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Address: Ctra. Manati, s/n, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Phone Number: +1 809-221-9444
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Manati Park is a huge garden set in 80.000 m2 of typical caribbean flora...

Manati Park is a huge garden set in 80.000 m2 of typical caribbean flora and fauna. You will find more that 150 species of animals and plants in their natural habitat, will have the chance to touch different species as parrots, iguanas, snakes, dolphins, sea lions and so many others. Enjoy our 4 animal shows (Dolphins, Sea Lions, Parrots, Horses and don't forget that in Manati Park the ancestral Taino culture is relived, with its showy ritual dances and delicate handicrafts.

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Manati Park with Optional Dolphin Swim
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Dolphin experience was the best

This was trip for my wife and I went along to watch, as I have done these things before. The dolphin experience was excellent. In the water with a brief swim. Seeing and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed September 11, 2016
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Ottawa, Canada
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31 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The 2 children with us 2 & 5 thought the park was fun. Liked the seal and dolphin show. We the adults wondered about some of the animals and how they are being taken care of. We also didn't like that our water bottles were taken from us on entrance to the park. It's hot in the DR and water... More 

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Manati Park Bav... P, Manager at Manati Park Bavaro, responded to this review

Hello Marilyn, Thank you very much for visiting Manati Park and sharing your opinion about the place. We are sorry to know that our park didn't meet your expectation. We will work on our improvement. Regards from our team More 

Brampton, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a fun filled full day attraction.Mind you it might be new and updated I haven't been since July 2014! You can swim with dolphins, as well as see different animals of all kinds, see a horse show, observe the crocodiles, have exotic birds fly around you and if your as lucky as my boyfriend you might even get... More 

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Manati Park Bav... P, Manager at Manati Park Bavaro, responded to this review

Thanks a lot for sharing your memories about Manati Park! Be happy and come back soon! More 

Bavaro, Dominican Republic
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016

This was an amazing day with my family! So much to see and do. Great for kids. So many animals and you learn a lot! I recommend this trip for sure!

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Manati Park Bav... P, Manager at Manati Park Bavaro, responded to this review

Thank you very much for choosing Manati Park to spend your day with a family during your vacation in Dominican Republic! We are always looking forward your next visits! Be happy and come back soon! Hugs from all our team More 

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 18, 2016

It was a great experience for my family: lots of exotic animals, a well-paced program, really nice staff, amazing landscapes around the place, exciting activities and the perfect setting and distance from our hotel. The ride was very cool too! It was like in 1997, though.

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ManatiPark P, Manager at Manati Park Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Martin, Thank you very much for your comment. We are glad to know you enjoyed tyour time in Manati Park and our park was cnstructed 20 years ago so you had a correct time feeling. We will be always happy to see you again anytime you are back on the island. Kindest regards from all our team More 

Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

My boyfriend and I decided to visit Manati Park in August and we had a good time. It was my first time swimming with dolphins, it felt a little rushed but the experience was memorable. We had a fun time exploring and taking pictures with animals we never would have thought to actually hold! Our guide Jonathan was great &... More 

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ManatiPark P, Manager at Manati Park Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Marina, Thank you very much for visiting manati park as well as sharing your comment with other travellers. We are glad to know you had a good time and your experience was memorable! Warmest regards to all your family from the island! More 

Las Vegas, Nevada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

This was trip for my wife and I went along to watch, as I have done these things before. The dolphin experience was excellent. In the water with a brief swim. Seeing and swimming with a nurse shark was also great. The boat ride in the jet boat was short but fun. The negatives, the company was dysfunctional that ran... More 

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Lowell, Massachusetts
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

My family of three went to Manati Park --first off because it was very affordable and second-- because I wanted my son to swim with dolphins or at least have a quick encounter with one. Well, our experience was overall good because my 12 year old was able to actually swim with the Dolphins, but I just felt bad for... More 

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ManatiPark P, Manager at Manati Park Bavaro, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your comment! We are glad to know you had a nice time in Manati Park. Your critical opinion helps us to improve our place so thank you very much for your opinion about the home for our animals. We wish you great travels in future and lots of happiness to your family! More 

Newberg, Oregon
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

We just visited last week and was pleasantly surprised. It was fairly cheap and we feel like we got the most bang for our buck out of all the vacation. It was only $35 for adults and $20 for kids free for under 2. Transportation was included along with all shows ect. The only ect cost was food and then... More 

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ManatiPark P, Manager at Manati Park Bavaro, responded to this review

Hello Stacie, Thank you very much for visiting Manati Park as well as sharing such a detailed report about your adventure with other travellers. It is a big happiness for us to know you truly enjoyed your interactions with the animals. We wish you happy travels in future! Kindest regards, Manati Park team More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Great place to spend family time, a lot of birds and animals. Dolphins show , horse show and parot show, excelent environment and decent food. Remember to cary some water beacuse there's a lot to walk and see. Good overall.

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ManatiPark P, Manager at Manati Park Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear Pancho, Thank you very much for visiting Manati Park with your family, we are glad to know you liked the animal shows as well as the environment of the place. We are happy you have shared your experience with other travellers. Always welcome back to Manati Park! More 

Manitoba, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

We came to the Manati Park for a change from the beach. Friendly staff, with a good organised day. The dolphin show was good and the place is kept really clean. Swimming with dolphins is a choice we are not confident enough in the water so we left that to the others. Great experience.

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ManatiPark P, Manager at Manati Park Bavaro, responded to this review

Dear friend, Thank you so much for taking your time to share the impressions from Manati Park with other travellers. We are glad to know that you will remember your vacation in Punta Cana not only as a beach experience, but also will keep the memories about your interactions with various animals. Anytime you are back on the island, we... More 

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