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Sitka Wildlife Tours: Tours & Tickets

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Let our 18 years of land and marine tour experience enhance your stop in Sitka, Alaska, one of Alaska's most historic and beautiful cities. On your Sitka land tour you'll ride in new model Nissan N.V vans in a small group setting with our real...more
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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330 Harbor Dr, Located Right In Front Of The Building, Sitka, AK 99835-7553
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Our independent tour operator brought us here While we thought the entrance was included in the price of the tour it wasn’t. That said we were still able to see the eagle and sev3ral other birds of prey for free. I was particularly impressed that...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Forest W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pleasant resident driver. Six people were booked, but only four (my crew) made it, so there was plenty of room in the transport. The Raptor Center was great, although, had we made it 45 minutes later, we'd have seen witnessed a speaker...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Bill W
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your review. Yes sometimes we get more than we planned for at the bear fortress such as "mating season" and as you saw when new cubs arrive, they have to be dewormed. I''m glad you had fun, please come again sometime.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wonderful personal tour with Checkerd cab guide. No rushing on someone else's schedule. We toured the raptor center and Bear Fortress facilities. Guide entered with us and gave lengthy explanations on operations and individual animals present in facility. Back ground inf on Sitka and Alaska...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Karen S
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great review for Checkered Taxi maybe put it on his site?

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Sitka on our Alaskan cruise and the weather was very wet and windy when we docked. Our guide, Becky, did an excellent job showing us the area and had great stories and information to share. The highlight was the Fortress of the Bears...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank mlclark49
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so happy you enjoyed your tour with Becky! Thank you so much for the awesome review! Yes even in the rain Sitka is beautiful to come and visit. Our summer was beautiful with LOTS of sunny days which we really enjoyed but that...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a blast!! Sunny was out boat captain, he was friendly, professional and a fountain of information!! Our boat, The Orca, held six passengers in a covered cabin but we could move aft during the trip. Weather can be variable during the trip but...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank 324sergiov
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the review on our captain,Sonny! He is pretty amazing and we feel blessed he has been working with us for 3 years now.He knows the Alaska waters well! Thank you for letting us be part of your Alaska Cruise! We...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met our guide and fellow visitors outside the easily found Harrigan Centennial Hall. There were only 6 of us which meant it was easy to ask questions and hear all the answers. Our guide made the tour interesting throughout and she also made it personal...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank MargaretD999
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for your comments! Becky loves sharing her world with our many cruise visitors. Please come back someday!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Sonny knew just where to go to show us eagles, otters, and lots and lots of whales. He also knows the history of the area well. It was a fun and interesting tour with many amazing photo opportunities. Loved every minute! Thank you Sitka...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank karenlee1219
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a ego trip for the guide who spent the majority of our time driving around Sitka to all the places where SHE had some connection, ie, the area where she learned to drive! By the time we actually got to the Bear Sanctuary,...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Jane for your input. We do remember you well. We are really sorry you didn't enjoy your tour like the rest of your group did. We learned about you when we met your tour to find the umbrella you left behind. Once or...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very positive experience with local tour group. Vans were nice and clean, guide was friendly and knowledgeable, and tour sites were well chosen. Liked the TOTEM park and visitor center a lot and also the fortress of the bears. I got lots of bear photos....More

Thank Cindy L
Rhonda C, Owner at Sitka Wildlife Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you Cindy for your great review! We loved sharing our amazing city with you! Please come again some time!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ali really knew her stuff. She was very aware of our safety as we toured the area. She was full of local knowledge which made the excursion that much better. She took a picture of us and emailed it to us. The picture she took...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Kathy K
3 September 2016|
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Response from Rhonda C | Property representative |
We do book out of the Harrigan Centennial Hall BUT Captain Rich is NOT our captain Sonny Cropley is. Why do you ask?
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AlaskanLisa
6 November 2015|
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Response from Rhonda C | Property representative |
Thank you so much we sure enjoy hearing from our clients in the pass to hear what we are doing right and even wrong. Our whole team love working with the visitors and sharing our beautiful home !
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fishingrandma
29 June 2015|
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Response from Rhonda C | Property representative |
Sitka Scenic Tour (land) is $65.00 per person plus 6% tax Sitka Marine Adventure (wildlife viewing) is $135.00 per person plus 6% tax
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