Coral Princess in Alaskan waters.
Photo courtesy of Princess Cruises
While the overall number of Alaska cruises may be on the decline, Princess Cruises has a unique voyage this May that might be of interest to cruisers looking for a quick getaway to the northernmost state.
Departing on Monday, May 10 aboard Coral Princess, this quick, 5-day getaway departs Vancouver's Canada Place and sails north to Juneau, Alaska, where she docks for the better part of the day. The next day, she sails for beautiful Ketchikan, Alaska, again spending the better part of the day in this quintessential Alaskan town. A relaxing day at sea greets passengers before arrival back in Vancouver.
The full itinerary is:
May 10 - Depart Vancouver
May 11 - At Sea
May 12 - Juneau, Alaska - 11:00am to 6:00pm
May 13 - Ketchikan, Alaska - 11:00am to 6:00pm
May 14 - At Sea
May 15 - Arrive Vancouver
Pricing for this quick getaway voyage starts at $630.85 CAD for an inside cabin.
For more information on this itinerary, or to view the entire Alaska cruise and cruisetour lineup, visit the Princess Cruises webpage.
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