We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Resurrection Bay

Features Animals
Book In Advance
All photos (413)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“sea otters”(84 reviews)
“boat tour”(48 reviews)
This area provides birders with views of fulmars, petrels, puffins, murres, kittiwakes and auklets.
Seward, AK
+1 877-777-4051
Ways to Experience Resurrection Bay
from $93.38
More Info
from $108.36
More Info
from $173.63
More Info
Reviews (820)
Filter reviews
775 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews sea otters boat tour surrounded by mountains beautiful area fox island natural beauty lowell point stunning scenery saw seals major marine tours see whales kenai fjords killer whales wildlife viewing hour cruise sea life center fish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 775 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really good.. and exiting place to have a great cruise.. there is a chance of whales and other animals as well.

Thank sumankundu1985
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We left from Seward, where our ship was docked in Resurrection Bay. It was unusual weather for September as the skies were perfectly clear and the weather warmer than usual, which made for some wonderful vistas of the bay, the mountains surrounding it and the...More

Thank jer b
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable boat, with inside seating which was important on our rainy visit. Good drinks too! Narration was done well.

Thank Julie W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Bay was stunningly beautiful the day we did the Kenai Fjords cruise, but we were told the weather was unusual for September. Be prepared for overcast skies, but don't let that stop you from going. The scenery is breath-taking, and the sealife abundant. We...More

1  Thank Curious744921
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best views of the Bay are from the Jeep trail up Mt. Marathon = be sure to look behind you as you work your way up the bench to the higher elevations. Also, a short stroll south from the Sealife Center towards Lowell Point offer...More

Thank 5moreminutes
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Take time and walk along the waterfront. You have an opportunity to see whales, sea otters and salmon fishing. The backdrop is just incredible with the water and mountains. One of my favorite places in Alaska!!

Thank BonoAJ
Reviewed September 7, 2018

We took a boat tour; hiked next to (not on) the Exit Glacier, sea kayaked near Fox island and explored the downtown. Would love to return

Thank Steven B
Reviewed September 4, 2018

Resurrection bay has so many beautiful coves, islands, waterfalls, wildlife it is incredible. We were there on an overcast day and some of our best pictures include the sun rays coming through the clouds. You really have to be on a watercraft away from the...More

Thank Charlotte F
Reviewed September 1, 2018

We keep coming back when we are here. The beauty is SO pristine and relaxing. Lots of wildlife here.

Thank Rosetealady
Reviewed August 31, 2018

This is one of those places you should take the time to slow down and enjoy the town of Seward, the friendly residents, good restaurants and beautiful scenery. The walk along the bay goes from the port to the Sea Life Center. Near the port...More

2  Thank Lisa S
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 13 nearby hotels
Best Western Plus Edgewater Hotel
782 reviews
.10 miles away
Hotel Seward
659 reviews
.14 miles away
Sauerdough Lodging
105 reviews
.19 miles away
The Van Gilder Hotel
175 reviews
.22 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 50 nearby restaurants
The Cookery
636 reviews
.12 miles away
Discovery Cafe
69 reviews
.28 miles away
Resurrect Art Coffee House
177 reviews
.28 miles away
Woody's Thai Kitchen
279 reviews
.66 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 102 nearby attractions
Alaska SeaLife Center
2,984 reviews
.24 miles away
Hope Community Library Gift Shop
12 reviews
.65 miles away
Seward Community Library & Museum
92 reviews
.12 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Angel S
April 28, 2015|
Response from dashAK99664 |
There are several tour companies each offering several time choices and tour lengths.