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Dolphin and Wildlife Cruise in Fort Myers Beach

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Cruise out with a Certified Florida Master Naturalist Guide and enjoy this scenic 90-minute eco tour and look for dolphins, manatees, birds, and other wildlife. Perfect for wildlife enthusiasts, birders, and family friendly for any age. Tour departs Fort Myers Beach from Snook Bight marina. Restaurant on site. Coolers are welcomed too!
  • Spot manatees and dolphins with the help of a guide
  • Certified Florida Master Naturalist creates an educational experience
  • Suitable for all ages and wheelchair accessible (note upon booking)
  • Boat equipped with shaded areas and a bathroom for convenience 
  • Additional sights include mangrove islands and Lovers Key State Park
  • Ample free parking is available onsite to make traveling easier
What to Expect
Begin your tour from the Snook Bight Marina and Yacht Club. Meet your captain, certified Florida Master Naturalist guide, and your group before boarding a mid-sized boat equipped with shaded areas and a bathroom. 
Head out on the waters of Estero Bay Aquatic Preserve and neighboring Fort Myers Beach. Your captain navigates the boat to attract more dolphins to the wake, while your biologist guide provides information about manatees, egrets, and other aquatic life as you go for an educational tour experience.
Other highlights include views of Lovers Key State Park, nesting birds on rookery islands, and mangroves.
This tour concludes at Snook Bight Marina.
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Excellent tour booked a day ahead of time we had bad weather possibly coming we were told it might end early. Steve was very knowledgeable about everything and when we spotted dolphins he would turn around to check it out. It was definitely worth the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Betsy T
Reviewed 5 days ago

My family and I had a wonderful experience with Good Time Charters. We saw dolphins immediately on our cruise. We also had great luck as the dolphins decided to surf in our boat's wake offering a great opportunity for photos. Our guides were very knowledgeable...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Jransone92
Reviewed 5 days ago

A great family experience. Despite the erratic weather, Captain Steve and Laura offered us a wonderful 90 mins in the Estero Bay. Extremely well informed and insightful. Plenty of Dolphins and bird life local to the area. Would highly recomend.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank chrisbC7827XZ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

wonderful, cruise around waterways, beaches, islands, sunken ships, historical sights, wildlife, fish, etc

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank buglebatl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thank you for a nice cruise. Captain and assistant was very informative and knowledgeable and we got an lot of information about the wild-life and the area. Only minus was that it was a little bit difficult to hear the guides when the mashine was...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Flemming J
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Rhonda T
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Hi Rhonda! It’s cristina with Good time Charters. I don’t get notified when questions and messages are left here so I apologize for the late response. Please book in advance if you can. It gives us an idea of how many people... More
27 March 2019|
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Response from emkadv | Reviewed this property |
My understanding is that there is a small toilet on board for emergencies, but they do not encourage its use. I have been on this cruise a few times and have never seen anyone use it.
Lynn F
31 July 2018|
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Response from Deniseeeeeey | Reviewed this property |
The red tide did not affect the cruise it went on as planned and yes we saw dolphins
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