Discover The Magic Of Alaska Cruises
If youíve never visited Alaska youíre missing one of the most beautiful places in the world. It is truly a magical place, and what better to discover it than on Alaska Cruises.
Humpback whales, sailing fjords and impressive glaciers are what makes Alaska one of the top destinations for cruise travel. The sea is a show in its own, and when the ship docks youíre in for the adventure of your life. The most popular activities on and off the ship include kayaking and hiking.
There are two types of Alaska cruises. One goes around the Inside Passage, and the other goes one-way along the Gulf, this type of cruise is better known as the glacier cruise. Ports you will be visiting aboard the Inside Passage Cruise are Juneau, Glacier Bay and Skagway. While aboard a glacier cruise youíre more likely to enjoy the glaciers and take a visit to Denali National Park, one of the most beautiful places in North America.
Typical Alaska Cruises last 7 days, although, there are some packages that last a few more days or just a weekend-vacation Alaska cruises packages. So check with your travel agent when deciding which cruise to take. Top cruise lines that offer this kind of Alaska cruise packages are Royal Caribbean, Holland America, Carnival, Princess, Celebrity, Radisson, Silversea and Norwegian. There are also small lines for more special type of cruising, the best known are Lindblad and American Safari.
Remember that the best time to take an Alaska Cruise is in the summer. Thereís a fairly mild weather during summer, which of course helps to enjoy better Alaska, but always be sure to bring the right clothes- and a little more, just in case.
If you really want to discover a marvellous place on Earth, you should really consider taking Alaska Cruises. Places like these are unforgettable. And travelling on a cruise to reach it is just magical. Get all the information you can from your travel consultant and donít forget to bring your camera!
About the Author: Paolo Basauri, is an expert author who writes for Alaska Cruises
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