Whale Watching, Bear Viewing, and Birding Tours

Wildlife viewing is among the most popular activities in Alaska. From whale watching for orcas or humpbacks, to brown bear viewing and Alaska birding tours, your friends and family will delight in meeting Alaska animals of all shapes and sizes. Learn about Alaska’s “big five”, their habits and habitats, their hunting and feeding behaviors, and then grab your camera or video and photograph away. Take a cruise to view seacoast and marine wildlife at home in Alaska’s many fjords and bays. With an abundance of animals in all regions of the state, your ticket to mind-blowing Alaska wildlife viewing is simply choosing what you want to see and booking a day tour or overnight adventures.

Browsing 117 tours related to Wildlife

Bald Eagle nesting.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $97 / per person

Witness the amazing annual migration of California Gray Whales, traveling over 5,000 miles from Baja California to the nutrient rich waters of Alaska’s Bering Sea. This 4-hour... View Tour Details

Chinitna Bear from Kimberley FAM
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $819 / per person

Depart from Anchorage by wheeled plane for a 90-minute scenic flight southwest over Cook Inlet toward the Chigmit Mountains. Enjoy spectacular views of the Alaska and Aleutian... View Tour Details

Fox Island Beach View
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $87 / per person

Travel through the pristine waters of Resurrection Bay for a wild Alaska salmon and prime rib dinner with an exclusive visit to Fox Island. On this 50-mile round trip cruise, keep... View Tour Details

26 Glacier Cruise from Whittier.
Duration: Day Tour
Starting at: $179 / per person

Home to an abundance of glaciers and wildlife, Prince William Sound is one of Alaska’s most picturesque marine environments. Enjoy a day cruise on the calm waters of the Sound... View Tour Details

Duration: 8 Days
Starting at: $1619 / per person

Combine a classic Alaska train trip aboard the Alaska Railroad with an independent tour by car, driving the iconic and scenic roadway, the Alaska Highway. The easy pace of this tour... View Tour Details

Kenai Riverside Lodge guided fishing.
Duration: 4 Days
Starting at: $1845 / per person

Kenai Riverside Lodge is situated on the scenic banks of the Upper Kenai River in Cooper Landing, the heart of the Kenai Peninsula in Southcentral Alaska. Kenai Riverside Lodge offers... View Tour Details

Tutka Bay Wilderness Lodge on Kachemak Bay near Homer.
Duration: 3 Days
Starting at: $4999 / per person

Peace, tranquility and adventure are yours at Tutka Bay Wilderness Lodge, a luxurious ocean front wilderness retreat located near Homer in Alaska’s Southcentral region. Tutka... View Tour Details

Duration: 4 Days
Starting at: $1773 / per person

Founded in 1951, Camp Denali is Alaska’s original vacation lodge and nature center, which strives to help Alaska visitors gain a personal knowledge and appreciation for the... View Tour Details

Redoubt Bay Lodge on Big River Lake in the Redoubt Bay State Critical Habitat Area.
Duration: 2 Days
Starting at: $1385 / per person

Redoubt Bay Lodge is a rustic nature lodge located 50 miles southwest of Anchorage at the entrance to Lake Clark Pass on the shores of Cook Inlet. This classic Alaska adventure lodge... View Tour Details

Duration: 2 Days
Starting at: $1116 / per person

Alaska Homestead Lodge is nestled at the foot of Mt. Iliamna in Lake Clark National Park and near Silver Salmon Creek, a place of unsurpassed beauty. The lodge is reached via airplane... View Tour Details