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The summer is a great season to spend quality time with loved ones and friends. In fact, the warmer months usually see families heading out on road trips to visit national parks and landmarks. However, many families also head off for Disneyland and Disney World; two of the world’s most visited and popular theme parks. If an amusement park is on your itinerary this summer, there are plenty of ways to save money on travel, boarding and eating costs.
As you may or may not know, amusement parks do cost a pretty penny these days. In fact, Disney World’s 6-day adult passes are currently priced at $288 per person. Similarly, children’s tickets are $260 for those between the ages of 3-9 years. Unless you and yours are just visiting for a day, you will need to save money if you truly want to enjoy all the spectacles of the park. With this in mind, here are some ways you can save cash for the summer trip:
As with most amusement parks, outside food is not allowed. While there are plenty of kiosks, snack counters and restaurants on site, you can save money by simply dining at your hotel. In fact, many hotels offer complimentary breakfast and beverage services for guests. You can also check to see if free shuttle services to and from the park is available at your hotel. This is a great way to save on gas, along with taking cabs, buses, or Uber services to the amusement park. Here are a few more ways you can save money while visiting the amusement park: