Alaska’s treacherous landscape might make it seem like an extreme destination for a relaxing vacation. Even if it is America’s Last Frontier, we can’t imagine a more fulfilling experience than sweeping around the glaciers in a luxurious cruise liner, breathing in the crisp mountain air. Take a look at our gallery below to get a small taste of the natural beauty of Alaska.
From the side of this ship, we can see the mountains climbing out of the icy water to create this beautiful, powerful scene.
The freezing cold water is speckled with chunks of ice, and reflects a staggering view of the snowy mountains.
The closer you get to Alaskan Glaciers, the more overwhelming the experience of their raw power and indescribable beauty.
The waterways of the Tracy Arm Fjord hold gorgeous scenes – this rocky waterfall is just one one of many.
From the comfort of a cruise liner, visitors can experience the completely awe-inspiring views of Alaskan glaciers and mountains.
Prince William Sound is home to the fantastic Columbia Glacier, one of the fastest moving glaciers in the world.
When on a cruise liner sailing through Alaska, immersion in a world of powerful cliff sides and ominous waters is all part of the adventure!
A sunny view of the Tracy Arm Fjord, showing a flattering scene of green cliff sides and snowcapped mountains in the distance.
The Glacier Bay National Park in Alaska has no shortage of astonishing views and incredible feats of nature.
Cruising through the waters of Alaska, ships pass beautiful landscapes and exciting scenes of wildlife in its natural habitat.
Diverse scenes of green cliff sides and snowcapped mountains are not hard to come by in Alaska, especially when touring the waterways of the Tracy Arm Fjord.
This field of ice mixes with the flat, reflective waters near the Sawyer Glacier in Alaska, with cliff sides sloping down to frame an incredible mountainous background.
This expansive view of Glacier Bay, Alaska provides a true sense of the natural beauty that this state holds.
This canal in Juneau reveals that on an Alaskan cruise, you experience the seclusion of mountain passes while also getting a taste of urban life.
Even the smallest of islands in Alaska hold intriguing mystery, immersed in fog and enclosed by surrounding mountains.
The Maeres Glacier towers up from these icy waters and spans out to fill crevasses in the surrounding mountains.
The unharnessed forces of nature in this northern state have created some of the most interesting and beautiful scenes, such as these icy mountains pictured above.
The sun setting behind the mountains of Alaska creates a truly incredible mixture of light and shadow.
Upon an Alaskan cruise liner, passengers can relax in luxury and still enjoy scenes of the mighty mountain landscapes.
The warm sunset in Alaska seems to set the horizon on fire, with freezing waters and towering mountains to accent the view.