Why We Love: Disney Skyliner

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Climb aboard the Disney Skyliner to enjoy a magical ride high above Walt Disney World resort

Only Walt Disney World can make transportation between parks and resorts into an attraction. Guests have loved riding the monorail at Walt Disney World for decades, and have even managed to memorize both the English and Spanish translations of the ‘Please Stay Clear of the Doors’ warning that you hear before the monorail starts (Por favor manténgase alejado de las puertas).

Introduced in 2019, the Disney Skyliner has quickly become the newest transportation option that is an attraction itself. The Skyliner offers a unique and magical way to explore the resort while providing stunning aerial views of the parks and surrounding landscapes, while also connecting several resorts directly to a park. In this post, we will dig into the reasons why we love Disney’s Skyliner and why it has quickly become a beloved favorite among guests.

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Breathtaking Aerial Views

One of the most compelling reasons to adore the Disney Skyliner is the breathtaking aerial views it offers. As you soar above the treetops and waterways, you get a bird’s-eye view of the iconic theme parks and several several resorts. The panoramic vistas from the gondola cabins create unforgettable memories and photo opportunities, making it a unique experience that sets Disney’s Skyliner apart from other forms of transportation.

Efficient and Time-Saving

Disney’s Skyliner not only provides a scenic journey but also offers an efficient and time-saving way to travel between different locations within the resort. With multiple stations connecting popular spots like Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort, Disney’s Riviera Resort, Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, and Disney’s Pop Century Resort, guests can seamlessly hop between parks and resorts, avoiding the sometimes-crowded buses and long wait times.

Immersive Themes

Attention to detail shines through in the Disney Skyliner design. Each gondola cabin is themed to various Disney movies and characters, creating an immersive experience right from the moment you step inside. Whether you find yourself traveling with Moana, Buzz Lightyear, or even Mickey Mouse himself, the unique cabin themes add an extra layer of magic to the journey, delighting passengers of all ages.

Romantic Nighttime Rides

As the sun sets and the stars twinkle above, the Disney Skyliner transforms into a romantic and captivating experience. Nighttime rides provide a magical ambiance, with the theme parks’ twinkling lights adding to the enchantment. It’s the perfect way to end a magical day at Walt Disney World, creating memories that will be cherished for years to come. You can even plan a romantic date night by paring a ride on the Skyliner with dinner at Topolino’s Terrace – Flavors of the Riviera, which offers a Signature Dining experience at dinner, featuring elevated French- and Italian-inspired cuisine with a required dress code.

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Disney’s Skyliner has quickly become a beloved part of the Walt Disney World experience, enchanting guests with its stunning views, efficient transportation, immersive themes, and magical charm. Whether you’re a first-time visitor or a seasoned traveler, riding the Disney Skyliner is an essential part of the Disney adventure. The gondola journey not only provides a convenient way to travel but also adds an extra dose of wonder and excitement, making it a must-do experience for anyone visiting resort. So, the next time you find yourself in the most magical place on earth, don’t forget to take to the skies on Disney’s Skyliner for an unforgettable and enchanting ride above the clouds.

Know Before You Go:

Hours of Operation

  • Disney Skyliner will be available each day one hour before Early Theme Park Entry begins at EPCOT or Disney’s Hollywood Studios
  • Disney Skyliner will close each day 90 minutes after EPCOT or Disney’s Hollywood Studios closes
  • On nights when EPCOT or Disney’s Hollywood Studios offers Extended Evening Hours, Disney Skyliner will close one hour after they close*

*During this time, Disney Skyliner will only offer transportation to Disney’s Riviera Resort and Disney’s BoardWalk Resort. The route that moves between Disney’s Caribbean Beach Resort, Disney’s Pop Century Resort and Disney’s Art of Animation Resort will be unavailable.

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