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“Great cruise with the kids”

Southern Star Dolphin Cruise
Ranked #17 of 192 Outdoor Activities in Destin
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: Expect a Miracle aboard Southern Star! Enjoy a relaxing 2 hour tour aboard Destin’s Original Dolphin Cruise, as seen on National Geographic Explorer and CNN Earthwatch. Join us as we cruise the pristine waters, along the sugar-white sand beaches of the Emerald Coast. Witness the Coastal Bottlenose Dolphin in their natural habitat. Family owned and operated by Captain Steve and Wendy Wilson for 20 years, our 80’ Glass Bottom Boat is all about family fun! With over 10,000 dolphin sightings, you are sure to see something extraordinary.
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been on a lot of dolphin cruises. This was one of my favorite cruises. The ship crew was wonderful to deal with. The boat was a nice size which made it was very enjoyable. We saw a lot of dolphins, sharks and a turtle. A lot of fun!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been on a few dolphins tours. And this was awesome. We saw tons of dolphins and even a few sharks!!! They were great at helping my mom who is handicapped. We will be back

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The dolphin cruise was great!! Hated for it to end. We will definitely take this cruise again! Highly recommend.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The boat is very nice and clean. Loved the covered top deck so my little one could stay out of the sun. We saw 20+ dolphins and 30+ sharks! Great experience. We will go again next time we are in town!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Overall a nice experience, was able to see dolphins, nice cruising, wish the sunset view was a little more spectacular but over all it was nice.

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