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Dover Sea Safari

| Dover Sea Sports Centre, Esplanade, Dover CT179FS, England
+44 1304 212880
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Superb Sea Safari!

Brilliant fun! Trip brought as a fathers day present which turned out to be a treat for the whole... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Folkestone, United Kingdom
Great Adventure

An amazing trip along the coast with lots of historical facts told along the way making it... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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Step aboard our purpose built comfortable RIB speed boat, the Dover Explorer, for an exciting fun filled Sea Safari. Sit back in our padded seats and let our highly professional Skipper and Crew take you out through Dover Harbour, passing the huge cross Channel ferries and heading out to sea on the Safari of your choice. Our Skipper and Crew will provide a professional fun and interactive voyage that is suitable for all ages and abilities. We offer a range of scheduled guided Sea Safari's ranging from: 1hr 30min White Cliffs & Beyond Safari passing along the base of the iconic White Cliffs of Dover, spotting the smugglers cuttings and caves. Turning for home upon reaching and passing under the award winning Deal Pier. Or, our 2 hour Seal Safari to visit and observe our fascinating Harbour Seal colony in the mouth of the River Stour, as seen on BBC Autumn Watch.Your expert Skipper and crew will personally ensure your voyage is a unique entertaining Sea Safari experience. We can also tailor a private Sea Safari to suit your requirements.
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
| Dover Sea Sports Centre, Esplanade, Dover CT179FS, England
+44 1304 212880
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Brilliant fun! Trip brought as a fathers day present which turned out to be a treat for the whole family. Weather was perfect which was a additional bonus. Guide (and driver) James, was informative and gave just the right about of information to hold everyones...More

Thank jiggy2510
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

An amazing trip along the coast with lots of historical facts told along the way making it interesting for all ages.Fantastic views that you don't usually get to see and also a lot of fun on the way back! I really enjoyed it and wish...More

Thank DickyKent
Reviewed 6 days ago

A birthday gift, a great trip to see the seals, James the skipper was very good with everybody inc some small children that were on our trip, he was very informative during the trip out and back and knew all about the seals. Just the...More

Thank hencher62
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing, will definitely be doing it again and being local to us makes it perfect. James kitted us out with everything we needed and safety was top priority. We had the perfect weather today to see the seals, we were extremely lucky to find...More

Thank hatwire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great trip, fast ride with lots of turns. Had a ball. Nice local history too. Did the 1.5 hour trip. Take an extra layer just in case. Can get chilly in the wind

Thank Joel B B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Firstly the commentary was brilliant and humorous! Secondly they were very good with my severe autistic friend I was supporting, they took the time to speak to him and support him onto the boat! And not to mention the superb 'driving'/'sailing' of the boat! Would...More

Thank Luke R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I arranged this trip with some friends as a surprise for my husband's 50th birthday & it exceeded all my expectations. The staff were friendly, helpful and engaging throughout and the tour itself was awesome! Skipper James was entertaining and well informed with his commentary,...More

Thank Sophia281010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chartered the boat for the day and went from Dover to Sandwich, had lunch and returned. Fabulous staff, great local knowledge. Wonderful fun for all ages! Thanks guys :)

Thank FloraM1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did the white cliffs and beyond trip out from Dover to Deal. The trip out was very good, informative with close up views of the cliffs. Good commentary. The trip back was very fast and designed to be exciting with lots of twisting, turning...More

Thank shaz1Suffolk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely fantastic time on the Dover Sea Safari today, excellent staff and will definitely be booking again.

Thank Gemma S
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Randall L
Is there parking at the Sea Safari venue? Or will we have to walk from town? We have a car and would like to drive to Sea Safari if possible.
10 April 2017|
Response from Doverseasafari | Property representative |
Hello, yes there is on-road pay and display parking along the same road as our building. The Esplanade. Make sure you bring some change for the parking machines. We look forward to welcoming you aboard. :)
Hello Will your tours run over October half term,would you take 3,5 year old children? Could you tell me how much it would be for myself and husband and two children please?
29 September 2015|
Response from Katalin S | Reviewed this property |
Just a reflection on the above question / I would not particularly recommend this trip for small children. When I did the trip, there was a small girl who started to cry when the boat was speeding and turning fast. I would... More