We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Alboran Explorer

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Alboran Explorer
Booking unavailable on TripAdvisor

Want similar options you can book now?
All photos (73)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“saw dolphins”(8 reviews)
“boat trip”(12 reviews)
“friendly crew”(5 reviews)
Enjoy the sea as never before!!!!1h30mn a wonderful boat trip along our coasts with the incentive to sail with the dolphins and different cetaceans in the area.An unforgettable experience for the whole family.Disfruta del mar como nunca!!!!!1h30mn...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
See all hours
Puerto de Fuengirola, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
+34 635 87 95 98
Reviews (108)
Filter reviews
82 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewssaw dolphinsboat tripfriendly crewsell drinkscommon dolphinslovely tripmorning triphour minstop deckhalf price voucherdolphins swimmingticket officetakes photosgreat value for moneynatural environmentcaptainboats
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 82 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took this trip out with the family. 8 of us in total with a wheel chair. It cost €15 each and well worth it. Staff were all very friendly and helpful. They had a toilet on board and ice lollies, drinks crisps etc. We...More

Thank Jane V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

September 1st 2018 went on the dolphin boat alboran express was told lots of different things when in feugirola but it lived above our expectations.about 25 mins in to journey lady shouted dolphins and there was about 10 all stayed with the boat about 20mins...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had an 1100hrs trip, arrived and bought tickets from The kiosk. Parking next to the site but expensive! 5.10€ for 3hrs, boat is well looked after and not an expensive trip for a family of 3. We did see dolphins so we didn’t need...More

1  Thank Lee-digger Mash... W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on 15 August on the 5pm sailing. We didn't get to see dolphins but our group enjoyed the boat trip anyway. Our ticket was stamped but we didn't have time to go again. The crew said dolphins were more likely to be spotted...More

Thank Fj4s
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We were a family of four, children aged 6 and 10. We were on boat for an hour an 20mins. The crew tried so hard to spot the dolphins by communicating with other boats and having captain and another team member using binoculars. The dolphins...More

Thank Sam H
Reviewed July 22, 2018

We went on the 11 am sailing and the sea was slightly choppy, but was fine. The staff were very pleasant and knew where to go to find the dolphins, We stayed watching them for a while and then followed the dolphins as they followed...More

Thank Maria K
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Loved our recent visit with my family. We went on the 11am sailing. We were all excited about seeing dolphins an weren't disappointed. On the boat photos were taken and offered us print outs to buy. Definitely do it again

Thank Paul T
Reviewed July 21, 2018

The boat ride was a good experience but we ended up slightly disappointed by the actual dolphin sighting. the trip is supposed to be 1 hour 30 mins but we were still travelling further out after an hour. when the captain finally said he could...More

Thank SixtyOne
Reviewed July 12, 2018

Good staff, friendly etc and nice boat. Family of 5 and no dolphins :-( Now I do know that it is not staff fault if Dolphins are on lunch break but offer of 50% reduction on repeat visit bit stiff tbh. Have done trips elsewhere...More

Thank Ray D
Reviewed July 12, 2018 via mobile

Chose this trip due to the great reviews however we were left a little disappointed. They promise to give you another trip for half price if you don’t see dolphins. I almost wish we didn’t as it took so long to find them we only...More

Thank Bealfamily004
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 35 hotels in Fuengirola
Hotel Las Palmeras
1,487 reviews
.11 miles away
Hotel Apartamentos Pyr Fuengirola
672 reviews
.14 miles away
Hotel El Puerto by Pierre & Vacances
306 reviews
.16 miles away
Hotel Agur
119 reviews
.19 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,139 restaurants in Fuengirola
LoLa Cafe Bar
179 reviews
.08 miles away
Pizzeria Ciao Italia
375 reviews
.04 miles away
The Waterfront Bar & Grill
512 reviews
.00 miles away
Bambu Cafe Restaurant
58 reviews
.07 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 186 attractions in Fuengirola
Sould Park
185 reviews
.16 miles away
Paseo Maritimo Promenade
345 reviews
.09 miles away
Pirate Parasailing & Watersports
515 reviews
.13 miles away
Jet Watersports
161 reviews
.15 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Christine H
April 27, 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Christophe L | Property representative |
Hi, in this tome of the season we have 1 trip/day at 13h every days. During the week the chances to see dolphins are very high but we can't guaranty 100%....
Google Translation
August 19, 2017|
Response from Odyssey802897 | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine so - probably better to check with them? I emailed them and Christophe responded very quickly.
July 2, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Christophe L | Property representative |
Hi, Prices for adults: 15€ Children's: 8€ (5 to 11 years old) Children's under 5 years old: Free Our trips are 1h30mn duration. Regards,
Google Translation