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Potlatch Park, City and Wildlife Tour

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US$ 68.00
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    Stop At: Potlatch Totem Park, 9809 Totem Bight Rd, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9200

    Wander back in time to the 1800's while exploring the Totem Poles, Clan House and other buildings that once stood on these old native fishing grounds. A carving shed, a antique car museum and a Russian Museum with antique rifles will hold your curiosity.

    Duration: 30 minutes

    Stop At: Herring Cove, 8033-7979 S Tongass Hwy, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9757

    After a scenic coastal 9 mile drive you will arrive at Herring Cove. Wildlife such as black bears, bald eagles, seals and salmon are often spotted at the cove.

    Duration: 30 minutes
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Ketchikan Visitors Bureau, 131 Front St, Ketchikan, AK 99901, USA

    Traveler pickup is offered
    Please check-in at the Ketchikan Visitor's Bureau inside at booth #12 at least 15 minutes prior to the departure of your tour.

    Ketchikan Visitor's Bureau-Ketchikan, Alaska
    Departure Time
    9:00 AM
    2h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Air-conditioned vehicle
    • All park fees and taxes
    • Entry/Admission - Potlatch Totem Park
    • Entry/Admission - Herring Cove
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • A minimum of 1 person per booking is required
    • Children must be accompanied by an adult
    • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
    • Stroller accessible
    • Infants must sit on laps
    • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We have done numerous excursions in our 8 cruises outside of carnival and never have we had an excursion this bad! It ruined Ketchikan for us. This was a scam and I wished we had read reviews from previous people. We got off the boat...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank dp1002018
    Reviewed 7 August 2019

    If you want to see bears, seals, jumping salmon, all that sort of stuff, this isn't really the right tour. You'll see the occasional bald eagle since they're all over the place but only at a distance. Maybe you'll be lucky to see a bear...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    Thank Caryn P
    Reviewed 5 August 2019 via mobile

    Wanted a tour that would show take us to Herring Cove for possible bear sighting. Tour length of approx 2hrs 30mins. We spent over 60 minutes at Potlatch Park . The waterfall stop is a waste of time. Then because of the stops earlier we...More

    Thank 528martind
    Reviewed 29 July 2019

    We purchased this tour onshore at a booth after arriving by cruise ship. We told the guy at the booth we wanted to go to saxman village and he sold us this tour. The guide was disinterested . We were taken to a little creek...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank NewZealandAnne
    Reviewed 27 July 2019 via mobile

    I don’t always complete reviews but I want to do you a favor. DO NOT BOOK THIS TOUR! They were 30 mins late. What should have been a 2 hr tour turned into a 3 hr tour. Wildlife viewing was literally in the middle of...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank carin1988
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