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Address: Mailing: 203 Greenwood Dr, Boat Dock: 5709 N. Lagoon Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
Phone Number: +1 850-230-6030
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Description: Water Planet offers a variety of dolphin swim programs for the whole...
Water Planet offers a variety of dolphin swim programs for the whole family in Panama City Beach, Florida, including fun and educational swim-with-the-dolphins tours and dolphin therapy programs for children with special needs.
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Paul was an amazing captain and made the experience something my children will never forget. He was very knowledgeable about marine life and put us up close with many dolphins... read more

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5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
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Katy, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

Paul was an amazing captain and made the experience something my children will never forget. He was very knowledgeable about marine life and put us up close with many dolphins. If you are in the Destin or Panama City Beach area, you should definitely consider Water Planet. It is an experience everyone should have at least once in their life.

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Fayetteville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

I really can't say enough about this trip. Dolphins and snorkeling, what could be better? The captain pretty much caters to the you as his client so he tries to give you experience you are looking for. I have an 8 year old son that has Aspergers and the captain and Jennifer were awesome with him. The dolphin diving was... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Paul from England was fantastic. He was very friendly, safe, and knowledgeable. He put us right where the dolphins were on multiple occasions and made sure that our general experience out on the water was very enjoyable.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

I interned with water planet for one month, and it was a great experience. I learned a lot about dolphin behavior and marine life with the training and assisting on boat tours. I really enjoyed working with all the captains, and my fellow interns will be life-long friends. My favorite part was assisting people in the water to help them... More 

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Lubbock, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

The internship program is absolutely fantastic and I enjoyed my month here so much!! We were able to get so many up close encounters with dolphins and even a manatee. The captains work so had to ensure that everyone gets the best experience possible and are truly knowledgeable in their fields. Having the chance to work with the therapy programs... More 

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Newbern
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

My family and I, absolutely recommend this to everyone. It was worth every penny. Swimming with the Dolphins was one time life experience

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Lake City, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Found this on trip advisor. Price was great. Guides were knowledgable and friendly. Great adventure, fun boat ride, lots of sea life. Will definitely do it again!

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

We looked at several tour companies before choosing Water Planet for our dolphin tour. The owner, Denis Richard, is very knowledgeable and has been giving these tours for 20 years. He knew just where to look for Dolphins, then positioned the boat in the best spot for us to slip into the water, just in time for the Dolphins to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

The guides and captains work very hard to give you the best experience. The rules they give you are very simple and are easy to understand. We had the opportunity to see a pod of 17 dolphins including mommas and babies.

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New Boston, Texas
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015 NEW

First, Justin was the man when making the reservations!!! He bent over backwards to make our trip worth while. Boat Captain Paul and Intern Coordinator Chloe put us right on top of the dolphins each and every time we spotted them. I don't think we could have gotten a better experience in an aquarium! Thanks a lot Water Planet, we... More 

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Additional Information about Water Planet

Address: Mailing: 203 Greenwood Dr, Boat Dock: 5709 N. Lagoon Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32407
Phone Number: +1 850-230-6030
Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Florida Panhandle  >  Panama City Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

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