A Whale’s Song Expeditions

P.O. Box 6535, Sitka, AK 99835

Ever wanted to witness one of nature’s great events?  Want to watch Humpback Whales and hear them communicating with each other?  Do you think Puffins and Otters are adorable?  Look no further, we got the tours for you.  Get courtside seats while whale’s supply the play by play announcing as you eavesdrop on their communication with our amplified hydrophone.  Our whale & wildlife tours are naturalist led and designed to enhance your awareness of whales, marine wildlife and their habitat.  Is nature photography your passion?  Join one of our customized photography tours where our photo experts help you capture inspiring and frame worthy images.  Imagine the Alp-like peaks of the Tongass National Forest and the crimson streaked Mt. Edgecumbe volcano as the background, while you photo iconic Alaskan wildlife.  Attain tack-sharp images with the right composition that communicates the story of that moment in time.  Savor the solitude and the most plentiful wildlife that Sitkans treasure.

Alaska Coastal Expeditions

PO Box 481, Sitka, AK 99835

Alaska Coastal Expeditions will take you to the protected waters surrounding Sitka offering an enormous amount of opportunity for groups or individuals seeking an exclusive, tailor-made Southeast Alaskan adventure. While most choose to incorporate fishing into their day on the water, many opting for sightseeing also, the point we stress to our guests is this: it’s your family, it’s your day, and it’s your story to tell. Whether you’d like to explore a remote beach or enjoy a personalized sightseeing trip to the local hot springs, we enjoy raising your expectations as we plan your Alaskan adventure with you.

Alaska Wild Coast

PO Box 2001, Sitka, AK 99835

Wilderness adventures, photo-safaris and marine transport aboard the m/v Peregrine, led by one of the most experienced captains in Alaska.
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Alaska Wildlife Tours & Water Taxi

306 Islander Drive, Sitka, AK 99835

Enjoy the scenic wonders of Sitka Sound aboard our Coast Guard five-star safety rated, 31-foot vessel with fully enclosed head, heated cabin, and a rain cover on deck. Choose your route as you search for whales, sea otters, sea lions, and more.  Bird watchers love seeing the thousands of nesting marine birds and eagles that call Sitka Sound their home. We also offer fishing charters and transportation for wildlife photographers, kayakers, campers and back country hikers.

Allen Marine Tours’ Sea Otter and Whale Quest

PO Box 1049, Sitka, AK 99835

You’ll have the opportunity to observe some of our most famous residents – sea otter, humpback whales, eagles, brown bears, puffins – all in their natural environment. Enjoy a fully enclosed catamaran with wrap-around windows, observation decks, a full restroom, mini-galley, tour-use binoculars, onboard naturalist, and complimentary beverages. Regularly scheduled departures Sat. 9am-12pm, Wed. 5:30pm-8:30pm, every other Sunday 1:30pm-4:30pm; reservations encouraged but not required.  Pricing and reservations available thru website below.  Please call or email for weekday daytime departures and reservations. Season runs May through September.

Big Blue Charters

PO Box 2956, Sitka, AK 99835

April 15 – September 15. Sitka fishing is legendary! We’re Big Blue Charters. We live and work in this great fishing vacation spot. Does Sitka have big Alaska salmon and monster Alaska halibut? Absolutely. Call us for your world-class fishing, whale watching, or transportation needs. Great 4, 5, 6-day fishing and accommodation packages. Heated cabins, rain gear, and latest tackle provided. Handicap accessible.

Coastal Tours Sitka

We specialize in small group excursions that let you explore the outer coast and Baranof Island like a local. Geared toward couples, small families and those wanting a more intimate experience, CTS offers the best platform for wildlife viewing, photography and coastal tours of the Sitka area for those looking for a unique adventure with local knowledge.

Compass Rose Charters

110 Finn Alley, Sitka, AK 99835

Compass Rose Charters is a family owned and operated saltwater charter fishing business located in Sitka, Alaska.  Join us for world-class saltwater fishing for salmon, halibut, lingcod, and rockfish. Our boats are perfect for small group tours to search for whales, seals, sea lions, beachcombing, and shrimping and crabbing. We also offer water taxi service for local drop offs or to remote locations.

Cpt. Gary’s Sitka Adventures

108A Shuler Dr., Sitka, AK 99835

We’re a family run, local tour company offering whale watching, marine wildlife and land tours in Sitka, Alaska. Showing you the best of Sitka by land + sea is our specialty. Adding the ‘epic adventure’ to your Alaska vacation is our mission.

Gallant Adventures

330 Harbor Dr,, Sitka, AK 99835

Explore the maze of islands deep in Sitka Sound while on an exciting wildlife boat tour with Gallant Adventures. There is truly no better way to experience the real Alaska!

Jamestown Bay B & B, Water Taxi & Fishing Charters

117 Jamestown Dr., Sitka, AK 99835

Jamestown Bay Bed & Breakfast offers a spectacular view of Jamestown Bay and mountains! Our spacious suite includes:  kitchenette, fridge, microwave, coffee machine, phone, along with private entrance and bath.  Additional bedroom available with suite rental. Hearty continental breakfast at your leisure. An outdoor spa available.

For even more adventure, explore the waters of Southeast Alaska with our deep seafishing package or use our water taxi to explore the area.

Outer Coast Charters

PO Box 6351 Sitka, AK 99835

Outer Coast Charters provides private and small group scenic and wildlife boat tours, water-taxi services, and opportunities for saltwater or freshwater fishing adventures on a Stabicraft 2500XL Ultrabcab safety boat.

