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Address: 33256 Park Road 100 Sute 104, South Padre Island, TX 78597
Phone Number: +1 956-761-4243
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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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Great time with young kids!

We had so much fun with our 1, 10, and 11 year old! We enjoyed the upper deck listening to music while we enjoyed the beautiful water and dolphins! We will be back on our next... read more

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5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
meganamartin
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Johnson, Nebraska

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Johnson, Nebraska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

We had so much fun with our 1, 10, and 11 year old! We enjoyed the upper deck listening to music while we enjoyed the beautiful water and dolphins! We will be back on our next trip!:)

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San Diego, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

A reasonably priced boat trip looking for dolphins, who were not very interested in showing off that day. Friendly crew. Enjoyable.

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

enjoyed our trip...saw lots of dolphins and the eco tour was enjoyable as well. Guides were knowledgeable and friendly.

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Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent trip and fun. My family and me a had nice and safe trip. My little ones it was happyy. Thanks

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Dallas, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a blast! The boat is nicely maintained and the crew were super; friendly and professional. It really was an eco-tour With squid lizard fish and of course we saw lots of dolphins. Take this to tour!

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McAllen, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Was great and so Wonderful we had a great time and was relaxing and learned so much about spi recommended this tour price was also fair for the tour

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Yukon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Our children and us enjoyed this tour. Crew was very friendly boat was clean. We took the two hour tour and it was enough time to relax.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks guides for a lovely afternoon. The crew were friendly and helpful - the boat was A1 - and the weather was perfect.

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Brownsville, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for having Serenity HCS on November 17,2016. We would like to thank everyone for making this a great experience for our clients!

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Pflugerville, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife wanted to see some dolphins and I found the ODW online. I tried to book the Friday sunset tour (11/18/16) online but received a message to call in. I spoke with a friendly lady who told me that they did not have enough reservations yet for the tour I selected and the reason to call in. They need... More 

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