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Taku Glacier Lodge & Wings Airways

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Address: 2 Marine Way, Suite 175, Juneau, AK 99801-1256
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+1 907-586-6275
08:00 - 08:00
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The Best Glacier Flightseeing Adventures & Excursion Tours in Southeast...

The Best Glacier Flightseeing Adventures & Excursion Tours in Southeast Alaska! Offering glacier flightseeing by 10 passenger deHavilland Otter seaplne 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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Dream Fulfilled!

If you have ever dreamed of flying on a deal Haviland Otter here is your chance! The pilot was fantastic and the views are unforgettable. Don't miss out!

Reviewed 16 May 2016
John D
Keizer, Oregon
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Keizer, Oregon
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22 reviews
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Reviewed 16 May 2016 via mobile

If you have ever dreamed of flying on a deal Haviland Otter here is your chance! The pilot was fantastic and the views are unforgettable. Don't miss out!

Thank John D
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20 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We had a great time flying to the Taku Lodge, the King Salmon was great. What great views we had from the float plane. Our pilot Wayne was great and would answer questions. Would have given 5 out of 5 except the unusual sides with the meal. Savoury Baked Beans, stewed apples with rasins ? Coleslaw was ok. But this... More 

1 Thank Donald B
Juneau, Alaska
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2016

Seaplane, floatplane or bush plane, it makes no difference what you call the airplane, Wings Airways offers glacier-viewing adventures. I signed up for the Taku Lodge Feast and Seaplane Discovery Tour to grasp the magnitude and beauty of the Juneau Icefields. This 3-hour adventure begins and ends in downtown Juneau's waterfront. As we loaded onto the plane, everyone had a... More 

5 Thank Leandra L
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2016

What a great experience. Our Wings Airway Pilot was excellent, very professional and knowledgeable. I was lucky and got the front seat. The view was amazing, the sights were beautiful. Dinner at the Taku Lodge was wonderful and the service was excellent. Of course the highlight of the day was the visiting black bear. He spent a great deal of... More 

4 Thank Sportsmomanddad
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540 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 316 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Wings Airways are an amazing business!! They are very well organized when you get to the pier they're at. There are seats for nine(?) passengers, plus one for the pilot, of course. Somehow, someway I ended up in front even though the last one on the plane. That was an experience, not being able to put my feet in certain... More 

2 Thank Tigerman777
Santa Clarita, California
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2016

Of all of the tours and activities we did in Alaska, the Taku Lodge Feast & 5 Glacier Seaplane Discovery was the highlight, The take offs and landings were so smooth, it was difficult to tell when we had become airborne or touched down. Once in the air, we forgot all about our nervousness, entranced by the jaw dropping beauty... More 

4 Thank Iml8
Atlanta, Georgia
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55 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 December 2015

we had such a wonderful time on this tour. The experience was once in a lifetime and absolutely breathtaking views!

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Kailua, Hawaii
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170 reviews
72 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2015

So many people go to Alaska and say they only saw Eagles. They weren't at Taku Lodge, where the fattest, juiciest most delicious salmon in the world, just caught in Taku lake, is bbq'd outside. And the scent isn't lost on the black bears, who come hanging around, kept at a safe distance by the caretakers, and climb up into... More 

2 Thank kalamakid
Plano, Texas
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21 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2015

You arrive at this unbelievable tour by float plane from Juneau. The scenery along the way is right out of a brochure. Miles and miles of glaciers, mountains with snow, waterways, simply breathtaking. You arrive at the small lodge with fresh salmon cooking on the grill, along with assorted veggies. Very well staffed, clean, organized, and very informative of the... More 

1 Thank AM1946
Greenville, South Carolina, United States
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46 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2015

Absolutely great tour. We booked through Princess Cruiseline and were taken by bus to Wings headquarters. We loved the floatplane ride to Taku Lodge. Flew over amazing glaciers and the pilot explained and discussed what we were seeing. When we got to The Lodge which was very picturesque, we had beverages while waiting for our meal and delightful conversations with... More 

2 Thank Nancy H

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