When you book a Disney trip of any kind, there is always the question of do you keep it a secret from the kids or family members, or do you include them in the excitement. We have come across many surprise Disney trip ideas over the past few years as we have been going to Walt Disney World.
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For us personally, we have booked four trips to Walt Disney World, the first in 2014 when we didn’t tell Abby we were going until a month before. We gave her a personalised balloon in a Disney castle box.
We have literally just booked again and this time she knew about it before we booked. There are so many pros to finding different surprise Disney trip ideas, as the look on faces when the reveal happens is priceless.
Pop Up Card
A pop up Disney inspired card is a great way to catch attention from people when you want that slow recognition on their faces that something big is happening. I love this ideas for children especially as they take their time to read the message you have written inside the card.
Mickey and Minnie Balloons
Can you imagine walking into a room with large helium Mickey and Minnie Mouse balloons waiting for you. This would certainly get a great reaction
I love light boxes and think they have so many fun opportunities for messages. A Light box would work really well with a surprise Disney trip ideas message added to it. Perhaps it could be left to see if the recipient of the surprise notices.
A photo message would be a lovely keep sake for a surprise Disney trip idea. It can be personalised to include what is special to you and your loved ones going on the Disney trip with you.
As I mentioned we had a personalised balloon for our first surprise Disney trip idea. This worked really well and even when the helium had gone out of it, we have still kept the balloon as a memory of our holiday to Walt Disney World.
When putting together a surprise Disney trip reveal box, I think tickets are a good thing to give. Often now, all tickets for Disney are linked on Magic Bands, or you collect them when you arrive, so it’s nice to give something physical.
Everyone loves a new mug don’t they. I often take special personalised mugs to work to use at my desk. This way I get to remember the surprise Disney trip reveal memories every time I look at it.
Last but not least on my reveal list of surprise Disney trip ideas is a countdown plaque. These are so much fun and can then be used for the remainder of the countdown getting all the family involved.
That’s my list of surprise Disney trip ideas for revealing a Disney trip to your loved ones. Have you tried any of the above?