Tell people that you're going on a Disney vacation holiday and they're going to inevitably ask you which of them of the Disney theme parks you are visiting. Unknown to many individuals, Disney really personal a personal island in the Caribbean Sea in the Bahamas known as Castaway Cay. However, accessibility to this Mickey Mouse shaped unique magic island is simply via Disney cruise ships. Yes, Disney operates cruises too and in reality owns two of the most fun and splendid cruise ships.
As a matter of truth, Walt Disney Firm President and CEO Bob Iger introduced in early 2007 that the company has signed a letter of intent with Meyer Werft Shipyards of Germany to build two 122,000-ton cruise ships, every with room for as much as four,000 guests. The unnamed ships will be delivered in 2011 and 2012 respectively taking the Disney fleet to four ships.
Castaway Cay, the attractive Pacific island is lined with pristine beaches dotted with colourful umbrellas. Below every of these large umbrellas are two adjustable lounge chairs and two seaside chairs to relax in. There are additionally hammocks scattered around the seashores for guests to fall asleep within the cool sea breezes.
There is a "Family Beach" for healthful household fun and in Serenity Bay is the "Grownup Seaside" for those above 18 years outdated and a "Teen Seashore" for teenagers. As you disembark from a Disney cruise ship, you may merely walk or head to the Tram Station for a tram experience to all three Castaway Cay beaches.
The water round Castaway Cay is crystal clear and can also be comfortably warm for many of the yr. As the seashores are sheltered, the tides rise and ebb with barely a ripple. This is actually a superb water situation for swimming, snorkeling and scuba diving. If you don't wish to plunge into the water, you may book a Stingray Journey excursion and interact with these fascinating sea creatures.
Feeling hungry? Your starvation pang will likely be glad with a smorgasbord of seasonal fresh fruits and delicious barbecue meats, mouth watering seafood and one of the best potato salad you have got ever tasted.
Naturally, there may be additionally a memento retailer for you to get some Disney mementos to remember this island paradise fondly. Unique Disney Castaway Cay merchandise is offered here as well as any essentials you will have forgotten akin to swim put on, sun shades or sun blocks. There are also shops which sell Bahamian handicrafts, however the costs for these handicrafts are much greater than in any Bahamian port of call.
Hair braiding is a very talked-about trip exercise in Castaway Cay. Everybody desires to appear like a Rastafarian or be a Jimi Hendrix look alike. One other relaxing activity is to move over to Serenity Bay open air therapeutic massage cabanas for some physique pampering.
There are lots of other excursions to select from resembling happening guided jetski tour, a banana boat ride or go parasailing. Nearly all the pieces you possibly can anticipate to do at a fantastic seashore, Disney's Castaway Cay has them all and extra.
If spending a full day under the solar isn't your cup of tea, then do head for Groupers Pavilion's sheltered area where you possibly can play foosball, table tennis, basketball, golf, chess and checkers. There are even be favourite Disney cartoon characters making appearances and mingling with the youngsters.
So in case you are taking a trip, why not take a Disney cruise as a substitute and luxuriate in crusing to Disney's magic island, the Castaway Cay in the Bahamas.