2 Hour Duration
From pick-up to drop-off
A whale of a time!
Escape the Crowds
Only 6 guests on this tour
Stunning landscapes & marine life
Come aboard! For 2 hours of sea exploration, wildlife, and stunning landscapes on the Sitka Marine Adventure. This small-group excursion includes just 6 people & isn’t available through the cruise lines, making it one of the best things to do in Sitka Alaska to truly experience this quaint coastal town. From the comfort of the heated 26-foot Glacier Bay catamaran, keep your eyes peeled for the opportunity to see whales, sea otters, eagles, and even sea lions. Each Sitka Marine Adventure departure is customized for optimal wildlife viewing, based on your knowledgeable captain’s intel for the day. From the wildlife, to the mountain views, to the plethora of photo opportunities there’s always something stunning to gaze upon, making this one of the best things to do in Sitka Alaska for wildlife lovers & budding photographers alike! And with such a small crew on board, you’ll have ample opportunity to take it all in.
Your Sitka Marine Adventure begins right from the docks near downtown Sitka, where you will meet your guide and climb aboard your 26-foot vessel. From here, you’ll have 2 full hours of exploration with your captain, searching the seas for marine life from whales to sea lions to otters and more! Your catamaran features a heated inside to protect you from Alaska’s variable weather, but with only 6 guests, everyone still has wonderful views of what’s happening outside! Along the way, you’ll be provided with a light snack and water bottle to keep you energized throughout. As you venture through the waters of the Pearl of the Pacific, as Sitka is often coined, you’ll be entertained with knowledge and stories from your captain, learning all about the local area. In such a small group, you’ll also have plenty of chances to ask the captain questions of your own, making this one of the top things to do in Sitka Alaska to really learn about the area from a local! Grab your extra layers, cameras, & binoculars, and settle into the Sitka Marine Adventure for a whale of a good time.
Looking for more quintessential Alaskan adventures? Check out the Yukon Discovery & Doglsed in Skagway!