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Alyeska Aerial Tram

1000 Arlberg Ave, Alyeska Resort, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
+1 907-754-2275
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Turnagain Arm and Portage Valley Private Tour
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“smooth ride” (21 reviews)
“free ride” (14 reviews)
LOCATION
1000 Arlberg Ave, Alyeska Resort, Girdwood, Anchorage, AK 99587
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+1 907-754-2275
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"glaciers restaurant"
in 48 reviews
"smooth ride"
in 21 reviews
"free ride"
in 14 reviews
"small museum"
in 14 reviews
"turnagain arm"
in 58 reviews
"gift shop"
in 66 reviews
"lunch combo"
in 10 reviews
"nice ride"
in 17 reviews
"spectacular views"
in 28 reviews
"minute ride"
in 20 reviews
"hiking trails"
in 22 reviews
"afraid of heights"
in 14 reviews
"ski resort"
in 16 reviews
"walk up"
in 11 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 19 reviews
"mountain top"
in 10 reviews
"surrounding mountains"
in 12 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Although many people take this tram to ski, I love it for the spectacular views. This tram is a short 4 min ride from the Alyeska hotel. We went up to enjoy a casual lunch at the Grill but you can go to Seven Glaciers...More

Thank Beverly M
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great views we visited just after they received 24" of slow it was beautiful. Wanted to try the bunny hill but the bunny hill is a mountain too me.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved it unbelievable experience. Great resort atmosphere, friendly staff, good food, and lots of fun

Thank leeszuh
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The tram is a exciting trip up to the top of the mountain. The view is worth the trip and amazing. The cost is steep but can be reduced with some discounts. A 20$ food voucher can help reduce the costs. We weren't impressed with...More

Thank Beachtraveler29576
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The tram ride was inspiring. At the top there were shops and a bar. We hiked up on the trail after getting off the tram, even more beauty. It was an easy walk up higher from the tram stop.

Thank branny52
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Travelled here during Winter and took the tram to the summit. The ride was smooth and the views offered are sensational. There is no heating in the tram so dress for the conditions. Well worth a trip for the views on the ride up and...More

Thank Ashley M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We rode the tram up to the top to have a light lunch and although it was a bit foggy that day the view was spectacular! The Tram Lift operator was friendly and knowledgable. We ate at the bar, which for bar/skiing resort food was...More

Thank lynmichels219
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Some friends were visiting Alaska last summer and I suggested that we head south for a drive along the Turnagain Arm for the SPECTACULAR view it offers along the Seward Highway. After venturing along the twists and turns of the road and stopping to take...More

Thank Jake G
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Reviewed March 16, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful views amazing ski slopes. Good food at the deli! Can’t really describe how beautiful it is up at the top and pictures don’t do it justice. Loved it!!!!

Thank WendyMonnett
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Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

I went with some friends to the Alyeska ski resort and it was an amazing experience. riding the tramway is free during the winter months. The resort has a high end restaurant on at top of the tramway with amazing views, the place also has...More

Thank magokoro51
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Andrea V
April 10, 2018|
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Response from psuzie8 | Reviewed this property |
Hello - Yes they do close for a period at that time and that is the only tram in the Alyeska area. Likely for routine maintenance. If you can come sooner or later in the Spring or Summer it would be worth a trip though... More
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sck3
March 11, 2017|
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Response from MDEliz | Reviewed this property |
From the Alyeska Resort website Scenic Foot Passenger Rates Tram Ticket Dine & Ride Ticket (Includes $20 credit at Bore Tide Deli) Adult $29 $39 Senior (60 - 69) $22 $32 Senior (70 & up... More
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TourGB14
July 5, 2016|
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Response from Joyce K | Reviewed this property |
No it's too far away!
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