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“captain sherman”(119 reviews)
“saw dolphins”(82 reviews)
“great tour”(38 reviews)
We are a 28 passenger power catamaran. Covered and padded seating. Also, for those cooler months we are wind protected. 95+% of tours see dolphins! Running daily and sunset tours which are BYOB. We'd love to share with you the beautiful intracoastal...more
200 Bridge St, Bridge Street Pier, Bradenton Beach, Anna Maria Island, FL 34217-2467
+1 941-465-8624
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All reviews captain sherman saw dolphins great tour highly recommend this tour marine life knowledgeable crew wealth of knowledge sarasota bay local history interesting information his assistant sunset cruise pod of dolphins great afternoon within minutes local area minute tour
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lots of fun. If you are looking to see dolphins go here. If you are looking for a thrill ride, not the tour. It’s a calm pontoon boat ride. Staff was great, friendly and knowledgeable.

Thank R980YUbrucer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So glad our granddaughter visiting from Maine wanted to take this tour. Best. Time. Ever. Chris and Jake were great, full of info about the area and made sure we saw everything. Saw possibly the best sunset we have ever seen from Longboat Channel. Make...More

Thank Anne G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on the 3pm tour today. Had a great time. Chris and Jake looked after us on the boat. They were both very informative about the the area and about the sea life and wildlife. They took extra time and extended the tour to...More

Thank Stay55181
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time on the boat tour and saw dolphins multiple times! We learned some awesome facts about manatees, dolphins, and sharks from Erin. Mike did a great job of making sure we were safe and he had a great sense of humor....More

Thank Bekah J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a great time on this tour, the guides were very knowledgeable and interacted with the guests the entire time. They extended our tour by a few minutes to make sure we saw some dolphins up close. The price was great and we will...More

Thank gistta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just left the dock and had the BEST time on our sunset cruise tonight with Chris and Tristen. We went for my moms 65th bday and saw tons of dolphin activity - Chris is so knowledgeable - and a beautiful sunset with lots of...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a lovely 90 minutes out in the bay with Cpt. Chris and his son. Chris is very knowledgeable and gave out loads of information about lots of different things making it an interesting tour. We were fortunate enough to see quite a few...More

Thank tannietwee
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an excellent adventure! Captain Chris and 1st Mate Jack are the best guides one could have! They have excellent knowledge of the areas history and Maine life. Both are super friendly and create a very laid back, entertaining excursion. They alloweda child from...More

Thank sherryholland0219
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a delayed review. Went to AMI back in July and this is always a Must for us... The captain and Jess were so wonderful, knowledgable, and really care about the ecosystem and environment. They stopped to pick up trash whenever they could. They...More

Thank RebeccaL4013
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited the island in August. Went on the trip and had an amazing time. We would highly recommend this trip to anybody visiting Anna Maria, it is value for money, very informative and a wonderful experience. Don't miss this trip!!!

Thank Kazthebird
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Carol D
22 June 2018|
Response from Quest802884 | Reviewed this property |
I believe we paid $25 per person. And a tip at the completion
17 May 2018|
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Response from Alicatred | Reviewed this property |
We went on the sunset cruise, not only did we see many dolphins.... we saw a beautiful sunset and got fantastic pictures of both
22 November 2017|
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Response from dorine p | Reviewed this property |
No this is a dolphin watching cruise where they are in their natural habitat. You are pretty much guaranteed that you will see dolphins as well as ma manatees. This tour is very informative!