The immense calving tidewater glaciers of Prince William Sound, tiny gold-rush era coastal communities and icy waters that are home to rafts of sea otters and pods of whales — Alaska’s magnificent coastal scenery is best experienced from the deck of a cruise ship. Choose from luxurious vessels offering the best in comfort, service and amenities, to small expedition ships and yachts that provide friendly personal service and expert guides.
Whether you are seeking to journey for a week or longer, Audley can recommend the best Alaska cruise option for you.
Our suggested Alaska cruising itineraries
Each of these itineraries features an element, big or small, of experiencing Alaska by boat. As we’ve discovered, cruising lets you slow the pace and gain a different — sometimes exclusive — perspective on a destination. As with all our itineraries, treat these as just inspiration for your uniquely created trip.
Ships selected by our specialists
Ranging from luxurious floating hotels to far simpler options, the selection of Alaska cruise vessels you can choose from all have one thing in common: they offer unparalleled access to sights well off the beaten track.