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Address: Highway Pto. Juarez - Chetumal Km. 282, Playa del Carmen 77710, Mexico
Phone Number: 18885262230
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Description: Delphinus Xcaret is located inside Xcaret Eco Park; just 15 minutes from...
Delphinus Xcaret is located inside Xcaret Eco Park; just 15 minutes from Playa del Carmen. If you are visiting this lovely park, enjoy the opportunity of swimming with dolphins the same day at the best place.The provision of space and care of every detail at Delphinus Xcaret has enabled us to develop innovative and high quality dolphin swim programs. Here, you will enjoy a swim with dolphins program that suits your spare time and taste, and your family will love it!Delphinus Xcaret, is awarded with the Guinness World Record for being the dolphinarium with more dolphins born in one facility along one year.Visit us and enjoy your Swim with Dolphins at Delphinus Xcaret selecting from 3 programs: Delphinus Interax, Delphinus Primax and Delphinus Dolphin Ride.
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Expensive but truly memorable and worth it!

We booked Delphinus' top package through our hotel, rather than with the tour company. We struck really lucky on the day and our party of three was joined by a nice Spanish guy... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

We booked Delphinus' top package through our hotel, rather than with the tour company. We struck really lucky on the day and our party of three was joined by a nice Spanish guy, and we got to share 2 dolphins for our experience. It was awesome!!!

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Chislehurst England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

thoroughly enjoyed this small group swimming with the dolphins. this also included an educational session on marine biology and these incredible creatures. well worth the money

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015 via mobile

Great experience, picture package they offered was way too expensive , almost $200 for basic. We would have bought if half the price

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Toronto, Canada
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66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

we did the extra fee to swim in our own smaller group, with the dolphins. We also bought the photo and DVD package. So, our day was quite expensive, but we enjoyed it. It's not the kind of experience that we can get at home!

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Antwerp, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

This was really a dream came true. We went swimming with dolphins on my best friend's birthday. We did the couples dream swim so that we had more time with our dolphins. It was just us two with 2 dolphins. They were so cute. You first get to see a movie and some extra information. Then it's time for the... More 

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Angus, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Absolutely the most expensive swim with Dolphin experience ever but we were greatly satisfied. From pick up at hotel, to the swim, a full hour with only my family and our own dolphin, trainer staying with us and entertaining the entire family, photo shoot exceptional that get sold to you after you see them. Can't say it is anything else... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

Unlike most people I've never been that keen on dolphins but I was persuaded to do this and am glad I did! Was a fabulous experience and I'd recommend it to anyone. I did the very basic package but still you get plenty of time to stroke and play with the dolphins, you get to learn about them and there's... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015 via mobile

Check in staff was it very helpful. I wasted 10 min with the first booth trying to find my reservation for the dolphin swim only to realize it was where you purchase pictures after the swim. The swim itself was good. My family enjoyed it. We went in a group of 9 (5 from my family and 4 from my... More 

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Yabin H, Customer Service Supervisor at Delphinus Xcaret, responded to this review

Dear traveler: Thank you for taking your time to share your comments with us and point out the things you didn’t like in your experience. It calms us to know that you did like your swim, we are going to canalize your comment to Delphinus Riviera Maya, in this case they are in charge on this situation. Thank you very... More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

My husband was desperate to swim with dolphins and we booked the silver package through Thomson. All the parks provide free transport with the ticket which is great. The pools seemed small for so many dolphins but they all seemed happy enough and most had been born in captivity - I'm no animal rights expert. The handler was great, very... More 

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Yabin H, Visitor Service Supervisor at Delphinus Xcaret at Delphinus Xcaret, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Thank you so much for sharing with us about your experience at Delphinus Riviera Maya. We know that some people feel that our pictures are expensive, but part of this money is destined to our Breeding programs, Via Delphi institute and Environmental education program, this way, the economic benefit reaches more people and their families in our city.... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

This was my second experience with swimming with the dolphins. Our dolphin handler was really good, he explained a lot about the dolphins, which we all found interesting. The checking in and getting to the water went very smoothly (we were staying at the Occidental Grand Xcaret, so it was an easy 5 minute walk). During the interaction, I felt... More 

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Yabin H, Visitor Service Supervisor en Delphinus Xcaret at Delphinus Xcaret, responded to this review

Dear traveler: Thank you so much for sharing your experience with us. We would like to share with you that we canalized your comments regarding this situation with Delphinus Riviera Maya; it calms us to know that you did enjoy your time in your program, but we are truly sorry your experience did not end pleasantly. Your comments are really... More 

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