Sailing Alaska Limited

All in ONE private custom excursions. Includes accommodations aboard our comfortable 46′ sailboat, 3 meals/day, wildlife, whale & bear watching, naturalist/guide, breathtaking fjords, glaciers, hike, kayak and more.

In a changing world, we provide a safe, truly off-the-beaten-track opportunity to escape the crowds relax in nature’s beauty and control your own vacation environment. Private, flexible itineraries in remote Alaska’s unspoiled ancient wilderness ensure that you won’t be traveling shoulder to shoulder with strangers on cookie-cutter trips.

SeaMarine LLC

475 Katlian St., Sitka, AK 99835

Join Captain Patrick, a lifelong resident of Southeast Alaska for a personalized marine wildlife experience. He has been safely navigating the coastal waterways and shorelines of Sitka Sound and Baranof Island for 25 years. Aboard our 30′ aluminum vessel with fully enclosed cabin and a large fore deck for taking pictures, you will have the opportunity to view whales, sea otters, sea lions, eagles, and the many other species of birds that can be found on St. Lazaria island, a national wildlife bird sanctuary, housing hundreds of birds nestled on the island all in their natural environment.  Book direct now!

Sitka Fishing Excursions

Join a locally owned, premier, charter fishing company in Sitka for a fun day on the water fishing for Salmon and Halibut. You’ll fish in comfort aboard F/V BlackJack, our custom built 29′ North River with a spacious heated cabin, comfortable seating for 6, a stand up private head, extended fishing deck, multiple in-deck fish boxes, and all top of the line equipment and gear. We are a family owned and operated company that lives in beautiful Sitka Alaska year-round. We have a passion for fishing and exploring Southeast Alaska and truly enjoy sharing it with our guests. We offer single and multi day trips and can help set up your lodging while visiting Sitka.  We also offer private wildlife viewing charters, custom charters, and water taxi services. Call or email us today to book your charter!

Sitka Sound Ocean Adventures

Blue Bus in Harrigan Centennial Hall Parking Lot, Sitka, AK 99835

Sitka Sound is one of the most dynamic coastal wilderness environments on Earth, and home to an amazing variety and abundance of wildlife.  Set out on a hand-crafted adventure aboard your own private expedition boat led by one of the most knowledgeable captains in SE Alaska.  There is no better way to explore this incredibly beautiful, wild place.

Sitka Sound Tours

Sitka Sound Tours will guide you through a bevy of majestic mountains, ancient volcanoes, towering caves, and miles of ocean teaming with migrating humpback whales, breeding colonies of tufted puffins, harbor seals, Steller sea lions, rafts of sea otters, lumbering brown bears, and perched bald eagles. Also be prepared to see up close Sitka’s commercial fishing activities, the culture, and lifestyle of Southeast Alaska, remnants from World War II, and ancient forests! Providing you with unforgettable memories of your once in a lifetime trip to Alaska, Sitka Sound Tours customizes your tour based on what you want to see while in Sitka. Guided by a local biologist and commercial fisherman, all from a heated boat with large windows & restroom.

Sitka Wildlife Tours

330 Harbor Dr., Sitka, AK 99835

Our “Sitka Marine Adventure” starts in a 26’ Glacier Bay catamaran perfectly suited for Alaska waters! Our heated cabin and large viewing windows add to your comfort with an open deck perfect for taking photos. Our two-hour tour can take a maximum of 6 guests at a time to some of the most breathtaking scenery and wildlife habitat in the world. Humpback whales, sea otters, sea lions, and bald eagles are just a few of the wildlife species we encounter. Recommended by Tripadvisor, the worlds largest travel site! Check out our ratings and book your small group adventure today!

Sitka Zodiac Adventures

330 Harbor Dr., Sitka, AK

Sitka Zodiac Adventures puts you in the driver’s seat.  Step out of the crowd and into the shoes of a Southeast Alaskan, captaining your own boat through Sitka Sound!  Follow our local guides on this boat tour as they lead you along the beautiful and rugged Alaska coastline and into pristine bays.  Learn about the people and the wildlife that call this Last Frontier home.  Cruise alongside commercial fishing vessels bringing in their catch.  See where William H. Seward purchased Alaska from Russia in 1867 and be immersed in the history and culture of Sitka, Alaska’s hidden gem.

Although not sold as a wildlife tour, animal sightings can include:  seals, sea otters, sea lions, humpback whales, orcas, eagles, various seabirds or even brown bear.  Get away from the buses and crowds to enjoy this intimate excursion with your favorite travel companions!  Tours depart twice daily.

Twin Islands Retreat

PO Box 1034, Sitka, AK 99835

A boutique lodge on a private island just 10 minutes by boat from downtown Sitka. Four cozy guest rooms that sleep 8 comfortably with private baths and stunning views. A gym and media room separate from the main house to enjoy a workout or a movie with  popcorn. Let us customize your experience with fishing local waters, kayaking, paddle boarding, or enjoying the local color of downtown Sitka. We also offer wine cruises around the islands in our electric boat. Twin Islands has a little something for everyone and after a day of fishing we will filet your catch, vacuum seal and freeze, ready for your plane ride home. We look forward to spoiling you with scrumptious food and wine. While relaxing on the island, enjoy the sauna, jacuzzi, or the beautiful view off the main deck. We are your transportation to and from the airport and look forward to planning your stay here at Twin Islands Sitka.  Call us for rates and specials.