We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Dolphinaris Tulum

Features Animals
Federal Highway Chetumal _ Cancun, Km. 250 | At Grand Bahia Principe Tulum Hotel, Tulum 77760, Mexico
+52 998 881 3030
Call
Website
Save
Review Highlights
new, fancy and expensive

Wee booked the dolfin swim from home, and that worked fine. You still have the feelig that it is a... read more

Reviewed February 17, 2015
calberte
,
Copenhagen, Denmark
Nice experience

Did this with my friend recently. It was a fun experience to do once in a lifetime. We were able to... read more

Reviewed February 8, 2015
Rikki2013
,
New York City, New York
Read all 426 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
Dolphinaris Tulum at Bahia Principe Resort combines the best features of our dolphins, with beautiful tropical surroundings.The facilities feature the innovative concept of traditional platforms that provide shallow, beach-style access to conduct interaction programs safely for any visitor.For the convenience of swimmers and observers, we have located various service areas within our facilities. These service areas include: check-in and customer service, induction hut, a new room where classes for the Trainer for a Day program are conducted and our photo & video store.
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
Closed Now
All hours
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
LOCATION
Federal Highway Chetumal _ Cancun, Km. 250 | At Grand Bahia Principe Tulum Hotel, Tulum 77760, Mexico
CONTACT
Website
+52 998 881 3030
Write a ReviewReviews (426)
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language

131 - 140 of 272 reviews

Reviewed February 17, 2015

Wee booked the dolfin swim from home, and that worked fine. You still have the feelig that it is a money maschine. They want to uprade you, you cant take your Owen Pictures and tey are very expensive to bye. Our guide Leo was very...More

1  Thank calberte
DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2015

Hello calberte, Thank you for your feedback. The well-being and the appropriate attention of the dolphins under our care is our absolute priority! Our trainers love dolphins and perform their job with the best attitude. We hope you enjoyed the magical experience of interacting with...More

Reviewed February 8, 2015

Did this with my friend recently. It was a fun experience to do once in a lifetime. We were able to pet a dolphin, and even ride on it, although there wasn't an opportunity to swim freely next to the dolphins. It kind of felt...More

1  Thank Rikki2013
DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2015

Hello Rikki2013, At Dolphinaris we are glad that you and your friend had a nice experience interacting with dolphins! It is a magical activity, perfect to share with the ones you care for. In regards to the photos, our professional photographers are here to capture...More

Reviewed January 25, 2015

it was an excellent experience. Would recommend to do this at least once in your life. Different packages and prices to suit everyone.

Thank gemma201
DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2015

Hello gemma201, As you mention, swimming with dolphins is a 'must do' in life! You can visit our website and find incredible deals and discounts. Thank you for sharing this unique experience with Dolphinaris. We hope you come back soon!

Reviewed January 3, 2015

Always will be a fan of Flipper and so I really enjoyed interaction with these dolphins. The dolphins are very intelligent and well cared for.

Thank Eric H
DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded June 4, 2015

Hello Eric, At Dolphinaris we are pleased to know that you enjoyed to interact with dolphins. As you mention, dolphins are very intelligent creatures, their well-being is our top priority. Thank you for your review, we hope you come back soon!

Reviewed December 4, 2014

Decent prices. Photo packages are negotiable. Great experience the kids are still talking about! Was impressed with the service and quality of the facility.More

Thank TooTall30
DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2014

Dear visitor, Our goal here at Dolphinaris is to give you and your family to upmost experience with the dolphins. The programs are a wonderful way to make beautiful lifetime memories with the entire family. We want for you to walk away with a smile...More

Reviewed December 3, 2014

Decided to buy and try out this attraction. Bought my price package on the internet site and saved some money (Apparently sale good for October and November only). Upgraded to the swim and ride package and 30 % off. Very good experience seeing the 5...More

2  Thank carissadaddy
DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded December 5, 2014

Dear visitor, We are delighted that you and your family had an amazing time at our facilities and that we could be a part of such unforgettable memories. Our professional trainers are very educated on the dolphins in order to give our guests the maximum...More

Reviewed November 24, 2014

This had been on my bucket list for 25 years and was everything I hoped it would be. The best part was sharing it with our kids.

Thank Mary Ellen H
DOLPHINARIS, DOLPHINARIS, Community Team en Dolphinaris Tulum at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded November 25, 2014

Dear visitor, Dolphinaris is happy to hear you had such a wonderful time with your dolphin program and that we could be a part of these unforgettable memories with you and your family. Thank you for choosing Dolphinaris and you your family are always welcome.

Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

The staff trainers videographers photographers ALL were so pleasant knowledgeable and spoke fluently in many languages. They care about the dolphins and care about making your time with them memorable to the fullest. We had so much fun and one of us didn't really want...More

2  Thank EJ1646
DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded November 12, 2014

Dear visitor, We are delighted that you and your family had such an amazing time here at Dolphinaris. Our staff takes great pride in providing our guests with unforgettable experiences with the dolphins. We are happy to be a part of your unique memories. We...More

Reviewed November 7, 2014

We compared prices with xelhar and xcaret offers and opted to stay in the hotel complex. We were not disappointed. It was my 7 year old daughters first experience with dolphins and the trainer was great. We booked the swim package but sadly she didn't...More

Thank gibbylinzi
DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded November 19, 2014

Dear visitor, We are happy to hear your daughter had such a wonderful time here at our facilities swimming with our intelligent dolphins. The interaction and education the children receive in the programs is a once in a lifetime opportunity that we are delighted to...More

Reviewed October 11, 2014

Awesome experience !! We did the dolphins trainers for a day and what an incredible experience it was ! The whole day with dolphins, playing with them and learning tricks ! Trainers are well devoted to the dolphins and work very hard to make sure...More

2  Thank FiestaSun
DOLPHINARIS, Community Team at Dolphinaris Tulum, responded to this reviewResponded October 20, 2014

Dear visitor, We appreciate your comments about your experiences during your visit at Dolphinaris. Our team is happy to hear you and your family had such an amazing time with the dolphins and that we could be a part of these unforgettable memories. The Trainer...More

Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 100 hotels in Tulum
Luxury Bahia Principe Akumal Don Pablo Collection
10,197 reviews
.23 miles away
Grand Bahia Principe Tulum
13,004 reviews
.28 miles away
Grand Bahia Principe Coba
13,992 reviews
.40 miles away
Luxury Bahia Principe Sian Ka'an Don Pablo Collection
7,631 reviews
.79 miles away
Nearby Restaurants
Beached Bikini Bar and Grill
95 reviews
.64 miles away
Restaurante Maiko
30 reviews
.80 miles away
Mikado
28 reviews
.30 miles away
Cocoa Restaurant
11 reviews
.82 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Akumal Beach
11,540 reviews
2.49 miles away
The Jungle Place - Tours
916 reviews
2.66 miles away
Bejil-Ha Riviera Maya
37 reviews
1.75 miles away
Cenote Santa Cruz
570 reviews
2.60 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
baby1niki
January 22, 2018|
Answer
Response from Lori W |
Don't know of any height restrictions my daughter did it at 6 years old .
0
Votes
Tinkerbell203
August 11, 2017|
Answer
Response from glendamargaret57 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I cannot help, I did not buy any t-shirts
-1
Votes
Ana Lucia d
July 24, 2017|
Answer
Response from DOLPHINARIS | Property representative |
Hi! Please contact our life agents in our website Dolphinaris and they will happily help you to find the best deal for your interactive program. Looking forward to see you soon!
1
Vote
Google Translation