Serenade of the Seas visiting Southeast ports

    Serenade of the Seas docked in Sitka. (Kevin Allen/KINY)

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - The first large cruise ship of the season is now plying the waters of Southeast Alaska.

    Royal Caribbean's Serenade of the Seas was in Sitka Wednesday.  It will be in Hoonah Thursday afternoon and in Juneau from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday.

    It's the first large cruise ship to travel to Alaska since September of 2019.


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