Day Tour

"To Know Sitka - Is to Love It" (1.5-hours) (1 Hour 30 Minutes)

Entrée Alaska

Sitka, AK United States

Valid for Travel Now Through: 02 Oct 2019

"To Know Sitka - Is to Love It" (1.5-hours) (1 Hour 30 Minutes)

Sitka, AK United States

Tour Features

Experience(s)

  • Culture, History & Arts
  • Sightseeing

Meals

None

Recommended Ages

All Ages

Activity Level

Easy

Description

This experience will put you together with one of the great local characters of Sitka—someone who actually lives, plays, writes, or researches right here in the community. Having amassed a wealth of information in his/her particular field, your host will entertain and inform, providing you with the sort of intimate connection to the area that will indeed make you fall in love with it. Among those we can arrange to spend time with you are: a cultural anthropologist who earned his PhD while living in Inupiaq and Athabaskan villages in the 1960’s; a renowned whale biologist who collects DNA from humpback whales; a private investigator turned best-selling mystery writer and writer-laureate for Alaska; a fisheries biologist who was in charge of the sustainability of the commercial black cod fishery; and a Dept. of Fish and Game bear biologist who has had thousands of bear encounters. So sit back and listen, or ask questions and engage in a lively discussion. “To Know Sitka” may only be booked in combination with the Flavor of Sitka Sound or the Coastal Wildlife Adventure.

About Us

In a region so undiscovered that it’s known as the ‘Last Frontier’, the team at Entrée Alaska are passionate explorers. We’re anglers, dog mushers and float plane enthusiasts. Alaska is a vast and complex region, and we specialize in making sense of it all, creating a meaningful connection between our guests, the local people and the land. We know the finest corners to fish, the remote regions to spot feeding grizzlies and the best lodges where the hosts live and breathe Alaskan hospitality. We live and breathe ‘wild’, giving our guests an insider’s glimpse into the some of the most unspoiled wilderness on earth.

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