Alaska and British Columbia

Wilderness, Glaciers and Culture (Northbound)

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Departure Dates
4 departures between May 2023 and Jun 2023
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


  • One night in Vancouver, including breakfast, before the expedition cruise
  • One night in Anchorage, including breakfast, at the end of your expedition cruise  


  • Transfer from hotel to pier in Vancouver incl. City tour excursion.
  • Transfer from pier in Seward to hotel in Anchorage with a stop at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center including admission fee, English-speaking guide, and a packed lunch

Expedition Cruise

Route overview

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

Overnight in Vancouver

Day 1

Vancouver city sights

Day 2

Cruising through British Columbia

Day 3

Beautiful Misty Fjords

Day 4

Wrangell's petroglyphs

Day 5

Holkham Bay fjords

Day 6

Alaska's Little Norway

Day 7

Native art in Haines

Day 8

William Henry Bay

Day 9

Sitka's blended cultures

Day 10

The glaciers of Icy Bay

Day 11

Edge of the Copper River

Day 12

Ivy League glaciers

Day 13

Scenic drive from Seward

Day 14

Adventures in Anchorage

Day 15

Ships on this expedition

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

Included Programmes

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