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Shell Island Blue Dolphin Tours

#16 of 89 Tours in Panama City Beach Features Animals
3605 Thomas Dr, Treasure Island Marina, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-7365
+1 850-234-7245
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So Much Fun!

Second year in a row taking this tour and can't say enough positive things about it. Captain Brent... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jacquigjb
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Saint Louis, Missouri
We loved this tour!!!!

What a fun afternoon!! The crew was phenomenal - especially Nicole who we just adored!!!!!! The... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Laurie D
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3605 Thomas Dr, Treasure Island Marina, Panama City Beach, FL 32408-7365
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+1 850-234-7245

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Second year in a row taking this tour and can't say enough positive things about it. Captain Brent was great. He gave lots of good information and was patient with all of our questions. It was a great trip with great memories. Definitely a must...More

Thank jacquigjb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a fun afternoon!! The crew was phenomenal - especially Nicole who we just adored!!!!!! The captain was awesome, making the tour fun for all!! I would definitely recommend for families with small or big kids, couples or singles!! LOVE the fact that you can...More

Thank Laurie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great tour we had with Captain Dave! We saw many groups of dolphins swimming under and around us! It was an amazing day with a wonderful knowledgeable Captain! Must do!!

Thank heatherbcooks
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was absolutely the best part of the trip we made contact with four dolphins and we swam above a ship wreck during our time out with Captain Brent who had to have been the best tour guide, we had two children with autism with...More

Thank Zade B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Four hour private trip: We had heard that the water in the bay was very discolored from rain to the north over the last few weeks. We called and asked if we should reschedule for later in the week but they assured us everything would...More

Thank DRroadrunner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was our favorite activity during our trip! I had no idea we wanted to do this so I booked last minute and they accommodated us. I surprised my 12 and 17 year old, and they were hesitant at first (maybe they knew I was...More

Thank Stephanie R
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the tour. Jim was our guide. Very informative and funny. He was good with kids and very interactive. This was the best part of our trip overall. They take you to see dolphins and then find sand dollars and shells by shell island. The...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My Mother in law was kind enough to book a dolphin swim/snorkeling tour with Shell Island Blue Dolphin Tours for my wife and I and our two kids while were visiting Panama City Beach for a few nights all the way from Rhode Island. Captain...More

Thank finn1975
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a wonderful experience. We had an issue making our online reservation because we had a party of 8, so we needed to book two groups. The boats can only take 6 passengers total (law). I called and spoke with Mary Jane...a few times...and...More

Thank JoyceBodeep
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This wild dolphin outing is in boats that can hold a maximum of 6 people by law. Our group had 7, and our captains accommodated us by staying close together. While out in the gulf I saw the alter boats that were carrying dozens if...More

Thank adam j
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k922spfx
3 May 2017|
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Response from lynette2441 | Reviewed this property |
We called them at (850) 234-SAIL or 234-7245
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Pretty much all the time
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eromans
6 July 2016|
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Response from lv2cruz12 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think they would have a great time. Just seeing the dolphins from the boat was great. As we arrived there was a family leaving that had 3 children I would say an age range of 5 - 10 and all three were talking... More
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