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Address: South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
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Isla Tours offers a variety of family fun filled activities for all ages....

Isla Tours offers a variety of family fun filled activities for all ages. We offer dolphin watching, sunset dolphin watch cruises, eco tours, firework cruises, port of Brownsvillke nature tours, bay and deep sea fishing. Our friendly captains and crew work to ensure your family has a safe and fun trip. Our vessels are safe, clean, and US Coast Guard approved. Private party trips available. Let us take care of you and your family while on vacation... Your adventure starts with us!

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Dolphin Watch Eco Tour of South Padre Island
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We took the Port of Brownsville tour. This is a 4 hour tour that travels the channel from South Padre Island to Brownsville. Captain Murphy and Greg? checked to make sure... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 19 January 2017
Elizabeth H
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Minnewaukan
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Minnewaukan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We took the Port of Brownsville tour. This is a 4 hour tour that travels the channel from South Padre Island to Brownsville. Captain Murphy and Greg? checked to make sure everyone was having a good time and answered any and all questions. They even turned around twice to retrieve hats that had blown off. (wear hats with chin straps).... More 

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

My hubby and I were vacationing in South Padre and wanted to do a dolphin/eco tour. We went through the choices and found Isla Tours. It said it could not be booked online if it was less than 48 hours and that we needed to call to make arrangements if it was less than that. I called and booked the... More 

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4 Thank Colleen213
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2016 via mobile

The captain and the mate were great,. We saw a lot of dophins,. The whole trip was fun, will sure to visit again.

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1 Thank Hari R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Great staff Great sales rep....and great captain and first mate absolutely loved it 😍❤️very educational and very interesting

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Joplin, Missouri
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Greg the deck hand was awesome!!! The captain Patrick was so accommodating. Would go back anytime. The dolphins were very abundant. LOVED IT!!!!!!!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

Most fun someone can have standing in the front of a boat. We saw dolphins within a minute of leaving the dock! The captain and first mate were full of knowledge and information about the bay, the gulf, the commerce and economy.The captain took us out into the Gulf while providing seafaring tales. Then into the channel. Dolphins, pelicans, birds... More 

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Thank Chris P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Awesome. No complaints. Be sure to bring a tip. They earn it. Clean boat. Added bonus was an excellent view of the setting sun.

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Hurst, Texas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016

We were able to see many dolphins during the dolphin watch/sunset cruise. Definitely worth the VERY reasonable price we paid! Captain and staff were knowledgable and friendly.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

Awesome company Highly recommended over Breakaway tours. Great staff, excellent value for the money!

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Fort Worth, Texas, United States
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

I bring a group of family and friends, usually about 18 or so, to South Padre Island every year. We stay for a week and do all kinds of fun things, but the highlight of the trip is the sunset and fireworks cruise on Murphy's Law! Captain Murphy and his crew always roll out the red carpet for us! The... More 

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