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The Dolphin Explorer

#4 of 86 Tours in Marco Island Features Animals
951 Bald Eagle Dr, Rose Marina, Marco Island, FL 34145-2303
+1 239-642-6899
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We would recommend this attraction to anyone. We have excellent pictures of so many dolphins. We... read more

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Stacy P
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Big Bend, United States
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Although very hot on the boat on a early August morning, we saw lots and lots of dolphins. The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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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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951 Bald Eagle Dr, Rose Marina, Marco Island, FL 34145-2303
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+1 239-642-6899

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Reviewed yesterday

We would recommend this attraction to anyone. We have excellent pictures of so many dolphins. We will definitely recommend and bring our friends back for the adventure.

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Reviewed 4 days ago

Although very hot on the boat on a early August morning, we saw lots and lots of dolphins. The captain and naturalist were very good and informative. They stop the boat when the dolphins are close letting you see them up close and personal. They...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 5 days ago

A fun excursion for all ages! You will have fun looking for dolphins, shelling and getting photos to remember all the fun you by!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Usually I am somewhat critical towards these tours overpriced etc. But this one was really different. Still high in price but you get a great 3hr tour, education for the kids, stop on an island and plenty of animals...plus a test for the kids and...More

Thank Thorsten S
Reviewed 1 week ago

A family centered outing, Dolphin Explorer was informative, entertaining and we even had a chance to get off the boat and search for shells! The Captain was great with our grandchildren and I would definitely recommend it!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Captains Bob and Mike made our trip so much fun as well as educational for all ages. These guys seem to really enjoy their jobs! So different than other "tours" that nickel and dime you after on board; water/soda provided free, netted bag for collecting...More

Thank 739vickiec
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an excellent time on this excursion. A great experience for children and my kids absolutely loved it. See you next year.

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Thank iannu3
Reviewed 1 week ago

A 3 hour boat trip with expert guides to see wild bottle nosed coastal dolphins. An informative time with the team and fortunate to see about about 8. Trip includes information on the individual dolphins, stop off at a small island to collect shells and...More

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Thank J W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been on a few dolphin tours before. This was the best one. Captain Bob and naturalist Bob were excellent guides. Price is a little higher than others, but totally worth it because there are free drinks on the boat, free pictures, a stop...More

Thank guest2009
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great morning , but could not see the eyes if the dolphins , service is quite nice and the guides helpful and professionals

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Gina I
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Response from MaryViktoria | Reviewed this property |
The trip was 3 hours long. They offer a trip in the morning and one in the afternoon. We took the 1 pm - 4 pm trip.
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