The arrival of the liner will mark 50 Years of Alaska Cruises by Princess cruise line.
The news followed a recorded 25.5% rise in Australians cruising to Alaska last year, with the destination rated as favourite itinerary of Princess Cruises' guests and Australia’s favourite place to sail in the Americas.
In 2019 a record-breaking 7 Princess vessels will be completing itineraries in Alaska. Passengers will have 5 homeports to choose from: Seattle, Vancouver, Anchorage (Whittier), San Francisco and Los Angeles and the opportunity to see the top two attractions Denali National Parks and Glacier Bay on every cruise-tour.
Fares for an 8-day Voyage of the Glaciers voyage on Royal Princess May 11, 2019 start from US$1,319 per person.