As with our other Ketchikan Alaska tours, your day on the water begins with pick-up at the cruise docks and transport to Misty Fjords National Monument, where you’ll meet your expert naturalist guide and board a state-of-the-art catamaran designed to give you the best possible views of this magnificent area. Enjoy complimentary food and beverages as you set out into the wild in search of natural wonders! Your guide will answer all your questions as you pass beneath thousand-foot cascading waterfalls and scan the emerald waters below for wildlife. You’ll explore these ancient glacially-carved fjords, sometimes referred to as the “Yosemite of the North,” to your heart’s content, weaving between eagles’ nests, bright green cliff sides, and even enigmatic Native American pictographs! Geology fan? Rejoice, as you’ll even Punchbowl Cove’s basalt columns and a volcanic plug called New Eddystone Rock that rises 200+ feet from the sea! Don’t forget your camera on this tour, one of the very best shore excursions in Alaska for lovers of scenic beauty, as it could be your chance for that hero shot you’ve been searching for! Shore excursions in Alaska simply don’t come more lovely than this one.
Looking to see Misty Fjords from high in the air? Check out our other Ketchikan Alaska tours, like the iconic Misty Fjords Flightseeing Tour or the new combination Misty Fjords Cruise & Flightseeing combo.
6 Hours Duration
From pick-up to drop-off
A Stunning View
Beneath glacially carved towering cliffs
Bear and eagle sightings common
Remote Water Exploration
Inside Misty Fjords Wilderness
Food and Drinks Provided
Complimentary muffins, cookies, fruit snacks, coffee, hot chocolate