Sea Otter and Wildlife Quest
Embark on a wildlife cruise to discover the breathtaking and rugged beauty of Sitka Sound.
This is a great chance to spot the wildlife of Southeast Alaska, including whales and sea otters.
Admire the stunning beauty of Sitka Sound and its coastal environment.
Enjoy the vessel’s facilities, including the comfortable cabin, snack bar, and observation deck.
Learn about Sitka Sound’s fascinating ecosystem from your onboard naturalist guide.
Available all year
Level 3: Active - good mobility needed
We recommend wearing warm and waterproof layers and bringing binoculars. Restrooms are available on board.
Set out into Sitka Sound on an Alaskan-built tour boat for a day of exploration. This vessel has been specially designed to navigate Southeast Alaska’s narrow island passages and bays, allowing for spectacular maneuverability while watching for wildlife. As you listen to the onboard guide’s narration, keep an eye out for marine mammals, as well as black-tailed deer and bald eagles.
Remarks/requirements: We recommend wearing warm and waterproof layers and bringing binoculars. Restrooms are available on board.