The BEST Episodes of Elena of Avalor

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Mar 22, 2020

Network: Disney Channel

Elena of Avalor tells the story of a brave teenager who has saved her kingdom from an evil sorceress and must now learn to rule as a crown princess until she’s old enough to be queen.

The Magic Within

#1 - The Magic Within

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Oct 13, 2019

On the eve of Carnaval, Elena attempts to capture Avalor’s most dangerous villain and falls into an ancient well of magic crystals, giving her new magical abilities.

star 8.83
6 votes
The Last Laugh

#2 - The Last Laugh

Season 3 - Episode 16 - Aired Nov 22, 2019

Naomi has second thoughts about her role on the Grand Council after her childhood friend, Veronica, visits.

star 8.67
3 votes
Festival of Lights

#3 - Festival of Lights

Season 3 - Episode 17 - Aired Dec 6, 2019

A royal family from the Latino Jewish kingdom of Galonia is shipwrecked off the coast of Avalor on their way home to celebrate Hanukkah, so Elena invites them to the palace to celebrate their cherished holiday and learn about their traditions.

star 8.67
3 votes
Sugar Rush

#4 - Sugar Rush

Season 3 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 18, 2019

When Elena has trouble making time for family, Luisa convinces her to reopen the family chocolate shop.

star 8.20
5 votes
Flower of Light

#5 - Flower of Light

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Oct 16, 2019

When two mischievous spirits try to ruin Día de los Muertos, Elena teams up with her childhood friend Felicia to travel to the spirit world and save the holiday.

star 8.00
2 votes
Navidad

#6 - Navidad

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Dec 9, 2016

Elena brings all the communities of Avalor together to share each other's holiday traditions. But when a Doña Paloma scheme causes an overly competitive atmosphere, Elena sets off on a traditional "parranda" and carols through the city to remind everyone of the true spirit of Navidad.

star 7.96
273 votes
Directors: Nathan Chew
Writers: Craig Gerber
Crystal in the Rough

#7 - Crystal in the Rough

Season 1 - Episode 14 - Aired Mar 11, 2017

On Isabel’s first day of school, she tries changing herself in order to fit in on a field trip to the Crystal Caverns.

star 7.83
145 votes
Directors: Nathan Chew
Writers: Mercedes Valle
Shapeshifters

#8 - Shapeshifters

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Mar 10, 2018

Convinced that she must personally search for Shuriki, Elena shapeshifts into a jaquin but becomes framed for a crime she didn't commit.

star 7.83
29 votes
Directors: Nathan Chew
Writers: Laurie Israel
The Jewel of Maru

#9 - The Jewel of Maru

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Oct 14, 2017

On Día de los Muertos, Elena meets a Maruvian ghost named Amaláy who stands watch over the powerful Jewel of Maru.

star 7.80
100 votes
A Spy in the Palace

#10 - A Spy in the Palace

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Nov 25, 2017

While in disguise, Carla infiltrates the castle to try and steal Elena's mother's tiara.

star 7.80
50 votes
Two Left Fins

#11 - Two Left Fins

Season 2 - Episode 20 - Aired Jan 19, 2019

After being invited to attend his first Royal Retreat, Prince Marzel tries hard to impress and accidentally turns the visiting kings into Sirenas.

star 7.69
13 votes
Flight of the Jaquins

#12 - Flight of the Jaquins

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Mar 4, 2017

Skylar is chosen to help train three young jaquins to protect the Kingdom of Avalanche.

star 7.67
180 votes
Directors: Robb Pratt
Writers: Becca Topol
Royal Rivalry

#13 - Royal Rivalry

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Oct 28, 2017

Elena invites a princess from a neighboring kingdom to Avalor hoping to repair an old alliance.

star 7.65
95 votes
Realm of the Jaquins

#14 - Realm of the Jaquins

Season 1 - Episode 21 - Aired Aug 12, 2017

Elena travels to the realm of the jaquins, but unknowingly puts Avalor in danger.

star 7.65
89 votes
Directors: Elliot M. Bour
Writers: Craig Gerber, Silvia Olivas
The Curse of El Guapo

#15 - The Curse of El Guapo

Season 2 - Episode 3 - Aired Nov 11, 2017

When Captain Sandoval retires, a skill competition is used to select his successor. Gabe is possessed by the spirit of a sword of a former General called El Guapo and acts like a jerk during the competition.

star 7.65
68 votes
My Fair Naomi

#16 - My Fair Naomi

Season 1 - Episode 18 - Aired May 6, 2017

When Elena finds out that her best friend Naomi's sixteenth birthday is coming up, she decides to throw her a Royal Quinceanera at the palace! But when Naomi becomes obsessed with having the perfect party, their friendship is put to the test.

star 7.64
143 votes
Directors: Robb Pratt
Writers: Maria Escobedo
A Day to Remember

#17 - A Day to Remember

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Oct 16, 2016

Elena learns she has the ability to see ghosts and helps the spirit of an elderly woman mend the rift between her grandchildren and save the family restaurant.

star 7.63
279 votes
Directors: Elliot M. Bour
Writers: Silvia Olivas
The Scepter of Light

#18 - The Scepter of Light

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Nov 4, 2016

When a moth fairy tries to bring "the gift of eternal darkness" to Avalor during a solar eclipse, Elena must learn how to control the magic in her royal scepter.

star 7.59
255 votes
Directors: Robb Pratt
Writers: Mercedes Valle, Tom Rogers
Captain Turner Returns

#19 - Captain Turner Returns

Season 1 - Episode 16 - Aired Apr 8, 2017

Naomi's mom gets a new job in their old kingdom. Naomi and Elena try to convince her not to move the family away from Avalor.

star 7.58
143 votes
Directors: Nathan Chew
Writers: Kaita Mpambara
Spirit Monkey Business

#20 - Spirit Monkey Business

Season 1 - Episode 19 - Aired Jun 30, 2017

Elena must rescue Mateo when an unruly spirit monkey launches him into the Spirit World.

star 7.57
133 votes
Directors: Nathan Chew
Writers: Tom Rogers
The Race for the Realm

#21 - The Race for the Realm

Season 2 - Episode 10 - Aired Jul 14, 2018

Elena races to Vallestrella to find the missing pieces of the Scepter of Night befor Shuriki can get her hands on them.

star 7.56
16 votes
Island of Youth

#22 - Island of Youth

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 12, 2016

While the castle is preparing a surprise party for Esteban, Elena and Mateo take him sailing to an island where the Fountain of Youth is located. Elena and Mateo must save Esteban when he drinks too much water and becomes younger.

star 7.55
391 votes
Directors: Nathan Chew
Writers: Becca Topol
Prince Too Charming

#23 - Prince Too Charming

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Sep 16, 2016

Elena sets aside her royal duties; a gigantic wooden totem creature called the Yacalli based on a Mayan legend awakens.

star 7.54
334 votes
Directors: Nathan Chew
Writers: Mercedes Valle
Olaball

#24 - Olaball

Season 1 - Episode 12 - Aired Feb 25, 2017

Elena helps coach Gabe when he joins Avalor's Royal "olaball" team despite being a terrible player.

star 7.53
210 votes
Directors: Nathan Chew
Writers: Tom Rogers
All Heated Up

#25 - All Heated Up

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jul 29, 2016

A magical rock's anger threatens to result in a huge eruption and Elena butts heads with the Grand Council over how to deal with it.

star 7.53
477 votes
Directors: Elliot M. Bour
Writers: Tom Rogers