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Cruises to Alaska

The 49th State, the largest in the U.S., is perfect for cruisers, with numerous opportunities to appreciate its vast natural beauty. Sail along the Inside Passage to visit the immense ice formations of Glacier Bay and Icy Strait, as well popular ports such as Ketchikan, Skagway and Juneau, the only U.S. state capital that's not accessible by car. Or travel further north to the Kenai Peninsula and nearby Anchorage, a perfect jumping off point for cruisetours to Denali, Fairbanks and Canada's Yukon. Maybe you'll see a bear!
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79% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Seattle -> Cruising -> Juneau -> Glacier Bay -> Sitka -> Ketchikan -> Victoria -> Seattle
76% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Seattle -> Cruising -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Glacier Bay -> Ketchikan -> Victoria -> Seattle
78% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Seattle -> Cruising -> Ketchikan -> Sawyer Glacier (Cruising) -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Cruising -> Victoria -> Seattle
83% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Seattle -> Cruising -> Ketchikan -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Cruising -> Victoria -> Seattle
84% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Puget Sound (Cruising) -> Seattle -> Cruising -> Tracy Arm (Cruising) -> Juneau -> Sitka -> Ketchikan -> Victoria -> Seattle
Anchorage
Anchorage, Alaska's largest city, has many personalities. A cruise ...
Glacier Bay
Photos don't do justice for Glacier Bay National Park. One of the ...
Haines
If you loved the TV show "Northern Exposure," you'll love Haines. ...
Homer
Homer, "the end of the road," is located about 200 miles from ...
Icy Strait
The creation of Alaska's newest cruise port, Icy Strait, represents a ...
Juneau
Juneau, often described as America's most unusual state capital, is ...
Ketchikan
Misty Ketchikan, the rainiest town in southeast Alaska, is known as ...
Petersburg
Take a snapshot of Petersburg, Alaska, and show it to your friends. ...
Prince Rupert
The port city of Prince Rupert, British Columbia, Canada, is actually ...
Seattle
Long before the Starbucks franchise was a glimmer in its creator's ...
Seward
Seward is a picturesque harbor town sporting the catchy motto "Alaska ...
Sitka
Over the centuries, Sitka -- easily Alaska's most exotic port -- has ...
Skagway
In 1897, gold stampeders from all over the world arrived in Skagway ...
Vancouver
It's not hard to understand why Vancouver is so appealing. This ...
Victoria
Wrapped around the southern tip of Vancouver Island, Victoria is a ...
Whittier
Where? You're forgiven if you've never before heard of Whittier. ...
Wrangell
Unlike other ports along Alaska's Inside Passage, Wrangell is one of ...
As fairly experienced cruisers, this cruise did not meet our expectations and having read some of the previous reviews for this ship, I fully undertsnad where they are coming from. The service in the Open Seating restaurant was diabolical from ... Read more
Alaska AGAIN PCMAINTTEAM
06/15
This was my 18th cruise and 2nd one to Alaska. I was blessed both time with excellent weather, both in Seattle and on the cruise. We actually flew into Seattle on Saturday the 20th and stayed at the Quality Inn and Suites at the Space Needle. We ... Read more
06/15
This is the fourth cruise we have taken, just about one every 8-9 years. Spent 2 nights in Seattle at the Inn at the Market. Weather was really nice with clear and slightly cool weather. Embarkation was pretty quick as we were on the boat within 45 ... Read more
Spent the 1st week of the HAL organised tour on land, touring from Anchorage, through the Yukon, to Skagway for a 4 night sail thru Glacier Bay etc to Vancouver. A few hits, a few misses on the land portion of the tour (eg - bus load of hungry ... Read more
All Washed Out da resort
06/15
Ship could use some big time updating. Bathrooms were ancient. Plumbing issue on first morning (early) caused flooding of cabin. Maintenance came and asked us to leave the room while they made repairs. Water spilt over from the bathroom into the ... Read more
Amazing Alaska mbchappy
06/15
This was our first cruise and to be honest we were not 100% sure what to expect as a couple in their 30s travelling without children. What we got was a wonderful experience, throughout the ship the attention to service was generally very good. The ... Read more
06/15
This was our first cruise; we chose Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL) because of the good things we heard from others and because of the reviews we read online. We talked about a cruise for 20 years, and took the plunge to honor of our 25th wedding ... Read more
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