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The Original Dolphin Watch

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South Padre Island, TX, USA
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About The Original Dolphin Watch
One of the most unique activities on South Padre Island is the dolphin watching tour. South Texas is a year-round home to several large pods of dolphin and The Original Dolphin Watch is your ticket to viewing them in all their natural splendor. One of the most memorable activities you will take part in while visiting South Padre is a cruise with us. Share the thrill of meeting bottle nose and spinner dolphins in the wild and experience the unique bond and kinship they inspire in mankind.Dolphin Watch TourDolphin Watch Eco-TourDolphin Watch Sunset TourDolphin Watch Fireworks Tour
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The Original Dolphin Watch Eco Tour

We are a top rated activity for South Padre Island. Our dolphin watch and eco tour is available year-round and is great for all ages.
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2 hours
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Dolphin Watch & Eco Tour 11am - 12:30pm

Benefit from the knowledge of a local skipper to find the best wild dolphin-watching spots off South Padre Island on this cruise. Savor the salt air as you visit sites favored by pods of dolphins; and watch for bottlenose and spinner varieties, turtles, and seabirds in their natural habitat. Learn about the wildlife from the crew and get up-close to marine life gathered from and quickly returned to the sea.
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2 hours
from $13.00

Dolphin Watch Sunset Tour 4:30pm - 6:30pm

Make the most of South Padre’s sunsets and dolphin-spotting opportunities by combining them in a single boat tour. With views of the sunset from the water and a local skipper to take you to prime dolphin locations; it’s a fun, easy way to experience two natural wonders. Look for wild spinner and bottlenose dolphins, turtles, and pelicans; and view catch-and-release marine specimens before they’re released back into the ocean.
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2 hours
from $16.00
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The captain and crew were great and we saw lots of dolphins, plus they showed us areas around the island and the sunset over the water was awesome.
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Amazing!!! Especially for family with little children the gentleman were extremely kind and the Captain was awesome! We got to see the dolphins and it was awesome!Highly recommended!!!! Will definitely come back !!!
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The staff was so friendly & nice...they explained everything that was going on. The boat was clean & the views were amazing!! We saw several different groups of dolphins at play. Definitely worth every penny!!
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Great experience! Plenty of dolphins, great weather, boat was spacious, crew was very friendly, fireworks were impressive - really great value for 2-3 hours! Highly recommended for a memorable evening in SoPa.
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Took our grandkids on this over the holiday weekend and was very disappointed. Did not see many dolphins, no good catch of marine life in the net to show during trip, and the price of drinks/snacks was over priced. My grandchildren are 2, 9, and 11. The 9 and 11 year old were
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