Embark on an intimate 3-hour Wildlife Boat Tour and immerse yourself in the unique marine ecosystem of Sitka Sound. With Gallant Adventures, you'll experience a personalized journey through Alaska's oceanic wonders, perfect for both ardent wildlife enthusiasts and casual explorers.
Tailored Alaskan Wilderness:
Every tour is an original adventure, shaped by the ever-fluid Alaskan environment. The dynamic Sitka Sound is our stage, and its tides, weather, and wildlife our actors. As we navigate this majestic setting, our aim is to highlight sightings of interest and make stops to observe the splendid array of wildlife that presents itself along the way.
About the M/V Double G:
Your adventure will be hosted on our heated and enclosed welded aluminum cabin-cruiser, the M/V Double G. It’s equipped with quiet Honda 4-stroke engines and designed with panoramic windows for comprehensive 360-degree viewing, ensuring no missed opportunities. The boat's size allows us to access areas beyond the reach of larger vessels, promising up-close encounters with Sitka’s captivating wildlife.
A Wealth of Wildlife:
The diverse inhabitants of Sitka Sound are the highlight of our tour. While we don’t promise specific sightings, the potential wildlife you might see includes:
- Humpback Whales
- Sea Otters
- Harbor Seals
- Bald Eagles
- Black Oystercatchers
St. Lazaria Island:
When conditions allow and if our guests are keen, we have the option to visit the stunning St. Lazaria Island. Renowned for its teeming bird populations and dramatic landscapes, it's a marvel for birdwatchers and nature lovers alike.
Open to All:
Our tour warmly welcomes everyone, from cruise ship passengers looking for a shore excursion to independent travelers and local Alaskans. We convene at a central spot in downtown Sitka, easily accessible and fitting for all itineraries.
Private Tours and Contact:
Should you prefer a private tour or if you have any questions about our services, we are available to assist you through call, text, email, or WhatsApp.
Recognized as Sitka’s premier whale watching experience, Gallant Adventures invites you to join us for a memorable journey. Reserve your seat today and be ready to partake in the enchanting dance of Sitka Sound’s marine life.
Tour Meeting Place
All tour meet down town conveniently at the boat ramp near centennial hall and crescent harbor.