Crystal Seas Kayaking - Day Tours, Friday Harbor

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Appease your adventurous side with a trip to Crystal Seas Kayaking - Day Tours, where you'll get up close and personal with seals, jellyfish, birds, sea lions, dolphins, and, if you're really lucky, orca whales--all from the comfort of your sea kayak. Kayak the west side of San Juan Island through the federally designated orca habitat. The nutrient-rich water provides perfect conditions for migrating salmon such as the Chinook, the orcas' favorite fish. Private docking and knowledgeable guides ensure a peaceful trip and comfortable experience for tourists of all skill levels. Wear comfortable shoes and layers of waterproof clothing, and be sure to bring sunglasses, a hat, and sunscreen. Consider using a waterproof camera for this trip. Plan to see Crystal Seas Kayaking - Day Tours and other attractions that appeal to you using our Friday Harbor online trip planner .
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  • We absolutely LOVED our tour. We attended the 3 hour tour starting at 9:15am in early September. It would have been a peaceful, educational, relaxing and enjoyable experience on its own, but we also w...  more »
  • I took the four day cycling tour in August. I thoroughly enjoyed the trip. We cycled three islands: San Juan, Orcas and Lopez and also had half a day kayaking and an afternoon whale watching. We were ...  more »
  • Our group has done many trips with Backroads, so we didn't know what to expect here. We were pleasantly surprised by the high level of the trip, from the guides to the meals to the hotels to the bikes...  more »

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As a popular summer escape for residents of the Seattle area and tourists from further afield, Friday Harbor does not lack for a selection of accommodation. Most places sit in the historical downtown area. Here you'll find charming inns and bed and breakfasts, upmarket suites and spas, and more basic motels. A couple of guesthouses sit farther away from downtown. These offer more privacy, but you'll probably want to have a car if you choose stay at one. If you plan to arrive in summer, book your stay as far ahead as possible.
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