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Address: 4399 N US Hwy 1, Melbourne, FL
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Nice way to spend an afternoon

My family had an enjoyable time on the tour. We say many dolphin but only one manatee. You never know with nature. The air show was also going on over Melbourne so we actually... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
Kathy M
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Hayward, Wisconsin
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Hayward, Wisconsin
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18 reviews 18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

My family had an enjoyable time on the tour. We say many dolphin but only one manatee. You never know with nature. The air show was also going on over Melbourne so we actually had two shows to watch. The captain was pleasant and I felt very safe. I would recommend to families. I purchased our tickets from Groupon so... More 

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East Gwillimbury, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We had the best time on our tour with Dolfun. Captain Bob is extremely knowledgeable and shares so much interesting information during the tour. We were fortunate enough to see lots of dolphins in their natural habitat, so much better than seeing them through glass. We had a great time and I have recommended this tour to a number of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015 via mobile

The boat tour was very relaxing and fun. The boat was clean and well maintained. Our 4 year old daughter loved it. The captain of the boat was very knowledgeable about the area, animals, vegatation and much more. We used a groupon for our tour so we payed a little less then the asking price. We were hoping to see... More 

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Melbourne, Florida
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42 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

My experience from booking the trip through when we docked was flawless. I booked online through Zerve (link on the Dolfun Tour website) and had zero trouble getting tickets for the date and time we wanted. We showed up at the appointed time and got started at 10:00am on the dot. The Captain was extremely knowledgeable and funny. We saw... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

It was a nice boat trip with our captain pointing out interesting things. No dolphins or manatees, but that's nature. We enjoyed the ride.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

Take this tour at your own risk. He is a one man operation who is impossible to reach. He took my money never confirmed my reservation and never provided a tour. His ticket agent claims that he called me. He did not

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Melbourne, Florida, United States
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55 reviews 55 reviews
22 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Captain Bob is a lot of fun, doesn't over talk but explains the wildlife and the waterways. We have gone with him 4 times now and plan on doing it again when other family members from up north come to visit.

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Indialantic, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
4 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

This was a good tour. The best part about it was that there were many dolphins and the captain slowed the boat and shut the motors down when the dolphins came near the boat so there was a lot of time to view them. We actually saw dolphins mating which I had never seen before and would not have known... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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21 reviews 21 reviews
5 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

Nice afternoon for a reasonable cost. Saw lots of dolphins and sea birds. Capt. Bob was knowledgeable, but not particularly entertaining. Still a great way to spend a beautiful day.

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Toronto, Canada
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9 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

Thoroughly enjoyed tour and saw many Dolphins. Can't. Bob is not an outgoing or overly entertaining man, but in our experience certainly not rude as reviewers have said previously. He was even helpful giving us directions to beach and a reserve to see manatee after tour. Boat is clean, new and very nice. Bob does not entertain you with commentary... More 

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