Join the fun, 2016 Alaska Cruises from Vancouver BC and Seattle Washington.
An exciting selection of new 2016 Princess Cruise and Tour Vacations are now on sale to the great destinations throughout Alaska. Check out the places you’ve been dreaming of seeing, Princess Cruise is ready and waiting to make your 2016 Alaska vacation one incredible journey full of exciting new adventures! Check out Princess Cruises, Alaskan Cruises today.
Already, interest in Alaskan cruises for 2016 has begun to heat up. Seasoned cruisers know that the best cabins are typically booked a year in advance. They also know that the early dining is also the first to book up. For this reason, these knowledgeable veteran cruisers are reserving their trips as soon as the cruise lines have the schedules available.
Join us on a Cruise To Alaska in 2016. Great rates on this very special Alaska cruise with all new Alaska Cruise itineraries from Seattle Washington including options for extending your vacation in Alaska with affordable Alaska cruise packages and family discounts for an exciting Alaska vacation. Read more about Alaska Cruises From Seattle
Alaska cruises from Seattle are offered by numerous cruise lines and are available in a variety of price ranges.
Most cruises departing from Vancouver Canada are 7 day cruises that travel one way to Alaska where passengers disembark before continuing their vacation on a land portion of an Alaskan Cruise Tour. Read more about Alaska Cruises From Vancouver.
Most of the cruises departing Vancouver Canada are bound for either Seward Alaska or Whittier Alaska. These 7 day cruises must depart from a foreign port, ie. Vancouver Canada, due to a very old law, Merchant Marine Act of 1920, also known as the Jones Act. For more about this subject, read How The Jones Act Effects Alaska Cruises
Exciting News From Holland America Cruises.
2016 Holland America Alaska Cruises Holland America Cruise Line’s ms Statendam will be sailing to Alaska again in 2016 fresh from a stem-to-stern after a multi-million dollar “Signature of Excellence” dry dock of the ship. The 1,260-guest cruise ship received a host of new facilities and features including new stateroom furnishings and bathroom upgrades; Canaletto, a complimentary Italian eatery; the sophisticated Showroom at Sea; and the stylish lounge called Mix, which combines three distinct bars into one area. The refurbishment enhances Holland America Line’s premium vacation experience for guests as part of the company’s $525 million Signature of Excellence fleet-wide program. The ms Statendam will be sailing between Vancouver BC and Seward Alaska on one way 7 day voyages beginning in May.
The ms Statendam is the fourth ship in a series of five to receive extensive Signature of Excellence upgrades; the ms Veendam, ms Rotterdam and ms Ryndam refits are now complete. The ms Maasdam is scheduled to receive the Signature of Excellence upgrades in April 2016.
ALASKA CRUISE NEWS: Cruises to Alaska are on the rise. Among the ships offering Alaska this year will be Disney Wonder, which plans 18 seven-night cruises from Vancouver, Canada, beginning May 3, 2016.
Let us bring the best of Alaska to you. Worry free vacation planning with the assistance of resident Alaska writers seasoned in finding the best in all-inclusive and most affordable in do it yourself Alaska cruise packages. Find the Best Alaska Cruises for 2016 including Alaska Cruises offered from Seattle Washington with options for extending your vacation in Alaska with these favorite Alaska cruise packages departing from from Seattle and Vancouver B.C.
Great rates are currently being offered on 2016 Alaska cruise packages departing from Seattle and Vancouver. We don't expect to see these rates remain this low for long as the bookings have been far to strong in the Alaska cruise sector. Our feelings are that the cruise fares will be significantly higher after the 2010 season concludes and all the final numbers are in. Waiting until the last minute to reserve your passage may once again be a thing of the past. All the best staterooms, the preferred dining times and the best cruisetours are booking way out again making it necessary to finalize your plan for a 2016 Alaska cruise today. For more info, read Best Alaska Cruise & Best Time to take an Alaska Cruise.
Adventures Into The Unknown - Alaska Best Kept Secrets! Extend your cruise with a fully guided Alaska cruisetour where you venture deep into the wild side of Alaska's interior. Visit Denali, Talkeetna and Wrangell - St Elias National Park & Preserve; see how the people live today and discover how life was different during the founding days of the Last Frontier.