Join an award-winning cruise that offers the opportunity to observe sea otters, whales, sea lions, porpoises, harbor seals, brown bears and more! The tour operator guarantees you will observe sea otters, a whale or a bear. If not, you’ll receive a $100 cash refund as you disembark the tour vessel.
Season DatesMay 27 - September 2
Tour PriceAdults $129.95 (tax included)
Children $83.74 (tax included: Ages 3 to 12)
Tour Highlights• This tour guarantees you’ll view sea otters, a whale or a bear! – If not, you’ll receive a $100 cash refund as you disembark the tour vessel. Tour operator has over 45-years of experience.
• Sitka Sound is home to the greatest variety of wildlife in Southeast Alaska – sea otters, whales, sea lions, porpoises, harbor seals, brown bears, puffins, bald eagles and more!
• Multi-year winner of “Shore Excursion of the Year” in Sitka! The vessel features a warm and comfortable cabin with indoor seating, large windows, a snack bar and restrooms
Activity LevelEasy - Participants may have to walk up to 150-yards, transit a tide variable dock ramp, and negotiate 3-4 steps with non-lifting assistance only to embark the tour vessel. Once on board the vessel, little or no walking is required. This tour is wheelchair accessible - but some vessels are not accessible. Call for date-specific details
Special NotesThis tour guarantees you will view sea otters, a whale or a bear. If not, you'll receive a $100 cash refund as you disembark the vessel
InclusionsSnacks, beverages, complimentary-use binoculars, souvenir route map and field guide
What to BringRainproof jacket, camera and/or video equipment
CancellationA $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 KnowWe 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
Join a cruise that guarantees wildlife viewing and offers the opportunity to observe sea otters, whales, sea lions, porpoises, harbor seals, brown bears, blacktail deer, bald eagles and a variety of marine birds. An onboard naturalist will explain the workings of this remarkable ecosystem. You’ll also learn about the sea otters’ recovery, following their near-extinction at the hands of Russian fur hunters in the early 1800s.
Your waterjet-driven tour vessel has been designed to navigate Southeast Alaska’s narrow island passages, allowing for wildlife viewing at close range. The vessel features a warm cabin with comfortable seating, large windows, galley and restrooms. There is an expansive topside observation deck for unparalleled photo opportunities and to fully experience your quest with all your senses.
This tour guarantees you will view sea otters, a whale or a bear. If not, you’ll receive a $100 cash refund as you disembark the vessel. You will have a generous amount of free time to explore beautiful Sitka on your own, before or after the cruise.
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.