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Rainbow Tours

#10 of 62 Tours in Homer
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4287 Homer Spit Rd, #2, Homer, AK 99603-8033
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Rainbow Tours wildlife cruise to Seldovia

My family and I readily enjoyed the cruise. The staff were very friendly and extremely... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Linda H
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Bath ME, United States
Great Tour Fantastic All Women Crew!

This was a spectacular tour, the crew members really knew their bird species and were very helpful... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Charles C
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Hico, Texas, United States
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Full Day and Half-day sightseeing tours exploring Kachemak Bay in beautiful Homer Alaska. Come spend the day seeing incredible pelagic seabirds and abundant wildlife. We also offer fast-paced, fun 1/2 Day Halibut fishing adventures. Call or visit us online to make your reservation today!
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  • Very good17%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wildlife tour” (12 reviews)
“humpback whales” (14 reviews)
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4287 Homer Spit Rd, #2, Homer, AK 99603-8033
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I readily enjoyed the cruise. The staff were very friendly and extremely knowledgeable about Kachermak Bay and the wildlife living there. There was just enough time to explore Seldovia and enjoy lunch on the water. We were very pleased and impressed with...More

Thank Linda H
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a spectacular tour, the crew members really knew their bird species and were very helpful in spotting things to look at as well as friendly and went above and beyond to help you have a great time!

Thank Charles C
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were very impressed with the female crew on Rainbow Tours. They were all very friendly, knowledgeable and happy to make sure we had a fullfilling trip over to Seldovia and back. We cruised around a bird island and the crew shared lots of info...More

Thank Kelly B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took the wildlife tour and it was wonderful. Staff friendly and very helpful sharing binoculars and pointing out wild life. Exceeded our expectations.

Thank Estelle S
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Rainbow T, Front Office Manager at Rainbow Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Estelle, Thank you so much for sharing your experience and for your kind words. Our crew loves what they do, and loves to share the bay with passengers. We hope to see you again on your next visit to Homer! Take care, Madelaine Rainbow Tours

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Reviewed 30 October 2017

We had a great trip with this charter service. Highly recommend them to all. We took the short trip, saw birds, orca's, whales and dolphins. Staff and Captain were helpful and paid close attention to all requests. Not just from us , but from all...More

1  Thank B C
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

We visited in August and had a great time. The tour was well organized, on time, had a great crew, and saw lots. Birds, esp on Gull Island, sea otters, a couple whales, porpoises, and beautiful scenery. We were lucky and had a good weather...More

1  Thank E8642TXthomass
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

We just did this cruise yesterday and had a great time. First stop to Gull Island with still thousand of birds - in a beautiful setting on Katchemak Bay. Then touring along the coast line stopping to see many sea otters with their babies and...More

1  Thank wash1
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Our entire crew, Victoria, Madeline and Elly, were so engaged with everyone on the boat, checking with each of us what we were interested in seeing, then following through and pointing out wildlife and making sure everyone saw it before moving on. Also provided some...More

Thank Rachel F
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

My wife and I were in Homer in August and hoped to see wildlife in the area. We booked the Seldovia Wildlife Tour and we were not at all disappointed. Although it was a rainy day, we thoroughly enjoyed the tour. We were able to...More

1  Thank Tom168
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Crew did a great job making this a memorable cruise to Seldovia. Took us where the wildlife could be seen up close. Our all female crew proved they were capable of doing the job. Thanks for a first rate job!

Thank RetiredDawg63
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tunarie63
11 August 2017|
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Response from Rainbow T | Property representative |
Hello! Well behaved, leashed dogs are absolutely welcome on the tour. So long as they are both boat and people friendly, we are more than happy to accommodate pets onboard. Thank you, and we look forward to having you as... More
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Kschloem8
3 October 2016|
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Response from goldenramoth | Reviewed this property |
Your best bet would be to contact their office for verification. My understanding is the season runs from may through the end of september
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lefko
19 September 2016|
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Response from thepetalpusher | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. This particular tour, Rainbow Tours, is in Alaska.
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