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Dolphin Fleet Whale Watch

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307 Commercial St Unit 1, MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA 02657-2223
+1 800-826-9300
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Whales Galore!

We signed up for a whale watching tour in Provincetown and showed up a little early. The girls in... read more

Reviewed 16 January 2018
pvillejennie
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Plainfield, IL
Great whale watch!

I’ve gone on many whale watches over the years with Dolphin Fleet and have always had a great time... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2018
jrp113
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Bay Area, CA
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Whale watching originators of east coast whale watching since 1975. trips depart daily from Provincetown harbor. 3-4 hours in duration. booking available on-line, private chartering available. trip times vary, up to 10 trips daily during July and August Season April- October
  • Excellent82%
  • Very good13%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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307 Commercial St Unit 1, MacMillan Pier, Provincetown, MA 02657-2223
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Reviewed 16 January 2018

We signed up for a whale watching tour in Provincetown and showed up a little early. The girls in the office were great. Told us exactly what to do, when to show, and where we could run and grab a quick Lobster breakfast in the...More

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Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I’ve gone on many whale watches over the years with Dolphin Fleet and have always had a great time. You take a very scenic boat ride out to where the whales tend to congregate, spend a couple of hours out there, and then head back...More

1  Thank jrp113
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Reviewed 2 January 2018

I only gave this review 3 star to get your attention, if i could have given 10 stars i would have. Book on line to save $2 pp. Arrive a good hour or so before the boat goes so you can find cheaper car parks...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

I've seen whales in zoos before, so I wasn't really sure what to expect when seeing them in the wild. How do we find them? How many will we see? I signed up for the tour anyway, not knowing what to expect. We ran into...More

1  Thank Andrea W
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

OK, so you're told that your tour is one but the last of the season, tomorrow will be the last of the Season, so the expectation level was pretty low, and then we went out... A very entertaining and informative commentary from the guest Marine...More

1  Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

We were all looking forward to this whale watching experience. The dolphin fleet was our choice for our 3 hour whale watch tour. There were lots of people on the boat that day but there were plenty of places to sit. But once we saw...More

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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Subject line is me channeling my inner Captain Ahab, not a reflection of the service or experience. Great for a date or families with kids. On my particular trip at least 6-8 whales were spotted which is A-okay in my book! Uniquely great Cape Cod...More

Thank Ryan L
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I would recommend going at the end of the season like we did. I know that if we went during prime season we wouldn't have seen everything due to crowds. There was minimal people on board which meant that we could easily move from side...More

Thank Michelle M
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Reviewed 29 October 2017

I was a bit hesitant at 1st that we would even see anything & was I ever wrong!! Had an amazing time & got to see a large pod of dolphins & many whales!! Saw a group of 4 & then another group of 3.....More

Thank Debi P
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

We headed out on the 12 p.m. cruise during the last week before closing for the season. The boat was full (I highly recommend arriving early to get in line). Despite being late in the season we still saw 15 whales. The staff was very...More

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Kh34
11 February 2018|
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Response from pvillejennie | Reviewed this property |
Looking back, I would have been fine bringing my kids with when they were 3 year old, but mine were very well behaved back in the day. Only you would know your child's activity level. There is absolutely no room for them... More
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Brittany H
15 October 2017|
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Response from bgstout | Reviewed this property |
We went out last Tuesday (10/10/17) and we saw about 2 dozen whales. Not sure about what happens if you don't see any.
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Citycarrier11
7 September 2017|
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Response from Carla P | Reviewed this property |
Don't worry, everyone moves around.
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