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Sled Dog Discovery in Skagway

This is not a run-of-the-mill sled excursion—it packs in several fun activities and concludes with a treat that’s hard not to love. Follow your guide on a short tour of downtown Skagway, hop on a Unimog—a multipurpose, all-wheel drive vehicle—for a ride up a mountain, and then take a sled ride with Alaskan huskies through Tongass National Park. Afterward, get a chance to spend time with husky puppies.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Grizzly Falls Ziplining Expedition

Soar over glacial waterfalls and stunning Alaska scenery on this ziplining excursion. Meet your guide at the dock and enjoy an entertaining trip through historic Skagway on your way to Dyea. There you will have a ziplining orientation before strapping in and taking off.  The 11 lines on the course are complemented by four suspension bridges to give you views of the surrounding Tongass National Forest that you have to see to believe.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Sitka Scenic Tour- Premium - Alaska Raptor Center, Fortress of the Bears,Totems!

Skip the impersonal, large–group bus tour and explore Sitka on a small–group day trip to the city’s top landmarks, with a range of departure times offered to fit your schedule. Your guide, who navigates for you, brings you to four highly–rated attractions, including Fortress of the Bear, the Alaska Raptor Center, and the Sitka National Historic Park. All entrance fees are included for your convenience.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$79.00
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Sled Dog Discovery in Juneau

While in Alaska, it can be hard to find activities for the whole family to agree on. This sled dog discovery tour in Juneau is the perfect solution—kids and people of all ages are sure to be excited to visit with the husky puppies. You’ll also learn from a musher all about dog sledding in Alaska and ride down a 1-mile track with a team of huskies, too.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Ketchikan 4 in 1

On the Ketchikan 4 in 1 you get to experience a fully narrated 2.5 hour historical tour. Starting with the city, which includes: Creek street (ketchikan's historical red light district) , a salmon ladder, and the first hand dug salmon hatchery. Then take a 10 mile scenic seaside drive to explore an area rich in Alaskan Native culture. Here you will see 2 totem parks (Potlatch Park and Totem Bight State Park) that combined have 2 clan houses, 5 tribal houses, and 2 carving centers. Along with antique cars, rare firearms, a historical museum, and a beach walk to view the tidepools (also  a good chance to see eagles and sometimes whales as they migrate through the Tongass Narrows). 
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$60.00
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Sitka Sightseeing Tour including Fortress of the Bear and Totem Poles

Discover Alaska’s historic city of Sitka on this 2-hour, small-group tour limited to just 10 people. A comfortable van takes you across the O’Connell Bridge to Japonski Island. Pass Sheldon Jackson Museum, Alaska Pioneer Home and St Michael’s Cathedral, and listen to engaging commentary on the sites from informative guides. Enjoy up-close views of rescued bears at Fortress of the Bear, and take in the stunning scenery of Sitka National Historical Park and admire its towering totem poles.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Matanuska Glacier Winter Tour

The Matanuska Glacier is Alaska's largest glacier accessible by road, and offers the most accessible areas to walk on of any glacier in Alaska. If you don't want to tackle the winter drive yourself, this guided tour can take you there and lead you on a trek across the ice.  Lunch at a local restaurant is included.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Skagway Shore Excursion: Yukon Discovery Tour

When your cruise ship docks in Skagway, take a scenic tour into Canada’s Yukon Territory with commentary provided by your guide. Ascend through White Pass to the Carcross Desert, Emerald Lake, and Caribou Crossing, where you have lunch, and check out the dog mushing camp and wildlife museum. Stop for photos at the ‘Welcome to Alaska’ sign and Captain William Moore Bridge, look for wildlife like bear, moose, and caribou.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Glacier Point Wilderness Safari

Easily visit Davidson Glacier with this stress-free package. Relax on a 60-minute boat ride out to the glacier and see if you can spot local wildlife like whales, bald eagles, sea lions, and mountain goats. Then, take a short hike to the provided canoes and paddle out to the glacier.
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$219.00
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3 Hour Rainforest Walk and Totem Park

Make the most of your time in port in Ketchikan and discover Alaska’s natural wonders and cultural heritage. Enjoy a guided walk through the rainforest, stopping to admire a natural waterfall and see the native flora. Then, visit a Totem Park, learn about the ancient Alaskan tradition, the cultural heritage of the Tlingit, Haida, and Tsimshian people and explore a magnificently carved clan house. This small-group tour ensures a more personal experience and includes pick up at the cruise port.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Tlingit Canoe and Culture Experience

This small group, 2 hour experience is  something that can only be done in Hoonah! The Tribe offers a unique, once in a lifetime opportunity to tour the pristine waters of Icy Strait, aboard one of their traditional, hand carved Tlingit dugout canoes.  Following your adventure on the water, tour the canoe culture shed to view beautiful totems and have stories interpreted for you.  
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Horse-Drawn Covered Wagon Ride with Backcountry Dining

Travel like the Alaskan pioneers did, in horse-drawn covered wagon, during this 3-hour tour from Healy. Listen to your guide's commentary about the history, culture and environmental features of the area as you travel through the Alaskan tundra. Snap photos of the mountains of Denali National Park looming nearby. Finish your tour with a family-style meal in the heart of the backcountry.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Whale Watching and Marine Wildlife Tour

