Magical Fjords & Rainforests

Magical Fjords & Rainforests. 7 days/6 nights. Start: Juneau - End: Ketchikan.

  • Day 01: Arrival Juneau
  • Day 02: Juneau
  • Day 03: Juneau
  • Day 04: Juneau - Sitka (Flight)
  • Day 05: Sitka - Ketchikan (Flight)
  • Day 06: Ketchikan (Misty Fjords National Monument)
  • Day 07: Departure Ketchikan
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day 1

Arrival Juneau

1 Day

Arrival and transfer to hotel on own. Overnight Juneau for 3 nights, Westmark Baranof Hotel or similar.

day 2

Juneau

1 Day

Full day cruise to view spectacular glaciers in Tracy Arm. En route journey is very scenic and a highlight. Overnight Juneau.

day 3

Juneau

1 Day

Today you will visit Mendenhall Glacier, enjoy a 2-hour whale watching cruise and Salmon Bake all-you-can-eat buffet (English speaking tour). Overnight Juneau.

day 4

Juneau - Sitka (Flight)

1 Day

Transfer on own to Juneau airport for your flight from Juneau to Sitka. Upon arrival transfer to hotel in Sitka on own. Rest of the day is at your leisure to explore Sitka and its history (on your own) including St. Michael’s Cathedral (America’s first Russian Orthodox Church), the Sitka National Historical Park, Alaska Raptor Rehabilitation Center and the Sheldon Jackson Museum. Overnight Sitka, Westmark Sitka Hotel or similar.

day 5

Sitka - Ketchikan (Flight)

1 Day

Transfer on own to airport for scheduled flight to Ketchikan. In Ketchikan transfer to hotel on own. Rest of the day is at your own leisure. Overnight Ketchikan, Cape Fox Lodge or similar.

day 6

Ketchikan (Misty Fjords National Monument)

1 Day

Today’s boat cruise to the heart of the 3,570-square-mile Monument provides an opportunity to view Misty Fjords from a dramatic perspective. A naturalist will provide indepth commentary while you watch for mountain goats, bears, eagles, Guillemots and other seabirds. You will be surrounded by cliffs towering thousands of feet and view waterfalls cascading into emerald waters. Overnight Ketchikan.

day 7

Departure Ketchikan

1 Day

Transfer to airport on own for departure flights.

Included

  • 6 nights accommodation in tourist-moderate class hotels
  • 9.5 – 10.5 hour Tracy Arm cruise from Juneau (meals not included)
  • 6-hour Best of Juneau tour with visit to Mendenhall Glacier, whale watching cruise and Salmon Bake buffet-mea
  • Scheduled flight from Juneau to Sitka and Sitka to Ketchikan with Alaska Airlines (coach class
  • 5.5 hour Misty Fjords Cruise from Ketchikan
  • Documentation & information package (by e-mail)
  • All taxes

Not Included

  • Transfers between airport and hotel if hotel shuttles are not available
  • Local transfers (local taxi service is available in each location)
  • Ferry between Ketchikan airport and town
  • Meals
  • Optional activities