Fly direct to Seattle from Dublin with Aer Lingus to embark on a fantastic Alaska cruise on board Princess Cruises’ Emerald Princess ship.
After taking a night to settle into the city, it’s time to set sail for Alaska. Your first full day is spent at sea and you should use this time to explore the fantastic Emerald Princess. Head along to a Discovery at Sea programme and learn more about the specatular region you are sailing to before you get there.
Yor first stop in Alaska will be Ketchikan, known as Alaska’s “First City” because it’s the first major community travelers come to as they journey north. Ketchikan is famous for it’s abundance of salmon and is a sportfishing paradise. You’ll continue on to Juneau, home to breathtakingly beautiful glaciers and stunning views of both water and mountains. Your next day of cruising is a real treat as you sail through the Tracy Arm-Fords Wilderness Area. Breathtaking Endicott Arm extends over 30 miles long, with nearly one-fifth of its area covered in ice.
You’ll then arrive in Skagway, Alaska, where thousands have gone before you seeking their luck in the Yukon Gold Rush. We receommend taking a trip on the famous White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad, a real highlight of any holiday to Alaska. Next up is the city of Victoria in Canada beofre sailing back to Seattle where your cruise ends.
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Cruise departs from Seattle
Endicott Arm and Dawes Glacier (Scenic Cruising), Alaska & Juneau, Alaska
- 12Sep, 2020
Day 1 Seattle Stay
Fly direct from Dublin to Seattle with Aer Lingus and stay your first night pre-cruise in the Executive Hotel in Seattle
- 13Sep, 2020
Day 2 Cruise departs from Seattle
- 14Sep, 2020
Day 3 At Sea
- 15Sep, 2020
Day 4 Ketchikan, Alaska
- 16Sep, 2020
Day 5 Endicott Arm and Dawes Glacier (Scenic Cruising), Alaska & Juneau, Alaska
- 17Sep, 2020
Day 6Arrive at Skagway, Alaska
- 18Sep, 2020
Day 7 At Sea
- 19Sep, 2020
Day 8 Victoria, Canada
- 20Sep, 2020
Day 9 Seattle, Washington