Alaskan Cruises are a destination unlike any other. If you decide to cruise Alaska, you will experience the rich history of places such as the gold rush towns, scenic beauty, and some of the most unique excursions a place has to offer! Because of this region’s popularity and short season, the prices for Alaska cruises are among the highest in the cruise industry. More than half of all passengers The Alaska cruise season lasts from May through September. Nearly half of all passengers add a land tour to their Alaska cruise. Denali National Park, the Yukon gold rush country and the Canadian Rockies are among options.