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Taku Glacier Lodge & Wings Airways

2 Marine Way, Suite 175, Juneau, AK 99801-1256
+1 907-586-6275
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Eye Opening Float Plane Experience

This was our first experience on a float plane and what an amazing experience it was. A well... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
linwaraus
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Canberra, Australia
Float Plane Glacier Tour

If you are in Juneau and don't want to go with everyone else to Mendenhall Glacier, do yourself a... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Greg S
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Alameda, California
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The Best Glacier Flightseeing Adventures & Excursion Tours in Southeast Alaska! Offering glacier flightseeing by 10 passenger deHavilland Otter seaplane from the historic downtown Juneau waterfront. Tour includes the ultimate combination tour: the Taku Lodge Feast & 5-Glacier Seaplane Discovery (3 hours incluiding flightseeing and 2 hours at the remote Taku Glacier Lodge and King Salmon feast. Also possible black bear sightings). Second tour option is the one hour 5-Glacier Flightseeing Exploration to view five glaciers of the Juneau Icefield, including the largest glacier in the whole icefield. See the Grandeur of Juneau, Alaska from Your Own Alaskan Float Plane Tour!
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2 Marine Way, Suite 175, Juneau, AK 99801-1256
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our first experience on a float plane and what an amazing experience it was. A well organised tour, picking us up from our ship and taking us to the float planes where we boarded and headed off over spectacular scenery to the Taku...More

Thank linwaraus
Reviewed 4 days ago

If you are in Juneau and don't want to go with everyone else to Mendenhall Glacier, do yourself a favor and have an "only in Alaska" experience by taking a float plane tour of 5 glaciers in the Juneau Icefield. Wings Airways operates a group...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A weekend trip to Juneau we did the 40 minute flight over the glaciers. All seats are window seats so it's easy to see from either side. A headset for each passenger provides an interesting narrative. Be sure and take your camera or a recording...More

Thank Cathy0255
Reviewed 1 week ago

Not having been on a float plane before nor seeing glaciers made this tour an experience that will stay with us. We booked the tour through the cruise line after reading the details which were not overrated, this is an amazing experience. Seeing the glaciers...More

Thank Redcopper2009
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fly via sea plane over 5 stunning glaciers. Land at Taku Lodge for an amazing bbq salmon lunch and a good chance to see some bears and then go for a guided walk. A gorgeous place. An amazing experience. Awesome customer service both by the...More

Thank Leisa T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked my tour on the cruise ship, and was eagerly awaiting a delicious meal at the Taku lodge. When I made it to the check in location I was graciously greeted by a young man named Alex Fagerstrom, which quickly set the tone for...More

Thank Kristian R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seeing the glaciers by air is the only true way to appreciate the size and beauty of the Alaskan glaciers. The commentary was pre-recorded so I felt that took some of the personal touch away but it was still very good. The flight was smooth...More

Thank Travelforever60
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After months of research and reading reviews in order to pre-book our excursions while on our cruise I can't stress enough how awesome this excursion is. It was worth every penny. It was our one big splurge. It captures the whole Alaska experience from the...More

1  Thank bonnie123Ontario
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great excursion. The seaplane flight was smooth and the views of glaciers were incredible. The food at the lodge was very good. The salmon is from the river the lodge sits on. Staff is friendly and informative. We saw two bears while...More

1  Thank Don C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the most expensive of any excursion we did on our cruise and it was worth every penny. The views were spectacular, the meal was excellent and we saw a bear but not up close as he stayed in a tree. I cannot recommend...More

Thank nysouthernyankee
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momag101
21 September 2017|
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Response from DannyBoy57 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we did see a mature black bear. This was a month ago - not sure if it is getting too late, but I would expect the bears to be around for at least a few more weeks.
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Jagfan
25 August 2017|
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Response from WingsAirways | Property representative |
Hello and greetings from the Taku Glacier Lodge. We will happily provide a meal that would match his needs. Only three items would have to be excluded; the sourdough bread, the herb biscuits and the ginger cookies... More
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Lana K
27 April 2017|
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Response from WingsAirways | Property representative |
Hello Lana, YES most definitely! We will refund in full if we cancel due to weather issues. We hope to see you this summer! And we hope it is SUNSHINE and blue sky the day you visit! ~The Wings Team
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