Sea Kayaking Tours to the World’s Premier Whale Watching Waters
Sea Quest Kayak Expeditions – specializing in sea kayaking trips, kayak tours, and adventure vacations to the most important wildlife and whale-watching waters of the world for 30+ years.
Why Choose Sea Quest Kayak?
Sea Quest has been operating whale-watching sea kayak tours for 30+ years and our founders share a combined 60+ years of professional kayaking trip experience. We have the most modern and newest fleet of sea kayaks in the San Juan Islands. Our safety record is unequaled thanks to our commitment for intensive guide training. So join us for your next kayak vacation and experience the thrills and tranquility of sea kayaking with whales and marine wildlife.
Our kayaking routes traverse the premiere whale-watching waters in the proper seasons: orca whales in the San Juan Islands of Washington, humpback whales in the Inside Passage of southeast Alaska, and both gray whales and blue whales along the Baja California coast of Mexico. Sea Quest offers you the very best opportunity to see and learn about whales and other marine wildlife from the perspective of a sea kayak.
Join us for a kayak adventure that offers the full range from energized fun to calm serenity. Our guides skillfully hand-craft every Sea Quest Kayak Expedition into a custom learning experience – one that will surely enhance your appreciation of our natural environment. Our kayak tours are mainly led by actual biologists and environmental scientists who double as highly-trained outdoor educators and sea kayak guides. This level of excellence distinguishes us from other outfitters and transforms your experience into an adventure in learning.
A great leader is the key to your kayak tour’s success. Sea Quest guides are chosen not only for their extensive experience in outdoor education, but also for their wide-ranging knowledge of natural history. Our friendly crew of sea kayak guides loves kayaking, coastlines and the animals who live there. This pursuit has led us to explore the wildest places from Alaska to Baja and beyond in our sea kayaks. Our greatest satisfaction comes from introducing other people to our favorite places and natural environments. We have committed our lives to providing educational and recreational experiences to anyone who will join us in the adventure. Thanks to a lot of practice and hard work, we are now experts at introducing inexperienced travelers to the joys of sea kayaking.
If you can hike, bike, or swim, you can paddle our sea kayaks. Anyone in average physical condition may join a kayak tour. No previous kayaking experience is necessary! Nor do you need any swimming skills. The only prerequisite is a healthy spirit of curiosity and adventure. Regardless of your age or skill level you will find that our kayak expeditions offer enough flexibility to make your experience with us safe and rewarding.
San Juan Islands Kayaking Tours from
Friday Harbor, Washington, Near Seattle
Seattle Kayak Trips – We offer kayak trips both north and south of Seattle. Nearly all of our kayak tour guests pass through Seattle during their travels in Washington. Friday Harbor Kayak Tours – Our main sea kayak tour adventure base is located near Friday Harbor on San Juan Island. Washington Kayaking Tours – Sea kayak in the protected Puget Sound waters near Seattle where we offer both day kayak trips and camping kayak tours. Our San Juan Islands Kayaking Trips with Killer Whales from Friday Harbor, Washington were selected as a Top 20 American Adventure.
Rental Kayaks in the San Juan Islands of Washington State are available in addition to the guided kayak tours.
Birding Tours and Bird-Watching Trips in the San Juan Islands, Orcas Island, and other Washington locations are led by local bird book authors and can travel by land or sea.
SEA KAYAKING TRIPS TO THE WHALE-WATCHING
SANCTUARIES OF BAJA MEXICO
Seasonal kayaking trip adventure headquarters are found in the best whale-watching waters of Alaska and Baja Mexico. Our Baja Kayaking Trips and Mexico Whale-Watching Tours by Sea Kayak have been expanded this winter.
SEA KAYAKING ALASKA AMONG
ICEBERGS & WHALES
Our Alaska kayak tours paddle in the best whale-watching locations of the Inside Passage. was added this summer! Sea kayaking in Alaska ranks among the world’s best wilderness and wildlife adventures. Alaska is vast, rugged, and possesses astounding beauty. Alaska is truly one of the last great wild places left on our planet.