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Last Frontier Adventure 2021

Example 8 Day Cruise aboard Chichagof Dream
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Join this 8-day voyage aboard Chichagof Dream for an exciting and energetic experience from the activities included on this itinerary to be able to explore Alaska from Sitka to Juneau or reverse. The dynamic itinerary features daily adventures like hiking rainforest trails, kayaking in a glacial fjord, scouting marine animals in Frederick Sound and guided hiking around Hobart Bay, exploring Baranof Island’s “Waterfall Coast” and more. Sailing between Sitka and Juneau, you’ll spend the majority of your time in remote locations, including Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve. The offering also includes the company’s exclusive Orca Point Lodge.

Day-by-Day Summary

Day 1 : Sitka, Alaska | Embark
Day 2 : Rainforest Hike & Baranof Island's Waterfall Coast
Day 3 : Frederick Sound
Day 4 : Hobart Bay
Day 5 : Endicott Arm & Ford's Terror
Day 6 : Wilderness Exploration & Orca Point Lodge
Day 7 : Glacier Bay National Park
Day 8 : Juneau, Alaska | Disembark

Highlights

  • Explore the wilderness in Glacier Bay National Park
  • Scout for humpback whales and other marine mammals in Frederick Sound
  • Hike on many trails in Sitka and get a wider view of the beautiful city
  • Kayak along the famous Waterfall Coast in Baranof Island

Ship

Chichagof Dream

Places Visited

Activities

Trip Type

  • Small Ship

Activity Level

Relaxed

Trip Snapshots

Exploring Endicott Arm, Alaska Killer whales. Kayaking in the fjord Encountering a grizzly in Alaska's wilderness Alaska native clan house and totems Bald eagles resting
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Day 1 Sitka, Alaska | Embark

Explore beautiful Sitka, the only community in Southeast Alaska that faces the open ocean waters of the Gulf of Alaska. Participate in a wilderness hike on one of the many trails in town. Visit sites that highlight the community’s rich Alaska Native and Russian history. Embark for the winding narrows north of town while searching for bald eagles, sea otters, bears, whales, and other wildlife.

Day 2 Rainforest Hike & Baranof Island's Waterfall Coast

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Spend the day exploring remote, Inside Passage wilderness. Hike a rainforest trail, featuring towering spruce and hemlock trees and lush undergrowth. Your knowledgeable guide will provide commentary on the indigenous plants and wildlife of the area. Explore Baranof Island’s charming shoreline dubbed “The Waterfall Coast” and savor an opportunity to kayak a protected bay in the area. 

Day 3 Frederick Sound

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Scout for humpback whales and other marine mammals in Frederick Sound. Humpbacks are famous for behavior that lends itself to incredible viewing and photography, such as tail lobbing, lunge feeding, pectoral slapping, breaching, and picturesque dives that showcase their massive flukes. Other opportunities for in-depth exploration include the protected waters or shores of Security Bay, Skanax Bay, Pybus Bay, and The Brothers islands.

Day 4 Hobart Bay

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Through an exclusive agreement with a local Alaska Native organization, guests have private access to the beautiful wilderness of Hobart Bay. Enjoy guided hikes, kayaking, skiff rides, or sipping your favorite beverage and enjoying Alaskan snacks near a campfire. A variety of marine life and birds frequent this area, as well as black bears and other terrestrial animals.

Day 5 Endicott Arm & Ford's Terror

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Enjoy an exciting kayak expedition in Endicott Arm, a glacial fjord in the Tracy Arm Ford’s Terror Wilderness area. Paddle the turquoise fjord water amidst icebergs, guided by a crew member. Board your ship’s expedition skiff for a journey into Ford’s Terror, a narrow fjord that earned its name when a 19th century seafarer discovered the power of its current. View the impressive Dawes Glacier, an active tidewater glacier at the head of Endicott Arm. 

Day 6 Wilderness Exploration & Orca Point Lodge

  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
Begin the day with an unscripted exploration of Southeast Alaska. Your captain and crew will search for wildlife, including the area’s famous humpback whales. End the day's adventure with a relaxing evening at Orca Point Lodge, an exclusive day-lodge on Colt Island. Enjoy a Tlingit cultural presentation, as well as the beautiful grounds, beach, and marine life touch-tank. Dine on Alaskan salmon, Alaskan king crab, or prime rib from the warmth of the lodge, or nestled next to a beachside bonfire. 

Day 7 Glacier Bay National Park

  • Ship
  • 1 Breakfast, 1 Lunch, 1 Dinner
This remarkable national park fjord extends 65 miles, contains eight tidewater glaciers, and provides pristine habitat for a expedition of wildlife, including both brown and black bears, wolves, mountain goats, Steller sea lions, and humpback whales. The highlight for many is the Margerie Glacier, known for its dramatic calving displays. A Glacier Bay National Park Service Ranger narrates the day's programanand a Native Huna Tlingit interpretive naturalist joins us to reveal traditional cultural ties to this ancient treasure. End the day in Bartlett Cove to enjoy a rainforest path, the inspiring Tlingit tribal house, and a fully articulated humpback whale skeleton.

Day 8 Juneau, Alaska | Disembark

  • 1 Breakfast
Disembark in Alaska's capital city of Juneau. Transfer to the airport or your hotel is complimentary.
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Averaging 105 sq. ft. Two twin beds, porthole windows, spacious wardrobe, and private bathroom with shower.
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Category AA
Averaging 109 sq. ft. Two twin beds, picture windows (room 301 & 302 have one window), spacious wardrobe, and private bathroom with shower.
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Category AAA
Averaging 109 sq. ft. One queen bed or two twin beds, a large picture window, spacious wardrobe, and private bathroom with shower.
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Deluxe
Averaging 155 sq. ft. One queen bed or two single beds, a large picture window, spacious wardrobe, and private bathroom with shower.
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Deluxe Suite Main Deck
Averaging 218 sq. ft. Two-room suite, each with option of queen bed, two twin beds, or bunk beds. Large picture windows, wardrobe, two private bathrooms with showers.
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Deluxe Suite Upper Deck
Averaging 208 sq. ft. One queen bed, two large picture windows, wardrobe, vanity, comfortable sitting area, private bathroom with shower.

Notes

Discount for a 3rd or 4th guest in the same stateroom will be 15% off the regular rate regardless of age,

Children 15 & under receive a 15% discount.

Prices are per person and in USD. Single Supplements are 50% of the cabin rates. 

This fare includes:
  • Selected guest cabin facilities  
  • All meals aboard the vessel or where otherwise indicated  
  • Selected shore excursions as indicated in itinerary  
  • Ground transportation to and from the vessel in Sitka, Juneau and Ketchikan.  
  • Additionally, ground transportation is provided from the local airport to selected hotels in those cities prior to sailing.  
  • Use of recreational equipment as indicated in itinerary All standard onboard services  
This fare does not include:
  • Airfare to and from your home city  
  • Non-complimentary beer, wine, or alcohol selections or where otherwise indicated Discretionary gratuities to crew  
  • Travel insurance  
  • All taxes and port fees 
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