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Cape Water Tours and Taxi

Boat Tours and Cruises | Lewes, DE


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What You Need To Know 

Special Off-Season Tour: Our last Seal and Bird Watching Tours for the winter of 2023 will be March 20 & 21. 

2023 Schedule: We are working on our summer 2023 schedule. A few tours are available for booking now! Keep checking back for additions. Online reservations only until our office opens on April.

Months of Operation: We are open May through September with a few tours scheduled in October and November. During early and late season we run on limited basis and may make additions to the schedule if weather and interest permits. For the most current schedule, click the yellow “SCHEDULE” button on the HOME page and follow us on Facebook and/or Instagram.

Private Charters: Click the “Charters” tab for information/pricing. Send us a “Private charter request form” to inquire about availability.

Assigned Seats: Want to sit with friends? Please make only ONE reservation/booking for everyone so if we assign seats we know to seat you together and on the same vessel. 



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Leave Your Worries at the Dock

Whether this is your first or 500th visit to the Delaware beaches, you will never have a better view of the uniqueness of the southern Delaware waterways than the view you get when you are on one of the cruises or water tours offered by Captain David Green & his family and the crew of Cape Water Tours and Taxi.

Knowledgeable captains and crew members take you out on one of our vessel in comfort and style. Once on board, experience the breathtaking views of our shorelines, the wonderfully lush landscape of our grassy marshlands, our local wildlife, a variety of birds and our resident community of dolphin.

Our vessels cruise the Lewes-Rehoboth Canal, the Broadkill River, the Delaware Bay, and the Rehoboth Bay. Venture out with us to see the East End Lighthouse, the Cape Henlopen Point, the Harbor of Refuge Lighthouse, and much more.

Cape Water Tours and Taxi – your ticket to the wonders of the Southern Delaware waterways. Make your reservations today!

5 Stars on TripAdvisor, Facebook, Yelp and Google

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Beautiful Trip Out to the Delaware Bay!

Fun and beautiful cruise with multiple sightings of dolphins. Highly recommend the Cape Water & Taxi for your water cruises.

– June B., TripAdvisor
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Excellent Tour

Excellent sunset cruise on the bay...complete with a fantastic dolphin show! The captain and crew were fantastic as always! Highly recommend any of these excursions.

– Timothy A., Facebook
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Will Do Again

Great tour of the canal. We loved the eco-tour. The staff, both Captain Steve and tour leader Kathleen, were well informed, friendly, and very helpful. We'll do it again!

– James S., Yelp
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Highly Recommend

This was such a great experience enjoyed by the whole family! Would highly recommend one do the tours. Thanks so much!

– Mandi C., Google Reviews
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Lighthouse Water Tour

Great tour. Enjoyed walking thru the lighthouse and hearing the history of the area. Lots of birds to see.

– Judy C., TripAdvisor
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Great Time

The sunset cruise was a blast and the captains were very informative and fun. I loved that we could bring our own drinks and snacks. Would recommend to anyone looking for a fun relaxing evening.

– Michele B., Facebook
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Family Fun

Enjoyed the eco-tour with three teens Each of us learned a few things and enjoyed seeing the landscape from the canal perspective. Definitely, recommend as a family activity.

– Christina A., Yelp
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Great Guide

Our guide was so nice and explained things to us and stayed extra time to view the dolphins. It was a beautiful trip and I'd recommend it to anyone!

– Zachary L., Google Reviews
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