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Gallant Adventures

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Sitka, AK 99835
+1 907-738-2855
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A-ma-zing !! - if you are ever in Sitka, this is a MUST.

Our party of four had booked Paul's adventure as a sepearte trip rather than through our cruise... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2017
EdwardE
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Canterbury, Kent
I ❤️ Gallant Adventures!

Have enjoyed Sitka Sound three times with Capt Paul and his tours just keep getting better! He... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2017
CrazyForCruzin
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Southern Illinois
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Intimately observe and learn about whales, sea otters, brown bears, Stellar sea lions, puffins and bald eagles while on a personable marine wildlife boat tour with a 100 ton Master captain, Alaskan field geologist and mountain climber as your guide. There is truly no better way to experience the Real Sitka!
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Our party of four had booked Paul's adventure as a sepearte trip rather than through our cruise company. On arrival we were greeted by THE most enthusiastic person. Paul has the knack of not only spotting whales and other wild life but often, for no...More

5  Thank EdwardE
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good to hear from you and thank you for taking a moment to write me a nice review! Recency plays a big role in staying at the top of Things to Do in Sitka and despite having a good rating, new 5 star reviews keep...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017

Have enjoyed Sitka Sound three times with Capt Paul and his tours just keep getting better! He really knows Sitka, its ecology, environment and critters -- and he'll share it all with you in an exciting and interesting way. Book early though ... Capt Paul's...More

6  Thank CrazyForCruzin
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for such a nice review, Nancy! One of the things I like most about you is that you’re always down for an adventure! It was great seeing you again this year and I’m already looking forward to next time!

Reviewed 5 October 2017

If getting up close and personal to the beauty of land, water and wildlife in and around Sitka is your intent, then look no further! Gallant Adventures was by far my favorite excursion while visiting Alaska. Captain Paul is friendly, knowledgable and knows the best...More

6  Thank Imflamethrower
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Oh man, what a fun morning we had! As soon as I met the 4 of you, I knew we were going to have a fun time! And It helped that there were whales everywhere that particular day! As you mentioned, there is a lot...More

Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Sitka, Alaska was by far my favourite stop on our 7 day Alaskan cruise and it was because Paul Davis' wildlife boat adventure was so amazing! Paul is so knowledgeable of the area and the wildlife and he was such a pleasure to deal with...More

5  Thank mishytravelbot
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you so much for taking the time to write me a nice review and also for choosing ME to take you out exploring the awesome area around Sitka!! I'm glad that you had a lot of fun on your trip with me!! There are...More

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Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

The guy that runs this "business" doesn't return calls, won't commit to a booking, and never answers the phone, voice messages or emails. I've been trying for 3 months to book an excursion in Sitka. He said in June to callback in July then August,...More

2  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

I'm a little confused. I NEVER answer phone calls, voicemails or emails and yet I promised to call you if I had openings this week and then I also said to call back on 2 different occasions?? That sounds like I called back or emailed...More

Reviewed 2 September 2017

Paul Davis did a great job taking us to places most boats did not go to. Saw whales,sea otters, eagles, puffins, and lots of sea stars. The day went too fast seeing all the amazing things in Alaska. The small boat was great for getting...More

3  Thank loistom1969
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Good to hear from you, Tom, and thanks for taking a moment of your time to write me a nice review! It was great meeting the 2 of you on August 24th and I'm glad you enjoyed our trip exploring the area around Sitka! I...More

Reviewed 30 August 2017

What an awesome time! We are frequent travelers to AK and have lots to compare to. Capt. Paul is one of the best. His knowledge of cultural history, biology and the geography of the area contribute to what was a great wildlife tour adventure. He...More

6  Thank MarciaD
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Marcia, Good to hear back from you! What a fun time we had on our 5hr trip on Aug 22nd! I remember our group being a lot of fun and the wildlife being fantastic! I had been looking forward to meeting the 2 of you...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

We've been out with Captain Paul on the Gallant twice in the past two years, most recently a few weeks ago. He never disappoints getting us out to view maximum wildlife! The Gallant is a great boat, just perfect for up to the maximum of...More

7  Thank 1MileHighTraveler
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Thank you for writing me a nice review and ESPECIALLY for booking me for a second time! It's always different out there and you truly never know what you're going to see when exploring the pristine area around Sitka! Thanks again and I hope to...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017

Paul was great, and was able to get us close to everything! It was so much better than the large tour boats because there were only 6 of us. We didn't have to fight to get photos. Also, Paul took us to places that the...More

7  Thank jjordan1301
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Good to hear from you and thanks for the review! Recent reviews not only help keep me atop "Things to Do" in Sitka, but they also allow other visitors to have a solitary experience while they are in town. I appreciate you taking a few...More

Reviewed 26 August 2017

When in Sitka be sure to seek out Gallant Adventures if you're interested in seeing whales, sea otters, puffins and so much more. Paul Davis is the best captain in the area. He made sure to get us up close and personal to all the...More

4  Thank Lakemomster
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 9 September 2017

Thanks for the thoughtful review and I'm glad that our trip together was the highlight of your Alaskan vacation. That means a lot to me! I always try my hardest to show people how cool the area around Sitka is. Sure some days are better...More

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jimmccabe707
4 April 2017|
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Response from gallantadventures | Property representative |
Please email me for questions regarding availability. You can also try calling me and leaving a voicemail at (907)738-2855. Emails do work best though. My email address is on my website and also listed here on my TripAdvisor... More
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George G
5 September 2016|
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Response from brproactive | Reviewed this property |
Call Paul Davis directly at 907-738-2855. He is very responsive and will answer your questions directly.
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GomezAtlanta
21 August 2016|
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Response from gallantadventures | Property representative |
Good to hear from you and thanks for the inquiry. I operate year-round, but things slow down a lot from Oct-April, so I am often traveling or away on a mountain climbing trip. If you're interested in a tour, shoot me an... More
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