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Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta

Tepic Km 155, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
1-866-393-5158
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Educational Sites, Water sports
Owner description: Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in paradise! With a range of programs, we have... more » Owner description: Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in paradise! With a range of programs, we have family-friendly adventures for all ages that you will never forget. Located in Aquaventuras Park, you'll enjoy your dolphin experience and a day on the water slides, an adventure full of adrenaline and smiles! « less
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 NEW

When we were there we thought the idea of swimming with dolphins sounded good. But unfortunately those dolphins did not want to swim with us and one got my with its tail and ended up getting iced for the rest of the day. As I was sitting there I saw one of the dolphins begging for food with marks on... More

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Oakland, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014 NEW via mobile

Let start by saying the water slides are awesome. We had fun for hours with no lines and top knot ch rides. However, I am well educated in Marine Biology and to my knowledge,those dolphins need a lot more room than they have. Every Dolphin I saw had conflict marks on them. These are long scratches they give each other... More

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Beloit, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014 NEW

We have swam with dolphins before but it was nothing like this. To actually be swimming right along side them was incredible! We snuba dived with them and used seedoos to propel beside them. We were in the water with them for an hour. Amazing!

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

The dolphin and Sea lion encounters are awesome! This is not a cheap activity, but splurge and buy the royal package, as it much more hands-on with the dolphins (two of them) and lasts a bit longer as well. Our dolphins, Cloepatra and Posiden were friendly and playful and the time in the water with them is so much fun.... More

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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Vallarta Adventures is not cheap and the pictures certainly less, but VERY good experience for the family

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Tumbler Ridge, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Had an amazing time! The Dolphin Encounter was an incredible time and a memory that will last a lifetime. The water slides and pool were a lot of fun and the kids had a blast! The staff were very friendly and it was a very good time. The one thing that was a little off was the water in the... More

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The dolphin experience was excellent and informative. While the kids loved it, the waterpark needs updated and painted.

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DolphinDiscovery, Social Media Affiliate at Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta, we're happy to hear that you enjoyed your experience with dolphins, we're going to let General Manager know about your comments in order to improve our service. Thank you for give us your feedback, we appreciate it. More

Castro Valley, California
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The dolphin activities are amazing!! highly recommend them. The park itself is run down and the service is lousy. Some people are not as friendly, some are so it's not consistent. The gift shop is ridiculously expensive and the pictures they take at the dolphin activities. ($25 dollars per picture or $99 dollars for about 10-15 pictures) they also don't... More

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DolphinDiscovery, Social Media Affiliate at Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta, responded to this review

Hello, we're happy to hear that you enjoyed your time with dolphins, we're going to let General Manager in Puerto Vallarta know about your comments in order to improve our service. Thank you for give us your feedback, we appreciate it. More

Calgary, Canada
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3 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Loved meeting the Dolphin Dewet... it was a bit short for the cost however. We got to hang with the gigantic Iguana's outside for free for longer than we spent with the Dolphin. That being said however, I would do it again... Dolphins are amazing. AND... at this Dolphin place, the dolphins are bred and raised there, not stolen from... More

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DolphinDiscovery, Social Media Affiliate at Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta, responded to this review

Hello, thank you for visiting Dolphin Discovery Puerto Vallarta, we're glad to know that you enjoyed your time with dolphins, thank you for taking time to share your experience with us and the travellers, we appreciate it. We hope that you come back soon to enjoy another amazing experience with dolphins. More

Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

This was a once in a lifetime experience. The sea lions cracked us all up. The sea lions hug and kiss you and take you on a ride around the pool

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