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Tampa Water Taxi Company

Closed Now: 09:00 - 22:00
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“captain larry”(57 reviews)
“dolphin tour”(12 reviews)
“history tour”(6 reviews)
The Tampa Water Taxi Company Has Dolphin, History, Harbor and Famous People home tours on the beautiful waters of Tampa Bay for 11 years. Want to see a wild Dolphin with in 5 feet JOIN US. Want to learn the History of Tampa that goes back 4000 years...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Harbour Island, Tampa, FL 33602
+1 888-665-8687
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Reviewed 1 week ago

When this small vessal pulled up to the dock, I was skeptical about the $29 I paid for the ticket. There were only the 3 of us on the trip, and it was fantastic! The boat is old, and the 2 people on it do...More

Thank Marilou P
Reviewed 14 July 2018

Took the History and Harbour tour 7/14/18 at noon. Boarded at dock 3 by the Tampa Bay History Center. We were warmly received by Captain Mark. The ride was very pleasant and full of interesting commentary by the Captain. We enjoyed the tour very much...More

Thank cmgp01
Reviewed 7 July 2018

We have been wanting to try this to see the sights on the water of Tampa Bay and stop off to visit a restaurant. I was very impressed with the many stops they had for passengers to hop on and off along the way. It...More

Thank katie c
Reviewed 6 July 2018

The water taxi is great way to take in Tampa's skyline and downtown amenities. It is especially pleasant in the evenings when the weather is nice.

Thank Eddie S
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

What a waste of money. For $10 less we could have taken the aquarium boat that has air conditioning and a bar. Rather than listen to someone call homes that are $500,000 plus up for poor people. Pretend celebrity sightings. There's not many celebrities in...More

1  Thank dephazz06
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We had purchased and annual pass. It was a good deal just three trips and it was paid for. The taxi makes about 16 stops along the Hillsboro River. It is hop on hop off , all day into the night. It was a good...More

1  Thank Bill D
Reviewed 25 May 2018

Since we're not opposed to walking when the weather is good, we parked and took the water taxi up and down the river. No need to find parking everywhere, we just hopped out and walked around and then hopped back on and went to the...More

Thank ljsolara
Reviewed 22 May 2018

This is a must stop if you live in or visit Tampa. I promise you it is well worth your time. It will cruise you through downtown Tampa and you can choose where you want to go first. You will love it. Completely unique.

Thank 72darylg
Reviewed 28 April 2018

We live on the inter-coastal and have traveled on it several times but this time we decided to experience it a different way, the water taxi. We boarded the taxi at around 12:00 after having Bloody Mary's at Jungle Prada. It was a sunny day...More

Thank bandit153
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

Nothing but positive things to say about this water taxi. They were on time, clean, reasonably priced and the tour was great - seeing all the beautiful homes - nice way to get around on the water. Benefit to bringing snacks and drinks on the...More

1  Thank TouristTammie
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Isabel A
1 September 2018|
Response from Bill D | Reviewed this property |
Any of the parking garages , they are lighted, out of sun and rain and have Vidio servallance . We parked last night near the convention center.
Britini A
4 May 2017|
Response from CaptLarry | Property representative |
We do not allow smoking on public tours. On private charters it is up to the charter if they or there guests smoke.
14 November 2016|
Response from CaptLarry | Property representative |
Thanks for your question. We are open 7/365 days a year. All of our tours are fun and address all ages of our guests. We do allow adult beverages to be brought , but we request that only cans or wine bottles with plastic... More