South East Alaska

A cruising experience like no other. Lofty glaciers and misty fjords, waterfalls and hot springs, orcas and grizzly bears, sea lions and bald eagles all combine to make Alaska a place for the most amazing adventure and exploration.

Itinerary

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  • Taku

    Taku

    Taku is a remote bay located on the eastern shore of Stephens Passage. Formerly it was a trading post which is now a National Historic Landmark.
  • Juneau

    Juneau

    Alaska’s historic capital is a great start to an Alaskan charter. The streets are lined with pubs, cafes, and mouth-watering restaurants. Native art is a big draw for visitors and you can even catch a show at the acclaimed Perseverance Theatre.
  • Ford’s Terror

    Ford’s Terror

    Explore Ford’s Terror, a very steep and narrow fjord with high granite mountain cliffs that surround the twisted waterway. An exhilarating experience!
  • The Brothers

    The Brothers

    Anchor off ‘the Brothers’ look for whales and sea lions! An opportunity to see up close the antics and facial expressions of these creatures. Depending on the tides, a fishing boat can also take you halibut fishing or walk through the virgin forests.
  • Sitka

    Sitka

    The most beautiful south-east Alaskan city, flanked by snow-capped mountains and the Pacific Ocean. Visit the National Historical Park, or get cruising and see the sea lions, otters and puffins as you pass St.Lazaria National Wildlife Refuge.
  • Chichagof Island

    Chichagof Island

    Take in the scenery of this extraordinary natural landscape. Look for magnificent bald eagles overhead, watch the shoreline for bear, and survey the surrounding sea for humpback whale sightings as well as porpoises, sea otters, seals and sea lions.
  • Tenakee Springs

    Tenakee Springs

    The picturesque harbour of Tenakee Springs offers a memorable experience and the crew can escort you in one of the tenders to the 108 degree sulphur springs for some restorative relaxation.
  • Warm Springs Bay

    Warm Springs Bay

    There is nothing quite like relaxing in the therapeutic mineral baths with a bottle of Champagne in the wild nature of Warm Springs Bay. These stops are among some of the most scenic, hidden gems to be found in Alaska’s Inside Passage.
  • Tracy Arm Fjord

    Tracy Arm Fjord

    “Lord of the Rings” country! Cruise through this granite fjord, and see the calving Sawyer Glacier and spy eagles, seals, bears, goats, and moose! Walls of ice move two feet a day, grinding and calving away huge chunks into the sea.
  • Admiralty Island

    Admiralty Island

    See the brown bears; Admiralty Island National Monument and the Kootznoowoo Wilderness embrace nearly a million acres of rainforest, alpine tundra, and rugged coastline. Spectacular runs of wild salmon fill the island's creeks each summer.
  • Mole Harbour

    Mole Harbour

    Roughly three hundred humpback whales spend at least part of their year, typically in the summer, in Alaska’s Inside Passage. Mole Harbour is a great spot to see them up close…
  • Pack Creek

    Pack Creek

    During July and August, brown bears come to the mouth of Pack Creek to feed on spawning pink, chum salmon and on the sedges found there. The opportunity for viewing and photographing these majestic animals feeding is fantastic!
  • Red Bluff Bay

    Red Bluff Bay

    This area has arguably the most spectacular combination of mountains, waterfalls and ice fields. A narrow entrance to Red Bluff Bay turns into a 4-mile-long glacial fjord, with numerous waterfalls tumbling down from snowfields over 3,000 feet above.

Sample itinerary

  • Sitka S.E. Chichagof Island 50 miles
  • S.E. Chichagof Island Tenakee Springs 35 miles
  • Tenakee Springs Warm Springs Bay 51 miles
  • Warm Springs Bay Red Bluff 18 miles
  • Red Bluff The Brothers 40 miles
  • The Brothers No Name Cove 35 miles
  • No Name Cove Tracy Arm > Taku 60 miles
  • Taku Juneau 15 miles
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Highlights

  • Spend the day cruising Tracy Arm Fjord, an awe inspiring sight. As you cruise through this granite walled fjord, you will most likely see eagles, seals and perhaps even brown bears, mountain goats, and moose on this journey.
  • Warm Springs Bay is named after the remarkable natural springs, enjoyed today as they have been for centuries by native Tlingit Indians.
  • Visit Auke Bay at the foot of Mendenhall Glacier; the most famous of the glaciers in the Juneau Ice Field. The Mendenhall Glacier is 12 miles long and nearly 2 miles wide where it stretches across the Mendenhall Valley.
  • Highlights
  • Itinerary
  • Adriatic & Eastern Mediterranean

