This expedition gives you every opportunity to explore the true Alaska - a land of glaciers, rainforests, waterfalls, ever changing scenery and rich wildlife. Expect native culture and spectacular scenery, with fishing villages and bit of history. As we journey from Anchorage towards Vancouver, historic towns and wild landscapes await us in the Last Frontier.
Strict measures have been introduced to ensure you have a safe exploration with us. Tests before boarding, face masks in common areas, hand hygiene, deep cleaning of ship, such protocols for both crew and guests ascertain we all together assure our safety. Our expedition consultant will walk you through in detail of these measures.
Sight tidewater glaciers, large valley glaciers and dozen smaller ones, as we sail the Ivy League, Icy Bay, Tracy Arm or Edicott Arm. Get as close as safely possible to these natural wonders over small boats or kayaks
Explore old-growth forest of William Henry Bay; the picturesque Haine in a deepwater fjord; evergreen trees, deep fjords, majestic snow-capped peaks, waterfalls of the Misty Fjords National Monument
Learn about traditions of Chilkat Tilingit people, blended culture of Sitka influenced by Tilingit, Russian & American, Kwakwaka’wakw people of Canadian Inside Passage. Discover totem poles at bays, forests & ancient sites
Before beginning to sail, transfer from Anchorage to Seaward by road, through some spectacular backcountry scenery that this region is known for. Stop by Wildlife Conservation Centre for some insights
As we visit towns, fishing villages, fjords, bays, harbours, when and wherever possible we will try to get offshore and explore the places by foot, on small boat cruises or kayak. Expect glacier spotting, forest hikes etc
Visit gold rush towns like Nome and Wrangell, Russia’s Alaska capital Sitka, Haines, Petersbourg, all boasting rich history. Go on walks with local guides to explore the town, meet the people, and observe its history
Join the Expedition team onboard on guided hikes to viewpoints and various points of interests at places we visit. Example to Point Adolphus, an area famous for attracting humpback whales.
Get close to the majestic nature of Alaska. Paddle ocean passages, iceberg lagoons or the calm waters of Alaska’s coastal areas with an experienced guide, offered when and where possible during the sailing
Join the included programme for photographers of any ability, giving you tips that will help you better capture the spectacular photo opportunities in Alaska. You may also have a chance to join a more intensive one to two-hour Photo Adventures session.
For those who arrive early can join this exclusive pre tour. Be treated to panoramic views as we approach and arrive in Denali, travel deep into the park to explore surrounding wilderness with an overnight
Welcome to the bear country! It will not be uncommon to sight brown bears in the coastal areas, and grizzlies in the inlands. Keep your eyes open for the black, spot more frequently than the browns
Containing 9 different species, the most likely you'll see are Orca & humpback whales. Keep your eyes peeled to possibly spot Dall Porpoises in Misty Fjord National Park, & others while sailing British Columbia Passage
River Otters, sea otters,Stellar sea lions, Harbour seals at Endicott Arm, one of the largest breeding grounds, where they can often be seen lazing on the floating ice, as if posing for photographs
Boasting over 500 birds, including 4 different types of eagles expect to sight geese, ducks, gulls, puffins, pigeons, doves, puffins, hummingbirds, albatrosses, pelicans, falcons, and the mighty bald eagles
From Moose, Caribou, Horned Dal Sheep, Bison, Elks, Musk Oxen, Black-tailed Deer, Wolves, to mountain goats, the chance and variety are endless
This world's 1st hybrid powered passenger ship was launched in 2019, named after first man to reach the South Pole, and shows the world that hybrid propulsion on large ships is possible
Join Expedition Team here for lectures, photography workshops, & Citizen Science Projects. The area also features scientific & educational equipment, such as microscopes & interactive maps, to dive into details of regions
On 2 levels, both indoor/outdoor, it's an ideal place to scan the scenery & watch wildlife with your binoculars. The indoor serves as a lounge, to gather for activities, chit chats or simple relaxation in warmth while watching outside
Each cabin is outside facing with large windows. 50% have private balconies, and aft suites features private outdoor hot tubs with spectacular views
At the spa, sauna, infinity pool, jacuzzi, or warm up at the jogging track out on the deck and the indoor gym