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Itinerary
This is one of the most popular transfer options to Anchorage, with live tour commentary from professional guides and photo stops. It's a 3-hour, one-way excursion on a shuttle with a maximum of 25 people per trip. You'll see Beluga Point, the scenic overlook of Turnagain Arm, and Portage Glacier, with view of Portage Lake and the surrounding glaciers. Both stops will be around 5-10 minutes.

Also included on all sightseeing tour transfers is a visit to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center to view Alaska's most famous animals up close in a natural setting. During this 1-1.25 hour visit you'll get great pictures of real live bears, moose, muskox, caribou, bison, and more. Your guide will give you a tour of the park and the wildlife found there, and you will then have between 30-45 minutes to explore on your own. The admission fee to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center is included in the tour price.

Departure from the cruise ship terminal in Whittier is 8:45am, with arrival to Anchorage Airport first around 12pm then the shuttle will continue drop off at local hotels.
Locations visited
Portage Glacier
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
Beluga Point
Overview
A 3-hour one-way tour from Whittier to Anchorage through the gorgeous Alaskan landscape. This tour features live commentary, as well as photo stops at Beluga Point and Portage Glacier. This tour also includes a 1-1.25 hour visit to the Alaskan Wildlife Conservation Center where you can view bears, moose, caribou, and more.

Please note that this is a shared shuttle bus with a maximum of 25 passengers. Food and drink will not be included.
Highlights
  • All entrance fees included
  • Airport transfer
  • Includes free admission to top local attractions
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago
One of the less expensive options from Whittier to Anchorage -- as scenary and pleasant

There are many options to transit from Whittier to Anchorage -- after you finish a long, relaxing, and enjoyable cruise. Most advertised are the train ride. That, I agree is one of the best way to see Alaska. But less expensive options are available, and...More

Thank SiqingWei
Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ira was more than wonderful in every way!

Our driver, Ira, was on time, super helpful at pickup, and he went out of his way to help us getting to Anchorage with some extra things that we had to take care of. His driving was very safe. Tour to the Wildlife Center was...More

Thank AmerInEuroJen
Reviewed 7 July 2018
A TOUR/TRANSFER FROM SHIP TO HOTEL

Our ship arrived in Whittier early in the morning and my handicapped husband and I were not flying out of Anchorage until the next day. So, we needed to leave the ship with luggage and electric scooter and get to a hotel that would not...More

1  Thank Gerlinde K
Reviewed 3 July 2018
Good Tour- Dangerous Driving

We booked the half day transfer tour from Whittier to the Anchorage Airport. The guide was very knowledgeable and fun and the tour was really cool. The tunnel was exceptional and we learned a lot and stopped in some pretty exceptional spots including the Alaska...More

1  Thank Tori W
Reviewed 18 June 2018
Great way to get from Whittier,Ak cruise dock to Anchorage Airport

Our guide, Sean, a native Alaskan gave us a very informative driving tour from Whittier to the Anchorage Airport. It was very overcast a d misty on the day we went to the airport, so we got a little damp wandering about the animal sanctuary...More

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