Top 20 Experiences in Juneau
Juneau Wildlife Whale Watching & Mendenhall Glacier
This wildlife viewing excursion takes you on a journey to see two of the major highlights in Southeast Alaska. You will be guided to the Mendenhall Glacier for a 45 minute self-exploration followed by our wildlife whale watching tour. Once you have had a chance to explore the glacier park on your own, we will take you to the whale watching harbor where you will come aboard one of our state-of-the-art vessels to search for majestic Humpback Whales and other water wildlife we may find along the way. Our expert captains and naturalists are so familiar with these amazing creatures that we can actually guarantee you will see whales in their natural habitat from a safe distance. Our boats are equipped with restrooms and heated cabins to make this journey extra comfortable. Our fleet of fast jet boats all have plenty of outdoor deck space so you can choose to watch the wildlife in the open air or from the comfort of the cabin. This is an Alaskan adventure you won't want to miss!
Juneau Wildlife Whale Watching
Whale watching wildlife viewing at it's finest! Come aboard with us as we search the pristine waters of Juneau, Alaska for majestic Humpback Whales and other water wildlife we may find along the way. Our expert captains and naturalists are so familiar with these amazing creatures that we can actually guarantee you will see whales in their natural habitat from a safe distance. Our state of the art boats are equipped with restrooms and heated cabins to make this journey extra comfortable. Our fleet of fast jet boats all have plenty of outdoor deck space so you can choose to watch the wildlife in the open air or from the comfort of the cabin. This is an Alaskan adventure you won't want to miss!
Juneau's Premier Whale Watching! - More time on the water!
Our general tour! Meet our Guest Rep at your cruise ship dock and board our courtesy shuttle. Enjoy a scenic ride to the Auke Bay boat harbor and return (about 25 minutes each way). A complimentary stop at the Brotherhood Bridge for a view of the Mendenhall Glacier is available before or after each tour depending on that day's schedule and weather. Enjoy the difference of a personalized tour! This 4 hour and 5 minute tour includes approximately 1 hour of round trip transfer time, 2.75 hours of whale watching/sightseeing cruise, walking on the dock to the boat, and bathroom breaks.
3.5 Hour Whale Tour in Juneau Alaska...skip the crowds with us!
Our 20 passenger catamaran offers you and your loved ones a personal experience without the crowds. Elevated custom seats are sure to keep you at the optimal height for taking in Juneau's majestic views. Our spacious heated cabin with extra large windows frame perfect photo oportunities of the vast shorelines, glaciers and local wildlife. Enjoy outside viewing of the whales, sea lions and eagles from our full walk around deck. Welcome aboard; we look forward to serving you.
Juneau Shore Excursions: Juneau Helicopter Tour & Dogsledding Experience
Pair a helicopter flight over the glaciers of Juneau Icefield with a dogsled ride, and you have the perfect Alaska experience. After flying over breathtaking scenery, land at a remote glacier camp for a ride of a lifetime: you’re pulled by Alaskan huskies across fields blanketed with snow, surrounded by towering mountains. Cruise ship passengers please note that the shuttle will pick up one hour before listed flight time.
Juneau Shore Excursion: Helicopter Tour and Guided Icefield Walk
While in port in Juneau, take advantage of Alaska’s incredible scenery on this two-part shore excursion. Take to the skies on a helicopter tour over the stunning Juneau Icefield, and land on the awe-inspiring Herbert Glacier for an astounding walkabout amidst the spectacular glacial landscape. Tour duration includes transportation to and from the Goldbelt Tram and Airport Area Hotels. Tour Includes: 25-30 minutes of helicopter flightseeing & 20-25 minutes on the glacier
Mendenhall Glacier Ice Adventure Tour
Explore Mendenhall Glacier on this exclusive adventure tour into the Alaskan Wilderness. Your expert guides will lead you on a journey across Mendenhall Lake where you will paddle together with a small group past icebergs, giant waterfalls, and wildlife. On your way to the ice, you will be surrounded by breathtaking scenery of mountain peaks nestled in the Tongass National Forest. Upon landing the canoe at a remote beach site, your guides will safely lead you on an interpretive hike around the rocky surfaces located directly in front of the glacier. Every tour is unique and space is limited, making this Juneau’s most exciting and sought-after adventure tour.
