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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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Amazing Views of Glaciers

The flight let us really understand what was hiding behind those wonderful Mountains we could see... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Debbie W

I don't even know where to start. I had never been to Alaska or on a seaplane. The seaplane took... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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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!
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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2 Marine Way, Suite 175, Juneau, AK 99801-1256
+1 907-586-6275

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Reviewed 3 days ago

The flight let us really understand what was hiding behind those wonderful Mountains we could see from the ship. Wonderful staff and the flight was wonderful. How they fly with a group of plans and the safety that they make a priority made this dramatic...More

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't even know where to start. I had never been to Alaska or on a seaplane. The seaplane took off from Juneau and followed the river to the Taku Lodge over glaciers and ice fields. The takeoff and landing was smooth as silk and...More

Thank JRDistraveling
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a must do if you are visiting Juneau. Great people from the dock to the plane to the lodge. They give number one service through and through. The view from the sea plane looking at the glaciers from above them, it is really...More

Thank Rearview2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our ten day Alaska cruise we took six excursions and this was absolutely the best. While a bit concerned about the seaplane trip, we LOVED it- what an experience. The takeoff and landings were smoother than a "normal" plane. The views were amazing, allowing...More

Thank Kem C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an absolutely amazing tour. Pictures and words can't even begin to describe what you see from the plane. It is just one of those things in life that you need to see for yourself. All of the other 5 star reviews have already...More

Thank Loenuf
Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the short seaplane ride. The staff and the pilot were friendly and knowledgeable. The plane holds 10 passengers and everyone has a window seat and earphones to hear the recorded narration of the sights we were seeing. We flew over rivers and glaciers...More

Thank Joanie035
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Wings Airways/Taku Lodge excursion gets 5 stars from everyone that reviews it for a reason. The minute you board the seaplane you begin a prefect day. Perfect takeoff, perfect pictures , perfect landing, perfect meal, more perfect pictures, perfect hike to the falls, perfect...More

Thank celliott0406
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an amazing excursion. We took a seaplane from Juneau to the Lodge, flying low over glaciers and other interesting terrain. I actually got to sit in the co-pilot's seat. The flight was awesome! We got to really see so much of the area....More

Thank jtdanza
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife was a little nervous getting on the floatplane but found it very comfortable, if noisy. The views during the flight were simply breath taking, we didn't want this to end! We landed on Taku Lake and then walked the short distance to the...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The trip was amazing! The company was very organized and on time. The pilot was very knowledgeable and the plane was safe and clean. The views of the glaciers, wildlife, and topography was exceptional. That's not even talking about the lodge and dinner. Needless to...More

Thank marymC5089EI
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24 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
Lana K
27 April 2017|
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
Susan W
24 February 2017|
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Response from WingsAirways | Property representative |
Hello Susan and Greetings from the Taku Lodge! We have the set of stairs that has handrails for extra stability as in the photos. We also have a ramp option if that would be easier. We encourage everyone to take their... More