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Mako's Water Taxi

Closed Now: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Tour to Seldovia interesting but not repeating

Really looked forward to Kachemak Bay sightseeing by boat on the way to Seldovia, but the boat... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Harlan, Iowa
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An Excellent Adventure!

We booked a day trip to Seldovia and back to Homer during our recent trip to Alaska. It was... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Pamela R
Glen Rock, Pennsylvania
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We are a company that takes Hikers across Kachemak Bay State Park. We also take clients out on eco tours involving viewing wildlife, whales, sea birds and incredible landscapes. These are custom tours developed around the individual needs of each...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
4308 Homer Spit Rd # 9, Homer, AK 99603-8005
+1 907-235-9055
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Really looked forward to Kachemak Bay sightseeing by boat on the way to Seldovia, but the boat arrived a half hour late and the transport was hurried. Seldovia was quaint but small, fortunately there were festivities for the 4th of July: parade, egg and salmon...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We booked a day trip to Seldovia and back to Homer during our recent trip to Alaska. It was wonderful. We road a water taxi to Jakolof Landing where we were picked up by a local taxi cab from Seldovia. The driver was wonderful, gave...More

Thank Pamela R
Reviewed 1 week ago

We met our four hiking buddies on our Mako Water Taxi trip over to Kachemak Bay State Park. The water taxi had ample space and both drivers were extremely welcoming and shared lots of local tips re: fishing, hiking and how to keep safe from...More

Thank Katelyn S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband & I booked a ride on one of the small water taxis. Ours held 6 passengers. We went over to Kachemak Bay State Park to hike. Mako provided us with a map with some of the trails. We hiked to the glacier &...More

Thank Virginia2002
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We took the taxi as ride alongs to drop off & pick up other guests. We had a great trip & would highly recommend. The trip was a little over an hour & worth the $50 per person. Fantastic scenery & trip

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were very happy with their service. They patiently answered all of our many questions. We took a larger, enclosed water taxi over to hike to the glacier . They used the large boat because there was a group of 18 going over to hike....More

Thank imabug2
Reviewed August 12, 2018

We were worried if we didn't finish the hike in time. They were very clear, not to worry, they won't leave us there. They told us there would be reception once we got to the glacier. Thank Goodness, there was reception and I was able...More

Thank betsy r
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

After having to cancel our halibut charter we were itching to get on the water. We decided to try the wildlife tour with this company and it was pricey for experience. The captain and crew were nice and the wildlife photographer on board was very...More

Thank Patricia C
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Used this service to round trip water taxi for a hike. Ended up with 7-8 miles and got to see an awesome glacier lake fed by the glacier. Visible with the nked eye. Highly recommend this service if in the area and can do a...More

Thank Larry-and-Donna
Reviewed August 1, 2018

As a customer of Mako's Water Taxi for ten years, I have had only positive experiences with this water taxi service as I travel around Kachemak Bay for both work and play. This summer, I approached the company to see if they would be willing...More

Thank Kim M
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August 15, 2018|
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Response from tracey k | Reviewed this property |
You will have to ask makos directly. Makos primarily ferries folks between Homer And kachemak state park. I do know that Kachemak permits pets. As to whether this marine taxi service allows, I do not know.