Mendenhall Glacier Lake Canoe Tour
Experience the beauty of the Alaskan wilderness on this 3.5-4 hour adventure to the Mendenhall Glacier. This adventure starts off at the cruise ship docks as an expert guide will transfer the guaranteed, small group on a narrated 30 minute journey to the West Glacier boat launch in the Tongass National Forest. Guests gear up in top quality waterproof gear and after a quick paddle lesson, will launch the canoe onto the Mendenhall Lake to start the journey. Surrounded by steep cliffs filled with Arctic terns, mountain goats, porcupines, and other wildlife; enjoy the serenity of this adventure deep into Alaska. Feel the cool brisk air coming off the glacier as the guide safely navigates the canoe to the best viewpoints of the blue crevasses and seracs on the toe of the Mendenhall Glacier. Be one of the few to step away from the crowds and get face to face with glacier. This Tour is canoeing only and DOES NOT INCLUDE a hike.
Juneau Shore Excursions: Helicopter Dogsledding Experience and Additional Glacier Landing
The only way to experience the best of both tours! If you’re having trouble picking between a landing at the lower level of the glacier to view crevasses and beautiful features of glacial movement, and an authentic dog sled tour on an amazing expanse of glacial snow, look no further. This tour combines the best of both options, providing the full experience at the dog camp with an incredible walkabout at the lower level of the glacier.
Juneau Private 3 Hour Scenic Road Trip
We offer the only tour of the Juneau Road system. Juneau has the largest land mass of all capital cities in America. We take you on a 100 mile trip pointing out the best scenery and wildlife available!
Sled Dog Discovery in Juneau
We know almost everyone is a puppy lover! Get ready to ride with a team of 16 powerful huskies many of which are veterans of the Iditarod! This is how their mushers keep them in shape during the summer season. And afterwards, you'll cuddle with adorable Alaskan Husky puppies that will one day grow up to be sled dogs themselves! Learn what it takes from both musher and sled dog to become an Iditarod champion!
Alpine Zipline Adventure in Juneau, AK
Located at the community ski area, Eaglecrest in the Tongass National Forest. Friendly, expert and knowledgeable guides not only ensure participant safety but add to the fun and adventure. Axe Throwing competition at the end, a favorite Alaska past time. The no hand-braking system is the most unique feature of the tour allowing guests to take pictures while zipping and hands free for flying through the air!
Segway Alaska - Coastal Rainforest Trek
Escape the crowds and snap stunning photos on an unforgettable Photo Trek! Head off the beaten track today to see the coastal sights of Juneau on a unique type of personal scooter - a Segway. You'll hit the road and the beach on this fun, 3 hour tour. As you set out, you will immediately encounter views of the majestic Mendenhall Glacier. Cruise the coastline and make several stops for photos while you take in the pristine waters of Lynn Canal, part of the Inside Passage. Because you are on a Segway, you will have the opportunity to intimately interact with nature. Listen for eagle calls in flight, the waves lapping the shoreline, and maybe even spy the occasional breaching humpback whale. Then hop off your Segway and walk a short 7 minute trail to a secluded beach to enjoy locally sourced refreshments. Immerse yourself in the Tongass National Forest, a temperate rain forest and the largest National Forest in the US.
