Alaska Cruise Guide

Cruise Guide: Alaska Explorer Holland America Line

This Cruise Guide has links to the ports and instructions for getting to the ship in Seattle.  Specially prepared for Holland America Line m/s Oosterdam 7-night roundtrip sailing from Seattle with calls to Juneau, Sitka, Ketchikan, Victoria BC.

Itinerary map: image from Holland America Line.


Getting to the ship in Seattle

Pier Information for Holland America Line’s m/s Oosterdam

Smith Cove Cruise Terminal at Pier 91
West Garfield Street
Seattle, WA 98119

Phone: 1-206-626-8691 2001

Please note this is a physical address, not a mailing address.
For additional information or maps on the Port of Seattle, visit their web site at

Passenger Parking

Cruise passenger parking is operated by Republic Parking NW.
Complementary shuttle busses will transport you from the parking area to the cruise terminal at Pier 91 and back again at the end of your cruise.

  • Please note the lot is only open on days when a Cruise Ship is in port – normal hours of operation are 7:00 am – 4:00 pm.
  •  The cost of parking is $26 per day.

Cruise port info

Seattle, Washington

  • Port of Seattle
  • Seattle visitors center:

Juneau, Alaska

  • Juneau Convention and Visitors Bureau –

Ketchika, Alaska

  • Ketchikan Visitors Bureau – – Includes area information, maps, suggested tour itineraries, photo gallery and cruise ship information.

Sitka, Alaska

  • Sitka Alaska Convention & Visitors Bureau: –  Sitka, Alaska’s Official tourism site. Get information, photos and maps.

Tracy Arm

  • Use the Juneau Convention and Visitors Bureau link for information about Tracy Arm Fjord.

Victoria, British Columbia

  • Things to do in Victoria  Travel Information for cruise travelers

Cruise Guide prepared to accompany iVoyage: HAL Alaska

Live Voyage Report:  Hollland America Line Alaska Explorer cruise rountrip Seattle


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