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Columbia Glacier Cruise from Valdez

Columbia Glacier Cruise from Valdez

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Discover the magic of Alaska on this 7-hour Columbia Glacier cruise from Valdez. A local captain and crew will guide you through the Trans Alaska Pipeline Terminal and Columbia Bay before arriving at Columbia Glacier, the largest tidewater glacier in South Central Alaska. Look out for wildlife along the way; if you’re lucky you could spot porpoises, puffins, sea lions and sea otters among other creatures. A delicious lunch will be provided and a professional guide will be on hand to answer any questions you may have about this unique and pristine natural area.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$143.59
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US$143.59

Half-Day Three Canyon Six Mile Creek Whitewater Rafting

Half-Day Three Canyon Six Mile Creek Whitewater Rafting

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Travelers looking for a challenging adventure can look no further than this whitewater excursion on class level V rapids—a step below the level saved for experts. It’s a 3-canyon run along Six Mile Creek—home to some of the most exciting whitewater rafting in Alaska—descending more than 50 feet per mile (1.6 kilometers) down the Chugach Mountains. A veteran guide joins each raft to help navigate the rapids.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$225.79
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US$225.79

Half Day Two Canyon Six Mile Creek Whitewater Rafting

Half Day Two Canyon Six Mile Creek Whitewater Rafting

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Calling all travelers with an adventurous spirit, this whitewater rafting trip on Alaska’s Six Mile River is sure to get your adrenaline levels soaring. Alongside a veteran river guide, you’ll conquer exhilarating Class IV and V rapids while passing forests filled with black bears and wild deer. Thunder over waterfalls, paddle through three dramatic canyons, and choose either a morning or afternoon departure time on this rafting adventure. No previous rafting experience is required however participants must be competent swimmers with a moderate level of fitness.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$150.39
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3-hour Turnagain Pass Rafting Float Trip from Hope Alaska

3-hour Turnagain Pass Rafting Float Trip from Hope Alaska

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If you are keen to embark on an outdoors adventure but prefer something gentle, join this rafting expedition down the slow-moving Sixmile Creel near Hope, Alaska. Relax as you float down the headwaters, keeping an eye open for views of the Kenai Peninsula and such wildlife as bears, moose, and deer along the river banks.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$113.95
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US$113.95

Ketchikan Shore Excursion: Silverking Lodge Adventure & Seafeast

Ketchikan Shore Excursion: Silverking Lodge Adventure & Seafeast

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When your cruise ship docks in Ketchikan, spend the day at one of Alaska's historic fishing resorts, Clover Pass Resort. Enjoy a boat cruise with commentary on the local environment, flora, and fauna of the National Forest. Follow up with a seafood lunch of the area's freshest marine bounty.
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  • 3 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$250.18
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US$250.18

Sitka Shore Excursion: Sitka Bears, Raptor Center, and Totem Park Tour

Sitka Shore Excursion: Sitka Bears, Raptor Center, and Totem Park Tour

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Explore Sitka without the hassle of navigating on your own on a half–day tour to the city’s top landmarks, including the Fortress of Bears, National Historic Park, and Raptor Center. No need to plan logistics: Entrance fees are included for all stops on the itinerary. In addition to round–trip transportation from the Sitka cruise port, your guide provides live commentary about landmarks passed along the way.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$130.39
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US$130.39
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Icy Strait Shore Excursion: Whale Watching Adventure Tour

Icy Strait Shore Excursion: Whale Watching Adventure Tour

Focus on spotting native Alaskan wildlife on this half-day shore excursion on Icy Strait. Once your cruise ship docks in Hoonah, transfer to a boat and embark on a whale-spotting tour in Icy Strait. Listen to in-depth guided commentary on local Alaskan flora and fauna while keeping an eye out for whales, geese, coastal ducks, deer, and bears.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$276.98
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US$276.98

Skagway Shore Excursion: White Pass Summit Rail and Bus Tour

Skagway Shore Excursion: White Pass Summit Rail and Bus Tour

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Discover the best that Skagway has to offer with a train ride along the White Pass Summit Railroad. Take in the beautiful Alaskan scenery on this 1 hour and 45-minute train ride and see famous landmarks such as Bridal Veil Falls, the Gold Rush Cemetery, Tormented Valley, the Skagway Scenic Overlook, and more. Snap some photos along the way as you sit back and enjoy this relaxing ride.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$248.23
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US$248.23

Icy Strait Shore Excursion: We're going on a bear hunt!

Icy Strait Shore Excursion: We're going on a bear hunt!

