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The Original Dolphin Watch

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Address: 33256 Park Road 100 Sute 104, South Padre Island, TX 78597
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One of the most unique activities on South Padre Island is the dolphin...

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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My girlfriend and I went on the original dolphin watch and enjoyed it very much...the boat tour guides were awesome....best part was the eco tour

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Reviewed 2 days ago
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San Antonio, Texas

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San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I went on the original dolphin watch and enjoyed it very much...the boat tour guides were awesome....best part was the eco tour

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Leiwisville
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The trip started out good we saw some small dolphins. But..... when we to sail farther the boat began to go up and down pretty rough. And me and others with me got sick. About that time we were ready to go!!!!! 30 minutes would have been enough for us!!!!!!! The crew was very nice. We just didn't enjoy the... More 

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Thank Vanessa F
Houston, Texas
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We saw lot of dolphins that day, it was rotal 2hrs of cruise. We went ther with Family and friends ,

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Thank Md A
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My son loved the eco tour and dolphin watch! There were some great memories made! I would recommend this to anyone going to South Padre Island!!

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Thank 250sarahz
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second time going and we plan on making it a weekly thing. We have seen dolphins each time we've gone on the eco tour.

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Dallas Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Crew was great. They love to be asked questions...even gave us tips on local restaurants. Knowledgeable and friendly. Skillful captain. You'll be captivated. Very affordable. 27.00 for two.

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Thank Kevin G
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The kids had a wonderful time. We got to see several dolphins. The staff was so friendly and accommodating They had 66 5 year olds and no one was hurt or lost Thank you so much for such a great experience

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Texas
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I highly suggest you go on this tour. My daughter, grandsons znd I took the eco tour. AWESOME! The captain and were great.

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South Padre Island, Texas
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I came to SPI for our honeymoon so I planned our trip in advance. (I've left reviews on multiple activities) we booked this last minute. We were going to book with another dolphin watch but I'm glad we didn't. The crew was friendly and we got to go out further than the other boat we almost booked... More 

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Vienna, Missouri
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved doing this dolphin cruise. We were able to see a lot of dolphins in the bay. They came right up to the side of the boat.

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