Dolphin Watch and Destin History Cruise

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Set out to sea in search of Destin dolphins aboard the Hannah Marie. Complete with a glass bottom viewing area, snack bar, and a climate-controlled cabin, this trip is the perfect recipe for maritime bliss. Take in scenic views of the Harbor, learn about Destin's history, and enjoy the fresh ocean air. Both convenient and comfortable, these tours depart daily and provide plenty of seating for your whole crew.

Activity Highlights

  • See dolphins and other marine wildlife among the waves
  • Glass bottom viewing area and open top deck make for incredible views
  • Narrated cruise teaches you all about the history of Destin
  • Climate-controlled cabin, snack bar & bathrooms on board

What to bring

  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Sunglasses
  • Cash for snack bar
  • 6-pack cooler with food and beverages


  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult

Additional information

  • Parking is available on-site for a fee.
  • Boat can accommodate wheelchairs but cannot accommodate motorized scooters.
  • Bathrooms available.
  • Snack bar available.
  • Alcoholic beverages are allowed on the boat, but glass is prohibited.
  • 98% success rate for finding dolphins on the cruise.
  • The tour boat has a maximum capacity of 97 passengers.
  • The boat requires a minimum of 20 paying passengers to depart. If this is not met, a customer service representative will call to reschedule or cancel
  • Large parties over 15 are asked to make reservations at least 24 hours prior to departure.
  • 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.

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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  • Navchetan Kaur USA about 5 minutes ago

    Great Crew and good experience

    We were three friends who went on this dolphin cruise. We were able to see lots of dolphins and were cruised out of the bay to the gulf.

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  • Rory Fudora USA about 33 minutes ago

    Great time!

    We had a great time aboard the Hannah Marie, the crew and captain were wonderful! We saw lots of dolphins, learned a lot about the area, and had a blast.

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  • Christy MacLaren USA about 2 hours ago

    Baby Bottlenoses

    Loved seeing the dolphins, to include 2 babies!! Beautiful day and fun times!

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  • Monica Trevizo USA about 2 hours ago


    It was amazing. Kids loved it!

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  • Dean Yoo USA about 2 hours ago

    Dolphin Cruise

    It was my first time ever on a boat, I loved the experience, I was relaxed and in awe the entire time.

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  • brenda favila USA about 23 hours ago


    It was a fun experience, saw lots of dolphins. The captain and crew members were very corteous and helpful.

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  • Tammy Torrez USA about 24 hours ago


    Had a fantastic time! Crew were pleasant and informative! Viewed several dolphins.. within 50 yards of boat! Music.. awesome choice! Highly recommended! Thank you

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  • rosa corcoles USA about 1 day ago

    Dolphin cruise experience on the Hannah

    The crew was very pleasant and provided a very worthwhile, highly anticipated safe and eventful experience.

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  • Cleveland Martin USA about 1 day ago

    Dolphin Experience

    Great show

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  • Laura Blackwell USA about 1 day ago


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