Adventures by Disney

Adventures by Disney has decided to suspend new departures through the end of March, excluding the Australia adventure, departing March 15 that will continue as scheduled.

Additionally, based on updated travel guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, it is also necessary to cancel the following adventures:

  • Disneyland Resort & Southern California through March
  • Disneyland Resort & Southern California Escape through March
  • England and France departures through April
  • Egypt departures through April
  • Greece departures through April
  • Vietnam, Cambodia, and Laos through May
  • Italy departures through May
  • Italy and Amalfi Coast departures through May
  • Japan departures through May
  • China departures through June

UPDATE – Effective March 17, 2020: In an abundance of caution and in the best interest of our Guests and Guides, Adventures by Disney has decided to suspend new departures through the end of April.

Clients currently booked on Adventures through May 31, may change their reservation and will receive a 100% credit to be used toward a future Adventure. Clients traveling April 1 through April 15, 2020 need to change the itinerary at least 24 hours prior to the Adventure start date to request a change. Clients traveling April 16 through May 31, 2020, contact Adventures by Disney at least 14 days prior to their Adventure start date to request a change. Clients may select new travel dates and/or an alternate Adventure by December 31, 2020. The credit is non-refundable and standard prevailing rates will apply. Any new bookings made on future trips through the end of June will be subject to fully refundable deposits up until the final payment date.

Please read the below additional information on the temporary adjustment to the Adventures by Disney policy on itinerary changes:

  • If desired, Guests with reservations through May 31, 2020, may “park” their reservation until December 2020 for travel on any available date thereafter without incurring any additional fees. Any guest who doesn’t make a decision by December 31, 2020, will forfeit any payments that are parked due to coronavirus.
  • Reservations moved to a new Adventure/Date will be at the prevailing rate.
  • Guest who choose to cancel their booking will incur normal cancellation fees imposed by Disney.
  • Travel Agent commissions will be paid once the trip is completed.
  • Travel Agents wishing to change (or cancel) reservations must call Adventures by Disney.

UPDATE: Effective March 19, 2020, a final payment extension will be automatically added to all reservations for adventures departing July 15 through August 31, 2020.
Final Payments will be extended out an additional 30 days.

UPDATE: Effective March 26, 2020, Adventures by Disney has decided to cancel most trips through the end of May. They will continue to evaluate the 3-night Barcelona Escape (departing 5/20 and 5/27) and the 7-night Mediterranean Adventures by Disney Cruise Package (departing 5/23 and 5/30).

UPDATE: April 6, 2020 – Adventures by Disney 7-night Alaska Cruise Packages Cancelled Through End of June
The Canadian government has announced that it will not allow any ship with more than 500 passengers to dock in any Canadian port until July 1, at the earliest. The Disney Wonder is scheduled to embark and/or debark in Vancouver and Disney Cruise Line has not been able to secure an alternate homeport. Therefore, it is necessary to cancel the sailing.

The Adventures by Disney 7-night Alaska cruise package will automatically be refunded back to the original form of payment.

The following sailings on the Disney Wonder will be cancelled:

  • 9-Night Hawaiian Cruise 4/29
  • 10-Night Hawaiian Cruise 5/8
  • 7-Night Alaska Cruise 5/18
  • 7-Night Alaska Cruise 5/25
  • 7-Night Alaska Cruise 6/1 (7-Night Alaskan Wonders AbD Cruise Package)
  • 7-Night Alaska Cruise 6/8 (7-Night Alaskan Wonders AbD Cruise Package)
  • 7-Night Alaska Cruise 6/15(7-Night Alaskan Wonders AbD Cruise Package)
  • 7-Night Alaska Cruise 6/22 (7-Night Alaskan Wonders AbD Cruise Package)
  • 7-Night Alaska Cruise 6/29 (7-Night Alaskan Wonders AbD Cruise Package)

UPDATE – April 8, 2020: With the wellbeing of our Guests and Guides as our top priority and in line with direction from health experts and government officials, Adventures by Disney along with AmaWaterways has decided to suspend June River Cruises and the associated Escape trips.
Cancelled Trips:

  • Rhine River Cruise: 6/14/20
  • Rhine River Cruise: 6/28/20
  • Rhone River Cruise: 6/11/20
  • Seine River Cruise: 6/11/20
  • Danube River Cruise: 6/20/20
  • Danube River Cruise: 6/27/20
  • Amsterdam Escape: 6/21/20
  • Budapest Escape: 6/25/20
  • Paris Escape: 6/9/20
  • Paris Escape: 6/18/20
  • Amsterdam Escape: 7/5/20

UPDATE: April 15, 2020 – Adventures by Disney Mediterranean Cruise packages and Barcelona Escape packages cancelled for late May, early June
Disney Cruise Line has decided to extend the suspension of Disney Magic departures through Sunday, June 7, 2020. As a result, the Adventures by Disney Mediterranean Cruise package or Barcelona Escape package clients may have purchased as part of their vacation will automatically be refunded back to the original form of payment.

