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Banana Bay Tour Company is dedicated to high quality eco-tourism. We specialize in ecological tours of South West Florida, Fort Myers Beach to the South Sanibel to the West and Cape Coral to the North. Come and watch the dolphins play in our...more
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5781 Cape Harbour Dr Ste 112, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8611
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+1 239-728-8687
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Reviewed yesterday

This one and one half hour cruise was as good as it gets. Captain knew exactly where to take us for an excellent dolphin show. He aligned the boat perfectly for sunset. It was a cool night and he even had a few coats on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ron V
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The best dolphin trip for young children. Staff is so knowledable and great with kids. We all had a great time. Will definitely go again!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank marierR6136GB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the half day ecological dolphin cruise. Get the lunch. It’s well worth the $. Shelling on picnic island will not disappoint. Robert was very knowledgeable and informative about every tree, bird, fish, dolphin we saw. You don’t just have a fun ride on...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Fonda P
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Fonda: Thank you for an excellent review. Customer service is very important to us and we want everyone to have an enjoyable experience while on our tours. We take very seriously the protection of our environment and being able to share our knowledge while...More

Reviewed November 20, 2018 via mobile

We (a family with two seniors, parents, two boys 2&5 years old) had a great time on board but the bad luck that the we have not seen any dolphins (the next day we got our voucher for a next free cruise). But we were...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank 569tobiasm
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 29, 2018

Dear 569tobiasm; Thank you for your cheerful review. We love having families join us on our tours. Including the children during the tours is so much fun for everyone. They will have a story to share for a long time. We look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed November 14, 2018

What a great tour !!! RJ and Andy were great and interacted with all the guests. RJ had an excellent knowledge of the environment, sea and bird life in the area. Saw plenty of dolphins and birds heading to roost for the evening. Was running...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank cjsayman
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 15, 2018

Dear cjsayman; Thank you for an excellent review. Customer service is very important to us and we want everyone to have an enjoyable experience while on our tours. Our sunsets are magnificent and the marine and wildlife never disappoint us. We are so happy you...More

Reviewed November 4, 2018

We finished our last day in SWF with an incredible duo of knowledge, wit and expertise. The awesome weather also helped, but the amazing energy of first mate Robert and Captain Jeff sealed the experience. Blessings to them both as they sure left an impression...More

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Deb31260
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2018

Dear Huber Tribe; Thank you for an awesome review! We take very seriously the protection of our environment. Being able to share our experience and knowledge while having an enjoyable time on the tours is a plus. We are very happy you ended your vacation...More

Reviewed October 3, 2018

We are full time residents of Cape Coral and often bring family and guest along for a Banana Bay Tour. I learn something each time about the waters and history of our area from the knowledgeable captain and crew. Even if you own a boat...More

Date of experience: April 2018
2  Thank Julie K
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Dear Julie; Thank you for a joyful review; Our local residents are the best advocates for our tours. Bringing your family to enjoy our local marine and wildlife is very exciting. We also never tire of seeing the wonderful Dolphins. Thank you again for your...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018

I have done this eco tour probably half a dozen times. I love taking my guests out for this trip as it never fails to entertain and educate. The weather is beautiful and the captain is very knowledgeable.More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank Garynkath
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Dear Garynkath: Thank you for a great review. We are thrilled that you’ve joined us a half dozen times and still find our tours entertaining and educational. There is a wide variety of interesting points of interest on each trip that is new and exciting...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018

We were going to hire a boat but due to the red tide in Cape Coral at the moment decided to try a dolphin tour with Banana Bay instead. Have to say we were really pleased we did as the tour was much better than...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chassa12
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded September 13, 2018

Dear Chassa12; Thank you for a lovely review. Our local waters are home to a variety of marine and wildlife. We love to see them and share our experience and knowledge about them with our guests. Interacting and answering any questions is always a pleasure....More

Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I had a wonderful ride with a group of friends. We learned a lot about the echo system, and have a great time trolling the canals looking at all the beautiful homes in Cape Coral.More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank marileeconroy
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded August 30, 2018

Dear marileeconroy: Thank you for a great review of our Homes, Harbour & Nature Tour. In addition to our wonderful marine and wildlife, we are proud of the luxurious estates and yachts located here in Southwest Florida. We are so happy that you enjoyed the...More

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Cori83415
April 6, 2018|
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Response from piepser65 | Reviewed this property |
I think, the access from the dock to the boat maybe difficult or un-accessible by wheelchair. The boats themselves are wheelchair friendly, and I think, that the Crew are very helpfull in this case. Ask them via Email or... More
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LoriH1467
March 16, 2018|
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Response from BananaBayTourCompany | Property representative |
Hello Lori, I work most of the tours out of our Cape Coral location, please call the office at 239 728 8687 between 9:30 am and 4:30 PM and you can ask the office to be sure. Thanks Captain JR
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Lidolounger
March 14, 2018|
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Absolutely the trip is very exciting for children of all ages.
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