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Dolphin Encounters

Blue Lagoon Island, Nassau, New Providence Island
1 (242) 363-1003
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Ranked #13 of 83 Activities in Nassau
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Tours
Activities: Swimming with dolphins, Snorkeling
Useful Information: Wheelchair access, Stroller parking, Activities for older children, Activities for young children
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

We've always had a dream to swim with dolphins & lucky for us, we were on a cruise that went to Nassau, so we booked at Dolphin Encounters. It was an amazing experience! The excursion started with a boat ride to Dolphin Encounters' island. The people on the island were so incredibly nice. I loved being able to take my... More

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North Carolina
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

So, I must say it has been a dream of mine to swim with the dolphins for many many years. My husband and I just spent 6 days in Nassau and PI and decided to give it a shot. Many of the reviews talk of how expensive it is, and how costly the pictures are, but I have to say,... More

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Medina, Ohio
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

My daughters love dolphins so, of course, for our vacation they wanted to swim with the dolphins. I compared this one to the Atlantis swim. I chose this one with their help since it is in a natural setting rather than a man made pool. I am glad I did. We were in the water with the dolphins for about... More

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Cumberland, Rhode Island
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14 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

My family and I went on the Disney Dream, and took a shore excursion to swim with the dolphins. My husband was an observer, and my daughter and I were in the water with these magnificent creatures. It was truly memorable. the finale was when 2 dolphins pushed each of the participants... it made you feel as if you were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Wonderful staff, beautiful place and the dolphins!!! Uuuuuuuwi!! No vocabulary could express the feeling of excitement and the fun we had with my mother. The experience was really one I would like my future children to experience too coz I felt like a child again. M sure not even Disney can meet up to it. Definitely worth the miles travelled... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014 via mobile

If there is anything better than the dolphin encounter then I will need to experience. It was awesome. From the dancing to the kissing to the hugging.. I will definitely take my future children there. It covers any experience Disney can give, coz I felt like a child again. If you visit Bahamas without having a dolphin encounter then u... More

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Chantilly, Virginia
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

This was a very well organized operation. Our children did the dolphin excursion and we observed. They had a good time and we enjoyed watching them interact with Shawn, the dolphin, and his handler -- who was very funny. Afterwards we went over to the lagoon to swim and hang out for awhile. I believe of the three dolphin excursions... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

We got off our cruise ship and took a taxi to the ferry terminal on a raise island. First you get a nice ferry ride over to Blue Lagoon Island. The little island was nice with plenty of shady palm trees and beautiful little cove to swim and snorkel in. This is a good place for kids to swim in... More

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Bridgeton, New Jersey
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We did the Dolphin Encounter on 8/11/14 and it exceeded our expectations......we learned alot about the ocean and our responsibility to keep the water clean so that our Wonderful Marine life ( Dolphins ) can have a safe healthy life in clean waters...we also learned many new and interesting facts on Dolphins and why we should Never feed them in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I had so much fun, the picture packages were affordable, I learned a lot and my husband and I enjoyed it.

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