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Isla Tours

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1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
+1 956-761-4752
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Dolphin Watch Eco Tour of South Padre Island
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Isla Tours offers a variety of family fun filled activities for all ages. We offer dolphin watching, sunset dolphin watch cruises, eco tours, firework cruises, port of Brownsvillke nature tours, bay and deep sea fishing. Our friendly captains and crew work to ensure your family has a safe and fun trip. Our vessels are safe, clean, and US Coast Guard approved. Private party trips available. Let us take care of you and your family while on vacation... Your adventure starts with us!
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  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible7%
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1 Padre Blvd, South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
+1 956-761-4752
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

A group of our friends gather every year in South Padre. We had wanted to do a party boat that was also kid friendly. We saw dolphins, listened to music while cruising the bay, and at dark we watched the fireworks. We had a good...More

1  Thank Jody F
Reviewed 30 June 2017

My kids and I had a great time on our dolphin watch and eco tour. The price was very affordable and at first I was a little concerned, but I booked it anyway. I am so glad we did. The views were amazing and we...More

Thank 230kacie
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Very fun! Safe, educational. Affordable. The ship was clean and well maintained. The guys running it made it a lot of fun.

1  Thank Amy M
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Excellent tour. Great price affordable for a family of 4. Loved being able to bring our dog. Will definitely tell others.

Thank Deborah R
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We had so much fun on the party/fireworks cruise that we booked it again for the next day. It's a great value for what you get - dolphins, sunset(which was amazing) and fireworks. All in fun atmosphere! You won't be disappointed in any Capt Murphy/Isla...More

Thank Sunny S
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We went on the Eco Tour and it was great especially for the children. Not only did we see the dolphins but they drug a harm free net behind the boat for a short time & then brought up what they caught & informed us...More

Thank JimandCarol M
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Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

Had such a great time! The boat tour was long enough to enjoy and great for site seeing! Can get some great pictures of the island and I got some great pictures of some dolphins! Loved this!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

Captain Murphy and his Co-Captain were great ! They were informative about the bay and the dolphins along our 1.5 hour tour. The rest of the crew were very helpful and amazing when it came to additional bay information and the HANDS ON eco portion...More

Thank Catherine F
Reviewed 1 June 2017

Captain Murphy was entertaining and informative. The tour was part dolphin watching, a lot of sight seeing, a little history, a bit of humor and a lot of fun.

Thank Devin H
Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

Captain Murphy's Memorial Day (the day before) Fireworks Cruise was fantastic. Great music, dancing, dolphins, and fireworks. Every other boat we passed had passengers on them that looked as if they were bored to tears. We had a great time. Definitely recommend this! Not necessarily...More

Thank hagerbaker
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12 July 2017|
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Response from JimandCarol M | Reviewed this property |
I don't know for sure.
David W
25 January 2016|
Response from greg3261 |
Yes you can all dogs are welcome any size it doesn't matter 😊