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7 Things You Must Pack for an Alaska Cruise

by Elizabeth Hey | June 21, 2016

Packing for a Caribbean cruise is pretty simple. (Bathing suit? Check!) Heading to Alaska is a whole other animal. Summertime here doesn't guarantee sunny skies and warm temperatures, and you'll be spending a lot of time outside, both on deck spotting pods of whales and hiking through the rainforests or on glaciers. So be prepared for all weather conditions — and have the right equipment for taking in all of the natural wonders. Here are the items you can't leave home without when you are heading to Alaska.

 

Elizabeth Hey

Elizabeth Hey is a Missouri-based contributor to ShermansCruise who also writes for AAA Living.

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