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Kodiak Island Van Tours

Kodiak, Kodiak Island, AK 99615
+1 907-631-2571
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More than just a Tour!

Janet took us into her world of wonder diligently combing the island for wildlife. Janet is a kind... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Robocup
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Pompano Beach, Florida
Janet is a great tour guide!

Our family had an amazing time touring the island with Janet! She showed us some of her secret... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
candelmore
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Kodiak, Alaska
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Our "Safari" is a 6 hour drive where it's possible to see Kodiak Wildlife in their natural habitat; Brown Bear, Sitka Deer, Red Fox, Nesting Bald Eagle, Buffalo, Whale, Sea Otter, many species of Bird, and the many type of Salmon that arrive throughout our summer here on Kodiak Island. Our "Safari" is approximately 50 miles round trip. Beach walks, and photo stops are along the way as we travel. Enjoy a wonderful lunch while watching the "breathtaking" views. We are first aid and CPR certified, and offer the visitor the option of a morning or evening tour. Learn about Tsunamis, and historical facts as we also view wildlife. "Life is an adventure, why not start here, with Kodiak Island Van Tours."
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“day tour” (6 reviews)
“bald eagles” (10 reviews)
“kodiak island” (32 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 21:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Kodiak, Kodiak Island, AK 99615
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+1 907-631-2571
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Janet took us into her world of wonder diligently combing the island for wildlife. Janet is a kind and passionate woman whose love for the island and its wildlife is palpable. She fed our minds and our bellies with a hearty and delicious lunch while...More

Thank Robocup
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family had an amazing time touring the island with Janet! She showed us some of her secret spots and we saw a lot of eagles, including babies in the nest! Our granddaughters loved it! Thanks for a great tour, Janet!

Thank candelmore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great experience! Janet picked us up at our BnB off Spruce Cape and drove us in her Explorer (aptly named) all around the island to find all kinds of birds and sea life (otters, eagles, sea lions, oyster catchers, king fishers) along with...More

Thank LettyJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Janet's the best!!!! She met us at our cruise ship ready to take us out on our tour. The fog was heavy and she was very honest with us and told us she would take us but we wouldn't be able to see anything because...More

1  Thank janpJ415JE
Reviewed 18 June 2017

We had a great day with Janet as our guide! She is very knowledgeable and passionate, as well as, a lot of fun - it was such an awesome day! We would highly recommend this tour! We saw a Kodiak bear with cubs, right where...More

Thank mdmartin2017
Reviewed 12 June 2017

First of all we do not like doing a survey to report something negative but felt this one was necessary. We were so looking forward to this tour. Maybe expectations too high. We knew in late May was a little early for bears but when...More

1  Thank CJ C
kodiakgurl, Owner at Kodiak Island Van Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 June 2017

We want to thank this reviewer for bringing this information to our attention. We here at Kodiak Island Van Tours strive hard to keep our clients safe, and wildlife safe while conducting our tours on Kodiak Island. May is a difficult time for viewing wildlife...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

This bear may be scary but, it loves its cubs.This bear will do anything that messes with its cubs.This bear is beautiful. If it is possible for you to go to Kodiak Island you really should should go. Most bears are scary for people with...More

Thank Kayla P
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Being late October, we had little expectations on this side trip before heading to Fairbanks to witness the northern lights. When we first contacted Janet she was very honest with us and let us know that being late Oct, our chances at spotting bears would...More

2  Thank incorrigiblecreature
Reviewed 15 October 2016

This is a fabulous tour and we had an amazing time. I was so excited when Janet found a spot where a Kodiak mum and her two cubs were, a real highlight of our holiday in Alaska. Janet is very friendly and incredibly knowledgeable about...More

Thank Pandarsh
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Janet picked us up at our hotel right on time. We were on the hunt for Kodiak bear in no time. While searching, on a lake shore we saw numerous Bald Eagles and salmon jumping out of the water. Janet's enthusiasm for fauna and flora...More

Thank Jane B
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Jaime R
15 May 2017|
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Response from kodiakgurl | Property representative |
Jaime Yes, we see wildlife in July. Good time to see Kodiak. Thanks for your inquiry. Kodiak Island Van Tours Staff
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Lynn1962090
29 April 2017|
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Response from kodiakgurl | Property representative |
Sorry we are booked for cruise ship passengers on August 9th. We thank you for your inquiry, and hope you enjoy your day in Kodiak. Kodiak Island Van Tour Staff
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mkilcoyne
5 March 2017|
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Response from kodiakgurl | Property representative |
Hi This is Kodiak Island Van Tours. We only have 3 seats left on May 31, 2017, for cruise ship passengers. You may call us if you need more information. Our number is 907-631-2571. Thank you
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