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Address: 355 Harris Ave #104, Suite #104, Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone Number: +1 800-443-4552
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Description: San Juan Cruises offers a variety of tours from Bellingham, WA. Our deluxe...
San Juan Cruises offers a variety of tours from Bellingham, WA. Our deluxe Whale Watching Adventure cruise in the scenic San Juan Islands includes a free Northwest salmon lunch, and a 2 hour stop in Friday Harbor. On Fridays & Saturdays we have our Chuckanut Bay Cracked Crab dinner cruises. Beer and wine tasting cruises take place on Wednesdays and Thursdays throughout the summer. La Conner / Deception Pass go out on Saturdays. Private charters are also available.
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My husband, boys and I had a great time! We are from the inland, so we were happy just to be cruising on the water. Seeing the Orca whales was a huge bonus! It was fantastic... read more

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5 of 5 starsReviewed July 28, 2015
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Aztec, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015 NEW

My husband, boys and I had a great time! We are from the inland, so we were happy just to be cruising on the water. Seeing the Orca whales was a huge bonus! It was fantastic watching them go by while we enjoyed our delicious lunch.

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Nashua, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We boarded the Salish Sea for a special two-hour cruise in Bellingham Bay that is only scheduled four times this summer: a tour highlighting the City of Bellingham's waterfront development plans. As such, this is not the typical tourist tour; this is more for curious locals who want to see their city from a different angle and hear a City... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Cruising Bellingham Bay with the setting sun, sampling a large variety of wines and appetizers, all for a very reasonable price. A great evening event! The wines and appetizers are not top end, but that isn't the point. They are solid and the experience is a delight.

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Vincennes, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

the boat ride last all day. it was worth it. we saw several whales and stopped in Friday harbor for awhile. I made some new friends on this ride. the staff were friendly and very helpful. will definitely recommend this as one of the best adventures in the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Great time, great staff overall good company to go whale watching with. Got to see some rare breaches from full size male from what they said. The staff was also had a lot of facts of the islands and whales.

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SanJuanCruises-Bham, General Manager at San Juan Cruises, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor - it was a great day of whale watching yesterday, and it's always great to have such a fun and active group of whales like that. More 

Sedona, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

When in Bellingham make your way to the cruise terminal in the Fairhaven district. Take this fascinating boat ride. From nine in the morning til five in the evening we were on the boat with good company, informative Captain, terrific crew and good food. Oh and I forgot to mention the highlight - we saw an entire Orca family. There... More 

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SanJuanCruises-Bham, Guest Relations Manager at San Juan Cruises, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor - we're glad you had a great time aboard the Victoria Star 2! More 

Everson, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

The crew was amazing and the views were beautiful. I will definitely go back!! The food was great and lots of it.

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Tucson, AZ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

This company makes sure that you see a whale. They communicate with other boats in the area in order to locate them. We saw a few Orcas and felt the majestic awe in seeing them in their natural habitat. It was an amazing sight. The cruise was comfortable for being an all day tour. There was ample seating indoor and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The staff was friendly. The boat is nice, and roomy and clean. There is a lot of area to view and see from, as well as space inside out of the elements. The lunch was fine and plenty to eat. The stop at Friday Harbor is very nice to sightsee and to get off and stretch your legs! But, we... More 

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SanJuanCruises-Bham, Guest Relations Manager at San Juan Cruises, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review on Trip Advisor. We're sorry we weren't able to find whales on the day you went out with us. We are part of a local whale and wildlife spotting network which sends us reports of sightings throughout the day. Unfortunately there are a few days each season that they are... More 

Bellingham, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

A trip through one of the wonders of the world. Incredible views of whales bird life and nature. Professional and extremely service minded crew members that have lots of details of the various places you visit during the trip. Highly recommended.

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Address: 355 Harris Ave #104, Suite #104, Bellingham, WA 98225
Phone Number: +1 800-443-4552
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellingham
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 6:00 pm

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