We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dolphin Explorers

Features Animals
| Marina de Cascais, Loja 11, Cascais 2750-800, Portugal
+351 966 079 248
Website
Share
Save
Review Highlights
Great experience.

Very helpful and informative. They said it would be for about 2 hours but because they were unable... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
kevans731
,
Liverpool, United Kingdom
A trip that our family will talk about for many years to come!

A great morning spent looking for dolphins. And, we found some! Captains Rui and Jorge worked... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
HeatherfromNH
,
Rome, Italy
Read all 57 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Dolphin seafaris tours, Fishing tours, Sailing Tours. Tours para ver golfinhos, Pesca embarcada, Barcos a vela, Speedboat. Paseos de lancha para veer delfines, Pesca.
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
Closed Now
Hours
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
| Marina de Cascais, Loja 11, Cascais 2750-800, Portugal
CONTACT
Website
+351 966 079 248
Write a ReviewReviews (57)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
All reviews
"common dolphins"
in 3 reviews
"pod of dolphins"
in 3 reviews
"life jackets"
in 3 reviews
"hour trip"
in 3 reviews
"exciting trip"
in 2 reviews
"rib ride"
in 2 reviews
"return next year"
in 2 reviews
"via facebook"
in 2 reviews
"speed boat"
in 2 reviews
"great fun"
in 2 reviews
"skipper"
in 3 reviews
"thrilling"
in 3 reviews
"feeding"
in 2 reviews
"waterproof"
in 2 reviews
"leaping"
in 2 reviews
"shop"
in 3 reviews
"safety"
in 2 reviews
Filter

1 - 10 of 35 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

Very helpful and informative. They said it would be for about 2 hours but because they were unable to find the dolphins they kept going and we were out at sea for about three hours. When we found them it was amazing and we had...More

Thank kevans731
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great morning spent looking for dolphins. And, we found some! Captains Rui and Jorge worked hard to ensure that we saw dolphins and also made every effort to make this a safe and fun excursion. We were lucky enough to see several dolphins swimming...More

Thank HeatherfromNH
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This trip was the highlight of our holiday. Both the staff in the shop and the guys on the boat were friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable. We went out for a couple of hours on a RIB which was awesome in itself. The guys knew exactly...More

Thank BeenieB
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
See more reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This boat trip lasted about one hour and fifteen minutes, rather than the two hours of some other people. We saw the dolphins relatively rapidly, so I guess the guides didn’t want to stay out too long. It would have been nice to hear a...More

Thank ferry41
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The experience was fantastic from start to finish. We were told about the types of dolphins we might see and where they congregate. Our guides found a pod with more than 50 common dolphins who swam around us. Everyone from the person manning the shop...More

Thank Yeatsey1
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 11 July 2018

We had a fabulous morning with dolphin explorers (2 adults and 2 five year olds). Would highly recommend doing it. Met at 8:45 to be kitted out with life jackets, etc. The skipper explained the spots that we would visit to try and find the...More

2  Thank Pinkchocolatestar
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

My 10-year-old daughter and I really enjoyed this tour. In fact my daughter was so excited I had to tell her to stop leaning over the side of the boat to get closer to the dolphins. She now wants to use her pocket money to...More

3  Thank Anna F
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 15 October 2017

An absolute must do whilst in Cascais. Great company, very reasonably priced, easy to reserve your spot you can contact them via Facebook. The RIB ride is so much fun, it had us all squealing with excitement. But of course the highlight was the dolphins....More

Thank Jodie0
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 23 September 2017

If you love to watch dolphins in their natural habitat and want to have 2 hours of fun, with a kind and very professional team, then this is a must-do experience. All starts with a very friendly welcome at the shop in the Marina, detailed...More

Thank sluni211
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
DolphinExplorers, Gerente at Dolphin Explorers, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2017

Hi, Thank you for your kind words. Best regards, Joao

Report response as inappropriate
This response is the subjective opinion of the management representative and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Recently experienced the dolphin boat tour with my family and i cannot recommend this company highly enough, made us feel very welcome and valued adapting the tour to suit my little nephew as he did not enjoy the high speeds of the boat. Seeing the...More

Thank sammyqueen22
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC.
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 40 hotels in Cascais
Pestana Cidadela Cascais
1,550 reviews
.21 km away
Vila Gale Cascais
1,162 reviews
.34 km away
Farol Hotel
887 reviews
.37 km away
Grande Real Villa Italia Hotel & Spa
2,361 reviews
.45 km away
Nearby Restaurants
5 Sentidos - Casa do Largo
1,268 reviews
.34 km away
Valerio
284 reviews
.14 km away
Restaurante Maria Pia
605 reviews
.16 km away
Hemingway Cascais
857 reviews
.09 km away
Nearby Attractions
Marechal Carmona Park
517 reviews
.26 km away
Centro Historico de Cascais
5,929 reviews
.50 km away
Museu Condes de Castro
298 reviews
.21 km away
Museo do Mar (Museum of the Sea)
127 reviews
.46 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Lesley M
9 April 2018|
Answer
Response from Jodie0 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am not sure if you have been able to contact dolphin explorers as your question has come to me, I am a previous customer and had reviewed them. I can’t recall the cost but it was not expensive. Yes you can prebook in... More
0
Votes
Rochelle24
25 August 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from aljutikov | Reviewed this property |
Yes, we did it in October the first time around and saw dolphins. It was all good in terms of the sea conditions and weather-just very windy. Joao (the captain) advised us to call him the day before to confirm the the time... More
1
Vote