Travel by high-speed expedition vessel served by a knowledgeable naturalist and attentive crew!
- Every voyage is unique; custom-designed by your experienced Alaskan captain and crew.
- You’ll have the opportunity to view humpback whales, orca, sea lions, porpoise, seals, eagles and more!
- Relax in the warm, comfortable, spacious main cabin, surrounded by large windows or step outside onto the outside observation deck for maximum wildlife viewing.
AvailabilitySelect dates June through September
Tour PriceAdult $89 + tax
Children (ages 3-12) $45 + tax
Group size30 min / 90 max
Participation requirementsEasy - For participants who do not use a mobility device, tour activity includes leisurely walking accumulative distance of 250-300 yards on hardened surfaces, negotiating some steps and moderately-sloped dock ramps, and standing for short periods of time.
InclusionsWater, coffee, tea and hot chocolate
Not includedMeal items. Small snacks and beverages available for purchase onboard.
What to BringWarm rainproof jacket,hat and gloves. Camera and/or video equipment. Cash or local check for onboard purchases.
CancellationCancellation Policy: A $10/person processing fee will be charged for cancellations made after the booking is confirmed. No refund will be made for cancellations made less than 24-hours prior to tour departure. If the tour is canceled by the operator for any reason, the customer will receive a full refund.
Good To KnowYou will be travelling on a 78 ft expedition vessel with a heated cabin, restroom-equipped, outside viewing decks and a galley onboard.
While operating for our 2020 season wildlife sightings are highly likely but not guaranteed.
We are now requiring face masks throughout the duration of our tours while inside of our cabin seating areas. Guests may remove masks while enjoying refreshments, or on our open observation decks practicing social distancing.
Our vessels are operating with heightened cleaning protocols in place and utilizing EPA registered, Aquaox Alaska. This product is manufactured in our Sitka shipyard and is safe for our guests and the environment. For more information: www.aquaoxalaska.com
Overview of the tour:
This sightseeing cruise features guaranteed whale watching! You’ll board a purpose built expedition vessel specially designed for wildlife viewing. Relax in the warm, comfortable, spacious main cabin, surrounded by large windows as your experienced captain guides you through the island-studded waters of Stephen’s Passage.
Against a majestic backdrop of snow-capped peaks and glaciers, the onboard naturalist will explain the behavior and habitat of wildlife you may encounter, including humpback and killer whales, Steller sea lions, Dall’s porpoise, harbor seals, bald eagles, bears and deer.
To fully enjoy the sights and sounds of a close encounter with wildlife, be sure to bring a warm, rainproof jacket to wear on the topside observation deck and don’t forget your camera!
Allen Marine is committed to the long-standing relationships we have cultivated with our cruise line partners. Booking through your cruise line’s website is the most expedient and effortless way to book a trip, and includes several built-in benefits and guarantees. Because you are booking directly through your ship, your tickets will be ready ahead of time, and often hand-delivered to your state room. You are also guaranteed to make it back to your ship before it departs – the ship will stay in port if your shore excursion runs late. If there are any changes to your ship’s schedule, your shore excursions team will ensure that we are contacted on your behalf, and any necessary changes in itinerary will be made. Finally, you will have the added bonus of a dedicated shore excursions team who will be available to help answer questions and make arrangements should your tour be cancelled or changed due to weather or other unforeseen circumstances. The value you receive by booking through your cruise line is truly outstanding.