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Address: | Old Port, Corfu Town 49100, Greece
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I had available time in the town of Corfu since my wife had to do some shopping. I decided to go with the kids for this trip. We have done it in the past. Well, nothing is the... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2015
Elias G
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Athens, Greece
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Reading, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you like animals then this will make you sad as the sea lions have a poor quality of life especially. However other animals were not able to carry out their natural actions as the conditions are poor. please release the seal Iions especially

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Bath, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The boat trip itself is enjoyable. However, the poor old lobster is kept in a cage and the small enclosure for the two sea lions is horrendous. This treatment of animals should not be allowed.

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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188 reviews
63 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Tips: - We managed to get a discount as we went just before the start of the season and we weren't entirely sure if we wanted to go. The closer you turn up to the departure time, the more likely they are to offer one to fill the boat. Pros: - Two experiences in one! Glass bottom boat ride and... More 

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Thank steve_d_fb
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10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I spent a down in the lovely corfu town so I decided to treat my daughter to this trip. When I boarded the boat the views of corfu were lovely the sea breeze so I thought we are going to gave a lovely day ! How very wrong was I ,once we went underneath the boat to see the sea... More 

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2 Thank Gina A
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12 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We were in Corfu town and thought we'd try the Kalypso Star.......and soon regretted it. All you get to see is a lobster & crayfish which conveniently appear as soon as the boat stops (I agree with other reviewers about them probably being held in a tank) and some fish which appear only because the diver has food, then you... More 

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1 Thank MrStubborn
1 review
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

The boat ride includes a "show" by 2 sea lions kept in a very small enclosure. It wasn't clear beforehand that this was included in the trip, and certainly not that they are kept in such a small space: they did not have much room to swim. Very unpleasant experience and not something I would ever want to financially support.

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1 Thank Christopher B
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

I booked this trip through thomson but after reading the reviews was slightly concerned! I shouldnt have been though as we all enjoyed it! We had the morning shoppin in corfu town before the boat trip. The boat trip itself is an hr long, on the way out you sit at the bottom of the glass bottom boat and look... More 

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1 Thank Christine C
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Two seals were kept in a very small enclosure. They did not have much room to swim. It wasn't obvious to us that we would see captive seals, and definitely not in such a small enclosure. Horrible experience. I wish we hadn't financially supported this :(

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Thank a w
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23 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 October 2015

Barbaric conditions for these poor animals permanently caged in small area and made to perform on the hour. I notice other reviewers make the comment that it is obvious on the advertising material that these seals are caged in, but actually seeing the size of their contained area is heart breaking. In addition,. when they stop the boat for viewing,... More 

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1 Thank NolaJS
Athens, Greece
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I had available time in the town of Corfu since my wife had to do some shopping. I decided to go with the kids for this trip. We have done it in the past. Well, nothing is the same as the first time. The boat needs some refurbishment and the crew should learn to be clean enough. The kids loved... More 

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