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Jonian Dolphin Conservation

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Viale Virgilio 102, 74121, Taranto, Italy
+39 345 713 8425
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Super trip

If you visit Puglia, this is a trip you definately don't want to miss. Perfectly organized with... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Karel V
via mobile
Best dolphin watching tour ever!

These guys are passionate about conservation and the whole set up is extremely professional yet... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Luisa A
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Viale Virgilio 102, 74121, Taranto, Italy
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+39 345 713 8425
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you visit Puglia, this is a trip you definately don't want to miss. Perfectly organized with detail for all the safety precautions on board. We were very lucky; after only 30 min we already could spot the first school of dolphins. The concept is...More

Thank Karel V
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

These guys are passionate about conservation and the whole set up is extremely professional yet friendly. Be aware that Taranto is not a big tourist area and most of the info on board about the dolphins is in Italian, but despite our poor Italian they...More

1  Thank Luisa A
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Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Amazing day loved it. Informative, friendly and a great pleasure to see Dolphins in there natural environment

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

We were a group of 6 (4 adults and two kids) and spent a day (from 10.30am to 4pm). The staff was super friendly and professional, the boat clean and well maintained, the food high quality and tasty, and above all, following the magical dolphins...More

1  Thank Arnon D
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Spent the day watching amazing dolphins and having a lovely boat ride and food nibbles too. Staff were really helpful and very interesting and told us about all their research. What a fantastic experience and you know you are helping the research project too.

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Reviewed 24 September 2017

If you are looking for a group of smart, professional, dedicated conservationists - this is it! Carmelo and his crew provide an absolutely fantastic day out. Beautiful, clean and safe boat. Attention to details in terms of services offered (great lunch!). Dedication to the appreciation...More

Thank Jockey64
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Aproximately 6-hour highly recommended sea excursion in Taranto. Professional commander Carmelo, assistant Cristiana and all the staff, safety first, sun, dolphins and other sea animals, snacks and beverage, culture, entertainment for children. Practical Queries, Answers and a Quick Description for you, based on my experience...More

1  Thank DavideBongustaio
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Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

This is one of the reviews that is difficult to write. The tour starter with a little tour around the city of Taranto and it was very nice to see the city from the water. What i personally misser was a general explanation of the...More

1  Thank Marvin V
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

We were really looking forward to this trip due to the outstanding reviews but left feeling quite disappointed. We did see some beautiful striped dolphins after a couple of hours of travelling and that was amazing. But after this first sighting we turned around, ate...More

4  Thank rose r
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Reviewed 22 September 2016

After our last year visit,we decided to go again for the ferry trip and Mr.Carmelo's team. As usual,we left from Marinagri port,then travel a lot in the sea, but unfortunately no one of the dolphins show up. Just few large Tuna fishes jumped from the...More

1  Thank ov45
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jennifer w
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Response from JonianDolphin | Property representative |
Contact us with mail
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Yvo51
20 January 2018|
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Response from JonianDolphin | Property representative |
We Start the activity on May. Best regards, JDC Staff
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