CELEBRATION, FL — Disney Cruise Line will set sail on new itineraries and to new ports, including first-time visits to destinations in Italy and Ireland, starting in summer 2018.
Bookings open to the public on Feb. 23, 2017. More details on 2018 itineraries can be found on the Ports and Itineraries for 2018 page of disneycruise.com.
For the first time Disney Cruise Line is bookending a Med cruise with Barcelona and Rome. On June 16, 2018, the Disney Magic will sail a seven-night cruise from Barcelona to Civitavecchia (Rome) with ports of call including Marseilles and Villefranche and Genoa (Milan), Livorno (Florence, Pisa) and Naples.
On June 23, 2018, the Disney Magic will sail a seven-night itinerary from Civitavecchia (Rome) to Barcelona. Ports visited on this cruise are Naples, Livorno (Florence, Pisa) and Genoa (Milan and Cannes and Marseilles.
Next year marks the first time Disney Cruise Line will call on Genoa. In addition to the two sailings above, a 10-night Mediterranean itinerary sailing from Barcelona on July 7, 2018, will also call on Genoa as well as other popular ports in Italy, France and Spain.
In Ireland, Disney Magic will call on Cork for the first time as part of Disney Cruise Line’s first-ever seven-night British Isles cruise, departing Sept. 2, 2018. Additional ports visited on this sailing include Dublin, Greenock (Scotland) and Liverpool.
Throughout the summer the Disney Magic’s tour of Europe will continue with engagements in the Baltic, Norwegian fjords, British Isles and the Mediterranean.
Meanwhile in 2018 the newly re-imagined Disney Wonder will return to Alaska for the summer season, with departures out of Vancouver. A variety of five-, seven- and nine-night itineraries include Juneau, Skagway, Ketchikan, Icy Strait Point and Tracy Arm Fjord.
And the Disney Fantasy will embark on a special 11-night southern Caribbean itinerary departing June 30, 2018, visiting Aruba, Barbados, Martinique, St. Kitts, Puerto Rico and Castaway Cay.
Castaway Cay, Disney’s private island in the Bahamas, is so popular that in 2018 Disney Dream will sail a series of cruises that include two stops at Castaway Cay.
On June 6, 20, and July 4, Disney Dream will sail from Port Canaveral on four-night cruises to Nassau with two stops at Castaway Cay. On June 1, 10, 15, 24, 29, and July 8, five-night Bahamas cruises onboard Disney Dream will also include two stops at Castaway Cay.