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We did not know what to really expect but it exceeded our expectations. I would definitely do this tour again. Beautiful scenery & glaciers. Different wildlife. The staff on board... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2015
DeeDees S
Carleton, Michigan

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Carleton, Michigan
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24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2015

We did not know what to really expect but it exceeded our expectations. I would definitely do this tour again. Beautiful scenery & glaciers. Different wildlife. The staff on board was awesome. Its a must.

Thank DeeDees S
Larkspur, Colorado
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457 reviews
250 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 253 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 August 2014

We selected the 7 hours Glacier Cruise and went on a special route to Holgate and Surprise Glaciers. The weather was great, so we accessed the unique and wonderful Chiswell Islands. We saw humpback whales, dall porpoise, steller's sea lions at rest, many cool rock formations and lots of sea birds. Our day was special and a once in a... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 May 2011

Due to the good reviews, I chose this tour company but when I clicked the link, I was directed to Major Marine tours. This was a last minute booking because another tour company said the Seward Kenai tour was fully booked. So I was glad to find Major Marine still had space for me. A bonus was that there was... More 

6 Thank assamkl
Loveland, Colorado
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 December 2010

I've been on this cruise a couple of times now and it has been a safe, very enjoyable experience. The Captain was courteous and the Ranger was knowledgeable and vocal about what was going on at all times. One thing to remember when taking a cruise out--if you go on one of the huge boats, you will not get to... More 

4 Thank Beenthered0nethatt00
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42 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2009

huge, stable catamaran for touring around the kenai penninsula. park ranger on board to spot wildlife and give information on the area. boat captain and personnel take great care for the comfort of passengers and to point out wildlife. we saw humpback whales, orcas, bird colonies and the rare steller's sea lions. we can't say anything bad about this company... More 

1 Thank travelinmom12
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19 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2009

.....We saw lovely wildlife and greatly enjoyed our tour but....the sound system wasn't working. That meant if we wanted to follow the commentary we had to go inside to hear what Ranger Chad had to say. To his credit he came outside several times and was willing to stop and answer individual questions and chat, but it would have been... More 

3 Thank admiralnelsonden
Crowley, TX
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210 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2009

Recommend using Renown Tours to book your Resurrection Bay or Kenai Fjords National Parks Cruise in Seward. It was recommended to us by a local B&B and we enjoyed our cruise a lot. A lunch was provided on our tour and for those who don't realize it, they offer a non-seafood option for that. Dress very warmly in layers!

1 Thank TXLuv2Travel
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144 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 June 2009

The cruise was well organized from purchasing on-line (though we later found people who bught coupn books and got much better deals then even the early purchase one we got) to boarding, the naration by the very friendly ranger (she even walked around and chatted between events) and the entire plan. Crew was very attentive and clearly made sure we... More 

1 Thank Houston_Eriol
Louisville, CO
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18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2009

My daughter and I went on the 6 hour Glacier tour and were thrilled with the amount of wildlife we saw. Puffins, Seals, Killer whales, Humpback whales, Dall porpoises, and a Sea Otter. There were many more birds and it felt like a giant bonus to seeing the Glacier. The Glacier was loud and I loved that they asked everyone... More 

Thank ColoNative19
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2009

First of all I live and work in Seward,AK. I have been on almost all of the cruises available from the 3 tour companies in Seward. I just wanted to say that if you expect a LUXURY, all out cruise maybe you should take a vacation on a real cruise ship. Renown does have the largest catamaran that goes out... More 

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