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Boca Boat Cruises

5800 Gasparilla Road, Boca Grande, FL 33921
+1 888-416-2628
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Great time

Went to Florida to visit family and this was the first place he took us. A boat ride to an island... read more

Reviewed August 4, 2017
James N
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State College, Pennsylvania
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AMAZING!!

We went on this dolphin tour not expecting to see much, but boy were we wrong! Captain Kyle and... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2017
Jill C
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31' Eastern Boat, holds 13 passengers for an intimate lunch or sunset cruise. While traveling through the Boca Bayou and Boca Grande Isles our captains will point out different homes and businesses of interest, along with any wildlife we see. Usually dolphins jump in our wake, so make sure you bring a camera. Some of our normal destinations include Cabbage Key, Useppa, and Captiva islands. We also do private tours upon request.
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5800 Gasparilla Road, Boca Grande, FL 33921
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Reviewed August 4, 2017 via mobile

Went to Florida to visit family and this was the first place he took us. A boat ride to an island for lunch? And it was a great time, even thought there was some rain. Captain and mate were very friendly and informative. Told us...More

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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

We went on this dolphin tour not expecting to see much, but boy were we wrong! Captain Kyle and Captain Devin knew exactly where to take us to make sure we got a great show! They were very informative and friendly. Doing anything with young...More

Thank Jill C
Kathleen W, General Manager at Boca Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded August 4, 2017

Great! The kids, as well as the adults, love to see the dolphins jumping and frolicking .And we are all so fortunate to be able to have that experience. Thanks for taking the time to write a review.

Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

The tour took us to Cabbage Key for lunch. On the way back from the key we had as many as five Dolphins following us! There were three (one was a baby) on one side of the boat and two on the other side! The...More

1  Thank Marianne V
Kathleen W, General Manager at Boca Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded June 6, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Glad you enjoyed the day. Come see us again on your next trip to Boca Grande.

Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying anyone who is thinking about going on a trip with Boca Boats should stop thinking and just go! It was the highlight of our vacation. We went on the evening 2 hour trip and right from the start we were...More

1  Thank Esther M
Kathleen W, General Manager at Boca Boat Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded April 23, 2017

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. And thanks for your enthusiasm. And- you are correct. There is a great deal of satisfaction in having the ability to make people smile and to see them excited and happy. It's certainly rewarding to be...More

Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

Boat cruise was excellent Captain and his crew were amazing. Saw lots of dolphins. Really enjoyed the boat ride. Only disappointing thing was, when we got off the boat, no one seemed to know where to go to get to downtown area or beach etc....More

3  Thank Suzy-K55
Reviewed February 1, 2017 via mobile

A group of friends took a trip this week and were in awe of the beauty of Useppa. As indicated by many reviewers, seeing the dolphins play & jump right behind the boat was amazing. On our videos you can hear how excited we all...More

Thank offtask
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

The trip was changed last minute due to power outage on Useppa so went to Cabbage Key instead. Dolphin followed the boat and wake surfed...quite a treat...so close to the boat! Lunch at Cabbage Key was yummy...fresh stone crab claws..shrimp...a delicious burger. We ate at...More

1  Thank 914ej
Reviewed December 17, 2016 via mobile

We have used this boat tour twice. Last year we did the sunset cruise and this year the Cabbage Key/Useppa tour. Both trips were EXCELLENT! Kyle and Devon are superb captains and tour guides. The trip was great fun. They are "dolphin whisperers". Dolphins were...More

2  Thank MMCPittsburgh_PA
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Yet another fantastic trip on the Katara. My first review of Boca Boat Cruises was proudly the first on TripAdvisor back in 2012 and although we have returned every year since, the Katara never fails to attract beautiful playful dolphins. This is not one of...More

1  Thank Wiltshirewall
Reviewed November 19, 2016

Capt Kyle expertly guided us thru Charlotte Harbor to Cabbage Key for lunch at the inn. Have never seen so many dolphins at once! I think we counted 14 one time playing in the wake of our boat. The inn itself is a lot of...More

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Response from Suzy-K55 | Reviewed this property |
Reservations recommended if you want to guarantee a spot but if you just decide to go at the last minute, if they aren't fully booked then it's not a problem to get in without reservations.
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