Ketchikan Alaska Cruise Ship Excursions

If you’re taking a cruise through Southeast Alaska, consider taking a flightseeing tour with Southeast Aviation. We offer complimentary pick up from the Ketchikan cruise ship dock, affordable pricing that allows you to cut out the middleman, unmatched quality, and local knowledge of the land, water and air.

Shore Excursions with Southeast Aviation

Convenience –With an advanced reservation, Southeast Aviation will be waiting for you on the dock. Or, on a space available basis, we will take your reservation once you arrive in Ketchikan! Southeast

Aviation customer service representatives are at Booth #19 at the Ketchikan Visitors Bureau on the cruise ship dock. And, with offices just three blocks from the dock, Southeast Aviation can pick you up and have you flying high in no time.

Affordable –
Book your flightseeing excursion directly with the most experienced pilots in

Ketchikan and you’ll save valuable vacation dollars, cutting out the middleman and avoiding the commission fees others are paying the cruise ship lines.

Variety, Flexibility –
Southeast Aviation pilots know that cruise ship passengers are often on a tight schedule once they hit the town’s dock. That’s why Southeast Aviation offers a variety of flightseeing tours and opportunities that are unmatched: better trips, better in-cockpit communication, better and more flexible flying schedules. Be it a quick tour over the bustling Ketchikan harbor or a longer flight to the awesome scenery of Misty Fiords National Monument, Southeast Aviation has a flightseeing adventure that conveniently fits the cruise ship visitor’s interests and schedule.

Don’t be surprised if your pilot spots wildlife from above and drops down to give you a closer look and a picture-perfect water landing. And with nearly a quarter-century of local flying experience each, Southeast Aviation’s pilots can offer their own ideas on the perfect above-the-clouds excursion.

Southeast Aviation prides itself on customer service and satisfaction. That means being flexible. It means listening and making sure our valued guests get even more than they pay for. Our tours are professional, but personalized. Our pilots are experienced and informative. Our pilots track record is enviable – from safety awards presented by the Alaska Air Carriers Association to awards for business excellence and community service, Southeast Aviation and its pilots promise you a most rewarding experience, from the moment we pick you up at the cruise ship dock to that time when we say, “Thanks for flying with us today!”

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Call us at (888) 359-6478 to book now!


Misty Fjords National Monument Tour

While you’re in Ketchikan it would be a shame to miss the Misty Fjords National Monument and there’s no better view than from an authentic Alaskan floatplane.
$239 per person / 1.5 hour tour


30-Minute Seaplane Spectacular

If you’d like a budget friendly flightseeing option that will also leave you time to see more of Ketchikan, this 30-minute flight is a great option.
$139 per person / 30 minute tour

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Affordable Totem to Totem Tour

Have you always wanted to experience an authentic Alaskan floatplane experience but don’t want to take the time to go on a longer tour? Or perhaps you are traveling with a large group and need an affordable option for everyone. If so, our Totem to Totem tour is perfect for you.
$89 per person / approx. 20 minute tour

Ketchikan Flightseeing Tour

Bush Pilot Special

For those cruise ship passengers who would like to take a flightseeing tour over Ketchikan and the surrounding areas, we offer our Bush Pilot Special. It’s an ideal option for families, large groups, and visitors looking to explore more of Ketchikan during their time on shore.
$149 per person / 50 minute tour