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Ketchikan Cruise Reviews

Ketchikan Cruise Port
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Ketchikan Overview
Misty Ketchikan, the rainiest town in southeast Alaska, is known as the "Salmon Capital of the World." The town offers the perfect blend of activities: kayak in Misty Fjords or hike up Deer Mountain ...
Alaskapat
05/15
Shopping was supper, Tongass Trading Post had everything, Don't miss Creek Street lots of Quality items ... Read more
et101
05/15
We decided not to do an excursion here and instead just walked around town, had lunch, etc. we had a great ... Read more
crafter1
05/15
We had been previously and this time got a walking tour map and did the 2 mile walk. Great way to see city ... Read more
annee
05/15
Easy to walk off the ship and explore the town. Walked up to Cherry Street and found great bargains all over ... Read more
babbs60cruiser
05/15
Loved this town! Make sure to visit Creek Street and be a witness to all of the history there. A lot of ... Read more
sunnydawn
05/15
We love Ketchikan. While I am sure the excursions at this port are fun we don't feel the need for one ... Read more
rhayana
05/15
The city itself is lovely and very easy to walk. Creek street, the old red light district, still has some of ... Read more
jimnhil
10/14
About 3 hours in all, and an interesting hike in the woods along a river, and by the shore. Our guide was ... Read more
MichelleShaun
09/14
Loved shopping at the Tongas store. I think we spent over 2 hours in there. The town is very enjoyable to ... Read more
Bluebeary
09/14
Our biggest disappoint with our cruise was the lack of time in Ketchikan! Not enough time at all. I would ... Read more
Lulubelle45
09/14
A cute town where self guided tours are easy. get the walking map from the visitors center at the dock. ... Read more
dfholly
09/14
tiny little town with only shopping to do Read more
sstip
09/14
Very quaint town, head directly to Creek Street to avoid the crowds. the funicular is a bit of a tourist trap ... Read more
curtdesilets
09/14
Ketchikan is a busy town, especially when there are 4 ships docking simultaneously. We got in right at 8am, ... Read more
cacraig
09/14
Another Tourist trap town...However, I highly recommend hitting some of the local trails. We saw thousands of ... Read more
jpug22
09/14
Ketchikan, the Salmon capital of the world was fun. Here we decided to walk around on our own. We walked up ... Read more
TonyLon
09/14
We had booked a float plane trip independently, but the foggy weather meant all plane trips were cancelled.So ... Read more
jneslund
09/14
We grabbed a local cab who gave us our private tour. The salmon were spawning in the river. We walked through ... Read more
jjws
09/14
Really neat stop and neat town to walk through though the ship is only there from 6am to 1pm or so. Would ... Read more
quinnc
09/14
We only had about 6 hours in town -- shopping great. Not too many places to eat. If you are looking for ... Read more
bluebell2629
09/14
Unfortunately for us (and most likely most people who stop at this port) it rained while we were there. It's ... Read more
camperfan
09/14
Excellent hike up Deer mountain (on own). Read more
rollyson
08/14
We loved this port. Lots of nice stores and very reasonably priced jackets and everything else. We did the ... Read more
furnrep
08/14
Ketchikan is a fun town to walk around in, and they have some nice tours here as well. On our prior visit we ... Read more

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