"Say Alaska and a variety of images and impressions come to mind: towering mountains, watchable wildlife, icy blue glaciers, endless wilderness, vibrant Native culture, leaping salmon, hardy outdoors; America's last frontier. Often, visiting Alaska has as much to do with what people may feel as with what they will see. There is a mystique that surrounds Alaska. To some it represents a dream, a trip of a life time, a life altering event, a chance to reach out and touch something inside themselves that is wild and beautiful like they imagine Alaska to be. Our job is to put that dream - or as much as possible of it - within reach of you.
Alaskan cruising is affordable, only the memories are priceless!
When it comes to planning your trip, Alaskan Cruises & Land and Sea Vacations are more economical than you might think. With a wide range of options and choices, there's a cruise or cruise tour to suit most any budget."
Alaska Whales, Wonders and Wildlife Explorations
Answer the call of the wild - by land and sea
Alaska...where summertime memories last forever. Where ancient glaciers glint majestically, as snow-mantled mountains soar into a blue sky. The deep harbors and frontier towns welcome visitors with open arms, eager to reveal their riches. The possibilities are endless, inviting excursions of untold discovery and delight. We invite you to experience Alaska as only we can show you. We offer a range of enriching options to see the Great Land's glaciers, frontier towns, wildlife and national parks from the perspective of spectacular ships, exclusive rail service and wilderness lodges. Thrill to white thunder in Glacier Bay, marvel at sunlight at midnight and close-ups of whales, eagles and caribou. Delight in Mt. McKinley's majesty and meadows carpeted with wildflowers. Amid unsurpassed grandeur and serenity, the true wilderness of Denali is calling. Catch sight of a humpback whale or wolf pups frolicking in the snow. Alaska is as rustic and romantic as one could ever imagine. Whales, Wonders and Wilderness.
People who visited Alaska heard the thunderous crack of calving
glaciers. Sailed alongside pods of orca; saw breaching humpbacks and
foraging brown bears. Some hiked verdant old-growth rain forests and
kayaked peaceful coastlines. Others toured frontier towns, took in
cultural events and shopped for native wears. A number of you
explored more, going all the way to Denali, Kenai or Copper River.
Many captured Alaska by taking the best photos of their life.
Photography is how you preserve the world of wonder that is Alaska,
where being in the moment is what counts.
Check out "Your Shot", National Geographic's photo community. The mission: To tell stories collaboratively through your best photography and expertly curated. View over 29,250 Alaska photo's, then add your own. Show off your best!
Reward your curiosity. See why traveling to Alaska should be on your must-do bucket list.
Check out the Ports & Excursions to visit in Alaska - Courtesy of Shore Excursions Magazine
Alaska Travel guide and journals, photo essays, and inspirational quotes
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Cruise Tip: Shore Excursions - Booking your shore excursions with the cruise line may cost you up to 50% more what others may pay for the same excursion. through independent tour providers. Most everyone knows the ship may wait for you, in the event that your cruise line purchased tour is late returning to the pier. However, many independent tour providers (including Shore Excursions Group and Shoretrips). Both companies offers as much as 35 -50% off from cruise line prices, and also offer a guarantee that you will arrive back on time.
Alaska Cruises, Ports of Call, and Shore
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