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.
  • Glass items prohibited on board.

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 preventative medicine such as 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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Review of Dolphin Watch and Destin History Cruise

  • Donna Knight USA Feb 12 2019 02:20pm

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  • Ann Yording USA about 4 hours ago

    Fun dolphin cruise!

    Had a great time on the dolphin cruise! Staff was great! Fun, family-friendly experience!

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  • Kobe Ball USA about 8 hours ago

    Great experience!

    The crew on the boat was polite and had a great attitude. Got soaking wet with the ride, which was fun & got to see many dolphins. Loved it.

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  • Cristal Heredia USA about 9 hours ago

    Great cruise

    This dolphin cruise was amazing the family had an amazing time will be returning again

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  • Kandice Lattimore USA about 9 hours ago


    Absolutely awesome thanks

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  • Jimmy Barrett USA about 9 hours ago

    Great time for the kids

    Wonderful family activity. Crew was a lot of fun and ensured all The kids got to see the dolphins. Boat is shaded which made great activity for kids with sunburn. Will say the glass bottom was not as expected. Overall great time would def so again.

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  • Gidget Walsh USA about 9 hours ago

    Sunset Dolphin Cruise

    It was incredible! Saw lots of dolphins, friendly crew and the sunset was amazing! We will definitely repeat this experience.

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  • Aubrey Angle USA about 9 hours ago


    We had an amazing time on the dolphin tour! We saw several pods of dolphins and the crew made the experience perfect!!

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  • Kristy Bright USA about 10 hours ago

    Family friendly

    Whole family had a great time. Saw lots of dolphins. The crew were all nice and helpful. It was family friendly what I was looking for.

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