Karl sets off to Alaska to go on a whale-watching cruise. Before heading out to sea, he journeys across a frozen landscape on foot, by snowmobile, and by dog sled. The cruise aboard a working deep-sea fishing boat proves difficult for Karl. Written by
Did You Know?
When they arrive at Barrow Point on the snowmobile, the woman states that it's "the northern-most point in the whole wide world." The northern-most land is actually Kaffeklubben Island, Greenland, which is closer to the North Pole by 850 miles. See more
[handing him a ziplock bag
We eat it fresh, or eat it frozen.
Karl Pilkington - Presenter
It's just that when I said I came here to see a whale, I meant swimming. Not in a carrier bag.