Immerse Yourself in Alaska Adventure

For those looking for an adventure, this private touring program includes some of Alaska’s most exciting experiences.

With the resort community of Girdwood as your base camp, explore Alaska with a variety of adventure activities.  Located between the Chugach Mountains and Turnagain Arm, Girdwood is the perfect location for action-filled days and relaxing evenings.  Explore Kenai Fjords National Park and witness calving glaciers.  Travel by rail through a coastal mountain range.  Paddle across a glacier lake and hike amongst unique glacier formations before flying back to your hotel on an exclusive helicopter.  Conclude your adventures as you observe Alaska brown bears in the remote wilderness.

Suggested Route

1

Arrive Anchorage

Receive a personal greeting upon arrival, followed by a private transfer to your hotel located at the base of the Chugach Mountains.
Overnight Girdwood
2

Kenai Fjords National Park

Journey to Seward this morning and board a sightseeing vessel. Explore Kenai Fjords National Park and search for whales, puffins, sea lions, and sea otters. Bears and mountain goats are often seen along the ocean’s edge. Visit a tidewater glacier and enjoy lunch while you watch the ice crash into the ocean below. Return to Girdwood by luxury dome railcar.
Overnight Girdwood
3

Spencer Glacier Helicopter Adventure

Travel into the Chugach Mountains on the iconic Alaska Railroad. With your experienced guide, paddle across a glacier lake to the toe of Spencer Glacier. Spend the afternoon exploring the glacier formations before being whisked away by helicopter back to your hotel.
Overnight Girdwood
4

Bear viewing

Travel to Anchorage to board your small plane. Fly along the shores of Cook Inlet to a remote bear viewing location. Spend the afternoon watching bears graze on salmon, clams, and sage grass before returning to Anchorage. Your private driver/guide will greet you for your return to Girdwood.
Overnight Girdwood
5

Girdwood to Seward or Whittier

Enjoy a leisurely morning before departing by private vehicle to your cruise ship terminal. Arrive at the cruise ship terminal in time for your departing cruise.

NOTE: Itinerary can operate in reverse as a post-cruise land program

A map detailing the best national parks for active excursions in southcentral Alaska.

Make It Your Own

  • Extend your bear viewing tour for a full day adventure
  • Tailor your Kenai Fjords Cruise to your interest with a private tour
  • Include a visit to the Alaska Native Heritage Center before your bear viewing tour
  • Extend your adventure with a full day of fishing on the World-Famous Kenai River

You can learn more about these suggestions and other ways to customize this itinerary by requesting a custom tour proposal.

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