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Surf's Up Dolphin Cruises

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28101 Perdido Beach Blvd, Caribe Marina, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3225
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Great Experience!

My husband, myself, and our 9 yr old triplets thoroughly enjoyed the cruise! The dolphins swam and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jill K
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Family Fun

Great memory maker for families. The Captain and Crew are so much fun to be on the water with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Debbear
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Surf's Up Dolphin Cruises! Affordable family fun! You are guaranteed to see wild dolphins surf and play in their natural environment. We are located at Caribe Marina- 28101 Perdido Beach Boulevard, Orange Beach, Al. All trips are between a hour and a half to two hours long. We charge $12-$15 per person and kids 2 and under are free. We run Monday through Saturday. You do need a reservation, so call 251-965-7873 a day or so before you want to ride. Also, feel free to bring along a small cooler with drinks and snacks. Don't forget sunblock!
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“dolphin cruise” (54 reviews)
“large waves” (2 reviews)
“great price” (8 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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28101 Perdido Beach Blvd, Caribe Marina, Orange Beach, AL 36561-3225
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband, myself, and our 9 yr old triplets thoroughly enjoyed the cruise! The dolphins swam and jumped alongside the boat and the kids squealed with delight! We ended up being toward the front of the boat, and we're able to stand on the ledge...More

Thank Jill K
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great memory maker for families. The Captain and Crew are so much fun to be on the water with. Would recommend this for anyone who wants a fun time.

Thank Debbear
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our extended family of 8 went on the 5:30 dolphin cruise and thoroughly enjoyed it! We got to see several dolphins jumping and playing putting on a show. We ranged from 7 to 67 and all had a great time, would highly recommend and for...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

this was the BEST!!! We rode out pretty far and then the two boats got together and made awesome waves for the dolphins to start jumping!! Truly a worth it experience!!

Thank Sydney M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family including two teens enjoyed this Dolphin Cruise. We took the sunset cruise with Rowdy and Nicole. It was well worth the money.

Thank Farrah D
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Made a sunset cruise with Capt. Rowdy and Nicole. Saw plenty of dolphins along with a great tour of ono island. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Joshua C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Gad trip planned with another company but had to cancel because of Alberto. Last minute reservation with Surfs Up. Took the 10:00am o'clock tour so not as hot and grandkids would be fresh and not after a long day at the beach. They found the...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My Husband & I took this one afternoon. We had so much fun, and watching the dolphins play & jump was awesome! Captain Rowdy was a lot of fun and pointed out interesting things on the trip. I would recommend this cruise to everyone!

Thank Gina F
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic job! More visits coming, they done amazing!! Very friendly, very observant also! First dolphin cruise and they already have it beat by anyone else!

Thank Katie S
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Reviewed May 12, 2018 via mobile

Crew was awesome. We had a special needs child and the crew was so good with him. Totally enjoy the boat ride.

Thank Ted Jackie D
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April 13, 2018|
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Response from SpryOldWoman | Reviewed this property |
The boat we were on (one of two they run) had a bathroom. Don't know about the other boat.
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la0046
March 8, 2018|
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Response from Chad C | Reviewed this property |
No they will have to down a ladder into boat . But at anyway possible it would be well worth it . Very family friendly too!
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Wah0012
February 1, 2018|
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Response from Amy B | Reviewed this property |
We went on the 6pm cruise in October and it was amazing! There was tons of dolphins.
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