Mendenhall Glacier & Wildlife Quest

Starting at
$224.99 / Adult (ages 13 and over)
$179.99 / Child (ages 12 and under)
Juneau, AK
Easy Activity Level
No Minimum Age
5.5 hours
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Whale Watching & Wildlife Cruise: You’ll have the opportunity to view humpback whales, orcas, sea lions, porpoises, seals, eagles and more. Sail on an Alaskan-built, high-speed expedition vessel with comfortable seating, wrap around windows, heated cabin, restroom, outside viewing deck, and galley.

Mendenhall Glacier Guided Coach Tour: You will take a scenic, guided coach tour to view and photograph the famous Mendenhall Glacier. At the Visitor Center, you’ll have time to explore interactive exhibits and stroll on viewpoint trails.

What’s Included:

  • 3-hour cruise searching for whales and wildlife.
  • 1 hour and 15 minutes to explore Mendenhall Glacier.
  • Snacks: Puff pastry and smoked salmon on board the vessel.
  • Complimentary coffee, tea, and hot chocolate.

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Accessibility: This tour is wheelchair accessible. The combined weight of the guest and mobility device cannot exceed 600 lbs. Mobility devices must have a maximum length of 48 in., a maximum width of 32 in., and minimum ground clearance of 3.5 in. The tour vessel is not accessible to electric scooters. Please visit the Shore Excursions desk for mobility device restriction details and to ensure proper accommodations are made.

Requirements & Restrictions: For availability purposes, guests that require a lift vehicle must notify the Shore Excursions desk on board at least 24 hours in advance.

What to Bring: Warm layers of clothing, rain jacket, and USD currency or credit/debit card for additional purchases.

Good to Know: Beer, wine, additional snacks, and Alaskan-made retail products are available for purchase. Tour can operate in reverse order. 99.9% - Wildlife sighting success! Whale sightings guaranteed June – August due to migratory patterns. More than 99% whale-viewing success rate on surrounding dates.