Diva Goes Ashore in ALASKA
Sights to see & things to do
was the disastrous accident of the oil tanker Exxon Valdez
(which had just left the Valdez harbor) that brought this small
southern terminal of the Trans-Alaska Pipeline to the world’s
calling in Valdez dock at the commercial pier a couple miles from the
center of town. Shuttles carry
passengers to the information center in town.
is essentially a tiny village without much to see in town.
The central attraction is the Valdez Museum & Historical
Archive, which chronicles the area’s history from early exploration
through the massive oil spill and clean up.
offer a look at the Trans-Alaska Pipeline and pass through Keystone
Canyon to the Worthington Glacier Recreation Site.
Helicopter flightseeing excursions offer the opportunity to see
Columbia Glacier, Prince William Sound, and land on Shoup Glacier.
through the Keystone Canyon is a soft adventure with stunning scenery.
Other adventures include wilderness sailing and kayak safaris.
Cruising-- Spring! It's
in the air and cruisers' fancies turn north. North to Alaska, with
thoughts of majestic scenery, frontiers to explore, and what to
Return to Alaska
Ports of Call