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Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve

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Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, AK
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Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve, AK
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Reviewed yesterday

Glacier Bay was a feature day on our 7 day cruise around SE Alaska. At 7 am, several of the park rangers were launched out to the cruise ship and they spent the day guiding us through the ecology of the bay explaining how the...More

Thank Sarah D
Reviewed yesterday

We visited Glacier Bay as our last full day on Un-Cruise, a fantastic little ship, which we felt was just so much better for really seeing Alaska than the floating goliaths. This was really the only day of our week that we saw any of...More

Thank fillyk
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Glacier Bay is one of the most beautiful places I have ever seen in my life. Ruby Princess took us there. First, we were cruising to Margerie glacier which was incredible. There, we saw a whale, an otter and few glaciers collapsed. Then we moved...More

Thank TheNayzer
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

As part of the Alaskan cruise, we visited the glaciers and it was so interesting! You really can't appreciate it until you see it. The size of the ice and all the different wildlife, like eagles, gulls, and whales. Some of the glaciers move 6...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 3 days ago

The cruise ship pulled up by several glaciers and it was incredible! We had rangers on board to explain what we were seeing. There were some kayaks going by the base of these ice monsters and that really help to understand the size. It was...More

Thank Island Realtor
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was one of the highlights of our Alaska trip! It is a long day but it doesn't feel like it. I was in awe the entire day looking at the amazing scenery and wildlife. Aside from the all the glaciers (one calving), snow peaked...More

Thank QuitYourJobandTravel
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were in the park for 3 days and enjoyed everyone of them. We stayed at the lodge. The rooms are rustic but fit the experience. The restaurant is good and convenient as there are not many choices around theThe lodge itself is lovely. We...More

Thank Pam B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our ship visited Glacier Bay and the rangers came aboard for the visit to answer questions and educate on the Bay. Absolutely gorgeous (we had an exceptional day) and impressive watching the action of the glaciers - lots of changes now.

Thank huntejk
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Margerie Glacier, with its unique bright blue ice flowing from the Fairweather Mountain Range. We stayed in the water in front of the glacier for an hour and witnessed calving- ice crashing from the glacier into the water as the glacier continues to move forward...More

Thank Lee D
Reviewed 6 days ago

Took the Holland America Voyage of the Glaciers from Seward to Vancouver. Selected them because we had gone with Princess 5 years ago and wanted a different ship but HAD to visit Glacier Bay. If you go to Alaska by sea be sure you pick...More

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Michelle B
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Two nights at the lodge....
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Response from SnowyShasta | Reviewed this property |
I don't think you can really go wrong in Glacier Bay. I suppose bow heading in so you can see the glaciers as you head towards them. Port vs. starboard would depend the route your ship is taking. We loved taking wildlife... More
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