Monday, May 20 - SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
Nestled between the tranquil waters of Puget Sound and the expansive Lake Washington, Seattle emerges as an enchanting metropolis with a picturesque setting. The stunning Olympic and Cascade Mountains form a striking backdrop to this cosmopolitan jewel. Elevate your senses and take in the panoramic vistas from the iconic Space Needs, a futuristic marvel designed for the 1962 World's Fair. Immerse yourself in the city's vibrant energy as you absorb the breathtaking views from this architectural masterpiece.
Tuesday, May 21 - AT SEA
Wednesday, May 22 - ICY STRAIT POINT, ALASKA
Uncover a hidden gem where the chilling northern winds cease to blow. Icy Strait Point is more than just a destination; it's a realm of unparalleled adventure beckoning all those who seek an extraordinary experience. Prepare to be enthralled by the awe-inspiring beauty and thrilling allure of Icy Strait Point, where the wild reigns supreme. In this captivating have, the abundant wildlife outnumbers the human population, providing an unparalleled encounter with nature. Get ready to satiate your appetite for excitement.
Thursday, May 23 - SITKA, ALASKA
Welcome to Sitka, a stimulating island community embracing the breathtaking panoramic views of majestic mountains and scenic seascapes. Prepare to be charmed by the natural beauty that surrounds you. Immerse yourself in a realm teeming with abundant wildlife, where sights of magnificent whales, majestic brown bears, graceful deer, playful sea otters, and a diverse array of birds become cherished memories. For fishing enthusiasts and history buffs alike, Sitka is teeming with endless opportunities. Cast your line and reel in the thrill of superb fishing, or delve into the fascinating historical attractions that weave a captivating narrative of the past. Sitka truly offers a perfect blend of natural wonders and cultural treasures.
Friday, May 24 - SKAGWAY, ALASKA
In the spanning of just one year, from 1896 to 1897, this secluded town nestled along the mesmerizing Inside Passage underwent a remarkable metamorphosis. What was once a modest collection of tents swiftly transformed into a thriving city, drawing an astonishing influx of 20,000 eager fortune seekers searching for coveted gold. Today, modern-day travelers venture to Skagway to pursue a different kind of wealth - the opportunity to immerse themselves in a bygone era along the enchanting boardwalk. Lined with meticulously recreated buildings reminiscent of the bustling Gold Rush days, Skagway's charming streets invite visitors to step back in time and experience the rich tapestry of yesteryear.
Saturday, May 25 - JUNEAU, ALASKA
Dubbed "Alaska's ultimate adventure," Juneau is a destination that truthfully stands out, thanks to its unrivaled glacier sightings at captivating locations like Tracy Arm Fjord, the Juneau Icefields, and Glacier Bay National Park. Indulge in the exhilaration of kayaking along one of the area's numerous protected waterways, take to the skies for a stunning flightseeing experience, and wander through the historic downtown district to soak up its intriguing past, or embrace the spirit of the gold rush with a hands-on panning experience. Just a short distance of nearly 12 miles from Juneau lies the majestic Mendenhall Glacier, a trek that promises to reward you with a truly unforgettable experience.
Sunday, May 26 - GLACIER BAY CRUISING
Embark on an unforgettable journey to Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, an astonishing United Nations World Heritage Site spanning an impressive 3.3 million acres of mere natural beauty. Dive deep into a realm brimming with captivating marvels, where towering glaciers, majestic snow-capped mountains, and a rich diversity of birds and wildlife await. Get ready to be fascinated by the sheer grandeur of this incredible destination.
Monday, May 27 - KETCHIKAN (WARD COVE), ALASKA
Blessed with ample rainfall, Ketchikan finds itself embraced by the verdant splendor of one of the most luxuriant wilderness in the world. Its name, originating from the Tlingit Indians, holds the meaning of "spread wings of the eagle," a fitting homage to the magnificent birds that often grace the skies. Keep your eyes peeled during your Alaska cruise, and there's a good chance you'll spot one of these glorious creatures majestically perched atop a Sitka tree, adding an extra touch of wonder to your journey.
Tuesday, May 28 - VICTORIA, BRITISH COLUMBIA
Stroll through the expansive gardens of Butchart Gardens, adorned with exotic flora, intricate topiary, and graceful fountains that t will leave you spellbound. Uncover the rich history of Bastion Square, and venture into the vibrant tapestry of Chinatown, where hidden treasures await. As you leisurely make your way along the boardwalk of the Inner Harbour, immerse yourself in a tapestry of compelling sights and melodic sounds that encapsulate the essence of this remarkable destination.
Wednesday, May 29 - SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
Perched on the isthmus between the glistening Puget Sound and the serene Lake Washington, Seattle captivates with its cosmopolitan allure set against the attractive backdrop of the majestic Olympic and Cascade Mountains. Ascend to the heights of the futuristic Space Needle and unlock a realm of breathtaking vistas. Initially conceived for the iconic 1962 World's Fair, this remarkable landmark invites you to indulge in panoramic views that showcase the essence of this enchanting city. Prepare to be chanted as you immerse yourself in the allure of Seattle from this stunning vantage point.