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Ultimate Alaska Solstice (With Glacier Bay National Park) Cruise - R515

Ship: Ruby Princess   
Departure: Friday, June 6, 2025
Nights: 22 nights
Departs: San Francisco
Returns: San Francisco
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Duration
22
Nights
Days at Sea
7
Sea Days
Ports
15
Ports
Countries Visted
2
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  • Itinerary

    Ultimate Alaska Solstice (With Glacier Bay National Park) Cruise - R515

    Ports of call

    To find out more about the itinerary for this cruise, select the itinerary items below.

    Day Date Port of Call Arrival Departure
    1 Friday, June 6, 2025 San Francisco, USA Embark 4:00 PM
    View of San Francisco, USA

    San Francisco, on the Californian coast, is one of America’s most attractive cities with its famous Golden Gate Bridge, steep streets that provide panoramic views of the beautiful San Francisco Bay and surrounding mountains, and its eclectic mix of Victorian and modern architecture. Perhaps also famous for the nearby Silicon Valley, this ‘City by the Bay’ has become even more international with large numbers of immigrants from Asia and Latin America. Explore the amazing Fisherman’s Wharf that offers great food, and the numerous boutiques. Read more about San Francisco, USA

    2 Saturday, June 7, 2025 At Sea
    3 Sunday, June 8, 2025 At Sea
    4 Monday, June 9, 2025 Ketchikan, USA 9:00 AM 9:00 PM
    View of Ketchikan, USA

    Alaska’s ‘first city’ Ketchikan is situated along the shores of Alaska's Inside Passage within the heart of the Tongass National Forest. Evergreen mountains rise out of the water, the lush green landscape nurtured by the abundant rainfall of the temperate rainforest environment. Visitors are presented with a remarkable array of activities and attractions that highlight the town's history, industry and culture, and bring them up close to resident wildlife. Read more about Ketchikan, USA

    5 Tuesday, June 10, 2025 Wrangell, USA 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Wrangell, USA

    Wrangell (pop. 2400) is located on the northern tip of Wrangell Island, an island in the Alaska Panhandle. It lies just south of the estuary of the 610 km Stikine River that empties into the Eastern Passage separating Wrangell Island from the mainland. Read more about Wrangell, USA

    6 Wednesday, June 11, 2025 Endicott Arm, USA 2:00 PM 8:00 PM
    View of Endicott Arm, USA

    Endicott Arm is a fjord 80 km south of Juneau in the Inside Passage, and lies inside the largest temperate rain forest in the world - the Tongass National Forest of Alaska, USA. From the entrance of the fjord to the face of Dawes Glacier is almost 60 km. The water is covered with ice spawned from the glacier, from small brash ice to chunks the size of three-storey buildings. Read more about Endicott Arm, USA

    7 Thursday, June 12, 2025 Haines, USA 7:00 AM 8:30 PM
    View of Haines, USA

    Standing out is the scenic beauty of Haines, probably the best of any Alaskan town. It is in the northern part of the Alaska Panhandle, near Glacier Bay National Park. Skagway is 25 km away further along the fjord. Read more about Haines, USA

    8 Friday, June 13, 2025 Icy Strait Point (Hoonah), USA 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Icy Strait Point (Hoonah), USA

    Alaska’s newest cruise port, Icy Strait Point, is located just down the road from Hoonah, and 35 km S.E. of Glacier Bay National Park. It is the result of collaboration between the local communities and cruise corporations, to attract visitors eager to experience America’s ‘last wilderness.’ Millions of dollars have been invested in creating a facility that offers cruise travellers an authentic and refreshing Arctic experience. Read more about Icy Strait Point (Hoonah), USA

    9 Saturday, June 14, 2025 Hubbard Glacier, USA 7:00 AM 12:00 PM
    View of Hubbard Glacier, USA

    Hubbard Glacier enters Disenchantment Bay near the top end of the Alaska panhandle. Marching to the beat of a different drum, Hubbard Glacier is advancing while the rest of Alaska's ice rivers are receding rapidly. In 1986 and again in 2002 the glacier protruded forward, blocking off Russell Fjord to create an entirely new lake. Read more about Hubbard Glacier, USA

