On cruises to Glacier Bay National Park, enjoy privileged park access and talks from rangers and Huna Tlingit guides.
Discover the Best of Alaska with Holland America
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Alaska Cruise Sneak Preview
Below is a mere glimpse of what you will experience on our Alaska cruises. Come along to see the real Alaska, one too big for the screen.
Meet Alaska's Giants, Face-To-Face
With 75 years in Alaska, we know every nook, cranny and crevasse. We have more departures featuring Glacier Bay National Park than any other cruise line. All Alaska cruises include one or more glacier-viewing days and you’ll get closer to ‘the giants’ on ships perfectly sized for the Great Land.
Alaska Cruises Weekly May to September
Stretch out your Alaska cruise vacation with convenient weekend departures. Cruise roundtrip from Seattle on Alaskan Explorer itineraries or from Vancouver on Alaskan Inside Passage itineraries.
7-day roundtrip from Seattle. Explore Victoria and three iconic Alaska ports: Juneau, Ketchikan and Sitka. On Saturday departures, scenic cruise Glacier Bay. See Hubbard Glacier on Sunday departures.
ALASKAN INSIDE PASSAGE
7-day roundtrip from Vancouver. Glide calm waters to Juneau, Ketchikan and Skagway. Experience the Inside Passage, Glacier Bay and other scenic wilderness areas.
Go Deeper Into Denali with an Alaska Cruisetour
Add a 1-, 2- or 3-night resort stay near Denali National Park to your Alaska cruise vacation.
THE BEST WAY TO GET TO DENALI
Take in seldom-seen backcountry views aboard our domed railcars as you travel between Anchorage and Denali National Park. Every cruisetour includes select rail adventures that begin directly from the ship.
VENTURE INTO DENALI’S WILD HEART
Venture deep into Denali National Park on a Tundra Wilderness Tour, included on 2- and 3-night stays. Keep your eyes peeled for grizzlies, caribou, Dall sheep and wolves.
Most Popular Alaska Cruisetours
Discover Alaska’s larger-than-life interior on these immersive explorations.
7-Day Cruise + 2 Nights Denali (D6C)
An elegant 7-day Alaska cruise combined with 2 nights at our premier McKinley Chalet Resort just outside Denali National Park.
3 Nights Denali + 7-Day Cruise (D1L)
Luxuriate in 3 nights at our resort at Denali then embark on a 7-day Alaska cruise to Skagway, Juneau and Ketchikan.
Alaska Shore Excursions
From culture to food to icy thrills, find options for all interests and activity levels.
Top 10 Alaska Shore Excursions
Adventure among narrow fjords, rugged mountains, and verdant forests in remote outposts that tell the hardscrabble history of Alaska. From Sitka to Ketchikan and Skagway, experience top shore excursions and find out what Alaska truly offers.
Convenient Alaska Cruise Departure Ports
Our Alaska cruise departure ports have big personalities and loads of attractions.
Cruises from Seattle
Set out on your Alaska cruise from Seattle’s serene waterfront. Visit its most popular attractions, such as the Space Needle and Pike Place Market. Do as locals do and fuel up at one of the numerous cafes.
Cruises from Vancouver
Sightsee in this bustling metropolis before gliding the Inside Passage en route to Alaska. Historic neighborhoods and a thriving food scene await.
Experience Iconic Alaska Cruise Destinations
Get a head start on your day with our prime docking locations in iconic destinations.
We Bring Alaska On Board
Gain an experience—and—perspective not found with any other cruise line. Alaska Up Close, our exclusive Alaska cruise onboard programming gives you a greater appreciation for the Great Land with innovative performances from BBC Earth, expert-led talks, Port to Table cooking demonstrations and more.
Why Cruise Our Mid-Sized Ships
Choose from seven refreshingly uncrowded ships for a front-row seat to Alaska's splendor.
Fluid lines, light-filled spaces and a blend of modern elegance and nautical tradition make Koningsdam a sublime ship for Alaska cruises.
Eurodam was named “Best for Great Dining & Diverse Destinations” and features a vast selection of entertainment venues and restaurants.
Cruise to Alaska in high style. Nieuw Amsterdam's exceptional onboard experience earned "Best Cruise Ship Overall" at the Travvy Awards.
Named for the Northern compass point, Noordam is fitting for a cruise to Alaska. Museum-quality art outfits this ship, from oils to photographs of music legends.
Sink into refreshed suites and a new lounge, plus dining and entertainment venues. Take in Alaska’s evergreen fjords and thunderous glaciers on this Vista-class ship.
Classic nautical finishes and a spectacular art collection make the Zuiderdam the ideal sanctuary for your cruise to Alaska.