Make the most of the wildlife-watching opportunities of southeast Alaska on a whale-spotting cruise from Sitka. Prebook to ensure your place on a small marine boat on your ideal date, and cruise the waters off Baranof Island. With luck, spot whales, sea lions, otters, seals, and sea birds in their wild, natural habitat, and learn about their biology and behaviors via live onboard commentary. A choice of departures provides flexibility.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Matanuska Glacier Summer Tour

Alaska's largest glacier accessible by car is located just outside Anchorage, so don't miss the chance to visit during your stay. You'll head to Matanuska Glacier Park to explore this natural wonder with provided ice cleats and a guide.
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Fairbanks Northern Lights Tour

Experience the Aurora Borealis in all its glory on a 5-hour tour from Fairbanks. Relax as luxury level transportation takes you from your hotel to base camp. Hot drinks, comfortable shelter, and warm clothing are all provided to ensure that you stay cozy for the duration of the tour. Get expert instruction for photographing the Northern Lights. Regardless of your success, take home complimentary professional photos of the experience.
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Superior Whale Watching - 3hrs on the water!

Auke Bay, with its harbor of whale watching vessels, lies about a half-hour’s ride from Juneau. This whale watching trip saves you the trouble of getting to the harbor and back with a round-trip shuttle directly from your cruise ship dock or a designated meeting point. Also, the tour is held with six people or fewer, which means you won’t ride a crowded boat with blocked views.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Aurora Borealis Viewing Tour from Fairbanks at Borealis Basecamp

This tour offers one of the best ways to experience the Northern Lights. Away from the lights and noise of the city, our Borealis Basecamp lodge sits on the mountain ridges surrounding Fairbanks. From the warmth of a cozy sofa, you can watch the magical Aurora while drinking a cup of cocoa, some hot tea or coffee. We have large windows, perfect for accommodating Aurora viewing. And if you wish you have a 365-degree view, you can step out and experience. It also allows you to get those magical photos you've been looking for. If you listen carefully, you might hear the Aurora singing to you.
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
  • Duration: 5 to 6 hours
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Top 3 City Attractions in One Tour: Botanical Gardens, Zoo & Museum - May-Jul

See the Top 3 Anchorage Attractions in one tour. Be safely driven through Anchorage while sightseeing mountain views, visiting our colorful Botanical Gardens, Alaska Zoo and Anchorage Museum.Makes for a great way to our city, its culture and wildlife.
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Hoonah Whale Tours

Optimize your chances of seeing humpback whales on a catamaran tour of Hoonah’s Icy Strait. Absorb views of the Alaskan landscape as you explore, and look out for other native fauna including bald eagles, sea lions, and bears. Keep energized with homemade snacks provided on board, and gain insight into the region’s history, culture, and wildlife from your captain.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Anchorage All Around City Tour w/ taste of Wild Smoked Salmon & Reindeer Sausage

Let an insider lead the way around Anchorage on this 3-hour tour of the city, featuring stops at must-see attractions like Ship Creek and Alaska Wild Berry Products. Gain a deeper understanding of local culture as you learn the history and folklore behind key Anchorage attractions on this joint walking and driving tour of the city.
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Denali Park Winter Experience

Rumble down the Denali Park Road in a comfortable 4x4 vehicle on this half-day tour. Denali is snow-covered and tough to navigate in the winter, but riding with an experienced guide in an 4WD vehicle gives you access to parts of the park it would be tough to reach in your own car. Listen to commentary on the park's geography, wildlife, and history as you travel. Jump out for a quick nature hike and a visit to the historic sled dog kennels if weather allows.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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Alaska Bear Viewing Tour to Wolverine Creek from Soldotna, Alaska

Get a closer look at Alaskan bears in their natural environment on a six and-a-half hour tour to Wolverine Creek. Pick a departure time that works for you and enjoy included roundtrip airfare from Soldotna. After your 30-minute trans-glacial flight, join your guide on a comfortable boat ride down river to the bears’ feeding spot. You’re then free to photograph the animals from an unobstructed viewpoint.
  • Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
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2 Hour Alaska Rainforest Walk and Totem Park Small Group Tour

Focus on the scenery of Tongass National Forest and Totem Park on this eco tour from Ketchikan. Traveling with a small group of just 11 people or fewer means you'll get personalized attention and plenty of time to ask questions of your guide. Follow your guide on a walk through the Alaskan rain forest and Totem Park, where you'll get views and photo ops of pristine creeks, ancient trees, and moss-covered ground. There's even a geo-caching scavenger hunt to keep kids interested and occupied.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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Haines Native Culture Experience

Experience the native culture of the Tlingit people and the Chilkat Valley on this unique visit to Haines and Klukwan. After a 40-minute scenic drive through the Chilkat Valley and Bald Eagle Preserve, we’ll come to Klukwan, “Eternal Village” of the Chilkat people. Guests will gain intimate exposure to the traditional lifestyle of the Chilkat people with a guided visit through the Traditional Knowledge Camp.  Following, the Heritage Center will provide an entrance to the Chilkat’s distinctive ethnic landscape with exhibits on their subsistence way of living, the Brown Bear Clan House, their legacy of Chilkat weaving, and more. Your visit culminates at the Whale Clan House of the Gaanaxteidi where the world-famous collection of four totems and the Rain wall screen are displayed.Lunch is included.Return by bus to Haines to board the catamaran that will take you back to Skagway.
  • Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 6 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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