Details Revealed about the 'Star Wars': Galactic Starcruiser Vacation Experience
A new Disney vacation experiences is coming to Walt Disney World unlike anything Disney has ever created before. A Star Wars vacation experience will fully immerse guests in a galaxy far, far away when the Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser debuts at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. Bob Chapek, chairman of Walt Disney Parks, Experiences and Products, and Ann Morrow Johnson, executive producer and creative director for Walt Disney Imagineering shared exciting new details of the Star Wars vacation experience at the D23 Expo today.
Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser will offer a two-night itinerary where all guests arrive and depart together, similar to the Disney Cruise Line. But in this case, you can become the heroes of your own Star Wars story in a new type of immersive experience that only Disney could create.
You will cruise the galaxy in style aboard the Halcyon, known for its impeccable service and exotic destinations. Onboard, you will stay in cabins, experience onboard dining, make a planet excursion to Black Spire Outpost on Batuu, and much more. To make your personal adventure more excited you will be able to participate in onboard activities, interact with characters, crew, other passengers you meet, and becoming part of the action and the Star Wars saga. The following details were revealed on the experience.
The adventure begins when you check in at the Galactic Starcruiser Terminal at Walt Disney World for your two-night experience.
You will then be invited to enter a Launch Pod to blast you into space. As you are moving you can see in the windows above when you leave the real world behind as get closer and closer to the Halcyon.
When the Launch Pod docks with the Halcyon and the airlock opens, you will step into the ship’s Atrium to begin your journey!
A visit aboard the Halcyon becomes a multi-day story that interweaves with members of the crew, other passengers, familiar Star Wars characters, and an adventure to Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
The experience also features entertaining activities, such as:
Training exercises with a lightsaber
Visiting the starcruiser’s Bridge to learn about ship systems and how to operate them, including navigation and defense
Explore hidden areas such as the mechanical area where you may encounter secret meetings
Silver C Lounge - drinks in a stylish lounge for visitors of all ages
Fun details about the Star Wars vacation experience:
Every window in the Halcyon – including those in each cabin – has a view of the galaxy beyond, with ever-changing vistas as the ship moves from place to place.
Choices you make during your adventure will help determine how your Star Wars story progresses. Don't forget those defense mechanisms you learned on the starcruiser's Bridge!
News & Media Source: Disney Parks Blog