Kids of all ages can’t resist the magic of seeing their favorite Characters at the Disney Parks. From heroes to loveable sidekicks, we’ve made it easier than ever for you to find some of your favorite friends. Remember, as a Disney Visa® Cardmember, you have access to exclusive Character Experiences at our private Cardmember locations.1,2 This handy collection of maps will help you find these locations throughout the Parks. Talk about getting even closer to the magic!

And remember, the Disneyland Mobile App (Apple and Android) and the My Disney Experience App (Apple and Android) have up-to-date information on any possible changes, so be sure to consult these during your visit!3 On Twitter? Use @WDWToday and @DisneylandToday to ask questions to Cast and get real-time answers!

Disneyland® Park

Let this Disneyland® Park guide lead you to some great Disney Character Experiences! Disney Visa Cardmembers take note: in addition to Character Experiences with classic Characters like Mickey and Minnie, there is an exclusive Character Experience location just for you!2 Prepare for a face-to-face with the infamous member of the Star Wars™ dark side, Darth Vader.

Here are some must-knows from our guide:

  • Who to meet: Chip, Dale, Aladdin, Darth Vader, and more!
  • Where to meet them: Town Square, Aladdin’s Oasis, Star Wars Launch Bay

Cardmember Tip: After working up an appetite resisting the Force of Darth Vader, head to French Market Restaurant where you can get 10% off your dining experience.4

Disney California Adventure® Park

This celebration of the Golden State has some golden Character Experience opportunities. Even the stars of Frozen come out to enjoy the California sun! Disney California Adventure® Park is where you’ll also find some of your favorite Disney·Pixar Characters. And Hollywood Land is calling all Disney Visa Cardmembers for an exclusive Character Experience location.2

Disney California Adventure Map

Here are some must-knows from our guide:

  • Who to meet: Anna & Elsa, Mickey & Minnie and more!
  • Where to meet them: Hollywood Land, Buena Vista Street

Cardmember Tip: After you’ve greeted all the Characters, get a reservation at the Wine Country Trattoria for dinner where you can receive 10% off your dining experience!4

Magic Kingdom® Park

From Mickey’s pals to fairy tale princesses, master this map for multiple moments to make some magic! Take a walk through Town Square and you’re likely to run into classic favorites like Mickey Mouse and Pluto. Or take a bow as you stroll into Princess Fairytale Hall where you could meet princesses a’plenty like Aurora, Rapunzel, Tiana and Cinderella. No matter where you are in Magic Kingdom® Park, you’re sure to encounter some very magical Characters!

Map Magic Kingdom Park

Here are some must-knows from our guide:

  • Who to meet: Ariel, Tinker Bell, Peter Pan and more!
  • Where to meet them: Fantasyland, Town Square, Never Land Map

Cardmember Tip: Grab a Disney FastPass+ to improve your chances of meeting as many princesses as possible, but first, stop by a gift shop like Castle Couture or The Emporium to pick out a princess outfit!5 Cardmembers receive 10% off select merchandise purchases of $50 or more at select locations throughout the Parks.6


Step into Epcot® and take a tour around the world. Share a curtsy with your favorite princesses like Elsa, Snow White and Belle or snap a photo with cuddly Characters like Baymax and Donald Duck. Disney Visa Cardmembers can take part in an exclusive Character Experience when they head to the Disney Visa Photo Spot.2

Epcot Map

Here are some must-knows from our guide:

  • Who to meet: Mulan, Alice, Aladdin and more!
  • Where to meet them: China Formal Gardens, United Kingdom, Morocco

Cardmember Tip: After spending time with a beloved Character, venture into Future World for lunch at Coral Reef Restaurant, where you can save 10% off lunch as you get up close and personal with sharks and tropical fish!4

Disney’s Hollywood Studios®

The glitz and glam of Hollywood’s Golden Age awaits with classic Character Experiences with Daisy Duck, Donald Duck and Pluto. Disney Visa Cardmembers can take it a step further and go behind the scenes and into the Star Wars galaxy for an exclusive Cardmember Character Experience location with Kylo Ren!2

Disney's Hollywood Studios Map

Here are some must-knows from our guide:

  • Who to meet: Kylo Ren, Chewbacca, Doc McStuffins and more!
  • Where to meet them: Star Wars Launch Bay, Animation Courtyard

Cardmember Tip: After you visit the exclusive Star Wars Character Experience location, move from the dark side over to light fare at The Hollywood Brown Derby Restaurant where you’ll enjoy 10% off your dining experience most days!4

Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park

For some up-close meetings with some of your favorite Disney Characters, take a walk on the wild side at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Theme Park! Use this guide to prepare your whole family—and your camera—for some very exciting encounters!

Disney Animal Kingdom Map

  • Who to meet: Baloo, Pocahontas, Rafiki
  • Where to meet them: Upcountry Landing, Character Landing, Conservation Station

Cardmember Tip: Cardmembers save 10% on select merchandise purchases of $50 or more at select locations in Walt Disney World® Resort.6 Plus, there’s an added magic touch to souvenirs at Disney’s Animal Kingdom® Park: some of the merch you can save on is made from recycled materials! By showing your green side, you’ll be close to all of Earth’s animals after getting up close to your favorite Disney critters!

We hope these maps help you make the most of your Character Experiences. Disney Visa Cardholders remember: you don’t have to use the Force to stand toe-to-toe with Kylo Ren or Darth Vader in a private, one-on-one Character Experience location—you just have to use your Disney Visa Card!2