Portage Glacier Cruise & Wildlife Conservation Center
After a coach ride to Portage Lake, you board an m/v Ptarmigan designed to navigate the icebergs you'll see along the way. Within 3 hundred yards of Portage Glacier, you'll get great information from your guide as well as awesome vistas. Then, you'll visit the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, where a variety of animals who can not manage in the wild are sheltered. It's a great opportunity to see musk ox, bison, moose, and bear.
Price: Adults expect to pay around $130.
Booking Advice: This 4.5 hour excursion is rated as easy in terms of physical activity. The cruise line price is quite competitive.
Kayaking in Prince William Sound
For 3.5 hours, kayak Prince William Sound with a guide. You'll see some majestic scenery where ever you look.
Price: Adults expect to pay around $100.
Booking Advice: This excursion is rated as difficult in terms of physical exertion.
Chugach State Park Hike
These 4 hour hiking excursions take place in coastal alpine mountains with a guide who helps you to tailor your hike to your ability. The Alaskan Range. Cook Inlet, and Mt. McKinley can be seen, and the wildlife you might spot include squirrels, dall sheep, birds, and moose.
Price: Adults expect to pay around $90.
Booking Advice: This excursion is rated as difficult in terms of physical ability.
Glacier & Wildlife Flightseeing
Although the entire excursion takes about 2.5 hours, 1.5 hours of that time is your actual flight in a seaplane over Colony and Knik Glaciers. In addition to the incredible landsape, you might also see bear, eagles, moose, and Beluga Whales.
Price: Adults expect to pay around $235.
Booking Advice: This excursion receives an easy rating in terms of physical exertion. Third party vendors offer some very competitive prices for similar excursions.
Prince William Sound Exp Glacier Cruise
This excursion, which lasts 6.5 hours, takes you to a salmon hatchery, and then you'll see several glaciers, including the awesome Surprise Glacier in Harriman Fjord. Lunch is included, and you'll have great opportunity to see harbour seals and sea otters.
Price: Adults expect to pay around $160.
Booking Advice: This excursion is rated as easy in terms of physical difficulty.