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Address: 8829 N. Harborview Dr., Gig Harbor, WA 98332
Phone Number: 253-225-6306
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Description: Welcome, I'm Captain Tom. We operate harbor tours, sightseeing and private...
Welcome, I'm Captain Tom. We operate harbor tours, sightseeing and private charters and memorials in Gig Harbor and Tacoma. Our open boats give an up-close look at all the wonders of Puget Sound! On all our tours you will enjoy spanning views of the Sound with islands, mountains and a great chance to see bald eagles, seals, sea lions, sea hawks (osprey) and more. A Destiny Harbor Tour brings you Up-Close and Personal with Puget Sound, Bring Your Camera!
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Great Tour- took this tour last weekend and thoroughly enjoyed it. The Captain is very knowledgable about the area - tour is presented with humor and a great sense of history... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2015
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Los Angeles, California
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Great Tour- took this tour last weekend and thoroughly enjoyed it. The Captain is very knowledgable about the area - tour is presented with humor and a great sense of history. Love that the boat owner/tour operator is a local guy that seems to be 'living the dream' with this tour company. My brother is a local and they have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015 via mobile

The boat is very comfortable and the captain did a great job pointing out interesting things to see.

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Vancouver Wa
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19 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 via mobile

My wife and I took the Harbor Tour in Gig Harbor and were amazed at the history of the area that was presented to us The captain was an excellent tour guide and gave us a history of the harbor and the area. The tour and the presentation were really very informative and the boat ride was great. Do this... More 

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Seattle, WA
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62 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Decided to take the tour on a whim. Turned out to be one of the best decisions of the day. Wife's friend was visiting from Toronto. Best boat tour I've experienced. I have done one in New York (circle tour); Paris (not harbor tour); Tokyo; Baltimore; Solomon Island; Japanese lakes; etc... it's the combination of weather, scenery, guide knowledge, (maybe... More 

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Wisconsin
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5 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

On a recent trip to Seattle ,I enjoyed a great day with my daughter and her husband in the Gig Harbor/Puget Sound aboard The Destiny. Captain Tom is a lifelong resident of the area,and is full of many interesting stories and facts about this beautiful area. A trip well woth the time and money.

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Fox Island, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We had a fabulous time on the Destiny Harbor Tour! Captain Tom and his wife Mary were great hosts. It was a glorious day and we learned a lot about the harbor and the narrows. How awesome is it to be under that fabulous Narrows Bridge and hear about the history? I highly recommend this tour and as a matter... More 

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San Diego, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015 via mobile

Simply one of the best tours we've ever taken ( and we tour a lot). We took the two hour tour. It was a highlight of our four days in Gig Harbor. Captain Tom was a great guide; the boat is big and very comfortable. Seeing the underside of the Narrows bridges and learning about the engineering that built both... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2015

Yesterday a friend and I decided to become tourists in our own region. We took the 6pm tour with Capt. Tom from Gig Harbor. I was so impressed with Capt. Tom's knowledge of the area (he was raised on these waters) and familiarity with many of the people and boats in the harbor. Not only did I learn more about... More 

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Kirkland, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We absolutely loved our afternoon tour! Captain Tom and his wife Mary took the boat all around the harbor, underneath the Narrows Bridge, and seeing the beautiful scenery, houses, sea lion, birds, boats, and yachts, etc. was really fun. Captain Tom really knows the history of the area and we learned so much. The ramp down to the boat is... More 

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Gig Harbor, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

Captain Tom and Destiny Harbor Tours are a Gig Harbor attraction not to be missed. The boat is clean and safe. Tom knows the local history as well as current information about the Gig Harbor area. He shares this in an informative way throughout the tour. He pointed out wildlife along the way. We saw homes that could only be... More 

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Additional Information about Destiny Harbor Tours

Address: 8829 N. Harborview Dr., Gig Harbor, WA 98332
Phone Number: 253-225-6306
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Gig Harbor
Open Hours:
Sunday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Monday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Tuesday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Wednesday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Thursday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Friday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Saturday 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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