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Juneau Rainforest Garden

10445 Glacier Hwy, Juneau, AK 99801-8562
+1 907-209-5050
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Very Relaxing

Our hosts were very knowledgeable, and passionate about the plants indigenous to Alaska. You walk... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2016
Judi J
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Dryden, New York
Excellent Hosts

Visited here while on a tour from the Ruby Princess cruise line, last cruise of the 2016 season... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2016
386Patrick21
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St Joseph
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10445 Glacier Hwy, Juneau, AK 99801-8562
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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Our hosts were very knowledgeable, and passionate about the plants indigenous to Alaska. You walk thru the gardens at your own pace, and refer to your "guide paper" to see what plant/plants you are seeing. At the end, you are greeted with a complimentary cup...More

1  Thank Judi J
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Visited here while on a tour from the Ruby Princess cruise line, last cruise of the 2016 season. The hosts offer a very informative tour. Their garden is mostly level, compared to other rainforest tours. Would recommend this for a person interested in botany. The...More

Thank 386Patrick21
Reviewed 22 September 2016

This was the first part of a 3 part tour from our cruise and it was beautiful there. The two guides were very informative and friendly and available to answer all and any questions. There was a delicious snack and hot tea waiting for us...More

Thank Duker20
Reviewed 21 September 2016

This was part of our shore excursion on Ruby Princess Cruise. It's so nice to see native plants and the variety of fungi in this park - explanation was given in a pamphlet too. When we started our short walk in the gardens, it began...More

Thank Xine139
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Please do not confuse this with the larger Glacier Rainforest. It is a gem not to be missed. The walk was beautiful and the hosts fantastic. The Svinickis have created a serene sanctuary in the rainforest and provided us with their expertise as well as...More

Thank Daryl W
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

This was part of an onshore tour we had booked on our cruise. We had a light shower of rain while there but they supply umbrellas so was still enjoyable. Doesn't take long to walk through, following the path and referring to the handout they...More

Thank malleegirl
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Close-up look at a temperate rain forest. Ground covers are very interesting. Run by a husband and wife duo who I very knowledgeable in this area.

Thank spikenails
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This was the first time I've been in a real rainforest. It even rained a bit on our trip, but there are umbrellas available. The hosts were friendly providing everyone with hot tea and cookies after our 15 minute walk through the rain forest garden.

Thank doccao
Reviewed 6 September 2016

The drive through the forrest was nice, the view from the top was pretty but that was literally "it". Very small attraction.

Thank Nele73
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great time at the rain forest. Jeff and his wife are excellent hosts. They provided information, umbrellas,.snacks, and a.hot drink. The scenery was beautiful and the walk wasn't too long or strenuous.

Thank Natalie R
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Brenda H
is this the garden with the upside down trees? thanks
6 November 2016|
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Response from Nele73 | Reviewed this property |
It is. Upside down trees with plants on top. Kinda pretty.
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tnxgod
We will be visiting Juneau in early September. What would the Rainforest Garden look like, and is the experience worth the cost?
28 August 2016|
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