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Juneau Whale Watch

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323 Martin Way, Juneau, AK 99801-1377
+1 844-494-2537
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Get the most out of your shore excursion in Juneau with our central port pick-up, flexible schedule at the Mendenhall Glacier Park and deluxe whale watching boats!
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Hours Today: 07:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
323 Martin Way, Juneau, AK 99801-1377
+1 844-494-2537
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Reviewed yesterday

That's what Captain Brenden and Jacob called it! We saw 8 Orcas killing a sealion. It was sad for the sealion, but fantastic for us! As the boys said, it was real National Geographic stuff! Brenden and Jacob certainly gave us a day to remember...More

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Reviewed yesterday

It was an amazing day. We saw eight humpback whales bubble feeding. We also saw two orca whales. Emma and John helped make the trip better with their vast knowledge on whales. They were funny and answered all of our questions. We would highly recommend...More

Thank wtcgus
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great Whale watching tour, at first it didn't feel like we were going to see many whales, and we didn't get very close, but after a little while, the whales came right next to the boat!!! The Whale was literally touching the boat! In total,...More

Thank Priya V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Captain Jason, Emily W and Lukas are the most amazing crew ever!!!! We had a whale of a time !!!! Saw 11 whales so close up we could see the white of their eyes !!!! If you have only time for one thing - then...More

Thank Dayana P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Jason and crew we're a fun, energetic crew that kept putting us in the best position to get great views of some Orca's and Humpback whales compared to the other boats around us that were competing for position. We just kept ending up in the...More

Thank jcb4582
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Friendly and knowledgeable staff. Very good salmon bake! The whale watch was the thrill of a lifetime, a pod of 9 humpbacks bubblefeeding! The glacier and falls were magnificent !

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went whale watching today with Captain Steve, John and Lukas. It was so amazing!! They were very knowledgeable about pretty much anything we asked! Definitely worth it!! DL and Fred were awesome bus drivers also!! Very funny!!

Thank Becky S
Reviewed 4 days ago

We recently returned from Alaska and one of many highlights was our whale watching and Mendenhall Glacier tour with Juneau Tours. Captain Dirk, Emma and Lukas were fantastic in taking us to some great spots and explaining the behaviours of humpback whales. A special highlight...More

Thank MelbMark237
Reviewed 4 days ago

Picked up promptly at the dock by a bus. Informative ride to boat. Looked like a new, 40'+ aluminum catamaran cabin cruiser with 4, 300hp Yamaha out board motors. Quick orientation and off to see whales. Quickly found a single humpback and watched for a...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Captain Jason is very easy on the eyes and his crew Ben and Jerry are amazing . They all made sure we got as close to the whales as possible and we got great video

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Cheryl S
21 June 2017|
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Response from Tom M | Reviewed this property |
the boats are very stable and you will have the opportunity to go in deck or stay inside. I don't think anyone has ever been sea sick on these boats.
Christy H
28 May 2017|
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Response from Divya R | Reviewed this property |
There were 2 instances that were bumpy in that 1 hour ride (one way) for like a few seconds but the sailors alerted us to hold on tight. So yeah 99% smooth 😀