Helicopter Tours in Alaska: A Journey to Remember

overview of helicopter tours in Alaska

Alaska is home to some of the most breathtaking and awe-inspiring landscapes in the world. As Heli Alaska, we provide the perfect way to experience the stunning beauty of Alaska: through our helicopter tours. Our tours offer a unique perspective on the Alaskan wilderness that simply can’t be matched by any other means of transportation. With Heli Alaska, you’ll experience the grandeur of Alaska’s glaciers, mountains, and wildlife like never before.

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Helicopter Tours in Alaska: A Journey to Remember

Choosing the right helicopter tour agency is essential for ensuring a memorable and safe experience. At Heli Alaska, we take pride in providing our customers with the best helicopter tours in the industry. Our highly experienced and certified pilots, state-of-the-art equipment, and commitment to safety make us a top choice for helicopter tours in Alaska. By choosing Heli Alaska, you can trust that you’ll be in good hands for an unforgettable adventure.

Available helicopter tours

Looking for an unforgettable experience in Alaska? Our helicopter tours offer breathtaking scenery and unparalleled adventure. Discover the rugged beauty of Hatcher Pass and its mountain ranges, or take in the stunning sights of the Knik Glacier. For an even more spectacular view, opt for our Prince William Sound helicopter tour. Witness the majesty of glaciers, waterfalls, and wildlife. With Heli Alaska, you can choose from a variety of helicopter tours. Offering a unique experience that is sure to make your trip to Alaska a journey to remember.

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Hatcher Pass Tour

The Hatcher Pass tour, popular among visitors, provides stunning views of the surrounding mountains, valleys, and gold mines. During the tour, guests will experience a thrilling helicopter ride, hovering above and through the breathtaking mountain ranges. They’ll also have a chance to spot wildlife from above, such as moose and Dall sheep. The tour provides guests with a unique glimpse of the area’s rich gold mining history.

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Scenic views & wildlife sightings

The Hatcher Pass Helicopter Tour, Heli Alaska’s second most popular booking, provides a great introduction to flying. With a two-person minimum, the 30-minute flight takes you North of Wasilla and further into the Talkeetna Mountains. Flying through valleys and along the Little Susitna River, guests can spot local wildlife and see the jagged mountain peaks. Hatcher Pass boasts some of Alaska’s largest mountains, including Sovereign Mountain, and is home to black bears, moose, mountain goats, and caribou. Certainly, the area’s excellent natural habitat with various types of vegetation provides the perfect environment for wildlife. The helicopter tour provides easy access to this hard-to-reach region. Furthermore, Heli Alaska’s local pilots have excellent knowledge of the area, plants, and animals. Weather doesn’t hamper the experience, as the best views of the season can often be on cloudy days.

Features of the Hatcher pass tour

Unique features of the tour, such as the mountain ranges and gold mines, set the Hatcher Pass tour apart. Firstly, guests will be amazed by the breathtaking views of the Talkeetna Mountains. Moreover, the tour offers a glimpse into the area’s rich gold mining history. In addition, our experienced pilots will provide informative and engaging commentary throughout the tour. Furthermore, the tour offers the opportunity to land on a pristine mountain lake and take in the scenery. As a result, the Hatcher Pass tour is a must-do for anyone visiting Alaska.

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Customer Reviews & Feedback

The Hatcher Pass tour has left our customers in awe. The tour boasts stunning views of the surrounding mountain ranges and gold mines. One of our customers even said, “The experience was breathtaking.” Similarly, the Knik Glacier tour has received rave reviews for its adventurous activities, such as dog sledding and ice climbing. One customer noted, “The experience was nothing short of amazing!” Lastly, the Prince William Sound helicopter tour has been praised for its scenic views of glaciers, wildlife, and waterfalls. A customer exclaimed, “This tour was the highlight of our Alaskan trip!”

At Heli Alaska, we take pride in the positive feedback we receive from our customers. It is our mission to provide an unforgettable experience for each and every guest.

Knik Glacier Tour

The Knik Glacier Helicopter Tour is a must-do experience in Alaska. Firstly, you have three takeoff options, our hangar, the Mat-Su Resort, and the Lake Lucile Inn. Furthermore, you’ll witness the stunning Eklutna, Whiteout, Lake George, Colony, and Knik glaciers from above. Additionally, our most popular flight includes a 30-minute glacial landing for an adventure of a lifetime: walking on a glacier! With a two-person minimum and a 60-minute flight time, our experienced pilots will make sure you have a safe and unforgettable journey.

