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.
  • Children under 4 are FREE, but need to be accounted for during booking.
  • 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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  • Rajasheker Chittanur USA about 4 days ago

    Good Dolphin watch and Golf tour

    Had good time. Got a chance to see manyyy dolphins!!

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  • Florida about 9 days ago

    Amazing Experience!

    I really enjoyed the dolphin cruise With the Olin marler crew. The crew was very personable and knowledgeable about the area and the animals. They did a great job of locating the dolphins and engaging with the for a great experience..... The boat was clean, as well as the restrooms. There were snacks and drinks available at a reasonable price and plenty of places to sit in and outside of the cabin. It was definitely an amazing experience.

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  • Florida about 9 days ago

    Amazing Trip!

    My husband and I had the greatest time on this amazing trip with Captain Roy and his deckhand Bud. From the beginning Ms. Kristy was helpful and got us our tickets quickly. They were all very knowledgeable, professional, and informative with the added benefit of finding dolphins. There were several dolphins to be seen and the sunset was beautiful. We will be recommending this beautiful trip to friends and family!

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  • Donna Knight USA about 10 days ago


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  • Don Guenther USA about 14 days ago

    Dolphin watch Destin

    Crew was friendly, fun and conscientious! We saw many dolphin and had a great time. Thanks

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  • Kathleen Oman USA about 14 days ago


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  • Evan Owens USA about 14 days ago

    Awesome Family Fun!!!

    My wife and I took the kids out for a good time and they loved it! The crew was great! The Skipper made it really fun, he gave us a great history of the area and he tracked those Dolphins down like a champ. I also am impressed with the professionalism of the crew. I definitely recommend this activity for everyone!

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  • Jocelyn Stecker USA about 14 days ago


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