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Address: Mz 23 Plano 1 Lote 11-Centro Comercial Marina, Puerto Aventuras 77400, Mexico
Phone Number: 866-393-5158
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Description: Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras invites you to live the dream of...
Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in the paradise of the Riviera Maya. Our beautiful, natural lagoon setting is ideal for your hands-on interactions with our family of dolphins, manatees and sea lions. We offer programs for all ages, a family-friendly experience you will never forget.
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Charming little dolphin discovery place

You can enjoy a lot of viewing of dolphins and sea manatees without paying a cent at this small but lovely Dolphin Discovery place. If you want to interact or have your photo... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 27, 2015
lovemexico2015
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Hantsport, Canada
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Show Low, Arizona
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

This is a great experience but the transition to the Matinees takes to long. Our golf cart broke down on the way and there was no way back except being told to just follow the boat docks.

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New York City, New York
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

A group of four of us signed up for the dolphin royal swim, including a 6 yr old and a 10 yr old (note the 6 yr old had to meet the minimum height requirement). We loved learning about the Dolphins and the trainer was extremely effective at dealing with the 6 yr old's nervousness regarding the foot push and... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015 NEW

We thought the Manatees had free access out to sea but they are captive and in a small shallow pool. The sea lions And dolphins displayed in larger area but again they are captive creatures . They were well looked after however.

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Columbia, Missouri
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

We had such a great experience learning about and swimming with dolphins. You can't bring your phone or camera in the water, obviously, so they have a hired photographer to take it. For a picture of my family of 4, the cost of one photo was $160 ($40 per person pictured). That ruined it for me, I can see charging... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thanks for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras. Welcome to our family and we appreciate the minute you took to tell us and share your experience with us. We are pleased to know that we were part of an unforgettable experience. About the photos price is because the price is set by the market for our competitive location, we're... More 

Houston, Texas
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Our grand daughters really enjoyed swimming with the dolphins. I think the program was well done and the dolphins knew exactly what to do, even if the guest didn't. We did purchase the pictures that were taken by the staff. Its hard to put a price on memories.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thanks for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras. Welcome to our family and we appreciate the minute you took to tell us and share your experience with us. We are pleased to know that we were part of an unforgettable experience. About the photos price is because the price is set by the market for our competitive location, we're... More 

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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW via mobile

We had a great time swimming with Dolphins! The trainers are wonderful. Photos are taken the entire time and came out great. Unfortunately, to take the photos with you on a CD it is 85.00 USD per person. Very disappointing.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thanks for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras. Welcome to our family and we appreciate the minute you took to tell us and share your experience with us. We are pleased to know that we were part of an unforgettable experience. About the photos price is because the price is set by the market for our competitive location, we're... More 

Saint Charles, Missouri
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

Everyone loved the dolphin swim and the manatee experience. Time for everyone to enjoy fully. What an treat for kids!!

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thanks for visiting Dolphin Discovery Cancun. Welcome to our family and we appreciate the minute you took to tell us and share your experience with us. We are pleased to know that we were part of an unforgettable experience for you and your family. We hope you can visit us again soon, we will be here to welcome... More 

Hantsport, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015 NEW

You can enjoy a lot of viewing of dolphins and sea manatees without paying a cent at this small but lovely Dolphin Discovery place. If you want to interact or have your photo taken feeding your favorite sea mammal, there are nominal fees. We enjoyed it more than some of the much bigger Eco places.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thanks for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras. Welcome to our family and we appreciate the minute you took to tell us and share your experience with us. We are pleased to know that we were part of an unforgettable experience. We hope you can visit us again soon, we will be here to welcome you with open arms.... More 

Huntsville, Alabama, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015 NEW

We booked this excursion using our resort credits from Playacar Palace. We took a taxi ride to Dolphin Discovery and our driver waited for us. We booked the Royal Swim. When we got there, they offered us an upgrade of the addition of 30 minutes with sea lions, 30 minutes with manatees, or 15 minutes with each. The kids really... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thanks for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras. Welcome to our family and we appreciate the minute you took to tell us and share your experience with us. We are pleased to know that we were part of an unforgettable experience. We hope you can visit us again soon, we will be here to welcome you with open arms.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

We just finished the sea life circle program and it was wonderful! We took a catamaran and went out snorkeling. We saw lots of fish and sting rays. We then came back to swim with dolphins. It's more like interacting but all up close and personal. Then we swam with manatees and fed them. The kids loved this! The coolest... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery, responded to this review

Dear Traveller, Thanks for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras. Welcome to our family and we appreciate the minute you took to tell us and share your experience with us. We are pleased to know that we were part of an unforgettable experience. We are sorry about the bad experience to the buffet, we're going to let General Manager know about... More 

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