Princess Cruises' 2024 Alaska program features Aurora Borealis experience

   May 2, 2024 ,   Cruise Industry

This summer, guests sailing with Princess Cruises to Alaska will enjoy an exclusive Voyage to the Stars experience featuring the Aurora Borealis, or "Northern Lights." This immersive presentation will debut during the upcoming 2024 cruise and cruisetour season as part of Princess Cruises' acclaimed North to Alaska program. Passengers can look forward to a captivating showcase of the Northern Lights in the Princess Theater, complete with live imagery designed to engage guests of all ages.

The 2024 season promises to be Princess Cruises' most extensive yet, with 158 departures on 14 unique itineraries covering 17 destinations. This includes breathtaking glacier viewing experiences across 7 ships. Notably, Princess Cruises will offer 91 visits to Glacier Bay National Park, the most of any cruise line, along with popular itineraries like "Voyage of the Glaciers" and Inside Passage voyages departing from Seattle, San Francisco, and Vancouver BC Canada.

Exclusive North to Alaska by Princess offerings for 2024 include exciting experiences such as Cook My Catch at The Catch by Rudi, where guests can enjoy their freshly caught seafood prepared in a specialty restaurant onboard. The return of Crabshack and a new Salmon Cooking Demonstration highlight Alaska's culinary richness, while a partnership with Pendleton brings iconic Pacific Northwest craftsmanship to Princess ships.

New for 2024 are convenient 7-day Inside Passage itineraries aboard Ruby Princess, featuring Glacier Bay National Park and stops in Juneau, Skagway, and Ketchikan. Princess Cruises has also introduced 13 new shore excursions and 20+ captivating cruisetour options, allowing guests to explore Denali National Park, Kenai Peninsula, Copper River, Fairbanks, and Anchorage from the comfort of Princess lodges.