After its 75th anniversary of Alaska Exploration in 2022, Holland America Line is rolling out the red carpet with an awe-inspiring display of all things Alaska For the event. Participants will be able to meet the people who bring Alaska come to life, make s’mores, partake in gold panning (and keep what you find!), try your hand at ax throwing, and enjoy live presentations and demonstrations.
“Nobody knows Alaska like Holland America Line, and our Alaska Cruise and Travel Show allows us to showcase our decades of expertise through engaging and hands-on experiences,” he said Bill Fletcher, Senior Director, Destination Marketing, Holland America Line. “Alaska is an easily accessible travel destination for residents of the Phoenix area and a great escape from the heat. By hosting this event we are able to reach people who have a Alaska cruise, but would like to learn more about our team and our partners.”
Those who sign up and participate have a chance to win one out of seven Alaska Cruises for two. Attendees booking a Holland America Line Alaskan cruise or cruise tour at the show will receive a special promotional offer, including up to $350 Spending credit per cabin.
Planned for the Alaska Cruise and Travel Show presented by Holland America Line:
- Participants can meet an Alaskan lumberjack from the Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show in Ketchikan, Alaskathat demonstrate ax throwing and participants have the opportunity to test their own skills.
- As visitors to the Klondike Gold Rush can in the 19th century pan for real gold and maybe take home an authentic nugget.
- Attendees will feel like they’re in Denali Square at the McKinley Chalet Resort as they toast marshmallows make s’mores around an artificial fireplace.
- Attendees will learn more about the Holland America Line enrichment and entertainment program that brings with them Alaska on board through authentic experiences focused on culture, cuisine and adventure ashore.
- All attendees will enjoy live presentations from Alaska operators to see and hear what they can experience Alaska.
Shore Excursion Operators – from White Pass and Yukon track on Skagway at the Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show in ketchikan — and representatives from Holland America Line will be on hand to share more about what to expect on your trip Alaska with the only cruise line to venture into the Yukon Territory (Hint: it includes river rafting, zip-lining, and going deep into the wilderness to see grizzlies and caribou).
The Alaska Cruise and Travel Show is presented by Holland America Line and co-presented by Expedia Cruises in North Scottsdale. Other sponsors include Alaska Airlines, AllenMarineIcy Straight Point and the Alaska Railroad.
cruise to Alaska in 2023
In 2023, six Holland America Line ships will explore Alaskaeither round trip from Seattle, Washington; Round trip from Vancouver, BC Canada; or somewhere in between Whittier (Anchorage), Alaskaand vancouver. Everyone Alaska Cruise includes a visit to one or more of Alaskans Iconic glacier destinations. The line’s cruises offer more visits to Glacier Bay National Park, the “must-see” on any visit Alaskaand during the Glacier Bay experience, all ships sail with a native Huna guide as well as a park ranger who provides commentary and information Alaskans famous national park.
Exclusive Cruisetours Discover the Denali and the Yukon
That Alaska The countryside is one of the few places on earth that is best seen when combining a cruise with an overland adventure, and Holland America Line’s award-winning cruise tours offer guests 16 options that showcase off-the-beaten-path and remote regions. Holland America line is the only cruise line offering must-see attractions such as Denali National Park – the heart of every cruise tour – with the untouched expanses of canada Yukon Territory.
For more information about the Alaska Travel Show presented by Holland America Line, visit the Alaska Cruise and Travel Show website, contact a travel advisor, call 1-877-SAIL HAL (877-724-5425), or visit hollandamerica.com. To register for the Alaska Travel Show, visit AlaskaTravelShow.com.
For more information about Holland America Line, contact a travel consultant, call 1-877-SAIL HAL (877-724-5425) or visit hollandamerica.com.
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About Holland America Line [a division of Carnival Corporation and plc (NYSE: CCL and CUK)]
Holland America line has been exploring the world with expertly crafted itineraries, exceptional service and genuine connections to destinations for 150 years. Its fleet offers an ideal mid-size ship experience, visiting nearly 400 ports in 114 countries around the world and sharing the thrill Alaska for 75 years – longer than any other cruise line. Holland America Line’s 11 ships offer a diverse menu of enriching activities and amenities focused on destination immersion and personalized travel. The best live music at sea fills each night at the Music Walk, and the dining venues offer exclusive selections from a culinary council of world-renowned chefs.
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