AAA Editor Notes
Clipper Vacations departs from Pier 69 at 2701 Alaskan Way. On the San Juan Islands Whale Watching & Sealife Search Day Trip, the high-speed passenger vessel travels north through scenic Deception Pass to Friday Harbor in the San Juan Islands, arriving at noon. Passengers may disembark, from late April to mid-October, or stay aboard for a 2.5-hour sea life and orca whale-watching excursion complete with onboard naturalist. Whales are sighted more than 90 percent of the time. The trip back to Seattle departs at 5:15 p.m., arriving at 8 p.m. Other tour packages also are available.
Note: Passengers should inquire beforehand about payment policy and where to park.
Guided tours are available.