CCL To Increase 2021 Alaska Capacity With Carnival Freedom Sailing From SEA
Bruce Parkinson, Open Jaw
Carnival Cruise Line will increase its presence in Alaska for 2021, deployingCarnival Freedomfrom Seattle beginning in April, operating week-long Glacier Route voyages. The ship will joinCarnival Miracle, which will operate 10- and 11-day Alaska cruises from San Francisco beginning in May 2021.
“Alaska is a ‘bucket list’ destination that offers a unique combination of fascinating wildlife and unique cultural and sightseeing opportunities. We’re delighted to provide our guests with even more opportunities to ‘Choose Fun’ as they experience and explore the beauty and majesty of Alaska,” said Christine Duffy, president of Carnival Cruise Line.
Carnival Freedom’s Week-Long Alaska Voyages from Seattle
Carnival Freedomwill operate 21 Alaska cruises from the Port of Seattle 27APR to 22SEPT, 2021, departing every Tuesday. Port calls on the week-long Glacier Route voyages include Skagway, Juneau and Ketchikan, as well as Victoria, B.C., and scenic cruising of Tracy Arm Fjord. There’s also an eight-day cruise featuring Ketchikan, Juneau, Skagway, Icy Strait Point, Victoria and cruising Tracy Arm Fjord.
Carnival Miracle’s Two- to 16-Day Voyages from San Francisco and San Diego
Carnival Miracle, which launches Carnival’s first-ever service from San Francisco in March 2020, will return to San Francisco in 2021 to operate a summer schedule of 10- and 11-day Alaska cruises. Ten-day cruises call at Juneau, Skagway, and Icy Strait Point or Ketchikan, Victoria, and scenic cruising of Tracy Arm while the 11-day cruises include calls in both Icy Strait Point and Ketchikan.
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An observer and analyst of the Canadian and international travel industries for over 25 years, Bruce uses the pre-dawn hours to prepare a daily news and information package to keep industry members up to date.