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Snorkel Alaska

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4031 S Tongass Hwy, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9624
+1 907-247-7782
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Greatest Excursion!

This was without a doubt the highlight of our Alaskan trip! What an amazing experience to snorkel... read more

Reviewed 6 October 2017
Coudersport, Pennsylvania
Alaskan Cruise Excursion

Snorkeling in Alaska isn't your typically idea of an excursion but I would highly recommend it... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2017
Hartford, SD
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Snorkel Alaska operates the Mountain Point Snorkeling Adventure in Ketchikan, Alaska. The tour is an all inclusive Shore Excursion offered by all major cruise lines visiting Alaska. Everything need to snorkel safely and comfortably is provided from state of the equipment, transportation and PADI Professional Divemasters and SCUBA Instructors in the water with you. Opened in 2001 by a former Norwegian Cruise Line Dive In Instructor, rest assured you will be provided the highest level of customer service. Why sit on a bus when you can jump in the water in Alaska!
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“wet suit” (69 reviews)
“sea urchins” (52 reviews)
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4031 S Tongass Hwy, Ketchikan, AK 99901-9624
+1 907-247-7782

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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This was without a doubt the highlight of our Alaskan trip! What an amazing experience to snorkel in Alaska. The staff utilized every minute of the transportation time from the ship to the shore to give you all the instruction that you needed to have...More

Thank TBWright235
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Snorkeling in Alaska isn't your typically idea of an excursion but I would highly recommend it!! You get to see many different things - fish, sea urchins, star fish, jelly fish, sea pickles, etc. They guides at Snorkel Alaska are very well trained and are...More

Thank RhondaGHartford_SD
Reviewed 18 September 2017

It was a glorious sunny day, and the snorkeling couldn't have been better. I snorkel in Puget Sound (near Seattle) frequently, and this tour felt like the water was warmer than at home. The tour guides (Kurt & Becka) took very good care of our...More

Thank Ken-Joan O
Reviewed 16 September 2017

Did this because my fishing trip was cancelled and very glad I did. Now , for those of you who are fair weather Caribbean snorkelers like me, be aware that there is not a vast array of flashy fish coming to greet you as you...More

Thank Weenjoyaholiday
Reviewed 12 September 2017

I was recommended this by a friend and was a little weary at first, but it was one of my favorite experiences by far. The guides were very fun and knowledgable. The water is chilly, but once your wetsuit warms up, you can hardly even...More

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 12 September 2017

Absolutely amazing! This was such an unique and special excursion. It was amazing to go snorkeling in the inside passage. The starfish and jellyfish were beautiful. The wetsuits really kept you warm. The guides were very nice and friendly. Definitely do this unique tour if...More

Thank Bitty007
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Was on Alaska cruise first week of September 2017. We always like to find a shore excursion that is not the usual run of the mill trip. And something we are familiar with. There were 11 of us from the ship on this trip. mostly...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I came through Alaska on a cruise and this by far was the most fun I had. The guides are knowledgeable and they made the experience fun and educational. Don't worry about getting cold, you warm up really quick once you start swimming.

Thank Randy N
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Our guides were very experienced and thorough with instructions about safety, wet suit donning and doffing, and telling what we were going to do. They clearly enjoyed the snorkelling as much as we did. My wife was a bit reluctant but was offered a float...More

Thank Joe V
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

This was an outstanding experience for our family of 2 teens and 2 adults. I am not physically very able but thanks to the wonderful staff I was able to fully participate. We had great fun getting into the suits and getting out of them...More

Thank Sharon T
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20 November 2017|
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Response from Fred D | Property representative |
Sorry for the delay in getting back to you! I'm traveling and for some reason did not get the email notification from Trip Advisor. Water in late May is indeed about 48 to 50 degrees. I've been out as cold as 38 degrees... More
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5 September 2017|
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Response from Shelly C | Reviewed this property |
The suit is very buoyant, but I think you definitely need to know how to swim.
Stacy G
28 May 2017|
Response from Fred D | Property representative |
Hi Stacy. Thanks for inquiring about my tour. We only cancel if it's very windy and rough seas. We would have been out of business on day if we canceled just because of rain! Ketchikan is one of the wettest inhabited... More