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About Rudee Flipper
Looking for the longest running and most experienced dolphin eco-excursion in Virginia Beach? You have found it at Rudee Tours! A dolphin cruise aboard the Rudee Flipper is the essential trip for the both the aquatic enthusiast and the fun seeking vacationer. Each 90-minute adventure is narrated by our marine experts who are ready to share their knowledge & answer your questions about the dolphins and the Virginia Beach coastline. Each cruise boat is ADA certified, equipped with a climate-controlled indoor cabin, restrooms, and offers 360-degree views of the water from the multiple viewing levels. We also have a ship store (cash or credit accepted) with a variety of hot and cold food and drink options, including adult beverages! Our trips depart from the Virginia Beach Fishing Center, located at the corner of 5th Street and Pacific Avenue along the Virginia Beach Resort area. Connect. Respect. Protect. Experience the "only way to see the sea" with Rudee Tours!
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Highly recommended. We booked the whale watching tour for around $30/person. It was so much fun. We saw 3 whales up close, and got some great shots. They have an indoor area, on the boat, you can warm up in, with snacks and drinks for sale. It doubles as a souvenir shop. We were
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Lived here, visited several times a year and never did a whale tour. This was a trip made specifically for this tour and Rudees did mot let us down. Simply amazing.
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Second time we have went. Staff are always super friendly. We saw a whale!! Check another adventure off of my bucket list.
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Fun trip! We saw several whales and had a wonderful time. The boat had plenty of seating and a warm place inside when it got cold outside. Beautiful scenery!
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They guarantee you will see a whale and we did! Dress for the weather if you think you will be warm enough - add another layer. Boat was nice and the emcee was informative. I will say it was not what I was expecting and that’s on me - not them. I was expecting whale pods and
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