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Disney Announces New Cruise Ship and Bahamas Destination at D23 Expo

Disney Cruise Lines is adding a sixth ship to its fleet, which was announced Sunday at Expo D23. The newest ship will be called Treasure, and the boat will be filled with Disney characters looking for an adventure. In fact, adventure is the general theme of the whole ship.

“At the heart of every adventure is treasure, and we look forward to you creating memories aboard this spectacular ship,” said Josh D’Amaro, president of Disney Parks Experiences and Products. in a press release.

The design of the ship’s Great Hall is inspired by Aladdin, and the atrium character statue depicts Aladdin, Jasmine, and Magic Carpet. The ship will be ready in 2024, according to Disney. It will leave after Disney Wish, which is due to set sail in July 2023.

In addition to Disney Treasure, Cruise Line is adding a second Bahamas destination on the island of Eleuthera. At Lighthouse Point, the new destination will represent the culture and natural beauty of the Bahamas. There will be beaches, leisure centers, restaurants, a cultural center and shops. Most excitingly, Disney has pledged to only develop 20% of the property and donate 190 acres of land to the Bahamian government.

Finally, the latest big Disney Cruise Line news from D23 is the most exciting for those living in Australia and New Zealand. Disney Magic at Sea cruises will begin from October 2023 through February 2024 and will be story-themed voyages from Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Star Wars. The cruises will be launched for the ports of Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane, Australia and Auckland, New Zealand.

Find more details on upcoming cruises by visiting the Disney Cruise Line website.