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Taku Glacier Lodge & Wings Airways

2 Marine Way, Suite 175, Juneau, AK 99801-1256
+1 907-586-6275
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Best thing to do in Alaska

Took the seaplane out to the Lodge over 5-glaciers. Food at the lodge was plentiful and delicious... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Vannlollipop
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Gainesville, Florida
Top Notch Experience

I did this tour in early June 2017. This is THE BEST vacation experience, unmatched, most... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Windjammmer
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Princeton, New Jersey
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The Best Glacier Flightseeing Adventures & Excursion Tours in Southeast Alaska! Offering glacier flightseeing by 10 passenger deHavilland Otter seaplane 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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2 Marine Way, Suite 175, Juneau, AK 99801-1256
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+1 907-586-6275

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Reviewed yesterday

Took the seaplane out to the Lodge over 5-glaciers. Food at the lodge was plentiful and delicious . Nice clear day, pilot excellent, staff at the lodge very friendly.

Thank Vannlollipop
Reviewed 1 week ago

I did this tour in early June 2017. This is THE BEST vacation experience, unmatched, most adventurous but quite tranquil and relaxing for any age. It's worth every $$$ spent. Freshest fish, expert guided tours, the list goes on. And of course the glaciers are...More

Thank Windjammmer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Seaplane ride over 5 glaciers to the rustic lodge for a yummy grilled salmon dinner by a glacier. Everyone gets a window seat and the lodge has a short nature trail and visiting bears. Great experience. About 3 hours for the flights, dinner, and some...More

Thank Gail C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first experience on a float plane and what an amazing experience it was. A well organised tour, picking us up from our ship and taking us to the float planes where we boarded and headed off over spectacular scenery to the Taku...More

Thank linwaraus
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are in Juneau and don't want to go with everyone else to Mendenhall Glacier, do yourself a favor and have an "only in Alaska" experience by taking a float plane tour of 5 glaciers in the Juneau Icefield. Wings Airways operates a group...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 11 October 2017

A weekend trip to Juneau we did the 40 minute flight over the glaciers. All seats are window seats so it's easy to see from either side. A headset for each passenger provides an interesting narrative. Be sure and take your camera or a recording...More

Thank Cathy0255
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Not having been on a float plane before nor seeing glaciers made this tour an experience that will stay with us. We booked the tour through the cruise line after reading the details which were not overrated, this is an amazing experience. Seeing the glaciers...More

Thank Redcopper2009
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Fly via sea plane over 5 stunning glaciers. Land at Taku Lodge for an amazing bbq salmon lunch and a good chance to see some bears and then go for a guided walk. A gorgeous place. An amazing experience. Awesome customer service both by the...More

Thank Leisa T
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

I booked my tour on the cruise ship, and was eagerly awaiting a delicious meal at the Taku lodge. When I made it to the check in location I was graciously greeted by a young man named Alex Fagerstrom, which quickly set the tone for...More

Thank Kristian R
Reviewed 27 September 2017

Seeing the glaciers by air is the only true way to appreciate the size and beauty of the Alaskan glaciers. The commentary was pre-recorded so I felt that took some of the personal touch away but it was still very good. The flight was smooth...More

Thank Travelforever60
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momag101
21 September 2017|
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Response from DannyBoy57 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we did see a mature black bear. This was a month ago - not sure if it is getting too late, but I would expect the bears to be around for at least a few more weeks.
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Jagfan
25 August 2017|
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Response from WingsAirways | Property representative |
Hello and greetings from the Taku Glacier Lodge. We will happily provide a meal that would match his needs. Only three items would have to be excluded; the sourdough bread, the herb biscuits and the ginger cookies... More
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Lana K
27 April 2017|
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Response from WingsAirways | Property representative |
Hello Lana, YES most definitely! We will refund in full if we cancel due to weather issues. We hope to see you this summer! And we hope it is SUNSHINE and blue sky the day you visit! ~The Wings Team
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