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Island Adventures is known as the #1 whale watching company in Washington state. We also offer private charters and have the ability to accommodate large groups year-round. If you are planning an event and looking for a floating venue, give us a call!
We'll craft a custom adventure for your next family, company, or crew outing.
Island Adventures is known as the area's premier whale watching company, but we also offer private charters throughout the year.
The Island Explorer 5 features a full walk-around lower deck, two upper viewing decks, great sound systems, heated cabins, galley service, spacious restrooms, and the best crew in the area.
Whether it is a private whale watching tour, corporate team building event, or a family reunion, give us a call and we will help you set up an event your guests will never forget.
Island Explorer 5: Private Charters
The Island Explorer 5 is the most state-of-the-art vessel on the entire west coast, boasting impressive speed and high-tech electronics.
Island Explorer 5 went into service in 2017. She is USCG certified for 150 passengers. Inside and outside seating is available for all guests, making her perfect for large groups year-round. She has a state of the art A/V system for presentations in the upper and lower salons with 7 flat screen TV’s and a great sound system. The full sized galley with beer and wine is great for catering. IE5 was designed specifically for whale and wildlife tours, but is so comfortable that she is great for large groups and private charters of any kind.
IE5 Private Charter Rate:
$1,500/hour plus tax
5-hour minimum from Anacortes (Memorial-Labor Day)
3-hour minimum from Anacortes (March-May / Sept-Oct.)
Different charter lengths may be available as schedule permits depending on the season. Pricing may vary depending on the type of charter, group size, time of year, and availability.
Interested in a whale and wildlife tour?
We have the tour you're looking for. Tours are available from the whale watching capitol of Washington state – Anacortes. Click below to see the whale and wildlife tours we offer!
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