Anchorage cruises

Anchorage, Alaska is a place of once-in-a-lifetime opportunities where you may even see the Northern Lights. Take a half day helicopter tour over snow-capped mountains, icy valleys and lakes. Drive the National Scenic Byway watching for wildlife like brown bears, birds and caribou. The locals love fishing from Ship Creek, the old Tanaina Indian camp where King, Coho and Pink salmon spawn in summer. In this large snowy wonderland you can enjoy all kinds of winter activities including dog sledding, snowmobiling and ice skating.

Excursions

Please note: The shore excursions listed are typical for this port. The full programme of shore excursions available for your cruise will be displayed on Cruise Personaliser at least 12 weeks prior to departure.

  • Cook Inlet Photo Experience

    Sharpen your photography skills as you prepare to capture scenic settings around Anchorage on camera.

    Cook Inlet Photo Experience

    A professional photographer will lead the tour, offering technical and creative advice on taking the perfect picture, whether you’re an avid photographer or a total beginner. Stunning locations and incredible Alaskan sights make fabulous subject matter, whether that’s migratory birds, moose or other wildlife, floatplanes, wildflowers in alpine meadows or rugged snow-capped peaks.

    Snacks including cookies and crackers, water and hot beverages will be available during the tour.


    Guests must be aged eight years or older and should bring their own camera. Comfortable, flat, walking shoes are recommended. This tour includes short hikes up and down hills with some steps and so is not recommended for those guests with limited mobility. Tripods are available for loan during the tour.<\strong>

    Tour code

    ANC_007

    Features

    • Activity medium

      Activity Level: Medium

    • Refreshments included

      Refreshments included

    Duration

    4 hours

  • Denali: Mountain Summit & National Park Flightseei

    This breathtaking flightseeing tour to Mount Denali will be a highlight of any Alaskan discovery.

    Denali: Mountain Summit & National Park Flightseei

    From Anchorage, you’ll seek out North America’s tallest peak, towering 20,237 feet over the dramatic wilderness. It’s the jewel in the crown of the Denali National Park that’s so beautifully etched with vast glaciers, sheer cliffs, spruce forest, snaking rivers and sparkling lakes, such as Lake Chelatna, where you’ll make a memorable water landing. Keep your eyes peeled, too, for eagles, moose, bears and other wildlife within this majestic terrain.


    The flight time is approximately three hours including a short stop at Lake Chelatna. Guests weighing more than 250 lbs must see the Shore Excursions staff onboard no later than 48 hours prior to the call in Anchorage. <\strong>

    Tour code

    ANC_009

    Features

    • Activity medium

      Activity Level: Medium

    Duration

    4½ hours

  • Denali: Mountain Summit & National Park Flightseei

    Circle the summit of North America's tallest peak on a breathtaking flightseeing tour.

    Denali: Mountain Summit & National Park Flightseei

    In your twin-engine aircraft, soar over the awe-inspiring expanse of Denali National Park, including the Kahiltna Glacier that extends for miles and miles, with streaks covering its entire length. Other landmarks include the mighty Great Gorge, with its sheer cliffs thousands of feet high, and the Amphitheatre. Soon you reach Mount Denali itself, towering to a height of 20,237 feet. From above its summit, circle right around to see this magnificent mountain in all its glory, for an experience you’ll always remember.


    <\strong>The flight time is approximately two hours. Guests weighing more than 250 lbs must see the Shore Excursions staff onboard no later than 48 hours prior to the call in Anchorage.

    Tour code

    ANC_008

    Features

    • Activity medium

      Activity Level: Medium

    Duration

    3½ hours