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Sand Dollar Island Dolphin Tour

Highlights
  • Get out on the waters of the Gulf of Mexico
  • Watch for dolphins with the help of the captain
  • Stop at a small island to look for shells and sand dollars
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Sand Dollar Island Dolphin Tour
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Sand Dollar Island Dolphin Tour
From US$40.00
Overview
Watch for dolphins and go shelling on a boat tour from St. Pete Beach. Aboard the Compass Rose, you'll head to a 1/2-mile (0.8-km) sand bar between Fort De Soto and Shell Island, where dolphins can often be spotted swimming next to the boat. On the island, hop off the boat for the chance to look for shells and sand dollars, or go swimming and relax on the sandy key with a picnic, if you wish. The boat will stay on the beach if you prefer to sit under its shady roof or drop-off your shells.
What to Expect
While visiting St. Pete Beach be sure to reserve your spot on this fantastic shelling and sand dollar treasure hunt!  A perfect experience for all ages, and one kids truly love.  Don't forget to keep a close eye on the water too, as there are many dolphins living close by and they can often be found jumping through the wakes as the boat passes through.

While visiting St. Pete Beach be sure to reserve your spot on this fantastic shelling and sand dollar treasure hunt!  A perfect experience for all ages, and one kids truly love.  Don't forget to keep a close eye on the water too, as there are many dolphins living close by and they can often be found jumping through the wakes as the boat passes through.
Reviews (11)
1 - 5 of 11 reviews
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile
The most fun on a boat I’ve ever had....

We did the Sand Dollar tour and saw a pod of dolphins within twenty minutes of leaving the shore. The trip was so comfortable and relaxing. Music was great. Atmosphere was awesome. Captain Rama and Kive were fantastic. They were enthusiastic and really added to...More

Thank jj269649
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile
Shell Key

We have the best time with Captain Mahi Mike and Dan. We saw dolphins, manatees, sea turtles and collected a lot of shells! We all had a great time!

Thank Eunice R
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile
Highlight of our vacation

We had an amazing time on this tour! We could not have asked for a friendlier or more knowledgeable guide than Captain Mike. We encountered a pod of dolphins on our way out who put on quite the show for us. And Sand Dollar Island...More

Thank rhigriffin
Reviewed 11 July 2018
Holiday Highlight.

Decided to go on a dolphin hunt to finish our holiday. Wasn’t disappointed in any way. Minutes from leaving the beach we were joined several times by dolphin pods who were delighted to come up close to the boat. Then visited Sand Dollar Island where...More

1  Thank David T
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile
A Trip to Remember

Wow! What an awesome experience! My family and I had the best time! The crew was super friendly and so personable. We are locals and we were very happy with this tour. They have a full liquor bar and a signature drink called “the compass...More

Thank mariahj4
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