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Dolphinaris Tulum

At Grand Bahia Principe Tulum Hotel, Tulum 77760, Mexico
52 998-881-3030
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Ranked #14 of 29 Attractions in Tulum
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Dolphinaris Tulum at Bahia Principe Resort combines the best features of our dolphins, with beautiful tropical surroundings.The facilities feature the... more » Owner description: Dolphinaris Tulum at Bahia Principe Resort combines the best features of our dolphins, with beautiful tropical surroundings.The facilities feature the innovative concept of traditional platforms that provide shallow, beach-style access to conduct interaction programs safely for any visitor.For the convenience of swimmers and observers, we have located various service areas within our facilities. These service areas include: check-in and customer service, induction hut, a new room where classes for the Trainer for a Day program are conducted and our photo & video store. « less
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 NEW

Swiming with the dolphins is an experience children and adults would love as these beauties are fun to be with. They are very intelligent and fun to hang out with. The only thing I didn't like is the fact that they asked too much for the pictures which I gave up on. I came with my own camera and go... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 NEW

We booked our swim with the dolphins online a few weeks before our holiday! Not only did it prove way cheaper but we also got a free upgrade to the next program! We would definitely recommend doing this first and foremost! On the day, we arrived at the pool early and watched some of the previous group! It looked amazing... More

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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014 NEW

We just returned from a very relaxing vacation from the area. The highlight of our trip was our experience at Dolphinarius. We signed up for the trainer for the day program as it allowed us to experience all of the different activities such as the foot push and belly ride. Everything about this was amazing. We worked with Luis as... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

they experience was one in a kind for the price very very good, we even got our pictures and video from the visit, too nice

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DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this review

Dear visitor, We are happy to hear you enjoyed your time at our facilities and that we could be a part of it. Swimming with the dolphins is something everyone should do at least once in their life. It is a beautiful thing to touch and interactive with these intelligent mammals. Dolphinaris is delighted that you shared this special moment... More

Denver, Colorado
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I have to start by saying that I've loved dolphins for as long as I can remember, and I have always wanted to swim with them. When vacationing at the Grand Bahia (awesome place, by the way), I jumped at the chance to get in the water with the dolphins they have there. We booked a reservation just for me,... More

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DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Our dolphinarium is a billionaire investment in order to give our dolphins the best way of living such as water, food, activities, health-care, among many other things, and of course love. Dolphins are our partners and friends. Our knowledgeable trainers work with passion for them. Our dolphins are extremely well cared and they are provided the best food... More

Swansea, United Kingdom
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Me, my mum and my two sons age 6 & 8 we done interactive program. Well worth the money my sons were nervous so we picked this program. It is a hour program touching the dolphin, doing tricks also answering any questions you have and giving us all the information about the dolphin, You can't wear suncream so you can... More

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DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Our professional trainers and staff are very organized in order to give you the best experiences. The Trainer are also very educated in order to teach our guests all about these amazing mammals. The Dolphin Interactive Program is the perfect program for non swimmers and younger children. This program is on a platform at all times where the... More

Burlington, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

The experience was "Top Notch" for my 11 year old daughter. She did the "Trainer for a Day" and loved every second of it. At the end of the day, Dont be afraid to haggle with the people that sell the pictures and videos. There is alot of "wiggle" room.

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DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this review

Dear visitor, We are so happy to hear your experience was every thing and more that you expected. The Trainer for a Day Program is the most complete program we have giving you the fullest experience. We take great proud in making our guest have a beautiful program and experience. Thank you for your visit and please come again. More

San Diego, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
8 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My daughter and I did the trainer for the day program and we loved every single minute of it! The dolphins were so cute and the trainers were funny! I understand why we had to shower before entering the pool each time, but we were all burnt at the end of the day. That's my only negative comment. Everything else... More

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DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Our dolphins and swims are unique; we have a very professional staff to provide you the best time ever. It is a pleasure to give you a great time swimming with the dolphins. The reason we do not allow our guests to wear sunscreen is for the protection of the dolphins. The chemicals in the sunscreen can be... More

Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I visited the Dolphinaris on 14 June 2014 whilst staying at Bahia Principe Sian Kaan and I have to say it was the best experience I have had in a long while. My husband arranged for me to be a ‘Trainer for a Day’ which is the top package they offer. Although it may seem expensive, personally I feel that... More

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DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Dolphinaris is delighted to hear you and your husband had such a wonderful time while at our facilities and that we could be a part of these unforgettable lifetime memories. Swimming with the dolphins and the interaction you receive from them is a beautiful thing you will not forget. Our goal is for our guests to have the... More

Toronto, ON
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This was my first experience with dolphins. I was with 4 others and 2 were children (age 6 and 8). The trainers had good control of the dolphins and made me feel safe and comfortable. My son aged 6 was not a great swimmer, but he was able to get his ride with the dolphin without having to swim to... More

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DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this review

Dear visitor, Dolphin is delighted to hear we could be a part of an amazing first time experience of swimming with the dolphins. Our trainers have such a wonderful bond with these amazing mammals, they are like their children. They really love and care for the dolphins and it shows in the programs. Thank you for your visit and you... More

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