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Gulf of Mexico Dolphin Cruise

Highlights
  • Destin dolphin-watching tour on the Gulf of Mexico
  • Join a tour that specializes in finding dolphins in the wild
  • Fully narrated tour provides fun facts about sea animals and Destin history
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Gulf of Mexico Dolphin Cruise
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3:30pm Dolphin CruiseMost Popular
Departs at 3:30pm
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1.5-hour Dolphin Cruise through Destin Harbor departing at 6:30pm.
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Overview
Cruising the Gulf of Mexico with a guide gives you the best chances of seeing dolphins in their natural habitat. This tour specializes in taking you straight to the dolphins, with insightful narration along the way—great value for the price. Plus, a small boat provides for a friendlier outing, making this tour particularly popular among families with kids.
What to Expect
Your tour begins when you make your way to the Destin Harbor waterfront. Meet your captain-guide and set sail in the Gulf of Mexico, admiring views of the famously blue waters and white sands of the Emerald Coast as you go.
Take photos, relax, and sip on refreshments available on board (own expense), as you cruise through the water. A small boat only allows for a limited number of participants, giving this tour a family-friendly feel—and leaving plenty of time for you to ask questions.
As your captain narrates Destin’s history and wildlife, look out for pods of dolphins in their natural habitat. This tour specializes in finding dolphins, giving you the best likelihood of seeing them in the wild.
Your tour concludes at the original departure point.
Reviews (245)
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Reviewed yesterday
Sunset cruise was beautiful

My husband and I did the sunset cruise and we loved it. We got a seat on the lower level and saw a few dolphins. Crew was very nice and did all they could to make sure everyone was having a good time.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jasmine D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile
Okay, but..

The tour was okay. We didn't see tons of dolphin, not that the captain did not try. What really bothered me is that First Mate Marcus was smoking during a good part of the 1.5+ hour trip despite an intro of rules saying it was...More

Thank adkhmschm0m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile
Terrible

I would not waste your time or money on this!!!! So boring and not very interesting!!! We saw dolphins but not interesting we saw dolphins in front of our hotel room!!!

Thank lizsH8890TL
Reviewed November 19, 2018 via mobile
Easy getaway

I throughly enjoyed my first dolphin watching tour. Captains Alex, Scott and Marcus were great! I travelled with my mom and my uncle. My Uncle isn't as mobile and uses a cane. I immediately asked would he be able to sit on the lower level...More

1  Thank tracib1913
Reviewed November 6, 2018
Very enjoyable

We enjoyed the afternoon dolphin cruise. The crew was great and provided interesting information. They also did a good job of spotting dolphins. We have done other dolphin cruises from Destin Harbor but this was the best.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank drctrigeek
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