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Alaska Galore Tours

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8513 Mendenhall Loop Rd, Juneau, AK 99801-9230
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Juneau Shore Excursion: Private Fishing Trip
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Alaska Galore Tours is a locally owned and operated tour business based in Juneau. Owners, Louis Juergens and Jamie Letterman, have over 17 years of combined experience in the tourism industry. We have experience and expertise in all aspects of fishing and whale watching for groups, families, individuals, and corporate needs.
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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8513 Mendenhall Loop Rd, Juneau, AK 99801-9230
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"auke bay"
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"cruise ship"
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"would highly recommend this tour"
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

I took a whale watching tour and a fishing charter with Alaska Galore Tours. Fun people to spend the day with and anxious to show you the whales and help you hook fish. On the whale watching trip we saw Humpbacks and Orca whales. On...More

Thank TakeTheHighRoad
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We visited Juneau in July of 2015 and Hired Alaska Galore for whale watching tour. We had 10 people on our smaller, very fast boat. We had a captain and a guide who were both very knowledgeable. The guide was a marine biology student in...More

Thank Tony G
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were very pleased with our Whale Watching experience with Alaska Galore Tours. Although, our booking was handled through our cruise ship, this company was professional from the moment they met us at the dock. Captain Brent and Gabby made the experience enjoyable and both...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

I chartered this fishing tour with 2 of my son in laws and 2 of my grandsons. They picked us up at the hotel on time in a nice bus. We met Capt. Dave and 1st mate Blaine. They we as personable and nice as...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Unlucky I guess but only saw a few humpbacks that were not very active (plus seals). Plus point was that the boat was fully covered so that everyone else, except numpty here trying to take photographs, was able to shelter out of the wind and...More

Thank Steve G
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

These guys know what they are doing. We saw an eagle, we saw a pod of Orcas (apparently a rare sighting), and about 7 humpbacks, one which came right up to the boat and gave us a show! Loved that the boat was very small...More

Thank Luanne S
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Our wonderful Captain Dave made our trip totally amazing. He was able to get us to the perfect place to see the wonderful show of breaching and playing of the wonderful whales. We have been to Alaska many times and this was the best. Us...More

1  Thank JoAnn L
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

My daughter and I took this excursion and it did not disappoint. I highly recommend this excursion. We had Captain Brent, Anton, and Juliana on board this small craft to give us insight on everything. And yes we saw whales and plenty of them. I...More

Thank travelgal323
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

OK, maybe our August 29 excursion with Captain Gary and First Mate "Texas Dave" is tied for "1st" with the glacier landing out of Talkeetna, but safe to say we had a wonderful trip. First the sea lions, then dozens of humpbacks spouting in the...More

Thank ChainsawJim
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Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Anise was our captain for our 4-person private whale watch. He was amazing! We saw dozens of whales, sea lions, and eagles! The best part of this trip was not having to navigate crowds for the best view! I loved the privacy and ease of...More

Thank SWallace12
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judy m
17 April 2016|
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Response from alaskagaloretours | Property representative |
Our whale watch excursions are 2.5 hours on the water. Add an hour for transport from your cruise ship or local lodging. Total cost per person is $151.20 (tour, city tax, fee). Our captains & naturalists will take you out... More
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