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Dolphins Driven

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Albufeira, Portugal
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About Dolphins Driven
Dolphins Driven offers great sea adventures for over 10 years. Working together with preservation projects, we keep records of dolphins and whales sightings. Our guests will have the opportunity to experience the natural beauty of Algarve's coastline and rich sea life.
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chuckyb-64 wrote a review Aug 2019
48 contributions13 helpful votes
If you want to see the caves of the Algarve this is the trip for you. The boat is small so can go into the caves. The guide was a marine biologist so very knowledgeable. It was exhilarating and refreshing on a hot afternoon. Loved, loved this experience and it was well worth the money 39e. Got done amazing photos
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Dolphins D, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Dolphins Driven
Responded Aug 12, 2019
Dear chuckyb-64, We are glad that you enjoyed the experience. Thank you for your kind words. Kind regards, Dolphins Driven Team
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diadum96 wrote a review Aug 2019
Paris, France19 contributions4 helpful votes
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Amazing trip ! Excellent driver and good explanations of the caves. We saw many caves of the coat including Benagil. It’s beautiful ! But very fast sometimes we didn’t have the time to enjoy the beauty of the coast... We didn’t stop to swim :( and no stops in the caves also... we stay in the boat and sitted We saw many Dolphins at the end of the trip! It was windy but ok. Jackets are on board and free to protect you from the wind/cold.
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Date of experience: August 2019
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Response from Dolphins D, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Dolphins Driven
Responded Aug 5, 2019
Dear diadum96, Thank you for your comments and preference. Kind regards, Dolphins Driven Team
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catchingdreams1229 wrote a review Jul 2019
Edinburgh, United Kingdom16 contributions3 helpful votes
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This was a good boat tour, good value for money. Couldn’t fault the trip itself it was fun, we saw lots of dolphins and caves we were out for a long time. The crew were chatty and friendly, Photos at end were a waste of money, we saw tonnes of dolphins all the photos captured was blue sea, also none of me or my partner, luckily we got some of our own pics.
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Date of experience: July 2019
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Response from Dolphins D, Gestor de Relações Públicas at Dolphins Driven
Responded Jul 24, 2019
Dear catchingdreams1229, Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed the boat tour and saw plenty of dolphins. We regret that our photographers were not able to capture some of the moments you described above. As you can understand despite their effort, they won’t be able to deliver every time, as our rigid-inflatable boat make that task a bit more difficult due to space limitations. We would like to add that the photos are an extra and therefore it is up to the client to purchase them or not. Hope this helps. Kind regards, Dolphins Driven Team
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fiveinthefamily wrote a review Jun 2019
Vancouver, Canada211 contributions122 helpful votes
We left in a thick fog. Came back to reschedule after an hour trip. Then we had our two hour trip. The fog stayed for the dolphin search, then blue skies for the caves. Saw dolphins and the caves were amazing. The guide was great - very friendly and informative. We were comfortable and felt safe. They provided rain jackets and life vests. We all really appreciated that they made the decision to get us out later in the day due to fog. They didn’t have to do that. We had a very nice time.
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Dolphins D, Public Relations Manager at Dolphins Driven
Responded Jun 26, 2019
Dear fiveinthefamily, Thank you very much for the lovely comment. We are glad our team was able to work around the weather conditions and that everything worked out in the end. Hope to see you again. Kind regards, Dolphins Driven Team
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ajay1806 wrote a review Jun 2019
Crawley, United Kingdom6 contributions2 helpful votes
An amazing trip.lovely lady very knowledgeable about all the caves etc and very funny too .Great boat we were very lucky to find ourselves right in the middle of a super pod of 150/200 dolphins , we were taken very far out further than usual but were taken the extra mile to make sure we saw them . Highly recommend
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Date of experience: June 2019
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Response from Dolphins D, Public Relations Manager at Dolphins Driven
Responded Jun 26, 2019
Dear ajay1806, Thank you very much for your kind words and preference. Glad the team went out of their ways providing you the chance to see many dolphins. Kind regards, Dolphins Driven Team
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