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Address: Mayan Riviera | Xel-Ha, 77500, Mexico
Phone Number: +52-998-206-33-11
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Description: 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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If you want to swim with dolphins in a natural cove and not a hotel type swimming pool, Xel ha is the best place to do it. We had a 60 minute experience with two Dolphins in a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 31, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

If you want to swim with dolphins in a natural cove and not a hotel type swimming pool, Xel ha is the best place to do it. We had a 60 minute experience with two Dolphins in a group of six. You are really well looked after and the cost whilst may seem high is worth every penny. Lots of... More 

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Cohutta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

Been to xel-ha the last 2 years and we love it .It's an all inclusive water park , the foods really good .I think the price per tickets a little expensive but other than that it's a great place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

You must do the dolphin trek of you visit xel ha. It is such a surreal experience walking along the bottom of the water. You get to see the dolphin so much better than if you were above water with it. You do get to be above water with it too though

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essex
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015 NEW

Great park, totally different to anything we have done before! A lot of walking and swimming/snorkelling, so quite exhausting! But worth it. Dolphin experience was good, photographs very overpriced tho!!

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Coventry, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

We spent half a day here, but had about 2 hours with the Dolphins. The trainers were informative and very talented. The Dolphins are almost like they are mechanical as they are so talented. The photo package is also very good too. An experience nothing like it.

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Barrington, Rhode Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

My husband and son signed up for the swimming with dolphins at Xel_HA. It was quite a bit disappointing that they had only about 30 min in the water with one dolphin with a group of total 7 people. The price was $149 per person and there was no real swimming with dolphins. Most of those 30 min they stood... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

By far, this was one of the major highlights of our vacation. The kids absolutely were in awe. The expressions on their faces while swimming with the dolphins and interacting with them was priceless. They are such intelligent animals and we were left with a new found respect, admiration and appreciation of them. I would highly recommend this experience. This... More 

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Milford Haven, Wales, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2015

We had a fantastic day here. Our slot with the dolphins was the first group of the day and we were in a group of 6. The interaction with the dolphins was an amazing experience and loved being able to do the foot push. Just wish the photos weren't so expensive x

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Hemel Hempstead
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

This trip is worth making, both for the dolphin experience and for simply enjoying all that Xel-Ha has to offer. The dolphin experience is well organised and truly memorable, both swimming with and snorkelling with the dolphins. The river tube ride is second to none, and the estuary is beautiful. Snorkelling is a truly rewarding experience. Some of the activities... More 

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2015

This was an amazing experience with the dolphins, I loved every minute of it, the only thing I didn't like was how expensive the photos are, although I did buy them because it's a once in a lifetime thing

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