Mendenhall Glacier Canoe Paddle and Hike
The Glacier Canoe Paddle and Hike is our most sought-after adventure. Your journey begins at the Mendenhall Lake, where a canoe guide will provide paddle instruction. Equipped with gear, board your spacious canoe and set course for the Mendenhall Glacier. Witness Arctic tern nesting grounds and the cascading Nugget Falls as you glide past, with stunning views of the glacier in the distance. As the glacier draws near, keep your eyes peeled for freshly calved icebergs. Exit the canoes and hike the rocky terrain, gaining intimate views of the glacier and learn about its rapid recession. Explore this ancient ice age wilderness and marvel at its ice features, including crevasses, ice fall at the toe of the glacier, and other deep blue mysteries. Constantly changing, the glacier offers a unique experience each day. This tour does not venture onto the glacier, but delivers front-row views. After immersing yourself at the glacier, board the canoes and paddle back across Mendenhall Lake.
3 Hours Fishing Experience Class in Juneau
World class Fishing from shores of south east Alaska. Fish like the locals do and experience the fight of your life. Whether you prefer flyfishing or spinning reels our top of the line equipment is ready for you to get on the bite
Rainforest & Waterfalls Trek
Join one of our certified naturalist guides for an unforgettable journey through the largest temperate rainforest in the world. Explore this unique ecosystem and its’ amazing in habitants away from the crowds. Your naturalist guide will choose one of two different trails (2-4 miles based on experience) that will offer breathtaking views of waterfalls, the Tongass National Forest, and the world-famous Mendenhall Glacier. Your expert guide will provide interpretation along the way and share information about this unique and amazing ecosystem and its inhabitants. Possible wildlife sightings include: black bears, American bald eagles, wild Alaskan salmon, porcupines, and more! Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Southeast Alaska, stretch your legs, and get some exercise on this incredible outdoor adventure.
Private Luxury Whale Watch
Private. Exclusive. Luxury. Just as the name suggests, LUXURY is the difference. If crowds, buses and packed boats aren't your thing, then you've found the right tour for you! This 4 hour experience gives you more time on the water and 5 Star service. There is no comparison.
Segway Alaska - Alpine Wilderness Trail Ride
There is just nothing as unique and fun as riding a Segway. Easy to ride even for someone who has never ridden before. The balloon tires of the X2 are perfect for the gravel trail and provide a cushioned ride. Guests will enjoy cruising along through tall stands of Sitka Spruce and Hemlock. Glide through serene alpine meadows studded with ponds of lilies all in the shadow of snow-capped peaks. Our guide will provide interesting facts and details about the flora and fauna that are unique to Alaska. Several short stops for photos and to walk around are provided. The halfway point of the tour brings guests to breathtaking Fish Creek and it’s crystal clear, snow melt waters. A short 10-minute walk along the Historic Treadwell Ditch gives guests a chance to see the old-growth Tongass Rainforest in all of its pristine beauty and learn about Juneau. The guides will then share a locally sourced snack with the group. This adventure is a must do experience!
Five-Star Juneau Pedicab Private Tour
Downtown tours along Juneau's Seawalk and through historic downtown. Providing a practical and fun experience for visitors. A private one-hour or custom downtown tour including history, art, culture and local living. We stop when and where customers request for pictures. We provide guests the most personable downtown city tour in Juneau. One look at our reviews will have you booking a tour!
Juneau, The Last Frontier Self Guided (Smart Phone App/GPS) Audio Walking Tour
Many an adventurer have walked Juneau’s streets including Jack London and Wyatt Earp. Juneau has been the land of the native people, a gold rush boom town, and the capital of Alaska. What stories will you tell your friends about Juneau? On our walk you’ll see and discover Juneau’s historic past and go home with plenty of stories to share. Listen to the first stop now to get a little sample of what we you’ll experience. Go at your own pace and schedule. This is a smart phone navigated tour on the WalknTours app. The WalknTours app and tour technology power immersive location aware walking tours navigated by your smart phone. Go at your own pace, on your own schedule and on your own terms. It's like a real life tour guide, only it's on your phone and available 24/7. Now available in 20+ cities in the USA. This is a self guided, smart phone navigated, walking tour.