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Fins to Feathers

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500 S Point Dr, South Padre Island, TX 78578-3705
+1 956-299-0629
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Yet another amazing trip

Where to begin.... You can now book online which was such an easy process and so much more... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Seabreezebeachresort
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South Padre Island, Texas
Lovely morning watching the dolphins

Great small tour that respects the dolphins and their survival. Boat gets up close and dolphins... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Hogiepaw
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Plano, Texas
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SMALL GROUP DOLPHIN TOURS Fins to Feathers is committed to education and conservation through experiential learning. We create the experience of observing wild and free bottle nose dolphins in the Lower Laguna Madre Bay. We have been using the Laguna Skimmer, our 35' Catamaran to provide this service for 18 years and the dolphins know and love us….
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“captain paul” (69 reviews)
“dolphin tour” (69 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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500 S Point Dr, South Padre Island, TX 78578-3705
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+1 956-299-0629
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Where to begin.... You can now book online which was such an easy process and so much more convenient. Both Captain Paul and Heather were so knowledgeable about the surrounding area and each pod that we came across. You could tell how much they cared...More

1  Thank Seabreezebeachresort
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great small tour that respects the dolphins and their survival. Boat gets up close and dolphins feel safe. Lots of information and good cause. Plan to buy a shirt or posters to further help their cause. This is the tour to take to avoid the...More

Thank Hogiepaw
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were looking for a tour that was truly friendly to the dolphins and environment and that's exactly what we received with Fins to Feathers. Paul and Heather were so knowledgeable about the animals and the area. You could feel the love and compassion that...More

Thank Charlotte W
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The husband and wife team that ran our tour were knowledgeable, entertaining, and conscientious of the kids. The boat was perfect for for our 4 and 7 yr olds first trip on a boat. Not to mention the combination of Captain Paul’s knowledge and a...More

Thank jamrabuk
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We took our 2 kids (ages 7 and 11). The trip was just our family. We had a wonderful time!! Paul and Heather really knew their dolphin and bird facts!! The boat was clean, well kept and ran smooth. We saw so many dolphins and...More

Thank RyanShannon F
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved this trip! The boat ride by itself was worth it! The captain was very knowledgeable about the wildlife seen and the dolphins were absolutely stunning! Loved that it was a small tour, just my husband and I and one other family. We would...More

Thank Malia B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took our 3 kids (11,8,4) on an afternoon dolphin cruise. Paul and Heather were knowledgeable about the area and the wildlife including the birds and dolphins. We saw several pods of 2-3 dolphins, one single that came right up to the boat and a...More

Thank Alison J
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Small tour, only takes 6. Knowledgeable guides. Highly recommend. We went on the 2 1/2 hr fins and feather cruise. Birds were somewhat sparse during the heat of the day in July. Only negative, a bit difficult to locate.

Thank SouthTexasReddog
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I went on this dolphin watch. I called since there were only two of us and we got put together with two others. We love the small tours because you aren’t run over by rude customers like on the large dolphin watches/tours....More

1  Thank shassell06
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tour may not be fancy, but the personable, knowledgeable and energetic tour you’ll get from this team can’t be beat! This teams knows thier dolphins! In fact, they can recognize them, and even have given some of them names. You’ll also get a detailed...More

Thank Brandon P
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HotMom69
7 July 2018|
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Response from Heather L | Property representative |
Yes we can. We have a lot of bigger groups that don’t want to take the big boats with 90+ people. Feel free to give me a call to discuss options. (956) 299-0629. Heather Lacy Fins to Feathers
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dmart26
22 June 2018|
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Response from Heather L | Property representative |
You can book online at our website, on our Facebook page, or call me anytime at (956) 299-0629. Look forward to hearing from you. Heather Lacy Fins to Feathers
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leahleffingwell
20 June 2018|
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Response from Heather L | Property representative |
He is most welcome on our boat. Look forward to meeting him and sharing the magic of our home and friends with him.
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