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Red Dolphin Sailing Charters

Marina Riviera Nayarit, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle 63550, Mexico
+52 322 194 7286
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This is a fabulous Marina. So many different beautiful big and small water crafts. The full moon... read more

Reviewed April 5, 2018
Victoria P
the most amazing day

My family and I spent the day with Captain Mike, Johnny and Rafael. It was the end of the season... read more

Reviewed April 4, 2018
melissa k
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We specialise in day cruises on Banderas bay Mexico, we offer a more relaxed and congenial atmosphere that can only be achieved with smaller groups. Come and join us for a Whale watching cruise or a trip to the remote village of Yelapa, snorkel at the Islas Marietas or enjoy our sunset cruises.
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Marina Riviera Nayarit, La Cruz de Huanacaxtle 63550, Mexico
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+52 322 194 7286
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Reviewed April 5, 2018

This is a fabulous Marina. So many different beautiful big and small water crafts. The full moon shining on the Marina water looks like glass. The view, the people, the serenity and the peacefulness in this area is breath taking!

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Reviewed April 4, 2018

My family and I spent the day with Captain Mike, Johnny and Rafael. It was the end of the season but with much effort Johnny found us the whales!! The kids were so amazed and after spending 13 days in the area this day was...More

1  Thank melissa k
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Reviewed March 21, 2018

For the third time this season, we booked sail with Red Dolphin Cruises for their Whale Watching trip. For the third time this season, the cruise was really special. Captain Mike, Michelle and Johnny are truly fantastic. They know exactly where to sail in order...More

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Reviewed March 19, 2018

One of my favorite things to do when traveling to the Bahía de Banderas is to get out on the water and and see the whales up close and personal. We saw several whales with their calves and came across a small pod of dolphins...More

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Reviewed February 28, 2018

Just got back from 12 glorious days in Bucerias MX, 1 of which was spent with Captain Mike, Michelle and Johnny on the Indian Summer. The day was perfect. We had a group of 6 and enjoyed a day sail to Yelapa that included whale...More

1  Thank colorado4932
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Reviewed February 18, 2018

I took two trips with Captain Mike in January/February this year, and both were fantastic. One was for whale watching. Mike had told us there were lots of whales this year, and we must have seen most of them, at times there were whales on...More

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Reviewed February 18, 2018

Loved our whale watching experience so much we did it twice! Mike, Michelle and Johhny were the most welcoming and gracious hosts possible and the whales, mantas and Dolphins were incredible as was the mid Banderas bay swim. Can't say enough good things. Genelle and...More

1  Thank Thies1958
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Reviewed February 11, 2018

We just had the best experience ever today, saw whales, dolphins, sea turtle, and more whales! It was an absolutely beautiful day, Captain Mike and his crew are awesome, drinks and food were great, only 14 passengers in total, great companions, could not have asked...More

Thank kannmarchanty
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Reviewed February 8, 2018 via mobile

Captain Mike his crew of Michelle and Johnny made the cruise simple wonderful! They took us to the areas in the Bay so we were able to see the Humbacks in action! Red Dolphins crew was totally attentive to us throughout the cruise and made...More

Thank Darcy E
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Reviewed January 31, 2018 via mobile

Why a great day. Mike, Michelle, and Johnny treated us to a wonderful half day cruise to see whales out on Banderas Bay. The whales were jumping and splashing and very numerous - quite an experience. It was also so much better to be part...More

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nnf2015
January 15, 2018|
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Response from Stacy M | Reviewed this property |
Our 8 hour tour to Yelapa Bay was $125/per person. I know he likes to have 8-12 people on the boat so he may add another party to your excursion. I do not know pricing for the shorter tours. Captain Mike is very... More
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realmexico
October 3, 2017|
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Response from Mike B | Property representative |
Hi, Last Cruz is our home port but we occasionally pick up from Nuevo Vallarta.
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