Flying Experiences

Helicopter Glacier
Explorer Tour

Glacier View, AK

From: $349.00 4 Options Available
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Glacier View, AK
Take the scenic view and explore the Matanuska Glacier by foot and from the sky!
  • Join an expertly trained guide for this unforgettable Alaska adventure
  • Soak up panoramic views of the Matanuska Glacier from the seat of a helicopter
  • Enjoy up to 3 hours on the ice and learn how to use crampons and ropes to scramble up towering walls
  • Hike beside bottomless crevasses, vibrant blue pools, and so much more!
When Do I Choose A Date?
Either yourself or the lucky recipient can make a booking and select dates once you are in receipt of the voucher. You'll register the voucher, follow the booking instructions and your experience with us begins!

May - September:
Daily - 9:15 AM

Essential Information
  • Minimum age is 12
  • This tour requires a minimum of 2 paying guests to fly
  • Maximum weight is 245 lbs (please note all guests will be weighed before the flight and guests over the weight limit may be allowed to join if space allows, but there will be an additional fee)
This experience lasts approximately 4.5 hours.
Experience Provider Info
Complete information for your Experience Provider, including contact information, will be included on your booking confirmation email once you or your gift recipient have scheduled the experience. Our Product Management team handpicks top-rated experience providers, removing the guesswork for you and ensuring your peace of mind.
Maximum Participants
This experience is available for up to 4 participants.
This experience is for booked participants only.
Weather Dependent
This experience is weather dependent.
What To Wear
Wear quick-drying or hiking pants and bring warm layers. Long pants are required. Even if it isn't raining, we suggest bringing rain gear as the weather can change quickly. Wear thick socks that come up over the ankle and your own hiking boots that come above the ankle. Bring snacks, water, and a small daypack.

Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be returned hassle-free within 14 days. All refunds will be made to the original purchaser.
Experience Vouchers that have not been redeemed can be exchanged for anything else in our marketplace at any time.  If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs more, you'll simply have to pay the difference. If you choose to exchange for an experience that costs less, you'll have a credit towards your next booking with Virgin Experience Gifts.

Cancellation Policy

Once you have received a booking confirmation, all bookings are final. No cancellations or rescheduling requests will be allowed. Failure to appear on your booked date or to cancel prior to your booked date will result in the loss of the value of your experience.

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