5 Hours Duration
Or longer if you want more!
Comb Sitka’s Beaches
An up-close nature adventure
A Wildlife Adventure
Marine life, coastal critters, and more
Of Sitka’s surrounding landscapes
Wondering what to do in Sitka Alaska for a truly comprehensive outdoor experience? Look no further! The Private Wildlife Photo Safari, Beachcombing, and More takes you all around the beautiful coastlines of this quaint Alaskan town. Along the way, you’ll explore the flora, fauna, and geographic features that make this town stand out. Climbing aboard the vessel Peregrine, you’ll have the opportunity to first explore the waters of Sitka Sound. This pristine area is framed on either side by Baranof Island & the solitary Mount Edgecumbe. As you cruise the waters, keep your eye out for marine life, including whales, otters, sea lions, and more. You’ll glide over kelp forests and circumnavigate St Lazaria National Wildlife Refuge, an ideal spot for bird watching. Finally, you’ll disembark on a private island for beachcombing, tide pool exploration, or even quiet contemplation as you take in the surrounding natural wonders.
Beginning with convenient pick-up near downtown Sitka, your Private Wildlife Photo Safari, Beachcombing, and More has you heading straight to your 30-foot vessel to begin your crew. This roomy watercraft can hold up to 6 guests & your 2-person crew. It features a heated cabin with windows all-around for unobstructed views. You’ll want to be sure to dress warmly, with sturdy footgear for the beach landings. And don’t forget to bring along your cameras to capture all the beauty around you!
Special notes regarding this tour: with advanced notice & an added fee, we can plan a relaxing hot spring soak, scenic picnic with a fire, or kayak expedition for your time in Sitka! Additionally, we recommend a time of 5 hours, but this tour can be customized from 4-8 hours, depending on your time in port. For time changes or available add-ons, simply leave a note on your inquiry or call our reservations agents directly to let them know of any customizations you would like, so we can be ready for you on the day of your tour. With all the best beach options, the Private Wildlife Photo Safari, Beachcombing, and More is what to do in Sitka Alaska if you are looking for a truly remote, beautiful nature exploration!
For another exclusive exploration in the Inside Passage, you might consider the Private Mendenhall Glacier Trek.