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Sitka Wildlife Tours: Tours & Tickets

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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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330 Harbor Dr, Located Right In Front Of The Building, Sitka, AK 99835-7553
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our independent tour operator brought us here While we thought the entrance was included in the price of the tour it wasn’t. That said we were still able to see the eagle and sev3ral other birds of prey for free. I was particularly impressed that...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Forest W
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Forest, I'm wondering if you took our Sitka Scenic Tour instead of the Sitka PREMIUM Tour. Sitka Scenic Tour is a 2 hour tour and the Sitka Premium Tour is 2.5 hours which DOES include the Alaska Raptor Center.(including admissions to Fortress of the...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pleasant resident driver. Six people were booked, but only four (my crew) made it, so there was plenty of room in the transport. The Raptor Center was great, although, had we made it 45 minutes later, we'd have seen witnessed a speaker...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Bill W
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. Yes sometimes we get more than we planned for at the bear fortress such as "mating season" and as you saw when new cubs arrive, they have to be dewormed. I''m glad you had fun, please come again sometime.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited Sitka on our Alaskan cruise and the weather was very wet and windy when we docked. Our guide, Becky, did an excellent job showing us the area and had great stories and information to share. The highlight was the Fortress of the Bears...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mlclark49
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so happy you enjoyed your tour with Becky! Thank you so much for the awesome review! Yes even in the rain Sitka is beautiful to come and visit. Our summer was beautiful with LOTS of sunny days which we really enjoyed but that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a blast!! Sunny was out boat captain, he was friendly, professional and a fountain of information!! Our boat, The Orca, held six passengers in a covered cabin but we could move aft during the trip. Weather can be variable during the trip but...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 324sergiov
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review on our captain,Sonny! He is pretty amazing and we feel blessed he has been working with us for 3 years now.He knows the Alaska waters well! Thank you for letting us be part of your Alaska Cruise! We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met our guide and fellow visitors outside the easily found Harrigan Centennial Hall. There were only 6 of us which meant it was easy to ask questions and hear all the answers. Our guide made the tour interesting throughout and she also made it personal...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank MargaretD999
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your comments! Becky loves sharing her world with our many cruise visitors. Please come back someday!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Sonny knew just where to go to show us eagles, otters, and lots and lots of whales. He also knows the history of the area well. It was a fun and interesting tour with many amazing photo opportunities. Loved every minute! Thank you Sitka...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank karenlee1219
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a ego trip for the guide who spent the majority of our time driving around Sitka to all the places where SHE had some connection, ie, the area where she learned to drive! By the time we actually got to the Bear Sanctuary,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Jane L
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Jane for your input. We do remember you well. We are really sorry you didn't enjoy your tour like the rest of your group did. We learned about you when we met your tour to find the umbrella you left behind. Once or...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very positive experience with local tour group. Vans were nice and clean, guide was friendly and knowledgeable, and tour sites were well chosen. Liked the TOTEM park and visitor center a lot and also the fortress of the bears. I got lots of bear photos....More

Thank Cindy L
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you Cindy for your great review! We loved sharing our amazing city with you! Please come again some time!

Reviewed 11 September 2019

During a one day stop in Sitka on a cruise ship, thoroughly enjoyed both the Marine Adventure and City tours. Both excursions were hosted by local Sitka guides which added to the experience. Highlights included numerous whale sightings and a visit to an orphan bear...More

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Date of experience: September 2019
Thank J D B
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your comments! We love hearing from our amazing clients. We work hard to give you the best LOCAL guides in Sitka! Please come back soon!

Reviewed 8 September 2019

My husband and I just returned from an Alaska cruise, and had reserved this tour ahead of time based on the good reviews. We were not disappointed. Our guide, Becky, did an awesome job showing us around and sharing fun personal stories of her life...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank colt123
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I'm so glad you had a blast with us! We also love sharing with you! Please come back sometime soon!

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Kathy K
3 September 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
6 November 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
29 June 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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