|Seward Harbor Shuttles|
||Seward, Alaska is a popular entry and departure point for many major cruise ship tours. Whether you’re coming or going, this lovely port of call has been enjoyed by many as a memorable part of their cruise itinerary.|
The Alaska Railroad offers daily services during summer between Anchorage and Seward, this trip is definitely surpasses any other since it is considered the most scenic train trip in Alaska. The bus line also offers trips between Anchorage and Seward and the highway to Seward is a scenic byway that is totally worth experiencing as well. An example is the Park Connection Alaska bus line. Seward town serves as a main port for Gulf of Alaska cruises that travel to and from Vancouver.
After flying in to Anchorage International Airport, we’ll provide shuttle service to Seward. This trip is 120 miles long, and can take between two to four hours. Our convenient shuttle will take care of all that driving for you, and get you to your cruise ship port of call with enough time to handle check-in and baggage services before beginning your dream cruise. When you return, we’ll take you back to Anchorage safely, so that you arrive at the airport on time.
About the Seward Harbor
Seward is a small but magnificent cruise port in Alaska well known for its marvelous scenic views. The distinct feature of this town is that its importance to major cruise lines around the region as a “turnaround port”.
The town is quite famous due to its fine selection of restaurants, shops, lodging choices and the numerous tourist attraction sites. Seward’s origin dates back to the beginning of the 19th century, is also the railway terminal of the Alaska Railroad in southern Alaska. The unparalleled environmental beauty, sailing, hiking, fight seeing, kayaking, sport fishing, glacier and wildlife cruises, summer dog sled rides are among the many spectacular and ones in a lifetime experiences that Seward offers. In addition, Seward welcomes quite a variety of vessels since it serves as a point of embarkation and disembarkation and as a port of call.
The Seward Terminal and Harbor
The sparkling spring in May right up until cool September is known to locals as cruise ship season, where many vessels come and go from the harbor for luxury week-long and fortnightly Alaska cruise holidays, round the world trips and specialty charters.
Arrival and Departure at Seward
Upon disembarking, you can pickup your luggage easily right here in the cruise ship terminal. Local businesses offer different options for storing and transporting your luggage, as storage and carts are not offered by the terminal itself. If you have reservations for the nighttime train that heads to Anchorage, you can check-in at the train depot and check your bags there.
Seward Tourist tours and attractions
The Resurrection Bay is definitely amazing area to visit. The secluded coves that are near the bay are well suited for bird rookeries, tide water caves and beach-combing.
Seward lodging is quite impressive and exceptional since the hotels are located in convenient locations, peaceful and with beautiful surroundings. An example of the great lodging choices offered in Seward includes the Seward Windsong Lodge; this full servicing hotel delivers high quality facilities and services as well. It is located in a forested region with dazzling mountain and river views.
Staying In Seward
Our friendly town is also great for walking trips, and pedestrians can easily reach most points of interest located within a mile or two of the terminal.