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Address: 510 Dodecanese Boulevard, Tarpon Springs, FL 34689
Phone Number: (727) 943-2164
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a great two hour tour

Myhusband and I took this tour because we wanted to see dolphins and because we wanted to go to Anclote island and see the light house and go shelling. The tour promised this and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 17, 2015
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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61 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I love this boat trip so much that I always bring my friends and family when we visit from the UK. This is my 3rd time and we always get to see dolphins and collect amazing shells on the stop-off. You sail out to a nearby sand bank and get 30 mins to wander off and explore, wish so much... More 

Thank Ipkiss1066
Rome, Georgia
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73 reviews
57 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The cruise was great. My husband and I took the sunset cruise and were very pleased. We left around 4 45 pm and stopped at the sand bar that is part of the park to gather seashells. Then when the sun was setting, the captain made a slow circle so we could watch the sunset. It was beautiful and the... More 

Thank Dodie_12
County Durham, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time aboard great weather had a trip on a island! And to top it all dolphins Add on the meal deal it's great value for money

Thank Fraser H
Ocean City
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very pushy sales staff. We expected information about the water birds, land formations, or flora and fauna, but none of that happened. They advertised that there would be information about sponges, but none was given. We were taken near some dolphins, but no effort was made to give additional information that saying "they (dolphins) don't want to play with us... More 

Thank Stephen B
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61 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

We won't be going on this cruise again, the people we made the reservation with were difficult, we were constantly being pushed to do dinner in there restaurant and shop in their store. The boat ride wasn't bad but we have enjoyed others more

Thank happytraveler1951
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56 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Myhusband and I took this tour because we wanted to see dolphins and because we wanted to go to Anclote island and see the light house and go shelling. The tour promised this and delivered. It is not a narrative ( history and ecology) tour. We saw a whole pod of dolphins herding fish. We were very close to the... More 

London, Canada
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Our first time in tarpon springs and we loved it. The cruise was about two hours and we saw several dolphins. My kids and I were amazed. We went to a small island full of shells and all were given bags to collect them. There was a covered area on the boat if u don't like too much sun but... More 

Thank Tzamboni
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1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Best amazing cruise ever. We saw lots of dolphins and stopped at an island to get shells...everyone loved it. A nice enjoyable afternoon as well as dinner at yannis resturant which was well worth it the portions were huge and delicious.

Thank Kimberley B
Palm Harbor, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2015

Took the sightseeing and island stop tour. we were misled all through the tour. Their website said 12:00PM departure, we arrived 1130, their booking stand told us the website wasn't updated for reflect their winter hours, and 1:30PM was their actual departure time. Turned out we weren't leaving till 2:00PM. WOW! What a huge boon doggle. So with some time... More 

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Naomi K, Owner at Spongorama's Cruise Lines, responded to this review

We are sorry for the misunderstanding but our website is NOT misleading. It states the following: "Departure times vary daily. Approximate times are: Mon-Fri: 12:00, 2:00, 4:00, Sat-Sun:11:30, 1:30, 3:30, 5:30" Followed by: "PLEASE READ: Departure times vary due to weather and season. For your convenience try to make reservations one day in advance so you will know the current... More 

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18 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

My husband and I and daughter and son in law went on the two hour cruise and as we are from the UK, this is something we had never done before. We found the whole experience very enjoyable, with the staff on board very friendly and helpful. We couldn't believe the price of the drinks, so cheap with cocktails only... More 

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