UPDATE 9/30/22: Disney Cruise Line has just announced revised booking dates for the cruises described below. Those new dates are as follows:
- October 10, 2022: Platinum Castaway Club Members & Golden Oak Members
- October 11, 2022: Gold Castaway Club Members
- October 12, 2022: Silver Castaway Club Members, eligible Disney Vacation Club Members and Adventure Insiders
- October 13, 2022: All Guests
During the Disney Parks, Experiences, and Products panel at the D23 Expo, Josh D’amaro announced that in late October 2023, the Disney Wonder will begin visiting Australia and New Zealand.
He also revealed that the ship’s repositioning cruise would include visits to new locations in the South Pacific, such as Fiji, Samoa, and New Caledonia, where guests can take the time to appreciate Polynesian culture, explore enchanting rainforests and hike to tropical waterfalls.
Who wants to be on that repositioning cruise? I know I do!!
The Disney Wonder will embark on “Disney Magic at Sea” cruises through February 2024, ranging from two to six nights and departing from four home ports: Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, Australia; and Auckland, New Zealand.
13-Night South Pacific Cruise from Honolulu ending in Sydney
Embark on a one-of-a-kind vacation at sea to Sydney, Australia on a 13-night cruise—with 14 sunsets—departing from Honolulu, Hawai’i. Experience the best of Oʻahu before sailing over the international date line (where you’ll “lose” a day but not a sunset) to the exotic isles of American Samoa, Fiji and New Caledonia. While sailing the Pacific blue, enjoy award-winning entertainment, exciting deck parties, imaginative dining, Character encounters and more. In Australia, spend time exploring a host of fascinating destinations, including the Sydney Opera House, botanical gardens, golden-sand beaches and a vibrant dining scene.
15-Night South Pacific Cruise from Sydney ending in Honolulu
Cast off on the journey of a lifetime with this 15-night cruise sailing through the South Pacific and over the international date line, where you’ll experience the same calendar day twice amid 14 sunsets. Explore Sydney’s stunning botanical gardens, golden-sand beaches and cosmopolitan city center—home to a beautiful harbor and the iconic Opera House—before setting sail through the mighty Pacific Ocean. Along the way, dock at American Samoa, Fiji, New Caledonia and the Hawaiian island of Maui. While at sea, delight in award-winning entertainment, exciting deck parties, imaginative dining, Character encounters and more.
10-Night Hawaiian Cruise from Vancouver ending in Honolulu
Say “Aloha!” to an enchanting 10-night Hawaiian cruise departing from Vancouver, British Columbia. Drop anchor at Hilo, Honolulu, Nawiliwili and Kahului, where carefree leisure, recreation and adventure await. Trek to lush jungles, discover secret waterfalls, kick back on a gorgeous beach or explore the colorful marine life under the waves. Plus, enjoy the exceptional hospitality you’ve come to expect from Disney—award-winning entertainment, festive deck parties, imaginative dining, freshwater pools and waterslides, kids clubs, Character encounters, exciting Port Adventures and so much more.
10-Night Hawaiian Cruise from Honolulu ending in Vancouver
Drop anchor at Kahului, Hilo and Nawiliwili during a 10-night sailing from Honolulu to Vancouver, where the best of the Aloha spirit awaits—from lush jungles and secret waterfalls to stunning beaches and a laid-back island vibe. Then voyage through the Pacific in style while enjoying magical amenities and activities only Disney can create—including award-winning entertainment, festive deck parties, themed dining, sparkling pools, kids clubs, Character encounters and so much more. After your cruise, enjoy time to explore the parks, gardens and big-city charm of beautiful Vancouver.
- October 3, 2022: Platinum Castaway Club Members & Golden Oak Members
- October 4, 2022: Gold Castaway Club Members
- October 5, 2022: Silver Castaway Club Members, eligible Disney Vacation Club Members and Adventure Insiders
- October 6, 2022: All Guests
If you book your Disney Cruise Line vacation through Dreams Unlimited Travel – the official sponsor of DCL Fan – you’ll receive a complimentary gift basket filled with all kinds of great items you never knew you’d need on your cruise plus a shipboard credit of up to $1,000 based on the total amount of your cruise reservation.