We have great service,and guaranteed low prices. Let us help you navigate the waters to find the best alaska 2013 Cruises and cruisetours. Start planning today to get the best discounts, cheapest fares, special offers and cruise deals on your next alaska 2013 cruise or cruisetour. 800.365.1445

Included in all Denali Cruisetours:

  • All tours are fully escorted by local Alaskan guides

  • 4 and 5 night Cruisetours include a stop at an Iditarod Sled Dog musher’s house

  • All Cruisetours feature 2 nights in Denali


Cruisetour Features and Itinerary - Northbound Cruise Itinerary - Southbound Cruise Itinerary


12

Days

 

Alaska Cruise - 7 Days aboard Norwegian Sun - Plus an

Alaska Land Tour: 5-Day Denali/Alyeska Explorer

 

1 Night Anchorage / 2 Nights Denali / 1 Night in Aleyska

The Norwegian Difference

The top 10 reasons to choose Norwegian Cruise Line For an Alaska cruise or Cruisetour

  • All Cruisetours are fully escorted by local Alaskan tour guide
  • All 4 and 5 night Cruisetours include a stop at an Iditarod Sled Dog musher’s house
  • All Cruisetours feature 2 nights in Denali

CALL 800.365.1445 TO SPEAK TO A CERTIFIED ALASKA CRUISE AND CRUISETOUR  EXPERT

Certified Alaska Cruisetour Experts

Cruisem@il FREE Price Quote

 

Cruise tours are offered before the 7-Day Southbound Sawyer Glacier Cruise or after

the Northbound Sawyer Glacier Cruise.

 

To view the Alaska Northbound Cruise Itinerary or Southbound Cruise Itinerary, Click Here.

Land Tour Itinerary

Day 1 Anchorage
Adventure meets modern living in Anchorage. Get settled into your hotel, then step out and get to know this diverse city. Transfer from airport to hotel. Overnight in Anchorage.

Anchorage Highlights:
• Alaska’s Largest City • Shopping • Plenty of Local Restaurants • Local Hiking Trails • Anchorage Museum • Alaska Native Heritage Center • “City of Flowers” • City Parks • Nightlife • Urban

Day 2 Anchorage/Denali
Rise and shine! After your Norwegian Cruise Line Tour Director greets you at your hotel, ride on the world famous Alaska Railroad from Anchorage to Denali. Wind along the Susitna River where you have a good chance of seeing wildlife. Wander the train where you can go up into the vista dome, eat in the dining room at your own expense or just sit in your comfortable reclining seats. Open afternoon and evening for optional tours in Denali. Overnight Denali.

Alaska Railroad Highlights:
Historic travel experience • Peaceful, Comfortable Extra-large seats in Adventure Class • Local Alaskan Conductor • Dedicated Local Alaskan Railroad Tour Guide • Wandering-style Scenic Gazing from the Vista Dome Railcar • Lighter Meals Available Anytime or Fine Dining Available in the Dining Car • Drinks and Cocktails Available Trainwide

Day 3 Denali
Travel today on your bus tour deep into Denali National Park on the included seven hour Tundra Wilderness Tour. Snack box is included on the tour. The remainder of the day is open in Denali for optional activities such as whitewater rafting, helicopter flightseeing, hiking or one of the Park Service programs. Overnight again in Denali. (Itinerary may be altered to do Morning Tundra Wilderness Tour)

Denali Highlights:
• Mt McKinley • Wildlife Viewing Opportunities • Denali National Park • Hiking Trails • Lots of Optional Tours: Rafting, Fly Fishing, Golfing, Flightseeing, Dog Demonstrations, Jetboats • Murie Science Center • Denali Visitors Center • Bus tours

Day 4 Denali/Aleyska
Today travel from Denali via motorcoach to Alyeska. Stop enroute at an Iditarod Sled Dog Mushers home for a private visit and learn about the Last Great Race. A brief stop in Anchorage this afternoon then on to the deluxe Alyeska Resort in Girdwood.

Aleyska Highlights:
Winner Creek Trail • Best hotel/resort property in Alaska with pool and spa • Tram to top of Mt. Alyeska • Excellent local restaurants or enjoy dining at the hotel • Ski Town • Local favorite

Alaska Dog Mushing Highlights:
Hear tales of mushing at sub-zero temperatures from an actual musher of Alaska’s State Sport. See puppies!

Day 5 Denali/Whittier
Open morning in the resort to hike on the trails, enjoy the swimming pool or take a helicopter ride to land on a glacier. Enjoy an included tram ride to the top of Mt. Alyeska and a snack lunch. This afternoon transfer via motorcoach to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center where you will see the animals of Alaska is a natural setting. Continue on to Whittier to board Norwegian Sun for your 7-Day Sawyer Glacier cruise.

