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Castle Approach, Dundee DD5 2TF, Scotland
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Dancing Dolphins

What a fabulous experience. So lucky to see plenty dolphins up close , giving us an amazing... read more

Reviewed yesterday
alisonwest1
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Dundee, United Kingdom
Day out on the Tay

What an amazing day on the day. Dolphins were performing dances for us and the close up views of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
audrey w
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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Private and commercial boat charter we do regular trips from Broughty Ferry. Dolphin trips and sightseeing. See the V and A from the Water. We can cater to your requirements. Pm us for details.
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“boat trip” (13 reviews)
“great trip” (10 reviews)
“life jackets” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Castle Approach, Dundee DD5 2TF, Scotland
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"great trip"
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"different perspective"
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"broughty ferry"
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"great fun"
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"recommend this trip"
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"dolphin spotting"
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"safety brief"
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"be booking again"
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"perth trip"
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"old harbour"
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"exciting experience"
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Reviewed yesterday

What a fabulous experience. So lucky to see plenty dolphins up close , giving us an amazing display. Also the exhilarating trip up to the V & A, up close and personal so to speak, was quite amazing. Would most definitely recommend this.

Thank alisonwest1
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Ian A, General Manager at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded today

Ah very kind! Great day to be out!

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Reviewed yesterday

What an amazing day on the day. Dolphins were performing dances for us and the close up views of the V&A and just fabulous. I would highly recommend everyone to try this experience.. fantastic xx

Thank audrey w
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Ian A, Owner at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you! Dolphins put on an amazing display!

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Reviewed yesterday

Fantastic trip with our friends on The Pirate Boats Tay trip today. We saw many Dolphins playing close to the boat and exciting close up views of the V&A building and surrounding area. This trip was Amazing 10 out of 10.

Thank jaw600
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Ian A, Owner at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you😊 was a great day for it!

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Reviewed yesterday

This was our second trip with Pirate Boats and it was even better than the first a year ago. We had a tour of the estuary, down to the oil rigs and the V&A. We learned a lot about both of these and it was...More

Thank Mioauw
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Ian A, Owner at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you. Comments from your daughter really special😊

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had the most fabulous trip up the Tay- absolutely awesome- thoroughly recommend ( and already have done ) to everyone- great scenery and informative guys with plenty of banter and fun- this trip is a must! Ps:we were the couple at the back - steve...More

Thank Christine T
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Ian A, Owner at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Haha get his tickets and he’s on!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic boat trip by Ian on sunny day in May. We saw dolphins and the V&A and some lighthouses on route. A great way to explore the estuary and an informative tour.

Thank Hazel a
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Ian A, Owner at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Very kind words!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous time with Nick and Ian. Seeing Dundee and its ongoing waterfront regeneration and especially the VA from the water was amazing. I look forward to trying the Dundee-Perth trip, or take visiting friends to do the Tayside trip again. We didnt...More

Thank Elibaba
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Ian A, Owner at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the kind words!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tremendous trip today. Sadly no dolphins seen but that gives us a reason to go back. Go on this trip, you won`t regret it.

Thank Doonhamer58
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Ian A, Owner at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you!!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Got on fast rib at Broughty Ferry quay after donning life-jackets and getting safety brief. We had two autistic kids with us - pilot couldn't have been more thoughtful. Out to estuary first to get closer to dolphins feeding - pilot knew the river and...More

Thank dunedinbubo
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Ian A, Owner at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Loved seeing the pleasure it brought to your kids. Hopefully a special memory to them😊

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Thrilling speed boat trip on Sunday eve, saw lots of dolphins and a seal, very exciting. Thank you for an amazing time.

Thank lauraP8309TC
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Ian A, Owner at Pirate Boats, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for a great review. Sunday was an awesome day!

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lamore79
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Hi yes no problem. Just pointy heels are an issue for the boat 😊
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