Alaska and British Columbia – Inside Passage, Bears and Aleutian Islands (Southbound)

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Departure date
July 22, 2022
18 days

Discover incredible Alaskan wildlife and scenery

  • 18-day expedition cruise from Canada to Alaska. Fly from Vancouver to Nome, then join MS Roald Amundsen to discover the Aleutian Islands and Canada's Inside Passage.

  • Explore the wild landscapes of the starkly beautiful tundra, watching for bears in Katmai National Park, Bald Eagles in Chignik and more.

  • Marvel at Alaskan vistas in Misty Fjords, Icy Bay and the Aleutian Islands, and learn more about its indigenous, Russian and gold rush-era heritage.

Coastal cultures

Your voyage follows the incomparable Alaskan and Canadian coastline, from the gold rush town of Nome to the vibrant city of Vancouver. Explore Alaska’s unique and diverse culture, a blend of influences from First Nations to gold rush heritage.

Wildlife spotting

Watch for grizzlies in Katmai National Park, and try to spot rare McKay's Bunting on St Matthew's Island and Red-legged Kittiwakes in the Pribilof Islands. Keep your eyes peeled on Kodiak Island for its impressive brown bears among the lush spruce forests and grasslands.

What's Included



Onboard activities

Landing activities

Route overview

We'll help you plan where to go, when to visit and how long to stay

Day 1

A taste of Vancouver

Day 2

No place like Nome

Day 3

Crossing the Bering Sea

Day 4

Wild St Matthew

Day 5

Aleut life in St Paul

Day 6

Learning and leisure

Day 7

Discover Dutch Harbor

Day 8

The ghost town of Unga

Day 9

Fishing town of Chignik

Day 10

Grizzly bears in Katmai

Day 11

Kodiak's brown bears

Day 12

Across the Gulf of Alaska

Day 13

Glaciers of Icy Bay

Day 14

Blended cultures of Sitka

Day 15

Wrangell's Petroglyphs

Day 16

Beautiful Misty Fjords

Day 17

Canada's Inside Passage

Day 18

Back to Vancouver

Ships on this expedition

Take a closer look at our ships typically used on this expedition

Included Activities

It's a mixture of adventure activities for individuals of all ages

Photo Credit: Espen Mills

Onboard Science Programme

Our Science Programme has one goal: to increase your curiosity, knowledge and interest of the areas you are sailing to.

Young Explorers Programme

Welcome all young explorers


Alaska and British Columbia – Inside Passage, Bears and Aleutian Islands (Southbound)