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Disney Galactic Starcruiser vacations to start in 2021
POSTED 03 Jan 2020 . BY Andy Knaggs
The Galactic Starcruiser Terminal is the starting point for an immersive experience in which guests can star in their own adventure Credit: Disney
Disney's Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser vacations are to begin in 2021 at Walt Disney World Resort, the company announced in December, as it released new images of the immersive experience.

The two-night, cruise-style itinerary sees guests arrive initially at the Galactic Starcruiser Terminal (see main picture), from where they board an exclusive "launch pod" that takes them to their hotel, also known as the Halcyon starcruiser, in "a galaxy far, far away". Looking through the pod's viewports gives the impression of travelling through space to reach the starcruiser.

As Attractions Management reported in August 2019,during the experience visitors will be offered the chance to take part in a number of activities, including lightsaber training and learning how to operate starcruiser systems.

Guests can also pick up special passenger transports to Black Spire Outpost on the planet Batuu (otherwise known as Disney's Hollywood Studios) – destination for the 14-acre Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge experience. These transport ships (see image below) have been specially designed to keep guests "in-story".
Specially designed transports take guests to Black Spire Outpost on the planet of Batuu – the setting for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Credit: Disney
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Disney Galactic Starcruiser vacations to start in 2021
POSTED 03 Jan 2020 . BY Andy Knaggs
The Galactic Starcruiser Terminal is the starting point for an immersive experience in which guests can star in their own adventure Credit: Disney
Disney's Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser vacations are to begin in 2021 at Walt Disney World Resort, the company announced in December, as it released new images of the immersive experience.

The two-night, cruise-style itinerary sees guests arrive initially at the Galactic Starcruiser Terminal (see main picture), from where they board an exclusive "launch pod" that takes them to their hotel, also known as the Halcyon starcruiser, in "a galaxy far, far away". Looking through the pod's viewports gives the impression of travelling through space to reach the starcruiser.

As Attractions Management reported in August 2019,during the experience visitors will be offered the chance to take part in a number of activities, including lightsaber training and learning how to operate starcruiser systems.

Guests can also pick up special passenger transports to Black Spire Outpost on the planet Batuu (otherwise known as Disney's Hollywood Studios) – destination for the 14-acre Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge experience. These transport ships (see image below) have been specially designed to keep guests "in-story".
Specially designed transports take guests to Black Spire Outpost on the planet of Batuu – the setting for Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge Credit: Disney
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Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance opens at Disney World


Star Wars: Rise of the Resistance has opened at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida.
IAAPA 2019: Disney legends reveal the secrets behind Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge


Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge was in the spotlight this year, as BRC's Bob Rogers hosted the ever-popular Legends Panel at the IAAPA Expo in Orlando, Florida.
Star Wars immersive hotel experience given name as Disney reveals new details for Galactic Starcruiser


Disney has unveiled new details for its hotly-anticipated Star Wars hotel at Disney World in Florida, revealing plans to host guests for two nights in a fully-immersive experience that takes them on a journey into the franchise's universe.
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IAAPA EMEA

IAAPA Expo Europe was established in 2006 and has grown to the largest international conference and [more...]
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More videos:
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