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Moorea Dolphin Center

| Intercontinental Moorea Resort & Spa, French Polynesia
689 55 19 48
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Ranked #11 of 15 Attractions in Moorea
Type: Other, Zoos & Aquariums
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Type: Other, Zoos & Aquariums

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Coto de Caza, Ca
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77 reviews 77 reviews
23 attraction reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 NEW

I recently stayed at the Intercontinental Hotel, Moorea. This where the Dolphin Center is located. Unless you want to be in the water to physically touch and play with the dolphins, you can view everything that the show offers right from the bridge that crosses the dolphin area. So why pay, you can see just as well from the bridge... More 

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Yokosuka-shi, Kanagawa, Japan
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We did the couples dolphin experience! We swam with not only one, but TWO of the amazing creatures. We were educated on differences of dolphins before getting in the water and swimming with them. 100% recommend this experience to others, whether it is for honeymooning or vacation!

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Prague, Czech Republic
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

We were so happy to be able to see dolphins and to swim with them, but this is nothing else but a circus with these poor animals trapped there made into their personal money makers. Really awful, trapped in small confined places, these animals are imprissoned there and when we asked the staff about the dolphins and if they think... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Wooow, we loved it! We swam with Dolphin, calles Lokahi, it was an amazing experience and we will never forget it, it was just amazing, good therapy for everyone! Recommend everyone to try!!! Maria&Csaba from Hungary!

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London, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 attraction reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

For me this was an amazing experience. I have seen dolphins from afar or at parks but never had a chance to get up close and personal. A birthday treat to myself, I mulled over the idea for a day or so, until in the evening I sat by the lagoon hearing the dolphins swim and breathe and woke up... More 

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Rochester, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
33 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

I had the Apnea experience - some lessons on the anatomy of dolphins and a few jumps, and the highlights, two underwater pulls. A must.

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Auckland
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

It was expensive but I had a wonderful dolphin encounter. Also purchased the pictures on a USD. Again expensive but very good photo quality and good shots.

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Austin, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

We did a one one with me and my two kids (3 and 10). It was a pricey, a few hundred. The instructor tried hard to education the kids about dolphins. The dolphin was wonderful and gentle. These dolphins were recuperated from the US navy or were born in captivity. You can see these demonstrations from the bridge. The price... More 

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California City, California
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

It is really expensive, and focused on taking money out of the tourists. Not that much explanation, just there for the picture.

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Houston, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

My wife and I signed up for the Romance Package. We were with another couple and a trainer plus a photographer. It started out with about 15 minutes about the facility and dolphins in general then 45 minutes in the water with the dolphins. There are 3 dolphins on site and we spent time with each of them. The trainers... More 

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