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“captain sherman”(120 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 sarasota bay marine life knowledgeable crew wealth of knowledge local history interesting information his assistant sunset cruise private tour pod of dolphins great afternoon within minutes local area
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We ended up on Paradise Boat Tours due to a last-minute cancellation, and couldn't have been happier. They were incredibly accommodating, especially with our large (25 person) group, and managed to get us on the water immediately. The high-wave conditions in the Gulf of Mexico...More

Thank GeoffnotJeff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OMG this was the best trip ever! We Saw so many dolphins! Great people running the boat. I have never been so happy after a trip. Thank you.

Thank Tigerh63
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic time with Chris and Jake! Dolphin sighting and a gorgeous sunset... Couldn't ask for better!

Thank LightPacker787071
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We take all our visitors from Europe on Paradise Boat Tours - and this time Jake and Chris outdid themselves, we watched a large group of dolphins up close for a long time - very special - thank you!!!

Thank DotDK
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dolphins galore, captain Chris was most knowledgeable of the waters and Beth kept on signalling dolphin sightings and photo opportunities. Will definitely repeat and bring friends along next time in LBK!

Thank Colette D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great afternoon watching for dolphins and we certainly found them! Captain Chris and First Mate Erin were full of information about dolphins and other wildlife. You could tell that they loved their jobs and that made it more fun for us!

Thank Roving694714
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Sherman and first mate Erin were very informative and quite obviously passionate about their work. We saw several dolphins and it was lovely to see that the excitement we felt, was just the same for them. We were with friends who had done this...More

Thank TricVic
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just one other couple and Captain Chris and First Mate/biologist provided us with a very informative/educational trip. Saw plenty of dolphins but water too choppy to see any other sea life. Booked online. A great 90 minutes.

Thank Mark N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jake and Chris were absolutely incredible. It was an amazing experience and will for sure come back. Don’t miss out! BOOK NOW!

Thank Emily P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Captain Chris and First Mate Jesse were both informative and entertaining! Their narrations really enhance the dolphin and Sarasota Bay experience. Strongly suggest you plan your visit to include their excursion!

Thank KathyDusaPainesville
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June 21, 2018|
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Response from Quest802884 | Reviewed this property |
I believe we paid $25 per person. And a tip at the completion
May 16, 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
November 22, 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!