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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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79% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Seattle -> Cruising -> Juneau -> Glacier Bay -> Sitka -> Ketchikan -> Victoria -> Seattle
73% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Vancouver -> Inside Passage (Cruising) -> Tracy Arm -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Glacier Bay -> Ketchikan -> Inside Passage (Cruising) -> Vancouver
80% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Vancouver -> Inside Passage (Cruising) -> Tracy Arm -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Glacier Bay -> Ketchikan -> Inside Passage (Cruising) -> Vancouver
75% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Seattle -> Cruising -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Glacier Bay -> Ketchikan -> Victoria -> Seattle
77% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Seattle -> Cruising -> Ketchikan -> Sawyer Glacier (Cruising) -> 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 ...
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 ...
08/15
Sailed on the Ruby Princess, first time on this ship, 5th cruise with Princess. The ship is beautiful if in need of a few repairs here and there. Ketchikan Sea Cycle riding out in bay was superb. Juneau Whale watching most excellent. ... Read more
Perfect family cruise Sally Forth
08/15
My mom is in her 80s and wanted to treat her daughters and granddaughters to a cruise while she is still able to travel. We chose this cruise and itinerary because it is difficult for my mom to fly, and we wanted round trip from either Vancouver or ... Read more
Girls' Cruise for a Week travels my middle name
08/15
We had an inside cabin for 4, 2 adults and 2 teens. While it was small we all had a good time, there were some issues with 4 of us and 1 bathroom, but with 2 extra mirrors in the cabin we managed. Only issue we had was the hair dryer is outside ... Read more
08/15
We went into the planning of this trip blind. Neither of us had ever been on a cruise before, and RCI, X, NCL, HAL, CCL was all just a whole lot of alphabet soup to us. Our wise travel agent asked us some questions and decided that the Celebrity ... Read more
Started in Anchorage with Celebrity's pre-cruise land tour which was excellent! Arrived ANCHORAGE a day early: highly recommend making reservations ahead for dinner at GLACIER BREW HOUSE and breakfast at SNOW CITY CAFE. Others had 90 minute ... Read more
Personal Background Information We decided to book this cruise as a birthday present to both myself and my husband for our 50th birthdays. After some research the Celebrity Solstice cruise was choosen and booked. We were fortunate to get 3 ... Read more
My husband and I are mid 30's and this is our 3rd cruise. Ironically, we were on the Solstice in 2009 for our honeymoon and decided to do Alaska and ended up on the Solstice again for this Alaska departure. Pros: Clean Ship Pretty good ... Read more
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