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Juneau Helicopter Tour and Guided Icefield Walk provided by Coastal Helicopters

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Juneau Helicopter Tour and Guided Icefield Walk

Juneau Helicopter Tour and Guided Icefield Walk
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Last updated: 26 May 2021
A note from Juneau Helicopter Tour and Guided Icefield Walk
Facemasks are required in our van transportation and in the helicopters.
What you can expect during your visit
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Guides required to regularly wash hands
What you can expect during your visit
Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
Temperature checks for tour participants upon arrival
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Face masks required for guides in public areas
Gear/equipment sanitized between use
Face masks required for travelers in public areas
About
Combine a scenic helicopter flight with a guided glacier walk to experience Alaska’s wilderness by air and on land on this half-day tour from Juneau. See the rock formations and icefalls from the air as your pilot provides live commentary in flight. Upon landing at the glacier, take a guided walk around this remote icefield and get great photo ops. Hotel pickup and drop-off provided from Juneau. Please note that the shuttle will pick up one hour before listed flight time.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 2h 30m
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
Highlights
Hear insightful commentary during the helicopter flights
Visit a remote part of Alaska that in inaccessible by land
Wet weather gear available for use if needed
Round-trip transfers provided (optional) from Juneau
What to expect
Bundle up for this 2.5-hour tour exploring Alaska’s spectacular glacial landscape. If you’ve opted for hotel pickup in Juneau, enjoy entertaining commentary during the additional 30-minute van ride to the heliport. Hop into a state-of-the-art helicopter for your memorable flight over Juneau Icefield as you fly toward Taku Glacier, Herbert Glacier, Norris Glacier or Lemon Glacier. Relax and soak in your natural surroundings as your informative pilot points out topographical landmarks and explains Alaska’s natural history, geology and meteorology. Next, make a smooth landing on a glacier and follow your pilot on a guided walk along the icefield surrounded by peaks covered with snow and ice. Enjoy the different vantage point of the breathtaking scenery and be sure to capture your experience with photos! After your time on the glacier, savor more aerial views on your helicopter flight back to Juneau. Snap a few final photos and warm up before you’re returned to your hotel.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 6251ICEWALK
Call +63 923-0990452
Important information
Inclusions
Round-trip helicopter flight • Pilot/guide • Guided glacier walk • Boots and raincoats, if needed • Hotel pickup and drop-off; Please add an additional 30 minutes in each direction • Pick Up from All Cruise Ship Ports
Exclusions
Gratuities
Duration
2h 30m
Departure details
Traveler pickup is offered.
PICKUPS: CRUISE PASSENGERS: SHUTTLE PICKS UP 1 HOUR BEFORE FLIGHT TIME HOTELS LOCATED IN DOWNTOWN JUNEAU: 1 HOUR BEFORE FLIGHT TIME HOTELS LOCATED BY THE AIRPORT: 30 MINUTES BEFORE FLIGHT TIME SELF-DRIVE/AIRBNB GUESTS: CHECK IN 30 MINUTES BEFORE FLIGHT TIME AT MAIN OFFICE
Coastal Helicopters, 8995 Yandukin Dr, Juneau, AK 99801, USA Turn right into Airport car rental lot and an immediate left. Drive towards end of parking lot, our main office is located on the ground level. It is a greenish large hangar
Ports:
Juneau Cruise Ship Terminal Area, Juneau, AK 99801, USA
Juneau Marina, 1110 Jacobsen Dr, Juneau, AK 99801, USA
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Inclusions
Round-trip helicopter flight • Pilot/guide • Guided glacier walk • Boots and raincoats, if needed • Hotel pickup and drop-off; Please add an additional 30 minutes in each direction • Pick Up from All Cruise Ship Ports
Exclusions
Gratuities
Departure details
Traveler pickup is offered.
PICKUPS: CRUISE PASSENGERS: SHUTTLE PICKS UP 1 HOUR BEFORE FLIGHT TIME HOTELS LOCATED IN DOWNTOWN JUNEAU: 1 HOUR BEFORE FLIGHT TIME HOTELS LOCATED BY THE AIRPORT: 30 MINUTES BEFORE FLIGHT TIME SELF-DRIVE/AIRBNB GUESTS: CHECK IN 30 MINUTES BEFORE FLIGHT TIME AT MAIN OFFICE
