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Dolphin Dhow Safaris

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Address: Avinida Marginal 329, Vilanculos 1304, Mozambique
06:00 - 23:00
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Dhow to Magaruque

More shelter needed from the sun on the island, and more time should be allowed for snorkeling. Snorkeling felt very rushed and was done last thing before we left the island... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2017
Acle, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a speed boat trip to Paradise Island, and it was worth every penny, The staff that took us out were friendly, and made us a wonderful meal to eat on the beach.

Thank Teresa20Norwich
Acle, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 31 January 2017

More shelter needed from the sun on the island, and more time should be allowed for snorkeling. Snorkeling felt very rushed and was done last thing before we left the island. Lunch was good.

Thank 45427
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

If snorkeling is a big part of your trip, go with an operation that knows the tides. We had at least 1 full hour less time on the islands and water than other operators. Important when you factor the cost. Go to Zombie Cucumbers to see the full range of operators before you make a decision.

1 Thank Peter C
Alberton, South Africa
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

We were greeted by friendly staff and briefed on the day events. We arrived at Bazaruto Island were we stayed and walked the dunes and swam in the ocean. It was very hot and windy the day we went. We only had one shade area for quite a number of people and no toilet facilities. ... ..... not great when... More 

1 Thank Vanessa B
Johannesburg, South Africa
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2016

My wife and I went on the booking Bazaruto Island & 2-mile reef tour. That's the best snorkeling we've ever done. Beautiful reefs and coral which you see quite clearly. Bazaruto island was amazing and the lunch delicious. We loved it so but we chose to go back the day after. My camera wasn't working, but Jeff, the manager was... More 

Thank Tim M
Maputo, Mozambique
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 October 2016

My choice to know better all the islands in Bazaruto archipelago. Junior, the owner is always strugling to get the best program for everybody. Thanks a lot for the expirience and all the best until soon I hope....

Thank pedro7neves
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7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely off the scale mental as fook bootifool views. No seriously, my girlfriend and I went on two and both were incredible, the first time we swam with dolphins and the second we went to one of the most beautiful places I've ever been Also they provided one of the best meals of the holiday, incredible fresh crab, BBQ barracuda... More 

Thank Max C
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7 reviews
Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We were lucky enough to get a calm, sunny day for our trip to the archipelago with dolphin Dhow. Junior will show you prices for different trips and I highly recommend you take in as much of the islands as possible! We had a guide and a skipper/chef all to ourselves for the day. Bottle-nose dolphins, flamingoes and an amazing... More 

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30 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

This could have been a great trip....we had booked on a snorkelling tour to Bazaruto with the nicest possible group of Spanish people. But..... On arrival the guy in charge (Junior) initially refused us entry as he didn't believe we'd made a booking. He was rude from the beginning. Plus he was wrong on the booking front:) It's a good... More 

Thank Dave_Coz
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

While visiting Vilanculos, we planned to do snokkel trips to "two mile", Bazaruto and Magaruge. We make contact with Junior as soon as we arrived in Vilanculos and he was helpful in every way. We thought that he run an excellent business from beginning to end. The people who took care of us, communicated well. We knew at all time... More 

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