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Dolphin Discovery Tortola

Prospect Reef Resort, Road Town VG1110, Tortola
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Ranked #7 of 21 Activities in Road Town
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Dolphin Discovery invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in the Caribbean paradise of Tortola. We offer a range of programs for all... more » Owner description: Dolphin Discovery invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in the Caribbean paradise of Tortola. We offer a range of programs for all ages, a family-friendly adventure you will never forget. « less
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Aurora, Colorado
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10 reviews 10 reviews
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

My husband along with another couple did the Dolphin Discovery at Tortola Island. This was one of the items on my bucket list and it topped every expectation I had. We went during off-peak (late Sept. early Oct.) and happened to be the only group booked that day. So we received extra time and attention with the dolphins. It was... More

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

What a wonderful morning we spent here. I highly recommend this to anyone who loves dolphins or who has any interest in getting to know this wonderful animal. Our experience could not have been better. We had a brief orientation showing the poses that we would do with the dolphin. Then it was time for the first pictures then water.... More

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Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

This was something I had wanted to do forever! With our cruise coming up I knew I had to make it work even though we would be going to the US Virgin Islands and not the British side. It didn't matter...I did my research on this facility and after reading all the wonderful things about it and, especially the care... More

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Tucson, Arizona
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This was a wonderful experience. The three of us had a wonderful time swimming with the Dolphins and learning so much about them. It truly gave me a better understanding of these wonderful creatures.

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Malta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I couldn't believe I was actually swimming with a dolphin! This was a great experience not only for our teanage son but for us as well. Plus the boat ride from the pier to Tortola was fantastic. The trainer was excellent and gave us all his time and attention. I have rated as very good and not excellent as It... More

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Woodridge, Illinois
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8 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

I have never seen my husband excited as when he was interacting with the dolphins! This was both our first time swimming with them. We came on a very rainy day. We got the basic package which did not include swimming with the dolphins, just to interact with them,but the trainer found out we came a long way and let... More

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

For many us the thought of being propelled through the water on the back of a dolphin is something that we probably never imagined would ever happen, but if you find yourself in the British Virgin Islands this is exactly what you can do! Dolphin Discovery is just a short walk from the center of town. Once there it is... More

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Coldspring, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Overall this activity was great. Although I wish we had more time with the dolphins, we all did have fun interacting with them. We opted for the Dolphin Royal Swim, even though we were on a cruise, I reserved our adventure online separate from the cruise and saved a considerable amount of money. Once on the dock we hired a... More

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Shelton, Connecticut
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Don't be discouraged when you get there. It doesn't look anything like the brochures. However, it was a great experience to swim and play with the dolphins with their great trainers. Everyone was very friendly and knowledgeable and we all did have a great day there. Definitely worth the trip to Tortola from St. Thomas. It was only a half... More

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Arizona
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

My husband and I visited the Dolphin Discovery as an excursion of a cruise we were sailing on. As soon as we arrived, we were given life vests and watched a short video about how to interact with the dolphins. Before long, we were headed into the water. I was a little nervous as I did not know what to... More

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