What Are You Doing In 2023? New Itineraries to Sail Away with the Disney Cruise Line

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2023 may seem like forever away, but if you’re a Disney cruising fan like we are, you know it’s NEVER too early to plan! Disney has shared the newest itineraries which will sail the big blue in early 2023 with the Disney Cruise Line. In addition to top tropical destinations in the Bahamas and Disney’s private island, Castaway Cay, Disney Cruise Line is also offering vacations at sea to the Caribbean and the Mexican Riviera from U.S. homeports including Miami and Port Canaveral, Florida; New Orleans; Galveston, Texas; and San Diego. Let’s get to planning, shall we? Here’s a breakdown of the Disney Cruise Line 2023 itineraries.

Disney Cruise Line at Castaway Cay
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First up, Disney Parks Blog shares details about vacations to the Bahamas and Caribbean from Florida. Two ships will sail from Port Canaveral near Orlando, Florida, and a third ship will depart from Miami. Every cruise from Florida includes a visit to Disney’s private island oasis, Castaway Cay.

  • Departing from Port Canaveral, the next ship in the Disney Cruise Line fleet, Disney Wish, will sail into 2023 with three- and four-night voyages to Nassau, Bahamas and Castaway Cay.
  • Also from Port Canaveral, the Disney Fantasy will begin the year with seven-night sailings to several favorite destinations in the Eastern and Western Caribbean. Plus, one unique eight-night sailing includes two days in beautiful Bermuda.
  • From Miami, the Disney Dream will embark on an assortment of four- and five-night cruises to locales including Grand Cayman, Nassau, Castaway Cay and Cozumel, Mexico. Even more private island enjoyment is on deck with one special five-night cruise that includes two stops at Castaway Cay.

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Mickey mouse in his Disney Cruise Line captains uniform
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Resident or planning a visit to Texas and/or New Orleans? Your tropical vacation begins right from home! In January and February, the Disney Magic will sail from Galveston, Texas, on a variety of four-, five-, six- and seven-night itineraries to the Bahamas and the Western Caribbean. Tropical ports of call on these sailings include Grand Cayman as well as Cozumel and Progreso, Mexico. In February and March, the Disney Magic is “going down the bayou” for the first time during a debut season in New Orleans. Departing from the heart of The Big Easy, along the mighty Mississippi River, the four-, five- and six-night sailings will call on the tropical destinations of Grand Cayman and Cozumel.

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Disney Magic as it passes the shores of Texas
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What are your thoughts on a Baja Peninsula Getaway from San Diego? The Disney Wonder will return to the West Coast, sailing from San Diego in April and May. Cruises visit Baja, Mexico, and the Mexican Riviera. Sailings from San Diego will range in length from three to seven nights. Some sailings to the Baja peninsula will call on the charming coastal city of Ensenada. Many departures will include a visit to Cabo San Lucas. Seven-night itineraries will sail to Mazatlan and to Puerto Vallarta, along the curve of the Banderas Bay and bordered by the stunning Sierra Madre mountains.

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Mazatlan, the “Pearl of the Pacific," filled with breathtaking natural wonders during Disney Cruise Line cruise
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So, what do you say? Ready to explore this beautiful world? Whether you plan a Bahamian cruise from Port Canaveral or a trip to the Mexican Riviera out of San Diego, there is no doubt the best of the best sailing experience can be found with the Disney Cruise Line. While 2023 may seem like forever away, bookings open to the public soon on Oct. 21, 2021! Check out all the details, Disney Cruise ships, and more by visiting

About Jamie Sylvester

I'm a Disney nerd! A kid at heart who loves the magic and memories of Walt Disney World. I follow all things Disney and enjoy the vacations, day trips, weekend getaways, and geek out over the planning of such events. My goal is to experience as many Disney desserts and cocktails as possible! Married to another Disney nerd and blessed with a daughter and son, we thoroughly enjoy the magic at Disney and are here to help others experience the magic as well.