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Knik Glacier & its surroundings

When you take the Knik Glacier tour, you’ll be surrounded by breathtaking scenery. Firstly, the glacier is located in the Chugach Mountains. Secondly, it’s one of the largest glaciers in south-central Alaska. Additionally, the glacial valley features pristine rivers and streams. Moreover, the area is home to a wide range of wildlife, including moose and brown bears. Furthermore, the Knik River runs through the valley, adding to the picturesque landscape. Lastly, there are plenty of opportunities for outdoor adventure, such as dog sledding and ice climbing.

Exploring an Alaskan Glacier

For those seeking adventure, the Knik Glacier tour offers the perfect opportunity. Firstly, hike through the picturesque landscapes and marvel at the natural beauty of the glacier. Additionally, capture stunning photos of the stunning vistas and wildlife. Moreover, our experienced pilots will guide you through a unique and unforgettable tour.

With the Knik Glacier tour, you’ll have the chance to experience the great outdoors like never before. Finally, book your tour with Heli Alaska and create memories to last a lifetime.

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Helicopter Tour over Glacier - Heli Alaska

Customer Reviews & Feedback

We are proud to share some of the great feedback we have received from our customers who have taken the Knik Glacier Tour with us. Many have commented on how much they enjoyed the breathtaking views.

One customer wrote, “The helicopter tour gave us a unique perspective of the glacier and surrounding mountains, it was simply stunning.” Another customer mentioned, “We loved the combination of activities and the chance to experience the beauty of Alaska up close.”

At Heli Alaska, we are dedicated to providing the best possible experience for our customers. Hearing such positive feedback is always rewarding and motivates us to continue providing the highest quality tours.

Book your Knik Glacier Tour with Heli Alaska, and discover why our customers keep raving about their unforgettable experiences.

Prince William Sound Helicopter Tour

The Prince William Sound Helicopter Tour is the ultimate Alaskan experience we offer, encompassing all the highlights of our Knik Glacier Helicopter Tour and more. With a two-person minimum, this 1-hour 45-minute flight offers stunning aerial views of over 8 glaciers. You’ll have the opportunity to land on one of the glaciers and hike on its icy surface. Our Robinson R44 helicopter provides a safe and comfortable ride throughout the journey. The tour includes everything on the Knik Glacier Helicopter Tour – the Knik, Colony, Lake George, Eklutna, and Whiteout Glaciers. In addition, the tour extends south into Prince William Sound, where you’ll witness the Harriman, Serpentine, Barry, and Surprise Glaciers as they flow into Harriman Fjord. With its breathtaking vistas and unique experiences, the Prince William Sound Helicopter Tour is the ultimate journey to remember.

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Prince William Sound View - Heli Alaska

What Can you see at Prince William Sound?

Prince William Sound is a breathtaking location for our helicopter tour. The Sound is home to magnificent glaciers, fjords, and abundant marine wildlife. Visitors can enjoy the stunning views of Prince William Sound from Harriman’s Fjord. The fjord is surrounded by towering mountains making it a picture-perfect destination. Additionally, guests can spot sea otters, harbor seals, and humpback whales in their natural habitat. The Prince William Sound Helicopter tour offers an unforgettable experience for anyone seeking a thrilling adventure in Alaska.

Scenic views of glaciers, wildlife, & mountains

Scenic views of glaciers, wildlife, and mountains await you on our Prince William Sound Helicopter Tour. As we soar over the sound, you’ll catch sight of majestic peaks and sweeping glaciers, and witness the stunning beauty of the Chugach Mountains. Keep your eyes peeled for wildlife, including seals, otters, and bald eagles. With our experienced pilots at the helm, you’ll have a front-row seat to some of the most breathtaking sights Alaska has to offer.

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Knik Glacier Landing - Heli Alaska

Customer reviews & feedback

The Prince William Sound tour is one of our most popular tours. Customers have praised the stunning scenery and unforgettable experience.

One customer wrote, “The Prince William Sound helicopter tour was awe-inspiring. The views of the glaciers and wildlife were simply amazing.”

Another customer commented, “I highly recommend the Prince William Sound tour with Heli Alaska. The team was friendly and knowledgeable, which made the experience even more impressive.”

We take great pride in the exceptional customer service and experience we provide on all of our tours, including the Prince William Sound tour. Book now for a journey to remember.