Coastal Helicopters, 8995 Yandukin Dr, Juneau, AK 99801, USA Turn right into Airport car rental lot and an immediate left. Drive towards end of parking lot, our main office is located on the ground level. It is a greenish large hangar
Ports:
Juneau Cruise Ship Terminal Area, Juneau, AK 99801, USA
Juneau Marina, 1110 Jacobsen Dr, Juneau, AK 99801, USA
Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
2h 30m
Return details
Returns to original departure point
Additional information
Not wheelchair accessible
Please note: All passenger names and weights MUST be advised at time of booking, as they are required by the FAA for weight and balance calculations and flight manifesting. To ensure the comfort of all travelers, passengers weighing 280 lbs (127 kg) or more must pay an additional USD$100 to secure extra space in the aircraft. This is payable directly to the tour operator on the day of the tour
No-bag policy. If you have medical needs that require a carry on, please note at time of booking. All bags brought to base will be stored in the tour office until you return from your flight
Dress warmly and in layers, and wear rubber-soled shoes such as a light hiking boot or athletic shoes. The tour company will provide overshoes and can supply raincoats as needed. Remember to bring your camera, film and binoculars!
If you require hotel pickup, please provide hotel name and location at time of booking
Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative time or full refund
Cancellation policy: 100% non-refundable
Please ensure your weight is in the correct format (kgs/lbs) when you include your weight at checkout
PICKUPS: CRUISE PASSENGERS: SHUTTLE PICKS UP 1 HOUR BEFORE FLIGHT TIME HOTELS LOCATED IN DOWNTOWN JUNEAU: 1 HOUR BEFORE FLIGHT TIME HOTELS LOCATED BY THE AIRPORT: 30 MINUTES BEFORE FLIGHT TIME SELF-DRIVE/AIRBNB GUESTS: CHECK IN 30 MINUTES BEFORE FLIGHT TIME AT MAIN OFFICE
Near public transportation
Infant seats available
Most travelers can participate
This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
This tour/activity will have a maximum of 18 travelers
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Joseph C
10 contributions
An experience of a lifetime
It was an awesome experience, from pick up at the hotel to return. Great staff, amazing helicopter ride to the Mendenhall Glacier. Fog made traveling to the Herbert Glacier not possible today. Having seen the glacier from the ground only yesterday it was a thrill to be on top. Tourck our pilot and guide was very accommodating, knowledgeable and helpful. It is an unforgettable experience.
Written 21 July 2021
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Brenda P
Hazel Crest, IL3 contributions
It will take your breathe away.
Jun 2021
This was a once in a lifetime adventure that I would do again if I could. Our pilot gave us wonderful views and was very thorough with safety tips and warnings while walking on the glacier. We had a detour to our destination Hubbard Glacier and got to fly one of the fjords. It was gorgeous!! Coastal is amazing.
Written 15 June 2021
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Conroe, TX24 contributions
Personalized Excursion with the YELLOW helicopter!
Breathtaking! From reservations and trip preparations with Sarah to the top of the Icefield with “T”, this tour us a must with Coastal. We received a truly personal adventure during the Pandemic. Not a cloud in the sky and we were able to see Canada. Since we were unable to walk down to the fresh water, T went above and beyond to fill our bottles with glacier water and get us a “special” glacier rock.
Bucket List ✅
Written 14 June 2021
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David S
2 contributions
Amazing!
Jun 2021 • Friends
This was the first helicopter flight for myself and my two companions! Couldn’t have asked for a better adventure. Our pilot was experienced and friendly, the scenery was absolutely gorgeous, and everything was smooth and easy for us. Hotel pickup was great, even saw some bears on the way on the way out to the airport! This tour is well worth the money in my opinion, just know that any helicopter flight you take in the future won’t be able to stack up to this one.
Written 9 June 2021
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Brenda027
Avon, IN7 contributions
Breath taking views! Luke is an excellent tour guide.
Highly recommend Coastal Helicopter glacier tour, views are breath taking, staff very friendly and helpful. Would do again.
Written 26 May 2021
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

