Alaska cruises

Breathtaking scenic voyages, immersive Alaska experiences, and unforgettable Cunard style.

New Alaska 2025 voyages

Local flavors. Renowned explorers. Cocktails inspired by glacial scenery. From May to September 2025, experience a voyage like no other in Alaska on board Queen Elizabeth.

Our new Alaska 2025 voyages are on sale now.
Book by March 27, 2024 to enjoy up to $1,200 Onboard Credit per stateroom*. Book a Grills Suite, and a drinks package and Hotel and Dining Service Charges are included*.

Explore Alaska with Cunard

Whether whale watching from your suite or stateroom or exploring The Great Land on shore, only on Queen Elizabeth can you immerse yourself in Alaska and experience a world of unique experiences and unexpected inspiration.

Our guide to Alaska

Explore the ultimate guide to cruising the region. Cunard has considered weather, cruise routes and history, local highlights, what to pack, and even a reading list, so that preparing for your journey is as smooth as possible.

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Alaska guest speakers

Alaska cruises on Cunard bring you face to face with renowned explorers, mountaineers and photographers, whose personal experiences offer a fascinating insight into the region’s past and present.

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Alaska packing guide

Explore our complete packing guide for this fantastic region, including tips for sea and shore, what not to pack, and useful packing lists for every suitcase.

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Where we sail in Alaska

Each day in Alaska presents you with awe-inspiring wonders. Revel at the blue hues of the immense Hubbard Glacier and journey through the Inside Passage, which culminates in Glacier Bay National Park, where you’ll experience some of the world’s most spectacular tidewater glaciers.

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Rocky Mountaineer cruise tours

Why not extend your Alaska adventure with a luxury train journey either before or after your voyage? The Rocky Mountaineer winds through some of North America's most spectacular scenery.

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Alaska Shore Experiences

From whale watching on a private yacht to a guided tour of Portage Glacier, an Alaska cruise with Cunard offers more than 140 unique ways to enhance your time on and off shore.

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On board in Alaska

Discover special dining, daytime activites and evening entertainment, all themed around Alaska. A Cunard voyage here is just as unique on board as it is on shore.

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Cruises from Vancouver

Discovering Alaska by sea is one of the best and most breathtaking cruising experiences you can encounter. Sail from Vancouver in 2024 and treasure the journey in Cunard style.

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Cruises from Seattle

Explore Alaska in 2025 with departures from Seattle. Sail through the stunning Puget Sound, enjoying the pristine North American coastline, before heading north to explore glaciers, mountains, and picturesque gold rush towns.

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Be inspired by Alaska

Alaska has scenery and wildlife unlike anywhere else on earth. Get a taste of these natural wonders from the comfort of your own home with our special articles, or discover the delights of Steakhouse at the Verandah, one of our many on board restaurants.

Alaska's scenic wonders

From the depths of frozen fjords to vast ice valleys, mountains and glistening glaciers, you can take in all the wonders of Alaska with a voyage on board Queen Elizabeth.

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Ten reasons to sail Alaska

Discover our top ten reasons why a Cunard cruise is the best way to see stunning Alaska.

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Finding the real Alaska

We invited Coral Manson to join Queen Elizabeth in Vancouver for the adventure of a lifetime - a 12 day voyage north into the spectacular wilderness of The Last Frontier.

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A cut above

Cunard is famous for its exemplary cuisine. Discover our restaurant Steakhouse at The Verandah, and find out what our chefs recommend you try on your next voyage.

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Nature's best

Alaska is a land of snow-capped mountains, lush green forests and glacier-carved fjords. A Cunard cruise to this region provides an incredible opportunity to spot fascinating wildlife in its natural habitat.

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Guides to Glacier Bay

Explore the climate, wildlife and conservation of Glacier Bay National Park - one of the highlights of any Alaskan cruise.

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Alaska – cruising America’s last frontier

Discover the experience of a timeless ocean voyage to Alaska on Queen Elizabeth with this special article, produced for Cunard by BBC StoryWorks.

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The fascinating spirit of Alaska

Imagine being seated on the spacious deck, cuddled up in a blanket and enjoying a refreshing cocktail of ice while our renowned White Star service makes your stay on board an unforgettable experience. Watch the majestic sight of whales appearing at dusk as you spend scenic days in Glacier Bay National Park and Hubbard Glacier.

Alaska cruises special offers

Enjoy our limited-time offers on our Alaska cruises. Spacious decks offer a true feeling of freedom as Queen Elizabeth sails by Hubbard Glacier & Glacier Bay National Park, on her way to iconic Alaskan ports.

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