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Juneau Whale-Watching Adventure

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    What to Expect
    Get ready for an exclusive Alaska experience! After pickup from your Juneau hotel, head to Auke Bay for an exciting whale-watching adventure. Every year, more than 65 humpback whales swarm Auke Bay during migration season. On this 3.5-hour sightseeing cruise, admire these beautiful creatures and get an in-depth insight on the surrounding marine life from your naturalist guide as you float around the bay. Additionally, you may be greeted with an extra treat -- bald eagles, harbor seals, porpoises and other sea creatures are known to frequent the area!

    The 48-passenger jet boat is built specifically for sightseeing. As you make your way around the bay, your captain will notify you when whales are spotted. Make sure to take advantage of the extra-large windows, complimentary binoculars and exterior observation deck for spectacular views!
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Mount Roberts Tramway, 490 S Franklin St, Juneau, AK 99801, USA
    Departure Time
    Varies -- after booking, you will be given the local operator’s contact information; you may specify a departure time in the morning or afternoon
    Duration
    3h 30m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Naturalist guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Use of binoculars
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
    • After booking, please contact the local tour operator to specify your departure time and departure location.
    • Please indicate your ship or hotel name when booking your tour
    • Subject to favorable weather conditions. If canceled due to poor weather, you will be given the option of an alternative date or full refund.
    • Children 13-17 must have a signed parental consent form to participate in the absence of a parent or guardian
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    All sales are final and incur 100% cancellation penalties.
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    Bridget is a recent marine biologist graduate. Fountain of information. Tom who does this excursion 3x a day acts as excited as if he is seeing his first whale ever. Fantastic tour. Others went onto the salmon bake. We were the only 2 in the van. Driver gave us the option of
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    Had a great time with Jayden, Capt Ed and Tori. Tori did a great job Allison! So mom and baby whale and a breaching humpback whale
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    Whale watching with Captain Tom & Sara Ryan was fantastic! The boat was comfortable with room outside to take the beautiful straits. Sara gave us a wonderful tour of the islands and the local whale activity. The sightings were numerous and we were treated to a high in the sky
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    Response from AlaskaTravelAdv, Director of Sales at Juneau Whale-Watching Adventure
    Responded 1 Sep. 2019
    Thanks for the recommendation. I'll pass this along to the crew!
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    Great trip - well worth it - Alex and Brigid- Saw humpbacks and Orcas. definitely recommend - what a great time!
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    Response from AlaskaTravelAdv, Director of Sales at Juneau Whale-Watching Adventure
    Responded 14 Aug. 2019
    Thanks for the recommendation! Dale E Smith Director of Sales & Marketing
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    Whales are a passion of mine. I like to visit them in Juneau in the summer, and see the same whales off of Maui in the winter. We hit gold with the crew of Alaska Travel Adventures. Captain Alex and Naturalist Christine were great. He stayed away from packs of whale watching
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    Response from AlaskaTravelAdv, Director of Sales & Marketing at Juneau Whale-Watching Adventure
    Responded 18 Jul. 2019
    Thanks for sharing your adventure Lynn! Thanks for the recommendation and I will let Alex & Christine know of your kind words. Dale E Smith Director of Sales & Marketing
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