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Moose found on an Alaska wildlife tour
$8,195
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Fjords of Alaska-Ultimate Expedition

15 Day Itinerary aboard Wilderness Discoverer
  • View glaciers in Glacier Bay NP
  • Explore the forests of the mainland
  • Hike along Chichagof Island
  • Watch for whales in Icy Strait
  • Transit winding Wrangell Narrows
  • Visit the Kiksetti Totem Park
  • Mendenhall paddle and hike
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Grab your camera and set out for adventure on this 15-day Alaskan cruise. Pristine landscape, untouched coves, and astounding wildlife are sure to delight and entrance you as you sail alongside glaciers and icebergs. Embrace the Alaskan wilderness as you cruise from port to port on this journey.
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A Bald Eagle catches a fish.
$5,495
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Alaska's Glacier Country

8 Day Itinerary aboard SS Legacy
  • Explore Glacier Bay National Park
  • Discover orca and humpback whales
  • Enjoy wildlife viewing
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day cruise aboard SS Legacy gives an in-depth exploration of Alaska. Snug-in your kayak to visit the remote bays off of Icy Strait or join the team on a skiff to watch sea lions play. Have your binoculars ready, and look for puffins, Guillemots, gulls, snoozing sea lions, bears, mountain …
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Alaska wildlife tours and brown bear fishing for salmon
$6,295
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Alaska's Glacier Country

8 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Endeavour
  • Explore Glacier Bay National Park
  • Discover orca and humpback whales
  • Enjoy wildlife viewing
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This 8-day cruise aboard Safari Endeavour gives an in-depth exploration of Alaska. Snug-in your kayak to visit the remote bays off of Icy Strait or join the team on a skiff to watch sea lions play. Have your binoculars ready, and look for puffins, Guillemots, gulls, snoozing sea lions, bears, …
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Humpback whale in Alaska.
$6,295
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Alaska's Glaciers & Whales

8 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Endeavour
  • View glaciers and remote coves
  • Watch for wildlife, whales & birds
  • Kayak, paddle board & explore
  • Enjoy intertidal shore walks &hikes
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join this 8-day adventure to the Alaska wilderness. Discover cascading waterfalls and incredible drifting icebergs. The geology is fascinating and so is the wildlife. Keep an eye out for mountain goats, bears, and eagles. Make waves for Stephens Passage. It’s all hands on deck watching for …
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Margerie Glacier in Alaska
$7,100
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Exploring Alaska's Coastal Wilderness

8 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Venture
  • Explore the region
  • Encounter Encounter
  • See the Alaska undersea
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore Southeast Alaska aboard National Geographic Venture on its 8-day expedition from Juneau to Sitka. Experience an extraordinary visit to Alaska. Take advantage of a sighting of a pod of orcas or linger on shore to watch a brown bear sow and her cubs forage. Explore under the guidance of an …
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Family hiking on a tour of Alaska
$4,795
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True Alaskan Family Cruise

8 Day Itinerary aboard Baranof Dream
  • Visit the Alaska Raptor Center
  • Experience the Bear rescue center
  • Discover charming Petersburg
  • Hike in Glacier Bay National Park
Starts/ Ends in:
Sitka / Juneau
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Cruising as a family provides an opportunity to strengthen bonds through shared discoveries and learning, creating memories that span the generations. These voyages feature an onboard Youth Expedition Leader who lead activities, exploration, and educational programs tailored for children age 7 and …
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Cruising the arctic waters
$4,420
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Wild Alaska Escape

6 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Sea Bird
  • Journey by kayak into dramatic bays
  • Raft the Chilkat River with guides
  • See Haines by raft, bike, or foot
  • View glaciers and icebergs
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore Alaska on an active, exciting expedition to see the region’s iconic wildlife and epic landscapes in the compact timeframe of one work week. Take long hikes on world-class trails through forests of towering trees, kayak long routes deep into glacially-carved fjords, and raft to an …
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Moose found on an Alaska wildlife tour
$3,995
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Last Frontier Adventure

8 Day Itinerary aboard Baranof Dream
  • Participate on hiking in Sitka
  • Kayak along the Waterfall Coast
  • Visit Petroglyph Beach in Wrangell
  • Explore Glacier Bay National Park
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wilderness Lodge, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
This Last Frontier Adventure aboard Baranof Dream is an 8-day sailing expedition that gives more time in wilderness areas and a higher level of activity. The dynamic itinerary features daily adventures like hiking rainforest trails, kayaking in a glacial fjord, trekking to the Baird Glacier in …
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Kayaking through Alaska.
$6,645
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Fjords of Alaska-Ultimate Expedition

15 Day Itinerary aboard Wilderness Explorer
  • View glaciers in Glacier Bay NP
  • Explore the forests of the mainland
  • Discover Wrangell
  • Hike along Chichagof Island
  • Watch for whales in Icy Strait
  • Transit winding Wrangell Narrows
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Grab your camera and set out for adventure on this 15-day Alaskan cruise. Pristine landscape, untouched coves, and astounding wildlife are sure to delight and entrance you as you sail alongside glaciers and icebergs. Embrace the Alaskan wilderness as you cruise from port to port on this journey.
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View of Mendenhall glacier on an Alaska cruise
$5,995
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Alaska's Inside Passage Sojourn