    10 Sunday, June 15, 2025 College Fjord, USA 3:00 PM 6:00 PM
    View of College Fjord, USA

    College Fjord is located in the northern sector of Prince William Sound, in the US State of Alaska. It is surrounded by over a dozen glaciers, and some of these glaciers have spruce forests growing right up to the edge of the ice, giving a sense of grandeur that is rarely seen. Also causing wonderment, is the fact that glacier after glacier have a perfectly mirrored reflection on the water. Read more about College Fjord, USA

    11 Monday, June 16, 2025 Valdez, USA 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Valdez, USA

    Valdez is an important ice-free port (pop. 4000) in Alaska, at the head of a fjord 24 km from its mouth at Prince William Sound. It was at the mouth of the sound that Exxon Valdez hit Bligh Reef and spilled 40-120 thousand tonnes of oi in 1989. Read more about Valdez, USA

    12 Tuesday, June 17, 2025 Anchorage (Seward), USA 7:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Anchorage (Seward), USA

    Seward is the most often used cruise ship port for Anchorage, Alaska. (Whittier is used by Princess Cruises.) It lies at the head of a fjord that enters the Gulf of Alaska in the North Pacific Ocean. Seward is a two to four hour trip by car, bus or train from Anchorage. Read more about Anchorage (Seward), USA

    13 Wednesday, June 18, 2025 At Sea
    14 Thursday, June 19, 2025 At Sea
    15 Friday, June 20, 2025 Sitka, USA 8:00 AM 5:00 PM
    View of Sitka, USA

    Sitka, the fourth largest city by population in Alaska, is nestled on the west side of Baranof Island, and is thought to be the most beautiful of SE Alaska cities. The flora and fauna of Sitka and its surrounding area are notable attractions. Residents and visitors alike enjoy fishing, hiking, wildlife viewing, and simply experiencing all this dynamic town has to offer. Read more about Sitka, USA

    16 Saturday, June 21, 2025 Juneau, USA 8:00 AM 9:00 PM
    View of Juneau, USA

    Built on a narrow shelf between Mt. Juneau and the deep waters of Gastineau Channel, Juneau is Alaska's state capital and a rewarding destination for glacier viewing. Juneau is a blend of fishermen and teachers, legislators and artists, homemakers and lawyers, union workers and frontier entrepreneurs, students and Native elders, all sharing an active port city within an inspiring wilderness setting. Read more about Juneau, USA

    17 Sunday, June 22, 2025 Skagway, USA 7:00 AM 8:30 PM
    View of Skagway, USA

    Skagway in Alaska, USA, is an historical city where the past lives on, and a place where the romance and excitement of yesteryear linger around every street corner as well as in every bend of the trail. Gateway to the Klondike and the Gold Rush, visitors can still ride the antique White Pass and Yukon narrow-gauge railway up through silvery-purple rock faces, past Deadhorse Gulch, to see what it was like back then. While in Skagway you can easily walk around town, see all of the historical sites along the back streets and stroll down historic Broadway. Read more about Skagway, USA

    18 Monday, June 23, 2025 Glacier Bay, USA 6:00 AM 3:00 PM
    View of Glacier Bay, USA

    Glacier Bay, situated in the SE Alaska panhandle, USA, opens 90km west of Juneau. The Bay is 100 km long, with branches and 1000m mountains on each side, and at its headwaters is Mt Quincy Adams (4150m) on the Canadian border. The Bay was originally a large single glacier of solid ice until early in the 18th century. Read more about Glacier Bay, USA

    19 Tuesday, June 24, 2025 At Sea
    20 Wednesday, June 25, 2025 Victoria, Canada 3:00 PM 11:59 PM
    View of Victoria, Canada

    Victoria is the capital city of British Columbia, Canada, and is located on the southern tip of Vancouver Island off Canada's Pacific coast. It is one of the oldest cities in the Pacific NW, with British settlement beginning in 1841, and it still retains a number of historic buildings close to the harbour. The city certainly has a unique blend of old world charm and new world experiences. Read more about Victoria, Canada

    21 Thursday, June 26, 2025 At Sea
    22 Friday, June 27, 2025 At Sea
    23 Saturday, June 28, 2025 San Francisco, USA 7:00 AM Disembark
    View of San Francisco, USA

    San Francisco, on the Californian coast, is one of America’s most attractive cities with its famous Golden Gate Bridge, steep streets that provide panoramic views of the beautiful San Francisco Bay and surrounding mountains, and its eclectic mix of Victorian and modern architecture. Perhaps also famous for the nearby Silicon Valley, this ‘City by the Bay’ has become even more international with large numbers of immigrants from Asia and Latin America. Explore the amazing Fisherman’s Wharf that offers great food, and the numerous boutiques. Read more about San Francisco, USA

