From the Walt Disney World News and written by: Evily
Halloween and Holiday-themed cruises set sail from Florida, New York, California and Texas
CELEBRATION, Fla. – In fall 2021, Disney Cruise Line will return to favorite destinations on a variety of itineraries, including sailings to the Caribbean, the Bahamas, Mexico, Bermuda and Canada. Throughout the season, families will enjoy an extra sprinkling of holiday fun with itineraries featuring Halloween on the High Seas and Very Merrytime Cruises across the entire fleet.
Halloween on the High Seas returns to Disney Cruise Line in early September through October 2021. On select sailings across the fleet, guests are treated to Disney characters in their Halloween costumes, lively entertainment, ghoulish food and beverage offerings, seasonal kids’ activities and a ghostly ship takeover with elaborate decor and a magical pumpkin tree.
From early November through December, the Disney Cruise Line fleet is decked from bow-to-stern with holiday cheer and entertainment during Very Merrytime Cruises. Holiday magic is unwrapped for the whole family with a tree lighting ceremony, festive activities, Santa and Mrs. Claus, culinary offerings unique to the season and favorite characters in their finest holiday attire.
Bookings open to the public on July 30, 2020. More details on 2021 itineraries can be found on the Ports and Itineraries page of disneycruise.com.
Tropical Escapes from Florida
In fall 2021, the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy continue sailing guest-favorite itineraries to the Bahamas and Caribbean from Port Canaveral, while the Disney Magic returns to Miami in early November with a variety of itineraries.
The Disney Magic’s lineup includes three-, four- and five-night Bahamian sailings and five- and six-night Western Caribbean cruises. All cruises feature a day at Castaway Cay, Disney’s private island paradise. Other ports of call on Bahamian voyages include Nassau, Bahamas and Key West, Florida while Grand Cayman and Cozumel, Mexico headline the Western Caribbean itineraries.
The Disney Dream sails three- and four-night cruises to Nassau and Castaway Cay. These sailings make for the perfect family getaway, combining the magic of Disney with the fun of a tropical cruise vacation.
The Disney Fantasy sails seven-night Caribbean voyages, with every cruise including a stop at Castaway Cay. Eastern Caribbean itineraries visit the Virgin Islands of Tortola and St. Thomas, and Western Caribbean cruises call on Cozumel; Falmouth, Jamaica; and Grand Cayman. These weeklong experiences allow for even more family fun as guests make memories aboard their Disney cruise ship and at port in renowned tropical destinations.
In November, the Disney Fantasy sails two special three- and five-nights Bahamian cruises, visiting Nassau and Castaway Cay. The five-night itinerary features two visits to Disney’s private island.
Sailings to Bermuda and Canada from New York
The Disney Magic returns to New York in late September 2021 for a variety of departures to Bermuda and a special cruise to Canada.
Five special five-night cruises include two days in Bermuda, allowing extra time for guests to indulge in the island nation’s famous pink-sand beaches, world-class shopping, abundant water activities and distinctive blend of British and Caribbean culture.
A single six-night voyage transports guests to Canada’s charming seaport cities of Saint John, New Brunswick and Halifax, Nova Scotia. The cruise also includes a stop in Bar Harbor, Maine.
In late October, a special five-night voyage sets sail from New York to San Juan, Puerto Rico. The itinerary includes stops in Bermuda and Tortola.
Baja and Mexican Riviera Voyages from California
In October 2021, the Disney Wonder sets sail for a special engagement in San Diego, where guests embark on voyages ranging from three to seven nights to Baja and the Mexican Riviera. Baja itineraries highlight the region’s famous beaches and exciting water activities with calls on Cabo San Lucas and Ensenada, Mexico. An exclusive seven-night Mexican Riviera sailing features the snorkeling and scuba diving hot spots of Puerto Vallarta, Mazatlan and Cabo San Lucas.
Disney Cruise Line guests can enrich their experience by combining select San Diego-based cruises with a pre-cruise package from Adventures by Disney, a leader in family guided group vacations. During this three-night itinerary, guests embark on a rare behind-the-magic visit to The Walt Disney Studios and Disney Archives, a private tour of Walt Disney Imagineering and special access to the place where it all began — the Disneyland Resort.
Vacations to Bahamas and Caribbean from Texas
Beginning November, the Disney Wonder makes Galveston its home port for a series of sailings to the Caribbean and Bahamas, with options from four to six nights. Caribbean cruises include stops in Cozumel and Grand Cayman. Bahamian itineraries include stops in Castaway Cay and Key West.
Transatlantic, Panama Canal and Special Itineraries
In September, the Disney Magic sets sail on a special 11-night transatlantic voyage from Dover, England to New York. The cruise includes stops in Bermuda and two new ports of call in Northern Spain, Bilbao and La Coruna.
In November, the Disney Magic travels from San Juan, to Miami on a special four-night cruise that includes stops in Castaway Cay and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic – a new port of call for Disney Cruise Line.
Also, in November, the Disney Wonder embarks on a 14-night Panama Canal itinerary from San Diego to Galveston. Ports of call include Cabo San Lucas; Puerto Vallarta; Grand Cayman; Cozumel; and Cartagena, Colombia.
To learn more about Disney Cruise Line or to book a vacation, guests can visit disneycruise.com, call Disney Cruise Line at 888-325-2500 or contact their travel agent.