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Dolphin Jet Boat Tours

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Open today: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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100% money-back guaranteed whale sightings in an intimate setting and at close range! We are operated and staffed by locals who are anxious to share their love and knowledge with you; a professional naturalist and experienced captain will take you...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
490 S Franklin St, Juneau, AK 99801
+1 800-719-3422
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed seeing humpback whales and an inquisitive sea lion. Katt’s teaching about these creatures was informative and interesting. Our 13 year old was able to view the animals with the grown ups on the front of the boat, while the 3 year old and...More

Thank Krista D
Reviewed 3 days ago

Booked through Shore Trips online. The tour to Mendenhall glacier was excellent. The weather was overcast but partially sunny. The weather was cool and comfortable. When we got to the boat for the whale watching it began to rain and continued through out the excursion....More

Thank mpicchioldi
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This experience exceeded our expectations. As with all things in nature there are no guarantees of what you will see. The staff was absolutely certain we would see whales and they did not disappoint. We had several opportunities but the most amazing part was the...More

Thank Anna S
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I have MS and cannot walk so I use a scooter. The bus driver was so helpful so I could climb 3 steps into bus and stoy my scooter. She was an entertaining tour guide of the local area on way to see glacier. The...More

Thank Cathy P
Reviewed 6 days ago

Capt. Ken took our family of 12 on a fantastic 2.5 hour tour. We lost count we saw so many whales. The private trip was perfect for us. We had freedom to move around the boat (lots of space) for the best views. We also...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The crew were pleasant, knowledgeable, and ready to assist the passengers. They didn't offer binoculars as advertised.

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Thank dohalverson
Reviewed 1 week ago

The crew of Dolphin is exceptional! From the people who book to their pilots and naturalists. They are friendly and good at their jobs. We went out two days to due whale watching and it did not disappoint either day. We saw 3-5 whales each...More

Thank lilperks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Enjoyed an educational and informative whale watching tour on the Orca Odyssey. Knowledgeable and professional naturalists were on board and the captain was a university professor ! Saw sea lions , a couple of whales and some bald eagles . Awesome !

Thank Flwc C
Reviewed 1 week ago

John P We (wife, son and I) had the best time on the water, ever. Our crew was energetic and very knowledgeable. We saw; Glaciers, Humpback Whales feeding, an Orca pod swimming around, breaching, and feeding. We took tons of pictures & videos and received...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very knowledgeable crew and captain kept us moving to where the whales were. We saw 5 and the average is 3 so well done indeed. We also saw dolphins and eagles. We had a smaller group so we weren't packed in like sardines. I booked...More

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June 7, 2018|
Response from Robyn S | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for contacting us! Nope, that won't work. The tour is a 3-hour time commitment. Depending on what else you have planned I might be able to help with some logistics. Please feel free to contact us. Thank you, Robyn
April 29, 2018|
Response from Robyn S | Property representative |
Hi, thanks for contacting us! Our boats hold 18, 30 and 36 passengers. We choose which boats to use at which times based on various factors including number of bookings and what the weather is doing - for instance, we won't... More
Midge S
April 3, 2018|
Response from Robyn S | Property representative |
Hi Midge! That will be no problem, we often have guests on scooters or foldable wheelchairs. As long as he can walk a few steps he'll be fine. Please let me know if you have any other questions! Thank you, Robyn at Dolphin