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 an AC cabin that has a glass panel area for viewing the water below the boat, 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 viewing area in the bottom of the boat 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 & beverages
  • Weather appropriate attire


  • Children under 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Glass items prohibited on board.
  • 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.
  • No service dogs allowed.
  • Must be 21 or older to consume alcohol.

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 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 measures.
  • Gratuities not included.

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 by the vendor. 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

  • Michelle May USA Jul 19 2019 10:06am

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  • Teresa Bailey-Welch Alabama, USA about 39 minutes ago


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  • Olga Balderas USA about 5 hours ago



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  • Dustie Goodman USA about 5 hours ago


    Very nice crew! Definitely give them a try! 2nd trip with them seen lots of dolphins!

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  • Jeff Jones USA about 6 hours ago

    Family friendly and the crew is excellent

    At first it looked like we wouldn’t see any dolphins but with an awesome crew we found some! Our 3 and 4 year old had a blast.

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  • Laura Hernandez USA about 6 hours ago


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  • Amanda Southwick USA about 21 hours ago

    No dolphins, but great ride!

    We didn’t get to see any dolphins, but the guide still gave us a great boat ride with some great history. The other guides were very entertaining as well, giving us chips to feed the birds. We got to witness a beautiful sunset too.

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  • Bonnie Carter USA about 1 day ago

    Great day for jellies!

    Wonderful crew on the boat great experience, not much dolphin activity but still a great trip. Did see lots of jellyfish which my son thought was super cool. Fun time!

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  • Sonya Phipps USA about 1 day ago


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  • Jerry Quesenberry USA about 1 day ago

    Dolphin cruise

    Great trip. We saw several dolphins. Overall experience was great. Would do it again.

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  • Chance Edge USA about 1 day ago


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