North to Alaska – Princess Cruises
Here the call of the wild isn’t an expression; it’s a reality. The cry of bald eagles, the thunder of glaciers, the whistle of the wind blowing past mountains. The glaciers take your breath away and the scenery stretches your imagination. North to Alaska, the award-winning program from Princess brings local personalities, culture and cuisine on board and ashore to immerse you in all things Alaska during your cruise to the Great Land. Historic towns offer unique regional fare, like fresh Alaska seafood from Tracy’s King Crab Shack, a local favourite. And then there are the sounds you bring, like the laughter that says you and your gang have chosen the right place. Cruise with Princess Plus for drinks, Wi-Fi and more included, so you can focus on making the most of your time exploring Alaska.
Read more about Alaska: My First Alaska Cruise – By Robert Townshend
Meet Local Alaskans
From authors and artists to dog mushers and adventurists, our North to Alaska cruise activities introduce you to the unique personalities who are lucky enough to call Alaska home.
Unique Alaska Experiences
From the Klondike Festival to interactive youth programs, our North to Alaska activities aim to enrich.
Sampling world-famous seafood will be one of your favourite Alaska cruise activities on board and ashore.
A waiter presents a whole cooked fish on a platter to a table with guests. Experience the best Alaska cruise food when you sail with Princess.
Best Dishes to Try on Your Princess® Alaska Cruise
When you sail with Princess®, Alaska cruise food is more than a meal – it’s a culinary experience that reawakens your taste buds and speaks to the unique flavour of the Great Land. These beautifully presented meals taste just as divine as they look. All of the food on an Alaska cruise with Princess is made from scratch. Crafted with locally-sourced ingredients, enjoy only the freshest fare on board our ships. Whether you’re in the mood for legendary Alaska seafood, pan-roasted steak or a veggie-heavy plate, there’s an option for everyone. Here are the best dishes to try on your next cruise to the Great Land.
Wake up in total relaxation with a private balcony breakfast full of flakey croissants, golden eggs and savoury sausage. Start the day off on a lighter note with crisp fruits and greens. Or give yourself the sweet start you deserve with chocolate-glazed donuts and fluffy pancakes. Top off your meal with a glass of freshly-squeezed orange juice, or opt for a bubbly mimosa. With a menu as adventurous as the destinations that await you, start your day with Alaska cruise food that inspires you.
Lunch – Authentic Alaska Seafood
When mid-day hunger strikes, options await. On board, any Princess Alaska cruises, find dishes from local eateries on the top-deck grill. Inspired by Tracy’s King Crab Shack, enjoy Juneau’s favourite crab cakes. Sample authentic Alaska seafood with fish tacos from Ketchikan’s Alaska Fish House. Or choose a heartier option with Skagway’s cherished seafood chowder from Bonanza Bar and Grill. With these specialties featured in the top-deck grill on board, you won’t have to travel far to get a taste of the Great Land.
Dinner – Authentic Alaska Seafood
Exclusive to our cruises sailing to the Great Land, Cook My Catch offers a true sea-to-seat experience. At select ports, reel in your fish on one of our fishing excursions and have our chefs cook it for your dinner that night. They can even prepare it to your liking, so you can truly enjoy your authentic Alaska seafood.
No matter where you choose to enjoy Alaska cruise food on board, you can also find dessert almost anywhere. Both traditional and specialty dining menus will include creations from our Chocolate Journeys℠ program. Start your day with something sweet in the Horizon Court Buffet – like chocolate muffins, bretons, puff pastries and danishes. Or stop by the Vines bar later for one-of-a-kind chocolate and wine pairing. For guests, on board Royal Princess®, visit the ice cream bar for a scoop of creamy gelato and an assortment of tasty toppings.
The food on an Alaska cruise should be every bit as memorable as the excursions on shore. That’s why we’re always refreshing our menus to deliver the best sensory experience through the Great Land. Sail with Princess and experience the best Alaska cruise food from morning to night. 🟩
North to Alaska – Princess Cruises
Alaska cruises are very popular and sell out early. Book early for low rates and the best staterooms. Contact Total Advantage Travel & Tours, for special offers, prices and sailings. Toll-free: 1-800-419-1635.
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