by Don McCann
When most people think of an Alaskan cruise, I imagine they don’t think beyond the cruise. There is spectacular scenery, for sure, as you cruise along the coast of Alaska and it’s glaciers, but there is much more to see if you can take the time to ‘go inland’. This is what’s called a cruise-tour, or land-sea package, where a 7-night cruise is combined with a land package to such sights as Mt McKinley and Denali National Park. Here you’ll experience incredible scenery, majestic wildlife, excellent lodge accommodations, vista dome train sightseeing, and much more!
Even if you’ve been on an Alaskan cruise in the past, consider going back and seeing more this time. There are many different options on these cruise-tour combinations, but here’s an example of one of the most popular choices from Princess Cruises: