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Dolphin Blue Tauranga

Sulphur Point Marina | Keith Allen Drive, Tauranga, New Zealand
+64 27 666 8047
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Top experience. Wonderfull day

Boat, people, service ..all perfect for our group of 7 people. On our way to see dolphins we saw... read more

Reviewed 18 December 2016
Antti S
via mobile
Best thing you can do in New Zealand

As instructed by Paul, the owner of Dolphin Blue, we stepped on board at 8:15 sharp. It was the... read more

Reviewed 29 February 2016
Goedereede, The Netherlands
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We'll give you the chance to go swimming with dolphins or simply watching them in the beautiful Bay of Plenty. Our aim each day is to locate, interact and swim with dolphins. We also offer other activities en-route - snorkeling, swimming or relaxing onboard.
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average0%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
17 Dec 2016
“Top experience. Wonderfull day ”
28 Feb 2016
“Best thing you can do in New Zealand”
Sulphur Point Marina | Keith Allen Drive, Tauranga, New Zealand
+64 27 666 8047

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Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

Boat, people, service ..all perfect for our group of 7 people. On our way to see dolphins we saw blue penguins and whales, which was unexpected "bonus" But we did not only see dolphins. We swam with them. Tens of beautifull dolphins swam below us...More

Thank Antti S
Reviewed 29 February 2016

As instructed by Paul, the owner of Dolphin Blue, we stepped on board at 8:15 sharp. It was the beginning of a great day, which gave us images of swimming with playing dolphins the will stay with us forever. The Commander 1 is a beautiful...More

Thank maxvandersleen
Reviewed 17 February 2016

It was a very amazing trip with DolphinBlue! We were 5 persons on the boat on a Saturday, we felt like private! We started at 8:30am taking a beautiful and chic boat. The pilot offered us a hot tea/coffee with cookies/muffins. Then he borrowed us...More

Thank yzla
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Fantastic day, saw and swam with loads of dolphins and saw penguins bobbing on the water. A very relaxed and informative crew, who couldn't do enough for us. During a relaxin lunch break had the chance to sea kayak and snorkel, with a seal and...More

Thank Bob H
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

We encountered around 100 dolphins and what a fantastic experience. Being dragged after the boat and seeing the Dolphins underneath us was amazing and it was good to get the wetsuits from dolphin blue. We got some really good pictures with our GoPro. Paul and...More

Thank Jens F
Reviewed 29 November 2015

What a spectacular day trip with Dolphin Blue. The day started beautifully and sunny. An hour into the trip and we came across a large pod of dolphins. It was amazing to watch numerous dolphins jumping out of the water. And more amazing when I...More

Thank TiareTauroa
Reviewed 14 February 2014

We had a wonderful day, The crew were brilliant and put great effort into locating the dolphins which we eventually found in the afternoon, sadly we were unable to get in the water with them as they had young with them.

Thank anne h
Reviewed 29 December 2013 via mobile

We had a wonderful Christmas present with this boxing day trip! Although we couldn't swim with the dolphins (due to babies in the pod) we were surrounded by over 200 dolphins swimming in the bow wave, with the cute babies glued to their mothers! As...More

1  Thank jackwjarvis
Reviewed 4 April 2013

....she loved the trip ! She got to snorkle & kayak. Many dolphins swam all around the boat so they were able to watched them for ages, taking lots of photos. Although she did get a litle sea sick it wasn't a problem & really...More

Thank HON1963
Reviewed 1 March 2013

Had the most amazing and luxurious trip on the commander 1. I took my parents who are quite old, and my young children, and they were all beaming from ear to ear. All excited to experience dolphins and scenery. The crew were extremely knowledgeable about...More

1  Thank Tutapu T
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