Alaska cruise from Anchorage in May 2024

Embark on an unforgettable Alaskan cruise adventure departing from Anchorage in May 2024. Anchorage is an ideal connection point for visitors looking to explore the many wonders of Alaska's coast and wilderness. With its convenient transportation links, diverse attractions, and stunning natural beauty, Anchorage offers an unforgettable experience for all who visit. May is a wonderful time to embark on an Alaskan cruise, as the snow and ice begin to melt away and the landscape transforms into a lush, green paradise. With an average temperature ranging from 40-55°F (4-13°C), visitors can expect pleasant weather conditions with longer daylight hours, making it an ideal time to explore the breathtaking natural wonders of the region. Choose from a range of popular cruise lines, such as Hurtigruten, and explore the breathtaking natural beauty of Alaska on a cruise from Anchorage in May 2024.

Explore Alaska's Wilderness on a May 2024 Cruise from Anchorage

Anchorage Witness the stunning landscapes and unforgettable moments that await you on a May 2024 Alaska cruise departing from Anchorage.

During May, passengers can expect to witness a plethora of wildlife, including grizzly bears, moose, and caribou, as they emerge from hibernation and migrate towards the coast. The coastal waters are also teeming with life as whales, seals, and sea otters bask in the warmer waters. One of the highlights of an Alaskan cruise in May is the chance to witness the spectacular sight of glaciers calving, where huge chunks of ice break off and crash into the water. Visitors can take part in various activities, including kayaking, hiking, and exploring the surrounding rainforest, providing an up-close and personal experience with the region's flora and fauna.

May also marks the start of the fishing season, with an abundance of salmon and halibut in the waters surrounding Alaska. Visitors can try their hand at fishing and even cook up their catch on board. Finally, May also offers an opportunity to experience the cultural heritage of the indigenous people of Alaska, with various tours and activities available to learn about their traditions, language, and way of life.

Experience all Alaska has to offer from Anchorage in May 2024 with destinations like Glacier Bay, Hubbard Glacier, Strait of Georgia, Tracy Arm. Many of the world's largest cruise ships can regularly be seen in Alaskan water, including record-breaking vessels from Hurtigruten, that offer a large number of voyages to Alaska in May 2024.

Anchorage port Alaska Cruise Schedule May 2024

Embark on a breathtaking adventure with an Alaskan cruise departing from Anchorage in May 2024. Journey through pristine wilderness filled with glimmering glaciers, towering mountains, lush forests, rare wildlife, and charming waterfront communities. Discover a range of available cruises departing from Anchorage in May 2024, and easily compare options to find your perfect itinerary.

Hurtigruten Alaska 13-day route

13-day Alaska cruise from Anchorage

MS Roald Amundsen, Hurtigruten

Date: May 28, 2024

Ports of Call: Anchorage, Seward, College Fjord, Icy Bay, William Henry Bay, Haines, Tracy Arm, Sitka, Petersburg, Wrangell, Misty Fjords, Inside Passage, Alert Bay, Vancouver; View Itinerary