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Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours

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5781 Cape Harbour Dr Ste 112, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8611
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Wonderful dolphin and shelling cruise!

We took the dolphin and shelling tour from the Pink Shell resort at Fort Myers beach. We couldn’t... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
arkruts
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Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
Ho Hum becomes WOW!

The whole family decided to go on a "dolphin cruise." I've been on boats where dolphins swam... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ConchyLee
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Springfield, Illinois
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Banana Bay Tour Company is dedicated to high quality eco-tourism. We specialize in ecological tours of South West Florida, Fort Myers Beach to the South Sanibel to the West and Cape Coral to the North. Come and watch the dolphins play in our beautiful estuaries. Your guides are trained certified Florida Master Naturalists in Coastal Environments / Wetlands from the University of Florida and we are a Dolphin SMART Approved tour operator.
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5781 Cape Harbour Dr Ste 112, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8611
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We took the dolphin and shelling tour from the Pink Shell resort at Fort Myers beach. We couldn’t have been happier with this tour. Captain Robbie and First Mate Robert were wonderful! They were both very knowledgeable and amazing with kids. They played games with...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear arkruts: Thank you for a wonderful review; Having fun while learning about our Marine and wildlife is exciting for everyone. Seeing the curious and playful Dolphins up close is thrilling as well. The children really enjoy being part of the “crew”. We greatly appreciate...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The whole family decided to go on a "dolphin cruise." I've been on boats where dolphins swam alongside. I've been in the water on a "pet the dolphin" encounter. Ho Hum. But, I threw down my money and figured I'd keep my mouth shut and...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Dear ConchyLee: Thank you for a Wow review of our Dolphin Nature Tour. This is one of our many tours where we offer the most information in a fun and exciting way for all ages. We have a wide variety of Marine & wildlife living...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This tour continues to have a surprise, this time it was numerous dolphins including two youngsters who were quite frisky plus a manatee sighting. This is a good tour for children as JR is passionate about the environment and engages the children in some of...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear madelon s Thank you for your wonderful review. We love that you return with your visitors. The children enjoy being included in the trip and it’s fun for everyone. Frisky Dolphins and Manatee sightings makes for a memorable time. Thank you again for a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our experience with Banana Bay Tour was wonderful. The boat trip had a comfortable laid back atmosphere. Lauren and Robbie, our guides, were very knowledgeable and made the trip entertaining. We saw ospreys, dolphins, brown pelicans, and many other birds as well as shelling on...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Kechiken: Thank you for sharing your Lover’s Key shelling trip with us. We have a wide range of wildlife here in Southwest Florida and we are happy that you were able to experience many of them We really appreciate your recommendation. Thank you again...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fun time. I would recommend this cruise if you have never seen dolphins before or want to see them up close or just go on a wonderful evening boat cruise that includes some dolphin and wildlife education. Staff was very entertaining and engaging with their...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Carrie K: Thank you for a delightful review of our Sunset Cruise. The playful Dolphins are always thrilling to watch, they seem as curious to check us out as we are to see them! We are very happy that you enjoyed your time with...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

We decided to go on the Ft Myers dolphin cruise. We had been on the same tour out of Cape Coral. Had a great time and my 11 year old grand daughter had a blast. Saw Dolphins and learned about them and good information about...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Dear Island-Traveler23; Thank you for an awesome review. We greatly appreciate our guests that return to enjoy additional tours and experience the wonderful sights of Southwest Florida. Children especially have a blast when they see the Dolphins and receive some fun information about them and...More

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Reviewed 4 January 2018

Captain JR and first mate Dave were great, they both had so much knowledge of the wild live. We did get to see a group of 4 dolphins. We were told if we didn't see any on our trip that we would get a voucher...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 January 2018

Dear Gail D; Thank you for a great review. The Dolphins never disappoint us and the Mangrove forest is an interesting and valuable part of our ecological system. We are happy to have shared them with you. Thank you again for a great review. Your...More

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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Captain JR took good care of us! Smooth ride, very informative crew, clean boat, good lunch and guaranteed dolphin sightings..couldn’t ask for more out of this trip.More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Dear leeleebug23; Thank you for a great review. We are very happy that you had a smooth & informative time on our Ecological Dolphin Lunch Tour. We always want our guest to experience the best of Southwest Florida’s waterways. Thank you again for your great...More

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Reviewed 31 December 2017

Fantastic trip........ We saw several Dolphins, amazing sunset and flocks of Pelicans and ibis landing to roost for the night. The captain let all of the children have a go at stressing the boat which they all loved. Highly recommendedMore

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 January 2018

Dear Sufiah W: Thank you for a fantastic review. The end to a perfect day to see the Dolphins, Pelicans & Ibis along with a majestic sunset. Life is good! Thank you for your recommendation, we greatly appreciate it. Thank you again for a fantastic...More

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Reviewed 19 November 2017

This is a great tour, we have been on it a couple of times and I would totally go again. We saw dolphin, manatee, and different species of birds when going through the mangroves. The staff is awesome...very knowledgeable and fun!! If you get a...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Dear LydaFunNSun; Thank you for a great review. Seeing the Dolphins, Manatees and different species of birds when going through the mangroves is so special. There is always something exciting to experience. Our return guests are the best ambassadors for us, spreading the happiness we...More

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frostyflorida
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Dear frostyflo; Thank you for your inquiry, but unfortunately we can only accept service dogs and they must have their proper paperwork with them. Thank you very much. Your Banana Bay Tour Company Team
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Dear wsteid, Thank you for your interest in our tours. You can bring a wheelchair on the boat but, depending on the location and tide, you might have up to 2 steps down do the dock and up to 3 steps to get on the boat... More
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