Originally Posted by bstnldy
Okay.... I just found out there is a tour info booth right off the ship in Skagway.. That after the cruise ship releases the seats I possibly could get a helicopter tour that day if I go early enough.. Has anyone ever done this? Walked up to the tour information and booked this type of tour? It really is something I want to do and unsure if I should not do something in Juneau as planned and just do it there.
Since you state this is something you want to do, no this is NOT a good idea. Ports are exploding with tourists, the ship isn't going to have any "left over" space. These flight tours always sell out. Have your reservations in place before you leave.