Alaska Cruise - Glacier Bay

Cruise Holidays to Alaska from Vancouver, Canada

For an unforgettable experience, take a cruise to Alaska from Vancouver, Canada.

We offer Holland America cruises in our 2020 and 2021 cruise and Rocky Mountaineer train holiday packages. These cruises start and finish in Vancouver from late April through to mid-September.

Sip on a cocktail and look out for bears, bald eagles, humpback whales, moose and killer whales. These cruises are exceptional add-ons to your Rocky Mountaineer Train Holiday Package.

To receive a quote for a Rocky Mountaineer® Train and cruise package, use our Rocky Mountaineer Package Quote form to contact us direct or search for packages online:

Alaska Cruise Information

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Alaska Cruise Sample Itineraries

Alaska Cruise Itinerary from Vancouver - departs Saturdays and Wednesdays

B = Breakfast included, L = Lunch included, D = Dinner included

DAY 01 - Embarkation

Embarkation commences after 12:00 noon. Sailing time is scheduled for 5:00 pm. Only guests who are sailing may board the ship. Overnight on cruise ship. D.

DAY 02 - Cruise the Inside Passage

Enjoy sailing through the dramatic Inside Passage. Overnight on cruise ship. B, L, D.

DAY 03 - Port of Call Juneau, Alaska

Located at the foot of grand mountain peaks on the Gastineau Channel, the town of Juneau has the massive Mendenhall Glacier and the immense Juneau Icefields at its back door. Juneau is the place to let your imagination run wild. Explore the lush Tongass National Forest, visit the rustic shops in town, set out and whale watch, flightsee, hike, kayak, raft or fish. Due to the long daylight hours, there’s plenty of time for your perfect Juneau adventure. Overnight on cruise ship. B, L, D.

DAY 04 - Port of Call Skagway, Alaska

Take your time and poke into every little store from the Trail Bench to Lynch and Kennedy’s Dry Goods. The Red Onion Saloon, with its honky tonk piano and costumed barmaids, is a treasure trove of memorabilia featuring pictures of Klondike Kate, Peahull Annie and other vintage characters. To complete the picture of those rip-roaring days, visit the nostalgic Trail of ‘98 Museum. The Klondike Gold Rush National Historical Park boasts restored buildings and wooden boardwalks that invite you to take a stroll into the past. Overnight on cruise ship. B, L, D.

DAY 05 - Glacier Bay Scenic Cruise

As Biosphere Reserve and UNESCO World Heritage Site, Glacier Bay National Park protects a unique ecosystem of plants and animals living in concert with an ever-changing glacial landscape. Bring out the camera and listen for the thunderous sound of a monumental chunk of ice that has split from a glacier as it crashes into the sea. The impact shoots water hundreds of feet into the air. Glacier Bay has more actively calving tidewater glaciers than anyplace else in the world. Overnight on cruise ship. B, L, D.

DAY 06 - Port of Call Ketchikan, Alaska

Built out over the water and climbing weathered stairways, Ketchikan clings to the shores of Tongass Narrows and drapes the mountains with a cheerful air. Take time to explore Creek Street, the Tongass Historical Museum, Totem Bight State Park and Saxman Village, Ketchikan’s main attractions. Deep water fjords created by retreating glaciers has left behind stunning granite cliffs towering thousands of feet above the sea and countless waterfalls cascading into placid waters. Overnight on cruise ship. B, L, D.

DAY 07 - Cruise the Inside Passage

Enjoy sailing through the dramatic Inside Passage. Overnight on cruise ship. B, L, D.

DAY 08 - Vancouver

After breakfast you will disembark the cruise ship in Vancouver where your holiday concludes.

To include this Vancouver cruise in a Rocky Mountaineer rail holiday package, contact us

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Alaska Cruise Videos

Cruise Glacier Bay Alaska Video

Holland America cruising Glacier Bay in Alaska.

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