This is your opportunity to break away from the crowds and see Ketchikan in style. Your guide will pick you up in your own private Hummer, and your tour will begin. From history-buffs to adventure-seekers, this tour has an option that will appeal to every type of personality! During checkout, you will be asked to select your top five interests. These requests will help your private guide to design a tailored itinerary that can be modified at any time. Some tour options may include the following:
City tour of Ketchikan
Travel through the back streets, experience the history of Ketchikan, and see the city highlights!
Enjoy a hike through the rainforest, leading to one of Ketchikan's majestic beaches. Potlatch Park
A locally owned totem park with poles carved by an Alaskan carver, a clan house, and access to one of Ketchikan's shorelines.
Totem Bight State Park
World famous state park with a unique totem circle and clan house.
Ward Creek Trail
Keep your eyes peeled for Alaskan wildlife as you stroll through the Tongass National Rainforest.
Lunch Creek Trail
Hike past a beautiful creek through the rainforest on a scenic Alaskan trail.
Catch a glimpse of some seasonal wildlife in this cove, which is a mixture of seawater and freshwater.
Photograph the gorgeous waterfall just south of Ketchikan on a mountainside.
Saxman Native Village and Totem Park
Experience the world's largest collection of authentic totem poles.
Southeast Alaska Discovery Center
Learn about Alaska's wilderness areas, resources, wildlife, and culture.
Totem Heritage Center
Learn about Alaskan Native culture and observe a collection of preserved totems from all over Southeast Alaska.
You will have a knowledgable and personable guide to show you around Alaska's fist city. Custom stops can be decided at any point during the tour and could include just about anything on the island. In case of a wildlife sighting, binoculars are included with the tour. If you would like your hummer to pick you up at a specific location in Ketchikan, leave a note in the comment box during the checkout process. TO BOOK: There are anywhere from 1-5 Hummers available per departure. Each vehicle accommodates up to 5 people. Please select the number of Hummers you would like to book.
Duration: 4 hours (Roundtrip from cruise terminal)
- Binoculars for wildlife viewing
- Park entrance fees included
- Light snack and bottled water
- Car seats/booster seats available
- Maximum 5 passengers per vehicle
Duration: 4 hours
- Tour stops and hours spent at each stop is customizable
- This tour meets at the Ketchikan Visitor's Bureau. Details are outlined on your tour tickets. If you would like the Hummer to meet you at an alternative location, please leave a comment during checkout.
ADA Accessibility of Tour:
- This tour is limited mobility and wheelchair accessible. Must be able to climb in and out of a hummer. Accessibility will vary depending on the activities you choose for your customizable tour stops.
Can kids ride for free on my lap?
Prices are per vehicle. Kids are welcome to ride, and car seats/booster seats are available, but they do count as 1 of the 5 total passengers in the car.
What should I wear?
It is advised to check the weather beforehand. Light jackets and clothes that can be layered are reccommended for Alaskan weather.
Do I need to bring a valid driver's license?
You do not need a driver's license for this tour. You will have a knowledgable guide who will drive you to your desired locations.
Are there any age restrictions for children?
There are no age restrictions for this tour..
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.
Can I book the hummer for longer than 4 hours?
Yes, you can add hours to your tour for an additional fee.
Will I be picked up from my cruise ship dock if I am at Ward Cove?
Yes, the tour operator will pick you up from Ward Cove 20 minutes prior to your tour time. Please review your finalized ticket voucher with meeting instructions.
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Aug 2019 - Mary S.
Heidi our guide was great! She took us to all the places we wanted to see. Her knowledge of the area and enthusiasm sharing totem pole lore was a welcome surprise.