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Address: 951 Bald Eagle Dr, Rose Marina, Marco Island, FL 34145-2303
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+1 239-642-6899
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A National Geographic approved tour, we see dolphins on every trip up-close...

A National Geographic approved tour, we see dolphins on every trip up-close and personal. Join the crew of the Dolphin Explorer cruising the waters of Marco Island in search of dolphins as part of the only dolphin research study in Southwest Florida. On our trip, you will visit rookeries, estuaries and a barrier island that you can explore and shell. Two trips daily, seven days a week. A fabulous family adventure.

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Third time. Can't miss on this tour. Expert guides - all good! Bring your friends. It's terrific! We'll be back again.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Cheryl G
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Pittsford, New York
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Pittsford, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Third time. Can't miss on this tour. Expert guides - all good! Bring your friends. It's terrific! We'll be back again.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

I thoroughly enjoyed this tour. It was interesting to learn about the dolphins and to see many of them. We stopped at an island to do some shelling. It was very beautiful.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Saw tons of dolphins and the staff was very knowledgeable. It's a great trip for young children who get to pretend that they are scientists.

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L'Ile-Perrot, Quebec
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Saw over 14 dolphins up close and swimming with our boat. My 5 year old loved it and was proud of his merit badge. Super informative and a lot of fun!

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Glen Carbon, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We look forward to this excursion every year and always bring newcomers with us. Kent and Michael did a superb job. Always look forward to seeing Chris and Bob. We saw over 20 dolphins this year including several new babies. This was our 10th year to go. They have played an important part in dolphin rescues this year. They are... More 

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Marco Island, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Unless they were pulling our leg, Kent and Mike said we may have seen close to the most dolphins ever spotted on a watch tour! Kent and Mike were so knowledgeable as they identified the mamas and their babies by name. What a fun morning! Highly recommend this tour!

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Marco Island, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great info on dolphins and lots of pictures of Dolphins and birds. This was my first time and I will do it again next January when I return. Great guides, information and ship pilot. Worth every penny.

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Mountain Top, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a terrific time, learned a lot from Kent and Mike and saw LOTS of dolphins including little babies already jumping over the boat's wake! Awesome time!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a wonderful time on our tour!!!! Saw many dolphins birds and beautiful scenery off the beaten path!!!! I highly recommend this tour if you are interested in seeing wildlife in their natural habitat!!!! The private beach and sea shell picking was awesome!!!! Only wish it could have been much longer Thank you Captain Chris and staff!!!! Perfect day

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Glenview, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This trip was amazing. Captain Mike and Bob were wonderful with the kids and very knowledgable. On our trip we were able to see 18 different dolphins. This is not your typical dolphin sighting cruise, as we watched dolphins jumping out of the water and made a pit stop for wonderful shelling. I highly recommend this trip to anyone in... More 

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