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Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours

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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 days ago via mobile

Jay was our guide and he was knowledgeable and took his time to make sure we saw the animals. Not just Dolphins but Manatee and iguana. Well worth it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Florence L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Captain Jay and Mallory were fun guides when we took our sunset and dolphin tour early January. Saw birds, dolphins and manatee. It was a great sunset and we appreciate his knowledge of the area and had a history lesson too! (And some local food...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tahoecowgirl
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for your 5-star review and recommendation! We think Captain Jay is a "hoot", too, as well as an amazing Captain! We hope you will visit us again on your next trip to Fort Myers Beach!

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We saw all the animals we hoped to see! Captain Jay was great! Kept us laughing, engaged, was very knowledgeable! My 5 yr old had a great time as well. There are life jackets on the boat, but also you can ask for one ahead...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank stephaniegN1237UV
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review, Stephanie! We appreciate your comments regarding life jackets for the little ones (and grown-ups, too!) and are happy to hear your 5 year old had a great time! We hope to see you again on your next visit!

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I have been on this cruise three times now. When family come to visit, I love to take them because it is ALWAYS a good time at a very reasonable price.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Ezzella
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We appreciate your return visits on the Estero Bay Express and are delighted to hear your guests enjoy the trip, as well! We look forward to seeing you again this season!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jay was a great captain and guide. Saw several dolphin groups, including mom with new baby, and about a dozen manatee in a small cove.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Joanne G
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the 5-star review, Joanne! We appreciate your comments and hope to see you again on your next visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jay was so great! We had a wonderful time! Highly recommend. Saw many dolphins, manatees, iguanas, and many different birds. My kids ages 1-8 all loved it too.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Rachel K
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the recommendation, Rachel! We are delighted to hear you had a wonderful time and that your children loved it too! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome tour with Jay, saw dolphins up close, beautiful sunset and he was so sweet to my kids. Highly recommend!!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank kausarj
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the recommendation! We appreciate your comments and thank you for choosing us to sail with us!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Captain Jay and Mallory! We had a great time! Friendly, knowledgeable, and fun. We had a great trip! Saw manatees, birds, lizards, and the best part dolphins!! Lots of dolphins! Watching them swim in the wake was fantastic!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Melissa T
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are so happy to hear you had a great trip, Melissa! The Estero Bay is a great place to see our wildlife in action and it sounds like you were able to see much of it! We look forward to your next visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Captain Jay and Mallorie were fantastic guides. Saw dolphins and manatees. Even made them surf behind the boat. Brought my 5 month and 23 month old with no hassle. Recommended for families. Important to make reservations because the boat was sold out.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Milo B
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for the review, Milo! We think Captain Jay and Mallory are fantastic, too! We are delighted to hear your family had a great experience and we look forward to seeing you all again on your next visit!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Seeing dolphins was the one thing I wanted to do most and we saw 3. Captain was great, funny and knowledgeable

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Notadventurous
Peggy321, Guest Relations Manager at Estero Bay Express Dolphin & Sunset Boat Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

We are so glad to hear you were able to fulfill your wish to see dolphins! We hope you will come back and visit them (and us) again soon!

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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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