American Cruise Lines Alaska Profile

American Cruise Lines

American Cruise Lines combines spectacular destinations and the newest and best small ship experiences in the cruise industry to create an unforgettable journey. Explore places inaccessible to traditional cruise ships in a comfortable atmosphere not found on other cruises. American Cruise Lines small ships offer unique personalized voyages for travelers seeking the exceptional in Alaska.


Alaska Cruises from American Cruise LinesA small ship cruise on the modern American Spirit is for the traveler who pursues the exceptional. Uniquely designed to navigate the inland waterways of Alaska, the American Spirit brings passengers to some of the most beautiful locations in America. In the intimate atmosphere onboard, guests find that fellow travelers share their passion for these historic places, and often become fast friends. It's easy to relax and feel comfortable in the huge, public spaces onboard.

Standard Ship Features

  • Oversized staterooms largest in industry with hotel-sized bathrooms
  • Most staterooms with private balconies
  • Wireless internet access shipwide
  • 4 decks
  • Elevators to all decks
  • 4 oversized lounges
  • Exercise equipment
  • Large, glass-enclosed single seating fine dining salon
  • Complimentary cocktail hour each evening
  • Complimentary beer and wine with lunch and dinner
  • Designed and built by Chesapeake Shipbuilding Corp, Salisbury, MD
  • United States registry
  • All-American crew


Alaska Cruises from American Cruise LinesSoutheast Alaska Cruises

Discover the majestic beauty of the Alaska Inside Passage with a seven night cruise along this pristine waterway. Join American Cruise Lines aboard the American Spirit as you cruise the Alaskan waterways and explore the amazing diversity of wildlife. Enjoy fine American cuisine prepared with Pacific Northwest flair by culinary experts. The modern small ships of American Cruise lines take you to amazing ports of call that are not accessible by larger ships.

Alaska Inside Passage Cruises

Explore the Pacific Northwest with 11-night Seattle to Juneau Alaska Inside Passage cruises. Join American Cruise Lines aboard the American Spirit for a 1,000 mile journey to deep fjords, narrow waterways and pristine islands of British Columbia and Southeast Alaska. There are few places on earth that have remained unchanged for hundreds of years. These cruises are a rare opportunity to see one of them.


Cheap Cruises from American Cruise LinesYour spacious stateroom is a comfortable haven and the perfect place to relax and unwind. Enjoy the ever-changing Alaskan scenery from your large, opening picture window or from your private balcony. Each stateroom is more than 200 square feet and tastefully designed with your comfort and convenience in mind. All staterooms offer interior entrances and include the following amenities:

  • Twin or King-Sized Bed
  • Large Opening Picture Window
  • Private Balconies
  • Twice-Daily Stateroom Service
  • Remote-Controlled Satellite TV with DVD Player
  • Internet Access
  • Individual Climate Control System
  • Writing Desk and Stationery
  • Hair Dryer
  • Spacious Closet
  • Four-Drawer Dressers and Night Tables
  • 110-Volt Outlets


American Cruise Lines makes it a top priority to offer a first-class dining experience at every meal. Expect exceptional cuisine prepared by chefs who have extensive culinary credentials and training from some of the most prestigious culinary institutes. The all-American crew offers an outstanding level of service to make the most discerning passenger's journey memorable and relaxing. Dining onboard is informal, dress is resort casual, and seating is unassigned and served in the glass-enclosed dining room, where every seat offers a panoramic view. Using only the freshest ingredients, menus are inspired by regional and local specialties. Complimentary beer and wine are served with lunch and dinner. Plus, each evening before dinner, passengers are invited to mingle and share their days adventures over complimentary cocktails and hors d'oeuvres.

Kids & Teens

While children are welcome on board, American Cruise Line ships do not offer facilities and programming. However, the educational immersion into American history is a wonderful experience for kids of all ages.

Onboard Activities & Entertainment

Cheap Cruises from American Cruise LinesActivities are designed to highlight the areas in which the itinerary will visit, including guest lecturers, local musicians, demonstrations, minor theatrical performances and games. Activities on American Cruise Lines' Alaska Cruises are as rich in history and culture as the ports themselves.

There are no glitzy shows or casinos, instead American Cruise Lines offers a refreshingly casual atmosphere, with an intimate ambience that is perfect for congenial camaraderie with fellow passengers and quiet relaxation. Open decks and glassed-in observation lounges allow for the enjoyment of passing scenery and wildlife, and a well-stocked library provides reading material and videos focusing on the areas to be visited.

In order to enhance your Alaska cruise experience, American Cruise Lines invites carefully selected experts. Through informal lectures, open discussions and activities, they bring local history, nature and culture alive with their knowledge and passion for American heritage. These enlighteners, naturalists and historians also lead shore excursions while in port, to give guests behind the scenes tours of some of America's best-kept secrets and favorite treasures. Not only will you find knowledge in these experts, but a friend as well.

Past Guests

American Cruise Lines does not offer a past passenger program at this time

How to Book American Cruise Lines

American Cruise Lines does not have online booking capability. To book American Cruise Lines, please call at 1-800-201-6937 and one of our American Cruise Line Small Ship Specialists will be happy to assist you.

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