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Address: 1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597
Phone Number: 956-761-4752
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Description: Isla Tours offers a variety of family fun filled activities for all ages...
Isla Tours offers a variety of family fun filled activities for all ages. We offer dolphin watching, sunset dolphin watch cruises, eco tours, firework cruises, port of Brownsvillke nature tours, bay and deep sea fishing. Our friendly captains and crew work to ensure your family has a safe and fun trip. Our vessels are safe, clean, and US Coast Guard approved. Private party trips available. Let us take care of you and your family while on vacation... Your adventure starts with us!
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A must do activity for everyone

Only 10 dollars per person for a combination dolphin watch and eco-tour. A net is dropped from the boat and when the net is pulled in the passengers on the boat hear a great... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 21, 2015
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Covington, Ohio
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Covington, Ohio
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

Only 10 dollars per person for a combination dolphin watch and eco-tour. A net is dropped from the boat and when the net is pulled in the passengers on the boat hear a great presentation on the sea life that was caught. You can even touch the sea life. We were able to see dolphins that day, too. It was... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We went on the weekend fireworks cruise and had a great time. You get to see dolphins then cruise the bay up to where the fireworks are fired off. When the sun goes down the music gets turned up and disco lights get turned on so you can dance under the stars. We took our 8 & 15 year old... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2015

We took two kids (4 & 8) with us and they loved every minute. The captain let them both steer the boat - which they thought was so neat. We saw dolphins and the best fireworks show we've ever seen. The music was great and the staff was very accommodating. We will definitely take another ride when we come back... More 

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San Antonio, Texas, United States
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28 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015

We were on this tour to see the fireworks, and we did get a good view of them. The staff were friendly, but the NOISE WAS HORRIBLE. The music was continuous, loud, and unintelligible. I finally put tissue in my ears to make it through.

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Frisco, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

totally worth it, had such a fun time. the view was amazing especially of the fireworks, wish we saw the Dolphins a bit more but didn't ruin the experience. the crew was awesome especially Aron.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

Have done Captain Murphy's fireworks party cruise on four family vacations and it is always the highlight of our trip ! College and high school kids especially love it ! There are lights, great music (the best on the island) and a most hospitable staff. The scenery is majestic, the friendliness beyond compare (they personalize shoutouts, take requests, and even... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We booked the 7:00 sunset dolphin tour. Captain Murphy charges 10.00 for a cruise every place else charges 20.00 or more for. At the end of our week in South Padre my wife and I both said it was the best money we spent on our trip. I was skeptical, but we saw 15-20 dolphins. 3 or 4 ran along... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

We went on the dolphin watch at sunset for an hour. We were greatly surprised for the price. The crew was fun and knowledgable. We got amazing pictures. They answered all our questions and they gave us good recommendations for places to see in the island. So we decided to go on another ride with them, the fireworks party boat.... More 

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Fort Worth, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

we went on the dolphin and eco tour trip and had a good time. during the eco tour part not much was drugged up from net but we did get to see alot of dolphins. price was cheap and you could bring your own cooler and snacks aboard. captain and deck hand were friendly and informative

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

Took 5 families with kids on the Murphy's law for Off Shore Fishing, Dolphin Watches and Fireworks Cruise. Not sure who had the most fun, kids or adults. Truly the best boat in all fleets across the island. Already planned our next years trip!

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