10 Day Itinerary aboard Chichagof Dream
  • Kayak along the Alaskan coastline
  • Watch glaciers calve giant icebergs
  • Visit the highlights of Juneau
  • Journey through Tracy Arm Fjord
Starts/ Ends in:
Sitka / Ketchikan
Activities:
Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Spend 10 days aboard the Chichagof Dream chasing beautiful, dramatic landscapes and Alaskan wildlife. After setting sail from Sitka head towards Glacier Bay National Park for the chance to see bears, wolves, humpback whales, and sea lions. Tour the capital city of Juneau and see all the highlights …
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Sitka from the ship
$6,295
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Whales, Wildlife & Glaciers

8 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Endeavour
  • Bike through Haines
  • Learn about native cultures
  • Admire Alaska's distinct wildlife
  • Hike the Tongass National Forest
Activities:
Biking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the wilderness of Alaska and the Inside Passage. Everything is so much bigger than you imagined. Glaciers, bears, salmon, and whales as far as the eye can see, stunning in the kind of way no photo can show you. Go deep into the frozen nature on an unforgettable 8-day Alaska cruise, …
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Intricate detailing on an Alaskan totem pole
$5,795
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Alaska's Glacier Bay & Island Adventure

8 Day Itinerary aboard Alaskan Dream
  • Enjoy kayak and DIB in Saginaw Bay
  • View the world's tallest totem pole
  • Visit the renowned Tracy Arm Fjord
  • Relax at the Orca Point Lodge
Starts/ Ends in:
Sitka / Juneau
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Experience the serenity of raw wilderness in this 8-day cruise through Southeast Alaska, visiting places like Kuiu, charming Petroglyph Beach, glacial Tracy Arm Fjord, and Glacier Bay National Park. Enjoy DIB (shallow water expedition craft) excursions, kayaking, and hiking and a relaxing evening …
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Margerie Glacier in Alaska
$11,995
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Alaska Glacier Cruise - Ultimate Expedition

15 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Endeavour
  • Explore Glacier Bay National Park
  • Take a private village tour of Kake
  • Kayak and paddle board along coves
  • Whale watch in Frederick Sound
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Village Visit, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Explore the natural beauty of Alaska on this 15-day voyage which offers you access to an unparalleled perspective of the last frontier. View ultimate glaciers: Margerie, Grand Pacific, LeConte, Baird, and Dawes or Sawyer and South Sawyer. Admire marine life such as Dall’s porpoise, sea lions, …
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Kayaking in Alaska.
$7,145
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Alaska's Inside Passage & San Juans Cruise

15 Day Itinerary aboard Safari Endeavour
  • Discover Canada's Inside Passage
  • Explore Hood Canal
  • Learn about Tlingit Culture
  • Visit the Tongass National Forest
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Travel Alaska’s fabled Inside Passage, pausing to admire dramatic fjord waterfalls, humpback whales at play, and spectacular Glacier Bay National Park. Hike into the Olympic Mountains, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Explore secluded inlets only accessible by Zodiac and narrow passages where …
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Alaska Sea Otter
$4,895
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Alaska's Inside Passage & San Juans Cruise

15 Day Itinerary aboard Wilderness Discoverer
  • Be amazed by old-growth rainforest
  • Learn about Native culture
  • Explore the wilderness
  • Spot charismatic Alaskan wildlife
  • Hike, bike & river float in Haines
Activities:
Biking, Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Snorkeling, Stand Up Paddle Board, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Travel Alaska’s and Canada's fabled Inside Passage from Seattle to Juneau.Wilderness kayaking, paddle boarding, rafting, skiffing, and hiking opportunities abound as the Wilderness Discoverer navigates the twisting passage. Educational presentations by your onboard expedition team …
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Polar bears in the Arctic
$34,750
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Northeast Passage: An Unforgettable Voyage from Alaska to Norway

26 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Endurance
  • Sail through remote regions
  • Enjoy viewing Arctic wildlife
  • Visit the sites at Mortensnes
  • Stroll around the city of Oslo
Starts/ Ends in:
Anchorage / Oslo
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Visit the remote Siberian shores and far northern archipelagos—including Franz Josef Land, New Siberian Islands and Wrangel Island—little changed since the days of Nordenskjold, Amundsen and intrepid explorers of the last century.National Geographic Enduranceroams free at the top of the …
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Brown Bear sow with cubs fishing for pink salmon.
$4,420
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Wild Alaska Escape

6 Day Itinerary aboard National Geographic Sea Lion
  • Learn about Tlingit Culture
  • Observe wildlife
  • Experience the colorful undersea
  • Visit the Tongass National Forest
Starts/ Ends in:
Juneau / Ketchikan
Activities:
Hiking, Kayaking, Small Ship Cruise, Wildlife Viewing
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Exploring the southern regions of Southeast Alaska on our expeditions is unrivaled experience, navigate narrow channels like Behm and Blake, Walker Cove in Misty Fiords, Eastern Passage and Wrangell Narrows. Discover an authentic Alaska unreachable by big white boats. Lower zodiacs to explore …
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Hatley Castle, Victoria
$5,940
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American West Coast Expedition

10 Day Itinerary aboard Silver Cloud Expedition
  • See the Royal BC Museum
  • See the marine animals
  • Explore Seattle's famous spots
  • See Mt. St Helens Volcanic Monument
Activities:
Small Ship Cruise, Whale Watching, Wine Tasting
Activity Level:
Relaxed
Join Silver Cloud to experience the American West Coast sailing port by port from Vancouver to San Diego via Victoria, Seattle, Portland, and San Francisco. Take in sweeping natural vistas and iconic sites. During your voyage, you will visit natural and technical wonders. Taste wines and coffee, …
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