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Taquan Air Tours

4085 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-5526
+1 907-225-8800
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US$ 249.00*
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Misty Fjords Seaplane Tour from Ketchikan
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Ketchikan Shore Excursion: Misty Fjords National Monument Floatplane Tour
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Misty Fjords National Monument Flightseeing, Alaska Bear Viewing and Flightseeing, Glacier Fjords Flightseeing, and Scheduled Flight Service to 18 different Southeast Alaska communities.
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4085 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901-5526
+1 907-225-8800
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We took the air tour of Misty Fjords since I was told this was the only way to see it. It was a nice flight and we landed on the water and took off again. I'm not sure that I would do it again. It...More

Thank kas1002
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Our pilot, Chuck Perkins, did an awesome job giving us an up close aerial view of the Fjords. We took this from our Alaska cruise which was one of the options. Highly recommended!! We had a blast!!!

1  Thank Scott L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Reviewing our recent holiday in Alaska, I can honestly say one of the highlights for me was our seaplane flight. It is a must. Our trip with our pilot TREVOR SMITH was great. He gave lots of interesting information and made us feel at ease....More

Thank bobtlcok
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived in Ketchikan from our cruise sip on a rainy day with low hanging mists. We were told the flight might be cancelled but then they decided we could fly out. There are 3 routes over the Misty Fjords and the one our pilot...More

Thank crosspawcat
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a wonderful experience flying with Chuck when we were in Ketchikan. He calmed our nerves and we could tell he was very experienced. His plane was absolutely perfect. He gave us a lot of information about the area and was great with the...More

1  Thank dani203
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took this as our option for the shore excursion in Ketchikan while we were on a cruise. This is the pick of the shore excursions in Ketchikan as far as I am concerned. Even though the day was drizzly and overcast, the flight was...More

Thank JuuPoo
Reviewed 6 days ago

Got to fly in a float plane to and from Waterfall Resort. The staff at Taquan was both friendly and helpful. I enjoyed getting to visit with them and they took excellent care of me.

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best experience as a new traveler is to take the advice of an experience traveler. We had such an occasion to hear and see the Misty Fjords through the eyes of an experienced Alaskan pilot, Chuck Perkins. His love for the land, nature, and...More

2  Thank BWM2010
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the excursion to the Misty Fjords. It was wonderful! I can highly recommend the trip. At the cruise ship dock, there is a building where all of the local tour companies have a representative. We booked our flight there, Taquan Air had a...More

1  Thank Docky B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a fantastic way to see Misty Fjords National Monument. It started out with a brief safety orientation then we were led to the float plane by our pilot, Dave Watson. After getting everyone on board Dave started the engine, navigated away from the...More

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What's the difference between the Misty Fjords Seaplane Tour and the Misty Fjords Floatplane Tour? Thank you!
7 February 2017|
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Response from Pamela C | Reviewed this property |
Probably the same. The misty fjords are the main thing. Highly recommend taquan.
Which would be a better float plane tour for first timers to Alaska: Ketchikan Misty Fjords or Juneau ice fields? We'll be in Ketchikan this Tuesday, June 7 and I see the weather is suppose to be clear. Thanks for your thoughts!
5 June 2016|
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Response from Aine627 | Reviewed this property |
Juneau is more glacier and typical of ice fields for Alaska. We did the dog sledding there and the other couple we were with just did a landing on the ice. Ketchikan sea plane takes you over the fjords and have one choice... More
I will be in a group of 4 seniors are their any discounts?
28 February 2015|
Response from Tory K | Property representative |
Thanks for your inquiry! We do not offer senior discounts per se, but do have web specials going for most dates this summer if you check online. Thanks, Taquan Air