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Dover Sea Safari

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Address: | Dover Sea Sports Centre, Esplanade, Dover CT179FS, England
Phone Number: +44 1304 212880
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Description: Step aboard our purpose built comfortable RIB speed boat, the Dover...
Step aboard our purpose built comfortable RIB speed boat, the Dover Explorer, for an exciting fun filled Sea Safari. Sit back in our padded seats and let our highly professional Skipper and Crew take you out through Dover Harbour, passing the huge cross Channel ferries and heading out to sea on the Safari of your choice. Our Skipper and Crew will provide a professional fun and interactive voyage that is suitable for all ages and abilities. We offer a range of scheduled guided Sea Safari's ranging from: 1hr 30min White Cliffs & Beyond Safari passing along the base of the iconic White Cliffs of Dover, spotting the smugglers cuttings and caves. Turning for home upon reaching and passing under the award winning Deal Pier. Or, our 2 hour Seal Safari to visit and observe our fascinating Harbour Seal colony in the mouth of the River Stour, as seen on BBC Autumn Watch.Your expert Skipper and crew will personally ensure your voyage is a unique entertaining Sea Safari experience. We can also tailor a private Sea Safari to suit your requirements.
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Brilliant !!!! Good value for money. The trip is an hour and a half which time well spent. Very informative all the way down from Dover to Deal very interesting. Then excellent... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 31, 2015
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Stoke- on- Trent
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34 reviews 34 reviews
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW via mobile

Brilliant !!!! Good value for money. The trip is an hour and a half which time well spent. Very informative all the way down from Dover to Deal very interesting. Then excellent fun on the way back. Very good friendly customer service thank you for a mega trip :-)

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London, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
11 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

The boat trip from Dover to Deal took an hour with the captain giving us lots of information on local history. The journey back only took half an hour ! It was fast and furious and GREAT FUN, would highly recommend this trip to all ages. It was safe, interesting and exciting .

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015 NEW

This is a super trip and we enjoyed it very much. Previous two trips had been cancelled because of bad weather. Lots to see and a fast return to port in super weather. Great skipper, very knowledgeable andprofessional. Shall be doing it again.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
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9 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

I really can't fault Dover Sea Safari, for what was a great day out. I am a Kent resident and of all the things to do in Kent, I would recommend Dover Sea Safari the most. Obviously a trip like this can be massively influenced by the weather. We were very lucky, with the sun shining and clear blue skies.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

We enjoyed a really great time out on the RIB. The guys were very friendly and shared lots of historical knowledge about the coast around the Dover area. It was quite cold but we wore 3 layers and everyone is given a splash proof coat to wear so we stayed warm and dry. I would recommend take a hat and... More 

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Kent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

My husband booked the Goodwin Sands trip for a Valentines present (he knows me so well!) And it was fabulous. The trip out on the rib was fun and the sands themselves were truly magical. I was not expecting to see so many seals, so that was a bonus! The crew were very friendly and informative and I will definitely... More 

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Beckenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

Fantastic trip to see the seals, captained by Craig! Laughed all the way there and back! Seals were brilliant! Lots of information - no question too much trouble for the friendly and humorous staff! What an experience! Thrilling ride on the rib! Arrived back wet and happy! Will now never listen to Madness's, 'Baggy Trousers' or 'Waves' by Mr Probz,... More 

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Ramsgate, Kent, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

I booked this trip as a 50th birthday pressie for my husband. From the initial contact right through to saying good bye after the trip, I cannot compliment these guys enough. They are extremely professional, friendly, informative, polite and could not do enough to look after us and our safety. Extremely good value for money with local history and a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015

This was an awesome experience, the crew were very friendly and informative, and the trip was so much fun...I'd happily do it again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

A fantastic experience. Friendly well informed staff greet you from the moment you arrive. Amazing value for money. If you are in the area it's a must do. If you have ever wondered what it feels like to be zooming along on a boat that is capable of upto 50 mph, turns in very tight circles at high speed, this... More 

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