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Pier Dolphin Cruises

400 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg Marina, Slip 46, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3519
+1 727-647-1538
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Excellent tour

Lasted almost 2 hours. Saw dolphins and had a great narrated tour of majestic waterfront homes... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Robert G
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Jacksonville, Florida
via mobile
Brilliant

The tour was meant to last 90 minutes but it was closer to two hours. We saw plenty of dolphins and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kay S
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Witness the majesty of dolphins up close and personal with Pier Dolphin Cruises in downtown St. Petersburg. It's fun for the entire family and adventure for all ages. Start your sea-faring experience on the M/V Dolphin Queen, a 44' x 18' catamaran that can accommodate up to 70 people. Be sure to bring a camera! You'll see dolphins and manatees in their natural habitat, a variety of native birds such as Ospreys, Cormorants, Egrets and Herons as well as the US Coast Guard base all along St. Petersburg's historic waterfront. Pier Dolphin Crises sets sail seven days a week, with trips that last up to an hour and 50 minutes! Cpt. Fred is confident he'll provide the best dolphin tour you've ever been through, and has been promoting the waters of St. Petersburg for more than 25 years. Sit back and enjoy your time with friends and family while you're told stories and tales of everything around you. Dolphin sightings are guaranteed or you will receive a voucher for your next trip free! We offer a diverse range of services to meet our customers in the Saint Petersburg, FL area. Shed the stress and worry of everyday life and enjoy a fantastic time.
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  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible7%
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Hours Today: 13:00 - 19:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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400 2nd Ave NE, St. Petersburg Marina, Slip 46, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-3519
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+1 727-647-1538

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lasted almost 2 hours. Saw dolphins and had a great narrated tour of majestic waterfront homes. Captain Fred was excellent. Very relaxing and enjoyable.

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The tour was meant to last 90 minutes but it was closer to two hours. We saw plenty of dolphins and even baby ones. They came right up to the boat. Well worth the money. Captain and crew very friendly, my grandsons enjoyed sitting at...More

Thank Kay S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thanks Captain Fred for this trip, we really enjoyed it we discovered a wonderful place at we met and raced with 2 beautiful dolphins ;) my kids Oscar and Melody did some driving boat practice too ;) thanks Captain Fred and thanks to your lady...More

Thank William V
Reviewed 9 July 2017

You must keep in mind these are wild animals in their natural habitat, so it should be mentioned we were there on an ideal with all things in our favor. We observed an estimated 40 to 50 dolphins, 2 schools of sting rays and numerous...More

Thank jameskJ239CH
Reviewed 24 June 2017

Where to even begin.... This was far and away the BEST choice we made on our trip to Tampa/St. Pete. Let's start at the beginning.. We arrived a bit early... and noticed that the parking in the marina, closest to the boat.. was all reserved/tow-away...More

Thank cd1167
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

We just finished a beautiful afternoon aboard the Dolphin Queen with Captain Fred! We saw lots of dolphins and several pods surfed with us. Our trip also included touring many waterfront areas with a very informative narrative about early St Petersburg, as well as many...More

Thank ShieliaN
Reviewed 13 April 2017

We had a great time on a wonderful sunny day! Captain Fred made the trip fun with lots of local historical information, let the kids of all ages "drive" the boat, and did a great job of staying with a dolphin that surfed along the...More

Thank Curt N
Fred D, Owner at Pier Dolphin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 8 May 2017

Hi Curt, thanks for the kind words. I'm so glad you enjoyed the trip and want to come again. Every trip is a little bit different with new things to see each time so come back to see us.

Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

After a day of training and being professionals it was great to go out cruising with Captain Fred and the dolphins.

Thank vicky f
Fred D, Owner at Pier Dolphin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you, Vicky! There is nothing like a cruise, even a small one!

Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We just came back from our 2 hour cruise with Captain Fred. We enjoyed the local and historical information he told us about as we cruised along. We DID see dolphins. It was very exciting to have 2 dolphins cruising alongside the boat as we...More

Thank Condesa O
Fred D, Owner at Pier Dolphin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you so much, Condesa. Please come back anytime you need a break from anything!

Reviewed 9 March 2017

We had a fantastic afternoon cruise in St. Petersburg harbor with pairs and trios of dolphins swimming, jumping and spouting water while parallel to our small boat and even under it as we looked down at them. We watched small planes and helicopters taking off...More

Thank Duxburygirl
Fred D, Owner at Pier Dolphin Cruises, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Thank you, Duxburygirl! I am so glad that you enjoyed the cruise. Please come back for another.

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