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Several Unusual Facts About Disney Cruise Line

4 minutes read • April 11th, 2017
Today we would like to tell you several amazing

facts about Disney Cruise Line

If you think you know everything about this company, we’re afraid, you are mistaken!
disney cruise line facts

Let's start with the well-known Disney Cruise Line facts.
1. At the moment the company’s fleet consists of four ships –

Disney Magic


Disney Wonder

, Disney Dream, and Disney Fantasy.
2. Then goes the second fact. Few people know that only 4 ships provide the company with 2.8% of the world’s cruise market in terms of the number of passengers and 2.4% of profits!
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3. Since 1985, Disney used the Premier Cruise Line ships.
disney cruise line facts
© Svend Raether/Wiki/CC BY-SA 4.0

4. Since 1993, Disney started using Carnival & Royal Caribbean as cruise partners. However, soon it was decided to create their own cruise company.
Accordingly, Disney Cruise Line is a relatively young cruise company. The company was founded in 1995!
disney cruise line facts

5. In 1997, Disney Cruise Line leased the Bahamian island of Castaway Cay for 99 years.
This island was the first in the cruise industry to which the ship could moor! 
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6. Disney Magic was the first ship built by the company!
Her maiden voyage was held in July 1998.
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Photo by David T. Flaherty/Wiki/CC BY 2.0

7. Disney Cruise Line owns a cruise terminal in Port Canaveral!
The terminal with the area of 70000 square feet (6500m2) includes areas for check-in, inspection, and embarkation. The terminal was built in the style of the old Ocean Terminal in Southampton.
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© ICberg7/Wiki/CC BY-SA 4.0
8. However, Disney Cruise Line has cruise options not only from Port Canaveral but also from Barcelona, Vancouver, and Los Angeles!
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9. Soon, the two new Disney Cruise Line ships will appear. They will exceed the size of Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy.
It is known that the ships are being built at the famous Meyer Werft shipyard, which pleased us with the next ships: Horizon, Zenith, Oriana, Aurora, SuperStar Virgo, Norwegian Dawn, Jewel of the Seas, Norwegian Gem, Celebrity Eclipse, Norwegian Breakaway, Disney Dream, Disney Fantasy, Quantum Of the Seas, Norwegian Bliss and with many other cruise liners!
New vessels will be launched in 2021 and 2023. It is known that the ships will have a tonnage of 135,000 GT and will be able to accommodate up to 4,000 passengers.
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Let's check more beautiful Disney Cruise Line photos!
disney cruise line facts
Disney Dream

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Photo by: David Lytle/Flickr/CC BY 2.0

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Disney Cruise Line private island: Castaway Cay
Photo by: Anthony/Flickr/CC BY-SA 2.0

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