American Ornithological Society: Glacier & wildlife cruise discount

Humpback Whale and Glacier Express

Experience the spectacular beauty of Alaska’s glaciers, wildlife, and scenery on a cruise with Major Marine Tours. Attendees of the American Ornithological Society Meeting, along with family and friends, will receive 20% off our 6 Hour Kenai Fjords National Park Cruise on June 29th, 2019. This cruise departs from the beautiful harbor town of Seward, a 2.5 hour drive south of Anchorage. Transportation options available. Book by April 1st to receive this discount.

Departing from Seward

Explore the world of whales, wildlife, and glaciers found in Kenai Fjords National Park on a comfortable, high-speed catamaran. Providing a full narration to your journey, a uniformed National Park Ranger will be onboard to point out the spectacular sights and provide information on the area’s ecology, history, and geology. You will spend time in front of the mighty Holgate Glacier, an actively calving tidewater glacier. Enjoy our famous salmon and prime rib buffet, served onboard during the cruise, for an additional $24. Departs 11:30 a.m., Returns 5:30 p.m.

Bird species that 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 stormpetrel, Northern fulmar, bald eagle

Special Price: $159 $127

Taxes, fees, and meal not included in price.

Transportation Options

Alaska Railroad Coastal Classic: $172 round trip
Departs Anchorage: 6:45 a.m. / Arrives Seward: 11:05 a.m.
Departs Seward: 6:00 p.m. / Arrives Anchorage: 10:15 p.m.

Park Connection Motorcoach: $90 round trip
Departs Anchorage: 7:00 a.m. / Arrives Seward: 9:45 a.m.
Departs Seward: 6:30 p.m. / Arrives Anchorage: 9:30 p.m.


Book online using promotional code AOS, or call us at (907) 274-7300 and mention code. Book by April 1st to receive this special rate.

Please select June 29th when making your reservation to book with the American Ornithological Society group.

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