenance shops (since that's the group I work with at home). Backstage Magic is the ultimate! - CollegeDisneyKnowledgeGrad  1260.3 #4 4:08PM
Oh yeah! I forgot about the Christmas warehouse. And the costume dept! How I would love someone to make my clothes! - goofygal  10642.1 #4 8:55PM
We went on one at DL and we got to go in the lobby of Club 33.that in itself was worth it! - ally  509.0 #17 5:25PM
I've done A Walk in Walt's Footsteps, and Halloween Haunts in DL and Backstage Magic in DW. All were great tours! - Sandy  245.8 #1379 6:29PM
Haven't done any tours yet:-( One of these days hopefully! All of the tours that everyone described all sound fantastic...thank u for this post! - mickeynme  173.9 #51 7:38PM
We've done a few but hands down our favorite was the Segway tour @ Wilderness Lodge, Ya just gotta try it !! - Nacman  156.4 #57 9:02PM
It actually starts @ wilderness camp grounds - Nacman  156.4 #57 9:06PM

Here is the Overall Quality Top 10 real-time list. Follow these MouseWaiters for great content:

1. CobbPR

2. uscdisneyteacher

3. Dave

4. BaseballMickey_CM

5. Duchess_SMK

6. Plumiegirl

7. misschurro

8. Winnie111286

9. Stitch_Legacy

10. pikarich


This list needs to be updated! Just saying😬 - MadameLeota  3633.3 #38 9:51PM
FINALLY!  Thank you!  - MadameLeota  3633.3 #38 2:34PM
is this just a standing thing? Never changes? - DarthFairy  334.1 #703 8:06PM

Get 100 Credits for staying at the Hojo Anaheim! Just fill out this form and we'll get the Credits added to your account. When you stay at the Hojo, you help us continue to improve MouseWait. Call their in house reservation number and remember to mention MouseWait--you will love everything about the Hojo!

Credits have been applied to everyone's account as of today! - Admin 11:40AM
I just called them to price out our potential trip in June. Chris was so nice and the MW savings are phenomenal! Still waiting on work vacation approval to reserve the room!  - HNL2SFO  205.4 #1901 1:26PM
What percentage saving are we looking at for being MouseWaiters? Is it better than a AAA discount.  - MoChuck  147.2 #2724 3:57PM
@@@Admin I booked with get away today and am staying at the HoJo in December.  Does MW still give the 100 credits or do I have to book with the hotel directly? - dsnylvr1975  83.4 #3833 5:02PM
Good morning @@Admin I submitted a stay at Hojo for 7/2/15.Β  I haven't seen the Credits yet.Β  Would you please check the records?Β  I can resubmit the Form if you need me to.Β  As always, thanks for all your wonderful help. - Winnie111286  9259.1 #8 8:02AM

Play Disneyland Trivia with your friends for FREE! See the list of TRIVILATOR usernames on this page. Play from any device with our new web version

Cool admin. Hope I do better than the first one. Hope people that enter will be ready to play and the tournament moves along better - Goofytom  1376.7 #124 6:41PM
I will announce the December tournament date this week. - Admin 11:58PM
Can't wait! - sawman911  2163.6 #69 6:30PM
Still waiting. πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚ - MeridaFan  4153.9 #33 12:59PM
There should be a droid version of this. I. would love to play  - bryanjung1997  1.1 #66733 2:19PM
I end up deleting games while in progress due to opponents leaving me hanging FOR-EH-VER!!! - MommyandBash  341.3 #680 12:18PM
It happens, if you want start a game and I'll play you. I take a couple days off a week but I'll finish the games I start. - richiii3  1032.9 #174 2:20PM

Credits Hall of Fame. This real-time list honors the top Credits purchasers by showing the total number of Credits purchased. These MouseWaiters play an integral part in helping us maintain and innovate. Thank you to everyone who buys Credits in the MW iOS app, TRIVILATOR, and Goat Effect!

1. jacdanfan

2. secretagentangel


4. DisneyGrandma

5. leopardditz2000

6. Melody_CM

7. debbiev

8. DarthFairy

9. MeridaFan

10. teach67


  Well done and congratulations.  Now I know how some people have so many stickers.  Keep up the good work:-) - beentoall  295.9 #0 2:55AM
And they share - suzieq65  103.5 #3498 9:06PM
#10 needs a pic bad! - DarthFairy  334.1 #703 12:42PM
@DisLUVney, lol weren't we just talking about this haha - MinnieTinker  578.2 #342 8:58PM
I can't help myself....help me. πŸ˜‚ - DisLUVney  626.0 #313 9:23PM
Wow wow wow!!! - stanvoodoo  26.4 #6179 10:52PM

Our new Walt Disney World App for iOS is here! MagicSearch, upNEXT, new Lounge, and tons of other upgrades. Go get it here. You can see all of the new features and how tos here

thanks admin - Fantasmicfan1  1449.2 #110 9:42PM
  - jacdanfan  10973.1 #3 6:08AM
- Lilogirl1  125.9 #3071 4:26PM
Thanks! DW fans appreciate you! - LeighMouse  17.9 #0 7:58AM

Easily manage the social side of MouseWait for Disneyland and Disney World with our new mousetopia app for iOS. Post to the DL or WDW side, use your Stickers, and utilize our new MouseWait Messenger. Optimized for iOS 8 and the iPhone 6! See what's new here

Here are the Top 10 MouseWaiters of All-Time:

1. Coaster

2. Dave

3. jacdanfan

4. goofygal

5. Tom

6. Melody_CM

7. Plumiegirl

8. Winnie111286

9. ShariRenee

10. uscdisneyteacher

Such great people on this list, many who doSo much for the app. 😍😍 - secretagentangel  3061.4 #43 2:09PM
Yay! Thank you! - Song  1868.3 #87 8:50AM

Download VOYAGEERS to your device today! Discover the VOYAGEERS Society, and the magical Main Street Realm in this action packed adventure for kids of ALL ages! Also available on iBooks and Kobo. Follow the VOYAGEERS on Facebook for more info and behind the scenes exclusives.

Like normal I am late to the party. Reading it now - Tealtownfan  1015.6 #180 3:13PM
Got it! More than halfway thru it! It's a lot of fun!!!πŸ‘πŸ‘βœ¨βœ¨ - TinkerSchelle  1875.9 #86 10:53PM
Weeeeee - MommyandBash  341.3 #680 10:29PM
Just got a kindle so as soon as I figure out how to work it I'll be buying it. πŸ˜‰ - varela2892  28.1 #5997 2:38PM

Your Donations Help Us Make MouseWait Better!

TOP MWs of the WEEK

1.mrsincredible 33.98 #6  
2.BagGal 22.25 #25  
3.TDSDuffy 13.7 #896  
4.islandgirl58 12.83 #20  
5.rink2 11.45 #55  

MW Quality Top 100    Monthly Leaders   Top 100 MouseRank Leaders  Monthly Wait Time Leaders

Use this link to do your shopping on Amazon.com and MouseWait benefits from your purchases!

Get Disneyland and MouseWait News before anyone else! Join our Priority Text List today.

Best of the day
By UsernameBy Keyword
See what's happening LIVE at Disneyland!