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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
76% 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
84% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Puget Sound (Cruising) -> Seattle -> Cruising -> Tracy Arm (Cruising) -> Juneau -> Sitka -> Ketchikan -> Victoria -> Seattle
83% Loved It
Popular Itinerary:
Seattle -> Cruising -> Ketchikan -> Juneau -> Skagway -> Cruising -> Victoria -> Seattle
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 ...
If you loved the TV show "Northern Exposure," you'll love Haines. ...
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, often described as America's most unusual state capital, is ...
Misty Ketchikan, the rainiest town in southeast Alaska, is known as ...
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 ...
Long before the Starbucks franchise was a glimmer in its creator's ...
Seward is a picturesque harbor town sporting the catchy motto "Alaska ...
Over the centuries, Sitka -- easily Alaska's most exotic port -- has ...
In 1897, gold stampeders from all over the world arrived in Skagway ...
It's not hard to understand why Vancouver is so appealing. This ...
Wrapped around the southern tip of Vancouver Island, Victoria is a ...
Where? You're forgiven if you've never before heard of Whittier. ...
Unlike other ports along Alaska's Inside Passage, Wrangell is one of ...
Great food and service
This smaller ship had the qualities of great food with a good variety of choices. The service was also very good. We had a suite and the amenities were great. The free pressing service and laundry was very handy and become a spoiled necessity. The ... Read more
Pleasantly pleased MrCharlie
The boarding process was efficient and well planned out and I feel that we were treated well upon arrival boarding of the ship. We made our way to our stateroom where we checked out the place where we would be staying. There was a king bed and a ... Read more
The service and activities for kids were great. My 3 year old grand daughter enjoyed the character breakfast, meeting all the characters, and attending the Oceaneer Club. She did not want to go home. My 16 year old nephew loved the Vibes. There ... Read more
1. Embarkation and Debarkation were super - quick and easy even though we had 12 in our party. 2. The Pearl is a good ship not new but refurbished in 2013. Public areas were clean as well as our staterooms (1 balcony and 3 Inside cabins) As ... Read more
My 12 y/o granddaughter and I sailed on the NCL Pearl to Alaska. It was cruise #4 for her and #20 for me (#5 on NCL). After reading some of the reviews of the Pearl, I had low expectations, but was very pleasantly surprised with the overall ... Read more
Not Good Enough Albinroo
This was my first and last Celebrity cruise. Alaska was gorgeous but I would have gotten that with any other cruise line too. The food, which is supposed to be what makes Celebrity better than others, was nothing special. It wasn't especially bad, ... Read more
Awesome Cruise cfinnrun
BACKGROUND INFO 48 years old, teacher, traveled with hubby, 2 sons, mother, and stepdad SYNOPSIS Going into the vacation, I was concerned because 1) our only other cruise was Disney and, frankly, that was the best vacation of my life. ... Read more
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