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Sitka Wildlife Tours

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Sitka, AK 99835
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Take a tour of Sitka, or a whale watching tour with Sitka Wildlife Tours and experience Sitka, Alaska, one of Alaska's most historic and beautiful cities. On our two-hour Sitka land tour you'll ride in a comfortable van in a small group and go with a local tour guide to see and learn about some of Sitka's most beautiful and historical landmarks including Sitka National Historic Park (Totem Park), the Indian River, Japonski Island, Russian Bishop's House, St. Michael's Orthodox Cathedral, Alaska Pioneer Home, and more. Depending on the time of year and other conditions, visitors could experience spawning salmon, bald eagles, minks, ravens, river otters, seagulls, crows, and even bears! All land tours include free admission to Fortress of the Bears, Alaska's only bear rehabilitation center, where 8 orphaned bears were rescued from certain death!
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“van tour” (7 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Sitka, AK 99835
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"van tour"
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"great tour"
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"sea lions"
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"small group"
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"unscheduled stop"
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"totem park"
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"cruise ship"
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"early in the season"
in 3 reviews
"tour guide was very knowledgeable"
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"bubble feeding"
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"whale watching excursion"
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"for sale"
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"great pictures"
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"highly recommend this trip"
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"salmon"
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"holland america"
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"beautiful scenery"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This tour was worth every penny. The seas were a bit rough due to weather, but we enjoyed it thoroughly. Had the chance to see lots of eagles, some sea lions, and a whale. The Captain was knowledgeable, friendly, and the boat very comfortable. It...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

As always, Sonny’s a great captain & friend! ‘Love his Tlingit heritage and willingness to share stories of his family and southeast Alaska!

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Reviewed October 5, 2017

We were a group of 4 on a small boat captained by Sonny, a wonderful and friendly man who knew the waters like the back of his hand. He found whales, and more whales. We got really close to the whales, took great pictures, and...More

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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thank you for your comments. Sony is a great captain and guide! We are proud of him and the chance to show off Sitka to you! Rhonda Conine

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

We were on the Holland America "Eurodam" cruise 9/23-30, which included a stop in Sitka. Our tour guide, pilot and staff were 1st rate and we saw MANY sea otters (including one very playful "raft" of a dozen sea otters), harbor seals and humpback whales...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2017

Very accommodating, very nice people to deal with. Would go back in a heartbeat. Had a great time, and the tour guides were fantastic, very knowledgeable and nice!

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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 6, 2017

Thank you for your comments! We love hearing from our guests! It's our honor to serve you. Rhonda Conine

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

The Tinglit captain is experienced and seems to have natural sense to where the wild life would be. We join a private tour and we wish we could have the chance to be there again with the same captain.

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Tripperatlast
September 2, 2016|
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Response from Rhonda C | Property representative |
We do book out of the Harrigan Centennial Hall BUT Captain Rich is NOT our captain Sonny Cropley is. Why do you ask?
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AlaskanLisa
November 5, 2015|
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Response from Rhonda C | Property representative |
Thank you so much we sure enjoy hearing from our clients in the pass to hear what we are doing right and even wrong. Our whole team love working with the visitors and sharing our beautiful home !
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fishingrandma
June 28, 2015|
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Response from Rhonda C | Property representative |
Sitka Scenic Tour (land) is $65.00 per person plus 6% tax Sitka Marine Adventure (wildlife viewing) is $135.00 per person plus 6% tax
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