Glorious mountains, icy glaciers, wildlife and the majestic Pacific Ocean. Alaska will surely take your breath away.
Alaskan cruises offer you unlimited possibilities. Explore snowy mountain ranges, magnificent arctic glaciers, deep coniferous forests and crystal clear lakes on a cruise tour package. Witness incredible flora, beautiful and unique fauna and vibrant cultures in blissfully remote natural environments. Discover the incredible Kodiak Island, home to the largest bears in the world. Alaska’s vast size allows for a complex diversity of landscapes, each with its own unique character.
Aside from a wild natural beauty, Alaska is renowned for its adorable historic townships, like the state’s capital Juneau, the gold rush town of Skagway, and Wrangell - the first non-indigenous settlement in the state of Alaska. Alaska cruises are possible from various different ports, including from the Canadian metropolis of Vancouver, which too is a popular sightseeing destination. Explore the beautiful American state of Alaska in all its beauty and bask in the magnificence of nature.
The thousands of miles of scenic coastline make it a natural draw for cruise ships, cruising Alaska is the best way to experience it from a different perspective! Make sure to book in the summer months when the days are longer, and the weather is more predictable.
The most famous cruise lines to visit Alaska with are Holland America & Princess - you will get the picture perfect experience, and the amenities. However if you want more of an expedition feel then book with Un-Cruise Adventures where the focus is more on wildlife, nature and unique shore excursions.
For the most popular duration of 7-10 days in Alaska price on average are between $1,500 and $2,000. Prices vary according to the time of year and cruise lines, but that is a good starting figure. Prices are per person based on two sharing.
Alaska cruises guarantee panoramic vistas of breath-taking beauty comprising of lofty snow-capped mountains and immense glittering glaciers.The main ports in this unspoilt region include; Juneau (the capital city of Alaska), Ketchikan, Hubbard, Gletscher, Glacier Bay and Skagway. When anchored in these ports you should take advantage of a shore excursion to explore stunning landscapes, delightful cities, and an untouched wilderness like no other, the memory of which will forever remain with you. If you enjoy adventure activities on the water, then try sea kayaking and Orca tours. If you want adventure activities on land, then how about going on a wild bear tour? You will come face-to-face with a wild bear (from a safe distance!) and see the awe inspiring site of these animals in their own natural habitat. Enjoy flying? Then an Alaskan flight over the mountains will take your breath away. In a small light aircraft you will be taken over some of the Alaskan mountain ranges to see the beauty of the wilderness in Alaska. Are you looking at starting or finishing a cruise in Anchorage? If so, if you have some time to spare then the Denali National Park is a must! Denali is the highest peak in North America and the National Park is home to some of Alaskas best sights. Packed with wolves, elks, bears and many other animals if you enjoy seeing animals in their natural habitat then this is the place to go.
Dream of seeing a glacier? Then Alaska is the place to do it. With the likes of the twin Sawyer glaciers accessible from the Tracy Arm fjord near Juneau or the Kenai Fjords National Park near Seward. Both can be taken as a tour option on a small tour boat or hike with a guide.If you’re looking to relax then enjoy one of the many café and restaurants on the quite city streets. Of course the wild Alaska seafood is at the top of the menu for anyone visiting Alaska. World renowned for its salmon, halibut and the delicious king crab. Your Alaska cruise will feed your appetite. If you finish in Anchorage but you need to travel south then consider the Alaska Highway as one of the best options. Running all the way from Fairbanks in Alaska to Dawsons Creek in British Columbia (Canada) driving yourself or taking a tour bus will take you through some of the best scenery in Alaska. Cruises to Alaska normally begin from stunning cities such as Vancouver, Los Angeles, Seattle or San Francisco and with CruiseAway you sometimes have the option to combine your cruise with flights and hotel stays so all you have to think about is enjoying the experience. For all our cruise options including luxury, cheap and last minute are available from our homepage. All our best deals in Alaska and elsewhere in the World are waiting for you! Call our cruise experts today for more details. Call freephone 1300 887 590.