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- Best prices for San Juan Islands kayak tours in whale waters.
- Best kayak routes for orca whale watching in all of America!
- Visit special locations, including a National Monument, National Historical Park, National Wildlife Refuge, & State & County Parks.
- Easily accessible from Seattle: Kayak conveniently
- Kayak along stunning sea cliffs & lighthouses in the wilder western San Juan Islands.
- Camp on small, remote islands with many eagles, otters & seals.
- Biologist/naturalist kayak guides with an excellent safety record.
- Best sea kayaking equipment and newest paddling gear in the San Juan Islands.
- A great diversity of trip types including women only kayak trips!
San Juan Island Kayaking Tours
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Join a Sea Quest Kayak Tour today! All trips leave from Friday Harbor in the San Juan Islands of Washington. Click any trip to view more information. All San Juan Islands kayaking tours begin from Friday Harbor on San Juan Island a stones throw from the ferry terminal.
View Bioluminescence up close and personal! This tour offers the chance to see pretty light displays in the sky and water. They appeal to those with limited time during the day. Perfect for beginners and adventure seekers alike.
Please bring your headlamp and eat dinner before your tour!
Total time for San Juan Island Bioluminescence Kayak Tour – 3.5 hrs.
We are one of only three companies to offer kayak tours on the west side of San Juan Island to Lime Kiln “Whale-watch” State Park, the best place in the US to see killer whales. We have the flexibility to launch on the east or south sides of the island in response to the most recent orca whale-watching reports and weather forecasts. Total time for afternoon / one day San Juan Island kayak tours: 6 hours from pick up to drop off.
A quick introduction to San Juan Islands kayaking for those without much time. Great for seeing seals, eagles and other wildlife. Total time for morning / half day San Juan Island kayak tours: 3 to 4 hours from pick up to drop off.
A great way to conclude the day with a tranquil sunset kayak tour in the orca whale watching waters of San Juan Island. Porpoises are very active at sunset and the entire host of marine wildlife is still active. Total time for sunset / half day San Juan Island kayak tours: 3 to 4 hours from pick up to drop off.
Our shortest San Juan Islands camping adventure journeys to one of the smaller islands that are accessible only to those with their own boat. Like all of our multi-day kayaking tours, we follow the main orca whale travel route for the entire trip to maximize our whale watching chances.
Our most popular length of all San Juan Islands kayaking trips. Enjoy remote islands and awesome scenery in the primary killer whale watching waters. Lots of eagles, seals, otters, and other marine wildlife, too!
The classic tour for those who want to really soak up the ambiance of the San Juan Islands. Longer kayak expeditions mean more time in the prime orca whale watching areas.
Guided by women, naturally! We have both 3 day and 5 day women kayak adventures on our schedule, but if you can’t find dates you like, call us to start your own custom San Juan Islands kayaking trip.
Kayak instruction combined with a Puget Sound camping adventure in the San Juan Islands. Training and lessons on all the skills to prepare yourself for independent kayak expeditions.
Have some special fun in Friday Harbor, Washington with your friends, family, co-workers, church group, school class or scouts. Private kayaking trips in the San Juan Islands can be customized in any number of ways, such as start and end times, length of trip, and special interest focus.