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  • Excellent79%
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  • Average4%
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8 Oct 2015
“THE BEST”
10 Aug 2014
“Renown aka Major Marine Glacier Cruise. Fantastic!”
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Seward, AK 99664-0310
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Reviewed October 8, 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.

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Reviewed August 10, 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...More

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Reviewed May 31, 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...More

6  Thank assamkl
Reviewed December 16, 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...More

4  Thank Beenthered0nethatt00
Reviewed July 28, 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...More

1  Thank travelinmom12
Reviewed June 29, 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...More

3  Thank admiralnelsonden
Reviewed June 26, 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...More

1  Thank TXLuv2Travel
Reviewed June 26, 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...More

1  Thank Houston_Eriol
Reviewed June 15, 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...More

1  Thank ColoNative19
Reviewed May 17, 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...More

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We purchased a coupon book from Alaska Tourism. This book had numerous coupons good throughout Alaska. The cost if I recall was $100.00.
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