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Alaska Galore Tours

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Alaska Galore Tours is a locally owned and operated tour business based in Juneau. Owners, Louis Juergens and Jamie Letterman, have over 17 years of combined experience in the tourism industry. We have experience and expertise in all aspects of...more
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8513 Mendenhall Loop Rd, Juneau, AK 99801-9230
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All reviews captain ray whale watching tour sea lions cruise ship see whales mendenhall glacier auke bay small group small craft small boat great morning great whale watching would highly recommend this tour private tour tour company whales including larger boats
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

Enjoyed that this was a tour with a small group so we all had room to get shots of the whales, etc., from the boat without having someone's elbow in you or head in your shot. Also the manuverability of the small boat allowed us...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018

The trip was absolutely amazing! The captain and naturalist were very professional, personable, and knowledgable. The trip was absolutely incredible! not only were the sites of the glaciers, and all of the nature just breathtaking but the whales were once in a lifetime. We saw...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mike N
Reviewed October 31, 2018

Had a wonderful tour. Our captain and his mate had a beautiful and clean vessel. They were not only knowledgeable of the water and whale locations, but they made our event really fun. We seen 7 different wales at comfortably close locations. We were able...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2018

We traveled out with Captain Ray and Naturalist Andrea on a 10:30 cruise, and had Flame, a humpback whale astounding even Andrea! Flame did multiple breaches, pectoral flaps, and really put on a show! Captain Ray was very respectful of the time spent at the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joyce R
Reviewed September 19, 2018

These guys were great - the driver, the captain, Brandon, and the guide, Drew, on the boat were all fantastic. We saw probably 10 whales (or sightings of the same whale!), sea lions, eagles, and had enjoyable conversation. Brandon & Drew also gave us great...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

When whale watching as part of our day in Juno during a cruise on the Norwegian Bliss. The person in charge of getting us on or shuttle was curious and thoughtful, we were quickly transitioned from the ship to the bus. The bus ride was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2018

Brenden, Brian and Kris where excellent guides. Well worth the money and time. Saw 5 whales and even had one come up close to the boat. It we one of our favorite excursions on our cruise. They went out of their way to help us...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Joseph L
Reviewed September 7, 2018

This was an excellent experience! Our tour guide Megan greeted us dockside and took 8 of us on a private driving tour that included Juneau city, Mendenhall Glacier, Shrine of Saint Therese, Gruening State Park, Dipac Salmon Hatchery and Alaska Brewing company. Megan was extremely...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

So we had no expectation but booked a private whale watch tour thru this company. We thought it would be small but it was just us 2 and our Captain Christina. Capt Christina did a fabulous job and if I did this again I would...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 5, 2018

We booked Alaska Galore Tours for a whale watching excursion during our late August cruise stop at Hoomah (Icy Strait Point), and it was worth every penny. Our guide Josh and naturalist Conner were extremely knowledgeable and so enthusiatic about our tour. You could sense...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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judy m
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Our whale watch excursions are 2.5 hours on the water. Add an hour for transport from your cruise ship or local lodging. Total cost per person is $151.20 (tour, city tax, fee). Our captains & naturalists will take you out... More
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