D23 Announcements: Limited-Time Offer: Save on the Rhine River Cruise: D23 Experience Departure

D23 Announcements

“Hey there, hi there, ho there! You’re as welcome as can be”—on this magical voyage on the Rhine River that features esteemed D23 guests and Disney icons who will provide an insider look, exclusive Disney-themed activities and lots of special surprises! So grab your Mickey ears and set sail on this Adventures by Disney Rhine River Cruise presented by D23: The Official Disney Fan Club!

Set Sail with Adventures by Disney and D23: The Official Disney Fan Club!

Show your love for all things Disney as you delight in meeting and mingling with esteemed guests and Disney icons.

Revel as they share behind-the-magic tales about the real-life European inspirations for the Disney stories you love, as well as participate in fun, informative Disney-themed activities!

Throughout this one-of-a-kind adventure, you’ll visit magnificent destinations in Switzerland, France, Germany and The Netherlands. Zipline through the Black Forest, explore medieval wine caves and horseback ride in Riquewihr—and so much more!

Plus, while onboard the AmaWaterways ship, you’ll savor fresh, locally sourced cuisine and enjoy spacious, elegantly appointed staterooms that offer Entertainment-On-Demand and free high-speed internet access and WiFi . You can also take advantage of active leisure amenities, including a sun-deck walking track, pool with swim-up bar, fitness room, bicycles for in-port explorations and fitness classes with an onboard Wellness Host!

Meet Our Special Disney Guests

Go behind the magic with stories, conversations and presentations from some very distinguished Disney guests.

Becky Cline 
As director of the Walt Disney Archives, Becky is charged with collecting and preserving all aspects of Disney history and making the material available to company researchers, historians, writers, documentarians and fans around the world. Becky also participates in the research and development of many new company initiatives, such as D23: The Official Disney Fan Club.

Don Hahn 
Don is best known for producing Disney’s classic animated films, Beauty and the Beast,—the first animated film nominated for a Best Picture Oscar®—and The Lion King. He has authored a number of books, including “Before Ever After,” “Animation Magic,” “The Alchemy of Animation” and “Brain Storm: Unleashing Your Creative Self.” He has also compiled and edited “Drawn to Life.”

Tony Baxter 
After joining Walt Disney Imagineering in 1970 to work on the opening of Magic Kingdom park, Tony went on to create classic attractions such as Big Thunder Mountain Railroad, Star Tours and Splash Mountain. After leading the creative effort for Disneyland Paris, Tony returned to Disneyland park to spearhead Indiana Jones Adventure, as well as revivals of attractions like the Finding Nemo Sumbarine Voyage and Sleeping Beauty Castle Walkthrough. Tony became a creative advisor for Walt Disney Imagineering in 2013 and that same year he was named a Disney Legend and received a window on Main Street, U.S.A.

Bret Iwan 
Since 2009, Bret has been the official voice of Mickey Mouse, providing the famous falsetto for Disney theme parks around the world, video games, toys, promotional material, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, as well as an array of television series and shorts. The opportunities presented by the role continue to surprise him, and he looks forward to “filliln’ in for the boss” far into the future.

Disney-Themed Highlights

Take a behind-the-magic peek as our D23 guests bring you amazing insights into some fascinating Disney topics, plus some hands-on activities!

Become immersed in the Disney magic through shared stories, up-close fireside chats and multi-media presentations that offer insights into the imagination of Walt Disney and some of the iconic sites that inspired his vision.

Plus, learn how to draw Disney characters, test your Disney knowledge with trivia contests and so much more!

Special Offer

Save $750 per person on the one-time Adventures by Disney Rhine River Cruise presented by D23: The Official Disney Fan Club departing August 9, 2020 when you book through October 4, 2019!*

Explore 4 European countries as you sail along the Rhine River with esteemed Disney guests on this once-in-a-lifetime adventure. Hear the stories and get a peek behind the magic as you visit the inspirations behind Disney films and theme park attractions.

Important Information

  • Offer not combinable with any existing offers
  • Suites and category E staterooms excluded
  • Offer is available for new bookings only

*The per person per reservation discount is taken from the non-discounted prevailing rate as quoted on AdventuresByDisney.com on the date of booking (“Regular Rate”) and valid only for select Adventures by Disney itineraries and departures. Regular Rates vary by departure date and time of booking and are subject to change. Regular Rates are based on double occupancy. All Guest names required at time of booking. Courtesy holds will not be accepted without compliance with standard payment terms. Offer valid for the Adventures by Disney river cruise sailing departing on August 9, 2020. The number of river cruise staterooms available for this offer is limited. Excludes river cruise suites and category E staterooms. The AdventuresByDisney.com website is not updated in real-time; availability is subject to confirmation at the time of booking with Adventures by Disney. Discount not applicable to deposit. Valid on new bookings only. Offer cannot be combined with any other offers, discounts or promotions. Offer is not transferable or redeemable for cash in whole or in part. Void where prohibited. Offer is subject to change without notice. Offer available to U.S. and Canada residents only. Bookings subject to restrictions and Adventures by Disney’s standard terms and conditions.

Departure Information

See trip information for the Rhine River Cruise: D23 Experience sailing, including departure date, accommodations and more.

August 9, 2020


2020 Departure

  • Arrive: Basel Airport (BSL)
  • Return: Amsterdam Airport Schiphol (AMS)


  • AmaMora Ship


  • 7 Breakfasts
  • 6 Lunches
  • 7 Dinners


  • Minimum age: 4
  • Suggested age: 8+
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