Norwegian Sun Cruise Review to Alaska - Gulf of Alaska

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4 out of 5

Nice cruise

Sail Date: June 13, 2016

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Inside

Embarkation in Vancouver was relatively organized. Just a word of caution if you sail out of Vancouver and there are two or more ships in port. Be patient and keep your party together. It is easy to get separated. 


We we were blessed with great weather the entire trip. 


The Sun was overall in pretty good shape. The staff were very competent and friendly. 


The he buffet food was buffet food, decent selection.


the Main dining room was good food and good service.


We went to two specialty restaurants, La Cucina and Moderno. Both were very good and enjoyable. Service could be a little slow, but this is ok with me. I only mention this because if you have a 7:30 reservation you may not make a 9 o'clock show.


Alaska is a beautiful place, we had a great time.

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Cabin / Stateroom
This was a very spacious inside cabin. Plenty of storage and decent sized bathroom.
Ship Quality
Destinations and Excursions
Onboard Activities
Service and Staff
Food and Dining
Vancouver (Canada Place), British Columbia
Cruise Inside Passage, Alaska
Be out on deck or new a window. You never know what you might see.
Ketchikan, Alaska
Don't miss creek street. Nice town to walk around in.
Juneau, Alaska
We always enjoy Mendenhall glacier and walking out to the waterfall.
Skagway, Alaska
The train is enjoyable. I always have lunch at the Skagway brewery.
Cruise Glacier Bay
Just beautiful.


Moderno and La Cucina restaurants are very nice for sail aways. They both have great views. The observation lounge is a great place to relax and read during the day

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