Itinerary Name: 9-night (10-day) Alaskan Dream Cruises Family Cruise; July 16th, 2013
Ship: Baranof Dream
To & From: Sitka to Ketchikan
Prices from $3,945* per person, discounted 3rd and 4th rates available, includes a pre-hotel in Sitka.
Itinerary Highlights: Sitka Sound Science Center, Sea Otter & Wildlife Quest, Juneau, Alaska’s State Museum, Mendenhall Glacier, Orca Point Lodge, Hobart Bay, the glaciers of Tracy Arm Fjord, Petersburg, Kasaan, Misty Fjords, Ketchikan
Activity Highlights: Scrapbooking, Native Crafts, Kayaking, Zego Skiff Excursions, All-terrain vehicle rides, Geology, Scavenger hunts, Game night, Geo caching, survival skill training, polar dip, baking, berry picking, knot tying, plant and animal identification, other activities yet to be determined.
Interactive learning opportunities, Exploring Southeast Alaska, including tide-water glaciers, wildlife viewing, beautiful natural settings, Chef created family friendly cuisine.
Day 1 | Arrive into Sitka and check into hotel
Day 2 | Embark Baranof Dream after tour of Sitka & Sea Otter & Wildlife Quest
Day 3 | Juneau and Orca Point Lodge
Tour the state capital, including the Mendenhall Glacier and State Museum. Orca Point Lodge for a locally harvested king crab and seafood dinner, marine life touch-tank, beach fire and other activities.
Day 4 & 5 | Hobart Bay
Spend time doing activities like Alaskan’s do, Kayaking, Skiff rides and All-Terrain Vehicles. Also, learn about tide cycles, intertidal zones, beach walk, camp fire, geology, logging, plant and animal identification, navigation, and more.
Day 6 | Tracy Arm
Explore Tracy Arm Fjord. View the Sawyer Glaciers, Skiff Excursions.
Day 7 | Petersburg
Tour Petersburg including the Norwegian Dancers. Afternoon Wildlife and Scenic Exploration of Sumner Strait.
Day 8 | Kasaan
Visit the small native village of Kasaan. Walk to the oldest Haida Clan House in the world. Explore the ancient totem park and also learn about traditional native carving. Wildlife and Scenic Exploration of Clarence Strait.
Day 9 | Misty Fjords
Explore Misty Fjords National Monument. View Rudyard Bay, including the “Punch Bowl”. View New Eddystone Rock. Skiff Excursions.
Day 10 | Disembark Ketchikan
Note: Actual sail date is July 17th aboard the Baranof Dream