Port Townsend Gray Whale Watching Tour
March 9 – April 25
See gray whales on their annual migration from the Baja Peninsula to the Bering Sea. During their 10,000 mile journey, they make a detour into Puget Sound to feed on the ample ghost shrimp found here.
Port Townsend Half Day Whale Watching Tour
April 26 – October 27
This tour departs Port Townsend both in the morning (10:30am) and in the afternoon (during the summer at 3pm). “PT” is ideally located to see whales; our range includes the San Juan Islands, Victoria, and Puget Sound.
Port Townsend Full Day Whale Watching Tour
April 26 – September 22
Guaranteed whale watching with a two-hour lunch stop in Friday Harbor, on San Juan Island. This daylong tour is our signature tour – the one that started it all – a perfect combination of wildlife, and scenery.
3-day San Juan Islands Wildlife cruise
Selected by National Geographic as one of the World’s Top 3 destinations; see whales, wildlife, and a dizzying array of seabirds. Enjoy days on the water, and evenings on San Juan Island.
Whale-wise Whale Watching
Puget Sound Express is a proud member of the Pacific Whale Watch Association (PWWA), dedicated to responsible, sustainable marine wildlife viewing and conservation in the Pacific Northwest. We’re also dedicated to reducing our footprint out there. The Saratoga and Swiftsure are sound-proofed, hydrofoil jet boats with no propellers, making them the quietest vessels in the whale watch fleet.