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Adelaide Dolphin Watching Cruise

Head out on the waters of Adelaide for a once in a lifetime encounter on this 3.5 hour cruise - you don't go to the dolphins, the dolphins come to you!
Adelaide Dolphin Watching Cruise

Highlights

  • Interact with breathtaking dolphins in their natural environment

  • 3.5 hour sightseeing cruise

  • Spot marine life and sea birds

  • Enjoy 360 degree views from the boat

  • Information provided by Marine biologists onboard

  • Dolphin watching cruise only - swimming not included

Head out on the waters of Adelaide for a once in a lifetime encounter on this 3.5 hour cruise where you don't go to the dolphins, the dolphins come to you! This 3.5 hour cruise will get you up close to these incredibly intelligent animals as they play in the waters surrounding the boat. On board a 58ft sailing catamaran launching from Holdfast Shores Marina, you'll head into the water to witness these creatures in their natural environment.

In addition to the dolphins, this cruise will also let you see a selection of other marine life including sea birds and fish that live in the are. This cruise does not operate between the months of April and August however it operates daily from November to April and every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday during September and October with the exception of Christmas Day and New Year's Day. Cruises depart from 8am at the Glenelg Marina to return around 12.15pm and the operator provides guests with a no dolphin sighting full refund policy.

Don't forget to bring your camera - this will be an experience you'll want to relive forever! Tick an essential item off your bucket list - book an Adelaide dolphin cruise online today.

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Inclusions

  • 3.5 Hour Dolphin Watching Cruise
  • Expert crew commentary
  • Watch the pod interact and play

Exclusions

  • Hotel transfers
  • Public transport from Adelaide. Take the City to Glenelg Tram (approx 20 minutes)
  • Swim with dolphins

Highlights

  • Watch wild dolphins frolic around the vessel
  • Experience a great 3.5 hour cruise departing just 15 minutes from Adelaide CBD
  • Spot marine life and sea birds
  • Professional crew will keep you informed and safe

Time

  • Cruises depart at 8am
  • Off peak rate dates - 22nd September - 30th November | 1st March - End of April
  • Peak rate dates - 1st December - 29th February
  • Does not operate Christmas Day and New Years Day

Duration

  • Please allow 3.5 hours for this experience

Location

  • Tours depart from 10 Holdfast Promenade, Glenelg at 8am. Please arrive at 7.45am for check-in
  • If taking public transport, catch the City to Glenelg Tram, it takes approximately 20 minutes

What To Bring

  • Camera
  • Sunscreen
  • Hat
  • Sunglasses

Additional Information

  • If no dolphins are spotted, you will receive a full refund on your cruise
  • Prices are subject to change during peak season
  • Children must be 9 years and older to participate in the swim. No age restrictions for watching. Children 2 years and under are free of charge
  • A minimum of 6 passengers must be booked on for the tour to go ahead
  • Maximum numbers on vessel is 50 passengers
  • Maximum number of swimmers is 25 swimmers

Cancellation Policy

  • Bookings of 5 or less passengers – Cancellations made less than 24 hrs prior to the scheduled departure date or failure to show are not eligible for a refund or to reschedule.
  • Bookings of 6 or more passengers – Cancellations made within 24 hrs – 7 days of departure date will be charged a $20.00 per person cancellation fee.

Booking Information

  • Confirmation in the form of a tour voucher will be received at time of booking
  • Upon completion of purchase, please print the voucher and present on day of the experience
  • Mobile Vouchers are accepted! - Vouchers can also be presented on your mobile device for this attraction
  • For your information, complete Tour Operator Information including contact details is included on your tour voucher
  • Cruise vessel subject to change without notice
  • Availability was accurate at the time of booking however, is subject to change due to circumstances out of our control
  • We strongly suggest reconfirming your booking with the tour operator within 24 hours of making your booking and prior to making other travel arrangements

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