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Snorkel Alaska

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Great Snorkling Experience

We like to snorkel, so this offered the chance to do it in a different way. We were not... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Marion, Iowa
Absolutely Amazing Just Do It!

The staff was great. We were picked up on time at the cruise terminal. While on the short ride to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beth B
Austin, Minnesota
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Snorkel Alaska operates the Mountain Point Snorkeling Adventure in Ketchikan, Alaska. The tour is an all inclusive Shore Excursion offered by all major cruise lines visiting Alaska. Everything need to snorkel safely and comfortably is provided from...more
4031 S Tongass Hwy, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9624
+1 907-247-7782
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We like to snorkel, so this offered the chance to do it in a different way. We were not disappointed. The staff did a great job of walking us through the process of using a wet suit and how to navigate the Alaska water. We...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was great. We were picked up on time at the cruise terminal. While on the short ride to the shop the young man explained what would be happening on the snorkel tour. At the shop where we were fitted for gear and suited...More

Thank Beth B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this excursion for my husband and myself through our Holland America Cruise after reading the reviews. In summary, I will say that we were always comfortable, felt safe and enjoyed the adventure. We were met outside the cruise terminal at the dock by...More

Thank Elinor G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

These guys were great. I'm an old retired cold water diver and this short excursion from my cruise ship was fabulous. The staff went well beyond what I experience in other large group dives providing adequate safety, excellent equipment, over qualified guides (3,to include an...More

Thank Martin E. D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So we got laughed at, multiple times by friends and family for going snorkeling in Alaska, who does that?! Let me start off by saying the weather was unseasonably warm, so that made all the algae and moss pollinate, long before it should have, so...More

Thank Tabitha M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Who would of thought they would find themselfs snorkeling in Alaska. What a Great experience. The Whole staff was very helpful and knowledgeable from start to finish. Not only did they assist us into full body dive suits but lead an educational dive, bring up...More

Thank Shelley D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hey, the snorkel adventure war so awesome! I saw a lot of sealife and I enjoyed this silence under the water! The employers are very friendly! Thanks for all Fred! Anja

Thank Angie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Believe it and be bold not cold! It was a fun and exciting swim through the waters at Mountain Point. David made the suiting up easier by going through each step carefully on the bus ride to the shop. We were fitted perfectly from head...More

Thank auwi01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I tried snorkeling in my country, Philippines and I loved it, so I decided to try it here in Alaska. I never imagined my self in full underwater gear from head to toe but it is indeed a unique experience putting it on! The water...More

Thank Tourist464255
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Found this in the brochure from the cruise line. Excellent activity- water is cool but the suit keeps you warm. Excellent instruction from Chelsea, Connor, and Miles. Very helpful from suiting up to getting “critters “ for us to view. Highly recommended. I would recommend...More

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1 June 2018|
Response from KTNAKFun | Property representative |
Hi there. Thanks for inquiring about my tour! We do a guided marine life tour and lead you around the best areas of the site. You can see all kinds of things right at the starting beach but we do like to snorkel around... More
20 November 2017|
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Response from KTNAKFun | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in getting back to you! I'm traveling and for some reason did not get the email notification from Trip Advisor. Water in late May is indeed about 48 to 50 degrees. I've been out as cold as 38 degrees... More
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5 September 2017|
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Response from Shelly C | Reviewed this property |
The suit is very buoyant, but I think you definitely need to know how to swim.