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Marathon Helicopters: Tours & Tickets

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Marathon Helicopters offers helicopter flight seeing tours departing from the Seward Airport. Shortly after take off you will be soaring over massive glaciers, buzzing around icebergs the size of buildings, and viewing a variety of Alaskan wildlife...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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2210-B Airport Rd, 3rd Building on the Left, Seward, AK 99664
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The 30-minute glacier landing experience was unlike anything we’ve ever done, and we were so glad we did it. We were only in Seward for one day and were so thankful for the beautiful weather. We stayed at Harbor 360, the folks from Marathon provided...More

Thank GinaCZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the highlights of our Alaska trip this year. Our pilot, Mike was awesome and knew so much about the area that we went back and did a second day with him.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Tom W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful experience. The staff and pilot were extremely nice and accommodating. The flight itself was beautiful with views of Seward, Resurrection Bay and Bear Glacier. Although it was a scheduled 30-minute we never felt rushed and our pilot took time to explain any...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank storsbergg
Reviewed September 16, 2019

Wow, that was fantastic! Mike is an amazing pilot, fun and filled with knowledge and insight. The glacier landing tour with extra time at the glacier was breathtaking and an all around amazing outing, filled with laughs and AMAZING sights. Can't wait to go out...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank claudias532
Reviewed September 15, 2019 via mobile

We booked a morning flight for a glacier landing with the Marathon team however due to bad weather we were delayed until later that day. The team were great, picked us up and dropped us off twice before we headed out with Mike to drink...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Mixey13
Reviewed September 11, 2019 via mobile

We had some friends up from Oklahoma and decided to try Marathon Helicopters, man were we super stoked we did! The process to book the trip was super easy, we called in and Kat really was very helpful on the phone. When we showed up...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank braddO8051TC
Reviewed September 10, 2019

My sister and I took the Glacier Landing flight with Mike, and it was one of the highlights of our 2 weeks in Alaska! This unforgettable experience was everything we’d hoped for and more. Mike, the owner and sole pilot of Marathon Helicopters, has a...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank kikijaxen
Reviewed September 10, 2019

This experience was a once in a lifetime experience. I would rank it right there close to number one on my recent trip to Alaska!

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Phyllis R
MarathonHelicopters, Owner at Marathon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2019

Hi Phyllis, Thanks for leaving your review about the trip. I love flying folks around for the first time up here as Seward has so much nice scenery to offer. Hope to see you again! -Pilot Mike

Reviewed September 7, 2019

This was just amazing. The weather wasn’t the greatest, don’t let that scare you. We had the most mind blowing trip. Thank you Mike and Kat. If we ever get back to Alaska/Seward, we will definitely take the big tour. It’s well worth the money😊

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Leamorkore
MarathonHelicopters, Owner at Marathon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2019

Love the title...You have to go! I truly appreciate you leaving a nice review and sharing your experience with the community. See you on that longer tour next time! Thank you! Mike

Reviewed September 6, 2019 via mobile

Amazing trip! Breath taking views. Mike is an awesome guide. Took the glacier landing tour and saw Hawk glacier up close and personal. Saw a bull moose on the way up.

Thank KTRrules89
MarathonHelicopters, Owner at Marathon Helicopters, responded to this reviewResponded September 12, 2019

The bull moose are so rare to spot from the air....I probably have only seen 5 or 6 this season. Glad you made us a part of your vacation and thank you for the nice review. -Mike

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Response from KristinC353 | Reviewed this property |
We booked in advance but were there in July. I would think late afternoon would be beat but you could call and talk to them. Great group at Marathon Helicopters!
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