Cruise to Alaska With St. Louis' World Bird Sanctuary

Amy Bertrand, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, November 23, 2011

The World Bird Sanctuary is one of my favorite places to visit in St. Louis.

On their Twitter feed yesterday, they announced a new World Bird Sanctuary cruise to Alaska. You can join bird sanctuary founder and executive director Walter Crawford on a weeklong cruise with Holland America the week of Sept. 9-16.

Here are a few details from the website: Sailing Roundtrip from Seattle to Ketchikan, Juneau, Sitka, Tracy Arm/Sawyer Glacier, Victoria, BC and return to Seattle.

--Prices Start At Only $1,168 (inside cabin); $1,488 (ocean view); $1,888 (verandah)

Price Includes:

--7-Day Cruise Accommodations

--Onboard Meals & Entertainment

--Special Lectures by Walter Crawford

--Visit to the Raptor Center in Sitka

--Private Cocktail Party Onboard

--$25.00 per person Shipboard Credit

--All Taxes and Government Fees

--Also Included is a $50 Donation to World Bird Sanctuary