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Kenai Fjords and Resurrection Bay Half-Day Wildlife Cruise provided by Major Marine Tours - Kenai Fjords Cruise

Kenai Fjords and Resurrection Bay Half-Day Wildlife Cruise

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2 adults
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Take a wildlife cruise in Alaska with the benefit of a half-day Kenai Fjords excursion in Resurrection Bay. Departing Seward harbor, travel a 55-mile (88-km) route along the scenic coastline, with the destinations customized for the conditions of the day. Get clear views of seabird rookeries, sea lion colonies, and Bear Glacier, and look for whales, Dall’s porpoises, sea otters, mountain goats, and eagles.
  • Keep warm in the cabin or stand on deck for unobstructed viewing
  • Hear live commentary from the naturalist guide
  • Sail past the largest glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park, Bear Glacier
  • Choice of departure times to fit most schedules
Important Information
Departure Point
Seward, Seward, Alaska
3h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
  • Water, coffee, and tea
  • Use of binoculars
  • All taxes and fees included
  • Entry/Admission - Resurrection Bay
  • Entry/Admission - Kenai Fjords National Park
  • Alcoholic drinks (available to purchase)
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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Additional Info
  • Operates in all weather conditions; please dress appropriately
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 200 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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LoveTravel637490 wrote a review Oct 2019
4 contributions
We thought we were only doing whale watching, little did we know we would see amazing glaciers, eat ice from an iceberg, see seals and the most adorable otters ever. The staff was fun, friendly. Lunch & cookies baked while we were out were a delicious surprise.
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Date of experience: September 2019
Claire T wrote a review Oct 2019
25 contributions2 helpful votes
This cruise managed to shine through the consistent rain we encountered on the day. The interior of the ship was a good place to warm up and dry off. The captain and deck hand were both lovely, and more than happy to answer any questions. We ended up seeing a pod of around 10
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Sirpa wrote a review Sep 2019
2 contributions
Amazing views, good food! It was nice to have a Park Ranger on the cruise. His expert commentary and additional information added a lot - thank you, Ranger Dan!
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Date of experience: August 2019
Kathy C wrote a review Sep 2019
Ellijay, Georgia48 contributions10 helpful votes
My family of 5 and a guest took the 3.5 hour Wild life tour. It was incredible! The scenery of Keni Fjord and Resurrection was beautiful and the wildlife viewing amazing! We spotted seals, stellar sea lions, otters, and even a lone humpback whale. The crew was exceptional! The
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Cass435 wrote a review Sep 2019
Milwaukee, Wisconsin4 contributions
Our trip to Alaska was a return trip with friends. This was our first time jumping on a day cruise out of Seward... and it RAINED! We didn't let that ruin our experience, as the state really needed it. Captain Laura was very knowledgeable, enjoyed her comments throughout the
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Date of experience: September 2019
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By: Major Marine Tours - Kenai Fjords Cruise
Major Marine Tour - Kenai Fjords Cruise, Seward
Outstanding experience for out tour group. We were most looking forward to this 8.5 hr tour and it did not disappoi
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Excellent Service
View was fantastic, meals descent, personnel superb. I recommend with no delay if you want to enjoy nature
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Amazing glacier views!
We took the 7.5 Hour National Park Cruise, and would strongly recommend this again. This is the easiest way to see
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Terry C
Outstanding tour!
This was an amazing tour provided by Major Marine Tours. Never rushed and the boat captain(s)would stop and wait f
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Kenai Fjords Cruise in August 2019
We took this cruise with 4 adults and 3 children including an infant of 7 months. Everyone enjoyed the cruise. Br
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Cindy E
Great Experience
This was a great trip that had a little bit of everything for us to see. We caught a beautiful day, making our way
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One of the most Memorable Experiences
The experience and sights seen during the Kenai Fjords Nation Park tour was amazing. The cruise allowed us to obtai
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Amazing tour--and oh, those Transient Orcas
We took this tour in July 2019. It was definitely the highlight of our trip to Alaska and one of the greatest exper
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Cruise for animal viewing
Good tour for viewing lots of different animals. Lunch was plentiful and tasty. Nice clean boat with lots of good
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Beautiful 1/2 Day Alaskan Cruise
This 1/2 day cruise exposes you to so much beauty when your time is limited. The crew was exceptional from the star
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Great tour
We enjoyed our tour very much. Friendly people at the gift shop and a the boat captain was great with lot of info.
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Great sea life cruise!!
We appreciated that they were still doing tours when we were there in October! Still got to see sea life!!
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Debbie F
Animal watching
Took the 3.5 hour cruise out on Resurrection Bay. It was a nice sunny day yet chilly so the heated inside was plea
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Amazing, Friendly and Knowledgeable. Very enjoyable, we got to see whales and other animals. They went in many loca
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Alaska calling
This was day 3 of our 10 days road trip in May’18 - Anchorage-Seaward-Girdwood/Whittier-Talketna-Denali-Anchorage.
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Key Details
  • Resurrection Bay, Major Marine Tours - Kenai Fjords Cruise, and 3 more
  • Duration: 3h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
  • Languages Offered: English
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