A Transpacific Voyage from Japan to Alaska: Lands and Islands of Mystery

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Cruise aboard the all-suite luxury Silver Shadow during this special transpacific voyage

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Discover Petropavlovsk's treasures at your own pace with optional excursions to Kamchatka’s volcanoes, a city tour highlighting Kamchatka’s history, a tour of Petropavlovsk’s Cultural Museum or a visit to a sled dog kennel.

A Transpacific Cruise

Discover Petropavlovsk's treasures at your own pace with optional excursions to Kamchatka’s volcanoes, a city tour highlighting Kamchatka’s history, a tour of Petropavlovsk’s Cultural Museum or a visit to a sled dog kennel.

Cruise north toward the Bering Sea, traveling along the Kuril Islands, a volcanic archipelago stretching 810 miles from northern Japan to Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula.

A Transpacific Cruise

Cruise north toward the Bering Sea, traveling along the Kuril Islands, a volcanic archipelago stretching 810 miles from northern Japan to Russia’s Kamchatka Peninsula.

Visit Petropavlovsk, at the edge of Avacha Bay. One of Russia’s oldest towns in the Far East and one of the world’s most beautiful settings, the city is a commercial center of Kamchatka.

A Transpacific Cruise

Visit Petropavlovsk, at the edge of Avacha Bay. One of Russia’s oldest towns in the Far East and one of the world’s most beautiful settings, the city is a commercial center of Kamchatka.

Beneath the thriving business districts of Japan, the latest architectural achievements and the wellspring of Japanese pop culture, you can find the cultural core of this historic city.

A Transpacific Cruise

Beneath the thriving business districts of Japan, the latest architectural achievements and the wellspring of Japanese pop culture, you can find the cultural core of this historic city.

Distinctive puffins, just one bird species found along the coast

A Transpacific Cruise

Distinctive puffins, just one bird species found along the coast

A bear spotted in Kamchatka

A Transpacific Cruise

A bear spotted in Kamchatka

On deck, look for marine wildlife such as orca and humpback whales, harbor seals, sea otters and one of the most dense populations of sea birds on Earth between port calls in Russia’s Petropavlovsk and Dutch Harbor, Alaska.

A Transpacific Cruise

On deck, look for marine wildlife such as orca and humpback whales, harbor seals, sea otters and one of the most dense populations of sea birds on Earth between port calls in Russia’s Petropavlovsk and Dutch Harbor, Alaska.

Kamchatka is inhabited by the largest brown bear population in the world.

A Transpacific Cruise

Kamchatka is inhabited by the largest brown bear population in the world.

A bear successfully hunting for salmon in Alaska.

A Transpacific Cruise

Cruise aboard the all-suite luxury Silver Shadow during this special transpacific voyage from Tokyo, Japan, to Alaska.

Experience the amazing wildlife during the Transpacifiic Crossing between port calls in Russia’s Petropavlovsk and Dutch Harbor, Alaska.

A Transpacific Cruise

Cruise aboard the all-suite luxury Silver Shadow during this special transpacific voyage from Tokyo, Japan, to Alaska.