8.5 Hour Northwestern Fjord Cruise. Please visit our Specials & Packages page for a list of our current specials. When I needed to switch up the date (and type) of tour I was taking due to the wildfires - the staff were very understanding and helpful and allowed … I could not have asked for a better tour. Password is required to be at least 6 characters and contain a number, a lower case letter, an uppercase letter and a special character. Our 8.5-hour tour travels the farthest of all of our tours into the Kenai Fjords National Park. I’m an animal lover, but the glaciers blew me away! What is the Northwestern Fjord Tour? How to become one of the lucky few who experience Kenai Fjord National Park’s remote reaches. About this Tour. We never stop searching for the places we're passionate about, connections we value and moments that bring us joy. Traveling further into Kenai Fjords than any other tour, this is a journey to the remote Northwest Home to three tidewater glaciers, the Northwestern Fjord is unlike anywhere else on earth. Fjord Tours Departing from different, but equally stunning locations across Iceland, fjord tours take you deep into the beauty of Iceland's rugged and mountainous coastline, allowing you to witness first-hand the iconic and dramatic features that characterise the country's unbound natural landscapes. The longest cruise offered in Kenai Fjords National Park takes you to the remote, untouched Northwestern Fjord. Considered by many the jewel of Alaska's Kenai Fjords National Park, Northwestern Fjords is a sea kayaking paradise. Stay with us in Seward! Prices below include 10% online booking discount. The tidewater glacier has been steadily receding over the past century. Children are allowed on all other cruises. The Tracy Arm Fjord with Adventure Bound out of Juneau or Northwestern Fjord Tour out of Seward. Cruise into the farthest coastal reaches of Kenai Fjords National Park on this remote and immersive nine-hour boat tour from Seward. For your convenience, we can add our hotel and transportation between Anchorage and Seward to your cruise reservation. The Northwestern Fjord Cruise is a truly unique cruise, and must-do activity for adventure travelers in Alaska. Watch for wildlife at every turn, and get so close to the glaciers you can almost touch them on this fully-narrated full-day cruise. Northwestern Fjord offers the most remote wildlife and glacier-viewing opportunities available in the. Worth the time and money. Coastal weather changes quickly, Make sure you have a fresh memory card and your batteries are charged—you'll be taking tons of photos. Tour is perfect for the birder or adventure enthusiast! This is our best tour … Words cannot describe the incredible day with Captain Justin and Clint on the Full-Day Kenai Fjords National Park Adventure Cruise! Is a meal served on this cruise?Yes, we offer a complimentary light breakfast and deli style lunch on this cruise. Experience Calving Glaciers, Majestic Fjords, Rare Birds, Whales, and tons of other Alaskan Wildlife on this 9 hour adventure. Ideal for the adventure-seeker, naturalist, and whale-watching enthusiast, this tour explores the untouched area of Northwestern Fjord. We were able to get into places the bigger boats couldn’t. This cruise travels with a smaller group for a more intimate cruising experience, providing the best opportunity for up-close views of wildlife including humpback whales, orca whales, Steller sea lions, harbor seals, seabirds, otters, and more. The memories we create for our guests aren’t typical —every experience is unique, personal and unforgettable. Unfortunately, there are no exceptions. Operating since 1974, Kenai Fjords Tours has the most experienced and knowledgeable captains, sailing the newest fleet of custom sightseeing vessels operating in Kenai Fjords National Park. Unlike any other area along this coast, Northwestern Fjord was covered by glaciers less than 100 years ago. Captain Justin and Clint were amazing! Most amazing, the calving glaciers! Watch for wildlife at every turn, and get so close to the glaciers you can almost touch … Kenai Fjords National Park. Pursuit's Safety Promise is our commitment to the safety and well-being of our guests and staff. Kenai Fjords Tours Boats Kenai Fjords Tours operates the largest day cruise fleet in Southcentral Alaska. There were about 36 people on our trip so plenty of viewing and room to roam around the boat. How to become one of the lucky few who experience Kenai Fjord National Park’s remote reaches. Route may vary depending on weather, wildlife, and glacier ice conditions. Complimentary light breakfast and deli lunch included. Ideal for photographers, birders, and whale-watching enthusiasts, this small vessel adventure cruise explores the remote, untouched area of Northwestern Fjord in Kenai Fjords National Park. Ideal for photographers, birders, and whale-watching enthusiasts, this small-vessel adventure cruise explores the remote, untouched area of Northwestern Fjord. Tour Overview. Northwestern Fjord cruise will travel approximately 150 miles roundtrip through Resurrection Bay, the Alaska Maritime National Wildlife Refuge (a.k.a. Our website uses cookies. The ride was very smooth and the crew were extremely helpful and courteous. *Cruise not suitable for children under 12. We recommend that you book early to ensure your spot on this cruise. Complimentary light breakfast and deli lunch included. On this tour you will cruise with us deep into Kenai Fjords National Park on one of our fast, safe, and comfortable 6 passenger vessels. The six-hour tour of the Kenai Fjords National Park was dazzling in a whole new way. Get up-close views of glaciers, whales, and wildlife on this small vessel adventure cruise. Get up-close views of glaciers, whales, and wildlife on this small-vessel adventure cruise. Signup for our newsletter to get the 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.