You are about to take voyage aboard one of the most beautiful and celebrated Cruise Lines on the planet, the Disney Cruise Line. Disney is known for their legendary service, stunning decor and wonderful activities suited for the whole family. That is why the Disney Cruise line is considered to be the most ideal for families. As a result, many first time Cruisers are drawn to the Disney Cruise Line.
Some first time Cruisers worry that they won’t fit in with the well-off cruisers. Well there is no need to worry, Disney is known for their relaxed family atmosphere. Disney has taken all the needs of the first time cruiser in mind, so relax, and have a blast!
What is included in your Disney Cruise?
Cruise fares, onboard accommodations, meals, entertainment, and activities are all included. There are a number of expenses that are not covered. Airfare to your port of embarkation and debarkation is usually not covered. As well as, hotel stays before and after your Cruise. Gratuities, taxes, and trip insurance are extra as well. Don’t forget to plan for your shore excursions, alcohol, laundry, telephone calls, beauty and spa services and babysitting. They are all going to cost you more money, so be prepared.
At one time, Cruising was reserved for the affluent. However, today Cruising has become a lot more affordable. Here are several Disney Cruise tips for first timers:
Book your Cruise Early:
Booking up to 18 months in advance could save you anywhere from $30 to $890 per stateroom.
Discounts and Promotions:
Disney has offered off-season discounts in the past. (From February-May and September to December). These discounts have been up to 40%. To learn more about Disney promotions and discounts visit MouseSavers and TheMouseforless.
Call a Travel Agent:
Travel Agents are good at finding the very best cruise deal. Some Travel agents are able to book blocks of staterooms in advance, locking in discounts for you to grab later on.
Save with Onboard Booking:
You can receive special pricing when you book your next Cruise onboard your Cruise ship.
Florida residents may receive 50% off discounts on selected Cruises. Call the official Disney Cruise Line phone number or visit disneycruise.com.
Infants and kids under 12, AAA and Costco members, the Disney vacations club, annual Passholders, Canadian residents, Military personnel and repeat Cruisers all may receive special rebates.
To learn more, and to receive the free booklet and video/DVD, check out the Free Disney Cruise Line planning tools. Enjoy your Dream Disney Cruise! Comment below if you’ve been on a Disney Cruise or are excited to go on a Disney ship!