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Major Marine Tours - Prince William Sound Glacier Cruise - CLOSED

Major Marine Tours - Prince William Sound Glacier Cruise
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Major Marine Tours will end operations in Whittier next year to meet an increased tourism demand in Seward, Alaska. For breathtaking glacier and wildlife cruises, please visit us in Seward and travel into the remarkable Kenai Fjords National Park!
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Harbor Loop Subdivision, Whittier, AK 99501
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Reviewed December 18, 2018

great great time. weather was perfect, smooth ride. saw wildlife, glaciers, mountain scenery. Narration was informative. Food surprisingly good; I had the salmon. Ample seating below top deck, could have used more above on the open deck. Surprise Bay and Glacier were spectacular. Crew was...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Richard S
Reviewed November 25, 2018

This tour took us out to Surprise Glacier which we got surprisingly close to. We got to see tons of other glaciers along the way and we had a park ranger aboard so we got tons of facts about the glaciers and surrounding landscape and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank JenG1234
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

To begin with it appears as any other boat ride..till the ranger starts to share information about the area in gentle details bout how birds fish seagulls live ...and when the captain slows down and shuts off the engine for you to hear a glacier..and...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sharma550000
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Great view of glaciers and PWS, especially the Surprise Glacier. We got to see it up close for at least half hour. The Salmon and rib buffet were tasty, too.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank End_of_Cloud
Reviewed October 11, 2018

So incredible. This was perhaps the greatest day of our three weeks in Alaska. The weather was perfect and the pictures I brought back are perfect. The ranger was great, always available to answer questions.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DennisK1278
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

Even though it was windy and rainy, it was still a great time. Beautiful views, great food, and friendly staff! We went on the Surprise Glacier tour. The only down part was we didnt see hardly any wildlife.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Destiny G
Reviewed October 7, 2018

We went on the Prince William Sound Glacier Cruise. The scenery was exceptional partly because the weather was spectacular. We had a cloudless sky and warm temperatures. We were able to be outside up top most of the cruise where we could have a great...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Destination282915
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Comfortable seating, good food, knowledgeable ranger, accommodating captain & crew. Smooth ride with several on deck experiences.

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Jim_KC
Reviewed October 4, 2018

Really enjoyed this cruise to Surprise Glacier. Professional and welcoming crew. Other glaciers are seen as well, but the trip puts you very close to Surprise Glacier so you can really see (and hear) everything. Saw a bit of calving and that rich blue color....More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

The captain and crew were great about pointing out wildlife and we pleased to see so much. A little late in the season to see whales but we saw sea lions, seals, porpoises and so many different species of birds. So wonderful to see so...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
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