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Alaska Galore Tours

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8513 Mendenhall Loop Rd, Juneau, AK 99801-9230
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US$232.60*
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Juneau Shore Excursion: Private Fishing Trip
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Alaska Galore Tours is a locally owned and operated tour business based in Juneau. Owners, Louis Juergens and Jamie Letterman, have over 17 years of combined experience in the tourism industry. We have experience and expertise in all aspects of fishing and whale watching for groups, families, individuals, and corporate needs.
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Hours Today: 8:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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8513 Mendenhall Loop Rd, Juneau, AK 99801-9230
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a beautiful sunny afternoon for our very successful whale watching excursion. Tour included pier pickup and return to our cruise ship. We went out on an 18 passenger boat (which would have been comfortable in rain or sun) with Captain Ray and naturalist...More

Thank Hoodpoint
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Whale watching with humor and great information. These two were so amazing. Gabe is a hoot....very gregarious, full of great information, and an excellent skipper. I absolutely LOVED Drew, he's a complete sweetheart, but with the most amazing information and knowledge....what a gem. Take this...More

Thank Jacqueline C
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We came to Alaska on a cruise, and decided to take a whale watching trip in Juneau. After some research we choose Alaska Galore, and we made the right choice! They were prompt in picking us up at the cruise dock, and we got some...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Alaska Galore provided transportation to the dock, and gave an interesting talk on the way. At one point, we saw dozens of eagles sitting in a field, an unbelievable sight. There was a short walk to the dock, and we were off to find whales....More

Thank Osofish2
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Reviewed 1 February 2018

I took a whale watching tour and a fishing charter with Alaska Galore Tours. Fun people to spend the day with and anxious to show you the whales and help you hook fish. On the whale watching trip we saw Humpbacks and Orca whales. On...More

Thank TakeTheHighRoad
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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We visited Juneau in July of 2015 and Hired Alaska Galore for whale watching tour. We had 10 people on our smaller, very fast boat. We had a captain and a guide who were both very knowledgeable. The guide was a marine biology student in...More

Thank Tony G
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

We were very pleased with our Whale Watching experience with Alaska Galore Tours. Although, our booking was handled through our cruise ship, this company was professional from the moment they met us at the dock. Captain Brent and Gabby made the experience enjoyable and both...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2017

I chartered this fishing tour with 2 of my son in laws and 2 of my grandsons. They picked us up at the hotel on time in a nice bus. We met Capt. Dave and 1st mate Blaine. They we as personable and nice as...More

4  Thank Neal C
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Reviewed 20 September 2017

Unlucky I guess but only saw a few humpbacks that were not very active (plus seals). Plus point was that the boat was fully covered so that everyone else, except numpty here trying to take photographs, was able to shelter out of the wind and...More

Thank Steve G
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

These guys know what they are doing. We saw an eagle, we saw a pod of Orcas (apparently a rare sighting), and about 7 humpbacks, one which came right up to the boat and gave us a show! Loved that the boat was very small...More

Thank Luanne S
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judy m
17 April 2016|
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Response from alaskagaloretours | Property representative |
Our whale watch excursions are 2.5 hours on the water. Add an hour for transport from your cruise ship or local lodging. Total cost per person is $151.20 (tour, city tax, fee). Our captains & naturalists will take you out... More
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