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This cruise ventures into areas not
visited by the larger ships. Discover the
awesome beauty of Alaska as you pass
spectacular coastlines, calving glaciers
and a large array of wildlife. Join thrilling
excursions such as kayaking through the
icy waters and explorations on foot into
remote wilderness. This is an adventure
of a lifetime.
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Board the MV Wilderness Adventurer for a
7-night cruise. (D)
Today, set sail for the richest whale waters
in south-east Alaska. Look out for humpback
whales, porpoises, sea lions and other marine
life along the way. If the tides are right, head
out in the skiff or a kayak to explore the
remote coastline for closer exploration with a
guide. (B, L, D)
Spend the day exploring Glacier Bay National
Park, visiting remote parts away from the
usual tourist routes. Visit the sea stacks and
rocky shores of Taylor Bay or hike the outwash
field of glaciers winding down the Fairweather
mountain range. Take a boat to Dundas Bay
and keep a look out for bears, humpbacks and
wolves. (B, L, D)
Today, the Wilderness Adventurer welcomes
a national park ranger aboard to join your
adventures exploring Glacier Bay. Visit South
Marble Island, a hive of activity for rare sea birds,
including orange-beaked tufted puffins and
noisy sea lions. Continue to the silent Tidal Inlet,
stomping ground to bears, wolves and mountain
goats with eagles circling above. (B, L, D)
On your final day in Glacier Bay National Park,
visit the bridge with your captain, board a kayak
and skiff (small boat) in search of seals and
birdlife or take a hike across the muddy glacial
moraine. Back on board, take a polar plunge
followed by a soak in the hot tub. Evening forest
walk in Bartlett Cove, daylight permitting. (B, L, D)
Today the captain will choose between stopping
at Lynn Canal or Chatham Strait. There will be a chance to paddle board and kayak while
keeping an eye out for harbour seals or explore
Tongass National Forest. (B, L, D)
With snow-capped mountain peaks as a
backdrop, Haines is a centre for adventure.
Enjoy hiking, biking and rafting. Your
expedition team will share the history of
the area, from European settlement to the
Klondike gold rush. (B, L, D)
After breakfast, disembark the cruise in Juneau
and begin onward arrangements. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast,
L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
International and internal flights
are not included with this itinerary. For flight
options and prices, please speak to your
Cox & Kings tour consultant.
Cox & Kings is acting as
an agent on behalf of Un-Cruise Adventures
and its cancellation conditions apply.
When on board the
cruise, the transfers and excursions relevant to
that cruise are operated as a group with other
passengers who may or may not be
Cox & Kings clients.
For a price quote based on alternative accommodation standards, to discuss flight options or to tailor this itinerary, please call to speak with a Cox & Kings consultant or
This tour can be booked / reserved online by clicking on one of the coloured links below.
HGC2019: 7 Nights