  • Ship

    Ruby Princess Overview

    Ruby Princess

    4.2
    (from 116 verified customers)

    Being a large resort ship built in 2008 and refitted in 2018, on-board entertainment and facilities are state-of-the-art for cruise ships. The ship itself is a cruise destination. She has two decks of public spaces and plenty of lifts and staircases that make for ease of movement. There is an ‘adults only’ two-deck Sanctuary area with padded sunloungers and pool for your solitude, and a Princess innovation the giant outdoor ‘Movies Under the Stars’ screen.

  • Cabins

    Ruby Princess Cabins

    Suite

    Suite

    Suite on the Ruby Princess Suite on the Ruby Princess

    Cabin Types

    S2, S3, S4, S5, S6, S8, MB, MD, ME, M1

    Average Cabin Size – 31.3 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Suite size approximately 687 - 777 sq. ft., including balcony.The Owner's Suite features an expansive cabin and oversized aft-facing balcony. Enjoy exclusive suite-only upgrades and benefits.- Luxury balcony furniture including 2 loungers, 4 chairs, table and ottoman- 2 floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors- Separate sitting area with sofa bed, chair and 2 tables- Spacious closet- Comfortable queen or two twin beds- Refrigerator- Two flat-panel televisions- Private bathroom with tub and separate shower- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; fine bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

    Balcony

    Balcony

    Balcony on the Ruby Princess Balcony on the Ruby Princess

    Cabin Types

    B1, B2, B4, BA, BB, BC, BD, BE, BF

    Average Cabin Size – 15.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Stateroom approximately 214 - 222 sq. ft., including balcony.This cabin provides dramatic wake views from a rear-facing private balcony.- Balcony with 2 chairs and table- Floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors- Comfortable queen or two twin beds- Refrigerator- Flat-panel television- Private bathroom with shower- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Spacious closet- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

    Outside

    Outside

    Outside on the Ruby Princess Outside on the Ruby Princess

    Cabin Types

    OB, OC, OE, OF, OV, OW, OY, OZ

    Average Cabin Size – 14.5 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Stateroom approximately 146 - 206 sq. ft.This well appointed stateroom features a picture window for memorable views.- Comfortable queen or two twin beds- Refrigerator- Flat-panel television- Private bathroom with shower- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Spacious closet- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

    Inside

    Inside

    Inside on the Ruby Princess Inside on the Ruby Princess

    Cabin Types

    IA, IB, IC, ID, IE, IF

    Average Cabin Size – 14.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0 m2

    Stateroom approximately 158 - 162 sq. ft.This well appointed interior stateroom provides fine amenities.- Comfortable queen or two twin beds- Refrigerator- Flat-panel television- Private bathroom with shower- 100% cotton, high-thread count linens- Spacious closet- Desk with chair- Hair dryer amp; bathroom amenities- Digital security safe

  • Deck Plans

    Deck Plans for Ruby Princess

    Legend

    • Interconnecting staterooms with private balcony (8 persons)
    • Will accommodate 3rd and 4th person
    • Wheelchair Accessible
    • Will accommodate 3rd person
    • Will accommodate a rollaway
    • Two lower beds not convertible to queen. Shower only
    • Queen bed not convertible to two twin beds
    • Cabin with Porthole Windows
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    Princess Standard Fare

    Princess Standard Fare

    Fares shown are the Princess Standard Fare, which is a cruise-only fare. This fare includes:

    • Princess Standard Dining, accommodations and entertainment
    • Upgrade to Princess Plus Fare from AUD$65pp/day and receive Plus Drinks Package, Wi-Fi (1 device/guest) and more
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    Princess Book on Plus and Spend on Us Sale

    • Up to 40% off launch fares (valid all fare types and included in the displayed fares)
    • Bonus up to $600 onboard credit per cabin for Plus and Premier fares only*
    • Not valid for Round Australia or World cruise itineraries

    Pricing based on Princess standard fares, please speak to your consultant to upgrade to Princess Plus or Premier including Beverages, Wi-Fi, Specialty Dining and more*

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Balcony

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  • Ultimate Alaska Solstice (With Glacier Bay National Park) Cruise - R515

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