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Isla Tours

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“captain murphy”(13 reviews)
“eco tour”(14 reviews)
“dolphin watch”(16 reviews)
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Isla Tours offers a variety of family fun filled activities for all ages. We offer dolphin watching, sunset dolphin watch cruises, eco tours, firework cruises, port of Brownsvillke nature tours, bay and deep sea fishing. Our friendly captains and...more
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1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
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+1 956-761-4752
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All reviews captain murphy eco tour dolphin watch fantastic fireworks saw dolphins awesome tour great fun the sun set pod of dolphins fish sea life great trip boat ride highly recommend this tour dolphin cruise a lot of fun clams
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour is worth so much more than is charged. Thank goodness there was a tip jar. The captain provided such good information, we had dolphins swimming right along the boat, Josia was such a fun and interesting crew hand giving lots of information about...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Suzie H
Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Me and the wife went on our 23rd marriage anniversary and had a blast. Captain and his 1st mate ,which was a marine biologist, were very very informative and professional. Would recommend tour to anyone.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stay65568644448
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our trip. Captain and crew were very knowledgeable of marine life and dolphins. Would highly recommend.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Melissa V
Reviewed September 22, 2018

Today was rainy and windy...and we had a great time. The crew was involved, funny, and best of all: found the dolphins. They talked about the local landmarks during the quiet times and how to get the best picture. We bought our tickets from a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Ani J
Reviewed September 13, 2018 via mobile

We took the 5:00pm boat and it was so worth it! We saw so many dolphins. The captain was funny and the boat was clean. I was very impressed. And it was only $10

Thank joycebZ8113OX
Reviewed August 27, 2018

Best way to view fireworks on the bay. The price was low, the crew was great and the view of the fireworks was fantastic! Had a fun time. Highly recommend.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mycohomes
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Our family took the sunset dolphin watching cruise and it was worth every dollar! Our guides were funny and engaging and knew the area very well. We went out past the jetties a ways and rode the waves in the gulf, so that was fun!...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank jayg500
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Not gonna lie, I thought I wasn’t gonna see any dolphins, but we saw so many through the trip. The staff was very funny and friendly, and the trip was a lot of fun. I would really recommend going on this trip, it’s $10 per...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Ana G
Reviewed August 19, 2018

We visited SPI during Christmas and although the weather that year was not the best, we still had a great time during the Dolphin Watch tour. We go to see dolphins, other marine life and the tour itself was very educational and fun! We'll definitely...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Sandy G
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

Love this tour everyone was super nice and saw lots of dolphins!! I would recommend this tour. I love that the caption had tons of good jokes

Date of experience: August 2018
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bjaquez2
July 11, 2017|
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Response from JimandCarol M | Reviewed this property |
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kbw0423
July 6, 2017|
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Response from laveniar2017 | Reviewed this property |
You can charter the entire boat for 1.5 hours. I would call and ask about details.
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