Scan for pods of orcas, porpoises and dolphins.

William Henry Bay Exploration & Whale Quest  

A once in a lifetime opportunity to learn about whales, sea lions, porpoises, seals, bald eagles, and other species of wildlife and travel by high-speed expedition vessel

  • Opportunity to search for humpback whales, orca and other marine and birdlife
  • Scenic cruise along passages that are home to an abundance of wildlife.
  • Narration from knowledgeable crew and naturalists.
  • Difficulty level

    Level 2: Moderate - some mobility needed

  • Duration

    3hrs

  • Max. passengers

    145

  • Booking code

    A-WHB1

  • Notices

    To fully enjoy the outside observation decks, we recommend participants bring a warm, rainproof jacket, hat & gloves.

Board an Alaskan-built expedition vessel directly from the ship and set out to explore the stunning wilderness area surrounding William Henry Bay. As you relax in the warm and comfortable cabin your experienced captain will navigate the vessel to showcase the beautiful Northern Lynn Canal, rugged shorelines, and other fascinating points of interest.  

A naturalist will present information regarding the history and culture of the region, and explain the behaviors of any wildlife that is encountered while onboard!  

Full size restrooms and a galley featuring locally brewed beers, regional snacks, and other food items ensure a comfortable journey in the most wild stretches of Southeast Alaska. 

Practical information:

  • Language: English.

  • Included: Hot chocolate, tea, coffee, bottled water, soda, beer, and wine. 

  • Remarks/requirements: To fully enjoy the outside observation decks, we recommend participants bring a warm, rainproof jacket, hat & gloves. 

  • Walking information: Approximately 10 meters of walking is required; however, guests must be able to negotiate transit of a narrow, moderately-steep gangway with only minor assistance to embark and disembark the tour vessel. 

  • Wheelchair accessible: No.