Step aboard a red historic trolley to enjoy this Ketchikan Historic Trolley & Saxman Photo Stop tour. Your trolley journey begins as you travel down the narrow downtown streets of Ketchikan, known as the "Salmon Capital of the World". Listen to the stories of the city shared by your driver/guide while you enjoy the colorful sights of Alaska's first city. Then, you'll go past City Park, Ketchikan Creek, and the infamous Married Man's Trail on your way to the Saxman Native Village.
Enjoy a brief photo stop at the Saxman Native Village where has the world's largest collection of totem poles. After photographing the totems, browse through their local gift shop.
Before heading to town, you will have an opportunity to stop at Creek Street once used to be the red-light district for Ketchikan. You can either get off from the trolley to look around the area on your own before returning back to the ship, or you can stay on the trolley which will take you back to the Ketchikan Visitors Bureau.
Duration: 1.25 hours (Roundtrip transportation from cruise ship terminal.)
- Roundtrip transportation
- Narrated city tour
- Entry fees to Saxman Native Village
Duration: 1.25 hours. Tour times below are approximate:
- 45 minutes trolley city tour
- 30 minutes at Saxman Native Village
- Transportation back to cruise ship terminal or on own
- This tour meets in front of the Ketchikan Visitor's Center. Fully detailed instructions are included on your finalized ticket vouchers.
ADA Accessibility of Tour:
- This tour is limited mobility and wheelchair accessible. The trails throughout the grounds of the Saxman Native Village are packed gravel. Guests must be able to maneuver themselves at all times. Staff cannot push or assist guests along paths or trails. For guests confined to a wheelchair, an ADA vehicle can be available with advance notice. Motorized scooters cannot be accommodated. Please leave a comment during checkout if accommodations for collapsible will be required on tour.
Do you always operate the tour or will you cancel my tour if there isn't enough guests?
This tour is guaranteed to operate regardless of the counts.
Do you have staff to meet us?
Yes, a representitive will greet you at the tour's meeting location.
What type of clothing should I wear?
Dress for the weather. Layered clothing is always recommended for Alaskan weather.
Are there any age restrictions for children?
There are no age restrictions for this tour.
Can I bring a backpack?
Backpacks, small bags, and purses are allowed on this tour.
Can I bring my own food or drink?
Non-alcoholic beverages in a closeable containters and snacks are allowed on tour.
Are food and drink included?
No food or drinks are included.
What happens if my ship is delayed getting into port?
If your ship is late, please call your tour operator so that your tour time can be adjusted. If an alternate tour time is not compatible with your schedule, your ticket will be fully refunded with no fees or penalty.
What happens if the excursion runs late and I miss my ship?
We guarantee that your tour will return on time. If you were to miss your cruise ship because the tour did not return on time, we will comp your hotel, food, and flight costs associated with meeting your cruise ship the next day. We have never had a passenger miss their ship.
Do you offer tours for large groups?
Definitely, arrangements of tours for groups or large families are possible. Please contact us with your group requirements.
What if I am unable to print my ticket before I arrive in port?
All reservations are saved under the name you purchased your excursions and are kept on file with your tour operator. Having your tickets in-hand is the optimal choice to avoid confusion because the directions and meeting instructions are included. Please contact us if you are unable to print the tickets.
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