Disney Cruises

In April 2007 MEYER WERFT won over the US cruise company Disney Cruise Line as a new customer, who placed two contracts with the shipyard for the construction of two cruise ship named Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy. Disney’s first in Papenburg produced luxury liner, the Disney Dream, got its starting shot in early March 2009. Keel-laying was already in the End of August.

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An image of one of the two ships.

The Disney Dream is tailored to the needs of families and combines innovative ship design with a broad variety of entertainment: Various attractions on board are supposed to meet the wishes of all family members, such as the "Aqua Duck", the first water coaster on a cruise ship, an animated turtle, virtual portholes and special areas for the young ones

Disney Fantasy

The Disney Fantasy is, after the Disney Dream, the second ship for the Disney Cruise Line. In February 2011, the second ship for the shipping company was ceremoniously keel-laid andassembled piece by piece into an innovative cruise ship at building dock II. It set completely new standards in the field of family cruise vacations. The Disney Fantasy offers in addition to an innovative ship design and various restaurants, bars and sports facilities also a broad variety of entertainment for the whole family. A lot of the innovations on board of the Disney Dream can also be found on the Disney Fantasy, such as the „AquaDuck“, the first flume on board of a cruise ship. Nevertheless, there are also some novelties on the Disney Fantasy that give the ship its own identity. The Disney Fantasy was christened on March 1st 2012 in New York by Mariah Carey. Today the Disney Fantasy is under way in the Caribbean Sea on one-week long cruises.