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Say hello to a personalized experience that will make your trip to Sitka one for the books! Maximize your time in Sitka by booking your tour in advance. Our custom tour is all about creating a unique experience that will truly make your time in Sitka stand out in the best way possible, whether you enjoy photography, easy hiking, or want to immerse yourself in the vibrant history and culture of Southeast Alaska. 

To save you time, we offer convenient pick-up locations throughout town or directly from the cruise ship dock. Travel in style and comfort in our luxury SUV, accommodating up to 2-6 people. Rest assured, we guarantee to have you back at the dock in time for your departure. Prepare for an unforgettable Alaskan adventure with Beyond the Dock Tours!

Beyond the Ordinary: Craft your Private Alaskan Adventure!

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Bears, Eagles, & Beyond 

Explore Sitka's heart! Join us for a personalized 3.5 hour adventure! Immerse yourself in the vibrant ecosystem of the coastal temperate rainforest – explore the trails, capture stunning mountain views, and keep your eyes peeled for captivating wildlife. Uncover Sitka's rich history and culture woven into the landscape.
This easy-to-moderate hike provides ample photo opportunities, but the adventure doesn't stop there! Customize your tour to create an unforgettable experience. Let us know how we can make your Sitka adventure truly shine. 
Ready to explore? Let's go!

Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of Sitka on this dynamic 3-hour adventure! Explore iconic landmarks that showcase Sitka's fascinating history, diverse wildlife, and deep connection to the Alaskan wilderness. Tailored to your interests, this tour might include:

Rainforest &
Waterfalls Tour

Short on time, big on adventure? Make the most of your Sitka visit with our action-packed 2-2.5 hour tour of Sitka. This immersive tour will place you and your camera in the heart of one of the largest temperate rainforests in the US; a wildlife paradise! Your passionate local guide will be your partner in crafting the perfect itinerary to fit your interests. Want to snag breathtaking photos, breathe in the fresh forest air, and uncover some fascinating Alaskan history? Consider it done!


Create Memories to Last a lifetime

Our Bestsellers

  • Witnessing the awe-inspiring rehabilitation efforts at the Alaska Raptor Center.
  • Coming face-to-face (with a safe distance, of course!) with rescued brown bears at Fortress of the Bear.
  • Explore Sitka's rich cultural heritage at the Sheldon Jackson State Museum.
  • Unraveling the mysteries of the marine world at the Sitka Sound Science Center.

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From start to finish, we had the best day from hiking to relaxing in Sitka. 

Craft your dream Alaskan adventure! Craving adventure? Hike through the vibrant coastal rainforest. Yearning for nature's embrace? Breathe in fresh air that cleanses your soul, and keep your eyes peeled for captivating wildlife! Seeking a peaceful escape? Uncover Sitka's rich history and culture woven into the stunning landscape.

Up to 6 hours of exploring, all on your terms!  Beyond the Dock Tours - Where memories are made in Alaska!

Embark on an private Alaskan Excursion at your pace. This private, 4-hour tour lets you design the perfect Alaskan adventure, combining stunning scenery with unforgettable wildlife and a journey through Sitka's rich history and vibrant culture.

Here are just a few ideas to inspire you:
  • Hike through coastal temperate rainforest and discover hidden waterfalls.
  • Explore historical landmarks like Sitka National Historical Park and learn about the fascinating Russian and Tlingit influences that shaped the city.
  • Relax on a secluded beach and soak in the panoramic views, we can even provide the s'mores and a fire. 
  • Refuel for your adventure with a pick-me-up or treat at a local coffee shop or a cold beer at a friendly brewery.

Don't see what you're looking for? Let us know! We're passionate about crafting personalized experiences that create lasting memories.

Book your private adventure today!

Wild & Scenic Sitka

Legends & Landscapes Tour

Are you excited to explore Sitka but pressed for time? No worries, we've got you covered! Join our exclusive 2 hour excursion. We will share what makes Sitka so special and show you as many highlights as we can from Silver Bay to Japonski Island, ensuring you make the most of your precious time.

Want to extend your Alaskan adventure? After your morning excursion, we can whisk you away to some of Sitka's top attractions like the Fortress of the Bear or the Alaska Raptor Center. Relax and enjoy the ride as we handle the transportation and return you on-time directly to the port, ensuring a seamless and unforgettable full day in Sitka, Alaska!

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