Disneyland Paris is about for a phased reopening beginning on July 15 with enhanced well being and security protocols. The theme park may also be launching a brand new on-line reservation system to handle attendance.
The protocols, which have been greenlit by the French authorities and well being authorities, in addition to French labor unions, will restrict on attendance and require superior ticketing and reservations to assist management visitor density and respect bodily distancing.
As a results of these well being pointers, some experiences, reveals or occasions received’t be obtainable or could also be modified, notably Disney Stars on Parade and Disney Illuminations which can return at a later date. The Lion King: Rhythms of the Pride Lands and Jungle Book Jive, in the meantime, will return later in the summertime.
France was in full lockdown for over two months and restrictions have been progressively lifted since mid-May. Restaurants, bars and gardens reopened on June 2, whereas film theaters did so right now, June 22, after a three-month shutdown.
In the second part of its reopening, Disneyland Paris will reopen a number of different Disney lodges, together with Disney’s Hotel Cheyenne on July 20, Disney’s Hotel Santa Fe on Aug.3, and the Disneyland Hotel on Sept. 7. Disney’s Sequoia Lodge Hotel and Disney’s Davy Crocket Ranch, in the meantime, will stay closed in the course of the summer season with reopening dates introduced at a later time.
“All of us at Disneyland Paris are excited to be on the path to reopening over the next few weeks,” stated Natacha Rafalski, the president of Disneyland Paris.
“Making magic means even more, as we reflect on the resilience of our cast members and community, the enthusiasm of our guests and fans, and the positive momentum of many reopenings in the tourism industry across Europe,” added Rafalski.
Sophie Huberson, the manager director of SNELAC, the group representing theme parks, leisure and cultural areas in France, pointed that Disneyland Paris is “one of the main tourism destinations in Europe and largest single site employer in France reopen to guests and its employees.”
“This is an important milestone for the tourism and leisure industry in France and will be a critical step in our industry’s recovery,” stated Huberson.