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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Review of Dolphin Watch and Destin History Cruise

  • Tammy Torrez USA Apr 22 2019 12:25pm

    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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  • Jonathan Gray USA about 3 hours ago


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  • Alberto Solorzano USA about 5 hours ago


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  • Maria Crutchfield USA about 7 hours ago


    I loved the trip out , we seen dolphins , the ocean was beautiful! Will go back again.

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  • Dora Techeira USA about 7 hours ago


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  • Janet Mustaniemi USA about 7 hours ago


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  • Roya Marsh USA about 7 hours ago

    Great Experience

    The ride was fantastic with upper and lower levels. The crew was very nice and had everyone’s safety as a priority. Amanda was a wonderful source of information and help. Be sure to tip!

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  • Roxann Trosclair USA about 22 hours ago


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  • Christopher Funderburg USA about 23 hours ago


    The cruise was amazing, the water was a little choppy but the captain handled it well. Great times.

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  • Romandrius Young USA about 1 day ago


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  • Kathy Saldana USA about 1 day ago

    Always a Great Ride

    As always, the Captain delivered an interesting and fun look at the area with a good finding of dolphins. The Gulf was ROCKY, but the crew made sure everyone was okay with staying out. IT WAS GREAT!!!

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