Hop aboard one of Alaska’s most popular wildlife and glacier cruises, and take an extraordinary six-hour journey through Kenai Fjords National Park. This must-do tour from Seward offers the chance to view whales, birds and other wildlife as you cruise past alpine and tidewater glaciers among the fjords. You’ll visit seabird rookeries in the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge and enjoy lunch as you listen to onboard commentary from the captain!
• 6 hours
The 5-hour Kenai Fjords wildlife cruise ventures 55 miles round-trip and discovers wildlife found in and around the pristine waters of Resurrection Bay. A National Park Ranger will be onboard to narrate your cruise as you experience wildlife and visit massive bird rookeries and sea lion colonies, stopping along the route to view passing whales and otters. Enhance your cruising experience with the purchase of our Alaska salmon and prime rib buffet, served onboard while you cruise.
• 5 hours
Search for whales, sea otters, Steller sea lions, Dall’s porpoises, harbor seals, bald eagles, puffins, and many other types of marine birds as you cruise the the protected waters of Resurrection Bay on this 3.5 hour cruise. Rather than following a set route, this cruise travels to the best whale and wildlife viewing areas that day based on reports from other vessels. The experienced captains will explore the area’s wildlife hot spots to maximize your chances of viewing whales and other wildlife. You'll experience up-close encounters with wildlife as the ship cruises by massive bird rookeries and sea lion colonies, stopping along the route to view passing whales and otters. Two departure times are available for your convenience.
• 3.5 hours
This 6-hour cruise explores Kenai Fjords National Park and visits an actively calving tidewater glacier in beautiful Aialik Bay. A National Park Ranger will be on board to narrate your cruise and point out wildlife such as whales, sea otters, sea lions, puffins, and more. Stop at the mighty Holgate or Aialik Glacier and float among the icebergs as you watch for calving, where giant chunks of ice break off and crash into the ocean. Enhance your cruise with the purchase of an Alaska salmon and prime rib buffet.
• 6 hours
Explore the whales, wildlife, and glaciers of Kenai Fjords National Park on this thrilling 7.5 hour cruise. Enjoy cruising on a large, stable catamaran as you get up-close views of wildlife such as orca whales, humpback whales, sea otters, Steller sea lions, puffins, and more. Visit two active tidewater glaciers and watch for calving, where giant chunks of ice break off and crash into the water. Visit the Chiswell Islands or Cape Resurrection, home to Steller sea lion colonies and thousands of nesting seabirds. A National Park Ranger will be onboard to narrate your cruise. Alaska salmon and prime rib buffet available.
• 7.5 hours
Massive blue glaciers, narrow fjords and abundant marine life are just some of the reasons that Kenai Fjords National Park is at the top of many outdoor enthusiasts’ bucket lists. Cruise through the fjords while learning about the region’s fascinating natural history on this 9-hour trip. Floating through Alaska’s pristine waters is the best way to see this stunning national park, and this is the only daily tour that visits the magnificent Northwestern Fjord, home to three amazing tidewater glaciers and numerous alpine glaciers.
• 9 hours
Avoid the stress of waiting for taxis or shuttle transfers and instead book this convenient private transfer from the Port of Seward to Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. After your cruise, enjoy comfort and privacy on the long drive to Anchorage. Reach the airport relaxed and with plenty of time before your flight!
• 3 hours
Soak up the serene beauty of the Alaskan wilderness on this 5-hour cruise into the Kenai Fjords across Resurrection Bay. Glide past majestic mountains, craggy cliffs and mammoth glaciers as your cruise boat cuts through the open waters. With the help of an expert wildlife guide, look out for whales, sea lions and other native wildlife. Then, indulge in Alaskan salmon, prime rib and other treats at an all-you-can-eat buffet lunch on Fox Island. End your tour with free time at a pebble beach, where you can skip stones and revel in the out-of-this-world scenery.
• 5 hours
This tour starts with a strenuous 1.6-mile guided hike uphill from the base camp in Seward to Exit Glacier. Once you reach the ice, put on your provided safety gear, go over ice hiking safety, and then explore the glacial landscape. After the glacier exploration, you'll return back down the same trail.Please note: The hike to the glacier access point is physically challenging. This hike should be only attempted by hikers in good physical condition. We will be hiking uphill for approximately 1 - 1.5 hours.
• 6.5 hours
Swap Seward’s cruise terminal for the raw beauty of Resurrection Bay on this 5-hour shore excursion. From your comfortable spot aboard a small cruise boat, gaze out over the icy waters as you glide past snowy mountains, colossal glaciers and jagged cliffs. With an expert wildlife guide, learn about the area’s native fauna and look out for whales, otters, puffins and other wildlife. Then eat your fill of Alaskan salmon, prime rib and other treats at an all-you-can-eat buffet lunch on Fox Island.
• 4.5 hours