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Fins to Feathers

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500 South Point Dr, South Padre Island, TX 78597
+1 956-299-0629
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More than just a dolphin tour

While out with Captain Paul, Heather and Diesel we saw several bird species, learned about the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sara B
Diesel n his friends

Went out today with capt Paul, Heather and Diesel. They were super informative on and around... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Rick
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Seymour, Indiana
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SMALL GROUP DOLPHIN TOURS Fins to Feathers is committed to education and conservation through experiential learning. We create the experience of observing wild and free bottle nose dolphins in the Lower Laguna Madre Bay. We have been using the Laguna Skimmer, our 35' Catamaran to provide this service for 18 years and the dolphins know and love us….
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
500 South Point Dr, South Padre Island, TX 78597
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+1 956-299-0629

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Reviewed yesterday

While out with Captain Paul, Heather and Diesel we saw several bird species, learned about the area, stopped to pick up trash and watched several dolphins swimming and playing. The three of them made the experience so much more than just going on a boat...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went out today with capt Paul, Heather and Diesel. They were super informative on and around Dolphins Bay from the different type birds that inhabit the bay. Knows where to find the dolphins with Diesel the dolphin seeking dog. Amazing to watch him in action....More

Thank Rick
Heather L, Guest Relations Manager at Fins to Feathers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Rick for the wonderful review. We loved sharing the magic of our home and friends with you. Can't wait to see you again the next time your on the island.

Reviewed 1 week ago

I'd highly recommend taking this dolphin watching tour. Capt Paul and Heather were full of information on the marine and bird life, and happy to answer the kids questions, everyone had a great time. It was fascinating to see the relationship between their dog, Diesel,...More

Thank Kate W
Heather L, Guest Relations Manager at Fins to Feathers, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you Kate for the wonderful review. We loved having you and your family out with us. Can't wait to see you again

Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an awesome experience! Being on a smaller boat with just a few other people made it a very personable. Captain Paul and Heather were very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. Their respect and love for wildlife shows in their every action. Diesel, their dog is...More

Thank fbrunaugh
Heather L, Guest Relations Manager at Fins to Feathers, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. We loved sharing the magic of our home with you. Glad you had a great time and can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Captain Paul and Heather and Diesel the Dolphin Dog made for a really fun, laid back dolphin tour in the Laguna Madre side of Padre Island. We saw multiple dolphins that even swam right up to the boat. It was very clear both Paul and...More

Thank BenjaminTheCurious
Heather L, Guest Relations Manager at Fins to Feathers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Ben for the wonderful review. We are glad you got to experience the magic of our home and friends with us. Can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came to south Padre for our annual beach trip looking for a fun adventure and found it with Paul, Heather, and Diesel. They are very knowledgeable of the sea, marine and bird life. Diesel the dog is very friendly and certainly can spot the...More

Thank irishgirl712017
Heather L, Guest Relations Manager at Fins to Feathers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. We love our dolphin family and they return that love to us and Diesel. We are glad you had a great time and can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

With a hurricane closing in on Mexico, it was a tough day for Captain Paul, Heather and Diesel. We had looked in all of their normal hangouts, but it appeared the storm had distracted the dolphins. Paul extended our tour by 30 minutes in hopes...More

Thank jlandes597
Heather L, Guest Relations Manager at Fins to Feathers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. We are glad you were able to see some of our friends. They are wild and unpredictable. Glad you had a great time and can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I recently visited South Padre Island for a great vacation. One of our excursions was a dolphin watching tour with Fins to Feathers. Fins to Feathers provided us with a personalized tour of the bay, showing us dolphins and all kinds of...More

Thank Drsimonsen
Heather L, Guest Relations Manager at Fins to Feathers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. We loved having you out with us. Glad you had a great time and can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 1 week ago

We are so glad that we chose this dolphin tour. Just like anyone else, we wanted to experience this aspect of South Padre, but had no clue which company to go with. I happened to read the reviews for Fins to Feathers and was impressed....More

Thank htravis479
Heather L, Guest Relations Manager at Fins to Feathers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the wonderful review. We love sharing the magic of our home and friends with others. We are honored when Twister graces us with her presence and spreading awareness to how we interact with the wild. Can't wait to see you again.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Paul and Heather took over from Scarlet and George and they clearly learned from the best! If you want an intimate tour with folks who really know and love the dolphins in Laguna Madre, this is where you will find it. And drop by to...More

Thank Brandi A
Heather L, Guest Relations Manager at Fins to Feathers, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Brandi for the wonderful review. We love these dolphins and try to honor George, Scarlet, and the dolphins every time we are out. Glad you got to share the magic of our home. The sea life and nature center definitely should be a...More

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SandiM21990
9 August 2016|
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Response from Dihanta | Reviewed this property |
No to both questions. There are strict laws in place to protect the wildlife. It's against the law to feed them too.
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ladybugg00
6 August 2015|
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Response from E D | Reviewed this property |
We were there and did this tour 8-25-15 and it was JUST $25 per person !. Very reasonable considering the larger boat tours are an average of $15. The experience of this smaller, more personalized excursion more than makes... More
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