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Join the Captain and decades-seasoned Bering Sea fishermen for an extraordinary journey of discovery on the Aleutian Ballad, a storied crab boat seen on Season 2 of the Discovery Channel series "Deadliest Catch". You'll set out in the calm, protected waters of coastal Ketchikan and relax in the Ballad's heated and sheltered outdoor amphitheater as we explore the incredible scenery of southeast Alaska. On the deck below you, a skilled fishing crew will haul up crab pots and long lines from the depths, revealing all manner of sea life including king crab, shark, octopus, prawns, and rock fish, just to name a few. The catch is then placed into an on-deck aquarium for you to view and even interact with, if you so desire. Entwined throughout the entire tour are the stories of the men who have spent their lives working on the sea. Common tour sights on the other side of the rail include bald eagles, seals, otters, sea lions, whales, and Native Alaskan fishermen working the scenic coastline.
Please note: Guests must be at least 5 years of age. We recommend you dress warmly and in layers.
NOTICE: All Oceania Cruises shore excursion fares are listed per person, and are subject to change and availability. Some tours are capacity controlled and may be withdrawn at any time without prior notice. Tour departure times are subject to change so please reference your actual tour ticket for the correct departure time. Minor children under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a an adult parent or guardian on all shore excursions. While Oceania Cruises makes every effort to adhere to the specifics mentioned in each shore excursion description, circumstances may require otherwise. All shore excursion information contained on this website is subject to change without notice at Oceania Cruises’ discretion. Oceania Cruises is not responsible or liable for typographical error, omissions or misprints.
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