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Reviewed 9 December 2018

We took one of the last tours of the season (late September) and were pleasantly surprised! Our guide was a young local guy and REALLY knew his stuff. you could tell how passionate he was about Sitka, as well as the animals that lived there....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

This was one of the highlights of our 5 week holiday. We were on the Zaandam and opted for the tour to Fin Island, Sitka, run by Allen Marine. We were on the 8.30 am tour and at the dock were told this was cancelled,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018

Took the Sea Otter and Wildlife Quest cruise organized by the cruise ship. Tour boat picked us up at the dock on Halibut Point Rd where the cruise ship had docked. Boat had two levels. The lower level had an enclosed seating area. Upper level...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank mdcwa
Reviewed 18 September 2018

This tour is for nature and water lovers! So what did we see? Let's go.. Eagles up close and personal? Yes A Raft of comical Sea Otters? Yes A bunch of lone Sea Otters? Yes 24 - 30 Humpback Whales and their Beautiful Tails? Yes...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 September 2018

On the trip today we probably saw 20 + humpback whales, dozens of sea otters and just enjoyed the beautiful Sitka scenery. Now granted today (mid September) in was 60 degrees (f) and not a cloud in the sky (they can't promise this type of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

The Sea Otter and Wildlife Quest in Sitka, Alaska was Excellent. Great excursion. Good narrative, saw lot of otters and 15 to 20 whales. Had the time and great view to take plenty very good photographs of the whales. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Our vacation through the Inside Passage of Southeastern Alaska aboard The Alaskan Dream was more than outstanding. It was a mother and teenage son trip that we will always remember. The perfect size 40-passenger ship, the friendly and knowledgeable crew, the abundance of wildlife, the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank 399deanal
Reviewed 9 September 2018

We were on an 8 day cruise on the Chichagof Dream boarding at Juneau and disembarking at Sitka. The pre-cruise information provided was very useful as was the all-weather gear and binoculars provided for each passenger. Transport to and from airports and hotels made the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank RonKupe
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

8/29. Icy Strait. We were on the Norwegian Jewel. We booked the Whale and marine mammals cruise. We met ashore at the Pilot House. Allow 15 minute walk. Met at 11:35 leave ship at 11:20. Saw a killer whale close (100 ft) and, 3 or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

This was a fantastic tour, getting you up close and personal to the otter rafts, whales, bald eagles, and beautiful nature of Sitka. Our daughter took it a year ago, and we went in August. Beautiful clean boats, great tour guide with lots of information!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from 180lynnec | Reviewed this property |
We took two trips, one left from beside the cruise ship dock and the other we were bussed to where the trip started. It is always best to check with the cruise company what the arrangements are for that particular trip. We... More
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