Soar over the Tongass Forest and Inside Passage waters on the exclusive Ketchikan Combo Helicopter Tour. On this journey through Alaska's Southeastern skies, you will fly across Revillagigedo Island to the plummeting Mahoney Falls, before turning south to the beautiful Annette Island Reserve, which this tour has exclusive rights to explore. After getting your fill of beautiful scenery from the air, your tour will then stop for a landing atop the northernmost peak of Annette Island for 10 minutes to explore the stunning landscape and gaze out at the Inside Passage, far away from the cruise ship crowds! And, keep your eyes out on the return journey to see if you can spot any of Southeast Alaska's marine wildlife!
Your Ketchikan Combo Helicopter Tour begins right from the cruise docks where your guides will pick you up for the drive through beautiful Ketchikan to the helicopter take-off location. Here you will receive a 10-minute safety briefing, then you are ready to go! Right from take-off, you will be greeted with stunning views of the Island of Revillagigedo on your way to Mahoney Falls, before flying south along the beautiful Inside Passage to the Annette Island Nature Reserve.
The Annette Island Reserve is an ideal location for getting away from the crowds, as it takes special permitting to reach this secluded spot. As you reach the reserve, you'll land atop the peak for 10 minutes of landscape exploration, stunning views, and fascinating tales from your guide. Be sure to have your cameras, you'll want to grab a group picture at this beautiful landing site! From here, your journey back to town will be just as beautiful, and a great opportunity to see the marine wildlife that makes Southeast Alaska so unique and special. This tour includes drop off right back at your cruise docks so you can be sure to have a worry-free and exciting day on your Ketchikan helicopter tour!
For a shorter, more budget-friendly experience, you may want to check out the Top of the World Helicopter Tour!