26 Glacier Cruise & Anchorage Transfer (Wheelchair Accessible)

26 Glacier Cruise & Anchorage Transfer (Wheelchair Accessible)

8.75 hours | Anchorage (Whittier) | W H 1 - 6 2 6
Average Guest Rating
$ 334.95
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Points of Interest

  • Turnagain Arm
  • Prince William Sound
Wheelchair Accessible, Includes meal, Easy activity

Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.

Hop aboard a catamaran and travel 160 miles into Prince William Sound to see 26 "named" glaciers, as well as an abundance of wildlife - both on shore and below the water on this 5.5-hour cruise. A hot meal is included as well as a no-seasickness guarantee and a transfer to select Anchorage hotels and the airport.

Come face to face with several types of glaciers, including the alpine (hanging), piedmont and tidewater. It's not uncommon to see glaciers calve (when pieces of ice break off into the water) during the cruise. To witness this massive movement of ice and hear its thunderous roar is truly an unforgettable experience.

And the wildlife is equally astounding. Enjoy sightings of sea otters, seals, porpoises, sea lions and bald eagles during the cruise. You may also spot bears, mountain goats and whales - both humpback and orca. At the end of the trip we'll visit a bird rookery - home to thousands of kittiwakes.

Special Notes:

The content of this tour is identical to WH1-625. Only guests using a wheelchair can book this tour, as it ensures accessible transportation. Due to the specialized nature of some lift-equipped vehicles, priority is given to guests using a wheelchair and one companion only; additional companions may be required to travel on the transportation provided for tour WH1-625. Bookings not marked with an accessibility requirement will be removed from the tour's inventory.

This tour can accommodate manual and electric wheelchairs. The lift on the vehicle can accommodate a maximum weight of 600 lbs., maximum length of 46 inches and maximum width of 30 inches. Passengers with disabilities must contact the onboard Tour Office at least 48 hours prior to the excursion to ensure arrangements can be made to meet their particular needs. Please be sure to read the "Accessible Cruising" information on the home page of Princess.com.

This tour is available to passengers disembarking in Whittier with an overnight stay in Anchorage after their cruise or departing on flights after 11:00pm on the day of disembarkation. It is not available to passengers on back-to-back voyages who will stay onboard the ship and cruise back to Vancouver. Guests who booked their Anchorage hotel through Princess will be dropped at their hotel and collect their luggage by 8:30pm. The tour then drops at the Anchorage airport by 9:00pm for guests with late departing flights. Guests who made their own Anchorage hotel arrangements will transfer to the airport, collect their luggage and make their own way to their hotel via taxi, Uber or shuttle, if provided by their hotel.

Whittier tours are only available to cruisetour guests who spend the first night of their package in Anchorage. Other cruisetour guests cannot take an excursion as they would miss the transfer to their next destination.

A vegetarian meal is available upon prior request at the onboard Tour Desk.

Unaccompanied Minor Policy: Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.


Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.

Walk from cruise ship to tour dock, check in and boarding

Transport type: Walking
Travel time: 00:30
Air conditioned: No
Walking distance: 50
Restroom available: No
Shopping available: No
Photo/video restrictions: No
Photo/video opportunity: Yes

26 Glacier Cruise

Transport type: Motorized Vessel
Transport Capacity: 300
Time at site: 05:30
Air conditioned: Yes
Restroom available: Yes
Shopping available: Yes
Photo/video restrictions: No
Photo/video opportunity: Yes

Board motorcoach and transfer to Anchorage hotels or airport

Transport type: Motorcoach
Transport Capacity: 28
Travel time: 02:45
Photo/video restrictions: No
Photo/video opportunity: Yes