Cruisediscover: all about cruises: lines, ships, destinations, itineraries, timetables

all about cruises: lines, ships, destinations, fares, timetables

North America / Alaska Cruises / Unites States of America

Cruises to Atka Island

Cruises timetable and data for this port of call

Picture by en.wikipedia.org

Atka Island main data and map

Atka Island is the largest island in the Andreanof Islands of the Aleutian Islands of Alaska. The island is 50 miles (80 km) east of Adak Island. It is 65 miles (105 km) long and 2–20 miles (3–30 km) wide with a land area of 404.6 square miles (1,048 km2), making it the 22nd largest island in the United States. The northeast of Atka Island contains the Korovin volcano which reaches a peak of 5,030 feet (1,533 m). Oglodak Island is located 3.4 miles (3.0 nmi; 5.5 km) off Cape Kigun, Atka's westernmost point.

The city of Atka, Alaska is on the east side of the island. The 2000 census population of the island was 95 persons, almost all in the city of Atka.

On December 5, 2008, President George W. Bush created the World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument. A crashed B-24 Liberator on Atka is one of the 9 sites in the monument.

Schedule for the upcoming cruises to Atka Island

Day Ship Arrival Depart
© 2018 - 2014 cruisediscover.com
Terms and conditions | Privacy Policy | Contacts