The Disney Cruise Line has announced their early 2021 itineraries including a return to New Orleans, Louisiana for limited-time sailings to the Bahamas and Caribbean.

What’s happening:

  • In early 2021, Disney Cruise Line will return to New Orleans for a limited-time engagement with sailings to the Bahamas and Caribbean, including visits to Disney’s private island paradise, Castaway Cay.
  • A lineup of popular itineraries will continue across the Disney fleet with cruises to tropical destinations from:
    • Texas
    • California
    • Florida
  • Bookings open to the public on October 3, 2019.
  • More details on the itineraries spanning from January through May 2021 can be found on the Ports and Itineraries for 2021 page of

Return to New Orleans:

  • Back by popular demand, the Disney Wonder will return to the bayou from late January through February 2021 with a series of magical voyages.
    • A pair of four- and five-night cruises to the Western Caribbean kick off the season from New Orleans.
    • The five-night voyage includes a visit to Progreso, Mexico, a new port of call for Disney Cruise Line on the Yucatan Peninsula. This quaint town is filled with treasures for families to explore together, from ancient Mayan ruins to hidden swimming holes filled with crystal-clear water.
    • Three seven-night sailings to the Bahamas with a stop at Castaway Cay, plus a 14-night Panama Canal cruise, round out the departures from the Crescent City in early 2021.
    • Guests sailing from New Orleans will experience the flavors and flair of the Big Easy both onboard the Disney Wonder and ashore.
  • The sounds and sights of New Orleans come to life at Tiana’s Place restaurant, where families are transported to an era of southern charm, spirited jazz and street party celebrations with live music and other surprises inspired by the Disney animated film The Princess and the Frog.
  • Before or after their cruise, guests can savor the city’s distinct cuisine, visit family-friendly museums and parks, and take in the sounds of world-renowned live jazz music.

Popular Itineraries from Texas and California:

  • The Disney Wonder will also return to the popular home ports of Galveston and San Diego in early 2021.
  • Guests sailing from Texas can enjoy the white-sand beaches of the Western Caribbean on a series of four- and six-night cruises to Grand Cayman and Cozumel.
  • One seven-night departure will feature stops at Key West, Nassau and Castaway Cay.
  • Following the season in New Orleans, the Disney Wonder heads to the West Coast for a variety of sailings to Baja and the Mexican Riviera departing from San Diego.

  • Families can hunt for gold aboard a pirate ship in Cabo San Lucas, embark on an off-road adventure in Ensenada or sunbathe on glittering sand beaches on cruises ranging from three to seven nights.

Bahamian and Caribbean Getaways from Florida

  • Disney Cruise Line will have three ships sailing to the Bahamas and Caribbean from Florida in early 2021, and every cruise includes a day at Disney’s private island paradise, Castaway Cay.
  • This award-winning destination, reserved exclusively for Disney Cruise Line guests, is the ultimate escape for everyone in the family.
  • A day at Castaway Cay offers opportunities for adventure and relaxation in a lush, tropical setting filled with classic Disney storytelling.
    • From Miami, the Disney Magic will sail three-, four- and five-night Bahamian and Western Caribbean cruises.
    • From Port Canaveral, the Disney Fantasy will sail seven-night Eastern and Western Caribbean itineraries.
    • From Port Canaveral, the Disney Dream will sail three- and four-night Bahamian cruises.
  • With a variety of options from Florida, guests can experience spectacular cruises full of fun and relaxation – featuring:
    • Broadway-style shows
    • Immersive themed dining
    • Imaginative kids clubs
    • Character encounters
    • Spaces for everyone in the family
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