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Exclusive Whale Watching Cruise

Price: $165.00
Tour operates from May to September.
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Exclusive Juneau Whale Watching Tour

On this Exclusive Whale Watching Cruise, you'll enjoy more time on the water watching these majestic creatures with a total of 3 hours of water time all while being able to escape the crowds on a boat that holds a maximum of 18 passengers. This tour also includes a complimentary photo-stop at a Mendenhall Glacier scenic viewpoint, where you will have the opportunity to take in the view of a lifetime!

With this Juneau shore excursion, you'll have the opportunity to view magnificent marine mammals in the most beautiful part of the country with a professional crew, onboard a custom-built whale watching boat. Your vessel features outdoor viewing areas, heated cabin, comfortable seating, bathroom and is considered one of the safest boats in the industry.

While our guests absorb the spectacular atmosphere of whales surfacing, with the scenic background of Southeast Alaska, we will be there to assist with the interpretation with our local naturalist and also offer snacks and beverages. We are committed to making memorable experiences. We take a lot of pride in being able to cater to the smaller group sizes of 18 and under to make your Juneau whale watching tour more personable.

In addition to viewing whales on this Juneau cruise excursion, we always find a variety of other animals that can include seals, sea lions, bald eagles, porpoise, deer, and even an occasional bear. Our experienced captains know these waters well, and have had a 100% viewing success rate over the past 12 years. We guarantee that you will see at least a whale or an orca during the Alaska whale watching excursion or your money will be completely refunded. So, when you travel to Juneau, get the personalized custom tour that you deserve.

Please Note: The glacier photo-stop is weather-dependent.

Shore Excursion Size
Shore Excursion Type
Scenic, Water/Beach
Shore Excursion Duration
4 Hours
Activity Level
Shore Excursion Leaves From
Ship Pier
Food/Beverage Provided
Snack and cold beverages
Dress in layers appropriate for changing weather conditions and temperatures. The outside layer should be waterproof.
Guests must be able to navigate a ramp to the dock which may be steep depending on the tide. Guests must be able to step onto / off boat. Fold up wheelchairs can be stored with advance notice.
5 Stars5Based On 214 Reviews Review This Tour
5 StarsWhale WatchingOctober 12, 2018

Reviewer: Alesha Scherzinger
Loved the Whale watching tour, boat held about 10 to 12 people so was easy to move around so you could get a better view of the Whales. Caption was very knowledgeable and had a marine biologist on board to answer any questions.

5 StarsWhale watchOctober 04, 2018

Reviewer: Mary Kirouac
Captain was really great. Had a lot of knowledge of the whales we saw. Even recognized a couple of them . Had an issue with the boat we were on and another one was brought and transfer was made. I would recommend this trip and would take it again myself.

5 StarsWhale Watching AdventureSeptember 28, 2018

Reviewer: Kathy Horton
This was so very worth it ! This excursion was small enough for all of us to see the whales, without looking passed someone's head. There were only 8 of us on the boat, plus the guide and the captain, and we were right there, close to the water. Captain Brandon knew exactly where the whales were, Regina told us that they came to the area every year. The captain and the guide knew all about the whales, where to find them, what they ate, the migration patterns, and even named them. They both were pleasant, lovely people. The excursion was so very very wonderful and very worth going. We did see another whale watching boat come near us but there must have been a hundred people, all trying to see over the rail. We felt so lucky that we were in a smaller boat and so close to the whales. Absolutely amazing!

5 StarsLot of whales, sea lions and bald eagles!September 26, 2018

Reviewer: Kimberly Coyne
This was our favorite excursion of all them we did on our Alaska cruise! The 18 pax boat is the perfect size...not too many people and everyone had plenty of viewing space. There were areas front and aft on the boat for standing/view or you could see everything from your seat inside the vessel. There is a marine head (bathroom) onboard and light snacks and water/soda are provided. The naturalist onboard and captain were fantastic at providing information about the area and wildlife. The captain found a pod of Orca's that actually came right up to the boat and swam under us...truly amazing experience and would highly recommend for anyone in Juneau.

5 StarsFantastic experience and highly recommendSeptember 26, 2018

Reviewer: Mike Mackenzie
We had a great day whale watching and highly recommend this tour as the boat is small (18 pax) and far more intimate than some of the other excursions offered by other companies. Plenty of space for viewing as the entire boat has windows all the way around. Saw lots of whales, some sea lions and bald eagles. Great day and worth every penny to experience nature up close and personal.

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