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Water Planet

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5709 N Lagoon Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
+1 850-230-6030
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Great experience!!!

We came all the way from israel espacialy for Water Planet! Water planet leads us to the gulf of... read more

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Reviewed yesterday
meirav p
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Best tour hands down

The guy was very knowledgable, very kind. The tour was amazing and cared about everyone on board... read more

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Reviewed 5 days ago
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Water Planet offers a variety of fun and educational swim-with-the-dolphin tours for the whole family in Panama City Beach, Florida, including the opportunity to explore Shell Island, snorkel on ship wrecks and collect shells. We also offer dolphin therapy programs for children with special needs. Specialized help for small children by request during your tour.
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“captain eddie” (43 reviews)
“wild dolphins” (47 reviews)
“special needs” (24 reviews)
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Hours Today: 08:00 - 20:00
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5709 N Lagoon Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
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+1 850-230-6030

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Reviewed yesterday

We came all the way from israel espacialy for Water Planet! Water planet leads us to the gulf of mexico and giving us the great opportunity to be part of amazing wild life!

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Thank meirav p
Reviewed 5 days ago

The guy was very knowledgable, very kind. The tour was amazing and cared about everyone on board. He wanted to make sure all of us on the boat had a great experience and i believe we all did. I will come back and do it...More

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1  Thank heather81992
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was absolutely amazing. The captain was very knowledgeable of the area and the sea animals. He knew exactly when and where to get us in the water for the dolphin encounter. Excellent marks all the way. Captain Ed you where wonderful thank you for...More

1  Thank Shaune B
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have to say that I've never had so much fun! Captain Eddie made sure we saw lots of dolphins and made our day memorable. I never thought I could be that close to a dolphin. They are so beautiful! Seashell island's sand is SO...More

2  Thank celticmom2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The whole expletive was super amazing! Our captain was super friendly and intelligent! He had an amazing eye for the dolphins and knew exactly when to tell us to jump in the water to see the dolphins swim right past us! It was an experience...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved working with special needs children and swimming and snorkeling with wild dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico! Very inspiring and exciting adventure that offers positive growth toward overcoming adversity!! Creativity and exploration were emphasized through the fabulous staff!!! Learned a lot plus had tons...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am very grateful that I had the chance to be an intern at Water Planet during the months of July and August 2017. I have been traveling and studying abroad for many years, but the internship at Water Planet has definitely been one of...More

Thank girasol914
waterplanet, Owner at Water Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you Sarika. It warms my heart to read your comments. It was a pleasure to spend these 2 months with you.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was an Intern at Water Planet during the month of August 2017. Everyone was very welcoming of the new interns and appropriately trained us for the month. During the month, we had three Harmony therapy programs. I was amazed at all the hard work...More

Thank lj0yner
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We signed up for the 3 day dolphin experience and can't recommend Denis and the team highly enough. Our daughter has Aspergers Syndrome and after a few days with Denis, Gabby and Eddie she was ocean snorkelling, surpassing all our expectations. The dolphins came out...More

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Thank Mark Q
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I signed up for the Water Planet internship never having completed any kind of "swim with dolphins" tour. I knew that I wanted to work with wild dolphins and I was wary of the gimmicks most companies used to lure dolphins to swim with them....More

Thank sahart127
waterplanet, Owner at Water Planet, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I am really touched by your compliments and it means allot to me to know what deep impact this month spent with us had on you. Thank you Alex.

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Nanadee2013
23 August 2017|
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I didn't ask Captain Eddie to take any pics but I'm sure he would have had I asked him. You will have to bring your own camera though.
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X3777VGsusant
19 June 2017|
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Response from waterplanet | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. For the sake of a more meaningful experience, we use 6-passenger boats. Should your party be of more than 6, we will send up to 5 boats out side by side.
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Kiersten B
16 June 2017|
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Response from waterplanet | Property representative |
I see that sharks are of more concern than other much higher risks. Did you drive to our boat dock? Do you drive to go to work? Do you know what the odds are of you getting injured in a car crash versus the odds of you even... More
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