    Classical history and glorious landscapes are found in this region. They will kindle the spirit of discovery and escapism in you, while you bask in luxury on one of our magnificent yachts.
  • Western Mediterranean

    The appeal of cruising around the world’s most exciting and revered ports in France, Italy, Corsica and Sardinia is unrivalled. No wonder so many of our most seasoned charter clients return again and again to revisit favourite haunts and make new discoveries!
  • Caribbean and Bahamas

    Unrivalled opportunities for snorkelling, diving and fishing, against a backdrop of islands blessed with gorgeous sand and lapped by warm aquamarine water. The virgin seas around the Eastern Caribbean and the Bahamas offer some of the best tropical island cruising in the world.
  • Indian Ocean

    A tempting alternative winter charter destination to the Caribbean. Choose from the equally stunning Maldives or the Seychelles, each with their own unique characteristics, but both offering spectacular beaches and turquoise waters for outstanding snorkelling and diving. The Maldives consist of 26 atolls and hundreds of islets, only 250 of which are inhabited. Charters in the Maldives are not conducted to pre-determined itineraries and your captain will plan a daily programme to match your preferred activities.
  • South Pacific

    With many areas inaccessible to mainstream tourism, discover the true South Pacific and cruise through some of the most beautiful, unspoiled islands imaginable. The locals will welcome and inspire you with their love of music and dance. The South Pacific offers arguably the best diving in the world; a constant warm water temperature means you can spot reef sharks, manta rays, turtles and dolphins often up to 50 metres away. Few seascapes are as evocative of paradise than the coral islands of the South Pacific.
  • South East Alaska

    Lofty glaciers and misty fjords, waterfalls and hot springs, orcas and grizzly bears, sea lions and bald eagles all combine to make Alaska a place for the most amazing adventure and exploration. A cruising experience like no other.
  • Costa Rica

    The unspoiled Costa Rican coastline is teeming with exotic wildlife. Humpback whales play with their calves in the clear water, whilst the jungle interior abounds with howler monkeys and toucans, and thousands of species of tropical animals. The golden beaches are pristine and inshore there are rain forests, national parks, volcanoes, hot springs, horse riding and rock climbing to choose from – an endless array of activities and wildlife. A true natural paradise in every sense.
  • The Great Barrier Reef

    The Great Barrier Reef and Tropical Far North Queensland offer off-the-beaten-track cruising at its most spectacular with outstanding snorkelling, diving and fishing opportunities in an untouched natural environment of extraordinary beauty.
  • Indonesia

    Indonesia is home to over 17,000 islands spanning an area of over 5000km across the equator. With vast differences from island to island, they all have one thing in common and that is a rich and colourful culture where life is regulated by a series of spectacular rituals. The islands of Komodo, a designated World Heritage Site, are blessed with hundreds of secluded beaches, transparent crystal clear waters, and stunning coral reefs waiting to be explored. Home to the Komodo dragon, the world’s largest lizard, you will also find here the most extraordinary cultures where life has remained unchanged for centuries.
  • Norway

    There are tens of thousands of islands across Norway from top to bottom offering stunning views across varied coastlines. Take a helicopter or seaplane ride over the stunning waterfalls and glaciers or try some skiing or reindeer and dog team sleighs. Taste home made cheeses and creams straight from the traditional farms and order private performances of musicians and artists on coastal islands. It’s quite simply a perfect cruising destination.
  • South East Asia

    The Andaman Sea on the west coast of the Malay Peninsula offers ideal cruising conditions. Dramatic limestone landscapes, endless lagoons, lush tropical vegetation and powdery white sand beaches together with the cultural attractions of Thailand and Malaysia guarantee the most unforgettable of journeys.
  • The Red Sea

    A mystical country bursting with culture and beauty, Egypt is a truly unique cruising destination. Sharm el Sheikh, on the Red Sea Riviera, is located at the tip of Sinai and well known for being a paradise for snorkelling and scuba diving. The Red Sea offers a seascape which is undoubtedly one of the most beautiful and varied in the world, renowned for its rich sea life and teeming with over 2,000 species.
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