Disney plans Marvel, Star Wars cruise for 2019

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Disney Cruise Line is planning to launch a few brand new theme cruises beginning in 2019 — Star Wars Day at Sea and Marvel Day at Sea.

Star Wars Day at Sea

The Star Wars-themed cruise will begin in January 2019 and run until March 2019. The seven-day cruise will “transport guests to the Caribbean and a galaxy far, far away.”

“Star Wars Day at Sea is an experience unlike any other where guests can celebrate the legendary adventures and iconic characters from the Star Wars saga with Jedi, Wookiees, droids, Stormtroopers and others during the special day-long celebration,” Disney said. “The cruise features a full day of Star Wars activities including a deck party spectacular with an extraordinary fireworks display, encounters with the galaxy’s most formidable and heroic characters, Star Wars-themed family and youth activities, unique food and beverage offerings and special merchandise.”

Star Wars Day at Sea will only be offered on nine Disney Fantasy seven-night Caribbean cruises sailing from Port Canaveral, Florida.

The Star Wars cruise will be departing Jan. 5, Jan. 19, Feb. 2, Feb. 16 and March 2, 2019, the western Caribbean itinerary includes Cozumel, Mexico; George Town, Grand Cayman; Falmouth, Jamaica, and Disney’s private island in the Bahamas, Castaway Cay.

The Star Wars cruise will also be departing Jan. 12, Jan. 26, Feb. 9 and Feb. 23, 2019, the eastern Caribbean itinerary includes Tortola, St. Thomas and Castaway Cay.

Marvel Day at Sea

The Marvel Day at Sea Cruise will also run between January and March 2019, and will be a five-night Disney Magic cruise between the Caribbean and Bahamas.

“Marvel Day at Sea combines the thrills of renowned Marvel comics, films and animated series, with the excitement of a Disney Cruise to summon everyone’s inner Super Hero for adventures that lie ahead during this unforgettable day at sea,” Disney explained. “Occurring on one action-packed day during each of the select Disney Magic sailings, Marvel Day at Sea transports guests to a new realm of possibilities when the largest collection of Marvel Super Heroes and Villains assembles on a cruise ship.”

The event will also include interactions with Marvel Super Heroes, a deck show, Marvel-themed youth activities, special merchandise, and unique food and beverage offerings.

Marvel Day at Sea will be offered on 10 Disney Magic Caribbean and Bahamian cruises sailing from Miami, Florida.

The Marvel cruises will be departing Jan. 6 and Jan. 20, 2019, the western Caribbean itinerary includes George Town, Grand Cayman and Disney’s private island in the Bahamas, Castaway Cay.

They will also be departing Jan. 11, Jan. 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22 and March 8, 2019, the Bahamian itinerary includes Key West, Florida; Nassau, Bahamas, and Castaway Cay.

They will also be departing Feb. 3, Feb. 17 and March 3, 2019, the western Caribbean itinerary includes Cozumel, Mexico, and Castaway Cay.

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