Due to high demand, Shanghai Disney Resort parking lots will be at or near full capacity during the weekends and holidays. Guests visiting Shanghai Disneyland and Disneytown are advised to take the metro, taxi or other public transportation.
Zootopia has officially opened at Shanghai Disneyland on December 20. As we continue to manage maximum capacity for each area of our resort, and in anticipation of high demand to visit Zootopia during its opening period, please understand that admission to Zootopia or its new attraction “Zootopia: Hot Pursuit” may not be secured for every guest who enters Shanghai Disneyland. However, guests will be able to encounter multiple new experiences with a Zootopia touch throughout the park, including decoration, entertainment, food & beverage and merchandise.

Please also note that overnight queuing for entry to Shanghai Disneyland on any day is not permitted. Guests are encouraged to plan their trip accordingly.

In the opening phase, we expect that pauses and brief downtimes may occur from time to time in the new attraction “Zootopia: Hot Pursuit”. Downtimes may occur for a variety of reasons due to the complexity of the ride system and built-in safety features, based on industry requirements and best practices. In the event of downtime, guests will be required to evacuate according to onsite cast members' instructions. Operation of the attraction will be resumed after the completion of all necessary procedures. We appreciate the understanding and cooperation of our guests during this opening period.

Enchanted Storybook Castle


Shanghai Disneyland


Guests Can Be

Any Height

Age Interest

All Ages

With welcoming, majestic towers that soar to the skies, this fantastical palace brings legendary Disney storytelling to life.

Wishes, Wonders and Dreams

Celebrate the largest Disney castle in history—a fairy-tale world resplendent with pomp, circumstance and pure pixie dust. Truly the crowning jewel of Shanghai Disneyland, this is the only royal residence that celebrates all the Disney Princesses. Everywhere you look, their stories unfold.

Magnificent mosaics depict all 4 seasons through the tales of Tiana, Merida, Rapunzel, Elsa and Anna. An illuminated marquee reveals motifs attributed to Belle, Cinderella and Snow White. From golden spires adorned with auspicious symbols to a Renaissance-style entrance that defines grandeur, Disney magic is infused in every architectural detail—even the castle walls exude an air of regalia!

By integrating Chinese elements that signify harmony, prosperity and purity of heart and mind, Disney continues its timeless tradition of providing unique experiences that thrill the imagination.

Come and explore everything Enchanted Storybook Castle offers, including:

Please note: the entrance to Voyage of the Crystal Grotto is located in Fantasyland.

May We Have the Honor of Your Presence?

Rub elbows with royalty at a Character Greetings event featuring some of your favorite Disney Princesses. Making wishes, breaking spells, finding true love—their fairy-tales may be different, but now the stories of each blue-blooded heroine live “happily ever after” under one stained-glass ceiling.

A kingdom unlike any other, Enchanted Storybook Castle is the only Disney theme park castle dedicated to all the Princesses. Don’t miss your chance to step into the flower-filled Storybook Court, practice those curtsies and pose for photos with one of your favorites by a stately jade rendering of the castle—it’s the perfect backdrop for memories that reign supreme.

A Whole New World

Experience the impressive elegance of a castle that fuels the imagination, fuses cultures and continues Disney’s rich legacy. When Disneyland Park opened over 60 years ago, Sleeping Beauty Castle became the shining icon that represented “dreams come true.”

Inspired by Germany’s real-life Neuschwanstein castle, the original attraction set the standard for future Disney theme park castles at Magic Kingdom park in Walt Disney World Resort, Tokyo Disneyland, Disneyland Paris, Hong Kong Disneyland and now, Shanghai Disneyland.

From the 4-story aristocratic turrets to the magnificence of its glistening Crystal Grotto, Enchanted Storybook Castle invites kids of all ages to discover the magic within—it’s almost as if you can hear Walt Disney whisper, “To all that come to this happy place, welcome.”

Royal Banquet Hall

Delight in a delicious storybook-style feast that unfolds on your plate like an epicurean adventure. At Royal Banquet Hall, Disney Princesses add a touch of majesty as they welcome royal watchers during this divine Character Dining experience.

You may even come face-to-face with a few other Disney Character VIPs in regal attired as they visit you at your table!

Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique

Give your young royal a Disney Princess makeover, courtesy of her very own Fairy Godmother in Training! At Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique, head-to-toe pampering includes hair styling, makeup, accessories and costumes suitable for any castle-worthy occasion.

Golden Fairytale Fanfare

Fall in love, dare to dream and catch the adventure—all on one stage! Celebrate the songs and stories of Snow White, Ariel, Jasmine, Merida, and Anna and Elsa at Golden Fairytale Fanfare, a breathtaking pageant packed with eye-popping costumes and memorable music.

ILLUMINATE! A Nighttime Celebration

State-of-the-art technology is woven into a performance of light and shadow, creating a magical dream of the light inside of you. The show utilizes projection mapping, pyro, flames, fountains, lasers, and lighting to give you a fully immersive experience.

Follow your favorite princesses, heroes and friends on a story of light and dreams. The future is ours to illuminate – let our childlike spirit shine bright for a future filled with light.

“Once Upon a Time” Adventure

Enter an enchanted dimension filled with wonder, magic and your favorite fairy-tale characters! Climb the castle stairs and pass through a portal into Snow White’s storybook world—meet friends, face enemies and join her amazing “Once Upon a Time” Adventure

Voyage to the Crystal Grotto

Deep beneath Enchanted Storybook Castle, a waterfront excursion awaits those thirsty for adventure! Journey to Voyage to the Crystal Grotto, a spectacular cavern where the tales of Aladdin, Ariel, Belle, Rapunzel, Mulan and the Sorcerer’s Apprentice come alive in a dazzling display of music, light and wonder!

Please note: the entrance to Voyage of the Crystal Grotto is located in Fantasyland.

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