Disney to cruise into Juneau in 2012

Disney Cruise Line will be making its way to Southeast Alaska in 2012.

The Disney Wonder will make 14 seven-night cruises from Seattle to Tracy Arm, Skagway, Juneau and Ketchikan. Stops will also be made in Victoria, British Columbia.

The first cruise date is set for May 28, 2012.

“Disney announced today they will be here in 2012 which is great news for our community,” said Lorene Palmer, president and chief executive officer of the Juneau Convention and Visitors Bureau. “It’s very interesting to see Disney come here and wonderful to know they already have a high level of confidence in the market here to come in 2012. This will be great for the tour operators and market and economic benefits of Juneau.”


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