is America's last great true frontier, an unspoiled wilderness of
glimmering glaciers, abundant forests, towering mountains, exotic
wildlife, and waterfront communities. Alaska is a destination
full of Native American culture - a step back in time to the days of gold
rush saloons and oil booms. Alaska simply put, is a once in a
lifetime, dream vacation.
It's All About
FACT: Eagles Eyesight
All eagles are
renowned for their excellent eyesight, and the bald
eagle is no exception. They have two foveae, or centers
of focus, that allow the birds to see both forward and
to the side at the same time.
Eagles, like all
birds, have color vision. An eagle's eye is almost as large as
a human's, but its sharpness is at least four times that of a
person with perfect vision. The eagle can probably identify a
rabbit moving almost a mile away. That means that an eagle
flying at an altitude of 1000 feet over open country could
spot prey over an area of almost 3 square miles from a fixed
Won't Believe Your Eyes
The blue whale can produce
sounds up to 188 decibels. This is the loudest sound produced by
a living animal and has been detected as far away as 530 miles.
Everything in Alaska is
It is the Largest
The Whales are
The Mountains are
The Bears are Large!
The Waterfalls are
The Glaciers are Large!
Above all, book early for the
best discounts & best cabins. If at all possible, reserve a
cabin with a balcony. It is well worth the extra expense.
Klondike gold, ancient glaciers, grizzlies in the wild...Alaska has a
thousand ways to enchant you.
OUR TOP CRUISE TOURS -
LAND & SEA
Domed Railcars-What a View
OUR TOP ALASKA YACHT
See The Northern Lights
OUR TOP LUXURY ALASKA CRUISE
Cruise Lines - 6 Star
Did You Know?
Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year falls on June 21. And nowhere
is that day longer than in the Land of the Midnight Sun, giving you up
to 22 hours of daylight to see the sights!
Thrilling Shore Excursions
Helicopter to Top of Glaciers
See Pods of Orca Whales
Take a Thrilling Ride on the White Pass Railroad
Wow - Go Dog Sledding