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San Juan Excursions

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2 Spring St, San Juan Island, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7199
+1 360-378-6636
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Great Experience Whale Watching in WA

"This was a great experience. A little chilly in mid-September so bring a few layers you never know... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Beth M
Lots of whales!

I guess the pod came back the day before our outing. There were whales everywhere you looked. It... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2017
ryanj002
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Our Guarantee: See whales or your next trip is free! Fun and educational whale watch/wildlife cruises you'll never forget! April through September from Friday Harbor in the "sunny San Juan Islands" aboard the spacious, comfortable and stable 65 foot vessel "Odyssey." Locally owned and operated with local naturalist guides. 10% AAA, military, teacher and other discounts.
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2 Spring St, San Juan Island, Friday Harbor, San Juan Island, WA 98250-7199
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Reviewed 2 days ago

"This was a great experience. A little chilly in mid-September so bring a few layers you never know what the weather is going to do. The wildlife specialists were friendly and inviting and very passionate about their work.I love that the tour provide us really...More

Thank Beth M
Reviewed 10 October 2017

I guess the pod came back the day before our outing. There were whales everywhere you looked. It was so fun to hear how excited the marine biologists were to see their friends back! The information they shared was so interesting.

Thank ryanj002
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Excellent attraction. The Captain was professional, knowledgeable and friendly. The crew was friendly, efficient and skilled. The ship was well maintained, clean and comfortable. And we saw lot's of wildlife. It seemed as though one orca was hired to put on a show for our...More

Thank Nelson M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

We had a magnificent afternoon on the water searching for whales and other wildlife. Our naturalists were excited because word was that there were 2 active pods in the area. Not only did we see plenty of orcas, some breeching, but 2 Minke whales swimming...More

Thank Cathy R
Reviewed 30 September 2017

My husband and I really enjoyed our trip out to observe orcas with this group! They were very informative and provided great service. As part of the price, they email you the pictures they took while on the boat that day in case you missed...More

Thank TravelingQueen98
Reviewed 26 September 2017

So glad we decided to take the tour, despite not seeing any whales. I'm also glad that the group was much smaller than normal, it made it so much easier to move around on the boat. I can't image it with 60 people or more...More

Thank SueA
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This was our first time to Friday Harbor and to Whale watching. What an awesome experience it was. The people were great and very helpful and informative. On our tour, we were able to see something even the guides had never seen before, and that...More

Thank Jazygirl59
Reviewed 26 September 2017

This whale-watching trip was something I had always hoped to participate. The crew was so helpful, and well informed. The naturalists knew much more than I expected and shared willingly, never once seeming to mind our endless questions an interruptions. I will definitely do it...More

Thank cawell2017
Reviewed 25 September 2017

"We didn't see Orcas but did see Minke Whales, porpoises, and other wildlife. Sending the photos was a great touch. Great staff of naturalists. Wonderful experience. "

Thank katrilliet
Reviewed 25 September 2017

These were some of the nicest people to lead the experience. Amazing views. Our whole group commented how nice and courteous they all were..

Thank Cully1953
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StacyL62
17 August 2015|
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Response from Mary S | Reviewed this property |
There are resident pods. But the migrants visit also.
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