Private Flightseeing and Rafting Adventure in Haines
Make like a VIP as you board a private bush plane for an exciting flight over Glacier Bay National Park. You'll pass over the Rainbow Glacier and the Davidson...
DescriptionMake like a VIP as you board a private bush plane for an exciting flight over Glacier Bay National Park. You'll pass over the Rainbow Glacier and the Davidson Glacier with their stunning waterfall, icefall, crevices and ice towers. Cross over the Chilkat Mountains to the East Arm of Glacier Bay to view the McBride and Muir Glaciers. You'll quickly see why this area is a favorite natural attraction as you soak in the various light, colors, and textures that make up the landscape.From there you will jump into a private vehicle for a ride down the incomparable Haines Highway. This road was declared a National Scenic Byway in 2009 thanks to its stunning glacier-clad mountains, colorful wildflowers, and green rivers dotted with bear, moose, and trumpeter swans.Once in the heart of Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve you will board a raft and float down the Chilkat River as your expert guide shares fascinating facts about the history of the area as well as what life is like in the Alaskan wilderness. Learn to spot bald eagles and find out what they have to do to survive. Depending on the season you might even get to see resident eagles coming and going from their nest to feed their young!Following the rafting tour you will enjoy a scenic ride back to Haines and your port. During the tour you will enjoy a delicious lunch of turkey sandwiches, fruit, cookies and bottled water will be available during your 6.5 hour journey. Vegan and vegetarian options are available (an avocado and cheese or a hummus, onion and spinach sandwich) and every option can be made gluten-free. This unforgettable experience in the stunning Alaskan wilderness is yours when you sign up for this 5.5 hour private tour today.
Custom pick-up is provided from hotels (must be within a 3-mile radius of downtown Haines) or the ship pier. Please enter your desired pick-up location above.
Preparation Advicein layers and wear comfortable walking shoes. Tour operates all weather conditions.