7 Night Alaska Inside Passage Cruise
Leaving from Seattle, Washington - Friday departure
Embarkation: Friday – June 9, 2017
RMEF Evening Dining Experience & Gatherings:
Group members will all have the opportunity to dine together each evening in a reserved area of one of the formal dining rooms on the Explorer of the Seas. RMEF staff will also be working on fun gatherings and activities to be announced at a later date that will allow you to get to know RMEF's Founders and their wives on a more personal level. Stay tuned for more information as events are developed. The fun is just beginning!
Pre-cruise arrival into Seattle, Washington on Thursday 6/8/17 or earlier per personal arrangement.
Day 1 (Friday – June 9, 2017)
Departs Seattle, Washington at 4:00 PM
Welcome aboard Explorer of the Seas
Day 2 (Saturday – June 10, 2017)
Cruising: All Day
Whether you seek an adrenaline rush or total tranquility, Royal Caribbean ships have it all. Try rock climbing, ice skating and mini golf on green that overlooks a sea of blue. Melt away land-based stress with a spa massage, build a scrapbook of memories or simply relax poolside. Get to know RMEF’s Founders and their wives on a more personal level. Listen to stories from throughout RMEF’s history, early beginnings and previous mission accomplishments. Learn where we are headed with upcoming mission projects.
Day 3 (Sunday – June 11, 2017)
Cruising: Alaska Inside Passage, Alaska
Have your camera ready to capture the rugged beauty of the islands and mainland coast of southern Alaska. The views include glaciers, fjords, soaring cliffs and misty northern rainforest.
Port of Call: Juneau, Alaska (Arrives 12:00 PM Departs 9:00 PM -Docked)
Surrounded by fjords, forest and snow-capped mountains, Juneau is one gorgeous state capital. Its historic downtown harkens back to its gold-rush origins and you can still pan for gold. But nature is the priceless treasure.
Day 4 (Monday – June 12, 2017)
Port of Call: Skagway, Alaska (Arrives 7:00 AM Departs 8:30 PM - Docked)
The great Klondike Rush lives on in Skagway’s charming downtown of restored 19th-century buildings and its historic railway. From the vintage train, admire the mountains and see the 1898 trail that fortune seekers traveled on foot.
Day 5 (Tuesday – June 13, 2017)
Cruising: Tracy Arm Fjord, Alaska (Arrives 7:00 AM Departs 12:00 PM -Cruising)
Just south of Juneau lies the magnificent Tracy Arm Fjord, carved by glacier activity. Among the sights to admire from the icy waters are waterfalls cascading down 3,000-foot-high granite walls.
Day 6 (Wednesday – June 14, 2017)
Cruising: All Day
Onboard, dining is about more than just food. Think ambience, variety and the flexibility to decide when and what you savor. Join fellow RMEF members in some fun activities on board. Details yet to come!
Day 7 (Thursday – June 15, 2017)
Port of Call: Victoria, British Columbia (Arrives 9:00 AM Departs 6:00 PM - Docked)
The capital of British Columbia is filled with blooming gardens, heritage architecture and historic charm. The heart of Victoria is its scenic harbor and Old Town, compact areas that are made for strolling and easily explored on foot.
Day 8 (Friday – June 16, 2017)
Port of Arrival: Seattle, Washington (Arrives 6:00 AM)