9 Nights - Alaska Cruise Tour
7 Nights Gulf of Alaska NorthBound Cruise with 2 Nights Escorted Motorcoach
- 1 Night in Alyeska
- 1 Night in Anchorage.
Day 1 Sail from Vancouver
the many highlights of Vancouver, the "Gateway to the Pacific."
Explore Gastown, Chinatown and the city centre or take a drive through
scenic Stanley Park before departing on legend of the seas for your cruise
Day 2 Inside Passage (Cruising)
Marvel at the towering mountains and lush, greem coastal; forests abroad
Legend of the seas. Keep an eye out for wildlife- moose, deer, bears , bald
eagles and even humpback whales- while cruising through the inside passage.
Day 3 Ketchikan
Known as the "Salmon capital of the world," Ketchikan is the
perfect place for Sportfishing. Take in an entertaining luberjack show or be
amazed at the skill of totem carvers. You can also take a kayaking trip to
the beautiful Tatoosh Island, where you may see wildlife including seals,
sea lions and bald eagles. No matter what activity you choose, you'll enjoy
this bustling town.
Day 4 Skagway
Enjoy paddling a canoe through glacier point or taking a horseback ride
through the Klondike gold rush national park. Take a helicopter to the
valley of the glaciers where you'll actually get out and walk on this huge
sheet of ice, while your guide points out crevasses and other features. Ride
the world famous White Pass & Yukon railroad, travel to a historic gold
rush camp, where you can browse through cabins and tents used as a bakery, a
saloon- even a bordello.
Day 5 Juneau
more trails than roads, Alaska's capital features world class hiking through
glacial waterfalls and the state's largest temperate rain forest. Or see it
all from the air by floatplane. On Auke bay, take a high speed catamaran
ride specifically designed for wildlife watching. The bay is rich with
humpback and killer whales, sea lions and porpoises. You won't have to tell
your friends about "The one that got away" when you go
sportfishing in Alaska. The waters abound with king and silver salmon.
Day 6 Sitka
Rich in Russian and Tlingit Indian history, Sitika is famous for the old
Russian blockhouse and st. Michael's cathedral. Sitka also offers some of
the best sportfishing in Alaska.
Day 7 Hubbard Glacier (Cruising)
Spend an unforgettable day cruising the crystal clear glacial waters of
Yakutat bay and marvel at the massive Hubbard Glacier. Nearly 92 miles
across, it's roughly the size of Rhode Island and is the largest valley
glacier in Alaska.
Day 8 Arrive Seward/ Alyeska
Upon arrival in Seward, your royal Caribbean tour director will greet you
at the pier. Enjoy a scenic drive by deluxe Motorcoach to Girdwood valley,
at the foot of Mt. Alyeska. In the afternoon, enjoy breathtaking views as
you soar 2300 feet above the valley on the Alyeska tramway. Spend the
evening exploring at your own pace before you retire for a relaxing night at
the Alyeska prince resort.
Day 9 Alyeska/ Anchorage
In the morning depart on a deluxe motorcoach and pass the beautiful scenery
along turnagain arm. Arriving in anchorage, you'll enjoy a tour of Alaska's
largest city including a visit to the Alaska native heritage center to learn
about Alaska's first people. Stay overnight in Anchorage.
Your tour director will see that you are transferred to the anchorage
airport for your flight home.