Choosing Heli Alaska for Your Helicopter Tour

High-performance & reliable R44 Raven II helicopters

High-performance and reliable R44 Raven II helicopters are used for our helicopter tours.

These helicopters have a lightweight, yet robust airframe, and an aerodynamic fuselage. The IO-540 fuel-injected engine delivers improved altitude performance and increased payload capacity.

Our guests have expressed their satisfaction with the helicopter’s responsive handling and safe and comfortable flying experience. The R44 is a true workhorse, with a great balance of power and stability.

At Heli Alaska, we take pride in our fleet of R44 helicopters, and we’re confident that our guests will appreciate the high-performance, reliable, and safe flying experience they provide.

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Prince William Sound Landing - Heli Alaska

Experienced & Certified Pilots

At Heli Alaska, we understand the importance of having experienced and certified pilots. Our pilots are highly trained and have logged countless hours of flight time. They are passionate about flying and take pride in providing our guests with a safe and comfortable journey.

With a deep knowledge of the local terrain, our pilots can provide valuable insights and commentary throughout the tour. Whether it’s pointing out a unique geological feature or sharing a bit of Alaskan history, our pilots strive to enhance our guests’ experience. Additionally, our pilots prioritize safety and conduct regular safety checks to ensure that our helicopters are operating at peak performance.

We take our commitment to safety seriously, and we believe that our experienced and certified pilots are a key part of that commitment. With their expert knowledge of the local terrain and dedication to safety, our guests can trust in the expertise of our pilots and feel confident throughout the entire tour. Whether it’s the Hatcher Pass, Knik Glacier, or Prince William Sound tour, our pilots are committed to making each journey a memorable one.

Safety & Security Measures

At Heli Alaska, safety is our top priority. Firstly, our highly experienced and certified pilots ensure that all safety regulations and procedures are followed to the letter. Secondly, our helicopters are regularly maintained and serviced, ensuring that they are always in top condition for our guests. Additionally, we provide our guests with detailed safety briefings and equipment, including life jackets and survival gear. Moreover, all of our tours are operated under strict safety protocols, and we monitor weather conditions to ensure safe flying conditions at all times. With these measures in place, our guests can rest assured that their safety and security is our top priority.

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Customer service & satisfaction

At Heli Alaska, our goal is to provide the best possible customer service. Firstly, our staff are friendly, knowledgeable, and dedicated to making your experience with us unforgettable. Furthermore, we offer flexible scheduling to fit your needs. Additionally, we go above and beyond to accommodate special requests on helicopter tours. Consequently, we have received glowing reviews from satisfied customers. As a result, we are proud to say that our commitment to customer service has helped us earn a reputation as one of the top helicopter tour agencies in Alaska.

Summary of the helicopter tours offered by Heli Alaska

Overall, Heli Alaska offers unique helicopter tours in Alaska: Including The Hatcher Pass tour, The Knik Glacier tour, and The Prince William Sound helicopter tour. Each tour offers breathtaking views of Alaska’s natural beauty, from mountain ranges to glaciers, and opportunities to witness the state’s wildlife up close. Our experienced and certified pilots ensure that our guests are safe and secure throughout the tour. Choose Heli Alaska for an unforgettable Alaskan adventure!”

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The value of helicopter tours in Alaska

Helicopter tours in Alaska offer a unique and unforgettable experience. Furthermore, exploring Alaska’s rugged and remote terrain from above provides breathtaking views that can’t be seen from the ground. Moreover, choosing Heli Alaska for your tour ensures a safe and comfortable experience, with our high-performance R44 Raven II helicopters and experienced pilots. Therefore, don’t miss out on the opportunity to see Alaska like never before. Book your helicopter tour today!


Do our Helicopter flight seeing tours sound like the right trip for you? If so, it’s easy to book online or over the phone. Our automated booking system lets you pick your date and number of passengers with your phone or desktop computer. However, if you have any issues or questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

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If you are nervous about flying for any reason, we will be happy to walk you through the process or make arrangements to improve your experience. Again, please feel free to get in contact using the contact page. Our pilots love flying and think you will, too, though we understand everybody’s needs are different. One of us will be happy to assist you wherever possible.

If you’d like to discuss customizing your tour, give us a call, and we’d be happy to accommodate your needs.

Our Location:

Hanger #4, 

4130 West Aviation Ave.,

Wasilla, Alaska