Witness the majesty of Alaska with Princess Cruises for a vacation that is beyond compare. Marvel at endless natural beauty, fascinating culture and magnificent animals in their natural habitat and see for yourself why America’s “Last Frontier” remains one of the world’s most popular destinations.
Alaska cruises are ideal for families with travelers of all ages. During just one cruise vacation, an amazing world will be revealed to you. Watch glaciers calving immense icebergs into the water right from your private balcony, ride vintage gold rush trains, view bears fishing for salmon and bald eagles soaring through the air. Pristine Alaska is truly a nature lover’s dream and boasts such treasures as Tongass National Forest, the country’s largest national forest and breathtaking Denali (formerly named Mt. McKinley), the highest peak mountain in North America.
Captivating adventures may also include such unique opportunities as viewing a traditional native dance performance, kayaking on a fjord and dog mushing. Create magical family memories when everyone pans for gold and participates in an authentic salmon bake.
Marvel at ages-old hand-made totem poles, land by helicopter on a glacier and go flightseeing above fairytale-like snow-capped peaks. Thrilling choices are endless.
Keep on the lookout for wildlife sightings including humpback whales, black bears and grizzlies (brown bears), sea otters, mountain goats, Dall sheep, puffins, bison, Sitka black-tailed deer and Bald Eagles, just to name a few. Alaska cruises provide an unforgettable experience for animal- and nature-lovers.
Throughout your exciting Alaska cruise, delight in the many onboard offerings. Stunning accommodations will make you feel comfortable and right at home. Dine in a myriad of venues serving scrumptious cuisine including local seafood dishes, as well as the new SHARE by Curtis Stone, the celebrity chef whose restaurants are now featured on select ships. Luxuriate with the many relaxing treatments sure to melt your cares away offered at the acclaimed Lotus Spa. Delight in conversation and your favorite drink at the many lounges and bars. Partake in an endless array of evening entertainment. Dazzling productions are shown at the state-of-the-art theaters and magic shows will leave you spellbound. Dance the night away or the whole family can enjoy the latest Hollywood blockbusters against the backdrop of the sea and sky at Movies Under the Stars® , a 300-square-foot poolside theater.
Princess Cruises offers 7- and 10-day Alaska cruises, including Voyage of the Glaciers, which sails between Vancouver, B.C. and Anchorage (Whittier). Along this exciting journey, two glacier viewing opportunities are featured, including Glacier Bay National Park and the frontier ports of Juneau, Ketchikan and Skagway. Inside Passage cruises sail roundtrip from Seattle, Vancouver, B.C. or San Francisco on exciting itineraries that include glacier-viewing.
Experience the best of Alaska with an adventure-filled Princess Land & Sea Vacation, which combines a Voyage of the Glaciers cruise with 3 to 8 nights on land at some of the state’s best wilderness destinations. Visit Alaska’s “jewels in the crown,” such as the incredible Glacier Bay National Park during the cruise portion and on land, go to Denali National Park, where you will be awestruck by the majestic Denali, formerly known as Mt. McKinley.
Every detail is thought of by Princess Cruises. Exclusive and convenient rail service called Direct-to-the-Wilderness® will take you in comfort between your ship and a Denali area lodge on the very same day. Another Princess special is a new onboard program called North to Alaska that “brings Alaska to life” immersing you in all things Alaska. Activities range from world-famous local cuisine to “Alaska for Kids!” which is filled with lots of fun activities and more. Enhance your cruise experience with by adding a Princess Land & Sea package offering a variety of exciting options, such as Denali Explorer and On Your Own.
Let Princess Cruises take you to America’s 49th state in style and bring “Alaska to life” on your vacation of a lifetime.