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Haines Cruise Reviews

Haines Cruise Port
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If you loved the TV show "Northern Exposure," you'll love Haines. It's the kind of laid-back place you picture when you think about an Alaskan town. The first thing you'll notice when you arrive is ...
bluebell2629
09/14
Going to Haines was great because it wasn't built up like the other towns we visited. Now if you stay in the ... Read more
furnrep
08/14
Haines is a little town with little to see other than the "hammer museum"? HAL must pay little or no portage ... Read more
Shasta125
08/14
Free shuttle driver Tara was a gem. So helpful and pleasant and gave is a good idea of what it is like to ... Read more
Brian&Joan
09/13
Not much there. Best bet is a local bus (for $1) that takes you on about a 30 minute tour of the town. The ... Read more
lepin
09/13
This was an unscheduled stop as we diverted from Skagway. The town is dismal. Read more
zarbycat
09/13
Beautiful scenery. We were scheduled to dock in Skagway but that had to be aborted. Excursions over priced, ... Read more
RuggedEmu
08/13
This port is completely dependent on the weather. There is absolutely nothing to do in the city except for a ... Read more
jntsfbay
07/13
You have to meet Fred at teh Wild Iris gift shop. We've been here before and knew the local sights pretty ... Read more
carri cruiser
07/13
there was a shuttle bus for $1.00, we took it for a tour of the town, and out to the Fairgrounds where ... Read more
jazzmanmgt
07/13
No excursion here..just visited the town. Lots of small shops and stores. Don't miss the area where the ... Read more
TwoCalBears
06/13
I loved this port--in fact this stop was the reason we chose this cruise. Haines is a "real" Alaska town, ... Read more
kayikci
09/12
Nice, quiet little town very picturesque as the other 3 Alaska ports we visited on our cruise. Read more
dkata
08/12
A quaint Alaska town set against a scenic background of snow capped mountains. Boring after 15 minutes. The ... Read more
gomontavista
07/12
Good for a short walk, but basically there is nothing there (The ship's entertainment (comedian) joked about ... Read more
skelco11
07/12
There's not much to do in Haines proper. You can take the ferry for about $70 to Skagway, which has much more ... Read more
SummerTraveler
06/12
Great walking town. Only ship in port. Read more
World_Citizen
06/12
Haines is small and sleepy, but a great place to toddle around. (Don't miss the Pioneer Bar/Bamboo Restaurant ... Read more
zoomn
09/11
Quaint town, seems less touristy which is nice. Read more
LVERudd
09/11
Ships rarely stop at Haines now, with Skagway being the port of choice. That is too bad because rafting on ... Read more
Jack(not my real name)
09/11
Wow! This quiet port city beacons. Only a few shops visible from the port, you're already in the center of ... Read more
Greysandy
08/11
Quaint and real. Read more
mmg233
08/11
The Takshunuk Mountain 4X4 tour is breathtaking. You drive your own 4X4 (really just an ultra heavy duty golf ... Read more
martinsfo
08/11
I loved this town! Haines is the real Alaska, no tourist shops, no T-Shirt shops. There is a really ... Read more
drofmats
07/11
This is a small working town that does not totally cater to cruise ships - a good thing. Although there were ... Read more
amc2828
07/11
Haines is a nice representatives Alaska town. There is not much here though. There is a small village to shop ... Read more

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