What a week! The most magical celebration in the world at Walt Disney World Resort is in full swing as we kicked off the 50th anniversary festivities on October 1st with new experiences and countless magical moments.
Now we are preparing for another milestone: we are happy to share what was previously announced Disney Genie Service will be released on October 19 at Walt Disney World Resort.
Available to all of our guests on the My Disney Experience app, the free Disney Genie service offers new features that allow you to create your best Disney day. These features include a custom route creator that effortlessly and intelligently traces an entire day inspired by things. you tell us what you like, helping you get the most out of your park for more fun.
Similar to your phone’s navigation app, Disney Genie continues to update your itinerary from morning to night as the day changes, so you can stay spontaneous and follow the flow, whether you need a nap or a nap. unexpected rain shower or if you want take a detour through a Mickey ice cream bar.
Many of you have wondered about how this new technology works. Behind the scenes, the app is able to magically evaluate thousands of possible itineraries in a matter of seconds, so you don’t even have to think about it. Disney Genie places guests at the center of the experience by prioritizing ways to:
- Reduce time in lines by considering your best options
- Spend the day with experiences you will enjoy that you haven’t done yet
- Build around your existing plans, such as dining reservations and Park Hopper preferences
Disney Genie uses our over 50 years of knowledge and experience in how guests visit our parks to enhance everyone’s experience.
With this release, we will also be presenting the Lightning Lane entry. Available for purchase through our Disney Genie + add-on to over 40 attractions, or individually, a la carte at some of our most sought-after attractions, the Lightning Lane ticket can save you time waiting in line. Click here for a list of current attractions with Lightning Lane tickets and pricing information.
As a reminder, attractions continue to offer a traditional queue or, from time to time, a virtual queue can be used at select attractions, such as Remy’s Ratatouille Adventure.
To prepare for the launch, we offer you all the information you need to know before you go; visit DisneyGenie.com for more information. Our guest experience team will also be available at the four theme parks to help you and be sure to head to planDisney for expert advice from the panelists.
The Disney Genie service will arrive later at Disneyland Resort, so stay tuned to the blog for future updates. You’ve never had a friend like this.