Disney Cruise Line Opens Summer 2019 next week!
March 2, 2018
Information Provided by Disney Travel Professionals.com
In summer 2019, Disney Cruise Line will sail on new itineraries and to seven new ports in Europe. Plus, adventures continue with sailings to Alaska, the Caribbean and the Bahamas, including new cruise lengths aboard the Disney Fantasy.
New round-trip sailing from Rome
For the first time, Disney Cruise Line Guests can experience the rich history of Rome as a bookend experience in a single cruise. On June 14, 2019, the Disney Magic will sail an eight-night round-trip cruise from Civitavecchia (Rome).
First-time visits to seven new ports in Europe
Disney Cruise Line will call on seven new ports in Europe for the first time in 2019, including Gothenburg and Nynashamn (Stockholm), Sweden; Toulon (Provence) and Brest, France; Cartagena, Spain; Fredericia, Denmark; and Belfast, Northern Ireland. Throughout the summer, the tour of Europe includes engagements in the Baltic, Norwegian fjords, Iceland, British Isles and the Mediterranean.
Return to Alaska
In 2019, the Disney Wonder will return to Alaska for the summer season. A variety of five-, seven- and nine-night itineraries will depart from Vancouver, Canada, with stops in Juneau, Skagway, Ketchikan, Sitka, Icy Strait Point, Hubbard Glacier and Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska, plus Victoria, Canada.
Special Disney Fantasy itineraries to the Caribbean and Bahamas
In addition to seven-night eastern and western Caribbean cruises from Port Canaveral, Florida, the Disney Fantasy will embark on a variety of special itineraries to the Caribbean and Bahamas throughout the summer of 2019. These include a three-night Bahamian cruise departing August 7, a six-night western Caribbean cruise departing June 30, an eight-night southern Caribbean cruise departing June 22, and an 11-night southern Caribbean cruise departing July 27.
More opportunities to explore Disney’s exclusive private island
In 2019, the Disney Dream will sail a series of cruises that include two stops at Castaway Cay so guests can have twice the fun in the sun and enjoy even more of Disney’s award-winning pristine island paradise. These special itineraries are in addition to three- and four-night Bahamian cruises from Port Canaveral that visit Nassau and Castaway Cay.
When Can I Book Summer 2019 Cruises?
Castaway Club members and select Disney Guests can take advantage of the opportunity to book these new cruises before they go on sale to the general public on March 8, 2018.
- Platinum Castaway Club Members and Golden Oak – phone bookings begin March 5, 2018 at 8:00 AM Eastern Time
- Gold Castaway Club Members – phone bookings begin March 6, 2018 at 8:00 AM Eastern Time;
- Silver Castaway Club Members, Adventure Insiders and Disney Vacation Club Members – phone bookings begin March 7, 2018 at 8:00 AM Eastern Time
- All Guests – online and phone bookings begin March 8, 2018.
Guided Experiences with Adventures by Disney
In the summer of 2019, Guests can enrich their vacation experience by combining a European cruise with a pre-cruise package from Adventures by Disney®.
Three-night Short Escape packages are offered in Rome, Copenhagen and Barcelona, allowing families to experience memorable icons in unforgettable ways, such as an after-hours visit to the Vatican Museums in Rome or flamenco dancing.
Families can also enhance select European sailings with an Adventures by Disney package during the cruise. Knowledgeable Adventure Guides lead travelers to experience the best of each port, helping to unlock the wonders of the destination through immersive excursions and off-the-beaten-path adventures. In addition, Guests will enjoy exclusive receptions onboard and concierge service from these dedicated guides throughout the voyage.
These Adventures by Disney offerings are open for booking beginning March 8, 2018. A Vancouver Short Escape will open for booking later this year.
For assistance with your Disney Cruise Line vacation, please contact your Wishes Concierge Travel Experience Architect or use our Request a Quote Form.