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Dolphin Academy Curacao

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Address: Bapor Kibra z/n, Willemstad AN5999, Curacao
Phone Number: +599 9 465 8900
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Dolphin Academy offers fun and educational intimate experiences, like a...

Dolphin Academy offers fun and educational intimate experiences, like a Dolphin Encounter, a Dolphin Swim, a Dolphin Snorkel with Coastal Bottlenose Dolphins in a natural saltwater lagoon and the open sea. Different programs and courses available for all ages.

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Awesome experience for my daughter

Only 5 years old and she was very brave the trainers we amazing and took the time to explain all the details She loved every moment of it

5 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
Orlando R
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Only 5 years old and she was very brave the trainers we amazing and took the time to explain all the details She loved every moment of it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Really cool never thought of doing something like this we did the natural encounter with the Dolphins defiantly worth it

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our 9 yr old loved learning about dolphins and interacting with them.excellent,professional , friendly staff. Our child gained great confidence in her knowledge and understanding of dolphins and her ability to work with them.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What an incredible experience! We got to swim and dive with the dolphins and learned so much about them from Amy, the dolphins' trainer! While the time spent in the water was about 1/2 hour (it felt like longer), we spent almost two hours learning about the dolphins and understanding how the trainers work with them both inside and outside... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We swam with the Dolphins on August 2. What beautiful, intelligent and friendly animals!!! It was almost surreal swimming alongside and touching a 7 foot long 350 pound creature that is so majestic and gentle. The Academy is well organized and just an outstanding experience.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Dolphin show was very entertaining, Sat next to a family with small children whom love seeing the dolphin fly out of the water. Seeing the little children enjoying the show made this visit worth while.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a very good up keep of the place but overall interesting and educational for children and adults. You can really tell they love and take really good care of their animals.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I returned after 20 years and the dolphin academy is still awesome. It is worth every penny of it (swim with dolphins). You will remember that dolphin kiss forever. Bring your own mask and you can even enjoy it more.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the most amazing experiences I've ever had!!! Brian was our instructor and was so informative and friendly. The dolphins were clearly valued, respected and well taken care of...it really showed how much they loved the staff and the visitors! We had 2 dolphins in a group of 7 and each got to have ample time with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First you get a educational movie and afterwards they'll prepare you for a swim with two dolphins. This was a lifetime experience! The trainers were extremely kind and helpful. Groups are small so you'll get plenty of time to swim or dive with the cutest dolphins ever. We noticed that the dolphins were happy in their enthusiasm. You will have... More 

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