4 Night, 1 Day Glacier Bay Day Cruise, 1 Day Outer Coast Tour, 1 Day Bear Watch Tour, 1 Day Whale Watch Package
Lodge Rate: $2,085.00
Cabin Rate: $2,273.00
Packages include lodging, meals, ground transportation to and from the Gustavus airport, transportation to and from package activities. All packages are subject to 3% sales and 4% bed tax.
Prices are per person, prices are based on double occupancy. Alcoholic beverages and gratuities are not included. For our payment terms, please visit our Payment Policies page.
Glacier Bay National Park Day Cruise
Location: Glacier Bay National Park
Duration: 8 hours
Highlights: Margerie and Grand Pacific Glaciers, two towering masses of ice and snow rising 245 feet above the waterline and stretching another 100 feet below the water.
Trip Summary: Join us on The Baranof Wind Glacier Tour, an eight hour cruise aboard a 149 passenger high-speed catamaran. The tour itinerary covers the west arm of Glacier Bay National Park and highlights the natural history, wildlife, geography, and tidewater glaciers of the area. Spend the day on the waters of Glacier Bay and see magnificent tidelwater glaciers, towering snow-capped mountains, spectacular wildlife, whales, sea lions, rare birds, black bear, brown bears, seals, eagles, and much more along mile after mile of pristine coastline. A knowledgeable Park Naturalist narrates the tour and answers your questions. This is a wonderful family trip! Lunch is included and served on board with additional snacks and beverages available from the concessionaire.
Outer Coast Tour by Boat
Location: Outer Coast
Duration: All day
Highlights: Beautiful scenery, whales and wildlife.
Trip Summary: By boat, spend the day touring the outer coast and seeing the beautiful scenery and wildlife the area has to offer, includes Elfin Cove.
Duration: All day
Highlights: Up close and personal with brown bears, great photo shots.
Price: $400 round trip per person
Trip Summary: Experience up close the awesome brown bear in all of its majesty. This flight takes you to the land of the bears, Hoonah, where bears have been coming to feed in the salmon rich streams for centuries.
Whale Watching 1/2 day Trip – Most popular activity!
Location: Icy Straits and Point Adolphus
Duration: 8:30am – 12:00pm or 1:30pm to 5:00pm
Highlights: See all sorts of marine life and plenty of whales.
Trip Summary:We offer morning and afternoon excursions aboard the 45′ M/V TAZ, into North America’s most famous Humpback whale feeding grounds – Icy Strait and Point Adolphus. These areas are world famous for the gathering of these little giants. Their unique feeding techniques, acrobatics, and vocalizations make every tour unforgettable. Join us for an unforgettable opportunity to see Humpback whales, plus a variety of other marine mammals, including Minke whales, Orcas (killer whales), Stellar sea lions, sea otters, Dall porpoises, and the elusive Harbor porpoises. We also observe Bald Eagles, Puffins, a wide variety of other sea birds, and occasionally an Alaskan Brown Bear can be strolling on the beach.
The 45′ M/V TAZ is an ideal vessel for observing and photographing wildlife. It is extremely stable, with large observation windows which allow for great viewing from both inside or outside on the deck. In addition, our unique hydrophone system allows us to hear the calls of the whales underwater. We also have a comfortable heated interior and enclosed restroom for the comfort of our passengers.