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Cetacean Cruises

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Dolphin / Nature Tours : Our 2 hour tour takes you to see our resident Dolphin Pod in the calm waters of the Bays of Orange Beach, Alabama. After learning about the dolphins and taking lots of upclose pictures, we then take you into our beautiful...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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4673 Wharf Pkwy West, Located at The Wharf Entertainment District on the West side of Marina, Orange Beach, AL 36561-9604
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+1 251-550-8000
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All reviews nature cruise captain charlie hour dolphin catamaran sailboat spectacular sunset relaxing cruise bring sunscreen take turns snacks and drinks numerous dolphins highly recommend this cruise wolf bay saw dolphins knowledgeable crew taking pictures sunset sail his assistant
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a tremendous time out on the Nature/Dolphin cruise. Staff is knowledgeable on local birds, environment, etc. The dolphins were out and very active - we have tons of priceless video and pictures. Our teenage daughters rated this outing as the highlight of their...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jeremy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I have done this cruise 3 times. One time we took my Dad, One time we took my cousin and this time we took my Mom and Nieces and Nephew. Every time has been a time to remember!! This is a cruise...More

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Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Purpledeskee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went on the 2 hr dolphin cruise twice. Both times we saw dolphins, many dolphins, riding in the wake of the boat, following barges and playing! The captain is very knowledgeable of the wildlife in the area and has worked with dolphins, so has...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank Susea82
Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our time with the crew aboard the dolphin excursion, Captain William and Breezy were very knowledgeable about the dolphins and other wildlife in the area. We learned a lot about dolphins that we never knew before. Lots of great photos taken.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank T9929HGrobertw
LisaL6858, General Manager at Cetacean Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2018

Thanks so much for sharing your experience with us. We do have an awesome crew. Please visit us again!

Reviewed November 25, 2018

Fantastic trip, my 3 grandchildren ages 11 to 8 greatly enjoyed the trip, plus it was very educational. Kids enjoyed driving the boat, learning about dolphins, and of course watching several dolphins within 10 feet of the boat. Highly recommend this fun outing .

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Edjohnston502
LisaL6858, General Manager at Cetacean Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded December 1, 2018

Fabulous!!! Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We hope you will visit us again!

Reviewed November 22, 2018 via mobile

We took our two teens (freshman and senior) on this cruise and we all enjoyed it. We saw way more dolphins than we expected to. The captain was a thirty plus year veteran of all things dolphin, and did a great job making the your...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Dave W
LisaL6858, General Manager at Cetacean Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2018

Awesomeness Dave! We are so thrilled that you and your family enjoyed the cruise. We hope that you will visit us again! Thank you for sharing....

Reviewed November 18, 2018

Boat ride was very smooth and stable. Got to see a lot of dolphins up close to the boat. Saw different wild life and learned a lot about each one by the tour guides. I highly recommend this tour. It’s educational and great fun for...More

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Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Trip07750621702
LisaL6858, General Manager at Cetacean Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2018

Thank you for sharing your experience with us! This is the kind of review we strive for! Please visit us again!

Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic time with Carrie and Will! My Jr Captain can’t stop talking about her afternoon on the cruise! We learned more about dolphins than we have on multiple trips to aquariums (where we’ve swam with them) and got to see a whole...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Grownupfangirl
LisaL6858, General Manager at Cetacean Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Wonderful!!! Thank you so much for sharing with us! Please do come back and cruise with us again!

Reviewed November 12, 2018

I, my husband, daughter & 9 year old granddaughter took this tour Sunday afternoon. We visit this area often, but this was our first time to book a dolphin cruise & Cetacean Cruise was perfect. We were warmly welcomed by Carrie & Will, who were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Ann C
LisaL6858, General Manager at Cetacean Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Wonderful! Thank you for sharing your experience! This is the kind of review we strive for. We are truly Blessed to have Captain Will and Carrie on staff. Please visit us again.

Reviewed November 10, 2018

If we could give 10 stars...we would. We booked a wedding cruise and it was so much fun and way beyond our dreams. Everyone enjoyed themselves tremendously and the captain and crew were wonderful!!! They made our day much more special and we couldn't have...More

Date of experience: November 2018
3  Thank Carol V
LisaL6858, General Manager at Cetacean Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded November 13, 2018

Carol- We are so pleased that your wedding was a beautiful and memorable one! We really enjoyed working with you. Thank you for choosing us to be a part of your big day. We hope you will come sail with us on your anniversary every...More

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ibrittney
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There is a covered area for shade and comfortable seating. I would suggest calling ahead about minimim age. This is about a four hour cruise. Enjoy your time on the gulf.
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