• Experience the thrill!

    Experience the thrill of seeing orca whales, harbor seals, California & Steller sea lions, Dall's & harbor porpoise, gray & minke whales, bald eagles, cormorants, great blue herons and so much more on one of our whale watching trips.

  • See whales on over 90 percent...

    of our whale watch tours! Sightings include resident orcas, transient orcas, minke whales and humpback whales. If you don't see orca whales, then your next trip with us is free of charge!

  • About the Odyssey

    Our classic 65 foot, twin-engine vessel, has the perfect combination of comfort and space.

  • San Juan Excursions specializes...

    in safety and environmentally oriented owner operated whale watching tours and wildlife cruises departing from picturesque Friday Harbor, Washington (only 90 miles north of Seattle on sunny San Juan Island).

  • Washington's San Juan Islands...

    are a hidden gem nestled between the snowcapped Cascade and Olympic Mountains. With dramatic rocky coastlines, pebble stoned beaches, and tranquil evergreen islands dotting the horizon, your San Juan Islands whale watching tour and wildlife cruise with San Juan Excursions will surely be the highlight of your vacation.



Best whale watching boat I have been on! The boat is so comfortable and the guides are really nice and taught us a lot! We saw a lot of orca whales plus sea lions. I would recommend San Juan Excursions to every age.

LEA, Google Places

Why San Juan Excursions?

  • Our Guarantee - see orca whales or go again free
  • Comfortable & Stable Vessel
  • We Support Conservation & Community Programs
  • Fun & Knowledgeable Crew
  • Responsible Wildlife Viewing
  • Conveniently Located
  • Locally Owned and Operated






Their boat is so nice and comfortable. Saw lots of whales and wildlife. Crew is very informative and accommodating. Also went kayaking and mopeding while in the San Juan Islands. The San Juan Islands are truly amazing. Our best vacation ever!

Love2Travel, Google Places

Reservations Line: 800-809-4253