Meares Glacier Cruise

Glacier cruising in beautiful Prince William Sound from Valdez.

  • Starting at: $170 / per person
  • Duration: 8.5 hours
  • Departure Time: 9:00am
  • Dates: June 1 - August 31, 2022, not daily
  • Child Rate: $85 / per child
  • Child Age: 2 to 12 years old

Tour Overview

This Valdez day tour takes you on a 110-mile cruise through the majestic waters of Prince William Sound to Meares Glacier. On board you will have a chance to view the Sound’s wildlife, such as sea otters, harbor seals, sea lions and whales. Learn about the mining, oil, earthquake, and fishing history of Valdez, hear stories about the first people to explore and live in the Sound, and pass by the terminus of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline. Your stop at Meares Glacier gives you the rare opportunity to see an advancing glacier, as well as the chance to witness glacial ice calving into the ocean. The tour departs from the small boat harbor in Valdez, AK.

What's Included

  • Roundtrip glacier cruise
  • Lunch and a light snack
  • All taxes and fees

Starting at: $1719 / per person

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