Go Back   CruiseMates Cruise Community and Forums > Destinations > Alaska
Register Forgot Password?

LinkBack Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1 (permalink)  
Old March 2nd, 2006, 06:36 PM
Join Date: Jan 2006
Posts: 27
Default baggage

what are the limits on baggage, weight and number of bags, for island princess cruises? is it ok to put locks on our bags?
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2 (permalink)  
Old March 2nd, 2006, 08:45 PM
Donna's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2000
Location: on my computer
Posts: 27,223
Send a message via AIM to Donna

Hi Peacock,
Its not the cruiselines that have weight limits on luggage, mainly the airlines. Just keep in mind, that any of your carry-ons have to fit through the x-ray machines before you board the ship, basically the same size as carry-on luggage you'd bring to fly. There may be times when you have to handle your luggage, so I'd keep the weight down to something manageable anyway, there is also no limit as to how many you can take onboard, unlike the major airlines.

Is this for a 7 day cruise? IF so, you should be able to get by with one piece of luggage per person and then a garment bag if necessary, plus any carry-ons.

Message Boards Moderator
Reply With Quote
  #3 (permalink)  
Old March 2nd, 2006, 09:05 PM
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 48

Any locks you use should be of the type approved by th gov't baggage screeners. They have a master key to open them. If not the locks will just be cut off if necessary. If you are on a pre-cruise land package, pack a bag for the land part and a bag for the cruise. I think most airlines will allow two bags that are checked. That is what we will be doing for our Isand Princess trip in June. Our fifth cruise to Alaska.
Pack light, and remember to layer, and enjoy your cruise.
Reply With Quote


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Baggage? 2bethinagain Costa 3 February 11th, 2008 03:07 PM
Baggage Handling gdnyc Princess Cruise Lines 4 June 27th, 2007 04:00 PM
Baggage Chevron Norwegian Cruise Lines 1 June 24th, 2005 03:35 PM
baggage Macc Celebrity 1 March 6th, 2004 07:23 PM
Baggage?? Merrie Cunard 3 January 6th, 2004 07:39 AM

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:08 AM.
design by: Themes by Design

Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.1