This was the right size boat and the best distance to go to see everything. We explored the fjords, saw lots of wildlife, and visited a glacier. Not only Captain Chris is very knowledgeable about the waters, shores, glaciers, marine mammals, and birds but also he is a great narrator that makes the whole trip so enjoyable. Our 8.5 Hour Northwestern Fjord Cruise travels farther into Kenai Fjords National Park than any other cruise. Don’t miss the only daily tour that visits the majestic Northwestern Fjord, home to three amazing tidewater glaciers and numerous alpine glaciers, part of Kenai Fjords National Park. Major Marine Tours is a proud participant of Whale SENSE, an education program that recognizes whale watching companies committed to responsible whale watching practices. There are no specials for this cruise at this time. Kenai Fjords Tours: Northwestern Fjord Tour - See 4,689 traveler reviews, 2,734 candid photos, and great deals for Seward, AK, at Tripadvisor. Password. This cruise has limited capacity and sells out quickly. Get up-close views of glaciers, whales, and wildlife on this small vessel adventure cruise. There is also another tour that last about 6 hours going out of Seward also but I can't remember the name but I am sure you all know which one I am talking about. We got some amazing photos. Our longest cruise takes you to the remote, untouched Northwestern Fjord in Kenai Fjords National Park. Our 8.5 Hour Northwestern Fjord Cruise travels farther into Kenai Fjords National Park than any other cruise. They go above and beyond with their knowledge and experience and truly care, personalizing the day for everyone on board. Home to three tidewater glaciers, the Northwestern Fjord is unlike anywhere else on earth. We are the original Kenai Fjords wildlife and glacier cruise operator, since 1974. The tour of the Northwestern Fjord was very enjoyable. Northwestern fjord tour. Located deep in the National Park, this trip requires. This cruise is best for those who want a smaller boat that is all about seeing nature and the glaciers. The captain and crew spotted the wildlife and got us right where we needed to be. This is a small vessel adventure cruise that travels farthest into Kenai Fjords National Park and spends the most amount of time in the open ocean. As a family-owned business, we strive to provide a quality experience for all ages. This glacier, named after Northwestern University in 1909, can be found at the head of Northwestern Fjord in Kenai Fjords National Park, just under 30 miles southwest of Seward. The views of the glaciers up close were so impressive – just what we had hoped for. This cruise is ideal for birders and photographers. Major Marine Tours owns Harbor 360 Hotel, the premier waterfront hotel in Seward. As many times as I have been to Alaska (business), I never took the time nor had much interest in a Kenai Fjords trip. We did the longest boat tour to the NW fjord. Lunch was very good. The following bird species may be seen on this cruise: horned puffin, tufted puffin, common murre, thick-billed murre, black-legged kittiwake, oystercatcher, red-faced cormorant, double-crested cormorant, pelagic cormorant, Kittlitz’s murrelet, ancient murrelet, marbled murrelet, rhinoceros auklet, parakeet auklet, sooty shearwater, parasitic jaeger, long-tailed jaeger, peregrine falcon, pigeon guillemot, surf scoter, white-winged scoter, black scoter, merganser, eider, harlequin duck, goldeneye, loon, Leach’s storm petrel, fork-tailed storm petrel, Northern fulmar, and bald eagle. most recent Major Marine updates. The highlight of Alex's and my trip to Kenai Fjords National Park in early May was the 3 day/2 night kayaking trip we went on with Miller's Landing. Continental breakfast and lunch. Pursuit is a collection of inspiring and unforgettable experiences in iconic places including Alaska, Montana, the Canadian Rockies, Vancouver, Reykjavík, Las Vegas (opening in 2021) and Toronto (opening in 2022). What is the difference between this cruise and the other cruises?This cruise provides the unique experience of traveling on a smaller vessel with limited capacity.