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Alaska Cruises

Alaska Cruises

Alaska Bear

Alaska Bear

Iceberg At Sea

Iceberg At Sea

Crucero, Alaska

Crucero, Alaska

Glacier Peak, Alaska

Glacier Peak, Alaska

Bear in Alaska

Bear in Alaska

Alaskan Dog Sledding

Alaskan Dog Sledding

Gold Creek, Alaska

Gold Creek, Alaska

Eagle in Alaska

Eagle in Alaska

Anchorage, Alaska

Anchorage, Alaska

Blue Iceberg at Sea

Blue Iceberg at Sea

Deer in Alaska

Deer in Alaska

Skagway, Alaska

Skagway, Alaska

  Skagway, Alaska

Skagway, Alaska

Cruise Alaska, the Last Frontier

There's no place like Alaska, one of the most breathtaking states in the U.S. Visiting Alaska may make you feel like you're visiting another country or maybe even another world. An Alaska cruise can take you through the Inside Passage, near the incredible Hubbard Glacier, or into Glacier Bay National Park. Alaska cruise packages can also include a tour or excursion on shore to the unique and beautiful Denali National Park.

People typically take an Alaska cruise from Vancouver, Seattle, or another Pacific coastal port, and some of the stops on your itinerary might include Skagway, Sitka, Ketchikan, Seward, or Juneau. Alaska cruise packages include many incredible destinations, but no matter where you go, you can count on seeing gorgeous glaciers, old Gold Rush towns, Native American culture, and stunning vistas of forests filled with incredible wildlife. Alaska is for the adventurous. Be bold and book your cruise with us today for the best price on an unforgettable adventure!

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Helicopter Glacier Discovery
Helicopter Glacier Discovery
$480

Take an exhilarating ride above the magnificent Skagway glaciers on this once-in-a-lifetime Alaskan helicopter adventure.

Whales and Mendenhall Glacier
Whales and Mendenhall Glacier
$219

Alaska's spectacular marine life and one of its best-known glaciers all in a half-day program on a boat holding a maximum of 40 guests.

Juneau City and Mendenhall Glacier
Juneau City and Mendenhall Glacier
$85

This half day program will give you a city orientation and a visit to the Mendenhall Glacier and visitor's center.

Misty Fjords Flightseeing
Misty Fjords Flightseeing
$299

The Misty Fjords National Monument has been carved to impressive perfection by millions of years of glacial activity.

Skagway City and White Pass Summit
Skagway City and White Pass Summit
$59

Start with a tour of the historic Skagway, and learn of its lawless days during the Klondike Gold Rush & enjoy the beautiful scenery of White Pass Summit.

The Totems of Ketchikan
The Totems of Ketchikan
$59

A visit to Saxman Native Village to see its Totem collection, totem carving and learn more about the Tlingit Indians.

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Cruise Lines Jun 24 Jul 24 Aug 24 Sep 24 Oct 24 Nov 24 Dec 24 Jan 25 Feb 25 Mar 25 Apr 25 May 25
Carnival Cruise Line   $939 $729 $784             $659 $709
Celebrity Cruises $1,149 $466 $379 $445               $322
Cunard Line $799 $879 $799 $3,199               $1,269
Disney Cruise Line $3,447 $1,855 $1,904 $1,512           $985   $956
Holland America Line $364 $474 $429 $399             $549 $479
Hurtigruten Expeditions   $8,495 $9,143 $9,727               $5,106
Norwegian Cruise Line $529 $649 $579 $429 $599           $499 $499
Oceania Cruises $3,499 $3,599 $3,299 $2,099             $5,599 $2,699
Princess Cruises $399 $420 $377 $399             $278 $298
Regent Seven Seas $6,799 $6,699 $6,099 $4,410             $9,049 $4,624
Royal Caribbean Cruises $429 $1,971 $438 $352               $323
Seabourn Cruise Line $3,449 $2,444 $3,594                 $4,414
Silversea Cruises $3,350 $4,050 $4,150 $3,950               $3,200
Viking Ocean Cruises $7,499 $7,699 $18,999 $5,999               $4,649

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Alaska

What to Know Before You Cruise to Alaska

What Is the Best Month to Cruise to Alaska?

Harbor seals rest as a cruise ship passes in Glacier Bay National Park. The summer months are great for seeing wildlife on an Alaska cruise.

June, July, and August are the warmest Alaskan months, though July and August can be very rainy. Because of this, you might find that June is the most ideal time to cruise in Alaska.

What Cruise Lines Go to Alaska?

  • Azamara Club Cruises
  • Carnival Cruise Line
  • Celebrity Cruises
  • Crystal Cruises
  • Cunard Line
  • Disney Cruise Line
  • Holland America Line
  • Norwegian Cruise Line
  • Oceania Cruises
  • Princess Cruises
  • Regent Seven Seas Cruises
  • Royal Caribbean
  • Seabourn Cruise Line
  • Silversea Cruises
  • Viking Ocean Cruises

 

Are There 5-Day Cruises to Alaska?

Yes: CruiseDirect can connect you with Alaska cruise packages for 3-to-5-night spans as well as longer voyages of a week or more.

What Is the Best Cruise Line for Families to Alaska?

Travelers often recommend these lines for families cruising to Alaska:Cruise passengers take in the Alaskan scenery from their ship.

  • Carnival Cruise Line
  • Disney Cruise Line
  • Holland America Line
  • Norwegian Cruise Line
  • Princess Cruises
  • Royal Caribbean

Where Do Alaska Cruises Depart From?

Some of the most popular departure ports are Vancouver, Seward, Whittier, and other Pacific coast locations. Cruises from Seattle to Alaska are among the most popular, with San Francisco, Los Angeles, and Juneau used less frequently as departure ports.

How Much Is a Cruise to Alaska?

An Alaska cruise can start as low as $112 a night and cost upward of $800 a night. The prices will vary depending on how long your cruise lasts as well as the amenities included on your particular cruise line.

What Is an Alaska Inside Passage Cruise?

A grizzly bear and cubs on the shore of an Alaskan lake

An Alaska Inside Passage cruise is a popular route that sticks to the southeastern Alaskan panhandle area. The Inside Passage is a network of waterways that connect Puget Sound in Washington, the Pacific coast of British Columbia, and the waters of the Alaska panhandle. It provides views of the Tongass National Forest, many islands, and plenty of mining towns used by prospectors in the Klondike Gold Rush.