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Taquan Air Tours

4085 Tongass Ave, Ketchikan, AK 99901
907-225-8800
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Ranked #22 of 76 activities in Ketchikan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Owner description: Misty Fjords National Monument Flightseeing, Alaska Bear Viewing and Flightseeing, Glacier Fjords Flightseeing, and Scheduled Flight Service to 18... more » Owner description: Misty Fjords National Monument Flightseeing, Alaska Bear Viewing and Flightseeing, Glacier Fjords Flightseeing, and Scheduled Flight Service to 18 different Southeast Alaska communities. « less
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Iowa
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62 reviews 62 reviews
7 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

My wife, myself plus another couple tried to book a trip to Anan a few months in advance of our trip this past July. Every float plane company we called said that we were too late to book as there are only 60 visitor permits for this park issued for each day. All except one company and one person. A... More

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Amazing experience where we circled around the island. Sure it was a little rainy but the plane was safe and our pilot couldn't have made us feel more secure and comfortable. For someone with a fear of planes, this was extremely pleasant and it really helped that they took so many precautions and were so patient with myself. Great ride.

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Summerville, South Carolina, United States
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We booked a wonderful trip from when we got off the ship. Sea plane that took us to the Majestic Forge. We ended up saving $200 not using the cruise line. However, this is the same agency that the cruise line uses. Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Pilot was very professional. Well worth the time and money.

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Acton Massachusetts, USA
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23 reviews 23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Our family of five, from teenager to grandparents, all loved our flight to the Misty Fjords National Monument. We did this as a cruise excursion through Holland America, which called it "Magnificent Misty Fjords by Floatplane." Everything went smoothly from start to finish.

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Grimsby
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26 reviews 26 reviews
12 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

My family of 5 had the most amazing time flightseeing the Misty Fjords National Park with Taquan Air on our recent RC Cruise. When we first checked in with their representative she mentioned our family may have to be split up and go on separate airplanes. When I expressed concern about this she said they would see what they could... More

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Lithia, Florida
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37 reviews 37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This excursion is worth the money! We did not book it on the cruise. It was a better deal to book off the ship. Cost per person was advertised at $225.00. We got it for 189.00 per person if all 4 of us went. The ride is awesome! It takes off in the water, makes a stop in the water... More

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Port Orchard, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

We flew with the mail run for 3 hours for a close-up, hands-on experience. It was great, and the pilot was great. We were lucky to get on a run with 5 take-offs and landings over on Prince of Wales Island. I would highly recommend this if you have the extra time to spend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Booked this tour at the last minute and it was one of the best decisions we made. They came and picked us up at the cruise ship to take us to the marina. It was overcast but still beautiful. Our pilot Ben was very friendly and gave us a great tour. Got to land on the water and stand on... More

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San Mateo, California
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7 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I don't like small planes, but I love adventure so I signed up for a Sea plane tour and crab feed. The crab was amazing, but the flight was even better. We had a beautiful day, so safety was not a concern. We flew over beautiful mountains, lakes and streams, and very close to the cliffs. The sea landing was... More

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South Burlington
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10 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

We decided to splurge and see Misty Fjords by air. The Taquan Air staff were exceptionally professional and their ternimal is very nice. The pilot was very skilled and since we had a beautiful day we were able to fly a little higher and further. It was a gorgeous trip and we thought landing on the lake and standing on... More

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