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Gallant Adventures

#2 of 31 Tours in Sitka
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Address: Sitka, AK 99835
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+1 907-738-2855
00:00 - 23:59
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Intimately observe and learn about whales, sea otters, brown bears, Stellar...

Intimately observe and learn about whales, sea otters, brown bears, Stellar sea lions, puffins and bald eagles while on a personable marine wildlife boat tour with a 100 ton Master captain, Alaskan field geologist and mountain climber as your guide. There is truly no better way to experience the Real Sitka!

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Paul is AMAZING!

We had the pleasure of being the first cruise ship of the season and Paul's first tour of the season. I booked the other stops of the Cruise through Holland America, the stop in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John K
Lake Mary, Florida
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Lake Mary, Florida
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the pleasure of being the first cruise ship of the season and Paul's first tour of the season. I booked the other stops of the Cruise through Holland America, the stop in Sitka i booked directly with Paul. I found him doing some internet searching. I called and he was so energetic and excited on the phone i... More 

1 Thank John K
New York City, New York
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Paul is excellent. We were able to see everything that Alaska has to offer. He personally made sure the tour was amazing; going out of his way to ensure we experienced the beauty of Alaska. Recommend this tour above any others in Alaska! A must for sure.

3 Thank amanda9444
Superior, Colorado
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 November 2016

This wildlife tour was the highlight of our Alaskan cruise. I highly recommend booking with Captain Paul Davis at Gallant Adventures! We saw whales, sea lions, otters, jelly fish and more. Paul is the best! Thank you for everything. He is great at communication prior to the excursion and on time.

2 Thank Nicosia H
Flanders, Belgium
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30 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Captain Paul Davis was fantastic. Paul provided us with a lot of info and that was way before our trip. This experience was beyond what we expected.

5 Thank JK300
Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

What fun! We booked the trip very early because we wanted to see puffins. Captain Paul would touch base during the winter, letting us know what to expect. He was right there to meet my sister and I at the dock and we were off in his boat! First we saw eagles...huge eagles! Then we quietly approached a beach where... More 

3 Thank CaseyKrem
Fort Walton Beach, Florida
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118 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We booked our trip with Paul almost a year ago, and Paul kept in touch the entire time leading up to our trip. He met us at the shuttle right where he said he would and led us down to the boat we would be touring on. It was me & my friend and one other couple that we made... More 

2 Thank Pnerissa
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Paul was fantastic in his detailed responses to our initial inquiries, and the confidence this gave us was validated during the incredible 2.5 hours we spent with him. Travelling with me were my husband and our 2 children (3 & 6), plus an older couple, who also seemed to enjoy the tour very much. Paul's expert knowledge of hotspots for... More 

Thank Vange L
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48 reviews
16 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

We found this company on TripAdvisor and thought it sounded great so we booked it (we were on a Holland-America cruise). It was fantastic! Paul was great to work with---kept in contact with us to make sure everything was still on and where to meet him. There were 3 couples plus Paul on the boat. The weather was not great---drizzling... More 

1 Thank Terri B
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

I booked this tour based on reviews. From the initial contact regarding the tour I was impressed with Paul's level of information and professional service. We were on a cruise and while the cruise tours were very good it was really great to go on a small tour. Paul was very knowledgeable and provided lots of information about the area... More 

2 Thank brookesAustralia
St. Augustine
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182 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I dreaded writing this review because there is no way to find the words to explain how amazing it was. Unfortunately, due to family health issues it has taken me a couple of months to write this. I found Paul Davis and Gallant Adventures right here on Trip Advisor. It might very well be my best find ever! Our day... More 

2 Thank Jillbus
gallantadventures, Owner at Gallant Adventures, responded to this review

Jill & Michelle, It's so good to hear from you and, wow, thanks for such a thoughtful review. I'm sorry to hear you had some family health issues and I hope that is now all squared away and ok. It was so nice meeting the 2 of you on your honeymoon and I still remember our trip and both of... More 

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