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Misty Fjords Seaplane Tour from Ketchikan

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Enjoy aerial and ground views of the Misty Fjords National Monument on a 90-minute scenic flight which includes a 15 minute landing on a pristine lake or salt water fjord.  As your flight takes off from Ketchikan, you will pass over the Tongass National Forest on your way to the beautiful Misty Fjords National Monument, 2.3 million acres of untouched Alaskan wilderness. You will see stunning blue lakes, snow-capped mountains, glacially carved fjords, and have the opportunity to see wildlife at every turn. Each passenger will have a window seat for amazing photo opportunities and voice activated, noise cancelling headset to enjoy the interactive pilot narration. Your flight includes complementary transportation to and from the Ketchikan Visitors Bureau, on a private shuttle bus.
Highlights
  • Aerial views of Alaska's vast wilderness en route to Misty Fjords
  • Learn about Alaska's wildlife and landmarks from the pilot
  • Fly over Revillagigedo Islands, Tongass National Forest, and Behm Canal
  • Guaranteed window seat, radio headset, and ground transfers included
What to Expect
Make your way to Ketchikan where a bus transfers you to a nearby seaplane base to meet your pilot.
Receive a short safety briefing, and then put on the radio headset to hear commentary from your pilot during your flight. Take in aerial views from your guaranteed window seat as your seaplane takes off.
On the way to Misty Fjords National Monument, pass over the vast wilderness of Alaska including Revillagigedo Islands, Tongass National Forest, and Behm Canal. Look for wildlife as you soar over snow-capped mountains, deep fjords, waterfalls, and alpine lakes. Your pilot lands on a pristine lake or salt-water fjord to give you 15 minutes to experience the natural beauty up close.
Your tour ends after about two hours with return to Ketchikan.
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On a Viking cruise and booked this outing with friends. The company was professional and efficient and our pilot instilled confidence. Because the ceiling was too low the pilot turned around after about 20 minutes in the air (the view was great!) and said we...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank michaeltb2015
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great flight. It was our first time on a sea plane. Flight was smooth. Pilot Dave was very good at pointing things out during the flight. The views were amazing. Great ways to see the Misty Fjords’ of Alaska.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Steve C
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had been told by trip advisor that this was a special tour, especially w/r to the pilot/tour directors. Our our pilot was excellent as a pilot but definitely was more into flying cargo (which he freely admitted was his main job) than passengers. We...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank DisappointedREL
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Totally awesome experience. Very cool airplane and lots of beautiful sights. Height of my trip. Our pilot, Van was very professional and cool!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Ken S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although not as breathtaking or awesome as the "5-Glacier Seaplane Exploration" flight we took a couple of days before from Juneau (with Wings Airways), the Misty Fjords Seaplane Tour was absolutely beautiful. With 2 mishaps involving 3 other company's aircraft within the 2 months before...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Richard P
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ksu-ny
2 August 2019|
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Response from Dor0D | Reviewed this property |
I would think the ages would be appropriate. But check with the company to make certain before you book. We felt very safe and they were wonderful staff and captain was very experienced.
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Shirley T
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Response from noel129 | Reviewed this property |
We booked the misty fiords through the ship and they picked us up at the wharf and took us to the plain.
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