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Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours

5781 Cape Harbour Dr Ste 112, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8611
+1 239-728-8687
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This is a very fun, relaxing, and informative trip. I nice ride out in the river, fun watching... read more

Reviewed 14 April 2017
craidj
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Westbrook, Mn.
Eco dolphin lunch tour

Just returned from a great tour with Cpt JR and Anja. Saw variety of bird life, dolphins and... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
Sallyanne R
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Banana Bay Tour Company is dedicated to high quality eco-tourism. We specialize in ecological tours of South West Florida, Fort Myers Beach to the South Sanibel to the West and Cape Coral to the North. Come and watch the dolphins play in our beautiful estuaries. Your guides are trained certified Florida Master Naturalists in Coastal Environments / Wetlands from the University of Florida and we are a Dolphin SMART Approved tour operator.
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5781 Cape Harbour Dr Ste 112, Cape Coral, FL 33914-8611
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Reviewed 14 April 2017

This is a very fun, relaxing, and informative trip. I nice ride out in the river, fun watching dolphins.

Thank craidj
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2017

Dear craidj: Thank you for a lovely review. Providing a fun, relaxing, and informative trip is the goal of each of our tours. We are happy you had fun watching the Dolphins. Thank you again for the lovely review. Your Banana Bay Tour Company Team

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Just returned from a great tour with Cpt JR and Anja. Saw variety of bird life, dolphins and manatees. Lots of interesting information and both guides were great at involving everyone, especially the kids. The tour was meant to be 3 hours but ours was...More

Thank Sallyanne R
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Dear Sallyanne R; Thank you for your fine review of our Ecological Dolphin & Nature Tour. This is our most popular tour because we are able to spend the most time exploring the waterways of Southwest Florida. We have a unique variety of bird life,...More

Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful experience on the Mound Key Archeological Tour. The archeologist guide was very kind and extremely knowledgeable. She was able to answer all of our questions and provided a great deal of information with regards to the history of Mound Key and...More

Thank micahr2001
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Dear micahr2001: Thank you for your wonderful review of our Mound Key Tour. This tour examines the distinctive life of the Calusa Indians and how and why they lived as they did. Our guide loves to share their history. We greatly appreciate your recommendation. Thank...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

First, Dave and JR. are excellent hosts! They are warm and friendly and knowledgeable about what we are looking at. We saw dolphins and rare birds and beautiful landscapes. This is a great tour with kids too! Dave points out where to look and takes...More

Thank winefan58
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Dear winefan58; Thank you for your excellent review. We love what we do and to share the beautiful landscapes, Dolphins and rare birds that live here is a pleasure for us. The children love to take part in the tours and those pictures will remind...More

Reviewed 6 April 2017

The boat trip from Fish-Tale Marina led by Theresa Shober, a renowned archaeologist, was informative & interesting. Theresa has a knack for making her audience comfortable & presents a lot of data in a memorable & charming way. While there is not a lot to...More

Thank Cindy R
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 13 April 2017

Dear Cindy R: Thank you for an outstanding review. Our archaeologist guide has extensive knowledge of the Calusa and wishes to provide authentic messaging about Florida’s past in a memorable & charming way. We are pleased you found the trip informative and interesting. Thank you...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017

We had a lovely couple of hours out on the boat. Very personable captain JR and first mate Dave. We booked online, and our name was on the list. No tickets had to be printed. The cruise went 30 minutes longer than scheduled, nobody was...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Dear Norma888: Thank you for your lovely review. Interacting with our guests is important as we present a relaxing, informational and enjoyable time with our guests. Our booking process is easy to complete online or by phone. We greatly appreciate the high recommendation. Thank you...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We thought we had booked a dolphins tour and were surprised that there was no mention of dolphins and no sightings. We later discovered we'd been booked on a bay and homes tour! It was quite pleasant. We saw osprey nests with young , egrets,...More

1  Thank Maureen G
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Maureen G; Thank you for sending in a review. Our goal is to be sure our guests have an enjoyable time while on our tours. Every booking receives an emailed confirmation detailing the tour that was booked such as date, time, location, where and...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Homes and harbor tour was very interesting and captain was very Informative. Smooth boat ride in River was relaxing and fun when we saw dolphins and manatees. They even allowed us to bring our own drinks and snacks on board. Cup holders in tables worked...More

1  Thank Darlene S
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Dear Darlene S: Thank you for your charming review. Our boats are equipped with the comfort of our guests in mind. Cup holders and padded seating ensures a relaxing and fun time while onboard. Observing the Dolphins and Manatees in their natural environment is amazing....More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

The crew is so nice and knowledge; it makes the trip worthwhile. Plus there are dolphins too. I was expecting a better view of the sunset since it was a sunset cruise. But, that's not the main purpose of the cruise. This was the second...More

Thank MollyAbz
BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Dear MollyAbz: Thank you for your considerate review. Relaxing at the end of our hectic days is good for the soul. Enjoying the curious and playful Dolphins and taking in a beautiful sunset is magnificent. We are very happy you found the trip worthwhile and...More

Reviewed 23 March 2017

This was our first dolphin cruise and we loved it! Captain JR and 1st mate were really good. If they spotted anything at all, they would turn the boat around so we could all see. We saw dolphins, and manatees. It was so exciting! We...More

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BananaBayTourCompany, Front Office Manager at Banana Bay Tour Company Day Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 30 March 2017

Dear travelqueen1_10: Thank you for a wonderful review of our half day Ecological Dolphin & Lunch Cruise. This is our most popular tour because we spend the most time on the waters of San Carlos Bay to see the Dolphins, Manatees and other marine and...More

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wsteid
Wheelchair accessable ?
30 July 2016|
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Response from BananaBayTourCompany | Property representative |
Dear wsteid, Thank you for your interest in our tours. You can bring a wheelchair on the boat but, depending on the location and tide, you might have up to 2 steps down do the dock and up to 3 steps to get on the boat... More
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Jerilyn B
They told me about a book or movie called "The Cove" . Is it available on a dvd? Who is it by?
4 May 2016|
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Response from JazzyzGurl | Reviewed this property |
The Cove 2009 Director: Louie Psihoyos Writer: Mark Monroe Look on IMDB (Internet Movie DataBase) for more information
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Billzbadd78
How to get to picnic island?
24 April 2016|
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Response from n c | Reviewed this property |
You would have to find out from the company. We didn't stop at any island. Just cruised into San Carlos Bay.
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