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Address: Carretera Chetumal-Puerto Juarez Km. 240 | Local 1 y 2 módulo B., Tulum 77780, Mexico
Phone Number: 529982063311
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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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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Swimming with Dolphins - what an experience

Value for money - must experience this at least once in your lifetime - we had a team of four people - got loads of time stroking and doing tricks with the Dolphins - highlight... read more

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Essex, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Value for money - must experience this at least once in your lifetime - we had a team of four people - got loads of time stroking and doing tricks with the Dolphins - highlight was the foot push where they lifted you in the air - ladies wear a pair of tie up shorts for this as the bikini... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We booked the 6 person swim with entry to Xel Ha afterwards. The dolphin swim was the most amazing experience of my life. I loved the foot push which they did 1st. You were then taken into another pool where you got to pet the dolphins and had kisses etc. Yes it is all set up so you have lots... More 

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Le Vesinet, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Good: 1) Not too expensive compared with the other dolphin places 2) A nice place for the dolphins to live (I know, they're better out there in the ocean), Bad: 1) a mixed feeling of interesting stuff and circus (losing time) ones, 2) Cherry on the cake: $35 for a picture with one of the mammals.... And this is not... More 

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Monica B, Supervisor de Operaciones at Delphinus Xel-Ha, responded to this review

Dear visitor; We appreciate your visit and feedback about your experience in our facilities; enables us to continually improve our services; an apology for the misunderstanding because we also have the option for a printed photograph. We hope you have enjoyed interacting with these intelligent mammals. Best regards, More 

Exeter, United Kingdom
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6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I did the Interax swim while at Xel-ha for the day with my husband, he stayed on the sidelines whilst I did my swim. With the interax you get to do a few basic commands, kiss/hug etc and some free swimming. There were a couple of other dolphin encounter options available but this was more my cup of tea as... More 

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Thank Sally L
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

it was a amazing day. when we came they showed us all the names of the dolpines, afther they showed us the fish what they eat. the rest of the day we swim with the dolphines it was amazing. i would like to thank Priscilla and zaira for the amazing day i would love to come back!

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Thank Marco V
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this place because we could do several of our desired activities in one place. We had no idea how spectacular the experience would be. We stayed the entire day because there was so much to do. If you like a water-based park, this is better than Disneyland. Tremendous value - all inclusive day of good food, margaritas, beer,... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Xel-Ha is a must see, all natural enviornment, my kids loved it, swam with dolphins was so much fun, zip bike was cool, snorkling and got to see all different kinds of fish, even food was great, so many different choices. You need to spend a whole day there just to check out all the things, if you have... More 

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England
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Amazing swim with the Dolphins - almost an hour 'hands on' and Xel ha has so much to do on, under and off the water! Didn't need the snorkel with dolphin element - too many in pool and couldn't see much - and photos are exorbitant price - we didn't buy the package

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Columbus, Indiana
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a beautiful place and plenty of things to do for kids and young adults. We saw two stingrays and a few fish. The kids cliff jumped. Relaxing day.

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Arbroath, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the first time that I had swam with Dolphins, My daughter had swam previously in Florida Sea World, but she said this was far better. We booked the Silver Package, and for this you get a t-shirt and the maximum people in your group was 4. The Dolphins are so intellectual, they are amazing animals. The habitat that... More 

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