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Address: South Padre Island, TX 78597-6402
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Isla Tours offers a variety of family fun filled activities for all ages....

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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Dolphin Watch Eco Tour of South Padre Island
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Absolutely wonderful fireworks boat cruise

We have been coming to South Padre Island and taking the Murphy's Law boat cruise for 4th of July fireworks out for several years. We absolutely recommend these guys whenever you... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 July 2016
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San Antonio, Texas
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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016

We have been coming to South Padre Island and taking the Murphy's Law boat cruise for 4th of July fireworks out for several years. We absolutely recommend these guys whenever you are in South Padre Island! They are first class, and do a great job of taking care of their customers! We love seeing these guys a few times per... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

This was a great cruise for My teenagers and the best part was my hubby and I enjoyed it too. We took the fireworks cruise and we had a blast! Danced and sang and had a super time! One more thing that makes this a top notch vacay!!

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San Antonio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Went on an Eco Tour with the family. The crew was nice, the boat was clean and they did quite a bit to keep the kiddos involved. The only thing that would have been nice is a larger area for displaying the sea life they brought up. There weren't that many people on the boat, but it was still a... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Fantasic crew Captian Murphy, Greg and Garrett made the cruise fun! A must for a South Padre Island visit! There were a lot of dolphins to watch as they fed. They shared great information during the ride out and back. We were able to see squid, jellyfish, sea star and other small sea life! If you tend to be sensitive... More 

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New Brighton, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

We had never done anything like this before, so just the boat ride in the ocean was fun! But very neat to see what creatures they took from the ocean and told us about. They pulled up an umbrella Ray, blue crab, perch, and jelly fish. We got to touch a few of them as well. The guide was very... More 

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Winters, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2016 via mobile

This is the BEST "Dolphin Watch" trip I've ever been on!!! The crew was funny, friendly & very knowledgeable about the area & creatures captured in the net. Also, we saw TONS of dolphins!! We will definitely take their tour again--and for just $10 per person--it was WELL worth it!

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Katy, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2016

We took the Dolphin Watch cruise at 1 pm on June 28, 2016. Captain Murphy was piloting the ship. I wish I could remember the names of the two crewmen. These men were incredibly knowledgeable about the area and very personable. A cargo ship came through and two dolphins were racing in front of its bow. The captain pulled alongside... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

I went with my two brother in laws and we had a blast. We drank our beer on the way out and in, had smooth seas, saw dolphins while head to the spot to go fish, and caught more snapper than any other group. We stop catching once the bait was changed, but that's just part of fishing. Wish we'd... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2016 via mobile

We went on the Eco tour/ Dolphin watch and were in Murphy's law. Our guides were great didn't see much marine life but we did see a pod of dolphins which was really cool. Can't beat the price either 10.00 bucks. I would defiantly take snother trip with Isla Tours n Captain Murphy.

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Thank Jennifer S
Houston, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

Nothing better than taking your kids off shore for 1/2 day off shore, catch full limits of red snapper then catch the firework cruise, dolphin watch & sun set cruise to end the day. If you want memories this is the boat.

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