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Alyeska’s youngest Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever Monty, has arrived in the great state of Utah where he will be joining other rescue dogs from all over the world for specialty training with Wasatch Backcountry Rescue search and rescue dog school. Wasatch Backcountry Rescue International Dog School is a four day ...Read More
Due to the sheer size of Alaska's wilderness, flightseeing tours are often the best way to take in all the amazing landscape. Flightseeing tours vary and there are options to fit budgets of all levels.
All tours listed below can be book with Alyeska's Concierge Desk: 907-754-2108. The Concierge Desk is located next to the Front Desk at The Hotel Alyeska.
Glacier Heli Tour
Soar over the panoramic Alaskan scenery spotting wildlife as you glide by picturesque mountain peaks into the 20-mile river valley to the heart of glacier country. Tour time is approximately 35 minutes
Rate: $215 per person
Helicopter Glacier Landing
Extend you flight seeing adventure by taking our most popular tour that explores the Lake George Glacier, Lake George Valley, Whiteout Glacier and Colony Glacier. As you fly through the Chugach backcountry the panorama opens to glacial-formed valleys and magnificent fields of ancient translucent blue glaciers. Highlight your trip with a glacier landing on Colony Glacier or atop a high ridge with a 360-degree panorama of mountains and glaciers and become surrounded by the surreal landscape. Tour time is approximately 75 minutes
Rate: $320 per person
Chugach Mountain, Prince William Sound Heli Grand Tour, Glacier Landing
Experience everything as with the glacier landing tour but add a return trip through the pristine waters of Prince William Sound. The clear waters and rocky fjords of Prince William Sound offer breathtaking landscapes and excellent wildlife spotting opportunities. Tour time is approximately 100 minutes
Rate: $425 per person
Columbia Glacier Tour
If you truly want to go all the way, the Columbia Glacier Tour is our most comprehensive and far-reaching tour. This tour offers a glacier landing and an extended Prince William Sound tour and best of all a tour of the Columbia Glacier. The Columbia Glacier is the largest tidewater glacier in the Prince William Sound. This glacier is a truly majestic place encompassing over fifteen thousand square miles of deep blue water, rustic mountain peaks, and endless ice fields. The Columbia Glacier tour is the ultimate flight seeing excursion and a truly unforgettable experience. Tour time is approximately 145 minutes
Rate: $640 per person
All trips listed above are avaialble year-round and depart: 9:30 am, 11:15 am, 1pm, and 2:45 pm.
Robinson R-44 Helicopter, 3 guest maximum, 2 guest minimum. This breathtaking helicopter flight will amaze you with the panoramic views through the surrounding windows.
A minivan shuttle is provided for pick-ups 15 minutes prior to the scheduled tour.
Cancellations made 8 days prior to the scheduled tour will receive a full refund.
Offered by Alpine Air Alaska
Knik Glacier & Wildlife Tour
Fly along the Chugach Mountains and the Knik Arm and have the opportunity to see a variety of Alaskan wildlife such as Dall Sheep, Mountain Goats, Moose and Black Bears. Tour time is 1.5 hours. 2-person minimum.
Rate from Anchorage: $235 per person
Blackstone Glacier Tour
Fly down Turnagain Arm toward Portage Glacier and Whittier into Prince William Sound. Experience wildlife along the way such as Mountain Goats, Black Bears and Dall Sheep. See breathtaking waterfalls and glaciers that go untouched! Tour time is 1.5 hours. 2-person minimum.
Rate from Anchorage: $335 per person
Mt. McKinley Tour
Fly with us to see the tallest mountain in North America! Experience the majestic mountains surrounding Denali and brilliant glacier pools of blue scattered through the Kahiltna Glacier. See icefalls and crevasses. Weather permitting they will stop for some great photo opportunities. Tour time is 3 hours. 3-person minimum.
Rate from Anchorage: $375 per person
Cancellations made 31 or more days prior to the scheduled departure will be charged a $50.00 processing fee. Within 31 days to the scheduled departure 50% of the tour cost will be charged. No shows are 100% non-refundable.
Contact Alyeska's Concierge Desk at 907-754-2108. The Concierge Desk is located next to the Front Desk at The Hotel Alyeska.