Admiralty Dream

9-Day Privately Chartered Inside Passage small ship cruise

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SOUTHEAST ALASKA & GLACIER BAY

From Alaska’s wildlife and Native culture to opportunities to visit historic ports and hike and kayak in the wilderness, our exclusive overnight exploration aboard the Admiralty Dream is an excellent way to experience the gems of Southeast Alaska.

Ports of Call

Day 1 – JUNEAU (Overnight Aspen Suites Hotel, Juneau)
Day 2 – JUNEAU (Embark Admiralty Dream)
Day 3 – GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK
Day 4 – HAINES
Day 5 – EXPLORATION DAY
Day 6 – TRACY ARM FJORDS
Day 7 – WRANGELL
Day 8 – EASTERN BARANOF ISLAND
Day 9 – SITKA (Fly Home)

**Itineraries are guidelines and due to permitting and the nature of our explorations, changes may occur and the order of days may vary by departure.

Admiralty Dream Overnight Vessel 2024

All-Inclusive Sailing

This privately chartered inclusive weeklong voyage puts Alaska’s wildlife and glaciers front and center.

ITINERARY HIGHLIGHTS

  • Juneau overnight + seven nights aboard the 49-passenger Admiralty Dream
  • View glaciers – Tracy Arm Fjord and Glacier Bay National Park
  • Stikine River jet boat adventure
  • Hiking, kayaking, and skiff exploration
  • Whale watching in Chatham Strait and Frederick Sound
  • Experience the port of Haines and the Tlingit community of Klukwan

Why choose a John Hall’s Alaska small vessel exploration?

By partnering with the best, John Hall’s Alaska has designed an exploration that provides the most comprehensive small vessel experience in Southeast Alaska. Guided by naturalists on daily shore activities, a John Hall’s Alaska expert tour representative also joins you.

Exclusive to John Hall’s Alaska guests, this unique experience cannot be found anywhere else. Pair this Southeast Alaska small vessel package with a John Hall’s Alaska land tour and your air from Anchorage is included.

Pair an Inside Passage experience with a land tour

If matching one of these Southeast Alaska experiences with a land tour we are happy to help you reserve extra hotel stays and exciting optional excursions to fill the time between your land tour and the start of your Inside Passage small ship sailing. For most land tours, the cruise will begin the following day and extra overnights/activities are not required.

Itinerary

Day 1JUNEAU

Welcome to Juneau – Alaska’s capital city. A John Hall’s Alaska representative greets guests at the airport for a transfer to the accommodation for the evening. Rest well, an exciting week lies ahead!

Dinner

Day 2JUNEAU

Following a guest welcome breakfast, it’s time for guests to experience Juneau. Visit Glacier Gardens before enjoying lunch and free time downtown. This afternoon, arrive at the Admiralty Dream and experience the private dining experience of Orca Point Lodge.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 3GLACIER BAY NATIONAL PARK

Arrive early at one of America’s crown jewel national parks and a UNESCO World Heritage Site and Biosphere Reserve – Glacier Bay! Deep in the park view tidewater glaciers, icebergs, and waterfalls. Keep watch high and low for bears, whales, moose, eagles, and mountain goats.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 4HAINES

Experience one of Southeast Alaska’s hidden gems and most scenic communities, Haines. Spend the morning visiting the Tlingit heritage of Haines, experiencing the Jilkaat Kwaan Heritage Center and village of Klukwan. Enjoy time traveling through one of the greatest densities of bald eagles in the world before a free afternoon to explore the town of Haines at your leisure.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 5EXPLORATION DAY

First charted in 1794, the waters of the Alexander Archipelago are frequent playgrounds of humpbacks and orcas, and the area’s many nooks and coves make it great for visitors of all kinds – perhaps a chance to kayak, hike, or ride in the skiff. Have the camera at the ready, eyes on the horizon, and see what the day brings!

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 6TRACY ARM FJORD

At Tracy Arm Fjord – the heart of the Tracy Arm-Fords Terror Wilderness and home to twin Sawyer Glaciers – cruise the length of this glacially-carved, jade-green fjord, tracing granite cliffs rising 4,000 feet above sea level. Surrounded by waterfalls, hop in the skiff for an up-close exploration of South Sawyer Glacier (conditions permitting). Keep watch for marine life, harbor seals, Arctic tern, and mountain goats.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 7WRANGELL

Visit quiet Wrangell, an area inhabited by the Tlingit people for thousands of years and the only town in Alaska to have been ruled by four nations – the Tlingit, Russia, England, and the United States. Explore the town’s colorful history at the Wrangell Museum. This afternoon, get set for adventure with a jet boat tour on the Stikine River, the fastest navigable free-flowing river in North America.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 8EASTERN BARANOF ISLAND

Spend the morning cruising and whale watching before reaching the eastern shores of Baranof Island. Archaeological evidence has revealed people were living here 10,000 years ago although today, the wilderness rules. Join on board naturalists on a guided shore walk, and possible skiff rides and kayaks for further exploration in one of the island’s pristine bays.

Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Day 9SITKA

After breakfast, bid a final farewell to the Admiralty Dream crew before disembarking in Sitka. Visits to the Fortress of the Bear – an educational rescue center for orphaned bears, and the famous Alaska Raptor Center – a healing and rehabilitation center for injured avian patients, highlight the community’s unique relationship with nature. Guests with afternoon flights have access to the hospitality room in town until the scheduled departure home.

Breakfast

TOURS THAT PAIR WITH THIS ITINERARY

GRAND SLAM ALASKA

Match this itinerary with these Grand Slam Alaska departure dates:

#154 – July 10, 2025

View Grand Slam Alaska land itinerary and combo pricing.

NATIONAL PARKS OF ALASKA

Match this itinerary with this National Parks of Alaska departure date:

#190 – July 6, 2025

View National Parks of Alaska land itinerary and combo pricing.

Departures and Pricing

PER PERSON PRICING INCLUDES

ADMIRALTY DREAM: Accommodations; fully-guided service; airport transfers; daily shore activities; meals, baggage handling, Admiralty Dream crew and corresponding gratuities; port charges and taxes; and personalized John Hall’s Alaska’s signature windbreaker. When added to one of our interior Alaska land tours, the price also includes transfers to/from the vessel.

LAND TOUR + ADMIRALTY DREAM: When added to one of our interior Alaska land tours, the price also includes the flight from Anchorage to Juneau.

LARGE PARTIES: Please contact our office if you are traveling with a larger party who requires triple and/or quad pricing.

July 6, 2025
#190 NATIONAL PARKS OF ALASKA
14-Day Land Tour

July 6 – July 19, 2025

Double Occupancy: $16,229
Single Occupancy: $18,899
ADD ADMIRALTY DREAM
Including 7-Day Inside Passage

July 6 – July 26, 2025

A Cabin
Double: $25,599
Single: $32,269
AA Cabin
Double: $26,059
Single: $32,749
AAA Cabin
Double: $26,439
Single: $33,349
Deluxe Cabin
Double: $27,459
Single: $34,189
Owner’s Suite
Double: CALL
Single: CALL

Admiralty Dream Ports of Call:
Sitka, Haines, Glacier Bay National Park, Wrangell, Tracy Arm Fjords, Juneau

July 10, 2025
#154 GRAND SLAM ALASKA
10-Day Land Tour

July 10 – July 19, 2025

Double Occupancy: $8,659
Single Occupancy: $10,519
ADD ADMIRALTY DREAM
Including 7-Day Small Vessel

July 10 – July 26, 2025

Double Occupancy: $16,709
Single Occupancy: $22,349
A Cabin
Double: $16,709
Single: $22,349
AA Cabin
Double: $17,189
Single: $22,829
AAA Cabin
Double: $17,849
Single: $23,429
Deluxe Cabin
Double: $18,569
Single: $24,269
Owner’s Suite
Double: Call to Inquire
Single: Call to Inquire

Admiralty Dream Ports of Call:
Juneau, Wrangell, Glacier Bay National Park, Haines, Tracy Arm Fjords and Sitka

July 18, 2025
#A154 - ADMIRALTY DREAM
9-Day Southeast Package

July 18 – July 26, 2025

Double Occupancy: $8,049
Single Occupancy: $11,829
A Cabin
Double: $8,049
Single: $11,829
AA Cabin
Double: $8,529
Single: $12,309
AAA Cabin
Double: $9,189
Single: $12,909
Deluxe Cabin
Double: $9,909
Single: $13,459
Owner’s Suite
Double: $11,169
Single: $14,949
2025 Tour Savings

Booking Discount
Book by December 31, 2024 and SAVE:
SAVE $800 per person when you book a 2025 John Hall’s Alaska land tour + a Southeast Alaska experience.

Check Discount
SAVE $200 per person when you pay your tour balance by check or cash. $500 per person tour deposits may still be made by credit card. (Discounts vary for Admiralty Dream guests.)

Onboard Dining: Every meal served on board the Admiralty Dream is a casual dining experience. During mealtimes, guests are seated in the main dining room with any choice of seats.

Large Parties: Please contact our office if you are traveling with a larger party who requires triple or quad pricing and/or multiple cabins.

How To Reserve This Tour

A deposit of $500.00 USD per person is required within ten days of booking your reservation. Deposits are fully refundable up until 90 days prior to departure.

Mastercard, Visa, Discover, American Express, and personal checks are acceptable forms of deposit payment. To confirm your space by credit card, please contact our office: 800.325.2270. Alaska Specialists are available for tour bookings 7:30am-5:30pm M-F and 8am-4pm on Saturday.

FULL TERMS & CONDITIONS

ARRANGING YOUR FLIGHTS

Land Tour + Admiralty Dream: If adding Admiralty Dream to a John Hal’s Alaska land package that ends in Anchorage, flights form Anchorage to Juneau are included in guest package. Flights may depart Sitka after 12pm on the last day.

Admiralty Dream Sailing Only – The Itinerary starts in Juneau and ends in Sitka, Alaska. Flights may arrive Juneau anytime on day 1. Flights may depart Sitka, Alaska anytime after 12pm.