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Cruises and land tours are great ways to see Alaska. Which one is right for you?
7-10 days is the most common. Find how many days you need based on what you want to see and do in Alaska.
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Stay casual, dress in layers, and get proper footwear
Cruises depart Juneau or Sitka. Boutique, small ship adventure cruises in Alaska's Inside Passage
Cruises depart from Whittier, a 1 hr drive from Anchorage. 2-5 day small ship explorations
The most intimate multi-day cruise option. Book entire boat for your family or group, or opt to bunk with other guests. Trips available from Whittier, Homer, Seward, Juneau, and Sitka.
The classic Alaska Cruise, offered by such companies as Holland America, Princess, and Royal Caribbean. Choose a round-trip Inside passage or one-way Gulf of Alaska Cruise.
Our picks for the best tours and experiences during your Alaska Cruise.
Stops include Seward (Kenai Fjords), Girdwood, Whittier & Spencer Glacier
Stops include Wasilla, Talkeetna, Denali National Park & Fairbanks
Fantastic views of Denali (McKinley) on a clear day. Picnic area, bathrooms, and 20 campsites.
One of the best Denali (McKinley) viewpoints on a clear day. Also picnic sites, bathroom, and 9 campsites.
Newly opened in 2017, this complex has a ranger station, 32 RV sites, 10 campsites, 3 public use cabins and more
73 camping sites, 3 public use cabins, and hiking trails. Guided day hikes, kayak rentals, and kayak tours available.