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Tokyo Disney Resort - The Best Photo Locations
Written by Sawada Tomomi
This article features the recommended photo locations inside the Tokyo Disney Resort. The picture taken here will be ideal for sharing on your social media!
Tokyo Disney Resort consists of Tokyo Disneyland and Tokyo DisneySea. Each have their own seven worlds along with Cinderella's Castle in the center of Disneyland and Mt. Prometheus from DisneySea.
Each theme park has its own fun attractions, but they both also have wonderful photo locations scattered around. Why not take this great opportunity to take a perfect picture in these great spots? This time, we will introduce you to some social media perfect photo spots in the Tokyo Disney Resort.
1. A Memorable Photo at "Mickey's House and Meet Mickey"
At Tokyo Disney Resort, there are many places where you can find character greeting (*1) spots. However, it is very difficult to take photos or even get close to the famous Mickey Mouse.
But if you go to "Mickey's House and Meet Mickey", you will be guaranteed to get a photo with Mickey! Being able to take a photo with the ever-popular Mickey Mouse would definitely be a memorable shot.
*1 Character greeting: The locations and times you can meet and take photos with various Disney characters.
Toon Town where Mickey's House and Meet Mickey is located has many spots to take fun photos. In this town where Mickey, Minnie and other characters live, there are funny tricks and gimmicks all over. This is a great place to go around and find your favorite photo spot.
2. The Classic Shot in Front of Cinderella's Castle
The symbol of Tokyo Disneyland is Cinderella's Fairy Tale Hall. It is a well known photo spot where most likely everyone who visits takes a picture. Go up the stairs and lean over the banister to pose or sit in the area in front of the castle and take a selfie with your smartphone propped on your bag! Get creative to take the best shot.
3. Join the Three-Eyed Character, "Little Green Men"
The Little Green Men are popular characters from Toy Story. The best spot to take a photo with them is near the cute structure by Buzz Lightyear's Astro Blaster. Why not mingle with them yourself?
4. A Photo with "The Other Disney", The Creator of Many Characters and Stories
The creator of Disney is Walt Disney. At Tokyo Disneyland, you will be able to find a statue of someone very close to Walt. The statue of Roy O. Disney, his older brother can be found near the entrance to the World Bazaar. He is seated with Minnie Mouse and is found waving with a warm smile.
It was originally placed in the Magic Kingdom in Florida, but it was sent to Tokyo on April 15, 2008 to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Tokyo Disneyland. You can take a great photo sitting next to him on the bench.
Tokyo Disney Sea
5. Mount Prometheus in the Background
The recommended spot to capture the perfect shot with the powerful symbol of Disney Sea, Mount Prometheus, is in front of the Mediterranean Harbor Dock. At night, it is also a popular location for photos with a more mature feel.
6. Become Woody and Jessie
A popular attraction in Tokyo Disney Sea is Toy Story Mania. There is a panel in front of this attraction where you can ride Ham and Bulls Eye. Make yourself feel like Woody and Jessie to take a fun looking photo.
7. A Great View of Disney Sea from S.S. Columbia
Photo courtesy of ©Disney
The luxury ship station in the American Waterfront Area of Tokyo Disney Sea is the S.S. Columbia. This ship is not just a decoration. You can spend a luxurious time here inside the lounge and restaurant.
If you step out onto the deck, you can enjoy a wonderful view of Disney Sea. Why not take a shot of this great scenery?
Small Tips That Are Good to Know
Inside the park, you will also find signs for other recommended photo spots to take pretty pictures. Photos taken at these locations are sure to become very memorable ones.
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