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Take a 4-hour shore excursion from Hoonah to Icy Strait in search of bears. This area is known as ‘Bear Island’ because it has the highest concentration of brown bears per square mile in the world. Learn about the area’s other wildlife from your informative guide and about the native Tlingit population. Take in the beautiful Alaskan scenery and bring your camera to snap some photos of the wildlife.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$246.19
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US$246.19

Alaska Nightscapes

Alaska Nightscapes

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Embark on a journey through the photographic night life in the Anchorage area. You travel around the city and into nearby Chugach State Park, Turnagain Arm and beyond to shoot a variety of enchanting subjects, from "street" photography to the night sky. This tour is a celebration of our long nights for those who want to broaden their photographic experience and explore the creative fun of nighttime photography. Explore a variety of nighttime techniques from light painting to portraiture and star trails photography. Departure times vary. The itinerary is flexible to adapt to what nocturnal opportunities are available. This is not an aurora borealis tour, but the opportunity to photograph the northern lights may be a part of the tour depending on conditions. Throughout the tour, you'll be offered creative and technical support by your Alaska Photo Treks guide. Book it at the start of your Alaska trip and you will be prepared for what the Alaska night sky offers!
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$169.00
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US$169.00
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Sunset Photo Safari

Sunset Photo Safari

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Avoid the disappointment of returning from your Alaska vacation with sub-par photographs. This photo safari, led by a professional photographer, helps you to improve your photography by providing technical and creative tips and tricks as you explore Anchorage's wild surroundings under the summer sunset.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$173.34
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US$173.34
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Juneau Wildlife Whale Watching & Mendenhall Glacier

Juneau Wildlife Whale Watching & Mendenhall Glacier

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The Mendenhall Glacier is one of Juneau’s most impressive natural wonders, stretching over 13 miles (21 kilometers). On this half-day tour, enjoy spectacular views of the glacier from the viewing platforms and walkways, and learn more about the mighty glacier at the Visitor Center. Then, set sail on a thrilling whale-watching cruise along the coast and look out for humpback whales, as well as other wildlife such as bald eagles and blue heron.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$139.75
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US$139.75

Juneau Wildlife Whale Watching

Juneau Wildlife Whale Watching

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When your cruise stops at Juneau, see whales in their natural habitat on this whale-watching boat trip, all without the fuss of organizing shore transport. Prebook to secure your place, board a comfortable boat with outdoor decks and heated cabins, and cruise Alaska’s waters to see marine life in the wild. Then, enjoy guaranteed sightings of humpback whales, with a naturalist providing commentary on their behaviors as you cruise.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$117.95
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US$117.95

Alaskan Family Rainforest Adventure

Alaskan Family Rainforest Adventure

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Explore the Alaskan rain forest aboard an electric 4x4 buggy on this 3-hour tour in Ketchikan. Steer the wheel yourself, or sit in the passenger seat and relax, learning about the area’s history and plant life along the way from an informative guide. Reach a wilderness camp, where you’ll enjoy a pancake buffet, followed by campfire-roasted marshmallows. Round-trip transport from Ketchikan hotels and the cruise terminal included.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$195.00
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US$195.00

5 Star Juneau by Land & Sea

5 Star Juneau by Land & Sea

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This tour is designed to combine the best highlights of Juneau in one unforgettable excursion. This trip includes a three-hour cruise through the Inside Passage on a luxury yacht as well as a guided land-based tour in our Mercedes Sprinter “land-yacht”. While at sea, you’ll have the chance to see wildlife like Humpback and Orca Whales, Steller sea lions, Bald Eagles, and more. A master captain and an experienced naturalist, trained in safety and local marine life, will guide you onboard your adventure. On land, ride in style in our high-end “land yacht” to some of Juneau’s top destinations. We will take you to get breathtaking views and photo opportunities of the world-famous Mendenhall Glacier. The second stop is your choice; customized to the interests of you and your group. You may visit a favorite local hangout and get a taste of Juneau at the Alaskan Brewing Company OR explore the Macaulay Salmon Hatchery to learn the importance of our local marine life.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$2,899.00
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US$2,899.00
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Luxury Whales & Wildlife Expedition - Icy Strait Point / Hoonah

Luxury Whales & Wildlife Expedition - Icy Strait Point / Hoonah

Take your Alaskan adventure to the next level by spending the day on Southeast Alaska’s only whale watching yacht. Just as the name suggests, luxury IS the difference. Icy Strait Point is home to both a wide array of wildlife and some of the most pristine waters in the world. We’re here to help you experience it all in utmost comfort. Humpback whales are seen almost daily and are only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to possible wildlife sightings. Keep your eyes out for chance sightings of Orca whales, bald eagles, sea otters, harbor seals, Steller sea lions, and even the occasional coastal brown bear. Chichagof Island boasts the largest concentration of coastal brown bears in the world! Your Marquis Yacht is a streamlined combination of speed, style, safety, and comfort. This tour is the perfect mix of adventure and luxury, and has something to offer for all guests on board. Enjoy wildlife and beautiful scenery while sipping champagne, wine, Alaskan beer, or soft drinks.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$3,086.37
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US$3,086.37
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Kenai Fjords National Park Glacier & Wildlife Cruise

Kenai Fjords National Park Glacier & Wildlife Cruise

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Experience up-close views of glaciers and wildlife of Kenai Fjords National Park on this cruise. Enjoy 100 miles (round-trip) of jaw-dropping scenery as the captain and crew explain the surrounding geology and wildlife. Sail past the majestic Holgate Glacier and witness chunks of glaciers break off and crash into the water. Get your camera out near Chiswell Islands, home to thousands of nesting seabirds. In addition to the sights, enjoy a complimentary brunch or deli lunch.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$189.95
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US$189.95
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Winter Helicopter and Dogsled Tour

