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SINGAPORE – Get ready to set sail with your favourite Disney characters! Disney Cruise Line has announced that it will be home-porting one of its largest ships in Singapore from 2025 until 2030, making it an amazing and unique experience for families and Disney enthusiasts alike.
The new Disney Cruise Line ship will feature innovative Disney experiences along with dazzling entertainment, world-class dining, and legendary guest service that set Disney Cruise Line apart. Guests of all ages will find dedicated spaces and activities designed just for them, and families will create unforgettable memories with beloved characters such as Captain Mickey Mouse and Captain Minnie Mouse, Disney Princesses, Marvel Super Heroes, and more.
This themed resort at sea will be a premium add-on to the existing Singapore offering of Universal Studios themed resort in Sentosa, easily adding 3-5 days to a stay here, and making it a much more coveted family trip. Not only will this be attractive for Singapore residents, but also for Disney and Marvel lovers in Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, and India.
Disney Cruise Line’s decision to home-port one of its largest ships in Singapore is a great idea that will benefit both the local economy and the tourism industry. The ship is anticipated to have a passenger capacity of approximately 6,000 and 2,300 crew. The name of the ship, its itineraries, and onboard experiences will be announced at a later date.
Adding to the portfolio of ships that call Singapore home, currently Marina Bay Cruise Centre Singapore – Royal Caribbean’s Spectrum of the Seas and Resorts World Cruises Genting Dream, this new Disney Cruise Line ship is in effect Genting’s Global Dream that was under construction.
The new Disney Cruise Line ship’s home-porting in Singapore will provide an amazing opportunity for families and Disney enthusiasts to experience the magic of Disney at sea. The ship’s presence will undoubtedly make a significant impact on the tourism industry in Singapore and the surrounding countries.
This is an exciting time for Singapore, and we cannot wait for the name of the ship, its itineraries, and onboard experiences to be announced. Get ready to embark on an adventure of a lifetime with your favourite Disney characters! ◼
© This article was first published online in Mar 2023 – World Travel Magazine.