Dolphin Watch and Destin History Cruise

SUMMER SPECIAL: Adult $20 (Reg. $28), Child $13 (Reg. $15) 10:30am Cruises ONLY! $5 OFF Adults on all other day cruises! (Sunset excluded)

The Hannah Marie runs Dolphin Cruises daily. Family owned and operated, this is an ideal way to enjoy a relaxing 1.5 hour narrated cruise watching dolphins play in their natural habitat. This boat features a glass bottom viewing area, snack bar, restrooms and an air conditioned and heated cabin.

Activity Highlights
→ 1.5 hour narrated cruise.
→ See dolphins and other marine wildlife.
→ Great for families with young children or infants.
→ Air conditioned cabin & bathrooms
→ Glass bottom viewing area and top deck observation

Please Note: You MUST book your tickets in advance to receive promotional rates.

Booking Details:

Once the tickets are booked online, please visit the Olin Marler Charters ticket booth at 102-B Harbor Blvd with a photo ID for verification. Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to the scheduled cruise time. It is highly recommended to confirm the cruise time at least 24 hours in advance.

Departure Details
Dolphin tours depart daily throughout the year other than Christmas day. Cruise times will vary during the year so please click the "Check Availability" button above for current departure times.

Duration: 1.5 Hours

Public parking is available at 102 Harbor Blvd, Destin, FL 32541 for $5-10 per car (Special event parking prices may vary). As you pull off highway 98, head over the hill down to the Harbor. Customers may park on the hill or just over it.

● 1-1.5 hour tour

● Gratuities (optional)
● $5-10 Parking Per Car
● Food & Drinks (for purchase)

● Children under 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
● The boat requires a minimum of 20 paying passengers to depart. If this is not met, a customer service rep will call to reschedule or cancel.
● Large parties over 15 are asked to make reservations at least 24 hours prior to departure.

Additional Information
● Customers are asked to bring a camera, suntan lotion, sun glasses and a small 6-pack cooler for food and beverages.
● Alcoholic beverages are allowed on the boat, but glass is prohibited.
● 98% success rate for finding dolphins on the cruise.
● The tour is wheelchair accessible however motorized chairs are too heavy to get over the ramp and onto the boat
● The tour boat has a maximum capacity of 97 passengers.
● Children under 4 are FREE, but need to be accounted for during booking.
● The boat will cruise in the Gulf of Mexico, Destin Harbor and the Choctawhatchee Bay depending on how rough the waves are. The boat does not experience much movement, but those who are prone to motion sickness are asked to take dramamine or bonine for precaution.
● This boat is equipped with a restroom.
● If weather is unfavorable and the captain calls off the tour, another day will be scheduled or the customer may receive a full refund.

Cancellation Policy
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 weather is unfavorable and the captain calls off the tour, 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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Read what other TripShock! travelers think about the Dolphin Watch and Destin History Cruise. What they loved, what they liked and what they think could be improved, it's all here to help you make the most of your next trip. Only TripShock! customers may leave reviews. Please login to your reservation to post your review.

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  • Brenda USA about 6 hours ago

    Fantastic Hosts

    Roy has definitely found his calling as the cruise host. Holy cow - he was hilarious. I would definitely recommend this excursion to anyone.

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  • Barbara Gould USA about 8 hours ago

    Dolphin and History cruise

    We had so much fun. The staff was fun and helpful. Great boat ride and we were so lucky with lots of dolphins jumping and playing.

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  • Chad USA about 13 hours ago


    My family and I enjoyed the cruise.

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  • Susan Page USA about 14 hours ago

    Hannah Marie Dolphin Cruise

    Crew of the Hannah Marie were very friendly, courteous, and entertaining! Would definitely recommend this boat cruise!

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  • Jean Levine USA about 15 hours ago

    Dolphin cruise

    Great cruise! They worked very hard to make sure we got to see dolphins. Also we were late for the cruise time we originally had scheduled because of insane traffic. They allowed us to reschedule without any hassle

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  • Erin USA about 15 hours ago

    Great family fun!

    The crew was very friendly and made sure we found dolphins!

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  • Phyllis USA about 16 hours ago

    Dolphin tour

    Wonderful experience!

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  • Ken Park USA about 16 hours ago

    Would do this again!

    This was a great trip. Lots of fun. Saw dolphins several times and a shark.

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  • Anita USA about 16 hours ago

    Dolphin Watch and Destin Historic Tour

    I loved booking with Tripshock no hassle just pick your location and pay. So easy, no waiting in lines, I will definitely use them again.

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  • Carole Howell USA about 16 hours ago


    Tons of fun and laughs! Saw so many dolphins; the captain knew exactly where to go. Will do this cruise Every time we're in Destin.

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