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Sitka Wildlife Tours

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Let our 18 years of land and marine tour experience enhance your stop in Sitka, Alaska, one of Alaska's most historic and beautiful cities. On your Sitka land tour you'll ride in new model Nissan N.V vans in a small group setting with our real...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Sitka, AK 99835
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All reviews van tour great tour sea lions small group cruise ship unscheduled stop totem park local man whale watching early in the season tour guide was very knowledgeable bubble feeding for sale great pictures highly recommend this trip two hours holland america
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Reviewed October 24, 2018

It was nice being on a smaller-group tour, especially since we already had seven in our group. Our guide was Maria and for me, she was the highlight of this excursion. She was pleasant and knowledgeable, and happy to show us around Sitka. This was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

We are so glad you choose us on your stop in Sitka! Thank you for you kind words!

Reviewed September 27, 2018

Sonny is a true Tlingit Warrior (or so the grand take goes!) I would call him a “whale whisperer!! We saw SO many whales, eagles, and otters because of his sharp eyes and eagerness to bring joy to all the guests. I went on a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

We are so glad you had a great time with our amazing captain! Thank you for your kind words!

Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

This was a great excursion! We got to see whales, sea otters, and seals, almost forgot we also saw a few eagles and one eagle's nest. Highly recommended!

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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Our captain is the best! I'm so glad you had so much fun!

Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Amazing tour. Went whale watching and also saw sea otters, sea lions, and bald eagles. The boat was immaculate; our guide was so knowledgeable; and our group thoroughly enjoyed the trip!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 28, 2018

Thank you for noticing all we do to make your trip amazing.

Reviewed September 16, 2018

We were supposed to go on a whale watching adventure, but found out at 7:15 am on the dock that the boat had been broken for several days and the tour was canceled. So we got on the shuttle bus that dropped up off at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Gary C
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

We are honored you took a chance on our small group tour. We love sharing our world with you!

Reviewed September 2, 2018

We had such a wonderful experience and saw so much wildlife on the marine tour that we decided to book again the next day. Captain Sonny knew exactly where to go to find the wildlife, so even though I thought 2 hours would be a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

We look forward to seeing you again soon! Thank you for being so kind!

Reviewed September 1, 2018

Booked this through TripAdvisor and it was great. The van picked us up on the side of Centenial hall. Our driver gave us a tour of Sitka and it’s main points before heading off to a stream to watch the salmon swim up to their...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

We love showing off our amazing city with you! Come back soon!

Reviewed September 1, 2018

We where on a cruise but decided to book a tour with an outside company. It was a mistake! The best companies are contracted by the ships and do not sell tours directly, only through the ship. 1. The boat had only 5 seats but...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 2, 2018

Hi Sdancer2, We are very sorry our small group tour was not the right tour for you. It is true we have seating for 6 average size people but sometimes the clients that book are above average and don't book accordingly. The ship based tours...More

Reviewed August 20, 2018

This is a wonderful tour! Captain Sonny was a delight, a true waterman, very knowledgable and fun. Sonny knows where to find the whales - at one point, we had whales on three sides! Very easy to see the wildlife - the boat only holds...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

Thank you for your kind words! We feel Sonny is the best captain in the fleet no one has more time on the water!

Reviewed August 17, 2018

If it is possible to have a perfect tour,this was it1. When you check in, you are greeted by two very helpful guides. They make you feel welcomed and had no problem answering our questions, The Captain was so much fun! He went way beyond...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 29, 2018

I'm so glad you had soooo much fun! Sonny is a great captain!

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Tripperatlast
September 2, 2016|
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Response from Rhonda C | Property representative |
We do book out of the Harrigan Centennial Hall BUT Captain Rich is NOT our captain Sonny Cropley is. Why do you ask?
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AlaskanLisa
November 5, 2015|
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Response from Rhonda C | Property representative |
Thank you so much we sure enjoy hearing from our clients in the pass to hear what we are doing right and even wrong. Our whole team love working with the visitors and sharing our beautiful home !
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fishingrandma
June 28, 2015|
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Response from Rhonda C | Property representative |
Sitka Scenic Tour (land) is $65.00 per person plus 6% tax Sitka Marine Adventure (wildlife viewing) is $135.00 per person plus 6% tax
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