Graphic rendering courtesy of Disney Cruise Line News


Disney Cruise Lines has announced they will add two new luxury cruise ships to their roster, expanding their fleet by 50% from 4 vessels to 6. The new ships will be built in Germany and are scheduled to be completed in 2021 and 2023.

Arrival of the Disney Fantasy in New York City (2012). Photo by Stjanss and mriedel (CC 3.0)


Disney Cruise Line News: Each new ship will be approximately 135,000 gross tons – slightly larger than the newest Disney Cruise Line ships, the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy – and each is currently planned to include about 1,250 guest staterooms.

“We pride ourselves on the unforgettable vacation experiences we deliver to our guests each and every day, and the expansion of our Disney fleet will allow us to create even more magical memories for families at sea and in incredible cruise destinations around the world,” said Robert A. Iger, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Walt Disney Company. Read more from Disney Cruise Line News here…

posted by Mai Armstrong for the Working Harbor Committee