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Winter Helicopter and Dogsled Tour

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Enjoy a scenic helicopter ride of approximately 45 minutes as we take you over the mountains to Talkeetna. We land right next to 4 time Iditarod winner Dallas Seavey's dog kennel where the staff will be waiting to welcome you to the dogsled capital of Alaska. The Talkeetna area has an extensive trail system, offering scenic evergreen forests with views of the Alaska Range and Denali, the highest mountain on the continent. After a short introduction at the campfire you’ll be outfitted with cold weather gear while the dogs are being harnessed. Lots of excitement as they all want to be picked to run, but once you depart silence returns as you glide through the winter wonderland.During the approximately 2 hour tour you’ll have the option to ‘mush’ your own dog team by standing on the runners. TRANSFERS: call Alaska Helicopter Tours to add transfers from your hotel for an additional fee per person
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$629.10
US$699.00
US$69.90 savings
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Half-Day Anchorage Craft Brewery Tour and Tastings

Half-Day Anchorage Craft Brewery Tour and Tastings

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Get the inside scoop on Anchorage’s beer culture and brewery history on this half-day tour. An in-the-know guide whisks you around the city to sample six tasty offerings at three venues, including three classic breweries that you are sure to enjoy. Pair the hoppy happiness with light snacks, chat it up with locals and take with you a renewed perspective on Anchorage’s stand-out beer scene.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$115.00
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US$115.00

Phillips Cruises 26 Glacier Tour - Self-Drive - Anchorage, AK

Phillips Cruises 26 Glacier Tour - Self-Drive - Anchorage, AK

Phillips Cruises and Tours offers a safe and memorable way to view the beauty of the glaciers and wildlife of Prince William Sound in a pristine wilderness area. Conditions change daily due to weather, ice flows, and wildlife activity so our captains adapt to these changing conditions to provide the best cruise experience while keeping your safety and comfort a top priority. The crew is attentive throughout the cruise ensuring that your time with us is an enjoyable memory and a favorite highlight of your Alaska vacation. Our tours are operated on first-class catamarans. Due to their dual hull design, these powerful high-speed catamarans are extremely stable and able to smoothly navigate through the narrow fjords and passages that lead us to the face of massive glaciers. By operating safely and efficiently, Phillips provides a comfortable cruise and our No Seasickness Guarantee assures nervous cruisers the confidence that they will enjoy our cruise without any unpleasant effects.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$191.86
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US$191.86
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Phillips Cruises 26 Glacier Tour - Self-Drive - Whittier, AK

Phillips Cruises 26 Glacier Tour - Self-Drive - Whittier, AK

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Get up-close views of glaciers within the Prince William Sound on this scenic cruise. Stable Phillips Cruises catamarans and the calm waters of the Prince William Sound combine to create a pleasant nausea-free cruising experience. This makes the trip an ideal choice for first-time cruisers who want to see glaciers without worrying about getting seasick.
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  • 5 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$191.86
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US$191.86
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Alpine Zipline Adventure in Juneau, AK

Alpine Zipline Adventure in Juneau, AK

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Sail through the rain-forest canopy on this Douglas Island zipline adventure from Juneau. Ascend through the Tongass National Forest as you head for Eaglecrest Lodge. Glide through the treetops along five zipline routes, stopping at specially designed platforms to take in the views and snap some photos. Traverse a rushing stream via a suspension bridge and finish the adventure by trying your hand at axe throwing.
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  • 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$169.00
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US$169.00

Eagles, Raptors & Rainforest Experience - Ketchikan, AK

Eagles, Raptors & Rainforest Experience - Ketchikan, AK

Explore the ecosystem, wildlife and culture of Southeast Alaska on a three-hour adventure through the Alaska Rainforest Sanctuary, bald eagle presentation by Alaska Raptor Center, plus free time in Herring Cove.Walk under tall spruce, hemlock and cedar trees that line a creek where a variety of wildlife feed on swimming salmon. You'll then enter a flight auditorium to watch a fully narrated presentation by a handler from the Alaska Raptor Center. Learn the physical attributes and natural behaviors of their rehabilitated birds of prey as they fly around the custom-built raptor courtyard and a majestic bald eagle is showcased on the handler's arm.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$112.00
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US$112.00
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Rainforest Sanctuary Walk & Crab Feast

Rainforest Sanctuary Walk & Crab Feast

Enjoy an incredible eco-tour up through the rainforest in Herring Cove. You’ll be able to cross on elevated platforms that give you a greater chance the see the wildlife, so be sure to keep your eyes open for black bears, bald eagles, seals, deer and a huge variety of birds. If it’s bald eagles you want to see, then you’ll continue your excursion at a stop at the Eagle Sanctuary to see the eagles up close and personal. Then, you’ll get to stop by the carving shed to meet and interact with a native carver to learn how to carve totem poles, and the traditions behind them. To finish off an incredible experience, you’ll get to have some fresh cooked Dungeness crab in an incredibly beautiful lodge setting next to the George Inlet, a meal that also includes a fresh salad and dessert. Alternative menu options include chicken or pasta.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$169.00
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