Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Alaska on an outing that showcases the state's striking geographical features and abundant native wildlife. Spot hanging glaciers and Dall sheep as you drive along Turnagain Arm, then take an unforgettable cruise right up to the face of Portage Glacier.
Guided Tour along the Turnagain Arm, one of the worlds greatest scenic drives
One hour cruise to the face of Portage Glacier with Park Service Ranger
Walk or ride through the Alaska Wildlife Conversation Center to view Alaska's most spectacular animals up close
Return transportation to Anchorage with picturesque photo stops
Spend six hours on a half-day tour of the scenic Turnagain Arm'a narrow branch of the Cook Inlet that's backed by the Chugach Mountains. Drive on America's most scenic road, the famous Seward Highway, and stop at'spots like Beluga Point to scan the landscape for wildlife. At the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, see where injured and orphaned animals are brought to be rehabilitated, and get up close to large mammals like caribou, bison, and elk. Enjoy lunch in the town of Girdwood and drive through the Chugach Mountains, before finishing the guided, small group tour with a hotel drop-off in Anchorage.
Have your guide pick you up in Anchorage, and let you enjoy your scenic drive North East to the beautiful Matanuska Glacier! 'Here we will spend approximately two hours walking around on the glacier, where you will be outfitted with cleats and hiking poles. 'There are numerous opportunities for incredible views and photos while walking around! 'After the walk, we will have lunch at a local eatery before returning to Anchorage.
A professional tour guide will pick you up and drive you south along the Turnagain Arm, looking for sheep, mountain goats, moose, eagles, and more wildlife native to this area. The main attraction is the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center where we will visit with musk ox, moose, elk herd, caribou herd, and more Alaskan wild animals - these are our guaranteed animal friends! The musk ox are right at home in the winter wonderland and even the once thought to be extinct wood bison make for a picturesque photo with the amazing backdrop of the Chugach Range and Turnagain Arm.
Take a tour along the glacier-carved shores of the Turnagain Arm, scoping out craggy cliffs for Dall sheep and scanning the water for surfacing beluga whales. On this guided excursion, take a scenic drive outside of Anchorage and spend some time visiting orphaned animals at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center.
Get picked up from your Anchorage hotel, where you can hop in a comfortable shuttle and let your guide plot a course to to the south. Pass through Chugach State Park, along waterfront roads that offer sweeping views of the Turnagain Arm. Look for beluga whales coming in from Cook Inlet, try and spot eagles nesting in evergreen treetops, and spot Dall sheep framed against the black backdrop of steep mountainsides.
Experience the highlights of Turnagain Arm on the scenic Seward Parkway! This road is often considered as one of America's most scenic drives,'and this 4-hour tour'helps bring you up close to the'gorgeous natural scenery. Stop at lookouts like Beluga Point for to snap a couple of photos, and keep an eye out for caribou, eagles, moose, and other wildlife. Learn about animal rehabilitation at'the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center, and enjoy the stunning natural beauty'on this small group Alaska wildlife tour.
Experience magnificent Portage Glacier on this full-day tour from Anchorage, as well as famous Seward Highway'America's most scenic road. Hugging the edge of Turnagain Arm, stop at lookouts like Beluga Point to try to spot caribou or moose, and continue on to see even more wildlife at the Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge. Take a cruise on Portage Lake to see Portage Glacier calving, and see where wildlife is rehabilitated at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. After stopping for lunch in the town of Girdwood and exploring the Chugach Mountains, this 7-hour, small group tour finishes back at your Anchorage hotel.