Disney Cruise Line proudly presents Galveston as a port of departure to the enchanting Western Caribbean and Bahamas. One of the oldest ports on the gulf coast, the historic city of Galveston is located around 50 miles south of Houston, Texas. The city takes up almost the whole of Galveston Island, which is approximately 27 miles long and 3 miles wide at its widest point.
The Strand Historical District in downtown Galveston boasts one of the largest selections of 19th-century buildings in the U.S. and attracts visitors the world over. The city's sunny beaches, southern charm and sizzling nightlife bring tourists year round.
Perched on the northwestern-most tip of the island, the city offers a temperate climate that's perfect for all kinds of outdoor activities. The beautiful sandy beaches that stretch for over 30 miles along the coast host breathtaking sunsets, abundant fishing and playful waves for swimming and surfing.
There's something to entertain every family member in Galveston, a wonderful place to start your Disney Cruise Vacation.