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Gallant Adventures

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Sitka, AK 99835
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Absolutely Wonderful Trip

We arranged this trip with Paul the skipper last year and could not have wished for a more... read more

Reviewed today
Steve G
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Wildlife Tour

We just went on a wildlife tour today with Paul and it was amazing! He was super friendly and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
carrie f
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Intimately observe and learn about whales, sea otters, brown bears, Stellar sea lions, puffins and bald eagles while on a personable marine wildlife boat tour with a 100 ton Master captain, Alaskan field geologist and mountain climber as your guide. There is truly no better way to experience the Real Sitka!
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Sitka, AK 99835
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Reviewed today via mobile

We arranged this trip with Paul the skipper last year and could not have wished for a more wonderful adventure! Paul is a great guy, full of knowledge and really friendly. He knows all the best spots for seeking out all the different animals as...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We just went on a wildlife tour today with Paul and it was amazing! He was super friendly and knowledgeable about all the wildlife and Sitka! We were able to see all sorts of wildlife including a whale that was 10 feet away from us!...More

1  Thank carrie f
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gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Oh, I’m so glad that the 2 of you had a good time today, Carrie!! You guys were super friendly and fun too! What a fun day! And to think I was a little nervous about potentially not finding whales today! It was the coolest...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I just went on the wildlife tour this past Saturday with Paul Davis and it was wonderful. The boat is very clean and it has a cabin so you can get in out of the weather if need be but the boat also has a...More

1  Thank Charles B
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gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Charles, I had a blast out with you & John the other day! Thanks for taking the time to write me a 5 Star review! Some days are better than others when weather and wildlife are involved, but I always try my hardest to show...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had such a great tour with Paul. He knew exactly where to go and was very knowledgable. He even spent extra time with us. We saw whales (even though it was the off-season in Sitka), sea lions, sea otters, dolphins, puffins, and a ton...More

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gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you SO MUCH for another 5 star review!! Reviews like this help keep me at the top of “Things to do in Sitka” and therefore generate additional business and also help other visitor’s to have a similar experience. I am VERY appreciative that you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Paul Davis has an excellent adventure ready for you. From the communication with him after booking, him meeting us promptly, the sites he took us to, and dropping us off right at our cruise ship.We had the best experience! I would highly recommend Galant Adventures.More

1  Thank Scott E
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gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Scott, Thank you for the 5 star review and I’m happy that you guys had a lot of fun on our adventure exploring the area around Sitka! You just never know what you’re going to see out there, but it’s always a blast! And, man,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a wonderful day in Sitka with Captain Paul! We had rain and big swells but still managed to find humpback whales and enjoyed watching them come and go. I love the nice warm cabin protected from wind and rain and when the rain stopped...More

1  Thank kbfontenot
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gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Good to hear from you, Karen & Ray! It was great meeting you and taking you out in my first week of the season! I had a lot of fun that day and am really happy to hear that you did too! Thanks for taking...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had just one day to explore Sitka as we were arriving on a cruise and having read previous reviews we were delighted that Captain Paul had space for us to join his tour. It was so easy to book this tour, Paul was extremely...More

2  Thank Loulou96
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gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Charlotte & Tim, First I want to say that your review is really sweet and very thoughtful. Secondly, I want to thank you for taking time out of your awesome Vacation plans (away from England and ALL OVER Canada!!) to write me a review. Even...More

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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

First, I’m really confused by the review below about an alleged lack of communication from Paul Davis of Gallant Adventures. In the dead of winter I heard back from Paul while he was in Southeast Asia. I’m talking January (when no tours are being offered...More

6  Thank Horalky
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gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded March 22, 2018

As always, it’s good to hear from you, John! Thank you for the thoughtful review and thanks for having my back! I always look forward to seeing your family and we just have the best time! As you probably remember, I was VERY EXCITED about...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

Our party of four had booked Paul's adventure as a sepearte trip rather than through our cruise company. On arrival we were greeted by THE most enthusiastic person. Paul has the knack of not only spotting whales and other wild life but often, for no...More

10  Thank EdwardE
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gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Good to hear from you and thank you for taking a moment to write me a nice review! Recency plays a big role in staying at the top of Things to Do in Sitka and despite having a good rating, new 5 star reviews keep...More

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Reviewed October 11, 2017

Have enjoyed Sitka Sound three times with Capt Paul and his tours just keep getting better! He really knows Sitka, its ecology, environment and critters -- and he'll share it all with you in an exciting and interesting way. Book early though ... Capt Paul's...More

12  Thank CrazyForCruzin
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gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2017

Thank you for such a nice review, Nancy! One of the things I like most about you is that you’re always down for an adventure! It was great seeing you again this year and I’m already looking forward to next time!

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jimmccabe707
April 3, 2017|
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Response from gallantadventures | Property representative |
Please email me for questions regarding availability. You can also try calling me and leaving a voicemail at (907)738-2855. Emails do work best though. My email address is on my website and also listed here on my TripAdvisor... More
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George G
September 4, 2016|
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Call Paul Davis directly at 907-738-2855. He is very responsive and will answer your questions directly.
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GomezAtlanta
August 20, 2016|
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Response from gallantadventures | Property representative |
Good to hear from you and thanks for the inquiry. I operate year-round, but things slow down a lot from Oct-April, so I am often traveling or away on a mountain climbing trip. If you're interested in a tour, shoot me an... More
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