Disney Cruise Line will offer families a variety of vacations in summer 2023, including cruises to new and favorite ports of call around the world. From the glaciers of Alaska to the Greek isles, beaches of Bermuda and fjords of Norway, these summer destinations will offer adventure and excitement. Plus, for the first time ever, families will have the opportunity to sail around the Mediterranean and British Isles on the Disney Dream during its first season in Europe.
“We are thrilled to have five ships at sea in summer 2023 with a wide array of destinations for families to enjoy,” said Sharon Siskie, senior vice president & general manager of Disney Cruise Line, in a press statement. “These Disney Cruise Line sailings will take families on summer adventures in ways that only Disney can do, delighting guests of all ages with dazzling entertainment, world-class dining, unique character encounters, the ease and indulgence of carefree days at sea and the uncompromising guest service that defines a Disney vacation.”
Disney Dream Marks Inaugural Season in Europe
For its first-ever summer season in Europe, the Disney Dream will call on a wide variety of destinations among the most treasured in the world. With sailings anywhere from four to 11 nights, the Disney Dream will sail from Barcelona and Rome to ports of call throughout the Mediterranean, including a first-ever 7-night sailing to the Greek Isles with stops in Santorini and Mykonos.
Late summer/early fall departures of the Disney Dream from Southampton will feature cruises to destinations including Spain, France, the British Isles, Norway and Iceland. New ports of call include La Rochelle, France and two new ports in Norway—Skjolden, home to natural attractions, and Sandnes, a small city just outside the metropolis of Stavanger known for its outdoor activities.
Summer 2023 sailings to Alaska
The natural beauty of Alaska will combine with the magic of Disney on 5-, 7- and 9-night sailings on the Disney Wonder from Vancouver, Canada. Beginning in May, cruisers will be invited to discover exciting ports like Ketchikan and Skagway, with their prehistoric glaciers, gold mining relics and spectacular land- and sea-life. Three Alaskan itineraries call at Icy Strait Point, home to a coastal rainforest, wilderness tours and—for thrill-seekers—ziplining above the treetops.
Tropical Escapes to the Bahamas and Caribbean
Tropical isles throughout the Bahamas and Caribbean will await guests on three Disney Cruise Line ships from Florida in summer 2023.
For its first full summer of sailing, the Disney Wish will homeport in Port Canaveral near Orlando for a series of 3- and 4-night Bahamas cruises to Nassau and Disney’s private island, Castaway Cay. The Disney Wish will feature exciting new additions including Disney’s first “Frozen”-themed theatrical dining experience and AquaMouse, a wild water adventure and first-ever Disney attraction at sea.
Port Canaveral will also be the departure point for the Disney Fantasy for sailings ranging in length from five to 10 nights. In addition to 7-night cruises to popular ports in the eastern and western Caribbean, guests will also be able to experience a 5-night Bahamian sailing with back-to-back calls at Castaway Cay, a 10-night southern Caribbean itinerary to the islands of Aruba and Bonaire and an 8-night cruise featuring two days in Bermuda.
The Disney Magic will make its summer home in Miami for an assortment of exciting destinations. Starting May 27, the Disney Magic will sail 4-night Bahamas cruises and 5-night western Caribbean voyages, followed by two 7-night sailings in July to the eastern and western Caribbean. Select summer voyages aboard the Disney Magic will include double days at Castaway Cay.
Bookings open to the public on May 9, 2022. For more information, visit the Summer 2023 itineraries page of disneycruise.com.