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Address: 951 Bald Eagle Drive, Rose Marina, Marco Island, FL 34145
Phone Number: +1 239-642-6899
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A National Geographic approved tour, we see dolphins on every trip up-close...

A National Geographic approved tour, we see dolphins on every trip up-close and personal. Join the crew of the Dolphin Explorer cruising the waters of Marco Island in search of dolphins as part of the only dolphin research study in Southwest Florida. On our trip, you will visit rookeries, estuaries and a barrier island that you can explore and shell. Two trips daily, seven days a week. A fabulous family adventure.

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Amazing Outing

Had a fantastic trip on The Dolphin Explorer Project! My 5 yr old niece and even her father had a wonderful time. Lots of dolphins and the shelling was great. Even saw a manatee... read more

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5 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Naples, Florida

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had a fantastic trip on The Dolphin Explorer Project! My 5 yr old niece and even her father had a wonderful time. Lots of dolphins and the shelling was great. Even saw a manatee with a pup. The crew are amazing!!

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Grove, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we have been on several dolphin tours and this is by far one of my favorites they are very informative and care about what they are doing. I will do this tour over next time i am in naples.

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Farmingdale, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a great experience. Saw lots of dolphins. Very memorable excursion for kids. Guides very informative.

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

It was such a great experience! We had never seen dolpinhs before and it was so stunning to see them in their natural habitat. We can only recommend it.

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Schaumburg
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a great time viewing the dolphins and learning more about each individual we saw. I would recommend to anyone to take this trip

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Plantation, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We did this with our Big 3 Grandkids and they loved it. It is enjoyable and educational and a ton of fun. The boat ride is fun and seeing the Dolphins and learning what these folks do is super.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My first time seeing dolphins up close! Captain Bob revved up the boat's engine, and invited the dolphins to follow us. They did, and jumped about the boat's wake and frolicked. Great photo ops. Captain Bob, our guide, was highly knowledgeable of much of the wildlife in the area. He was fun to listen to, and we came away with... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Team was professional and extremely knowledgeable. Choose them because they study/preserve Dolphins, not just site-seeing tour. They have high resolution camera and printed photos right on the boat for everyone to take home. Plus provided guide books with pics of many of the Dolphins they are studying, gave out badges to the youth, and nice netted shell bags, for the... More 

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Newtown, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great trip for young & old alike. The guides were friendly and encouraged participation of the passengers. They had activities for the little ones and gave them praise for their participation. We were able to see dolphins, manatees and a variety of birds. It was a very enjoyable trip for me and my 18yr old daughter. We... More 

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Miami
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a great experience !! The kids enjoyed the flyer and watching out for dolphins. They were super excited specially when they found one that had a similar fin that was on the book.

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