Alaska and British Columbia

Wilderness, Glaciers and Culture (Northbound)

Price from
£4,363

Departure Dates
May 14 and June 7, 2023
Duration
15 days

Discover unique cultures, wildlife and landscapes

  • 14-day expedition cruise from Vancouver to Seward, ending with one of the world's most beautiful road trips – the back country route to Anchorage.

  • See unspoiled wilderness, primeval forest and authentic frontier towns, taking in incredible wildlife like whales, eagles and bears.

  • Explore Alaska's rugged fjords, awe-inspiring mountains, monumental glaciers and vast forests on this trip of a lifetime.

A long and fascinating history

Uncover the incredible heritage of Alaska, from moss-covered totem poles telling the story of the Tlingit people, to petroglyph carvings dating back thousands of years. Learn more about Wrangell's British and Russian heritage, and the legacy left by indigenous people.

Rich, diverse cultures

From the friendly and welcoming fisherpeople of Cordova, to the burgeoning art scene of Haines and delicious cuisine of Anchorage, Alaska is full of contrasts. And we begin our adventure in bustling Vancouver, brimming with fantastic food and incredible sights.

What's Included

Hotel

Onboard activities

Landing activities


Route overview

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

Day 1

Overnight in Vancouver

Vancouver´s spectacular setting.

Day 2

Vancouver city sights

Day 3

Cruising through British Columbia

Day 4

Beautiful Misty Fjords

Day 5

Wrangell's petroglyphs

Day 6

Holkham Bay fjords

Day 7

Alaska's Little Norway

Day 8

Native art in Haines

Day 9

William Henry Bay

Day 10

Sitka's blended cultures

Day 11

The glaciers of Icy Bay

Day 12

Edge of the Copper River

Day 13

Ivy League glaciers

Day 14

Scenic drive from Seward

Day 15

Adventures in Anchorage

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

Alaska and British Columbia

Wilderness, Glaciers and Culture (Northbound)