Sun Princess Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

Contributor Level: Deck Hand

Experience
7+ cruises

Review
1

Helpful Votes
5

1 out of 5

Spam at Sea!

Sail Date: July 16, 2006

Reviewed: 6 years ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Inside

One of the reasons we like to vacation to to get away. One of the things we enjoy getting away from are the daily sales pitches, advertisers, commercials and "spam" as they call it, in general. We found the cruise became a constant opportunity for Pricess to pitch all of their optional products and services to us, most of which we did not want. We already paid our good money for a cruise. After 7 days, we wanted to shout "please, stop the spam!" and let us enjoy what we already paid for.

Pros: The comic/entertainer the first night out

Cons: poor stateroom security, sales pitches for extras

Juneau, Alaska
Mendenhall Glacier. Cabbies willing to give you a nice tour of it and the rest of town. Ship docks at the very furthest pier. Its' a very long walk to town, or a shuttle will take you for a price.
Victoria, British Columbia
Like the previous 2 stops, a long walk into town. A shuttle will take you for a price. Neighborhood didn't seem to be the safest walking back in the dark.
Don't Miss: Sticky Wicket Pub in the downtown area.
Skagway, Alaska
The Red Onion Saloon was lively. Again, ship docked at the pier the furthest away from the town. Other ships had shorter walks.
Juneau, Alaska
Mendenhall Glacier. Cabbies willing to give you a nice tour of it and the rest of town. Ship docks at the very furthest pier. Its' a very long walk to town, or a shuttle will take you for a price.
Ketchikan, Alaska
Nice shops within walking distance. Free wi-fi while in port from the docked side of the ship.
Ketchikan, Alaska
Nice shops within walking distance. Free wi-fi while in port from the docked side of the ship.
Skagway, Alaska
The Red Onion Saloon was lively. Again, ship docked at the pier the furthest away from the town. Other ships had shorter walks.
Victoria, British Columbia
Like the previous 2 stops, a long walk into town. A shuttle will take you for a price. Neighborhood didn't seem to be the safest walking back in the dark.
Don't Miss: Sticky Wicket Pub in the downtown area.


Was this review helpful? 5

Be the first to comment


Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Anonymous



*Cruiseline.com is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. Cruiseline.com does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. Cruiseline.com is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top