If you’re contemplating a family cruise to Alaska, there are several considerations to keep in mind. Firstly, do not forget that it is imperative that all passengers be vaccinated against the potentially life-threatening disease, hepatitis A virus (HAV). Secondly…
Preparing for the cruise: Pack your checklists! Don’t forget essential items such as sunscreen and insect repellent. Also ensure that everyone has their vaccinations up-to-date before embarking on this memorable adventure!
Norwegian Cruise Line’s Norwegian Jade
The Norwegian Jade is among the most luxurious ships of its class and one of the largest in the industry, catering to over 3,800 guests. Its array treasury includes décor inspired by nature, exquisite design details and thoughtful functionality throughout.
With all-inclusive dining options onboard, adult travelers will have no need for reservations or travel plans – a prime example of how travel can be convenient and effortless!
Carnival Cruise Line’s Carnival Fantasy
Discovering just how spectacular Alaska is, it’s no surprise that so many of us crave an epic vacation in its remotest regions. Whether you’re seeking a laid-back getaway with quality family time or simply seeking out something more meaningful than what’s provided by the typical cruise experience, this might be just the ticket!
At sea for 15 wonderfully captivating days aboard one of Carnival’s finest vessels thoughout the Caribbean, I witnessed firsthand just how ideal this itinerary would be for traveling with children. The Fantasy boasts an array of amenities geared towards providing maximum fun and excitement for everyone under its sails – from arts-and-crafts activities to jovial singalongs!
My mother, grandmother and myself were all enraptured by the Carnival Fantasy’s offerings, particularly during its stops at Costa Maya and Cozumel.
Costa Maya was bustling with activity while Cozumel was without fail a charming tropical port; we couldn’t have asked for much more! During our excursion in Cozumel we experienced some of the best food on our entire journey; my mother especially raved about her culinary experiences here!
Royal Caribbean International’s Majesty of the Seas
This stunning oceanliner has undergone a striking transformation, which renders it even more captivating than ever! Elegant yet warm and inviting, this vessel can accommodate up to 4,100 guests with ample deck space for lounging in a variety of configurations; such as sunbathing on spacious decks outfitted with colorful cushions and daybeds.
Our family-friendly accommodations were bursting with fun activities designed to entertain children under the age of 12; including an array of kid-friendly restaurants as well as special activities like story time aboard the ship.
Liberty of the Seas Sea Adventures in Alaska
Adventure is an integral part of the Liberty experience, whether you’re taking advantage of a multitude of excursions or simply lounging on board. With over 40 diverse activities, there’s sure to be something that appeals – even if it might be a bit out of reach! If you have any doubts as to what activities are available – don’t despair; they’ve even devised itineraries that take into account travelers who desire more adventure-oriented excursions.
Hanging with the family aboard the cruise ship offers numerous opportunities for exploration and relaxation. At various points throughout your journey, we host activities that encourage interaction between crew members and passengers alike: such as trivia nights and panel discussions where everyone can delve into conversation about their experiences at sea!
Additionally, we offer brand new creations such as cooking demonstrations, crafting sessions and epic team competitions. To ensure every activity is an unforgettable experience for all participants, our professionals will tailor each event specifically towards you – offering personalized services like making sure children remain comfortable during classes. All in all, this provides an ideal environment for fostering bonds with both friends and family!
Disney Cruise Line’s Disney Fantasy
From the time we boarded and all throughout our journey – it felt like we were on a dream vacation… All thanks to Disney.
I initially had reservations about traveling with my children, as I’d encountered numerous horror stories of parents in the past who have gone on cruises and neglected their offspring. However, Disney has succeeded in eliminating any unease regarding this arrangement! Not only do they offer an array of age-appropriate activities onboard; but also stupendous character meals are available for all guests to partake in during their free time. Furthermore, there’s even a dedicated family area where all of one’s needs can be met without leaving their seats! This vessel is truly ideal for those traveling with youngsters!
Disney Fantasy offers 11 restaurants and lounges; 2 pools; spa and gymnasium, alongside plenty of kid-friendly attractions and entertainment options.
Rendezvous Cruises’ Voyager of the Seas (pictured)
The flagship vessel of this fleet, the gargantuan Voyager of the Seas is perhaps the most celebrated cruise ship in Alaska.
This behemoth boasts an array of deluxe amenities, including 4D Cinema shows and live performances; luxurious staterooms designed to captivate even the youngest travelers; and two expansive pools – a scene all its own when it comes to family fun!
Meeting up with friends or relatives aboard Voyager of the Seas promises an unforgettable experience: there are plenty of onboard activities that guests can participate in together, enabling them to enjoy one another’s company without any distractions.
Six Flags Great Escape Lines’ Great Escape II
For those who long for a nostalgic voyage, Six Flags Great Escape Lines’ Great Escape II offers plenty of fun in a captivating setting. This expedition finds you exploring the American Northeast via an 11-day excursion along the waters of Maine and New Hampshire; with stops at historic sites such as Acadia National Park, Mount Katahdin and Bangor International Airport.
Six Flags’ newest launch gives travelers the opportunity to marvel at landmark sights like the Gateway Arch and St. Louis’ famed Gateway Arch National Park, while enjoying more than 200 acres dedicated to preserving this national treasure!
At mid-season, we recommend booking your excursion here so as not to miss out on multiple days of sunny skies and high temperatures.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity to experience Alaska – book a cruise with us today! We invite you, your family and friends to embark on an unforgettable voyage through the pristine waters of our beautiful state.