Alaska

Alaska's Inside Passage Up Close

Program No. 11479RJ
The mighty glaciers and dramatic fjords of Alaska’s Inside Passage are incredible. Aboard an expedition ship, learn about this untamed land and its stunning diversity of wildlife.

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DATES & PRICES

Ship OutsideShip Suite
A cabin with a window or porthole to view the outside.
A larger cabin, often with separate sleeping and living areas; the largest class of stateroom.
May 24 - Jun 2, 2024
Ship Outside 9,499
Ship Suite 11,899
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OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by April 12, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

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This date sails from Juneau to Sitka.

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May 31 - Jun 9, 2024
Ship Outside 9,699
Ship Suite 12,099
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OFFER EXTENDED: The price shown is $300 off the original price! Also, enroll by April 19, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

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Jun 7 - Jun 16, 2024
Ship Outside 9,999
Ship Suite 12,399
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OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by April 26, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Juneau to Sitka.

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Jun 28 - Jul 7, 2024
Ship Outside 9,999
Ship Suite 12,399
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OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by May 17, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

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This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

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Jul 5 - Jul 14, 2024
Ship Outside 9,999
Ship Suite 12,399
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OFFER EXTENDED: The price shown is $1,000 off the original price! Also, enroll by May 24, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Juneau to Sitka.

Jul 26 - Aug 4, 2024
Ship Outside 10,999
Ship Suite 13,399
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OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by June 14, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

Aug 9 - Aug 18, 2024
Ship Outside 10,999
Ship Suite 13,399
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OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by June 28, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

Aug 23 - Sep 1, 2024
Ship Outside 9,999
Ship Suite 12,399
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: The price shown is $1,000 off the original price! Also, enroll by June 30, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

Aug 30 - Sep 8, 2024
Ship Outside 9,999
Ship Suite 12,399
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: The price shown is $500 off the original price! Also, enroll by June 30, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Juneau to Sitka.

Sep 6 - Sep 15, 2024
Ship Outside 9,499
Ship Suite 11,899
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by June 30, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

DATES & PRICES

Ship Outside
A cabin with a window or porthole to view the outside.
May 24 - Jun 2, 2024
Ship Outside 11,999
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by April 12, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Juneau to Sitka.

May 31 - Jun 9, 2024
Ship Outside 12,199
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: The price shown is $300 off the original price! Also, enroll by April 19, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

Filling Fast!
Jun 7 - Jun 16, 2024
Ship Outside 12,499
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by April 26, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Juneau to Sitka.

Jun 28 - Jul 7, 2024
Ship Outside 12,499
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by May 17, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

Jul 5 - Jul 14, 2024
Ship Outside 12,499
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: The price shown is $1,000 off the original price! Also, enroll by May 24, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Juneau to Sitka.

Jul 26 - Aug 4, 2024
Ship Outside 13,499
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by June 14, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

Aug 9 - Aug 18, 2024
Ship Outside 13,499
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by June 28, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

Aug 23 - Sep 1, 2024
Ship Outside 12,499
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: The price shown is $1,000 off the original price! Also, enroll by June 30, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

Aug 30 - Sep 8, 2024
Ship Outside 12,499
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: The price shown is $500 off the original price! Also, enroll by June 30, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Juneau to Sitka.

Sep 6 - Sep 15, 2024
Ship Outside 11,999
Special Offer

OFFER EXTENDED: Enroll by June 30, 2024 and receive free air from many cities.

Itinerary Note

This date sails from Sitka to Juneau.

10 days
9 nights
25 meals
9B 7L 9D
2
Explore Sitka, free time
Northern Southeast Alaska - Inside Passage
3
Kake, Frederick Sound
Northern Southeast Alaska - Inside Passage
4
Thomas Bay
Northern Southeast Alaska - Inside Passage
5
Tracy Arm Fjord
Northern Southeast Alaska - Inside Passage
6
Exploring, Orca Point Lodge
Northern Southeast Alaska - Inside Passage
7
White Pass Railway, Free Time
Northern Southeast Alaska - Inside Passage
8
Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve
Northern Southeast Alaska - Inside Passage
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At a Glance

Famed for deep glacial fjords, spectacular mountains and lush temperate rainforest, Alaska’s Inside Passage and Glacier Bay National Park offer natural and scenic gifts rivaled only by the rich histories of the indigenous nations who have lived here for millennia. Experience magnificent sights and sounds as our experts create opportunities to view glaciers up close. Study Alaska's history at the newly renovated Alaska State Museum in Juneau, and explore secluded bays via sea kayak or watercraft, all in the company of experts who narrate your experience with in-depth analysis of this yet untamed land.
Activity Level
Easy Going
Optional walking up to 1.5 miles on trails; some uneven or wet terrain. Elevation of 3,000 feet on train. Ship decks are accessed by narrow ladder-like stairs as there is no elevator on the ship. Climbing in and out of kayaks and rafts.

What You'll Learn

  • Traverse the waters of a narrow fjord within soaring cliffs of granite and dotted with glittering icebergs.
  • Board the White Pass narrow-gauge railway for a journey back through the gold rush era, a time of uncertainty and adventure.
  • Experience chances to see whales, puffins, otters, bears, mountain goats and sea lions — the wealth of wildlife is amazing!

General Notes

Order of ports will vary subject to Glacier Bay schedule approved by the National Park Service. This program has a maximum group size of 50 participants.
Featured Expert
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Karen Christner
Karen Christner arrived in Alaska more than 30 years ago and realized that she had come home. She and her husband, Jere, raised their 3 children on Baranof Island. With degrees in biology and teaching, she quickly embraced the Alaskan lifestyle. While employed at the University of Alaska, she began the development and administration of Alaskan programs. After 25 years, she is still sharing the story of the people, environment, history and culture of her adopted home—now as an Alaskan group leader and lecturer.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Karen Christner arrived in Alaska more than 30 years ago and realized that she had come home. She and her husband, Jere, raised their 3 children on Baranof Island. With degrees in biology and teaching, she quickly embraced the Alaskan lifestyle. While employed at the University of Alaska, she began the development and administration of Alaskan programs. After 25 years, she is still sharing the story of the people, environment, history and culture of her adopted home—now as an Alaskan group leader and lecturer.
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Lee grew up plying the rich waters of the inside passage with his mother on a commercial fishing boat. There he developed a love for the quiet power found in these places so far from human civilization. He began his career as a naturalist in Glacier Bay National Park, later returning to the inside passage as an expedition leader on cruises. Lee holds a degree in cultural anthropology and history, and loves to share his knowledge and his home with guests from across the world.
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