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Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras

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Address: Mz 23 Plano 1 Lote 11-Centro Comercial Marina, Puerto Aventuras 77400, Mexico
Phone Number: +52 866 393 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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Great experience, but take a tip on photos

This was really an amazing experience. We did the full package with the dolphins, sea lions, and manatees. Each session was great. The trainers are patient and friendly, the group... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 23, 2015
SkjernoySon
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Madison, Connecticut
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Big Pine Key, Florida
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

I LOVED Dolphin Discovery Puerto Adventuras! The staff was so friendly and informative - impressive how much they give back to the local economy and how they teach the children who for years had no real education about the marine mammals in their waters! Saw baby manatees and baby dolphins, and young sea lions learning as well! I love the... More 

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Madison, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 NEW

This was really an amazing experience. We did the full package with the dolphins, sea lions, and manatees. Each session was great. The trainers are patient and friendly, the group is limited to 10, and they really let you get up close with these amazing creatures. That being said - the cost of the photos is pretty unbelievable. Just a... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

The dolphins themselves were amazing and a wonderful experience. Right after you finish, you get marched down an interior hallway to consider the possibility of paying $40 per picture, or a value package of $160 for all the pictures from your couple. When you decline, you get to awkwardly stand around someone else's hotel that does not provide any kind... More 

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Boston, MA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015 NEW

This was not our first dolphin experience, but we were pleasantly surprised. We were staying at Barcelo Maya but avoided that experience because the dolphins were kept in very small pools. This encounter was much nicer and in a more natural setting. The dolphins seemed happy and everyone in our group of 10 had a great experience. The price was... More 

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London, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

We did the dolphin Encounter at Riviera Maya. Loved it BUT paid a fortune for the pictures. When we got the pics they gave us a card to log in to download photos to mobile devices or social media or whatever. Problem is.......can't find the proper link to log in to get photos!! Very frustrating!! I DO NOT recommend using... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015 NEW

We went on the dolphin discover on our first trip to Mexico, I didn't participate in the activity but my wife did, they do different packages, so depending on what package you book, determines what you get to do, the wife booked on for the top package, so she spent time with a sea lion, then moved to the manatees... More 

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Exeter, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW via mobile

I'm writing this review sitting on my hotel balcony after only being back an hour from discovery Dolphins. I originally booked this 2momths before our holiday via their website on the online chat with a very friendly and helpful guy I was very weary weather to book or not as I thought it was all to good to be true.... More 

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Bergenfield, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

My wife and autistic son had a great experience. The staff was so understanding and attentive. Definitely recommend this to anyone.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras, 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 for you, your wife and your son. We hope you can visit us again soon, we will be... More 

Mount Prospect, Illinois
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

Kids loved it! They spent an hour with the dolphins and had a blast. Well worth the money! We would do this again in a minute.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras, 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 for you and your kids. We hope you can visit us again soon, we will be here to... More 

Edinboro, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

My wife did the dolphin experience with "swim with manatees" pkg.---she had a wonderful time with both---I was able to get pictures of her that rivaled the ones that were offered at an expense, therefore did not purchase ---my camera is just a regular one, nothing extravagant---trainers were both helpful and courteous--it was a good choice.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras, 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 for you and your wife. We hope you can visit us again soon, we will be here to... More 

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