Prince of Wales island is the third largest Island in the United States. The only bigger islands are Hawaii and Kodiak.
Located in outer Ketchikan country, Prince of Wales Island is heavily forested and includes the Coast Mountain Range. The island in mostly designated as national forest land, including five designated wilderness areas.
One of the best ways to visit the Price of Wales island is by booking a private Alaskan cruise. This way you can have a custom itinerary where you can view whales jumping, bears, eagles and more.
To read more on the best things to do in Alaska here. We go into detail on some of the best cities along the Inside Passage to travel.
If you are interested in traveling to Alaska, one of the best things to do is to go on an Alaskan Cruise. This way you can experience the incredible adventure that Alaska brings. From whale watching, bears, fishing, glacier calving and more. Read more about our inside passage cruises here.
The best time to travel to Alaska depends on what you are wanting to do. The best time to cruise to Alaska is between May and August.
The lowest rainfall in Alaska is during the months of May and June. If you are wanting to visit Alaska to see whales, it's best to go on a cruise during June and July after the whales have made their migration.
However if you want to see bears in Alaska, the best time to travel to Alaska is during the month of May.