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Sitka Wildlife Tours

#5 of 23 Boat Tours & Water Sports in Sitka Features Animals
Sitka, AK 99835
+1 907-738-1733
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Sitka, AK 99835
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Reviewed yesterday

We had Fran as our tour guide,what an awesome lady.So much information and so enthusiastic about what she was showing us.We went to the old airfield,then a walk through the trees all the time explaining what we were seeing and hearing.Then on to the Fortress...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our tour included Fortress of the bears and Totem Pole park. Our guide Fran was fantastic! Thank you for a great tour of your town!

Thank LABuckKelowna_Canada
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this review

Hello ! Thank you so much so glad you enjoyed Fran's tour. She is AMAZING !! Thank you for joining us on our tours !

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The customer service provided by the owners of Sitka Wildlife Tours is second to none. They handled our special requests without hesitation and were always very responsive to our inquiries. Our tour took place on May 4th of 2017.

Thank TheScubaHawk
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words ! We hope to see you in Alaska again! Glad you had a nice sunny day in our town!

Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

We picked this tour when we got in town from the cruise ship. We loved that it was a small tour (6 people). We saw a ton of whales and a sea otter. It was one of the best whale watching tours I have ever...More

2  Thank Catatnight
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This was an awesome experience! Love the small group (6 maximum) and all the whales we saw along with the sea otters and sea lions. Highly recommend it!

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Thank VagabondRN
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The whale watching tour with Sonny was superb. I, ve been on 3 previous whale watching tours in Hawaii, and this experience was far superior to any others!!

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1  Thank Robert W
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This was one of the best shore excursion experiences I have had among many (10+ cruises). A two hour private boat tour of the Sitka area with primary emphasis on Whale Watching exceeded all expectations. The vessel was great - 26 foot catamaran with heated...More

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Thank CherHaines
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Our whale watching adventure with Sonny was truly amazing. As a native of Sitka, he knew just where to find the whales and was able to get us up close and personal. The small size of our group was a bonus. Only six passengers on...More

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Thank christiek95
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Fran took us to the best spots for photos, kept us on time for our short stay in Sitka and we made it back to our cruise ship on time. She has ample knowledge about life in Sitka, the sights, history, and plants and wildlife,...More

Thank ca92111
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We enjoyed this tour very much. Maria our tour guide was born and raised in Sitka and you could tell how much she loved it. She moved rocks to show us little crabs and explain why they hide under rocks. She also took us to...More

Thank Patricia G
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Is this tour booked outside the visitor center in Sitka? Is Captain Rich one of the guides?
2 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?
What an *awesome* review !! I was born and raised here in Sitka- and Maria is a very dear friend - along with the owners Ronda and Bruce Conine. -- The life long local perspective is one of thee best ways to immerse oneself with travel and adventure-- and by reading your review- it sounds like Maria was able to help you enjoy your trip to Sitka and go beyond that of a crowded bus - and on to the beaten path!
5 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 !
What is the price for this tour?
28 June 2015|
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