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Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventure

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7600 Glacier Hwy, 7 Mi From Downtown Cruise Docks, 1 Mi From the Airport, Juneau, AK 99801-7911
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Wonderful place off the beaten path, what a person with some grit and imagination can do, had a great time, the guides were very helpful, would recommend this to anybody.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

What an absolutely gorgeous facility, and worth every penny of the 26.50 entrance fee! The upside down trees are something you won’t see anywhere else, and I had a blast photographing all the beautiful flowers. The gift shop and cafe is absolutely drowning in beautiful...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Giving the history of this land, they have done an incredible job is transforming it to its current state

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Kevin S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The gardens had been talked up by a few of the cab drivers I used on my trip. Although beautiful I didn’t feel that it was worth a visit. With it being $27 plus the transportation cost I expected to see more of a garden....More

Thank beachnut22
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful gardens! Great stories that go along with the gardens as well. The guides know a lot of the history of the property as well as the forest around them. My only complaint would be the seats in the cart that they take you around...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Karen C
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very enjoyable for whole family. Alex is an excellent guide. Much more memorable than the glacier itself.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ffam54fun
Reviewed 5 days ago

The bottom area of Glacier Gardens is plenty flower full. Many of the trees have been cut and reinserted upside down and flowers planted in the elevated base. The ride to the top of the forest was interesting and our 15 year veteran driver gave...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Robert MB B B
Reviewed 6 days ago

I bought the tickets to the gardens online before our cruise. We were going to ride a bus to the gardens, but that was very confusing, so we called a cab. The cab driver was very informative and friendly. We enjoyed hearing his stories about...More

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Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Richard S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thought the tour was nice and know my wife loved it. One important tip is that for cruises and dock area a cab would be $28 each way where if you walk to public bus station you can ride for $2 each person per...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Since the last review was very negative, I decided to write my own. I agree that it would have been nice to be able to stop and take pictures, but the golf cart had to drive up a 23% incline and stopping and starting on...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Grant F
June 8, 2018|
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Vincent S
January 16, 2018|
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Response from GlacierGardens | Property representative |
Hello Vincent, Thanks for your interest in Glacier Gardens. There is a cafe with snack foods, some and cold lunch items, and coffees and cold beverages for our guests convenience. Please let me know if you have any more... More
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Judy A
May 6, 2016|
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Hi Judy - Thanks for your interest in the Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventure tour in Juneau. You are welcome to arrive on your own through the city bus and walk-in for a tour. There will be a 15 minute wait as we get your... More
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