Stan Stephens Glacier & Wildlife Cruises
Valdez’ harbor is a classic: raucous with gulls and eagles, reeking of fish guts and sea salt and creosote, and home to all manner of...
Pangaea Adventures has guided tours, costing from $59 for a three-hour trip on Duck Flats to $229 for a day trip to Columbia Glacier. It...
Rents kayaks to (very) experienced paddlers (single/double $45/65, discounts for multiple days) and offers guided trips, ranging from a...
Located at the Best Western, this bar has excellent harbor views in a smoke-free setting. You can also get good grub from the new THC...
Valdez’ newest joint is trying hard. It’s a bit haphazard inside, but the pizzas are good and there are at least a dozen beers on tap.
Lonely Planet review
The biggest tour operator in town runs large vessels on seven-hour journeys to Columbia Glacier ($115) and nine-hour trips ($150) to both Columbia and Mears Glaciers. Lunch and lots of tummy-warming tea are included.