Princess Cruise Lines: Save up to 50% on Alaska Cruises!

Offer Valid: 10/11/2023 - 05/15/2024
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 Alaska cruises have surged in popularity in recent years, and demand to see America's last unspoiled frontier continues to grow. If you decide to cruise Alaska you can see snowcapped peaks, mighty glaciers, steep fjords and such wildlife as whales, black bears, brown bears, bald eagles, sea otters and seals. You'll also find historic gold rush towns, Native American art and culture, Russian heritage and plenty of outdoor adventure. Because of this region's popularity and short season, the per-diem prices for Alaska cruises are among the highest in the cruise industry.

Alaska cruises are generally divided into two types, Inside Passage cruises and Gulf of Alaska cruises. The Inside Passage has been the traditional way to cruise Alaska, with most ships sailing round-trip from Vancouver or Seattle, through glacier country as far north as Skagway or Juneau. Gulf of Alaska cruises cover more territory as they travel from Vancouver through the Inside Passage and up to Seward/Anchorage (or the reverse). Airfare for a Gulf of Alaska cruise is generally more expensive because Anchorage is so far north.

  • The Alaska cruise season lasts from May through September.
  • Cruises to Alaska are 7 to 12 nights in length.
  • You can find the most affordable Alaska cruise rates in May and September, the off-peak periods.
  • Nearly half of all passengers add a land tour to their Alaska cruise. Denali National Park, the Yukon gold rush country and the Canadian Rockies are among options.
  • Alaska experiences long hours of daylight during summer, lasting up to 23 hours a day in June.
  • In addition to popular sightseeing tours via train and motorcoach, cruise lines have added more adventurous shore excursions to Alaska itineraries, such as sea kayaking, mountain hiking and salmon fishing.
  • If you have frequent-flier miles, this may be a good time to use a free ticket to fly round trip to Vancouver, the main port of departure for Inside Passage cruises.
  • Because in most cases you'll need to fly a long distance to reach your port of departure, we suggest that you arrive at the port city at least one or two days in advance of your cruise. This will give you time to rest and get oriented before boarding the ship. Most cruise lines offer pre-cruise hotel packages.

The MedallionClass ® experience gives 

you more of the vacation you’ll love. 

Exclusive cruisetour amenities 2: 

• Dinner at Fannie Q’s Saloon 

• Tundra Wilderness Tour upgrade 

• Husky Homestead excursion 

• 2 breakfasts at Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge® 

• 1 breakfast at Mt. McKinley Princess Wilderness Lodge® 

Distinctive Voyages amenities: Services of a Distinctive 

Voyages Host, an invitation to a Private Welcome 

Reception and the Husky Homestead excursion 

*$2,351 fare is based on category IE4 on Sapphire Princess® 9/3/24 sailing for cruisetour #33S, on a space-available basis at time of booking. Fares are non-air, cruise- or cruisetour-only, 

based on double occupancy and apply to the first two guests in a stateroom. Fares and other values quoted in US currency. ¹Certain restrictions apply, please refer to your travel advisor for 

full terms, conditions and definitions that apply to Princess Plus. 2Exclusive Cruisetour Amenities apply to tour #33S only. Meal voucher is given for all meals and includes a non-alcoholic 

beverage, one entree, tax and 15% gratuity. Not redeemable for cash. Please refer to your travel advisor for terms, conditions and definitions that apply to all bookings. ©2023, Princess Cruise 

Lines, Ltd. Princess®, MedallionClass®, and the Princess logo are trademarks of Princess Cruise Lines, Ltd. or its affiliates. All rights reserved. Ships of Bermudan and British registry. 


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