Disney Cruise Line Celebrates Summer 2023 with New and Returning Family Adventures

Please note: some posts may contain affiliate links which means our team could earn money if you purchase products from our site
Disney Cruise Line Celebrates Summer 2023
The Disney Wonder cruise ship sails past glaciers in Tracy Arm Fjord as part of its Alaska itinerary. Nestled between 3,000-foot high granite walls, the narrow, twisting Tracy Arm Fjord weaves through the Tongass National Forest for roughly 35 miles. (Diana Zalucky, photographer)

Disney Cruise Line Celebrates Summer 2023 with New and Returning Family Adventures. The excitement is mounting right now with the inaugural sailing of Disney’s Wish coming this summer. Now Disney Cruise Line has released sailings around the world for the summer of 2023, making us even more excited for what’s ahead on DCL.

Disney Cruise Line will offer families a variety of enchanting vacations in summer 2023. Including cruises to new and favorite ports of call around the world. From the majestic glaciers of Alaska to the sun-kissed Greek isles, pink sand beaches of Bermuda, and picturesque fjords of Norway. These summer destinations will sparkle with adventure and excitement. Plus, for the first time ever, families will have the opportunity to sail around the Mediterranean and the 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. “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.”

Bookings open to the public on May 9, 2022. For more details, visit the Summer 2023 itineraries page of disneycruise.com.

Related: Disney Vacation Club Enchantment Fireworks Cruise Returns April 27th

Disney Cruise Line Celebrates Summer 2023
In summer 2020, Disney Cruise Line will embark on a variety of itineraries around the world, including a long-awaited return to Greece and the addition of five first-time ports of call in Europe. During one 12-night and two nine-night cruises from Rome, guests can marvel at the beautiful landscapes and archeological wonders of destinations like Piraeus, the gateway to Athens; Katakolon, near ancient Olympia; and the islands of Santorini, Mykonos and Crete. (Matt Stroshane, photographer)

Disney Cruise Line Celebrates Summer 2023

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 picturesque ports of call throughout the Mediterranean, including a first-ever seven-night sailing to the Greek Isles with stops in the ever-popular ports of Santorini and Mykonos.

Late summer/early fall departures of the Disney Dream from Southampton will feature cruises to a wealth of destinations including Spain, France, the British Isles, Norway, and Iceland. New ports of call include the postcard-worthy La Rochelle, France, and two new ports in Norway – Skjolden, home to a wealth of natural attractions, and Sandnes, a small city just outside the metropolis of Stavanger known for its outdoor activities.  

Summer 2023 sailings to Alaska aboard Disney Wonder

The breathtaking natural beauty of Alaska will combine with the magic of Disney on five-, seven- and nine-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 coastal rainforest, wilderness tours, and – for thrill-seekers – ziplining above the treetops.

Disney Cruise Line Celebrates Summer 2023 with New and Returning Family Adventures

Tropical Escapes to the Bahamas and Caribbean from Florida

Sun-splashed 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 three- and four-night Bahamas cruises to Nassau and Disney’s private island oasis, 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 seven-night cruises to popular ports in the eastern and western Caribbean, guests will also be able to experience a five-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 eight-night cruise featuring two days on the beautiful pink sand beaches of 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 four-night Bahamas cruises and five-night Western Caribbean voyages, followed by two seven-night sailings in July to the eastern and western Caribbean. Select summer voyages aboard the Disney Magic will include double days – and double the fun – at Castaway Cay.

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 a travel agent.

Related: Face Masks no longer required at Disney Cruise Line Terminal

Disney Cruise Line Celebrates Summer 2023 with New and Returning Family Adventures
Disney Cruise Line returns to New York in fall 2019 with sailings to luxurious Bermuda, the sun-kissed Bahamas and historic New Brunswick, Canada. Two seven-night sailings from New York treat guests to a double dose of pixie dust with a trip to Walt Disney World and Disney’s private island, Castaway Cay. (Chloe Rice, photographer)

If you’d like to sail with Disney Cruise Line, contact our travel agent Sara Solberg today! She is an agent with Destinations to Travel and her services are complimentary.

Let our friends at Destinations to Travel help you plan your next Disney Vacation! Just fill out the form below and someone will be in touch! Remember their services are 100% Free!

Name(Required)
MM slash DD slash YYYY
MM slash DD slash YYYY



Written by:

895 Posts

Holly & Greg are proud to be members of the Chip and Co family. Whether it is writing an article or out in the field taking photos and video, they make it fun. Parents of 5 amazing kids and working from home affords them the time to enjoy all things Disney and Universal. With 1 Autistic Son, they have learned the ins and outs of Special Needs at all the parks. Holly specializes in Writing and Photography while Greg specializes in Marketing and Promotions, they make a powerful and fun team if you ask them!
View All Posts
Follow Me :