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Sitka Sound Tours

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Sitka, AK 99835
+1 907-752-0585
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We did a 2 hour tour with Jim Seeland in mid-September with our 2 kids 10 and 13, and it was one of... read more

Reviewed 29 September 2009
disneygirl202
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Winnipeg, Canada
Absolutely - without question - choose Sitka Sound Tours!!!

Captain Jim of Sitka Sound Tours is the best!! He was very willing to work with us and customize a... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2009
raineenyte
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Jacksonville, Florida
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Sitka Sound Tours will guide you through a bevy of majestic mountains, ancient volcanoes, towering caves, and miles of ocean teaming with phenomenal wildlife, providing you with unforgettable memories of your once in a lifetime trip to Alaska. Sitka Sound Tours customizes your tour based on what you want to do and see while in Sitka. Sitka Sound Tours will take you to see migrating humpback whales, harbor seals, Steller sea lions, rafts of sea otters, lumbering brown bears, and perched bald eagles. Also be prepared to see up close Sitka’s commercial fishing activities, the culture and lifestyle of Southeast Alaska, remnants from World War II, majestic mountain vistas, hanging glaciers and ice fields, and ancient forests!
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“perfect size” (4 reviews)
“sitka sound” (18 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Sitka, AK 99835
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+1 907-752-0585
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Reviewed 29 September 2009

We did a 2 hour tour with Jim Seeland in mid-September with our 2 kids 10 and 13, and it was one of the highlights of everyone's vacation. Jim is very personable and enjoyable to spend time with and will cater the tour to whatever...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2009

Captain Jim of Sitka Sound Tours is the best!! He was very willing to work with us and customize a tour and times that fit our interest and schedule. He is a wealth of local knowledge and has the eyes of an eagle to help...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2009

We went on a tour with Jim Seeland (Sitka Sound Tours) and just loved it. Jim is very knowledgeable and took us to see whales, otters and puffins. It was amazing. He knows all the best spots and the smaller boat makes the experience more...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2009

I went on three boat tours while in Sitka and Jim Seeland's tours far exceed the others. Not only is Jim a really nice tour guide but extremely knowledgable. We saw lots of wildlife and birds in addition to a tour of the hatchery. He...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2009

We went on Jim Seeland of Sitka Sound Tours' wildlife tour in June 2009. After leaving our cruise ship, Jim called us and we very easily met up with him and his boat at the dock where the cruise boat dropped us. We went out...More

2  Thank bethOT
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Reviewed 18 November 2008

In July, Jim took us around beautiful St Lazaria Island to see the abundant puffins and other birds. We saw numerous sea otters, seals, etc. When we did not find whales at first, he spent extra time with us until we found two and watched...More

2  Thank gottatravelmore
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Reviewed 20 October 2008

When we booked our cruise we wanted to get away from the cruise ship crowds and 'do our own thing' in Sitka. We were looking for a boat tour and wanted to see the local wildlife (whales, otters, bear, eagles, etc.) With a little research...More

5  Thank jss_NY
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Carolyn W
15 April 2017|
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Response from SitkaSoundTours | Property representative |
Thanks for your question! We can only accommodate 6 passengers at a time.
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CLSchmitz
7 April 2017|
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Response from SitkaSoundTours | Property representative |
You can call us at 907-752-0585 or if there is WiFi on the ship, email us sitkasoundtours(at)gmail - trip advisor won't let me put in our email address...
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