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Alaska cruises from Ketchikan 2023

Take a memorable Alaska cruise adventure from Ketchikan, Alaska. Popularly known as the "gateway to Southeast Alaska", Ketchikan is one of the southernmost cities on the Inside Passage, a network of waterways that snake through the lush Tongass National Forest and alongside the snowy peaks of the Alaska Coast Range. Another of the Ketchikan's well-earned nicknames is "The Salmon Capital of the World", so if you cruise to Ketchikan, make sure you bring an appetite. Discover more about Alaska cruises available out of Ketchikan, including itineraries from Lindblad-National Geographic Expedition, and Un-Cruise Adventures, among the most well-known.

Cruises from Ketchikan

Ketchikan, Alaska

Ketchikan is the ideal home port to begin or end an Alaskan cruise adventure in 2023. Cruise ships dock in the heart of Ketchikan. The port can accommodate up to four ships at a time. Ketchikan cruise port is the ideal vision of an Alaskan town and offers a variety of things to do when taking a cruise to Ketchikan, Alaska. The city of Ketchikan offers a free shuttle service in the downtown area. The shuttle will make a stop at all 4 cruise docks, Creek street, Thomas Stedman, Totem Heritage City Park and Plaza Mall. Ketchikan offers a great selection of tours, cruises, and activities to choose from. You can easily get up close to a towering glacier. Or watch whales, porpoises, otters, and other animals all spend the summer in these waters. By far the most popular cruises are through the Inside Passage and into Glacier Bay National Park. So, find and plan your next 2023 Alaska cruise from Ketchikan.


Cruises out of Ketchikan

Abundant marine wildlife and awesome glaciers make this Alaska cruise from the Ketchikan something you do not want to miss. Easily find and compare cruise itineraries from Ketchikan cruise port in 2023. Ketchikan is known as Alaska's "first city" due to its location at the southern tip of the Inside Passage. It is the first city you reach as you cruise north, and for many visitors, their first introduction to the beauty and majesty of Alaska. You will not be bored in Ketchikan. With dozens of attractions designed to educate or entertain everyone from the history buff and the outdoor enthusiast to the naturalist or Native art lover. The ship schedule includes Alaska and Pacific Northwest cruises from Ketchikan in 2023.

Ketchikan cruise schedule 2023

Many of the world's largest cruise ships can regularly be seen in Alaskan waters, including vessels from Lindblad-National Geographic Expedition, Un-Cruise Adventures, that offer a large number of voyages to Alaska from Ketchikan port.

Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska 14-day route

14-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

Safari Explorer, Un-Cruise Adventures

Date: May 7, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Misty Fjords, Behm Canal, Wrangell, Thomas Bay, Stephens Passage, Endicott Arm, Juneau, Lynn Canal, Haines, Chichagof Island, Icy Strait, Glacier Bay, Glacier Bay, Juneau; View Itinerary

Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska 14-day route

14-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

Safari Explorer, Un-Cruise Adventures

Date: August 20, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Misty Fjords, Behm Canal, Wrangell, Thomas Bay, Stephens Passage, Endicott Arm, Juneau, Lynn Canal, Haines, Chichagof Island, Icy Strait, Glacier Bay, Glacier Bay, Juneau; View Itinerary

Lindblad-National Geographic Expedition Alaska 7-day route

7-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

NG Venture, Lindblad-National Geographic Expedition

Date: September 18, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Prince Rupert, Great Bear Rainforest, Great Bear Rainforest, Great Bear Rainforest, Great Bear Rainforest, Ketchikan; View Itinerary

Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska 14-day route

14-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

Safari Explorer, Un-Cruise Adventures

Date: September 10, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Misty Fjords, Behm Canal, Wrangell, Thomas Bay, Stephens Passage, Endicott Arm, Juneau, Lynn Canal, Haines, Chichagof Island, Icy Strait, Glacier Bay, Glacier Bay, Juneau; View Itinerary

Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska 14-day route

14-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

Safari Explorer, Un-Cruise Adventures

Date: July 9, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Misty Fjords, Behm Canal, Wrangell, Thomas Bay, Stephens Passage, Endicott Arm, Juneau, Lynn Canal, Haines, Chichagof Island, Icy Strait, Glacier Bay, Glacier Bay, Juneau; View Itinerary

Lindblad-National Geographic Expedition Alaska 7-day route

7-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

NG Venture, Lindblad-National Geographic Expedition

Date: September 11, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Prince Rupert, Great Bear Rainforest, Great Bear Rainforest, Great Bear Rainforest, Great Bear Rainforest, Ketchikan; View Itinerary

Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska 14-day route

14-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

Safari Explorer, Un-Cruise Adventures

Date: July 30, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Misty Fjords, Behm Canal, Wrangell, Thomas Bay, Stephens Passage, Endicott Arm, Juneau, Lynn Canal, Haines, Chichagof Island, Icy Strait, Glacier Bay, Glacier Bay, Juneau; View Itinerary

Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska 14-day route

14-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

Safari Explorer, Un-Cruise Adventures

Date: May 28, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Misty Fjords, Behm Canal, Wrangell, Thomas Bay, Stephens Passage, Endicott Arm, Juneau, Lynn Canal, Haines, Chichagof Island, Icy Strait, Glacier Bay, Glacier Bay, Juneau; View Itinerary

Lindblad-National Geographic Expedition Alaska 7-day route

7-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

NG Venture, Lindblad-National Geographic Expedition

Date: September 4, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Prince Rupert, Great Bear Rainforest, Great Bear Rainforest, Great Bear Rainforest, Great Bear Rainforest, Ketchikan; View Itinerary

Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska 14-day route

14-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

Safari Explorer, Un-Cruise Adventures

Date: June 18, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Misty Fjords, Behm Canal, Wrangell, Thomas Bay, Stephens Passage, Endicott Arm, Juneau, Lynn Canal, Haines, Chichagof Island, Icy Strait, Glacier Bay, Glacier Bay, Juneau; View Itinerary

Un-Cruise Adventures Alaska 14-day route

14-day Alaska cruise from Ketchikan

Safari Explorer, Un-Cruise Adventures

Date: April 16, 2023

Ports of Call: Ketchikan, Misty Fjords, Behm Canal, Wrangell, Thomas Bay, Stephens Passage, Endicott Arm, Juneau, Lynn Canal, Haines, Chichagof Island, Icy Strait, Glacier Bay, Glacier Bay, Juneau; View Itinerary