Even though we haven’t started 2015, Disney Cruise Line is always planning their 2016 adventures! Families who have been cruising with the line will be happy to know that there are some exciting changes in store for them including some new ports! New for 2016 DCL will add Tortola, British Virgin Islands and Martinique into the lineup of favorite tropical itineraries.
From the warm Caribbean culture of Tortola, capital of the British Virgin Islands, to the exquisite French island of Martinique, these destinations provide Disney Cruise Line guests the chance to relax on pristine beaches, discover natural wonders and indulge in local shopping and cuisine.
Port Canaveral to Eastern Caribbean, including Tortola
In 2016, the Disney Fantasy and Disney Magic will sail from Port Canaveral, Fla. on a seven-night itinerary to the Eastern Caribbean, including a call at Tortola and Disney’s private island in the Bahamas, Castaway Cay.
Tortola is a beautiful, lush island that features everything from tranquil beaches and stunning scenery to exhilarating activities and authentic Caribbean fare. With a variety of experiences for the family to share together, Disney Cruise Line guests will create memories in Tortola while swimming with dolphins, exploring centuries-old ruins, sampling local spices on Main Street and reveling in the natural beauty of Sage Mountain National Park.
Both ships will depart Port Canaveral and sail to Tortola, St. Thomas, and Castaway Cay.
The Disney Fantasy will offer the itinerary Jan. 2, 16, 30; Feb. 13, 27; March 12, 26; April 9, 23. Disney Magic will sail the itinerary April 3, 17
- Rates start at $1,120 per person for seven-night Eastern Caribbean cruises for a category 11C standard inside stateroom, based on double occupancy. Taxes, fees and port expenses are not included.
San Juan to Southern Caribbean, including Martinique
In January, 2016 the Disney Wonder will sail from San Juan, Puerto Rico offering four seven-night cruises to the Southern Caribbean, including a stop in Martinique.
Known as the “Flower of the Caribbean,” Martinique offers a unique island experience complete with breathtaking natural beauty and cosmopolitan culture of French and Creole influence. Nature-lovers will delight in lush rainforests, rushing waterfalls and volcanic landmarks, while guests looking for a more upscale experience will savor superb French cuisine and superlative shopping.
The Disney Wonder will depart San Juan; Barbados and sail to Grenada, Martinique, Antigua and St. Kitts on Jan. 10, 17, 24, 31, 2016.
- Rates start at $980 per person for seven-night cruises from San Juan for a category 11C standard inside stateroom, based on double occupancy. Taxes, fees and port expenses are not included.
Port Canaveral and Miami to the Bahamas and Caribbean
In 2016, Disney Cruise Line will sail from Port Canaveral and Miami to the Bahamas and Caribbean on a variety of itineraries. All of these cruises include a stop at Disney’s private island, Castaway Cay.
- From Port Canaveral, rates start at $375 per person for three-night cruises, $500 per person for four-night cruises and $1,120 per person for seven-night cruises for a category 11C standard inside stateroom, based on double occupancy. Taxes, fees and port expenses are not included.
- From Miami, rates start at $352 per person for four-night cruises and $440 per person for five-night cruises for a category 11C standard inside stateroom, based on double occupancy. Taxes, fees and port expenses are not included.
Bookings for 2016 cruises will open to the public on Oct. 30, 2014. Please visit Disney Cruise Lines for more information!