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Wildlife and Glaciers with a walk in the Rainforest provided by Alaska's Finest Tours & Cruises - Tours

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Wildlife and Glaciers with a walk in the Rainforest

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Overview
See Alaska’s dynamic landscapes and wildlife on a tour that explores the Turnagain Arm’s wildlife center, rain forest, and waterfront views. Ideal for wildlife lovers, traveling with a guide increases your chances of catching sight of the hard-to-spot beluga whales and Dall sheep. Additionally, a visit to the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center enables you to get up-close views of endangered species.
Itinerary
  • You'll start at
    546 W 4th Ave
    546 W 4th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501, USA
    - We will pick you up at the downtown Anchorage Visitors Center behind log cabin. We normally park right behind the red trolley. It is an active loading and unloading zone so please be ready on time as the driver will have be asked by parking enforcement to move after 10 minutes.
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  • 1
    Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
    Stop: 60 minutes - Admission included
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  • 2
    Chugach State Park
    Stop: 10 minutes
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  • 3
    Portage Glacier
    Stop: 30 minutes
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  • You'll end at
    546 W 4th Ave
    546 W 4th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501, USA
    - We will pick you up at the downtown Anchorage Visitors Center behind log cabin. We normally park right behind the red trolley. It is an active loading and unloading zone so please be ready on time as the driver will have be asked by parking enforcement to move after 10 minutes.
    See address & details
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Highlights
  • Explore Alaska’s Turnagain Arm and take a guided walk through the rain forest
  • Enjoy hassle-free round-trip transportation from Anchorage
  • Learn about the region’s flora and fauna from your guide
  • A small-group enables the guide to personalize the tour to meet your needs
Important Information
Departure Point
546 W 4th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99501, USA
Duration
4h 30m
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Professional guide
  • Entry/Admission - Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
Exclusions
  • All pick ups are at the Anchorage Visitors Center - Hotel pick ups are not included.
  • Gratuities
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately
  • Not recommended for Infants or Passengers who cannot walk for 40 minutes on their own.
  • Near public transportation
  • Not recommended for travellers with back problems
  • No heart problems or other serious medical conditions
  • Travellers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s cancelled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travellers. If it’s cancelled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 14 travellers
Cancellation Policy
For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
75Reviews
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sshell77 wrote a review Aug 2020
Madison, Wisconsin40 contributions3 helpful votes
We enjoyed our tour hosted by Ben. He took us to many scenic places including Potter's Marsh to see salmon. Beluga Point had views of the water and mountains. We also walked briefly through a rainforest. We saw glaciers that melted and flowed down the mountain into the lake
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Georgia K wrote a review Aug 2020
5 contributions
The center is a great way to see many animals in their natural surroundings and the guides giving talks are interesting. Take the time to enjoy the creatures and get great photos.
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Date of experience: July 2020
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Danainfranklin wrote a review Jul 2020
Nashville, Tennessee656 contributions96 helpful votes
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We sure enjoyed our visit to the wildlife sanctuary where we got to safely view brown and black bears, wolves, moose and caribou from a close distance.
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Tyler c wrote a review Mar 2020
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Ben was an amazing tour guide! Very informative and beautiful tour! Went as a solo traveler but Ben made sure I was included in activities. Definitely will be making another trip to Alaska and attending the summer tour
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Date of experience: March 2020
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megk99 wrote a review Mar 2020
Ogden, Utah28 contributions2 helpful votes
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Our guide Ben was absolutely wonderful! We had such a great time and I would highly recommend their tours. Ben made sure everyone got to see what they wanted, including a quick stop at Aleyeska Ski Resort. The scenery was breathtaking and Ben was very knowledgeable about the
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Good personalized tour
They were on time and nice. Flat top mountain was added instead of a hospital that we could not enter (had native a
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Good Tour
Good people, personalized service. Because of the Covid, the hospital visit (contains native arts) was replaced wit
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ElsenorJuan
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Portage Glacier Tour
We had a beautiful drive along the waterway. It was a cloudy and somewhat rainy day but it did not really impact th
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FrequentFlier454367
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Excellent Anchorage Tour
We had a great time on this tour. Our guide Fin was super nice and knowledgeable. It was the best way for a family
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Jammer4861
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Great winter time
Ben went above and beyond on our winter tour. There were only four of us and it was very cold and snowing and it di
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Katherine B
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Stunning Views and Excellent Service
My husband and I arrived in Anchorage with one day in town and no planned activities. We found this tour by quickl
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erowland57
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Of course, where can you drive less than an hour from the city to a glacier.
Great drive. Full of views of the inlet. Boarstide? You can see the tide change in the inlet. Looks like a mini t
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atraveler1216
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Great tour with Ben!
I had a great tour with Ben. The other person on the trip canceled last minute which meant I was able to have a pri
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Linamary69
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Left behind, no pickup, no phone call, no tour
We booked a Groupon tour with Alaska’s Finest. Since it was over the holiday, I reached out by phone, prior to book
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Sandy M
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Been was the Greatest
We had an Awesome your with Ben! He went above and beyond to make sure that we had an enjoyable day. Thank You for
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Great time
Bus was running a little late due to traffic, but the guide was awesome. Was only about 15 minutes late, but gave u
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mm_meade
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Alaska!!!
What a great way to get out of the city and see other parts of Alaska. Booked the tour last minute to see more of A
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Raheem21
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All Around Tour of Anchorage
We took this tour of Anchorage and our tour guide, the owner, was great! He showed us all around including seeing t
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NadjaShea
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What a way to welcome us to Alaska
We took the all around city tour and it was ABSOLUTELY AMAZING!! The owner gave the tour and went out of his way t
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Kathy C
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Winter Wildlife & Turnagain ArmTour
Ben was an excellent tour guide and we saw so much more than I expected on this wonderful tour. This is a must do t
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  • Duration: 4h 30m
  • Mobile Ticket Accepted
  • Free Cancellation up to 24 hours in advance
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  • Languages Offered: English
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