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Dozens of dolphins & amazing guide!

Dr. Michael Poole is the South Pacific's leading marine mammal expert and his dolphin & whale... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2017
Afaye_mattia
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Jersey City, New Jersey
Fun and educational experience!

Dr. Michael Poole is not only extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the whales and dolphins... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2017
kseph
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Northampton, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

Dr. Michael Poole is the South Pacific's leading marine mammal expert and his dolphin & whale watching tour does NOT disappoint. I was hesitant as I thought the tour might be boring or uneventful and both were not true at all. Dr. Poole is extremely...More

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Reviewed 13 January 2017

Dr. Michael Poole is not only extremely knowledgeable and passionate about the whales and dolphins of French Polynesia, he is an excellent communicator and his enthusiasm is contagious. We saw multiple pods of dolphins right off the island and learned about their behavior, biology, and...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

Dr. Michael Poole and his team were knowledgeable, fun, and created an amazing experience whale watching with a humpback. One of the highlights of our trip to the FP.

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Reviewed 15 June 2015

Excellent tour by an extremely well-known and knowledgeable Dr. that works for UC Berkeley. He has been there over 20 years studying dolphins and has very interesting information for all age groups.

Thank Penny19472013
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Reviewed 6 April 2015

Micheal Pool is very knowledgeable and entertaining. He does amazing things for conservation of whales and dolphins. Saw sea turtles, birds and spinner dolphins. It was very cool to see dolphins in their natural environment and the views from the boat of the waves crashing...More

Thank Kristan M
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Reviewed 20 February 2015

We took this tour while on a recent cruise in FP. It was a great experience and Dr. Michael Poole a very experienced and knowledgeable researcher who was entertaining, interesting and an excellent guide. He, obviously, knows the topic of spinner dolphins and imparts his...More

Thank Terence S
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Reviewed 4 November 2014

Dr. Michael Poole gives one heck of a tour. With several of our friends we joined his expedition ship off Moorea and enjoyed the trip. Within minutes we were watching spinner dolphins and learning about them and the humpback whales in the area. While we...More

Thank LeeMTucson_Arizona
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Reviewed 20 December 2013

the dolphins and black tip sharks were fun as well as the snorkel trip. the men were informed and had a great boat.

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Reviewed 15 September 2013

We had a great day out with these guys and girls. There is never a guarantee that you are going to see the animals so when we saw whales, dolphins, sharks, rays, flying fish, and a multitude of fish and birds it was a good...More

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