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Our whale watching tour was perfect! I highly recommended 10/10. They were so nice and very... read more

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Reviewed September 6, 2019
KatieGoeck
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Salt Lake City, Utah
Captain Brian clearly loves what he does

That makes for a really special tour. He has a wealth of knowledge to share about pretty much... read more

Reviewed August 25, 2019
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Reviewed November 15, 2018

Excellent boat tour of Sitka Sound. The boat is comfortable. The captain is courteous/ knowledgeable. It is more than the average boat tour.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

Excellent wildlife tour and guide! Captain Brian knows his stuff and is very knowledgeable about everything we saw. There were 4 of us on tour. We saw several humpback whales, rafts of sea otters, sea lions eating fish, seals, salmon jumping, and a lot of birds. We got close up to the wildlife and got some killer photos! Nice roomy boat with a bathroom, which was good for our group's needs. I liked that he didn't require a deposit and his prices included tax and etc. Everyone else wanted a deposit and had like $20 in fees added to the price on check out. Highly Recommend!!!

Date of experience: July 2018
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SitkaSoundTours, Owner at Sitka Sound Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for you kind and detailed review. Captain Brian is thrilled you enjoyed his tour! There were quite a few whales out there that day!

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Reviewed September 28, 2018

We booked this tour well in advance, a small group tour. In fact on arrival we discovered we were the only clients that day so it became a private tour and that was really nice. Captain Brian and his naturalist wife Heather were very good. We saw quite a few whales and they told us a little about them, their patterns, nicknames and habits, etc. As we are birders Brian also tried to find a few bird species for us which was very good. Also we saw sea otters, stellar sea lions . Except for the birds all species were seen at a reasonably close distance and Brian endeavoured to give us the best experience possible.We really enjoyed this trip and have some nice photos too.

Date of experience: September 2018
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SitkaSoundTours, Owner at Sitka Sound Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for your nice review! Captain Brian really enjoyed catering to your birding passion. He also takes his birding seriously! Hope to see you again if you find yourselves in Sitka.

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Reviewed September 24, 2018

Small, comfortable and intimate tour...….very passionate about Sitka and it's marine life....would recommend

Date of experience: September 2018
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SitkaSoundTours, Owner at Sitka Sound Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thank you for your nice review! Captain Brian was so glad you really enjoyed your tour. He also had a really good time. Give us a call if you visit Sitka again!

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Reviewed September 23, 2018

Enjoyed the small boat, we only had 4 passengers which was ideal. The boat does take 6, and in bad weather, that could be not so nice...but we had lovely weather and really enjoyed our time. Captain Brian is so nice and interesting to talk to.

Date of experience: September 2018
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SitkaSoundTours, Owner at Sitka Sound Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Thanks for your kind review! We are so happy you enjoyed your wildlife tour. Give us a call if you visit Sitka again!

Just a note, our boat is 27' and seats 6 passengers. We are one of the largest boats in the small boat tour fleet. We are USCG inspected annually for safety. As a very experienced, and USCG licensed Captain, Captain Brian doesn't take passengers out in dangerous weather.

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