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Prince William Sound, Alaska

4.7
#18 of 113 in Nature in Alaska
Must see · Water Body · Nature / Park
Experience a part of the Chugach National Forest with more than 6,100 km (3,800 mi) of shoreline. Prince William Sound of the Gulf of Alaska is known for its beautiful scenery and abundance of wild plant and animal life, as well as its significant commercial fishing and oil involvement. The coastal region has hundreds of bird, land, and marine species, including the country's national animal, the bald eagle. Book a boat tour to see some of the 150 glaciers in the region. You can also kayak or sail through the bays, hike beyond the coastline, or take a wildlife-watching cruise. By using our Cordova trip app, you can arrange your visit to Prince William Sound and other attractions in Cordova.
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  • The beauty here takes my breath away. The day here was sunny and warm so spent the day on our balcony. The water was glass smooth and the color of the water beautiful and the mountains majestic and...  more »
  • We took a cruise to witness the beauty of prince William sound. It was cloudy but the vistas were picturesque. We got lucky spotted a couple of otters. The glaciers and the waterfalls along them were....  more »
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  • This is just an amazing region! We saw the sound from the land, boat cruise and kayak. There is so much wildlife and beauty here!
  • loved the whole experience. Everything from the wildlife (sea otters) to the glaciers. It is definitely a wonderful place to explore.

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