- Unique experience
- Snack bars and saloons
- Hot lunch provided
The company's high-speed catamaran features three decks, two of which are enclosed and heated. The cruise route travels narrow passageways along jagged shorelines. Passengers get to view a wide variety of wildlife in their natural habitats. Guests come face-to-face with massive ice towers at such a close range that they can hear them move. The thunderous roars make for an unforgettable experience.
Snack Bars and Saloons
Snack bars and full service saloons are open and available throughout the trip. Passengers can sit and sip their favorite beverages at comfortable upholstered booths with tables next to large picture windows. Watch for playful sea otters, harbor seals, kittiwakes, bears, whales, or mountain goats as the ship travels. Cruises are narrated by a Chugach National Forest Service Ranger from May to September and the rest of the time is narrated by the Captain.The Ranger also hosts a kids' program teach young people about the history of the area. Standard amenities found on all Phillip Cruise ships include:
- No Seasickness Guarantee
- Complimentary Hot Lunch
- Snack Bar
- Full Service Saloon
- Comfortable Seating
Hot Lunch Provided
A complimentary hot lunch is provided for all guests. Choices include fish and chips, chicken breast tenderloins with coleslaw, vegetarian Teriyaki bowl, and a kid's meal consisting of an all beef hot dog, fruit cup, and chips. Meals must be selected at the time of reservation. Otherwise, fish and chips will be served by default.
Pricing information on cruises is made public. The pricing for Phillips cruises breaks down as follows:
- 26 Glacier Cruise: $159 Adult, $99 Child plus taxes/fees
A journey into Prince William Sound is unforgettable. Explore the serenity of Esther Passage. View the majestic alpine and tidewater glaciers in College and Harriman Fjord while traveling in luxurious comfort aboard the M/V Klondike Express, the fastest catamaran in Alaska.
- Glacier Quest Cruise: $109 Adult, $69 Child plus taxes/fees
Cruise into magnificent Blackstone Bay, home to seven glaciers and Yosemite-scale waterfalls. Watch for playful sea otters, harbor seals, kittiwakes, bears, whales or mountain goats. The M/V Glacier Quest is our newest luxury catamaran that will whisk you to your adventure in comfort with large picture windows and heated cabin.
The cruise line departs from the Port of Whittier, located around 60 miles or 1.5 hours south of Anchorage, Alaska. The cruises can be accessed by coach, car, or rail service departing from Anchorage. Contact the company for further transfer information.