Marine Expedition & Wildlife Quest

Marine Expedition & Wildlife Quest

2.25 hours | Sitka | S I T - 6 4 5
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$ 169.95
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Min. age: 8 years | Min. height: 48 inches (See special notes)

Description

Moderate activity

Be sure to read the Special Notes further down this page for important requirements and restriction.

Embark on a serene two-hour marine expedition through calm waters aboard an open-air inflatable vessel. Designed for agility, this nimble boat enables the navigation of shallow waters and can explore areas beyond the reach of larger vessels. Set off in search of delightful sea otters, charming creatures renowned for their playful demeanor, back floats, and skillfully cracking open shellfish with rocks. As you cruise, be on the lookout for the majestic humpback whales, bears, eagles and sea lions that grace the vast expanse. Delve into hidden areas and witness wildlife in their undisturbed natural habitats, preserving the delicate ecosystems that surround. Throughout this immersive experience, naturalist guides will share the history of the area and the wonders of wildlife behavior, ecology and conservation efforts. Gain insights into the interconnectedness of marine and terrestrial ecosystems within this pristine Alaska environment and capture wonderful photos. Return to port.

Special Notes:

Minimum age is 8 years and minimum height is 4'. Rain gear is provided, but guests should still dress in warm layers (synthetic materials and wools are best). Closed-toe shoes are required. Sturdy, water-repellent footgear is recommended. This tour is not appropriate for individuals who have difficulty walking or back problems. Participants must be in good health and able to walk over wet, uneven terrain. Restrooms are available before and after board the vessel, but not during tour. Wildlife sightings are likely but not guaranteed.

Details

Tour timeline may vary to avoid overcrowding, etc.

Get outfitted in provided gear

Time at site: 00:15

Marine and wildlife expedition

Transport type: Motorized Vessel
Transport Capacity: 15
Travel time: 02:00
Restroom available: No