This affects Adventures by Disney departures for:

  • 3-night Barcelona Escape
    • May 20
    • May 27
    • June 3
  • 7-night Mediterranean Adventures by Disney cruise packages:
    • May 23 – 7-night Mediterranean (Barcelona to Barcelona with Villafranche)
    • May 30 – 7-night Mediterranean (Barcelona to Barcelona with Toulon)
    • June 6 – 7-night Mediterranean (Barcelona to Rome)

UPDATE: April 27, 2020 – Adventures by Disney Mediterranean Cruise packages and Rome Escape packages cancelled for late June, early July

Disney Cruise Line is cancelling Disney Magic departures through July 2, 2020. Three sailings include Adventures by Disney Cruise Packages booked in conjunction with these cruises. Guests on these sailings will be notified by SeaMail of the cruise cancellation and will automatically receive a refund for all components, including the Adventures by Disney Cruise Package. There is no action needed on their part. Disney is advising in SeaMail that the Adventures by Disney component has been cancelled and will be included in their refund.

This affects departures for the following Adventures by Disney Cruise Packages:

  • 6/13 9-Night Mediterranean Adventures by Disney Cruise Package
  • 6/22 9-Night Mediterranean Adventures by Disney Cruise Package
  • 7/1 12-Night Mediterranean Adventures by Disney Cruise Package

There are also two Rome Escape reservations on the Disney Magic June 10 departure that were not booked in conjunction with the Disney Cruise Line sailing.
This affects the following Adventures by Disney Rome Escape Packages:

  • 6/10
  • 6/19
  • 6/28

UPDATE –May 6, 2020:  With the wellbeing of our Guests and Guides as our top priority and in line with direction from health experts and government officials, Adventures by Disney along with AmaWaterways has decided to suspend July River Cruises and the associated Escape trips.

All impacted guests and travel agents will be contacted by Adventures by Disney.

Guests may transfer their costs toward the purchase of another Adventures by Disney experience or can receive a refund. In addition to the Adventures in 2020, 2021 Adventures are now available to Guests who have been displaced from their trips.

Cancelled Trips:

  • Rhine River Cruise
    • 7/12/20
    • 7/26/20
  • Rhone River Cruise
    • 7/9/20
  • Seine River Cruise
    • 7/2/20
    • 7/16/20
  • Danube River Cruise
    • 7/4/20
    • 7/11/20
  • Amsterdam Escape
    • 7/19/20
  • Paris Escape
    • 7/7/20
    • 7/9/20

UPDATE – MAY 13, 2020: Select Adventures by Disney Cruise and Escape packages cancelled for July

The Adventures by Disney Cruise and Adventures by Disney Escape packages booked in conjunction with these cruises will also be cancelled. Impacted sailings include Disney Magic departures on July 13 and 25, 2020, and Disney Wonder sailings on July 6, 13 and 27, 2020.

This affects departures for the following Adventures by Disney Cruise Packages:

  • 7/6 – 7-Night Alaskan Wonders Adventures by Disney Cruise Package
  • 7/13 – 7-Night Alaskan Wonders Adventures by Disney Cruise Package
  • 7/13 – 5-Night Mediterranean Adventures by Disney Cruise Package
  • 7/25 – 11-Night Northern Europe Adventures by Disney Cruise Package
  • 7/27 – 7-Night Alaskan Wonders Adventures by Disney Cruise Package

For any reservations that were not booked in conjunction with the Disney Cruise Line sailings, a Vacationista will be reaching out to the Guests/travel agents on these reservations to advise of the cancellation and offer a refund or assist in moving to a new Adventure.

This affects the following Adventures by Disney Escape Packages:

  • Barcelona Escape – 7/10
  • Barcelona Escape – 7/15
  • London Escape – 7/23

UPDATE: May 26, 2020 Guests currently booked on adventures through August 31, 2020 can change their reservation and receive a 100% credit to be used toward a future adventure. Guests may select a new travel date and/or an alternate adventure by March 31, 2021.

UPDATE: June 16, 2020: With the wellbeing of our Guests and team members as our top priority, and in line with direction from health experts and government officials, Adventures by Disney has made the decision to suspend departures through August 31, 2020. Guests currently booked on adventures through September 30, 2020 can change their reservation and receive a 100% credit to be used toward a future adventure. Guests may select a new travel date and/or an alternate adventure by March 31, 2021.

UPDATE: July 2, 2020: Adventures by Disney  is offering a temporary adjustment to their terms and conditions to provide more flexibility for their Guests. Adventures by Disney is offering an extension to the temporary cancellation policy. Any new bookings made on future trips through the end of September 2020 will be subject to fully refundable deposits up until the final payment date.