Alaska & Hawaii: Hubbard Glacier & Kauai Alaska & Hawaii: Hubbard Glacier & Kauai Alaska & Hawaii: Hubbard Glacier & Kauai

19-day Cruise on Norwegian Sun

Alaska & Hawaii: Hubbard Glacier & Kauai

from Vancouver, British Columbia

Set sail aboard Norwegian Sun for a once-in-a-lifetime cruise through Hawai’i and Alaska. From Alaska’s awe-inspiring Icy Strait Point, embark on a whales and wildlife tour where you may see bald eagles, brown bear, humpback and orca whales, sea otters and more. In Ketchikan, hike through the enchanting ancient Tongass National Forest, nicknamed the “Crown Jewel,” or savor fresh local seafood at a Dungeness crab feast. At 12 miles in length, Mendenhall Glacier is the big attraction in Juneau. Sit back and soak in the sights of Maui’s famed Road to Hana including lava cliffs, lush forest and the rugged coastline.
  • /sites/default/files/map-marked-blue.svg
    Cruise from Alaska aboard Norwegian Sun.
  • /sites/default/files/ship-blue.svg
    Discover a Stateroom to match every travel style.
Was
##PRICE##
Now
##PRICE##
PP / USD
  • + Taxes, fees and port expenses $484.55 USD
19 Days. 11 Ports. 1 Amazing Vacation.
Port of Call
Vancouver, British Columbia
  • /sites/default/files/Ports_VAN_MW-_881x400.jpg

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.

Port of Call
Ketchikan (Ward Cove), Alaska
  • /sites/default/files/MI.NB-Ketchikan-trees.jpg
  • /sites/default/files/MI.NB-Ketchikan-mountain.jpg
  • /sites/default/files/MI.NB-Ketchikan-shop.jpg
  • /sites/default/files/MI.NB-Ketchikan-eagles.jpg

Thanks to its abundant rainfall, Ketchikan is surrounded by some of the world's most lush wilderness. 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 during your Alaska cruise to Ketchikan (Ward Cove).

Port of Call
Icy Strait Point, Alaska
  • /sites/default/files/881x400_Icy_Strait_Point_0.jpg

Venture “where the north wind doesn’t blow.” Known for this famous saying, Icy Strait Point is the ideal landing spot for adventurers seeking a new experience. Breathtaking and exciting, Icy Strait Point truly takes you where the wild things are. It’s one of the few places in the world where wildlife outnumbers the human population. A trip here certainly satisfies your taste for adventure. Take a cruise from Icy Strait Point and enjoy Alaska's awe-inspiring scenery and the many excursion options that Norwegian Cruise Line has to offer.

Port of Call
Juneau, Alaska
  • /sites/default/files/MI.NB-Juneau-lighthouse.jpg
  • /sites/default/files/MI.NB-Juneau-whale.jpg
  • /sites/default/files/MI.NB-Juneau-mountain.jpg
  • /sites/default/files/MI.NB-Juneau-ice.jpg

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. The majestic Mendenhall Glacier lies nearly 12 miles outside Juneau, a treck worthwhile.

Port of Call
Sitka, Alaska
  • /sites/default/files/Ports-SIT-MI.jpg

Sitka is a charming island community surrounded with stunning mountain and seaside panoramic views. The vast and rich wildlife boasts sightings of whales, brown bears, deers, sea otters, and various birds flock here. This destination offers superb fishing, and plentiful historical attractions.

Scenic Cruising event
Hubbard Glacier, Alaska
  • /sites/default/files/MI.CHG-Port.png

The Hubbard Glacier is the largest tidewater glacier in North America. Its awe-inspiring, turquoise-colored face towers nearly 400 feet tall — 250 feet of which are underwater — while its icebergs are often three or four stories high. At nearly six miles wide where the ice meets the ocean and 76 miles long, viewing this massive glacial mass is an experience not soon forgotten. As you cruise near the glacier, keep an eye out for the region’s rich variety of wildlife, from bald eagles to harbor seals, orcas and humpback whales.

Port of Call
Whittier, Alaska
  • /sites/default/files/WQF_03_modal_091213.jpg

Although situated only approximately 60 miles from Anchorage, Whittier feels a world away. This small, secluded town — only accessible by land via the two-mile long Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel — is nestled between soaring mountain peaks and the Passage Canal. Having been originally founded as a military facility during World War II, today, Whittier is your gateway to the famous Prince William Sound. The spectacular rugged coastlines and waterways are home to abundant wildlife, including bears, mountain goats, Dall sheep, whales, sea lions, otters and much more. Unleash your inner explorer on one of the many outdoor activities or enjoy a scenic boat tour along a portion of the sound.

