Major Marine Tours: Your one-stop shop for adventure!

Major Marine Tours not only offers our guests world-class wildlife & glacier cruises, we are also your one-stop shop for booking your ultimate Alaskan adventure! Our friendly customer service agents can help arrange transportation, hotel, and activities along with your cruise reservation.

BOOK NOW: Call (907) 274-7300 or (800) 764-7300

Harbor 360 Hotel and Orca Song

Seward Harbor 360 Hotel

The Seward Harbor 360 Hotel is your gateway to Kenai Fjords National Park and is the perfect starting point for your Seward adventures. Located directly on the waterfront of the Seward Small Boat Harbor, this hotel offers stunning views of Resurrection Bay and the mountains. Enjoy Seward’s only hotel pool, hot tub, and free breakfast. For your convenience, you can check in for most Major Marine Tours cruises at our office inside Harbor 360 Hotel and board your cruise at the dock located directly behind the hotel.

Price: Spring rates starting at $79/night, Summer rates starting at $189/night
Location: Seward
How to Reserve: call our reservations line, (907) 274-7300

Alaska Railroad

Transportation

Sit back, relax, and let someone else drive! There’s no better way to enjoy the scenery along the Turnagain Arm and Kenai Peninsula than by taking one of our transportation options to Seward or Whittier. Travel aboard the Alaska Railroad or motorcoach for a memorable adventure. More information about our transportation options can be found on our transportation page.

Price: Starting at $99 round trip for Whittier, $90 round trip for Seward
Location: Seward & Whittier
How to Reserve: Book online or call our reservations line, (907) 274-7300

Kayaker

Kayaking

One of the best ways to get an up-close experience of Kenai Fjords National Park and Resurrection Bay is in a kayak. Major Marine Tours is proud to partner with Liquid Adventures, a local kayak company based out of Seward that shows you to some of the most special, remote spots in the area by kayak. These guided trips are suitable for all levels.

Half-Day Tonsina Creek Kayak Trip: Paddle through Resurrection Bay, enjoying spectacular scenery and wildlife sightings along the way. Park your kayak on a beach and enjoy a snack before heading back to the harbor. Paddle in a double kayak.
Duration: 3 hours
Departure times: 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.
Price: $69

Full-Day Resurrection Bay Kayak Trip: Paddle along the coastline of Resurrection Bay and make stops along the way to hike to a hidden waterfall and an abandoned WWII fort. Enjoy a handmade, gourmet backcountry lunch midway through your adventure. Paddle in a double kayak.
Duration: 7.5 hours
Departure time: 8:30 a.m
Price: $139

Bear Glacier Iceberg Kayak Trip: Explore the massive icebergs that have calved off of Bear Glacier, the the largest glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park. Paddle around the calm waters of Bear Lagoon as your guide navigates you through the maze of ice made up of beautiful, massive ice chunks. Travel to Bear Lagoon on a jet boat from Seward. Paddle in a double or single kayak.
Duration: 5 hours
Departure time: 9:00 a.m
Price: starting at $275

Location: Seward
How to Reserve: Call our reservations line, (907) 274-7300

Stand Up Paddleboarders

Stand Up Paddleboarding

Stand Up Paddleboarding (SUP) is one of the fastest growing sports in the world. Now is your chance experience the SUP craze for yourself. SUP is a variation of surfing, using a long canoe-style paddle to move across the water while standing on a super-sized surfboard. The standing height over the water gives you an elevated perspective, allowing you to see both deeper into the water and farther across the surface of the water.

Bear Lake Intro to Stand Up Paddleboarding: Learn the ins and outs of stand up paddleboarding from an experienced instructor while enjoying the beauty of Bear Lake. In this 2 hour flat water session, you will learn the fundamentals of SUP. No experience necessary.
Duration: 2 hours
Departure time: varies by day
Price: $85

Bear Glacier Stand Up Paddleboarding: Bear Glacier, the largest glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park, is one of the most spectacular places in Alaska. At the base of the glacier’s 12 mile ice tongue lies a saltwater lagoon filled with massive icebergs. Explore the surreal maze of icebergs on your SUP with an experienced guide.
Duration: 6 hours
Departure time: varies by day
Price: starting at $275

Location: Seward
How to Reserve: Call our reservations line, (907) 274-7300

Exit Glacier Hiking

Exit Glacier Hiking

Experience the beauty of Exit Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park with Exit Glacier Guides, a Seward-based guiding company that has been sharing the beauty of Alaska with visitors for over a decade. Enjoy an easy hike to the edge of the glacier or embark on a adventurous hike on the glacier’s undulating surface.

Exit Glacier Naturalist Hike: Walk to the edge of Exit Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park with a naturalist guide. Learn how this magnificent chunk of ice has affected the geology, biology. and even the weather in the beautiful Resurrection Valley.
Duration: 1.5 hours
Total length: 2.4 miles
Ability level: easy
Departure times: 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Price: $35

Exit Glacier Ice Hiking: This 5 hour tour is popular with outdoor enthusiasts who want to dig in and explore what Alaska has to offer. The picturesque path alongside Exit Glacier climbs 1400 ft in 1.5 miles over a mixture of trail and backcountry terrain. You will then spend an hour exploring the undulating surface of the ice of Exit Glacier before hiking back down the trail.
Duration: 5 hours
Ability level: moderate
Departure times: 9:00 a.m and 12:00 p.m
Price: $130

Location: Seward
How to Reserve: Call our reservations line, (907) 274-7300

Alaska SeaLife Center

Alaska SeaLife Center

The Alaska SeaLife Center is a state-of-the-art marine research, rehabilitation, and education facility on the shores of Resurrection Bay in downtown Seward. Learn about the Alaska SeaLife Center’s significant marine research and rehabilitation efforts for sick and injured marine mammals. Watch marine animals up-close and get immersed in marine ecosystems in the naturalistic marine habitats.

Price: $21.95 per adult, $11.95 per child
Location: Seward
How to Reserve: Call our reservations line, (907) 274-7300