Certified Alaska Cruise Experts


Raye & Marty Trencher

Certified Alaska Travel Advisors

Meet Raye and Marty Trencher, who are part of an exclusive group of travel agents who are
are certified experts in their field, recognized by Princess as Certified Alaskan Cruise Experts, and the Alaska Travel Industry Association, earning that distinction for their unique qualifications and knowledge as Alaska cruise planning professionals. No one knows Alaska like they do. From planning to packing, from discount rates to departure dates, and where and what to see, everything you need to know about Alaska and Alaska cruises and cruise tours.  Representing over 40 years of  hands-on "been there and done that" travel experience and expertise. In 2020, they celebrated 20 years of helping like-minded people plan their once-in-a-lifetime vacation to Alaska. Representing all major cruise lines and a certified member of several consumer and travel trade organizations including the Cruise Lines International Association, Alaska Travel Industry Association and the Travel Leaders Group. To our new friends, we're happy you found us, and we look forward to welcoming you to our avid cruise traveling family. To our long-time seasoned cruise travelers, we offer you a warm welcome back. We are grateful for your loyalty, as you are an intrinsic part of our company's success.


Take The Time To Chat With Them. It will be well worth your time.


Whatever it is you want to do! While a cruise ship can take you just about anywhere you want to go, narrowing down all the options can often seem overwhelming. That's where a little free unbiased advice goes a long way.  Raye & Marty will help you find that cruise vacation you've been searching for, so you can enjoy the benefits of cruising that they've have experienced in more than three decades of cruising.

Read their
Alaska cruise plus land + sea vacation review. Connect with like-minded Alaska cruise travelers that are actually experienced, having been there, and done that! They are eager to share their own stories about visiting Alaska, both from the sea and on the land. If you need help, have questions or want more information, talk to them. They are advocates who love Alaska,, it's people, wildlife, wonders and wilderness.   

About Us : Alaska Cruises Direct  

We work hard to build great lasting relationships by invested in getting to know our client's personal passions and finding experiences that are tailored to what you wish to discover. By developing our knowledge of your interests, preferences, and style, we are better able to anticipate your desires and needs. Our Certified Alaska Cruise Experts take that extra step that shows commitment and dedication to creating memorable experiences on an individual personal basis. They also stand by you, every step of the way. The person you speak to on your first contact with us, is the same person you deal with throughout the planning, pre-and post cruise experience. There's no call center here. Our Certified Alaska Cruise Experts want to get to know not just your travel preferences, but also your personal passions. That way, we will be able to suggest to you the right itinerary that connects to an emotional response, which is critical to creating a defining experience and lasting memory for you. Now, building those successful, genuine, long-term relationships with our clients, as well as the cruise lines we work with, is something that occurs over time. So, since 1999 we have been hard at work, getting better at it everyday

Did You Know?

Our Certified Alaska Cruise Travel Experts are the key element of what differentiates us from others.  Our staff is the number-one reason people return to travel with us, again and again. Management and staff each have over 40 years experience in travel. We offer our knowledge, experience, expertise and service; and then provide travel services if requested. All with no agency fees. We have been highly specialized in Alaska travel since we started offering the destination over 20 years ago, and know the destination inside and out. Each of us is a cruise vacation professional. We're a valuable resource of first hand knowledge coupled with contagious enthusiasm for our work, here to help you plan the perfect Alaska cruise vacation. You'll find we're just like you, sharing one common dream, the dream of cruising and the spirit of the sea. Call today and let us plan your most memorable vacation experience ever. Our services and advice are complimentary and we have lots of valuable information that we love to share.

We Are Avid Travelers Just Like You

 Whether you're looking to book an all-inclusive land & sea package, or just a cruise, we can provide you with the best options available. We have access to the best choices and prices, and Bonus Extras that aren't available everywhere else. If you need help planning an upcoming Alaska cruise, Alaskan Land & Sea Vacation, or you just have questions about a specific destination or trip, call us at 800.365.1445. Offering free advice and insider tips you can trust from someone who is not only a certified travel expert, but an avid traveler, with over 30 years experience and expertise.

Plan Now, Sail Later

You may prefer to stay closer to home and opt for an Alaska cruise or land + sea vacation known as a cruisetour. A small deposit holds your reservation. Thus, the 2021 Alaska cruise season allows sufficient time to see how travel evolves before then.




Save up to 50% on Alaska Shore Excursions

Sailing on a cruise ship is just the beginning of any Alaskan Adventure.  The absolute magnificence and splendor of Alaska can only be fully realized by experiencing an Alaska shore excursion. Whether it's by air, land or sea, exploring the wonders of Alaska cruise excursions will be a once in a lifetime experience. >Learn More

Ask About Our Unpublished Alaska Cruise Rates
(Promo Code: Hidden Treasures)
We have hundred's of unpublished rates including special past passenger, regional, senior, friends and family , and mini-group rates that cannot be displayed online. These rates are available only by speaking to a Certified Cruise Vacation Expert - Call us at 800.365.1445. The call is free and so is the advice. Never an obligation to book.

The Value of Knowledge And Know-How, from Alaska Certified Experts.

We have Certified Alaskan Cruise Experts who are eager to help you sort through all your options, answer all questions, give you their best advice and book your cruise or cruise tour. Certified Alaskan Cruise Experts have years of hands-on destination experience and expertise in travel to Alaska. And, we're a... Top Selling Agent in North America...so our buying power and connections go a long way to getting you a great deal! Plus, we offer some amazing shore excursions. Choose salmon fishing, taking a helicopter and flight see over and land on glaciers, kayaking, trekking, panning for golf or feel the exhilaration of riding a dogsled, Alaska shore excursions are all adventure!










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