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Sitka Wildlife Tours

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Sitka, AK 99835
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Take a tour of Sitka, or a whale watching tour with Sitka Wildlife Tours and experience Sitka, Alaska, one of Alaska's most historic and beautiful cities. On our two-hour Sitka land tour you'll ride in a comfortable van in a small group and go with a local tour guide to see and learn about some of Sitka's most beautiful and historical landmarks including Sitka National Historic Park (Totem Park), the Indian River, Japonski Island, Russian Bishop's House, St. Michael's Orthodox Cathedral, Alaska Pioneer Home, and more. Depending on the time of year and other conditions, visitors could experience spawning salmon, bald eagles, minks, ravens, river otters, seagulls, crows, and even bears! All land tours include free admission to Fortress of the Bears, Alaska's only bear rehabilitation center, where 8 orphaned bears were rescued from certain death!
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“great tour” (10 reviews)
“sea lions” (15 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Sitka, AK 99835
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"van tour"
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"great tour"
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"sea lions"
in 15 reviews
"small group"
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"unscheduled stop"
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"totem park"
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"cruise ship"
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"local man"
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"early in the season"
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"tour guide was very knowledgeable"
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"whale watching"
in 7 reviews
"bubble feeding"
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"great pictures"
in 3 reviews
"for sale"
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"highly recommend this trip"
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"two hours"
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"holland america"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Sonny took us an a great tour!! We saw whales sea otters, bald eagles, puffins, and even some starfish and a jellfish! He gave us so much information about Sitka and the marine and wildlife we saw! We would definitely recommend Sitka Wildlife Tours and...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took the family out to see the sights on the water in Sitka. The boat is an enclosed Glacier Bay Catamaran with galley and toilet facilities. The boat holds 6 people comfortably. Our guide was a local man from Sitka who knew the area very...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We booked online to get this tour. We had an easy transition at the meeting point in Sitka and the hosts were great. The tour guide Sonny was terrific and informative throughout our tour. The only negative was that we never saw any whales. Sonny...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This tour was worth every penny. The seas were a bit rough due to weather, but we enjoyed it thoroughly. Had the chance to see lots of eagles, some sea lions, and a whale. The Captain was knowledgeable, friendly, and the boat very comfortable. It...More

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Tripperatlast
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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