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Address: Marina Riviera Nayarit, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle 63550, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 322 194 7286
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We specialise in day cruises on Banderas bay Mexico, we offer a more...

We specialise in day cruises on Banderas bay Mexico, we offer a more relaxed and congenial atmosphere that can only be achieved with smaller groups. Come and join us for a Whale watching cruise or a trip to the remote village of Yelapa, snorkel at the Islas Marietas or enjoy our sunset cruises.

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great tour, saw lots of whales

Great service, the couple that runs the boat did a great job, found lots of whales and they served some snacks and drinks on our outing. plan on booking a couple of more tours... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
Jeff S
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West Yellowstone, Montana
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West Yellowstone, Montana
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52 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great service, the couple that runs the boat did a great job, found lots of whales and they served some snacks and drinks on our outing. plan on booking a couple of more tours with them this coming January for our next trip to the area

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Thank Jeff S
Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We would highly recommend this sailing trip. Mike and Michelle were wonderful and food and drinks were great too! We snorkeled, kayaked, swam and relaxed the day away, ending with the sunset and also ran into a school of dolphins! We all had a great time and we look forward to the next time.It was the highlight of our vacation.... More 

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Thank ocrimeny
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Mike and crew were absolutely awesome! We had a great time and they pulled off my proposal for my now fiance perfectly! We couldn't have asked for a better experience and I would absolutely recommend anyone that is interested in booking a charter to use Mike and Michelle as they are the best in all areas!

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Thank Dane C
Ventura, CA
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11 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2016

Everything about our experience with Red Dolphin Sailing Charters was excellent from start to finish: prompt response to our inquiry, arranging the reservation, easy to find marina location, and of course, the sail itself. Captain Mike took five of us from La Cruz de Huanacaxtle to the charming village of Yelapa, across the Bay of Banderas. Mike was friendly, informative,... More 

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1 Thank senoradiva
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

This is our second time with Mike, Michelle and Johnny, we loved it the first time and can we say loved it even more this time! Top notch personal attention, great food, great people and a lovely sailing experience. We will definitely be back for a third time! Don't miss this opportunity for a wonderful time out on the water.

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Los Angeles
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9 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

Seven of us spent all day on Mike's boat, sailing from Puerto Vallarta to Nayarit and back. Mike was a wonderful host—very friendly to all. Michelle and Johnny kept the delicious food coming all day—yogurt, granola and berries for breakfast, mid-morning sandwich, burritos for lunch, mahi mahi for dinner, and cocktails all day. We saw whales but, just as exciting,... More 

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1 Thank benlegato
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 March 2016

We had an excellent 3 hours on the bay. Mike and his crew of Michelle and Johnny were friendly and helpful. The boat is just beautiful. We left the marina and cruised around the harbor enjoying the sun and waves and dolphins. Johnny and Michelle kept us fed and hydrated. Mike was very friendly and had great stories to tell.... More 

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1 Thank Karen S
Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 February 2016

My family has been visiting Bucerias for almost 20 years and we have never gone sailing. This year my girlfriends and I decided to give it a try and I will make it a yearly excursion. The trip to a private beach was amazing. We had a great time in the water and on the boat. Captain Mike and crew... More 

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Indiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2016

Four of us paid for this cruise based on the flyer the company puts out. It said whale watching but there were no whales. After riding the boat for nearly an hour we asked when we would see whales and the captain said it was not a whale watching cruise despite the flyer saying that was what the cruise would... More 

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Mike B, Owner at Red Dolphin Sailing Charters, responded to this review

Dear client, First, allow me to apolagise for any confusion that arose around your booking a trip with Red Dolphin Cruises, we strive to provide a first class service to all our customers as our other testimonials on this site will demonstrate. This is the very first time that we have received this sort of comment. I am happy that... More 

Carlton, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2016

the crew Capt Mike, Michelle and Johnny were great. we went the first week in feb. 2016 whale watching but with no luck as this year is not a good whale watching year. But Capt Mike and crew made it fun. We were staying at Paradise Village resort and it was so nice to just walk to the boat. Capt... More 

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