Alaska and British Columbia

Wilderness, Glaciers and Culture (Southbound)

Price from
£4,693

Departure Dates
June 19, 2023
Duration
15 days

Experience the vast wilds of Alaska and British Columbia

  • 15-day expedition cruise from Anchorage, Alaska to Vancouver, with a scenic bus trip to Seward and the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Centre.

  • Visit the Ivy League glaciers, Icy Bay, Misty Fjords and Sitka, with chances to see humpback whales, Bald Eagles and bears.

  • Experience the vibrant city of Vancouver, visiting historic Gastown, neon-lit Granville Street and West End beaches.

Diverse nature and culture

Discover astonishing scenery, and fascinating history and culture as we travel from Anchorage through the glaciers, mountains, fjords and towns of the Gulf of Alaska. Each frontier town we visit reveals more insights into the region's rich indigenous, Russian and goldrush-era heritage.

Unforgettable wildlife encounters

This is an unrivalled opportunity to see Alaska and Canada's majestic wildlife in its natural environment. Look out for Bald Eagles, bears, bison, musk oxen and elk and keep an eye open for sea otters, whales and much more.

What's Included

Hotel  

  • One night in Anchorage, including breakfast at the start of the expedition cruise

Transfer

  • Transfer from hotel in Anchorage to Seward 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

Adventures in Anchorage

Day 1

Scenic road trip to Seward

Day 2

Ivy League glaciers

Day 3

Edge of the Copper River

Day 4

Tidal Glaciers

Day 5

William Henry Bay

Day 6

Native art in Haines

Day 7

Holkham Bay fjords

Day 8

Sitka's blend of cultures

Day 9

Alaska's 'Little Norway'

Day 10

Wrangell's Petroglyphs

Day 11

Beautiful Misty Fjords

Day 12

Canada's Inside Passage

Day 13

First Nations encounter

Day 14

Vibrant Vancouver

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