Daytime Dolphin Watch by Pensacola Bay Cruises

Based on 3 reviews
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Embark on a fun dolphin watch experience with Pensacola Bay Cruises. Take a leisurely ride and see one of nature's most intelligent and playful creatures, the bottlenose dolphin. A perfect family bonding moment as you spend a gorgeous day on the water.

Activity Highlights
→ Get up close to local marine life in their natural habitat
→ Open and covered upper decks with enclosed climate controlled main cabin
→ Full concession menu with refreshments and beverages available for purchase
→ 2 hour peaceful, scenic afternoon cruise and tour

Booking Details:

After purchasing the tickets online, print off the voucher or show the confirmation details from your mobile device for entry. Please bring a valid ID.

Departure Details
Depart from behind Hemingway's Restaurant, 400 Quietwater Beach Rd, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561. Arrive 30 minutes before the scheduled departure time to find parking, check-in at ticket booth, located in front of the Shell Amphitheater.

2 Hours

Parking is free. A large parking lot is located at Quietwater Beach Boardwalk, 400 Quietwater Beach Rd, Pensacola Beach, FL 32561.

● Life jackets
● Guided tour of the waters and wildlife

● Gratuities (optional)
● Narration
● Food and beverage. Full snack bar available onboard, cash and credit cards accepted.

● No glass containers allowed.
● No smoking or vaping allowed.
● No pets, including comfort animals, are permitted. Certified Service Animals are allowed.
● No large ice chests allowed onboard.
● 2 carry-on items per person are permitted and are subject to inspection.
● Wagons of any type are prohibited onboard.

Additional Information
● Handicap accessible for wheelchairs and scooters under 32".
● Folding chairs must be bagged.
● Small bagged tents and umbrellas are allowed.
● Customers are advised to bring sunscreen.
● Plastic and aluminum bottles are acceptable.
● You are welcome to bring a small cooler.
● Bicycles are allowed.

Cancellation Policy
No refunds or rescheduling on any Specialty or Holiday Cruises. Customers may cancel at least 24 hours prior to their arrival date and time to receive a full refund minus a $5 service fee. Customers that cancel after the 24 hour period will not be eligible for a refund. If the weather is unfavorable, the tour may be rescheduled for a later time/date or a full refund will be issued. No-shows will not be refunded. Customer may make changes to the reservation without any fees as long as it's outside the 24 hour cancellation period.
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  • Marie L. about 20 days ago

    We booked a Blue Angels practice cruise. After we reached the viewing area, the Blues called off their practice. The ferry gave us the option of a refund or... Read More on Yelp

  • Robert C. about 1 month ago

    Great addition to Pensacola Great service by crew Needs to include service to the Air Museum and Perdido Pass Time to expand to high speed service,... Read More on Yelp

  • Tiff C. about 2 months ago

    ...Well, it's about time. For years I wondered why there hasn't been ferry service to one of the most beautiful spots in the world, Pensacola beach. Sure,... Read More on Yelp

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