Embark from Seattle and get ready for amazing views and wildlife like nowhere else. Witness massive ice chunks calving into the sea, take the reins of a dogsled in Juneau, go for a catamaran ride in Ketchikan, and take a ride on the White Pass and Yukon route narrow-gauge railroad in Skagway.
Find your happy place on board Norwegian Joy when she cruises year-round from the west coast to Alaska, the Mexican Riviera, and Panama Canal from Miami and Los Angeles. Enjoy a rush like no other as you race in the middle of the ocean on a thrilling two–level race track. Immerse yourself in all the wonder of a virtual world in the Galaxy Pavilion. Be pampered in luxury in our new, spacious and beautifully appointed Concierge accommodations. Explore the wilds of Alaska including pods of whales up close in untouched Icy Strait Point. Enjoy holiday experiences that will delight your senses and calm your soul on Norwegian Joy.
A highlight of embarkation day is that first dinner in the main restaurant where you'll meet your wait staff and tablemates. Order whatever you like from the menu of appetizers, salads, soups, and entrees, but save room for dessert!
Cruise ships are equipped with all the latest and greatest workout machines and a great workout facility, but why not pick exercise outside over any treadmill.
Victoria, British Columbia
Day 1 Seattle Stay
Day 2 Seattle, WashingtonArrive at 2019-04-27 00:00Depart at 2019-04-27 16:00With its high-rise skyline dominated by the futuristic Space Needle, Seattle is a big, lively city surrounded on three sides by water and backed by the Olympic and Cascade Mountains. Get a taste of the Orient in the International Quarter, or the great seafood served up on the waterfront and take a coffee break – the locals insist theirs is the best coffee in the world.
Day 3 At SeaArrive at 2019-04-28 00:00Depart at 2019-04-28 00:00
Day 4 JuneauArrive at 2019-04-29 14:30Depart at 2019-04-29 23:00This is Alaska’s capital and it blends city attractions with incredible adventures on its doorstep. It’s just a short drive to Mendenhall Glacier, a moving river of craggy blue ice, and the delightful Glacier Gardens set beneath Thunder Mountain. Feeling lucky? Try panning for gold, sport fishing along the Inside Passage or whale watching – sightings are practically guaranteed.
Day 5 SkagwayArrive at 2019-04-30 07:00Depart at 2019-04-30 20:15Go for gold. Go for gold. Thousands have before you, because the once infamous port of Skagway was gateway for the 1898 Yukon Gold Rush. Climb aboard the historic White Pass & Yukon Railway, travelling though stunning mountain scenery to a trail camp where you can pan for gold and enjoy ‘naughty nineties’-style entertainment.
Day 6 Glacier BayArrive at 2019-05-01 06:00Depart at 2019-05-01 14:00It's not surprising that long, narrow Glacier Bay attracts such a variety of wildlife. Along one side runs the edge of Glacier National Park, home to wolves, moose, grizzly and brown bears, blacktail deer and lynx. Listen for the amazing sound of a glacier "calving." Once you hear it, you'll never forget it.
Day 7 KetchikanArrive at 2019-05-02 07:30Depart at 2019-05-02 14:30Ketchikan is in the heart of the Tongass National Forest – all 17 million acres of it – so there’s no shortage of outdoor fun. Take a seaplane over the 3,000-feet granite walls of Misty Fjords, go black bear watching as they fish for salmon in Neets Bay, zip from platform to platform across the rainforest canopy, or paddle a sea kayak out to unspoilt islands.
Day 8 Victoria, British ColumbiaArrive at 2019-05-03 09:00Depart at 2019-05-03 12:00Standing on the tip of Vancouver Island, Victoria is a genteel kind of place with delightful landscaped parks, like the century-old Butchart Gardens, and carefully preserved historic buildings. See it in fitting style by horse-drawn trolley, take afternoon tea at the grand Empress Hotel, or take a tour of the city’s pubs and microbreweries for a glass or two of the local ales.
Day 9 Seattle, WashingtonArrive at 2019-05-04 07:00Depart at 2019-05-04 00:00With its high-rise skyline dominated by the futuristic Space Needle, Seattle is a big, lively city surrounded on three sides by water and backed by the Olympic and Cascade Mountains. Get a taste of the Orient in the International Quarter, or the great seafood served up on the waterfront and take a coffee break – the locals insist theirs is the best coffee in the world.
Day 10 Seattle Stay