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01756 706500 +44 1756 706500
Blue Water Holidays - ABTA - ATOL - CLIA
01756 706500
+44 1756 706500

Alaska and British Columbia

Journey along the Inside Passage from British Columbia to the mountains of Alaska, experience the rich culture of native villages and see amazing wildlife on this 15-night cruise from Vancouver. Includes post-cruise hotel stay in Vancouver, all meals on board with beverages and landings ashore with the expedition team

Cruise Only
15 nights from £3934pp

Expedition Holiday
  • Inside Passage
  • Whale breaching in Juneau
  • Ketchikan, Alaska
  • Sitka, Alaska
  • Vancouver, Canada

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From Vancouver, journey to Ketchikan, Alaska and discover the city's fascinating Indian heritage before heading to Sitka, one of the best Inside Passage towns to explore on foot.

Marvel at the spectacular scenery as you cruise Tracy Arm and Endicott Arm en route to Juneau, Alaska's capital. Discover the native settlement of Icy Strait Point and experience the strong Norwegian heritage of Petersburg before visiting Wrangell, one of the oldest towns in Alaska.

Admire the wilderness and tranquillity of Misty Fjords National Monument and see some of the world's most beautiful scenery as you cruise through the legendary Inside Passage. Uncover the history and aboriginal culture of Alert Bay before disembarking in the vibrant city of Vancouver for an overnight hotel stay.

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Alaska and British Columbia

Day 1 - Vancouver (Canada)

Embark MS Roald Amundsen in the vibrant city of Vancouver.

Day 2 - At Sea

Enjoy the ship's facilities during relaxing days at sea.

Day 3 - Ketchikan (Alaska)

The quiet city of Ketchikan is the salmon capital of the world and a paradise for fishermen and nature-lovers alike. Perhaps discover Ketchikan's fascinating Indian heritage and see the authentic totem poles at Totem Bight or spend the day sightseeing at your own pace.

Day 4 - Sitka

Sitka has an eclectic blend of Alaska Native, Russian, and American history in a dramatic and beautiful open-ocean setting. This is one of the best Inside Passage towns to explore on foot, with such sights as St. Michael's Cathedral, Sheldon Jackson Museum, Castle Hill, Sitka National Historical Park, and the Alaska Raptor Center topping the town's must-see list. Sitka has beautiful scenery and rich wildlife, the nearby ocean is a great place to spot whales in the summer.

Day 5 - Haines

The small Alaskan town of Haines is framed by glacier-covered mountains and is known for its artist community. Haines had been the home of Chilkat Tlingit people for centuries, before European traders came in the late 19th century, followed by the gold rush era.

Day 6 - Cruising Tracy Arm and Endicott Arm

Admire the stunning scenery of lush greenery, towering cliffs and deep valleys as you cruise Tracy Arm and Endicott Arm.

Day 7 - Juneau

Step back into the gold rush era in Alaska's capital which features old saloons, historic hotels, and remnants of gold mines in the mountains and valleys. Explore the bustling streets or hike into the nearby wilderness.

Day 8 - Icy Strait Point

Icy Strait Point offers a glimpse into a life of native settlement. Admire the intricate carvings on the houses and read stories of the clans on the totem poles.

Day 9 - Petersburg

Rarely-visited Petersburg is a thriving fishing village with a strong Norwegian heritage and stunning scenery.

Day 10 - Wrangell

Wrangell is one of the oldest towns in Alaska and has been governed by four different nations - Tlingit, Russia, Britain and the United States. Delve into the history of the area by visiting the petroglyphs on the beach.

Day 11 - Misty Fjords National Monument

The wilderness area of Misty Fjords showcases thick evergreen rain-forests, granite cliffs adorned by dramatic waterfalls and mountain rivers and wetlands along the coast. This tranquil and serene place is a joy to explore.

Day 12 - Prince Rupert (British Columbia, Canada)

Prince Rupert offers stunning natural beauty, from its pretty harbour to the nearby rainforest. Perhaps visit the Khutzeymateen Grizzly Bear Sanctuary to observe one of the densest populations of grizzlies in North America.

Day 13 - Cruising the Inside Passage

Sail through some of the most beautiful scenery in the world including magnificent fjords and waterfalls on a relaxing day cruising the Inside Passage.

Day 14 - Alert Bay

Alert Bay is a unique aboriginal cultural destination and is steeped in history, natural beauty, and living tradition. It is a treasure trove of Kwakwaka'wakw art, culture and history and is home to the world's largest totem pole.

Day 15 - Vancouver

Disembark MS Roald Amundsen in Vancouver and transfer to the hotel for an overnight stay in this welcoming city.

Day 16 - Vancouver

Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before this exceptional adventure comes to an end.

The Captain reserves the right to modify the cruise itinerary.

Price Includes

  • 14-night full-board voyage in cabin grade of your choice
  • 1-night post cruise hotel stay in Vancouver (Canada) with breakfast.
  • Transfers between the ship and the hotel in Vancouver
  • House beer and wine, sodas and mineral water with meals on board
  • Complimentary tea and coffee on board
  • A La Carte restaurant (for suite guests only)
  • Fredheim restaurant meals (for suite guests only)
  • Landings ashore and lectures onboard by the Expedition Team
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board
  • Complimentary wind and water-resistant jacket

Price Does Not Include

  • International flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Luggage handling
  • Optional excursions
  • Gratuities (at guests' discretion)
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2020 Departures £ price per person based on 2 people sharing

  • May
    • May 17th - Vancouver and back - Sailing on: Roald Amundsen From: £3934
      Polar Outside Arctic Superior Expedition Suite
      Brochure price from: £4034 Brochure price from: £4704 Brochure price from: £6789
      Blue Water price from: £3934 Blue Water price from: £4604 Blue Water price from: £6689

Price Information

  • Pricing is based on a fluid system so subject to daily change
Map for Alaska and British Columbia