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Address: 710 Seafarers Way, Anacortes, WA
Phone Number: +1 800-308-9387
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Description: The 100' Mystic Sea offers cruises through the beautiful San Juan Islands...
The 100' Mystic Sea offers cruises through the beautiful San Juan Islands. WHALE WATCHING TOURS for your family, weddings, corporate events, parties, and more!
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Great whale watching trip!

We had a great time with Mystic Charters. We saw about 15 orcas, and watched the whales for about an hour. The crew knows what they're doing. We saw babies and big adults. Only a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 1, 2015
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Dallas, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015 NEW

Mystic Sea Charters could have done better. The boat is small and congested ,did not offer much viewing space, and its seats are small, but the crew was informative. We did get to see some orcas and the route was scenic.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

We had a great time with Mystic Charters. We saw about 15 orcas, and watched the whales for about an hour. The crew knows what they're doing. We saw babies and big adults. Only a few close up - most from a distance. I felt the crew respected the animals but still got us close enough to make the viewing... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

We had a great whale watching experience this week with Mystic Sea Charters out of Anacortes. The indoor seating area was very comfortable, and with fresh flowers on the tables, was more than we were expecting. The crew was informative throughout the trip, pointing out island names and wildlife facts throughout the trip. We appreciated the binoculars and whale and... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

I could not have asked for a more perfect day. It was my and my girlfriend's first ever whale watching trip and we were beyond impressed. We paid for a gray whale tour, and in the first half hour of our trip, the boat captain announced that there were a pod of orcas in the area that we were going... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

Talk to anyone on Whidbey Island about the folks that run Mystic Sea Charters. They will tell you that this is a wonderful company to look after you. I'm sure there are other wonderful companies on Whidbey as well; so here are the reasons that I would choose Mystic Sea again: -check in: EASY! We had a larger diesel truck... More 

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Arlington, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

It is my 70th Birthday. I and several friends went on a three hour cruise around Hat Island, Whidbey Island and part of Everett, WA . We saw many gray whales due to the diligence of the Captain. He would slowly follow the whales, at a safe distance to insure safety of the whales. He would talk about the history... More 

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Coupeville, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Mystic Sea Charters in Freeland Washington does gray whale trips - we did one on Friday March 13, 2015 and it was the most fabulous trip I have been on. I especially loved the way the boat was set up - rain or sun its a great boat. Staff was excellent - and we did see gray whales feeding. Its... More 

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Granbury, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We had a lot of whale watching excursions to choose from and we chose Mystic Sea Charters because it left from Anacortes without having to catch the ferry, and I'm so glad we did! We had an excellent time! First of all, they have a person who flies over in a plane and spots the whales for them. So the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We were there on the last day of the regular season. The 1st of Oct. (Wed). I really did not know what to expect. Everyone back home in MO..said that it would probably rain all day and we would not see anything. Boy were they wrong!!!! The weather was absolutely perfect and we seen so many Orcas! We even spotted... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Our whale watching trip from Anacortes was the highlight of the week we spent on Whidbey Island. We went on the Wednesday of the last week for tours in 2014. It couldn't have been a better experience. Mystic Sea only takes out 50-60 folks and there were only half that many on our trip. We were able to move around... More 

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Additional Information about Mystic Sea Charters

Address: Address: 710 Seafarers Way, Anacortes, WA
Phone Number: +1 800-308-9387
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Anacortes
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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