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Nags Head Dolphin Watch

#4 of 24 Tours in Nags Head Features Animals
7517 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9162
+1 252-449-8999
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Wonderful trip

We have been wanting to do a dolphin tour for a long time and finally took advantage of this. We... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Saw a lot of dolphins

Had a great time on the dolphin watch tour. Did not take long to see lots of dolphins all around... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Thomasville, North Carolina
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7517 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9162
+1 252-449-8999
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been wanting to do a dolphin tour for a long time and finally took advantage of this. We did see dolphins and had a wonderful tour of the area. Would recommend the Nags Head Dolphin Watch to all ages.

Thank farmgal4947
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great time on the dolphin watch tour. Did not take long to see lots of dolphins all around the boat. Did not get to close so all we saw was body's and fins. They were not leaping out of the water that day....More

Thank Stmwatch
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We weren't one of the lucky groups who found dolphins right away, but Captain John and Elena persisted and they delivered after over 90 minutes of searching. Don't be concerned about the photos. The boat is stable and plenty big enough. Seats were comfortable and...More

Thank Bruce L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Nags Head Dolphin Watch is a great experience for all ages! You will learn about the dolphins and also get to see them in their natural habitat. It took us awhile to find them, but when we did it was so worth it! Highly...More

Thank Cindy A
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We went as a group of 10, ages 3-71. The captain kept us entertained while searching for dolphins, and Jess educated us on dolphins throughout the journey. We thought we'd see dolphins from a distance but nope, once sighted the captain got us right up...More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My entire family from 3 to 70 really enjoyed their time on the dolphin watch! The crew was great, we sat by the captain and he was told us interesting facts and really impressed my 3 year old. We saw a few groups of dolphins,...More

Thank sdadig
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

The dolphin watch was absolutely outstanding. I was amazed to find that we had a few marine biologist hosting the tour that provided a wealth of information about the dolphins as well as the outer banks environment. We saw a large number of dolphins after...More

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

This was a very good choice. It was raining but it didn't matter. We saw a group of young dolphin playing (tossing around a fish). Knowledgeable captain, first mate and intern.

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 20 April 2017

We were getting a little nervous with 5 kids and 6 adults that all that money was paid and we may not see any dolphin. Of course, every tip of a wake looks like a dolphin fin, so it is hard to spot. We were...More

Thank Amber H
Reviewed 8 November 2016

After having watched Indo-Pacific humpback dolphins in Hong Kong, I have looked forward to having another dolphin experience for a long time. This trip to Nags Head was so amazing. It could be close to the pretty dolphins and enjoy sea views.

Thank CiCiWong0822
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Tammy L
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Response from C H | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is a very tiny bathroom. No sink. Our four-year-old had to use it too!