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Dolfun Tours

4399 N US Hwy 1, Melbourne, FL
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Ranked #14 of 15 Activities in Melbourne
Type: Boat Tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Orlando, Florida
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

I took some out of town family guests on this tour in order to give them a feel for the Indian River and to see some wildlife. Long and boring. Almost fell asleep. We only went between the two causeways and went around in a circle for about 30-45 minutes. Saw a few dolfins, and a few birds, but that... More

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Kissimmee, Florida
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
16 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We purchased the tour through a Groupon offer. We took friends from the U.K. and other family members. We enjoyed the boat ride and seeing the variety of birds, beautiful homes and naturally the dolphins. Captain Bob was very friendly with our group and provided a lot of information on the tour. We got to enjoy baby dolphins jumping out... More

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Whitby, Ont.
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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Nice boat ride. But as others have described, Bob could use some personality in his way he approaches his customers. He wouldn't let us board the boat till almost departing time and we were sent over to an area of seating that looked like it had so called survived a few hurricanes. My mom got some bug bites just sitting... More

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Gainesville, Florida
1 review
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

My family and I of 11 all purchased groupons for the dolphin tour. The staff was very nice in accommodating us while we waited to board. As we began to board the captain rudely asked "And the money...?" None of our party noticed in the small print that there would be sales tax, which was our mistake. We scrambled to... More

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Cape Canaveral, Florida
1 review
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Yesterday, I learned there is indeed something worse than being stuck on a boat with a narcissist. Being stuck on a boat with a narcissist that has microphone.

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Melbourne, Florida
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
12 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We purchased a Groupon voucher but couldn't get the reservation site to work so we took our chances & went to the dock to see if there was space available. Capt Bob was there & said there was space & would board shortly. We saw a bunch of dolphins jumping & flipping in the lagoon.Lots of dolphin families swimming around... More

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Orlando, Fla.
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

We had a great time with Captain Bob - we saw so many dolphins, including moms and babies swimming together! He also had lots of information about the surrounding homes and structures. The boat itself was very new and clean. We were very pleased with our experience and would recommend to friends!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

Be careful if you purchase this on groupon no way to check if boat has open seats for your voucher.I called company before purchasing deal to make sure they had 4open seats for Fri at 2. Told them I was buying a group on and needed to know for sure because this was a last minute thing and we would... More

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Melbourne, Florida, United States
13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

My husband and I took our 10 and 6 year old on this afternoon boat ride. We brought a small cooler with picnic lunch and beverages. Each child was armed with their own cameras and perked right up as Captain Bob found us lots of dolphins! The tour was the perfect amount of time. The boat was really nice. The... More

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Memphis, Tennessee
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We used our group-on to enjoy this tour after a nice lunch on Cocoa Beach. It was a lovely afternoon for our family with 3 small children. You are even allowed to get up and walk around the boat to see the sites. I was weary after readying the reviews but Captain Bob was considerate and knowledgeable about the area... More

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