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5 Glacier Seaplane Exploration

Tour Description

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1 Hour Duration
:40min flight time
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Floatplane Flight
Everyone has a window seat
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Views of Famous Taku Glacier
Only glacier still expanding in Alaska
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Limited Seats Available
Book early for this high-demand tour

Journey through the air as you take in Juneau’s stunning glaciers & soaring peaks on the 5 Glacier Seaplane Exploration. This breathtaking flight takes you by authentic Alaskan bush plane to see Alaska from a whole new perspective, making it one of the best excursions in Juneau Alaska. The views start in Juneau with a birds-eye-view of the areas rich history & beautiful mountains. Then, you’ll see sweeping expanses of ice, plunging crevasses, and unbelievably blue pools as you fly along. And since everyone gets a window seat for once-in-a-lifetime views, you’ll want to be sure to bring your camera fully charged to remember the action.

Your 5 Glacier Seaplane Exploration tour begins right from the historic heart of downtown Juneau. Fly south from here over the Tongass National Forest to glimpse the massive Juneau Icefield. Off-shooting from this massive sea of ice, you’ll have the opportunity to gaze upon the Norris, Hole-in-the-Wall, East Twin, West Twin, & Taku Glaciers. No other method of travel will give you the opportunity to see so many glaciers in one go, making this one of the best excursions in Juneau Alaska. You’ll glimpse crevasses, blue moulins, & stunning icy drops as your soar along these beautiful rivers of ice.

As you soar over the massive Taku Glacier, take special note as this is the only glacier on the Juneau Icefield that is still advancing. With continuous narration playing through your headset, you’ll learn all about what makes this, and the other glaciers around it flow. From your scenic window seat, you’ll have plenty of opportunities to take in the sites as they are explained to you & to try to capture the stunning grandeur out your window. Easily one of the best excursions in Juneau Alaska, you’ll leave the 5 Glacier Seaplane Exploration with memories to last a lifetime.

As a bonus, at just 1 hour, this tour offers plenty of time for other popular Juneau tours, like whale watching or the photography segway adventure!




The minimum age for participants is 0 years old.

In the event your cruise ship is late, delayed, or doesn't make it into port we always issue a full refund for the tour. Changes or cancellations are allowed up to 14 days prior to the tour departure with absolutely no penalty. Including 'Flex Cancel' allows cancellations and refunds up to 24-hours before the tour. Any cancellations made within 14 days of the tour departure (or within 24-hours with Flex Cancel) are nonrefundable.



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