Glaciers, wildlife and mountains await you on a cruise from Vancouver to Alaska. Our roundtrip voyages bring you up close to untouched landmarks, and our one-way Voyage of the Glaciers offers two glacier-viewing opportunities, including Glacier Bay National Park. Fish for salmon in Ketchikan, meet sled dogs in Juneau and pan for gold in Skagway. Experience it all with the #1 cruise line in Alaska.
On a cruise from Vancouver, experience cosmopolitan flair, natural splendor and diverse atmospheres without ever leaving the city. Relive history during a visit to Gastown, and shop the markets at Granville Island — known as one of the world’s greatest places. Then set sail to storied cities in Alaska, Hawaii or the California Coast, and indulge your every wanderlust. With Princess®, there’s no shortage of adventure.
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What to Know About Cruises from Vancouver
Between the lush rainforest and urban architecture, discover the perfect balance of city and nature. Here’s everything to know about your cruise from Vancouver.
Vancouver at a glance
- Language: English and French
- Currency: Canadian Dollar (CAD)
- Time Zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
- Docking: Your cruise from Vancouver docks at Canada Place located in downtown Vancouver.
- Attire: We suggest dressing in layers as temperatures fluctuate throughout the year and even throughout the day. This includes a light shirt, sweater and jacket.
- Transportation: While taxis are available throughout the city, you can also get around by bus, ferry or light rail.
Things to do in vancouver
On a cruise from Vancouver, explore Stanley Park’s aquarium, totem poles and captivating gardens. Ascend the 430-foot Vancouver Lookout to see the city from above, or cross the Capilano Suspension Bridge for a fresh perspective on nature. Savor ramen and dim sum in North America’s second-largest Chinatown. Or spend the day browsing Robson Street’s designer boutiques, department stores and everything in between.
Ships that Cruise from Vancouver
Our Princess fleet includes some of the best cruises from Vancouver. Find the comforts of home along with the luxuries you deserve on board any of our ships. Discover what makes our fleet so unique.
Majestic Princess® is the doorway to history, culture and wondrous destinations. Experience the best of dining and entertainment on a cruise from Vancouver.
Indulge on a cruise from Vancouver with Sapphire Princess®. Savor international cuisine, listen to regionally-inspired music and unwind at the award-winning Lotus Spa®. The possibilities are endless.
On a cruise from Vancouver, you can also enjoy best-in-class service and expert-crafted activities on board Discovery Princess®, Grand Princess®, Royal Princess®, and Crown Princess®.
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