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Clearwater Encounters with Dolphins Tour

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icon1 hour 30 minutes  (approx.)
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iconOffered in: English
Good for avoiding crowds

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Overview

Dolphin encounters are quite common in the Gulf of Mexico, but this boat tour lets you get a closer look at them. Sail out towards Compass Island and keep your eyes peeled for the playful creatures while your captain provides commentary about your surroundings. Then, once you reach the island, jump in the water to search for marine life, collect shells, or simply enjoy the water.
  • Search for sea life with provided snorkel gear
  • See bottlenose dolphins in their natural habitat
  • Depart from a central location for your convenience
  • Learn about dolphins and other animals from your captain
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Use of Snorkeling equipment
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Encounters With Dolphins , 25 Causeway Blvd, Clearwater, FL 33767, USA

We are in the Clearwater Beach Marina at slips 23 and 24. Easy to find just look for the 2 tiki huts across the parking lot from the Crabby's restaurant!

This activity will end right where it started.
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 38 travelers
  • OPERATED BY Encounters With Dolphins
You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.
  • For a full refund, you must cancel at least 24 hours before the experience’s start time.
  • If you cancel less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time, the amount you paid will not be refunded.
  • Any changes made less than 24 hours before the experience’s start time will not be accepted.
  • Cut-off times are based on the experience’s local time.
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund.
  • This experience requires a minimum number of travelers. If it’s canceled because the minimum isn’t met, you’ll be offered a different date/experience or a full refund.

Learn more about cancellations.

The answers provided below are based on answers previously given by the tour provider to customers’ questions.
Q:
What is the policy on sanitization during Clearwater Encounters with Dolphins Tour?
A:The policies on sanitization are:

  • Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff
  • Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas
  • Gear/equipment sanitized between use
See all safety measures taken by Clearwater Encounters with Dolphins Tour.
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What measures are being taken to ensure staff health & safety during Clearwater Encounters with Dolphins Tour?
A:The policy on staff health & safety is:

  • Paid stay-at-home policy for staff with symptoms
See all safety measures taken by Clearwater Encounters with Dolphins Tour.

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  • "A fantastic boat ride and dolphin experience that was well worth the price!" See review
  • "I would definitely high recommend this tour to anybody because it’s very fun and relaxing." See review

Reviews

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Family fun
Heather_G
, Jul 2022
This is so much fun. We enjoyed every minute of the boat riding and getting to see the Dolphins. Then stopping at the little island and getting to go swimming or pick up shells. Take photos it was a great time this is our second time doing it.
icon Response from Host , Jul 2022
We really appreciate your return business and look forward to seeing you again!! Thank you!
star-5
Great ride to watch the dolphins
Debbie_G
, Jun 2022
Watching the dolphins jump through the waves! The kids loved it. I would recommend this to my friends!
icon Response from Host , Jul 2022
Thank you!
star-5
Amazing
Ginger_D
, Jun 2022
I love dolphins and this was a must on my Honeymoon I check out all the cruises and decided to go with encounters with dolphins and I am so happy I did
icon Response from Host , Jul 2022
We're glad you did as well! Congratulations! Thank you for spending some time with us!
star-5
Wonderful trip! The crew...
Stephanie_B
, Jun 2022
Wonderful trip! The crew was so helpful and knowledgeable. Saw plenty of dolphins. Stop at the island was nice. My family and I thoroughly enjoyed it!
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-5
Definitely worth your time!
Briona_b
, Jun 2022
The guides were very compassionate and friendly! They treat the dolphins as they deserve! The woman was very knowledgeable!
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-5
Exhilarating Dolphin Tour.
SelvynJordan
, Jun 2022
Dolphins were jumping everywhere, including families of dolphins of every size. They acted as if they were glad to see us! Very exciting trip. Thanks to the whole staff.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-5
Fun in the island and dolphin encounter!
Wedmart_W
, Jun 2022
It was a great experience! Nice crew and very accommodating. We will definitely comeback and recommend to friends and family.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-5
Awesome trip! Loved that...
Gloria_J
, Jun 2022
Awesome trip! Loved that our crew was a couple of very friendly and knowledgeable females. Would do this trip again if I am in the area. 😁
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-5
AMAZING!!
Michelle_T
, Jun 2022
Not only did we see dolphins we were also lucky enough to see a group of manatee’s!! It was amazing and our captain and guide were absolutely amazing!! Next time we come to Florida we will definitely be coming back!!
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-4
Fun dolphin encounter day
Kristen_A
, Jun 2022
Fun experience, guides were knowledgeable and very interactive. We had a very fun time. Island was small but very pretty. We saw countless dolphins and manatees
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you! We always strive to deliver a 5+ star experience. What could we have done better in order to do so?
star-5
The tour was awesome the...
Lori_W
, Jun 2022
The tour was awesome the host were awesome will be back for sure they took the time to find the dolphins and just darn sweet
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-5
Amazing experience! Saw...
Shey_O
, Jun 2022
Amazing experience! Saw so many dolphins and guides were very knowledgeable. Price was reasonable and staff was very friendly.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-5
Great experience
DrVidya_I
, Jun 2022
Was very enjoyable and they were very well informed as to Florida laws, preservation, behavioral and health of Delphine and others.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you! We have a unique opportunity to help educate the public and bring awareness to our environment and the importance of our wildlife and we love being able to pass that along to our guests in a fun way!
star-5
Excellent
Mini_M
, Jun 2022
Watching dolphins especially babies Explanation of islands, houses, dolphins View around especially house Atmosphere
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-5
It was a good time on the...
Caroline_H
, Jun 2022
It was a good time on the boat it was good to see the dolphin in the sea and the staff was great people
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-4
Great dolphin watching trip
Cynthia_C
, Jun 2022
Saw several dolphins. Beautiful day to be on the water. Staff was very knowledgeable and friendly. I highly recommend. She’ll island was smaller than I hoped with only broken and tiny little shells but fun for kids
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you! We love the island, but yes, we wish it was a little bigger.
star-5
This tour is a must!
Ryan_Z
, Jun 2022
This is the 3rd time I have gone on this dolphin tour! They are great and funny! We have seen dolphins all 3 times we have gone on this tour. The whole experience is great and that's why we have gone back 3 times now. It's just a all around fun and educational tour.
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Ryan, we really do appreciate your repeat business! Make sure you get one of our frequent rider cards!
star-5
Amazing
Maryeileen_h
, May 2022
Jessica was amazing and filled W so Much knowledge! Well worth it she knows the dolphins and we saw many! It was a wonderful experience
icon Response from Host , Jun 2022
Thank you!
star-5
Great experience 👍
Desiree_K
, May 2022
Alisa & Jessica were amazing! Great tour 👏 we got to see the baby dolphins which were so cute!😍 the ride was great.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Thank you! Baby dolphins are the best!
star-5
Amazing!!
Emi_M
, May 2022
What an Amazing Experience! Friendly & Great Staff. I Highly recommend taking this ride, you will NOT forget it.
icon Response from Host , May 2022
Thank you!

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