The Walt Disney World® Resort is not just for the little ones; the resort has all kinds of adult activities for grown-up fun, too. Whether you’re enjoying great food, drinking delicious cocktails, discovering worldwide culture, or peaking behind the scenes of the magic, it’s no wonder many grown-ups often visit without the kids. From the Expedia Viewfinder travel blog team, here’s our countdown of the Top 5 things to do for adults at Walt Disney World Resort. Start planning your trip here.

Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

Indulge with food, wine, beer, and spirits from around the globe at this annual event. The festival takes place every fall at Epcot Theme Park, bringing you a worldwide international adventure all in one day. Don’t forget to stop by the music stage for concerts throughout the day, as well!

Disney Springs

Downtown Disney has been completely transformed, all the way down to the name! Today, with world-class shopping, one-of-a-kind dining, and incredible entertainment, you could spend days exploring and enjoying the dozens of new sights. Don’t miss Morimoto Asia, a new restaurant by the famed chef.

Behind-the-Scenes Tours

The Backstage Magic Tour takes you to all sorts of insider spots such as the Walt Disney World Nursery. See the famous topiaries being pruned and shaped into your favorite Disney characters. (You might even get a chance to prune a topiary yourself!)

 

 

Trader Sam’s Grog Grotto and Tiki Bar

Head to Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort to sip on tropical drinks and enjoy the island music and ambiance at Trader Sam’s. You might even get a little show when you least expect it. This interactive venue packs quite a few surprises!

Fine Dining

Walt Disney World Resort has a great number of signature restaurants to discover. For one, stop by the California Grill at the Contemporary Resort for exquisite dishes and unbeatable views of Magic Kingdom Park. It’s one of the best spots to watch the nightly fireworks show!

Stay tuned for more Top 5 videos about Walt Disney World Resort. We’ll be sharing additional things to do and places to see throughout 2016. Can’t wait for more? Check out #ExpediaAtDisney on social media to get the latest news.

As a grown-up, what’s your favorite part of Walt Disney World to explore?