*Northbound tours operate in reverse

CALL 800.365.1445 TO SPEAK TO A CERTIFIED ALASKA CRUISE AND CRUISETOUR  EXPERT


Cruise Itinerary & Map  7-Day Glacier Bay from Vancouver (Northbound)
Departs: Vancouver, Canada to Whittier
Departure Dates: 2013: May  20 Jun  3  17 Jul  1  15  29 Aug  12  26
Ports of Call: Vancouver, Canada, Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, Whittier

Cruise Only fares from:*

Inside

Oceanview

Balcony

Suite

$629

$799

$1069

$1499

Inside

Oceanview

Balcony

Suite

Sail Date

$629

$799

$1069

$1499

May 20, 2013

$749

$899

$1169

$1599

Jun 03, 2013

$849

$1049

$1599

$1999

Jun 17, 2013

$849

$1049

$1599

$1999

Jul 01, 2013

$849

$1049

$1599

$1999

Jul 15, 2013

$849

$1049

$1599

$1999

Jul 29, 2013

$829

$1029

$1579

$1979

Aug 12, 2013

$749

$949

$1499

$1899

Aug 26, 2013

Land tour add-on(s) priced from $1,350 per person

 

Certified Alaska Cruisetour Experts

Cruisem@il FREE Price Quote

7-Day Glacier Bay from Vancouver (Northbound)

QUESTIONS? CALL 800.365.1445

SPEAK TO ACertified Alaska Cruise and Cruisetour Specialists CERTIFIED ALASKA CRUISE AND CRUISETOUR  EXPERT

NORWEGIAN SUN

Ship Specifications

  • Passenger Capacity: 1,936 (double occupancy)
  • Gross Register Tonnage: 78,309
  • Overall Length: 848 feet
  • Max Beam: 105 feet
  • Draft: 26 feet
  • Engines: Diesel Electric (Six diesel generators)
  • Cruise Speed: 22 knots
  • Crew: 953

Please Note:

  • Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.
  • Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
  • Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
  • Check your specific sailing for exact departure and arrival times. All times are local to the port.
  Dates Port Arrival Departure  
  Mon Vancouver, Canada  

4:00 PM 

 
  Vancouver, Canada Positioned between the snow-dusted North Shore Mountains and the rich, blue waters of the Pacific Ocean, Vancouver blends big-city sophistication with small-town charm. Don’t miss Queen Elizabeth Park – a 130-acre civic arboretum accented with sculptures by modern artist Henry Moore.  
  Tue At Sea      
  Wed Ketchikan 7:00 AM 

4:00 PM 

 
  Ketchikan Its Tlingit Indian name, Kach Khanna, means “spread wings of the eagle.” Chances are you'll see one of these magnificent birds perched atop a Sitka tree. Thanks to its abundant rainfall, Ketchikan is surrounded by some of the world’s most lush wilderness.
 
Featured Shore Excursions
Shore Excursion Rating Duration More Info
Misty Fjords & Wilderness Explorer
  • 4.25/5 Stars
4.5 hrs Looking for independent shore excursions as an alternative to the cruise line high prices and crowded tours, you've come to the right place. Your Ultimate Guide to Discounted Shore Excursions and Shore Trips for hundred's of Ports-Of-Call. Save money and avoid the crowds on shore excursions in Alaska, Canada and the US. Click Here.  Find The Deals Now
Saxman Native Village & Lumberjack Show
  • 3.71/5 Stars
4 hrs  
Ketchikan Cultural Discovery
  • 1/5Stars
4 hrs  
 
  Thu Juneau 10:00 AM 

8:00 PM 

 
  Juneau has been called “Alaska’s peak experience,” certainly due in part to its unparalleled glacier viewing from such places as Tracy Arm Fjord, the Juneau Icefields and Glacier Bay National Park. Kayak up one of the area’s many protected waterways, go flightseeing, tour historic downtown or try your hand at panning for gold.
 
Featured Shore Excursions
Shore Excursion Rating Duration  More Info
Whale Watching & Wildlife Quest
  • 4.78/5 Stars
4 hrs Looking for independent shore excursions as an alternative to the cruise line high prices and crowded tours, you've come to the right place. Your Ultimate Guide to Discounted Shore Excursions and Shore Trips for hundred's of Ports-Of-Call. Save money and avoid the crowds on shore excursions in Alaska, Canada and the US. Click Here.  Find The Deals Now
Mendenhall Glacier & Hatchery
  • 3.92/5 Stars
3 hrs  
Mendenhall Glacier By Helicopter & Guided Walk
  • 5/5 Stars
2.25 hrs  
 
  Fri Skagway 7:00 AM 

9:00 PM 

 
  Skagway In a single year from 1896 to 1897, this remote town along the Inside Passage grew from a few tents to a city of 20,000 gold seekers. Today, travelers come in search of other riches – to experience yesteryear along Skagway’s charming boardwalk lined with buildings that replicate those Gold Rush days.
 