Dale F
4 contributions
Breathtaking Experience
Aug 2020 • Solo
Got a recommendation from a local that Coastal was the best helicopter outfit in town and I am so glad I took their advice. Everything was five star and professional. The courtesy pickup and drop off was in a comfortable and clean van driven by a staff member who had lots of great ideas on how to spend time in town. Our pilot doubled as our tour guide on Herbert Glacier and along with a lot of great general knowledge about glaciers he also was able to show us amazing blue pools and small streams of running glacial water.

Ice boots that fit over normal shoes were provided, ask ahead before you arrive what attire would be appropriate although they do have jackets if you need an extra layer. The helicopter itself was comfortable and the view absolutely spectacular. The price of the tour might seem steep at first but it’s an absolute value considering the spectacular experience you get when standing on top of a majestic ice field. Can not recommend it enough!
Written 18 August 2020
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Tom H
37 contributions
Remarkable
Jun 2020
Must do this in Juneau. The helicopter ride was breathtaking and smooth - it was first helicopter ride for my whole family and we loved it. Our pilot (Kelix) was personable and interesting. Landing on a glacier and being able to waljk around it, drink glacier water and explore the features was once in a lifetime. My wife cried it was so moving for her. The pilot was great for explaining the features and helping us feel safe and comfortable exploring on the glacier for a little while.
Written 28 June 2020
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George N
Indian Harbour Beach, FL430 contributions
Really great
This is a must do activity. You fly up the mountainside to the glacier field. You can see sheep and goats on the rugged mountains. Walking on the glacier is exciting. The pilot explains everything and is very helpful. We loved it.
Written 17 June 2020
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Robyn T
Mackay, Australia34 contributions
2 glacier landing
OMg this was the best trip. We did the pilots choice and landed on 2 glaciers and it was fantastic and on the day the weather was perfect. Would highly recommend it rather than the one glacier stop. He pilot is awesome and was very informative.
Written 14 September 2019
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amycenters
San Diego, CA72 contributions
One of My All-Time Favorite Things I've Done!
Aug 2019
My husband and travel a lot and have done a lot of cool things, but this was one of the best. IT'S SOOOO BEAUTIFUL UP THERE! Words cannot describe the beauty of the glacier or the thrill of cruising over Juneau. Originally we booked the glacier dog sled activity but it was canceled. We were disappointed and almost didn't go for the glacier walk. I'm so glad we did. We had a wonderful pilot, only one other couple on the tour, and a one-of-a-kind experience. I thought everyone we interacted with at Coastal Helicopters was really friendly and helpful and overall, the process was efficient and professional. Would highly recommend!
Written 14 September 2019
This review is the subjective opinion of a Tripadvisor member and not of Tripadvisor LLC.

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Not ADA compliant as advertised
We would have loved to have taken this tour of a lifetime and were very excited to see there was a company advertis
259CathyA
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Absolutely THE best tour on our Alaskan adventure!
Highly recommend this helicopter tour. We didn't get a lot of time on the glacier but the pilot made up for it wit
Fearless596677
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Herbert glacier
My wife and I took our first helicopter ride to Herbert glacier-what an amazing time! We were both in ahh of the am
Mitachak22
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Exhilarating Dogsledding experience
Stunning landscape, from the helicopter, circling the mountains and glaciers, with the happiest dogsledding ride ev
Mitachak22
Mitachak22
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This was a a real treasure of a trip .
-Brilliant sunshine, warm and pristine whiteness all around, amazing view of the mountains, the only sound is of th
Exploration585404
Exploration585404
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Great tour
We had a great time. The pilot was great and narrated the flight to and from Herbert glacier. Much cheaper than tha
shalieddy
shalieddy
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Out of the world experience !!
This is an experience I will always remember for a lifetime. Flying above the glaciers then landing on the glaciers
slinginglead
slinginglead
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This is a must do in Juneau
To be honest, I was not expecting much. I was blown away though. Our Help pilot, Casey, was excellent. He took c
Julie W
Julie W
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Absolutely Fantastic!
What a fantastic experience this was, my husband and I had a wonderful time. We were collected just over the road
vizmantran
vizmantran
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Glacier visit with family
Had a great time and highly recommend. We had group of 10 people including 4 kids ( Ages 10,7,5,5). 2 helicopters a
Rolla F
Rolla F
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Unique and Informative Experience
Everyone from check-in to the pilot were friendly and informative. Walking on a glacier is a unique, once in a lif
Beachbummu77
Beachbummu77
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Great Experience
Great trip. People were very friendly and very professional. It was nice going to a glacier other than Mendenhall
Jamie M
Jamie M
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Pricey but worth it.
The trip was pretty pricey, but thought it was worth it. You are only on the ice for 20 minutes (we didnt feel like
Poppy1
Poppy1
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Awesome Helicopter Tour to the Herbert Glaicer
One of the best tours I've ever done. Coastal Helicopters were very Professional from beginning to end. We had a sl
Batangas7
Batangas7
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If you haven't stared down a blue crevasse on a glacier --- why in the world not!?
Coastal helicopters runs its ice tours with military care an efficiency, and given the potential dangers, I mean th
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