Alaska and British Columbia

Wilderness, Glaciers and Culture (Southbound)

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Departure Dates
14 days

Cruise Overview

14-day expedition cruise from Anchorage to Vancouver, exploring the wilds of Alaska and British Columbia 

Unforgettable landscapes 

Discover fjords, glaciers and rainforests on this incredible expedition cruise via Sitka and Canada's Inside Passage. We’ll visit towns that reveal unique insights into the region’s rich Indigenous, Russian and Gold Rush-era heritage.  

Wildlife encounters 

Relish excellent chances to see the majestic animals of Alaska and Canada in the wild. Keep an eye out for eagles, bears and sea otters, plus bison, musk oxen and elk. You'll also sail through legendary Point Adolphus, whose nutrient-rich waters attract many humpback whales.


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

Adventures in Anchorage

Day 1

A first taste of awesome Alaskan

Day 2

Ivy League glaciers

Day 3

Glaciers of Icy Bay

Day 4

William Henry Bay

Day 5

Tlingit crafts in Haines

Day 6

Tracy Arm and Endicott Arm

Day 7

Blended Cultures of Sitka

Day 8

The wonders of the southeast

Day 9

Wrangell's Petroglyphs

Day 10

Unspoiled Misty Fjords

Day 11

Canada's Inside Passage

Day 12

Meet the Kwakwaka’wakw

Day 13

A taste of Vancouver

Day 14

What's included


  • Overnight in Anchorage, including breakfast, before the expedition cruise 


  • Transfer from the hotel in Anchorage to the ship in Seward, including English-speaking guide and a packed lunch.

Expedition Cruise

  • A stay in a cabin of your choice 
  • Breakfast, lunch and dinner including beverages* in restaurants Aune and Fredheim 
  • À la carte restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests 
  • Complimentary tea and coffee 
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi on board† 
  • Complimentary reusable water bottle 
  • English-speaking Expedition Team who organise and accompany activities on board and ashore 
  • Range of included activities 

Onboard Activities

  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team 
  • Full use of our Science Center, extensive library and advanced biological and geological equipment 
  • Citizen Science Programme where you can assist with ongoing scientific research 
  • Photography tips and techniques for capturing landscape and wildlife from our onboard professional photographer 
  • Use of ship's hot tubs, infinity pool, panoramic sauna, outdoor and indoor gyms, and running track 
  • Informal gatherings with the crew for daily briefings 

Landing Activities

  • Escorted landings with small expedition boats 
  • Loan of boots, trekking poles and all equipment for activities 
  • Complimentary wind- and water-resistant expedition jacket 
  • Expedition photographers on hand to assist you 


  • All planned activities are subject to weather and ice conditions 
  • Excursions and activities are subject to change 
  • Please make sure you meet all entry and boarding requirements  
  • No gratuities expected 
  • Depending on your flight arrival, an additional overnight might be needed

What's not included

  • International flights 

  • Travel insurance 

  • Luggage handling 

  • Optional shore excursions with our local partners 

  • Optional small-group activities with our Expedition Team 

  • Optional treatments in the onboard wellness and spa area

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