Port of Call
Kahului, Maui
  • /sites/default/files/OGG_20_RainforestWaterfall.jpg

A surplus of natural splendor and the genuine hospitality of its people have helped to make Maui Hawaii's second most popular island. Explore the fascinating history of the town of Lahaina. Plant yourself on a pristine beach, or play one of the world's most beautiful golf courses. Check out our amazing Hawaii itinerary.

We are deeply saddened to hear about the wildfires currently impacting the town of Lahaina in Maui.  We have a very special relationship with the people and islands of Hawaii, as we sail to the beautiful state year-round.  It is a magical destination and one that is highly sought out by our guests for its natural beauty, culture and unparalleled experiences.

To support local relief efforts, we have donated $50,000 to Maui United Way and are encouraging others to join our efforts by donating at mauiunitedway.org.  In addition, together with our partners, we have collected and will be donating over $150,000 in supplies such as food, clothing, and mattresses to the Hawaii Community Foundation, while also activating our network of suppliers to support with in-kind donations.

As of September 3, 2023, we have recommenced our weekly overnight calls to Kahului, Maui following the guidance and encouragement of the Maui community, Hawai'i state governor Josh Green and the Hawai'i Tourism Authority.

Port of Call
Kahului, Maui
  • /sites/default/files/OGG_20_RainforestWaterfall.jpg

A surplus of natural splendor and the genuine hospitality of its people have helped to make Maui Hawaii's second most popular island. Explore the fascinating history of the town of Lahaina. Plant yourself on a pristine beach, or play one of the world's most beautiful golf courses. Check out our amazing Hawaii itinerary.

We are deeply saddened to hear about the wildfires currently impacting the town of Lahaina in Maui.  We have a very special relationship with the people and islands of Hawaii, as we sail to the beautiful state year-round.  It is a magical destination and one that is highly sought out by our guests for its natural beauty, culture and unparalleled experiences.

To support local relief efforts, we have donated $50,000 to Maui United Way and are encouraging others to join our efforts by donating at mauiunitedway.org.  In addition, together with our partners, we have collected and will be donating over $150,000 in supplies such as food, clothing, and mattresses to the Hawaii Community Foundation, while also activating our network of suppliers to support with in-kind donations.

As of September 3, 2023, we have recommenced our weekly overnight calls to Kahului, Maui following the guidance and encouragement of the Maui community, Hawai'i state governor Josh Green and the Hawai'i Tourism Authority.

Port of Call
Nāwiliwili, Kaua`i
  • /sites/default/files/NWK_06_HeavenAndEarth.jpg

Named after the Wiliwili trees, which once lined its picturesque harbor, this lovely port of Kaua`i is your gateway to what many believe to be Hawaii's most beautiful island. On "The Garden Island," nature is truly the star, from the dramatic mountains of Kokee to the cool rainforests of Haena. And the tradition of the luau adds lively entertainment unique to Hawaii. Check out our amazing Hawaii itinerary.

Port of Call
Nāwiliwili, Kaua`i
  • /sites/default/files/NWK_06_HeavenAndEarth.jpg

Named after the Wiliwili trees, which once lined its picturesque harbor, this lovely port of Kaua`i is your gateway to what many believe to be Hawaii's most beautiful island. On "The Garden Island," nature is truly the star, from the dramatic mountains of Kokee to the cool rainforests of Haena. And the tradition of the luau adds lively entertainment unique to Hawaii. Check out our amazing Hawaii itinerary.

Port of Call
Hilo, Hawaii
  • /sites/default/files/ITO_35_WetNWild.jpg

The entire city of Hilo is like one giant greenhouse with spectacular tropical flowers at every turn. Visit the town's well-preserved historic buildings, which date back to the turn of the century and showcase Hawaii's unique architecture. Just 30 miles away the Hawaii Volcanoes National Park is the home of the active Kilauea Volcano. Check out our amazing Hawaii itinerary.

Port of Call
Kona, Hawaii
  • /sites/default/files/KOA_48_BG_WhaleWatch.jpg

Kona offers the quintessential Hawaii experience. Sunny, warm weather and crystal blue waters entice visitors to partake in a variety of surfside fun. Snorkel amongst a kaleidoscope of tropical marine life. Take a surfing lesson, a kayaking trip or head out to deeper waters for some deep-sea fishing. Check out our amazing Hawaii itinerary.

Port of Call
Honolulu, Oahu
  • /sites/default/files/Ports_HNL_MW_881x400.jpg

The big, blue Pacific and stunning Koolau mountains serve as a dramatic setting for Hawaii's largest city. Climb to the top of Diamond Head. Take a romantic sunset stroll on Waikiki Beach. Catch a glimpse of history by visiting Pearl Harbor and the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific. Check out our amazing Hawaii itinerary.

Dates & prices