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Dolphin Dhow Safaris

#10 of 17 things to do in Vilanculos Features Animals
Avinida Marginal 330, Vilanculos 1100, Mozambique
00258 844624700
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A great day out!

Took a trip to Benguerra Island on one of the Dolphin Dhow boats. Bento prepared a delicious meal... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Karen A
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Trip to Paradise Island.

We had a speed boat trip to Paradise Island, and it was worth every penny, The staff that took us... read more

Reviewed 18 April 2017
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Avinida Marginal 330, Vilanculos 1100, Mozambique
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took a trip to Benguerra Island on one of the Dolphin Dhow boats. Bento prepared a delicious meal when we arrived on the island. A great day out.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 18 April 2017

We had a speed boat trip to Paradise Island, and it was worth every penny, The staff that took us out were friendly, and made us a wonderful meal to eat on the beach.

Thank Teresa20Norwich
Reviewed 31 January 2017

More shelter needed from the sun on the island, and more time should be allowed for snorkeling. Snorkeling felt very rushed and was done last thing before we left the island. Lunch was good.

Thank 45,427
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

If snorkeling is a big part of your trip, go with an operation that knows the tides. We had at least 1 full hour less time on the islands and water than other operators. Important when you factor the cost. Go to Zombie Cucumbers to...More

2  Thank Peter C
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We were greeted by friendly staff and briefed on the day events. We arrived at Bazaruto Island were we stayed and walked the dunes and swam in the ocean. It was very hot and windy the day we went. We only had one shade area...More

1  Thank Vanessa B
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My wife and I went on the booking Bazaruto Island & 2-mile reef tour. That's the best snorkeling we've ever done. Beautiful reefs and coral which you see quite clearly. Bazaruto island was amazing and the lunch delicious. We loved it so but we chose...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 17 October 2016

My choice to know better all the islands in Bazaruto archipelago. Junior, the owner is always strugling to get the best program for everybody. Thanks a lot for the expirience and all the best until soon I hope....

Thank pedro7neves
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely off the scale mental as fook bootifool views. No seriously, my girlfriend and I went on two and both were incredible, the first time we swam with dolphins and the second we went to one of the most beautiful places I've ever been Also...More

Thank Max C
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a calm, sunny day for our trip to the archipelago with dolphin Dhow. Junior will show you prices for different trips and I highly recommend you take in as much of the islands as possible! We had a guide...More

Thank edh1983
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This could have been a great trip....we had booked on a snorkelling tour to Bazaruto with the nicest possible group of Spanish people. But..... On arrival the guy in charge (Junior) initially refused us entry as he didn't believe we'd made a booking. He was...More

Thank Dave_Coz
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