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Puget Sound Express - Day Trips

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Address: 227 Jackson St, Port Townsend, WA 98368-5707
Phone Number: +1 360-385-5288
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Guaranteed whale watching tours from Port Townsend (Olympic Peninsula) and...

Guaranteed whale watching tours from Port Townsend (Olympic Peninsula) and Seattle/Edmonds direct to the San Juan Islands. Group tours and education trips available. Our business is family-run, with three generations on the water. Our boats are the fastest, greenest, and most comfortable in the fleet. And our customer service is unmatched - when you come with us, you're part of OUR family!

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My husband & I went with our 20 month old grandson & his parents. The crew were wonderful and most helpful. We were thrilled to see the resident & transient Orca pods. Just... read more

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

My husband & I went with our 20 month old grandson & his parents. The crew were wonderful and most helpful. We were thrilled to see the resident & transient Orca pods. Just beautiful.

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very nice day excursion to Friday Harbor although we didn't see too many whales, but the crew really tried to locate them. The Minke is apparently pretty elusive and the Orcas are a bit far from the boat although binoculars helped. Having said that let me just say the conservation and protection we witnessed while observing the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my 4th or 5th trip with PS Express and once again it was top notch. They make a real effort to see wildlife and we saw lots. The staff is very knowledgeable and it was a most excellent day. Can hardly wait to go again!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This was my 3rd trip, and I was not disappointed. We saw some Minke whales, Orcas, BIG sea lions, and a variety of marine birds. I like the 2 hour stop in Friday Harbor. It is fun to walk around... and we ate at Herb's again. I like the grocery store, too... on the main street up from the harbor.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Crew was very helpful and gracious. Didn't get as close as we'd hoped. But it was late in the season

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

i have never been Whale watching I didnt know what to expect ,The crew was amazing and very nice.We saw so many whales,seals and birds .Well worth the money

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Bainbridge Island, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Beautiful boat trip to the San Juan Islands from Port Townsend. Crew naturalist was very knowledgeable about the whales and the captain did a great job at spotting them. Boat was comfortable with booths and tables and good windows for viewing the surroundings. Then you could go outside too - breezy but wonderful. Time in Friday Harbor for lunch and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The 4 of us enjoyed a 4 hour whale watching adventure 9/17/16. The boat was 60% full which made it easy to move around. The first hour was rough waters but exciting none the less. The next 2 hours were spent searching high and low for anything but birds. Finally our captain got a call about an orca sighting. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very beautiful and informative. Crew was terrific. Thank you Christopher and Christopher. Stopped at Friday Harbor for lunch. Wonderful day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I visited Seattle for her 40th birthday and someone suggested whale watching. We looked it up and decided to go with Puget Sound Express and are we glad we did. The staff was professional, courteous, and knowledgeable with a little bit of humor. We quickly saw 2 killer whales that turned into 4 and 5. It was... More 

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