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Your Seaside Tour begins with a short city tour where you will see; a salmon ladder, the first of its kind, and a hand dug salmon hatchery. Then the tour will continue south to the village of Saxman, which includes the worlds largest collection of Totem poles.There you will walk among the totems, learn their history and view eagles on the nest. From here a short ride to Rotary Beach, to explore tide-pools and a great opportunity to see whales (humpbacks and orcas, are numerous in what is Nicholas Passage).Sample local berries. Restrooms are available at this stop. Herring cove is ahead on the tour. At this location.There is an excellent chance to view bears, eagles , seals, heron and the thousands of salmon returning to the place of their birth, in the hatchery up stream. Truly an Alaskan sight to be seen! The next stop is a cascading waterfall to complete your tour. We have 4 tour times offered in a day: 8:00am, 10:30am, 1:00pm and 3:30pm.  All tours begin and end at Ketchikan Rain Gauge located, on berth 2 of the ketchikan cruise ship dock.
The Ketchikan All In One provides both the historical and scenic parts of Ketchikan, in a fully narrated 2.5 hour seaside tour. We will share our history rich city (including Creekstreet and the salmon ladder), explore the worlds largest collection of totem poles at Saxman Native Village,  have a chance to view a wide variety of wildlife at Herring Cove ( including bears, seals and eagles) and see a beautiful waterfall. We travel comfortably in deluxe 14 passenger vans.
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Reviewed 5 days ago
Ketchikan"s private tour with Carson

This is how Carson made you feel--that you were on a private tour and he was showing you all he could share about his home. Explained everything in detail, no question was unanswered, informative, entertaining, funny, relaxed.

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 1 week ago
Very informative and interesting

We had a guide called Carson. He was a 'native' of Ketchikan and a real character. There were 8 of us in our touring party, and we were the only ones, so we more or less had a private tour. Carson was a carpenter type...More

Thank Bob C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Great Nature Review

Thanks for the photo-ops. Our guide went out of his way to provide us with photo opportunities and to impart his knowledge of the area. His keen eyes helped us see the eagles which we originally missed - the sea lions frolicking in the bay,...More

Thank Karen F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago
great tour with great tour guide

Hi, we have visited Ketchikan in August the 16th 2018 with the Ruby Princess Cruise. The guide "Mike" also the owner of the tour was fantastic and really authentic. He was showing us great spots, be it the salmon spot or some eagles, the ocean...More

Thank Martin W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile
Best tour, best tour guide

Mike was a very knowledgeable guide, who went out of his way to make our anniversary celebration a very special one. He also helped me check an item off my bucket list - see a starfish!!! He went above and beyond and did a great...More

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Response from Nelson T | Reviewed this property |
Sneakers are fine. Always dress in layers in Alaska. Temperatures can vary a lot. It rains a lot in Ketchikan, so be prepared for that.
Jill M
29 July 2018|
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Response from Brenda H | Reviewed this property |
I booked online where there were various starting time options listed. My own experience as well as other reviews I’ve seen - they rarely leave on time.
Jill M
29 July 2018|
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