North Pacific Passage - Vancouver to Tokyo

Discover where East & West converge

Unravel the mysteries of Japan with local guides. Learn about life in a remote Russian city with one who calls it home. Cross the Bering Sea, tracing the legendary path of the first human migration to the Americas. In Alaska, cruise into glacier-strewn, mountain-ringed bays, stopping in former frontier towns to hear stories of trappers and lumberjacks. Overnight stays in Yokohama, Sapporo and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky help you explore fully.

Viking Inclusive Value


  • One complimentary shore excursion in every port of call
  • Unlimited free Wi-Fi
  • Alternative restaurant dining at no extra charge
  • 24-hour room service
  • Beer, wine & soft drinks with onboard lunch & dinner
  • 24-hour specialty coffees, teas & bottled water
  • Access to top-rated spa & state-of-the-art fitness center
  • Self-service launderettes
  • Port taxes & fees
  • Ground transfers with Viking Air purchase


  • Private veranda
  • King-size Viking Explorer Bed with luxury linens & pillows
  • Separate seating area
  • 42" flat-screen LCD TV with intuitive remote & complimentary Movies On Demand
  • 110/220 volt outlets & USB ports
  • Spacious closet & drawers
  • Mini-bar; security safe; hair dryer
  • Spacious glass-enclosed shower
  • Heated bathroom floor & anti-fog mirror
  • Premium Freyja toiletries; plush robes & slippers
  • Stateroom steward & twice-daily housekeeping

    Day by Day

    Day 1 - Vancouver, Canada

    Set between mountains and sea, Vancouver boasts endless cultural and natural riches.

    Day 2 - Scenic Cruising: The Inside Passage

    The Inside Passage winds through a fjord-like maze of snowcapped mountains and emerald islands.

    Day 3 - Ketchikan, United States

    Ketchikan is home to the world's largest collection of standing totem poles.

    Day 4 - Sitka, United States

    Scenic Sitka is a fascinating mix of Tlingit and Russian culture.

    Day 5 - Icy Strait Point, United States

    A former canning station, Icy Strait Point is steeped in Tlingit heritage.

    Day 6 - Scenic Cruising: Yakutat Bay

    Yakutat Bay, fed by the Hubbard Glacier, is surrounded by snow-covered mountain slopes.

    Day 7 - Valdez, United States

    Valdez enjoys a breathtaking setting in a deep-cut fjord in Prince William Sound.

    Day 8 - Seward, United States

    Seward enjoys a scenic setting, nestled between soaring peaks on Resurrection Bay.

    Day 9 - Kodiak, United States

    Kodiak, "Alaska's Emerald Isle," is a fascinating blend of Alutiiq and Russian heritage.

    Day 10 - Scenic Cruising: Gulf of Alaska

    The Gulf of Alaska is surrounded by lush forests, soaring mountains and gleaming glaciers.

    Day 11 - Dutch Harbor, United States

    Alaska's scenic Dutch Harbor was once central to the Russian fur trade.

    Day 12 - Cruise the Bering Sea

    This body of water is named for Danish explorer Vitus Bering, who under Russian service chartered these waters in 1728.

    Day 13 - Cross the International Date Line

    As you cross the International Date Line today, you will "cruise into tomorrow", losing a day.

    Day 14 - Cruise the Bering Sea

    Some 30 species of seabird skim the Bering Sea for sustenance, from the tufted puffin to the albatross.

    Day 15 - Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia

    Ringed by volcanoes, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky is an important Russian settlement.

    Day 16 - Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky, Russia

    Set in scenic hills by the Sea of Okhotsk, Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky is a fishing center.

    Day 17 - Cruise the Sea of Okhotsk

    Cruise the waters of the Sea of Okhotsk today, named for the first Russian settlement in the Far East.

    Day 18 - Korsakov, Russia

    Korsakov enjoys a bayside setting at the southern end of Sakhalin Island.

    Day 19 - Sapporo (Otaru), Japan

    The cultural center of Hokkaido, Sapporo is renowned for its traditional cuisine.

    Day 20 - Sapporo (Otaru), Japan

    Sapporo's lovely green spaces, shrines and markets are spread at the foot of Mt. Moiwa.

    Day 21 - Scenic Cruising: Tsugaru Strait

    The Tsugaru Strait is surrounded by the green slopes of Japan's dramatic coastal mountains.

    Day 22 - Tokyo, Japan

    Lively capital of the "Land of the Rising Sun," Tokyo is the cultural heart of Japan.

    Day 23 - Tokyo, Japan

    Energetic Tokyo is a spellbinding blend of towering skyscrapers and tranquil Shinto shrines.

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    Cruise Line
    Viking Ocean Cruises
    Offer valid through 9/30/2018
    23 Days
    Cruise Ship
    Viking Orion

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    Day 1Vancouver  
    Day 2Scenic Cruising: The Inside Passage  
    Day 3Ketchikan  
    Day 4Sitka  
    Day 5Icy Strait Point  
    Day 6Scenic Cruising: Yakutat Bay  
    Day 7Valdez  
    Day 8Seward  
    Day 9Kodiak  
    Day 10Scenic Cruising: Gulf of Alaska  
    Day 11Dutch Harbor  
    Day 12Cruise the Bering Sea  
    Day 13Cross the International Date Line  
    Day 14Cruise the Bering Sea  
    Day 15Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky  
    Day 16Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky  
    Day 17Cruise the Sea of Okhotsk  
    Day 18Korsakov  
    Day 19Otaru  
    Day 20Otaru  
    Day 21Scenic Cruising: Tsugaru Strait  
    Day 22Tokyo  
    Day 23Tokyo  

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