Alaska is known for its traditional Alaskan outdoor adventure, and a great way to experience it is through an Alaska cruise. There are many known Alaska cruises that offer shore excursions, nature sights, and the chance to explore scenic port towns. An expedition cruise offers even more opportunities to explore the Alaskan wilderness with excursions such as hiking, kayaking, and exploring glaciers. Travelers can also take advantage of breath-taking mountain trails or explore the ever-changing tide of glaciers while experiencing nature at its best. For those looking for an entertaining experience, there are also ports that offer ideal launching pads for fishing trips or whale watching. No matter what type of cruise you choose, you’re sure to have an unforgettable time in Alaska with its stunning scenery and diverse wildlife.
The main ports of call on a cruise to Alaska tend to include Seattle, Skagway, Juneau, Ketchikan and sometimes even the Canadian port of Vancouver. Cruises typically sail through the Inside Passage and make stops at smaller ports like Sitka and Strait Point. The Icy Strait offers amazing views of the snow-capped mountains and glaciers while whales are often spotted in this area. Cruises tend to last around 7-14 days with stops including Ketchikan, Juneau and Skagway. An Alaskan cruise is an unforgettable experience with plenty of opportunities to explore spots like Icy Strait and other amazing places along the way.
Alaska cruises are available year-round and no matter what time of year you go, you are sure to be rewarded with incredible experiences and memories that will last a lifetime. The summer months of July and August offer the warmest sun and longest days, however there is no bad month to cruise in Alaska. The good news is that each month offers its own unique experiences, so it's up to you to choose which month, days, or months your trip should last.
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