by Jeffrey Rezendes
“Can I get some information a about a Christmas time Disney Cruise?”
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The atrium is BEAUTIFUL – Photo by Rich Ramos
Uncle Walt loved Christmas time. He brought that love to Disneyland the first year it opened. All of the Disney properties celebrate Christmas including the Disney Cruise Line (DCL).
Hang on Goofy… – Photo by Rich Ramos
DCL celebrates Christmas with what they call Very Merrytime sailings. These sailings start in early November and last until right before Christmas (there’s a special Christmas week cruise too).
The Very Merrytime sailings include Christmas decorations in the atrium and around the ship, special shows, merchandise, Santa and Mrs. Claus meet and greets, and lots more. Here’s the list:
- Magic Tree Lighting Ceremony
- Mickey’s Winter Wonderland Ball
- Deck the Hall Holiday Party
- Santa Meet and Greet
- Gingerbread House
- Storytime with Mrs. Claus
- Themed activities and parties for kids
Even Castaway Cay (Disney’s Private Island) gets decked out for the holidays, with Christmas Trees and decorations all around the island.
It’s really a great experience.
Get more info
The Gingerbread house is pretty amazing – Photo by Rich Ramos
If you’d like to know more information or to find out what it costs to book a Very Merrytime Cruise be sure to get in touch with our partners at Destinations to Travel. They can find the perfect cruise for your family.
Dad’s Bottom Line
Jeffrey, Christmas Time on the Disney Cruise Line is a lot of fun. All the ships get all dolled up and there is Christmas fun all around. Ho, Ho, Ho! Merry Christmas.
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