The BEST Episodes of Dora the Explorer
Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!
Last Updated: Sep 28, 2019
Network: Nick Jr.
Dora the Explorer features the adventures of Dora, her monkey Boots, her Backpack and many other animated characters. In each episode, viewers help her to go an adventure in an animated world set inside a computer.
#1 - Pepe's School Day Adventure
Season 6 - Episode 10
It's Pepe the pig's first day of school, and he can't wait for Dora to show him around.
#2 - Dora's Fairy Godmother Rescue
Season 8 - Episode 17
Dora and Boots help the Fairy Godmother fix her magic wand so she can get her puppy back.
#3 - Dora's Knighthood Adventure
Season 6 - Episode 19
Boots loves to hear stories about knights who go on heroic adventures and Don Quixote (Andy Garcia) tells Dora and Boots that anyone can be a knight as long as they help others. Boots would love to be a knight and so would his friends Rocinante the horse and Dapple the donkey, but they need someone to rescue. Dora takes out her spotting scope and they discover a princess calling out for help from the Royal Garden. Dora, Boots, Rocinante and Dapple set out through the Puppet Stage, past Tico’s Carousel to get to the Royal Garden and save the princess.
#4 - Dora and Diego Save Atlantis
Season 6 - Episode 15
Dora, Diego, Boots and Unicornio leave the Enchanted Forest to end an ancient feud between the unicorns and dragons and save the lost continent of Atlantis. Meanwhile, a greedy owl (voiced by Jason Alexander) is given the opportunity to act as king and watch over the forest.
#5 - Dora's Rainforest Talent Show
Season 8 - Episode 8
Dora and Boots must rescue Benny so he can tell jokes in the Rainforest Talent Show.
#6 - Dora's Thanksgiving Day Parade
Season 7 - Episode 14
Everyone's getting ready for the big Thanksgiving Day parade, but when the Pirate Piggies accidentally float away on Dora's boat float, it's up to Dora and Boots to rescue them and save Thanksgiving Day!
#7 - Dora Saves Fairytale Land, Part 1
Season 8 - Episode 20
Dora and Boots return to Fairytale Land to help the King and Queen when Fairytale Land was losing it's magic. To save the Ivy Brick Wall they needed to get magical water the only problem it's surrounded by all the bad fairytale characters. Will Dora and Boots save Fairytale Land?
#8 - Little Map
Season 7 - Episode 13
Map has been teaching his nephew, Little Map, how to draw pictures that help us on our adventures. And he's getting really good, so today he's ready for his very first treasure adventure!
#9 - Dora and Diego in the Time of Dinosaurs
Season 8 - Episode 9
Dora and Diego travel back to prehistoric times and go on a dinosaur adventure.
#10 - Benny's Big Race
Season 5 - Episode 3
Dora and Boots help Benny fix his go-cart so he can finish the race.
#11 - Super Spies
Season 2 - Episode 20
Dora and Boots need to stop Swiper from stealing Isa's cupcakes.
#12 - Dora Helps the Birthday Wizzle
Season 5 - Episode 14
Dora and Boots rescue a special wishing wand for the Birthday Wizzle.
#13 - Dora's Super Soccer Showdown
Season 8 - Episode 14
Get ready for a big game in Brazil with Dora and the Golden Explorers as they take on a team of monsters in the Big Cup Soccer Tournament!
#14 - El Coqui
Season 1 - Episode 21
Dora and Boots find a frog who has lost its voice.
#15 - School Science Fair
Season 7 - Episode 5
Help Dora get her volcano project to the school in time for the school's science fair!
#16 - Book Explorers
Season 7 - Episode 15
Dora and Boots become book explorers so they can find missing objects for the library's story wall.
#17 - Yes We Can! (To the Monkey Bars)
Season 2 - Episode 21
Dora has a secret; she never conquered the monkey bars. If she wants to retry it, she and Boots need to race over to the playground.
#18 - The Mixed-Up Seasons
Season 4 - Episode 15
Dora and Boots go through all the different seasons to get the pumpkin, flower, snowman and crab back to the right seasont they belong in.
#19 - Whose Birthday Is It?
Season 2 - Episode 25
Dora and Boots go to someone's birthday party after following a mysterious birthday balloon.
#20 - Dora's Dance Show
Season 6 - Episode 6
Dora’s dance class is having a big show for all of their friends and family. Dora is opening the show and can’t wait for her family to see her dance! She just needs her dance slippers, but the delivery duck gives her scuba flippers instead. It’s a dance-filled adventure as Dora and Boots play “follow-the-bunny” to make their way through Bunny Hop Hill, dance in the animal hoedown across Benny’s barn and rush to the show aboard the dancing train.
#21 - Boots' Banana Wish
Season 5 - Episode 16
A wish machine makes bananas drop on Boots' head--endlessly.
#22 - Baseball Boots
Season 3 - Episode 12
Dora and Boots are playing on a baseball game today, Boots is good at throwing and catching the ball, but he cannot hit ball no matter how he tries. Boots is planning to hit the ball for the first time and win the game, so everyone will cheer for him. Dora and Boots had to get to the baseball game by going through The Troll Bridge, across Pitcher's Pond, and to the Baseball Game.
#23 - Baby Crab
Season 4 - Episode 20
Dora and Boots are playing in the beach, there they hear a call for help from a Baby Crab that is caught in a net. After freeing the Baby Crab and cheering him up, they discover that Baby Crab is lost and is far away from him. Dora and Boots helps Baby Crab get home to his mommy by going through the Sand Castle, through the Snapping Clams and to Crab Island.
#24 - Big River
Season 1 - Episode 9
Boots loses his boot in the river. Together with Dora, they must pursue the boot before it reaches the waterfall.
#25 - Sticky Tape
Season 1 - Episode 14
Benny the Bull needs sticky tape to repair a hole in his hot air balloon.