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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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83% Loved It
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Seattle -> Cruising -> Ketchikan -> Tracy Arm -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Inside Passage -> Cruising -> Victoria -> Seattle
82% Loved It
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Puget Sound (Cruising) -> Seattle -> Cruising -> Juneau -> Sitka -> Ketchikan -> Victoria -> Seattle
82% Loved It
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Vancouver -> Cruising -> Ketchikan -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Cruising -> College Fjord (Cruising) -> Anchorage
81% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Vancouver -> Cruising -> Ketchikan -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Cruising -> College Fjord (Cruising) -> Anchorage
80% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Seattle -> Cruising -> Ketchikan -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Cruising -> 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 ...
Kodiak
Known as the Emerald Isle of Alaska, Kodiak is one of the state's ...
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
The largest and most densely populated city in Washington State, ...
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 ...
This was my first cruise to Alaska, my first Holland cruise, my sixth cruise overall. I traveled solo and due to the duration of my trip, I wanted to touch base with family. The Internet did not work - over and over, despite their assurances that ... Read more
This was our first exciting cruise to Alaska and we opted for the inner passage. Decision was made to start from Seattle because our friends were there, could have started from Vancouver and saved a sea-day. Ports of call: - Juneau, was ... Read more
First Time Cruisers gailbryan88@yahoo.com
09/15
This was our first time on a cruise of any kind and it was absolutely fantastic from start to finish. We did a 5 week holiday around Canada and decided to book the cruise to Alaska too. To get on board there were queues getting to the booking ... Read more
08/15
We treated our grand children, girl 14 & boy 10 from Indiana, on this cruise. Lots of activities including age appropriate clubs for the kids. Swimming is always popular so there were 2 major pools plus hot tubs in the common areas all of ... Read more
08/15
We have nothing but wonderful things to say about this trip. It was like being in a luxury resort for a week, except the scenery came to you. We spent most of our time on deck or off the shop on outings. We were off the boat almost every day for ... Read more

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This was our first cruise so we didn't really know what to expect so there are pros and cons and some of each come from what your expectations of your cruise vacation is. The food was wonderful and the staff in all the dinning venues were ... Read more
We had several disappointments during this cruise. Some Celebrity had control of and some they did not. Our first disappointment was re our cabins. We booked 3 cabins in Oct 2014 for travel in Aug 2015. We could not get adjoining cabins on the ... Read more
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