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The Dolphin Explorer

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Marco Island, FL, USA
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About The Dolphin Explorer
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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Barbara C wrote a review Yesterday
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We saw a group of 8 dolphins playing. Then they followed and jumped the wake from our boat. Naturalists Bob and Captain Eddie were excellent making sure we knew where to look and what we were seeing, i.e. mud flats, Ospreys, dolphins, and various other birds. Very educational as
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Joe H wrote a review Yesterday
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We had a wonderful time with our family. Bob, the naturalist, was very knowledgeable and hospitable. The boat was super clean, shaded, and large enough for social distancing. We saw lots of dolphins and stopped for shelling. The kids were engaged the entire time. They received
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Chelsea wrote a review Aug 8
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Definitely one of the best tours i’ve ever taken, we saw almost 20 different dolphins. Everyone was super attentive and great and over all. I really recommend it!
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Cindy Lieber wrote a review Aug 6
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We have taken this cruise four times once each year with Captain Bob. It’s truly the best cruise. You see plenty of dolphins as well as other animals an birds. They make the experience interesting for the adults and fun for the kids. Everyone really has a great time. Very very
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Date of experience: August 2020
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Dallas5Star wrote a review Jul 2020
Frisco, Texas25 contributions6 helpful votes
We were on a family vacation visiting from Texas and this excursion was amazing! We saw about 15 different dolphins up close and jumping behind the boat. The tour was lead by a great Captain and naturalist. It's one of the best wildlife experiences we've been on. I highly
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Date of experience: July 2020
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