A Company

Alaska and British Columbia

Wilderness, Glaciers, and Culture (Southbound)

Price from $9,077

Departure Dates
4 departures between May 2024 and Jun 2025
13 days
Multiple Offers

Cruise Overview

13-day expedition cruise from Seward to Vancouver, exploring the wilderness 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, along with bison, musk oxen, and elk. You’ll also sail through legendary Point Adolphus, whose nutrient-rich waters attract many humpback whales.

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Cabin 1
(2-15 years)

Available Dates

No available cabins


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

Embarkation in stunning Seward

Day 1

Ivy League glaciers

Day 2

The glaciers of Icy Bay

Day 3

William Henry Bay

Day 4

Tlingit crafts in Haines

Day 5

Tracy Arm and Endicott Arm

Day 6

Blended cultures of Sitka

Day 7

Explore the wonders of Southeast Alaska.

Day 8

Wrangell’s petroglyphs

Day 9

Unspoiled Misty Fjords

Day 10

Canada’s Inside Passage

Day 11

First Nations encounter

Day 12

A taste of Vancouver

Day 13

What's included

Expedition Cruise

  • A stay in a cabin of your choice
  • Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • Wine, beer and spirits available at meals and throughout the day and evening (subject to licensing laws, excludes premium drinks)
  • All day coffee, tea and soft drinks
  • Meals and take-away available throughout the day during Fredheim restaurant opening hours
  • Fine dining in restaurant Lindstrøm included for suite guests
  • A complimentary water bottle to refill on board and take home
  • A polar expedition jacket, a backpack, or another piece of HX kit
  • Professional photos from your trip taken by our onboard photographer
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi. Please note, streaming is not supported
  • Use of sauna, hot tubs, pool, fitness room, lounges and more
  • Gratuities included. Fantastic service is standard at HX – though if you’d like to leave something extra, it’s always appreciated
  • Range of included activities 

Onboard Activities

  • In-depth lectures and discussions hosted by experts on the Expedition Team
  • Full access to the ship’s Science Center
  • Citizen Science Programme allows guests to assist with ongoing scientific research
  • Professional onboard photographer gives tips and tricks for the best landscape and wildlife photos
  • 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
  • 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 
  • Depending on your flight times, an additional overnight might be needed (not included)

What's not included

  • International flights

  • Travel protection

  • Baggage 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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