Getting Here

Getting to Friday Harbor is part of the fun: Travel through beautiful countryside on your way to the Anacortes ferry terminal to board a ferry to San Juan Island. Find driving directions from Seattle, Bellingham and Port Townsend/Whidbey Island, plus alternate transportation options, including via seaplane from Seattle!

Staying Nearby

The neighboring communities on the islands and the mainland each have their own unique personality and points of interest. No matter where you choose to stay in this region, you’ll find beautiful scenery and friendly people.

San Juan Island Restaurants

The restaurant scene in Friday Harbor and all of San Juan Island is rich and varied. Whether seeking the classic burger, fries and a milkshake or a farm-to-table experience, diners can find a restaurant to suit their tastes.

Staying in Seattle

Seattle is by turns cosmopolitan and casual, and visitors here can find both activities and lodging to suit their style. Don’t miss your opportunity to explore the Emerald City before or after your whale watching safari.

Whale Watch & Wildlife Tour from Roche Harbor

Classic Whale Watch & Wildlife Tour - Sea Lion, Friday Harbor

Classic Whale Watch & Wildlife Tour - Osprey, Friday Harbor

Adventure Whale Watch & Wildlife Tour