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Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours

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5781 Cape Harbour Dr Ste 112, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8611
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4th time!! Best experience!

I can't say enough about this tour (we did the 1.5 hr Dolphin & Nature tour this go around). We... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kim K
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Cape Coral, Florida
Eco Cruise from Fort Myers Beach

We took the Eco tour out of Fort Myers Beach. We were staying at Pink Beach Shell Resort. The boat... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Susan7828
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Franklin, Massachusetts
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Banana Bay Tour Company is dedicated to high quality eco-tourism. We specialize in ecological tours of South West Florida, Fort Myers Beach to the South Sanibel to the West and Cape Coral to the North. Come and watch the dolphins play in our beautiful estuaries. Your guides are trained certified Florida Master Naturalists in Coastal Environments / Wetlands from the University of Florida and we are a Dolphin SMART Approved tour operator.
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5781 Cape Harbour Dr Ste 112, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8611
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can't say enough about this tour (we did the 1.5 hr Dolphin & Nature tour this go around). We have taken 4 tours with this company and it is always amazing. We absolutely love Captain JR and First Mate Dave! I learn something new...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Kim K: Thank you for an outstanding review. We love to see our returning guests and their visitors. Each tour lets us experience the wonders of nature as it happens. We enjoy sharing some fun facts with our guests. Thank you for returning and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took the Eco tour out of Fort Myers Beach. We were staying at Pink Beach Shell Resort. The boat departed right across the street at the marina. My husband was not at all interested in doing this tour. But I talked him into it...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Susan7828: Thank you for a memorable review The calm & relaxing tour to Lover’s Key State Park is a great way to enjoy the beauty of the area. Seeing the many marine and wildlife that are here is great and to have a few...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family went on the dolphin and shelling cruise at Fort Myers Beach. We really enjoyed learning about the boats and wildlife. We absolutely loved Captain Robbie and first mate Robert!!! They were both so friendly and knowledgeable, from the mangrove trees to the local...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear tracygirtz: Thank you for your awesome review. Sharing our experience and knowledge with our guests is important. Including the children creates memories that will last long after they return home. We are very happy you’ll have some pictures to remind you of your trip...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took the afternoon boat tour = full boat. Had our 3 & 4 year olds and they had a great time. Capt. let them grab the wheel while we took pics. Wonderful time on the water - saw dolphins and manatees and expensive homes and...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Bill A: Thank you for a wonderful review of our Homes, Harbour Nature tour. Enjoying the beauty of the expensive homes along with Dolphins and Manatees is a great adventure for everyone. The little ones always have fun being part of the “crew”. Thank...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have done the ecological tour at least 5 times and brought our guests with us. We are never disappointed as we have a relaxed day on the way we and always seen Dolphins. Last trip we spotted a mother manatee and her baby and...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear gayle054: Thank you for a gracious review of our Ecological Dolphin & Lunch cruise. Our returning guests are precious to us as you share your experiences with those that visit you. How exciting to see the Mother Manatee and her baby for 10 minutes....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Steve, the Captain, and Robert, the first mate, were fabulous tour guides. Very knowledgeable. We were able to see a gorgeous sunset, multiple dolphins, several bald eagles and learned many cool facts about a variety of animals. I highly recommend this tour, particularly if you...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear SageSam: Thank you for a fabulous review. The sunset cruise is the best way to unwind and relax at the end of the day. We love to share some fun facts about our marine, wildlife and the variety of animals that we see on...More

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Reviewed 15 March 2018

Very chilly evening, windy... FANTASTIC tour! White pelican, dolphin, eagles, cormorants, etc. and excellent Captain (Robby) and Crew (Robert) made the evening educational, fun and safe. THANK YOU!!More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear ManateeKJ: Thank you for a warmhearted review of our Sunset tour. We always want our guests to have some fun while sharing some helpful information about our marine and wildlife. We are so glad you had a FANTASTIC tour in spite of the weather...More

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Reviewed 12 March 2018

We took the homes and harbor tour and it was great fun. The captain and his crew were fun and made the tour fun for everyone and very informative. I feel it was one of the best values we found and had a great time.More

1  Thank Lee D
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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear Lee D: Thank you for a great review. The Homes, Harbour Nature tour is a great way to relax in the afternoon while viewing some magnificent estates and yachts in our area. You can see why we are called a water wonderland! Thank you...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018

The cruise and the boat were great. But what is exceptional is the captain and first mate. They are very gracious, engaging and very passionate about the wildlife and environment. They were very accommodating for one of the adults in our group who had a...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear GGRoeser: Thank you for an excellent review. All of our guests receive the best service we can provide. We love what we do and are excited to share the beauty and knowledge of our Southwest Florida area. The children especially enjoy interacting with the...More

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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

Have been on many dolphin cruises, but this was by far the best. Saw lots of dolphins (they even put on a show for us) and learned many things I did not know!More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Dear roblinda429: Thank you for a lovely review. Having been on many Dolphin cruises, you’re high rating inspires us to continue doing what we love to do. The curious and playful Dolphins are the true stars of the tour. We are so happy they put...More

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Cori83415
7 April 2018|
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Response from piepser65 | Reviewed this property |
I think, the access from the dock to the boat maybe difficult or un-accessible by wheelchair. The boats themselves are wheelchair friendly, and I think, that the Crew are very helpfull in this case. Ask them via Email or... More
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Lori H
16 March 2018|
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Response from BananaBayTourCompany | Property representative |
Hello Lori, I work most of the tours out of our Cape Coral location, please call the office at 239 728 8687 between 9:30 am and 4:30 PM and you can ask the office to be sure. Thanks Captain JR
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cubsr#1
15 March 2018|
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Absolutely the trip is very exciting for children of all ages.
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