Holidays in Epcot®

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Epcot® showing a bar, street scenes and a city

This awe inspiring theme park celebrates human achievement in the field of science and engineering. Design a future race car, depart on a food safari or fly to Mars on one of the parks many rides.

The name Epcot® stands for Experimental Prototype Community of Tomorrow, a theme park of epic proportions, transporting visitors into the future of human innovation. Spanning a staggering 121 hectares, Epcot® has two main areas: Future World and World Showcase. Visitors are treated to the latest in innovation and technology at Future World, while World Showcase displays a number of pavilions dedicated to 11 different nations. World Showcase exhibits the past and present cultures of nations from around the world, an amazing display of information and history.

Situated an approximate 35 kilometres southwest of downtown Orlando, Epcot® is one of four theme parks at Walt Disney World® Resort. Upon entering the park, you are brought face to face with Epcot®’s famous icon, affectionately known as the “giant golf ball", this gigantic sphere offers visitors the opportunity to take a ride on Spaceship Earth, an in depth journey through the history of human communication.

Reach for the stars at Future World and head down to Mission: SPACE®, an enormous shuttle capsule simulating a flight to Mars. Future World also simulates a hang gliding flight through its attraction Soarin' Around the World. Allowing visitors to sample some of the world's greatest sights, this attraction is a truly breath-taking example of human engineering and flight simulation. Other popular activities include the Test Track®, an attraction fronted by Chevrolet offering visitors the opportunity to design a racing car and put it to the test on a racing track.

For those with big appetites and a taste for international cuisine, World Showcase is the place to be. Stroll through the 11 pavilions and sample each countries fantastically unique cuisine. Pick up a souvenir from each country in the world and enjoy the beautiful scenery surrounding the nearby lagoon.

There is plenty of fun for the kids at the Seas with Nemo & Friends® attraction. With its enormous aquarium, amusement rides and interactive activities, there is much to keep the kids entertained. The Turtle Talk activity is definitely worth seeing, even for adults. This interactive activity offer kids the chance to talk to a turtle from the Disney Pixar movie Finding Nemo.

Visitors should ideally plan for a full day to explore the parks many activities, rides and features. World class accommodation is available in Walt Disney World® Resort. Here, residents can make the most of Extra Magic Hours, a benefit that allows guests extra time to explore the attractions before and after normal opening hours.

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Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
4 out of 5
14651 Chelonia Pkwy, Orlando, FL
The price is AU$291 per night from 28 Nov. to 28 Nov.
Located on a lake, this family-friendly resort is within 6 mi (10 km) of Disney Springs®, Disney's Hollywood Studios® and Epcot®. Walt Disney World® and Magic ...
4.4/5 Wonderful! (2,133 reviews)
"The property and hotel were very nice. The only downfall was that breakfast was not included and in the pricey side. Also, upon leaving the Elevators were not working properly. We need up taking the stairway. Someone was trying to fix the elevators. The room was very nice and spacious."

Reviewed on 24 Nov. 2021

Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
Walt Disney World Dolphin
Walt Disney World Dolphin
4 out of 5
1500 Epcot Resort Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Fully refundableReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$297 per night from 16 Dec. to 16 Dec.
Located in Bay Lake, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course and within 6 mi (10 km) of Epcot®, Disney's Hollywood Studios® and Disney Springs®. Disney's ...
4.3/5 Excellent! (4,421 reviews)
"No indoor mask enforcement. Super loud hallways and rooms."

Reviewed on 26 Nov. 2021

Walt Disney World Dolphin
Walt Disney World Swan
Walt Disney World Swan
4 out of 5
1200 Epcot Resort Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
The price is AU$368 per night from 23 Dec. to 23 Dec.
Located in Bay Lake, this beachfront resort is next to a golf course, 3 mi (4.8 km) from Disney Springs®, and within 6 mi (10 km) of Epcot® and Disney's Hollywood ...
4.4/5 Excellent! (2,264 reviews)
"I appreciated the great attitude and friendly atmosphere all around and they did there best to make us feel comfortable.the only thing I have to complain about are all the hidden fees that the resort has but other than that we enjoyed the stay."

Reviewed on 22 Nov. 2021

Walt Disney World Swan
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Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
4 out of 5
14651 Chelonia Pkwy, Orlando, FL
The price is AU$291 per night from 28 Nov. to 28 Nov.
Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek
Walt Disney World Dolphin
Walt Disney World Dolphin
4 out of 5
1500 Epcot Resort Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
The price is AU$297 per night from 16 Dec. to 16 Dec.
Walt Disney World Dolphin
Walt Disney World Swan
Walt Disney World Swan
4 out of 5
1200 Epcot Resort Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
The price is AU$368 per night from 23 Dec. to 23 Dec.
Walt Disney World Swan
Private Pool/Communal Amenities Full Access/Clean and Modern Townhome/Free WIFI
Private Pool/Communal Amenities Full Access/Clean and Modern Townhome/Free WIFI
200 Epcot Center Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Private Pool/Communal Amenities Full Access/Clean and Modern Townhome/Free WIFI
Solara Resort/10 Mins Disney/Exceptional Home/Private Pool and Spa/Clubhouse
Solara Resort/10 Mins Disney/Exceptional Home/Private Pool and Spa/Clubhouse
200 Epcot Center Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Solara Resort/10 Mins Disney/Exceptional Home/Private Pool and Spa/Clubhouse
Disney's Riviera Resort
Disney's Riviera Resort
3 out of 5
1080 Sea Breeze Dr, Lake Buena Vista, FL
The price is AU$1,106 per night from 28 Nov. to 28 Nov.
Disney's Riviera Resort
Tillies Town - Four Bedroom House, Sleeps 9
Tillies Town - Four Bedroom House, Sleeps 9
1575 Epcot Resorts Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Tillies Town - Four Bedroom House, Sleeps 9
The Anastasia - Six Bedroom House, Sleeps 14
The Anastasia - Six Bedroom House, Sleeps 14
1770 Epcot Resorts Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
The Anastasia - Six Bedroom House, Sleeps 14
Disney's BoardWalk Inn
Disney's BoardWalk Inn
4 out of 5
2101 Epcot Resort Blvd, Lake Buena Vista, FL
Disney's BoardWalk Inn
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.