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Sitka Wildlife Tours

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Sitka, AK, USA
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About Sitka Wildlife Tours
Let our 19 years of land and marine tour experience enhance your stop in Sitka, Alaska, one of Alaska's most historic and beautiful cities. On your Sitka land tour you'll ride in new model Nissan N.V vans in a small group setting with our real Alaskan tour guides, to get the inside story about Sitka's most beautiful and historical landmarks including Japonski Island, Sitka National Historic Park, Indian River, Fortress of the Bears, Alaska Raptor Center and more. All land tours include admission to Fortress of the Bears, Alaska's only bear rehabilitation center, where orphaned bears are rescued from certain death! Our amazing Marine tours are on a 26' Glacier Bay Catamaran giving your the best ride in the fleet! Whales, Sea otters, Bald Eagles, Sea lions are just a few of the amazing marine life you can see.
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Sitka Scenic Tour- Premium - Alaska Raptor Center, Fortress of the Bears,Totems!

See the best of Sitka without having to worry about advance planning or car hire on a day trip that takes you to four of Alaska’s top attractions. As well as receiving personalized attention in a small group limited to 10, experience both natural beauty and wildlife such as bears and birds of prey.
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2 hours 30 minutes
from $80.77

Sitka Shore Excursion: Whale-Watching and Marine Life Tour

Soak up gorgeous landscapes aboard a smooth-sailing 26-foot Glacier Bay catamaran on this whale-watching shore excursion from Sitka. For two hours, a seasoned captain takes a small group limited to just six passengers to prime spots to watch for humpbacks, gray whales, porpoises, seals and an array of birds. Learn about the marine life you see, and return to your ship with memorable shots of wildlife in action.
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2 hours
from $142.31

Sitka Sightseeing Tour including Fortress of the Bear and Totem Poles

Sitka is a haven for wildlife, nature, and history fans. Save hours of research time and get a guide’s shortlist of must-see sights instead. Discover the totem poles of Sitka National Historical Park, see brown bears at the Fortress of the Bear, and learn about World War II history at Japonski Island. No need to worry about the trip being crowded as the tour is capped at 10 people.
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2 hours
from $70.52

Sitka Shore Excursion: City Sightseeing Tour including Fortress of the Bear and Totem Poles

Get to know Alaska’s historic city of Sitka on this small-group shore excursion limited to just 10 people. Aboard a comfortable van, cross the O’Connell Bridge to Japonski Island. See Sheldon Jackson Museum, Alaska Pioneer Home, and St. Michael’s Cathedral, and hear informative commentary on the sites from seasoned guides. Meet the rescued bears of Fortress of the Bear, and take in the marvelous scenery of Sitka National Historical Park. Port transport included.
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2 hours
from $70.52

Private Sitka Whale-Watching and Marine Life Tour

Zoom in on the opportunities afforded by Sitka’s marine life on this private whale-watching tour. Prebook to secure a time that suits you, and board the comfortable 26-foot (8-meter) catamaran. Then, absorb the scenery on route to prime locations for spotting gray and humpback whales; porpoises, seals, and more; and enjoy crowd-free views of the wildlife you see. Personalized commentary from your skipper make the cruise extra informative.
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2 hours
from $833.34
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PJ777 wrote a review Apr 2020
Yelverton, United Kingdom400 contributions147 helpful votes
We had been looking forward to this tour for a long time & unfortunately have had to cancel as the cruise line is no longer visiting due to the virus! Contacted Sitka sightseeing & was refunded in full within minutes, great service & a lot faster than anyone else. Hope to visit
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Date of experience: April 2020
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Response from Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours
Responded Apr 25, 2020
We are so thankful for your review! We need kind words at this time for sure ! We sure strive to take care of all our clients even though they couldn't take their cruise this year! We pray you keep safe and healthy and join us in 2021 tour season ! God Bless and take care!
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jayc1609 wrote a review Apr 2020
Braselton7 contributions3 helpful votes
Unfortunately due to COVID-19 our cruise scheduled for June was cancelled. This was a tour that my wife and I were really looking forward to. I reached out to the company inquiring about a possible refund and received a response very quickly letting me know that they would be
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Response from Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours
Responded Apr 19, 2020
We are so sad we couldn’t meet you this year! Please stay safe and we will look forward to meeting you in 2021 in Sitka! Take care! Thank you !
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John B wrote a review Apr 2020
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Our Alaska cruise was cancelled, so we didn't actually get to take the tour. But I was extremely impressed with the way in which our refund was handled. This has to be the toughest of financial times for a small company like this, but the response from them was very prompt,
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Date of experience: April 2020
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Response from Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours
Responded Apr 17, 2020
Thank you so much ! We appreciate the kind words you left for us! We pray you stay safe during this time and we pray to meet you some day when you book your Alaska Cruise again! Take care and God Bless!
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doulamom4mom wrote a review Mar 2020
Texas16 contributions3 helpful votes
I’ve been working with Rhonda and Bruce for months either by phone or email. I had set up a 2.5 hour tour and filled all but 3 spots in the 4 vans they had. It was the one excursion I was most looking forward to. Rhonda worked individually with each of my group to book the tour
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours
Responded Mar 20, 2020
Joan, We were so looking forward to meeting your whole group! We feel like we are family also! You all sound like you would be fun and amazing to travel with! We pray each and everyone of you stay safe and healthy during this time!We also look forward to the day you call me and say WE ARE COMING TO SITKA! Take care and God Bless you all!,Rhonda and Bruce Conine
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Cheryle818 wrote a review Mar 2020
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Aside from excellent reviews, another sign of a great trustworthy tour company is how well they respond to emails. I contacted Sitka Wildlife Tours via email back mid-January 2020 and eventually spoke with Rhonda about our plans. I was impressed with her professionalism and I
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Date of experience: March 2020
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Response from Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours
Responded Mar 19, 2020
Cheryl, It was our honor to work with you this past couple of months planning your trip to our beautiful town! We hope and pray you all stay safe during this trial time for all of us. We pray that you will make it to Alaska and our beautiful town sometime soon! We would love to be part of your Alaska cruise if you do come through Sitka! Take care! God bless!
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