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Address: Mayan Riviera | Xel-Ha, 77500, Mexico
Phone Number: +52-998-206-33-11
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Enjoy the best Swim with Dolphins program in the biggest natural aquarium...

Enjoy the best Swim with Dolphins program in the biggest natural aquarium of the world, Xel-Ha Ecopark.Delphinus Xel-Ha is inside the Xel-Ha Ecopark, located on the freeway of the Mayan Riviera just 10 minutes from Tulum.Our facilities in Delphinus Xel-Ha at Riviera Maya just like in all of our dolphinariums, are extremely comfortable for our dolphins and visitors. Dolphins enjoy in an area ten times bigger than the established by the Mexican Official Norms.

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Breathtaking to be upclose with the beautiful animals!

Well cared for animals that are just so sweet to get close to for a full 45 minutes. If you've ever wanted to swim with dolphins, this is the place to do it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Well cared for animals that are just so sweet to get close to for a full 45 minutes. If you've ever wanted to swim with dolphins, this is the place to do it!

Thank kppluto
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very accommodating to make your experience a memorable one. I bought the video and the usb with all pictures because my 9 year old had an amazing time and it was all captured by the staff.

1 Thank Angelica D
Leeds, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing!!! Never knew just how clever dolphins are. They are so gentle around you its unbelievable.Scary at first but they made you feel so comfortable!

1 Thank Sopht123
Kinrooi, Belgium
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

What an incredible experience! We will never forget this. Must do if you love animals. The only downside was the cost of the photos. We bought them and now we enjoy every day looking at those pictures on the wall, and looking back to those great times.

1 Thank Jeroen A
Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015 via mobile

Three of us booked trainer for a day, we had Stephanie as our instructor for just the three of us all day. I had never been too fussed about swimming with dolphins but I now recommend to everyone. It's too good an experience to put into words, you have to do it to understand, so if you are thinking about... More 

1 Thank fishstorm
Isle of Man, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2015

Amazing experience!! Worth every penny but haggle on photo prices as they will drop them! They were very kind to our group on this. We literally spent the whole day in the water with the Dolphins and Carlos Our trainer was incredible. A must do!

Thank Natalie R
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2015 via mobile

We visited here during our stay at playa del Carmen and we loved it.we took the earliest slot of 8:30 so got to see the Dolphins at rest and play before they started swimming with us and they looked genuinely happy.we booked the primax 4 package and it actually cost us less than expected. The trainers were fantastic and our... More 

Thank Poosey86
Exmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

My boyfriend and I booked the "Trainer for a Day" before going to Mexico and it was more than I could have ever expected. The dolphins are extremely well loved and looked after and was an over whelming experience and one I'll never expect. We were lucky enough to have a dolphin each between the two of us and Carlos... More 

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Overland Park, Kansas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2015

A fun dolphin encounter and two different options to experience. Dophinus has its own area for lockers and changing rooms, so you are able to leave your things there for the entire duration of your day at the park. Located near the front, this exhibit is easy to get to and can be observed from both sides of the pools.... More 

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Huntsville, Alabama
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

Wonderful way to spend a family or romantic day at Xel-Ha. Beautiful lagoon to snorkel, circus and zip lines to play in the water. Lazy river to float down and many different places to eat and drink.

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