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Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours

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Lots of fun.

Just love it. Great experience. We saw dolphins and manatee. Lots of information about islands and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
dorotap376
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Florida
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Ahoy Dolphin Lovers!

This cruise was fantastic! The captain and his first mate were hysterical, we had a great time... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Sarahr05e
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Washington, Maine
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Come Discover Fort Myers Beaches finest natural treasures aboard the Estero Bay Express. Try one of ours narrated tours of Estero Bay’s tropical oasis. Look for manatees, dolphins, birds and other wildlife in their natural habitat.
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7225 Estero Blvd, Behind Santini Marina Plaza, Fort Myers Beach, FL 33931-4707
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just love it. Great experience. We saw dolphins and manatee. Lots of information about islands and birds and etc.

Thank dorotap376
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you for the five-star review! We appreciate your sailing with us and hope to see you again on a future trip!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This cruise was fantastic! The captain and his first mate were hysterical, we had a great time playing music trivia and cruising around the bay scouting for dolphins! We were blessed to have a huge dolphin pod follow us around the entire cruise, they really...More

Thank Sarahr05e
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review, Sarah! We appreciate your sailing with us and are thrilled to hear that you were able to see the dolphins and manatees at play. We will pass your comments on to our team members and look forward to seeing you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sunset cruise was awesome!! My five grand kids including a toddler had a ball. Thanks Captain Justine for showing us a great time. The tour was informative, and we saw loads of dolphins. Don't waste your money on any other tour. This is the real...More

Thank ElaineTampa
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5-star review, Elaine! We are delighted to hear that your grandchildren had a great time and that they were able to enjoy our Estero Bay wildlife! We look forward to your return visit!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Anyone coming to Fort Myers Beach who is thinking of taking a boat trip, this is the one to do! Excellent value for money, Captain Dennis did a fantastic job taking us on a beautiful boat trip dolphins included. His first mate Mallory did a...More

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Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the 5-star review, Kerry! We are delighted to hear you had a wonderful family experience aboard the Estero Bay Express and at Fish-Tale Waterfront Dining. We will share your kind words with our team members and hope you will visit again on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Dennis does a great job finding the dolphins. I recommend sitting near the front of the boat but you can see from everywhere. Most of the time the dolphins were in front of the boat at least on ours. Nice calm ride. Worth the...More

Thank Wattsmom
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your compliments on Captain Dennis! We are happy our dolphin friends came out to play while you are onboard!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Capt. Justin knows his stuff:wildlife,ecology, marine and area info! Dolphins followed the boat’s wake, an osprey munching fish on a piling, a dog park on the beach. A great 90 minutes.

Thank cynji2018
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5-star review! As a Florida Master Naturalist with a specialization in Coastline Ecology, Captain Justin will be excited to hear that you enjoyed the tour. We hope to see you on a future visit!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I wanted to enjoy one last sunset the last night of our stay on Ft Myers Beach and knew that my 10 year old granddaughter would enjoy seeing dolphins. We decided to book the Estero Bay Express at Fish Tale Marina and really enjoyed both...More

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Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5-star review! We are happy to hear that you had a fun time with your granddaughter on the Estero Bay Express! We hope to see you on your next visit to Fort Myers Beach!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took the family out on a dolphin tour. The captain was entertaining and we saw several dolphin. Nice boat ride.

Thank John H
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for sailing with us on your family vacation! We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your trip and we look forward to seeing you on your next visit!

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

This was our second tour of the day. Our daughter really wanted to see a dolphin or a manatee (both if possible). Our first tour we felt like they didn’t go out of the way to try and find anything. They showed us expensive house...More

Thank tlds65
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Thank you for sailing with us again! We are delighted to hear your family were able to enjoy our beautiful Estero Bay and see our dolphins at play!

Reviewed July 10, 2018 via mobile

A great adventure! If you are looking for a boat ride where you can see some dolphins up close, and see a beautiful sunset from the boat, then I’d recommend the sunset dolphin cruise. It is 1.5 hours of beauty and excitement. Captain Dennis is...More

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Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded July 16, 2018

Thank you for sailing with us on our sunset tour! We are delighted to hear you had a great adventure and look forward to seeing you on your next visit to Fort Myers Beach!

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Vicky Y
March 29, 2017|
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Response from GeorgetteG | Reviewed this property |
Google that name and go to their website and follow the trail for booking a cruise. That will lead you to the price and calendar for what days the cruises are available. They vary.
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carolescarr
January 10, 2017|
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Response from theptaks | Reviewed this property |
Does go year round. Snacks and water good idea. Sunscreen also. It was a great trip. The dolphin cruise is also a good deal.
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