We offer multiple trips throughout the year

Year Round Trips

Dolphin Watch

South Padre Island's #1 year-round activity. Since 1988 The Original Dolphin Watch has been delighting visitors with our tours.

Dolphin Watch & Eco Tour

Get an up-close look at the variety of marine life in our bay ecosystem. This educational tour is fun for all ages.

Sunset Dolphin Watch

South Padre Island's two most beautiful natural resources: dolphins and sunsets. Take in a spectacular evening cruise with us.

Seasonal Trips

Fireworks cruise**

From May through September come light up the sky with us. These 3 hour trips include the dolphin watch, sunset cruise and front-row seats to the fireworks show.
**Only bookable online from Memorial Day to Labor Day

Port of Brownsville

A long-time favorite of our Winter Texan visitors. Join us on an informative and fun tour along the Port of Brownsville. Trips run from November to March. Group tours available.

School Field Trips

The Original Dolphin Watch has been hosting schools from all over the valley and Texas for many years. This interactive tours make a great field trip option for students of all ages.

Mon-Sat: 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sunday: 9:00 am - 6:00pm

The Original Dolphin Watch

33256 State Park Rd 100
South Padre Island, TX 78597