2009 End Of Summer Trip To Alaska

Cruise number 13, 7th on Princess

after this cruise our days on Princess will be 79, on all cruises 141

Happened in Aug & Sept 2009

Time since cruise 10 years 10 months 6 days

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Map of land based tour

Itinerary

Day Time Activity Overnight
Day 1 (Fri) 8/281235 - 1334
1435 - 1648
1815 - 2110
TPA to MEM, Northwest-1209 (DC9-656 mi)
MEM to LAX, Northwest-177 (A319-1616 mi)
LAX to YVR, Alaska-705 (737-1071 mi)
Vancouver Airport Hilton
Day 2 (Sat) 8/29all daySightseeing Vancouver  wiki 
Stanley Park
Gastown Steam Clock
Vancouver Airport Hilton
Day 3 (Sun) 8/300900 - 1400
 
Whale Watching
Sightseeing Vancouver
Vancouver Airport Hilton
Day 4 (Mon) 8/311200 - 1500
1630
Boarding the Island Princess
Depart Vancouver for Inside Passage
Island Princess - D601
Day 5 (Tue) 9/01all dayCruising the Inside Passage  wikiIsland Princess - D601
Day 6 (Wed) 9/020630 - 1400
1000 - 1130
Ketchikan, Alaska wiki
Duck Tour
Island Princess - D601
Day 7 (Thur) 9/030800 - 2100

1130 - 1500
Juneau, Alaska more wiki
Mt Roberts Tram
Awesome Orca Whale Watch
Island Princess - D601
Day 8 (Fri) 9/040700 - 2030
1200 - 1600
Skagway, Alaska more wiki
White Pass & Yukon Railroad
Island Princess - D601
Day 9 (Sat) 9/050600 - 1500Cruising Glacier Bay wiki
Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve
Island Princess - D601
Day 10 (Sun) 9/061730 - 2030Cruising College Fjord wikiIsland Princess - D601
Day 11 (Mon) 9/070030
0700 - 1000
??
Arrive Whittier, Alaska wiki
Disembark the Island Princess
Transfer to Anchorage more wiki
Anchorage Hilton
Day 12 (Tue) 9/08all dayChugach State Park
Matanuska Glacier
Denali Fireside Cabins
Day 13 (Wed) 9/09all dayTalkeetna  wiki
K2 Aviation
Sun Dog Kennel
Denali Fireside Cabins
Day 14 (Thur) 9/10all dayTravel to DenaliGrizzly Bear Cabins
Day 15 (Fri) 9/11all dayDenali National Park
Husky Homestead Tour
Nenana River Rafting
Grizzly Bear Cabins
Day 16 (Sat) 9/12all dayTravel to HomerLands End Resort
Day 17 (Sun) 9/131030 - 1730Nature Tour - CancelledLands End Resort
Day 18 (Mon) 9/142350travel to anchorage
ANC to MSP, Northwest-390 (757-2512 mi)
on plane
Day 19 (Tue) 9/150808
1030 - 1437
Arrive MSP from ANC
MSP to TPA, Northwest-436 (757-1308 mi)
home

 

Here's the movie for the trip. This is my first movie with an HD camera.


Booking summary

booking summary


Here's a picture of the ship.

picture of the boat


And here's a picture of our cabin.

picture of our room


Island Princess Ship Video

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