Featured Shore Excursions
Shore Excursion Rating Duration More Info
Historical City Tour & Salmon Bake Not yet rated 3 hrs Looking for independent shore excursions as an alternative to the cruise line high prices and crowded tours, you've come to the right place. Your Ultimate Guide to Discounted Shore Excursions and Shore Trips for hundred's of Ports-Of-Call. Save money and avoid the crowds on shore excursions in Alaska, Canada and the US. Click Here.  Find The Deals Now
White Pass Scenic Railway Not yet rated 3.5 hrs  
Dogsledding & Glacier Flightseeing Helicopter Not yet rated 2 hrs  
 
    Sat Cruise Glacier Bay      
    Sun Cruise Hubbard Glacier      
    Mon Whittier 8:00 AM     
  Whittier is a quaint town located on the western side of Prince William Sound.  
 

 
Cruise Itinerary & Map 7-Day Sawyer Glacier from Whittier (Southbound)

Departs: Whittier to Vancouver, Canada

Departure Dates: 2013: May  27 Jun  10  24 Jul  8  22 Aug  5  19 Sep  2

Ports of Call: Whittier, Icy Strait Point, Juneau, Skagway, Ketchikan, Vancouver, Canada

Cruise fares from:*

Inside

Oceanview

Balcony

Suite

$679

$849

$1129

$1549

Inside

Oceanview

Balcony

Suite

 

Sail Date

$679

$859

$1129

$1549

 

May 27, 2013

$799

$949

$1429

$1829

 

Jun 10, 2013

$899

$1099

$1649

$2049

 

Jun 24, 2013

$899

$1099

$1649

$2049

 

Jul 08, 2013

$899

$1099

$1649

$2049

 

Jul 22, 2013

$899

$1099

$1649

$2049

 

Aug 05, 2013

$799

$999

$1549

$1949

 

Aug 19, 2013

$699

$849

$1299

$1699

 

Sep 02, 2013

Land tour add-on(s) priced from $1,350 per person

Certified Alaska Cruisetour Experts

Cruisem@il FREE Price Quote

7-Day Glacier Bay from Vancouver (Northbound)

QUESTIONS? CALL 800.365.1445

SPEAK TO ACertified Alaska Cruise and Cruisetour Specialists CERTIFIED ALASKA CRUISE AND CRUISETOUR  EXPERT

NORWEGIAN SUN

Ship Specifications

  • Passenger Capacity: 1,936 (double occupancy)
  • Gross Register Tonnage: 78,309
  • Overall Length: 848 feet
  • Max Beam: 105 feet
  • Draft: 26 feet
  • Engines: Diesel Electric (Six diesel generators)
  • Cruise Speed: 22 knots
  • Crew: 953

Please Note:
  • Disembarkation usually begins 2 hours after docking.
  • Due to security reasons, all guests must be on board 2 hours before sailing.
  • Itineraries are subject to change at any time without notice.
  • Check your specific sailing for exact departure and arrival times. All times are local to the port.
  Dates Port Arrival Departure  
    Mon Whittier   9:00 PM   
  Whittier Whittier is a quaint town located on the western side of Prince William Sound.  
    Tue Cruise Hubbard Glacier      
    Wed Icy Strait Point 9:00 AM  5:00 PM   
    Thu Juneau 7:00 AM  1:15 PM   
  Juneau Juneau has been called “Alaska’s peak experience,” certainly due in part to its unparalleled glacier viewing from such places as Tracy Arm Fjord, the Juneau Icefields and Glacier Bay National Park. Kayak up one of the area’s many protected waterways, go flightseeing, tour historic downtown or try your hand at panning for gold.
 
Featured Shore Excursions
Shore Excursion Rating Duration More Info
Whale Watching & Wildlife Quest
  • 4.78/5 Stars
4 hrs Looking for independent shore excursions as an alternative to the cruise line high prices and crowded tours, you've come to the right place. Your Ultimate Guide to Discounted Shore Excursions and Shore Trips for hundred's of Ports-Of-Call. Save money and avoid the crowds on shore excursions in Alaska, Canada and the US. Click Here.  Find The Deals Now
Mendenhall Glacier & Hatchery
  • 3.92/5 Stars
3 hrs  
Mendenhall Glacier By Helicopter & Guided Walk
  • 5/5 Stars
2.25 hrs  
 
    Fri Skagway 7:00 AM  5:00 PM   
  Skagway In a single year from 1896 to 1897, this remote town along the Inside Passage grew from a few tents to a city of 20,000 gold seekers. Today, travelers come in search of other riches – to experience yesteryear along Skagway’s charming boardwalk lined with buildings that replicate those Gold Rush days.
 
