If this is your first time cruising with Disney Cruise Line, here are 10 Helpful Do’ & Dont’s. If you have cruised before, which Do or Don’t would you add?
1. Do Book On Opening Day
If you know a Disney Cruise is in your future and you are able to, book your Cruise on opening day. In the past, time and time again, this has been the least expensive time to book. Sailings are typically released 15-18 months before your cruise date.
2. Don’t Forget To Pack Useful Items
3. Do Research About Staterooms
Each Disney Cruise ship has 4 general categories of staterooms. Learn 5 Common Disney Cruise Line Stateroom questions. This includes a general overview of each, how many guests they sleep, the square footage of each and more.
4. Don’t End Up On The Wrong Side Of The Cruise Ship
Besides selecting which Stateroom works for you, which side of the cruise ship is another decision. Guests booking a Disney Cruise get to select the exact stateroom they want. Learn, which side I consider to be the best side of a Disney Cruise ship?!
5. Do Download The Disney Cruise Line Navigator App
This app is free to download. It will be your guide for activities and times, plus view dining room menus and more. This app can also be used to message other guests.
6. Don’t Forget Your Pirate Costume & Attire
Pirate night is a Disney Cruise Line guest favorite. Be sure to check if it’s offered on your cruise itinerary. If so, pack your best pirate gear for a fun filled pirate evening. Learn 6 things to know & do at Pirates Night on a Disney Cruise.
7. Do Request A Pack N’ Play & Diaper Genie
Are you traveling with a toddler? Request a Pack n’ Play and Diaper Genie to be left in your stateroom for your arrival. Learn more about traveling with a toddler.
8. Do Have Your Fill Of Ice Cream
What is better on a Disney Cruise than a Mickey Ice Cream Bar? Enjoy these, unlimited ice cream cones and more on your Disney Cruise. Consider calling for Mickey Ice Cream Bars to even be delivered to your state room!
9. Don’t Forget Your Running Shoes
Tennis Shoes and a Disney Cruise may not seem necessary. However, guests age 10+ are invited to participate in the free RunDisney Castaway Cay 5K during your cruise. Offered in the morning, this 3.1 mile untimed event is for runners and walkers. Receive a participation medal and explore the island in a whole new fun and energizing way. Learn more about things to do on Castaway Cay.
10. Do Use A Disney Travel Agent
This comes at no cost to you, and perks. They will watch for discounts for you, help plan and much more. Plus, you may be eligible for a free Disney gift card, learn more.
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