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Alboran Explorer

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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“saw dolphins”(8 reviews)
“boat trip”(12 reviews)
Enjoy the sea as never before!!!!1h30mn a wonderful boat trip along our coasts with the incentive to sail with the dolphins and different cetaceans in the area.An unforgettable experience for the whole family.Disfruta del mar como nunca!!!!!1h30mn...more
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Puerto de Fuengirola, 29640 Fuengirola, Spain
+34 635 87 95 98
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All reviews half price saw dolphins boat trip friendly crew common dolphins hour mins top deck morning trip dolphins swimming great trip takes photos crisps drinks and snacks great afternoon natural environment captain boats
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

We took this trip out with the family. 8 of us in total with a wheel chair. It cost €15 each and well worth it. Staff were all very friendly and helpful. They had a toilet on board and ice lollies, drinks crisps etc. We...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 194janev
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

September 1st 2018 went on the dolphin boat alboran express was told lots of different things when in feugirola but it lived above our expectations.about 25 mins in to journey lady shouted dolphins and there was about 10 all stayed with the boat about 20mins...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve R
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

We had an 1100hrs trip, arrived and bought tickets from The kiosk. Parking next to the site but expensive! 5.10€ for 3hrs, boat is well looked after and not an expensive trip for a family of 3. We did see dolphins so we didn’t need...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank leediggermasherw
Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We went on 15 August on the 5pm sailing. We didn't get to see dolphins but our group enjoyed the boat trip anyway. Our ticket was stamped but we didn't have time to go again. The crew said dolphins were more likely to be spotted...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Fj4s
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

We were a family of four, children aged 6 and 10. We were on boat for an hour an 20mins. The crew tried so hard to spot the dolphins by communicating with other boats and having captain and another team member using binoculars. The dolphins...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sam H
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We went on the 11 am sailing and the sea was slightly choppy, but was fine. The staff were very pleasant and knew where to go to find the dolphins, We stayed watching them for a while and then followed the dolphins as they followed...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Maria K
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

Loved our recent visit with my family. We went on the 11am sailing. We were all excited about seeing dolphins an weren't disappointed. On the boat photos were taken and offered us print outs to buy. Definitely do it again

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank tyronnster
Reviewed 21 July 2018

The boat ride was a good experience but we ended up slightly disappointed by the actual dolphin sighting. the trip is supposed to be 1 hour 30 mins but we were still travelling further out after an hour. when the captain finally said he could...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SixtyOne
Reviewed 13 July 2018

Good staff, friendly etc and nice boat. Family of 5 and no dolphins :-( Now I do know that it is not staff fault if Dolphins are on lunch break but offer of 50% reduction on repeat visit bit stiff tbh. Have done trips elsewhere...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ray D
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

Chose this trip due to the great reviews however we were left a little disappointed. They promise to give you another trip for half price if you don’t see dolphins. I almost wish we didn’t as it took so long to find them we only...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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30 September 2018|
Response from 680manjinders | Reviewed this property |
Christine H
27 April 2018|
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Response from Christophe L | Property representative |
Hi, in this tome of the season we have 1 trip/day at 13h every days. During the week the chances to see dolphins are very high but we can't guaranty 100%....
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19 August 2017|
Response from Odyssey802897 | Reviewed this property |
I would imagine so - probably better to check with them? I emailed them and Christophe responded very quickly.