Featured Shore Excursions
Shore Excursion Rating Duration More Info
Historical City Tour & Salmon Bake Not yet rated 3 hrs Looking for independent shore excursions as an alternative to the cruise line high prices and crowded tours, you've come to the right place. Your Ultimate Guide to Discounted Shore Excursions and Shore Trips for hundred's of Ports-Of-Call. Save money and avoid the crowds on shore excursions in Alaska, Canada and the US. Click Here.  Find The Deals Now
White Pass Scenic Railway Not yet rated 3.5 hrs  
Dogsledding & Glacier Flightseeing Helicopter Not yet rated 2 hrs  
 
    Sat Ketchikan 12:00 PM  8:00 PM   
  Ketchikan Its Tlingit Indian name, Kach Khanna, means “spread wings of the eagle.” Chances are you'll see one of these magnificent birds perched atop a Sitka tree. Thanks to its abundant rainfall, Ketchikan is surrounded by some of the world’s most lush wilderness.
 
Featured Shore Excursions
Shore Excursion Rating Duration  More Info
Misty Fjords & Wilderness Explorer
  • 4.25/5 Stars
4.5 hrs Looking for independent shore excursions as an alternative to the cruise line high prices and crowded tours, you've come to the right place. Your Ultimate Guide to Discounted Shore Excursions and Shore Trips for hundred's of Ports-Of-Call. Save money and avoid the crowds on shore excursions in Alaska, Canada and the US. Click Here.  Find The Deals Now
Saxman Native Village & Lumberjack Show
  • 3.71/5 Stars
4 hrs  
Ketchikan Cultural Discovery
  • 1/5 Stars
4 hrs  
 
    Sun Cruise Inside Passage      
    Mon Vancouver, Canada 8:00 AM     
  Vancouver, Canada Positioned between the snow-dusted North Shore Mountains and the rich, blue waters of the Pacific Ocean, Vancouver blends big-city sophistication with small-town charm. Don’t miss Queen Elizabeth Park – a 130-acre civic arboretum accented with sculptures by modern artist Henry Moore.  

Certified Alaska Cruisetour Experts

Cruisem@il FREE Price Quote

*Fares shown are in U.S. dollars and are per person, based on double occupancy. Government taxes, fees, and fuel supplement (where applicable) are additional. NCL reserves the right to charge a fuel supplement without prior notice should the closing price of West Texas Intermediate Fuel increase above $65 per barrel on the NYMEX (New York Mercantile Exchange Index). In the event a fuel supplement is charged, NCL will have sole discretion to apply the supplementary charge to both existing and new bookings, regardless of whether such bookings have been paid in full. Such supplementary charges are not included in the cruise fare. The fuel supplement charge will not exceed $10.00 per passenger per day. Prices are based on availability and subject to change.
Some sailings are classified as a “Combined Itinerary”. This means that the cruise consists of two consecutive cruise segments sailed as one combined itinerary. Some entertainment options and dining room menus may be duplicated during the second segment. According to Homeland Security regulations, all guests returning to a U.S. port after the first segment of their cruise will be required to leave the ship and check in with U.S. Customs & Border Protection.
 


© 2013 AlaskaCruisesDirect.Com / 2013 Cruise Direct Online. A Travel Direct Company ALL RIGHTS RESERVED

 Fla. Seller of Travel Reg. No. ST-31254 Reg.

 

Alaska Cruisetours
Choose from 4 Cruisetours featuring escorted Motorcoach and Railroad Tours to see the heart of this great land:

Fun Things to Know

Tallest Peak in North America
Our pre-cruise Denali package takes you to Mount McKinley, a ride on the world-famous Alaska Railroad and more.

No Score
Alaska, the largest state, has no professional sports teams.
 
Slow Show
It’s slow going - most glaciers move less than three feet a day.
 
Bear Facts
Grizzly bears don’t eat or drink during 6 months of hibernation.
 
So Close
At its closest point, Alaska is just 55 miles away from Russia.
 
Salmon Sense
A salmon’s sense of smell is even more keen than a dog’s.

Learn More
Our pre-cruise Denali package takes you to Mount McKinley, a ride on the world-famous Alaska Railroad and more.

ALASKA REFERENCE GUIDE

Cruise Tips

Know before You Go