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Parasailing at Castaway Cay: A Disney Cruise Line Port Adventures Review

by Rebecca Pearson on 01-05-2017

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We had the opportunity to book the Parasailing excursion at Castaway Cay on our last cruise.

This excursion is listed as extremely limited for availability, so if you plan to book it, plan to do so as early as possible, and check back again if necessary. We were lucky to be sailing concierge on this particular cruise, so I’m not sure if that was why I was able to snag this excursion, as were able to book 120 days out. I was lucky to book the first excursion of the morning, so upon disembarking from the ship, we were simply able to walk down past the front of the ship about 100 yards and wait. If you’re familiar with the island, just as you disembark the ship, there is a post office, and almost directly across from it is a small deck area with tables. Formally called Marge’s Barges & Sea Charters Dock, these are the docks where the excursion boats are located. While we got of the ship promptly and were there and checked in about 10-15 minutes in advance, we had to wait as none of the excursion operators were there yet, and actually left late for the excursion. Besides the slightly late departure, the rest of the experience was seamless. More ...
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