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Whale Watching and Wildlife Adventure from Juneau

  • Ride with fewer passengers—and more room—than similar whale watching tours
  • Get good value for the amount of time spent on the water
  • Use a hydrophone to listen to humpback whale songs
Whale Watching and Wildlife Adventure from Juneau
From USD 189.00
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Whale Watching and Wildlife Adventure from Juneau
USD 189.00
Whale watching tours out of Juneau are popular, but sometimes cram large groups of travelers onto their boats. With this tour, you’ll ride with group roughly a third the size of those on similarly-sized commercial vessels, which leaves you plenty of room on the viewing decks. Plus, if conditions are right, use a hydrophone to hear humpback whale songs.
What to Expect
This 4.5-hour expedition departs from your Juneau hotel or the cruise port, where you'll board a top-of-the-line cruising vessel that's steady through the deep waters of Saginaw Channel and Favorite Channel or Lynn Canal and Stephens Passage.

A typical whale-watching adventure cruise arrives in the vicinity of humpback whales within about 20–30 minutes after departing the dock. Your captain and crew maximize your time with the whales so that you can observe their natural behavior. These giants, eleven times the size of an elephant, will amaze you with their gracefulness and power.

Bring a warm jacket and take advantage of the upper observation deck or open deck aft. If conditions allow, an underwater hydrophone will be deployed to give you the opportunity to hear the humpbacks’ incredible 'singing.' En route and on scene your guide will explain whale behavior. In addition to viewing humpback whales, and occasionally orcas, you're likely to spot Steller sea lions and bald eagles.

Enhance this spectacular experience in America's Last Frontier with a snack of crackers with salmon spread, washed down with bottled water.
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Reviewed yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to read this review concerning my experience with your Company "Adventures in Alaska". THE GOOD: First and foremost, I want to start off by saying some good things about "Adventures in Alaska". My wife and I booked a whale...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 2 days ago
Amazing adventure

We saw so many whales and Eagles. The whales were preaching and we saw lots of whale tails going down in the water. The water was beautiful and clear and the captain was very informative

Thank Winkylee12
Reviewed 1 week ago
Awesome day out on the water

Captain Alan definitely knows his stuff. We saw multiple whales & porpoises and Captain Alan had the answer to every question that crossed our minds. The sun was shining and the ocean was calm making for a beautiful day. We got picked up in town...More

Thank Dwight S
Reviewed 1 week ago
Excellent, Private Whale-Watching Tour!

This was our second time whale watching on the Scania. The first was 10 years ago with Captain Jack and we had such a wonderful experience that as soon as we planned to visit Alaska again this year, we booked a tour on the Scania...More

1  Thank Tina R
Reviewed 1 week ago
A Whale of a Day

Seven of us went out with Captain Allen and his naturalist. We were the only passengers of this boat that could hold about 10 guests. He was in touch with other boats and located pods of orcas and humpback whales. We were out for about...More

Thank Judy H
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15 June 2018|
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Response from CaptainAlanC | Property representative |
I do have space for you and can make the timing work. I can't give you contact details. Please email me, our email is in our photo gallery. Or just google Adventures in Alaska and you'll find our website with our contact... More
Nancy W
31 May 2018|
Response from CaptainAlanC | Property representative |
We have availability on July 6th for our 9am departure.
Nancy W
30 May 2018|
Response from CaptainAlanC | Property representative |
I'd be happy to give you more details. Feel free to email me.