Short Getaway - 5 nights to Alaska


Departing Vancouver, sail to Alaska with return to Vancouver - a short 5 day getaway! Departing 26 May 2020.

A good vacation doesn't have to be a long one! This sailing, departing conveniently from Vancouver will take you up through Haida Gwaii to Icy Strait Point and Sitka. You will then return back to Vancouver.

This short sailing from Vancouver reduces the pre/post travel arrangements required ensuring you fully utilise all your time! Remember is only takes stepping on the ship to start feeling relaxed!


Day 1

Depart Vancouver

You are not required to board your ship until that afternoon, so either finalize those emails before getting away, or use this day off as an excuse to sight see in Vancouver!

Day 2


With so many activities available onboard, you need this day to experience them. You will have too much choice, but remember you have another day of cruising in a couple of days!

Choose to golf, rock climb, lounge by the pool, participate in the schedule of daily activities, learn a new skill - the options are endless! With just over 2,000 guests onboard you are sure to meet some new friends while staying busy.

Day 3

Icy Strait Point, Alaska

Nestled in an old-growth rain forest you have the opportunity to view grizzly bears or whales in their natural habitats. Watch the water, as the whales might decide to play beside the ship!

Should you choose a more cultural experience, meet and learn from the indigenous peoples of the Tlingit tribe. Ensure to try the local Alaskan cuisine while ashore.

Day 4

Sitka, Alaska

Sitka is a melting pot of culture and picturesque beauty. With Russian, Tlingit and American history shaping the town surrounded by the beautiful Volcanic Mount Edgecrumbe you will enjoy your experience ashore.

Day 5


All those activities you didn't get to on the last day of cruising - now is your chance!

Day 6

Arrive Vancouver

Your arrival into Vancouver is seamless. Use the rest of the day to sight see or relax after an eventful and enjoyable 5 days sailing!

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