Set sail with Norwegian Jewel and see for yourself why Alaska is nicknamed "The Last Frontier." The state's capital, Juneau, is your starting point for a grand outdoor adventure - whether embarking upon a whale watching tour through Stephens Passage, visiting the stunning Mendenhall Glacier or hanging with the irresistible pups of a dog sledding summer camp. Then cruise to Ketchikan - the gateway town to the famed Inside Passage - where you can hike through the enchanting ancient Tongass National Forest, nicknamed the "Crown Jewel," or savour fresh local seafood at a Dungeness crab feast. In Seattle, discover all this West Coast city has to offer on a guided tour, from watching the fish fly at the famous Pike Place Market, to enjoying picture-perfect views from the top of the Space Needle. Come experience the best of West Coast living with Norwegian.
9-Day Alaska from Vancouver to Los Angeles: Glacier Bay & Juneau
|Mon||Vancouver, British Columbia (EMBARK)||---||5:00 pm|
Vancouver, British Columbia
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.
|Wed||Juneau, Alaska||9:00 am||6:00 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. The majestic Mendenhall Glacier lies nearly 12 miles outside Juneau, a treck worthwhile.
|Thu||Glacier Bay (Cruising)||---||---|
Glacier Bay (Cruising)
Sail to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, a United Nations World Heritage Site. Comprised of 3.3 million acres of natural wonders, it is home to magnificent glaciers, snow-capped mountains and abundant birds and wildlife. Take an Alaska cruise to experience the magnificent glaciers and wildlife at the Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve.
|Fri||Ketchikan, Alaska||9:00 am||6:00 pm|
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.
|Sun||Seattle, Washington||7:00 am||5:00 pm|
Seattle sits on the slip of land between Puget Sound and Lake Washington, with the Olympic and Cascade Mountains serving as a dramatic backdrop for this oh-so cosmopolitan city. Soar up the futuristic Space Needle and experience the views atop this stunning landmark created for the 1962 World's Fair.
|Wed||Los Angeles, California (DISEMBARK)||7:00 am||---|
Los Angeles, California
Check out the scene at Venice Beach. Spot a celebrity or two on Rodeo Drive. Take a walk down the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Explore the La Brea Tar Pits or Getty Centre. Or spend the day at one of L.A.'s world-famous theme parks.
- 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.