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Ketchikan Cruise Reviews

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33 Ketchikan Cruise Reviews


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lastmate

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Good time, good group, a bit pricey (especially with gratuity)

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Weather is a huge factor on any trip, and is very unpredictable in Alaska. We were lucky to have mostly cloudy but dry weather with only a few sprinkles one day of the 7. We are an active retired couple who had ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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rcgwh

1 Review Written

47 Helpful Votes

Wilderness Explorer-Wouldn't do it again!

Although the reviews of Uncruise on Trip Advisor and Cruise Critic are generally positive, our trip on the Wilderness Explorer left a lot to be desired, did not mirror the comments of previous reviews and is nothing ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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sallylightfoot

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Small ship - gigantic experience!

After a dull Alaska cruise on a large ship, we decided to try again and were not disappointed - this was a truly a wonderful expedition on the Lindblad/National Geographic Sea Bird. It wasn't only the humpback ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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travel.samm

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

OUR FIRST CRUISE ...

... and maybe our last - unless we can come up with another one that equals this in the following ways: - small (40 passengers) - amazing crew (couldn't be friendlier or more caring and helpful) - focusing ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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RMcH

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Excellent Alaska Adventure Cruise

We have cruised to Alaska several times on larger ships, but decided to try the Lindblad/National Geographic cruise because we have taken others of their cruises and loved them - and because we wanted to go where ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Martinwil

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Everyday was full of surprises......amazing

My wife and I just completed an 'Inner Reaches, Western Cove', Alaska trip with a week aboard the 'Wilderness Explorer'. Simply Remarkable........We saw Orca, Humpback breaching, black bear, moose, dall's porpoise ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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jmbecker

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Whales, glaciers and eagles!

I had always wanted to see the Inside Passage, and family/friends who had gone said the only way was to go on a small ship. This ship has only 40 passengers, a full crew (chef, baker, bartender, etc. in addition to ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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foser22

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

A trip of a lifetime!

Right off the bat, I'll say that I would give this cruise 10 stars if I could! We couldn't have been any happier and the cruise and staff more than exceeded our expectations. There are so few reviews of this boat, ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Dawnnnnn

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

More than I could ever expected

MY 50th bday was to do something from my parents bucket list. They wanted Alaska cruise, I wanted to experience Alaska, not 500 to 3,000 other passengers. WHat we got was so much more than expected. By the end of ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Katzkid

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

If you only take one Alaskan cruise, this is the one you should take!

If you are looking for an Alaskan cruise where you dress for dinner, and have shows and casinos, this cruise is NOT for you! If you want to see all the things you associate with Alaska, then I say "Welcome aboard!" ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Phishz

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Un-Cruise is the One-And-Only-Cruise to experience Alaska up close.

If you want to see wild Alaska up close, go with Un-Cruise. They are the best. The ever-changing and wondrous scenery ( glaciers, caves, rain forests, tidal pools, waterfalls, etc) and wildlife (whales, dolphins, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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bevbarb007

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Remote wilderness, relaxed cruising up-close to nature

Fantastic trip for our 50th wedding anniversary. Crew and staff great, friendly -local and knowledgeable, all with various outdoor backgrounds pertinent to our trip. Perfect size ship, experienced captain most ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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nfng@iafrica.com

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Amazing Crew, Food, Activities, and Everything!

Alaska had always intrigued us. We had associated it with the Artic, oil, Anchorage, amazing scenery, wildlife and large cruise ships. The amazing scenery and wildlife were of interest to us but not the large ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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mtlycrew1

1 Review Written

44 Helpful Votes

Un-Cruise far exceeded our expectations!!!

We just returned from the two week Ultimate Coves and Passages cruise with Un-Cruise on the Wilderness Explorer. I wanted to post this in an effort to help others considering sailing with Un-Cruise. Bottom line: ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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Dock girl two

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

As good as it gets!!!

This small ship experience is as good as it gets! This was higher priced than the big ships but twice the Alaska experience and ten times the service and included activities. Incredible wines and top shelf liquors ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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ehknuc

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Intergenerational Trip on the Admiralty Dream

In late June of 2015 we took our grandson, nearly 11, on an intergenerational trip. There were over 40 passengers plus the crew. It wasn't luxury - our small room had a double bed, a single bed, a sink and a ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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CassNJ

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Family Experience; Perfect for Multi-Generational Families

In 2013, My Mother-in-Law called me and said we are taking the entire family to Alaska for their 50th Wedding Anniversary but they wanted me to research the cruiseline options because they didn't want a big ship ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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sstip

2 Reviews Written

Beautiful Alaska and Vacationing with Holland America

We did the sea and land package, there were 8 of us in our group. Before we left there were a few changes in our transfer and then our flights were moved ahead a whole day. I CANNOT stress enough the importance of ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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cpegaso942740

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Too rich

I have to agree expensive paintings and jewelery auctions were a bit too much. The casino was a wasted space as far as we were concerned, and did not seem to be populated most of the time. We went to have a good ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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Gloria Mundi

3 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Even better the second time around!

My husband and I took the Wilderness Discoverer from Ketchikan to Juneau last week. We’d taken this ship and this itinerary two years before, so we knew what it would be like and were looking forward to it! In ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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TazzMom602

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

I wouldn't hesitate to recommend Un-Cruise.

We originally booked an Alaska cruise with Oceania, but it was from Vancouver to San Francisco, making any significant excursions to Denali National Park or Fairbanks difficult. Our agent recommended a Regent Seven ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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PamelaD

1 Review Written

Awesome vacation! A Trip not to be forgotten!

Enjoyed a cruise in mid-May that left from Seattle ,Washington and went to three Alaskan ports and also a visit to Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. Awesome trip..... the staff of the cruise ship are VERY ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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kskingsford

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

What a truely unique expereince for our diverse group of ages and abil

This cruise was to be my daughter and my last big trip together before she graduates from High School. We had some very high expectations and all were met and exceeded on this trip.  We traveled with a group of 12 ...
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Sail Date August 2013


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edwin gary

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wilderness Discovery-What a Discovery!!

From the time we embarked until journeys end this really was a great experience. On arrival at ship we were greeted by a large number of the crew, introduced to our cabin boy/girl and escorted to our small but ...
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Sail Date June 2013


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svtdot

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

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Lord of the Glens starting from the Kyle of Lochalsh

It was very enjoyable. The weather was very kind to us, particularly the daytrip to Iona which was perfect The ship has much to recommend it, it is very small and the crew number 18, that includes the captain, ...
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Sail Date May 2013


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