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Dolphin Bay Preserve

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The Dolphin Bay Preserve EcoTour is unlike any other tour in Bocas del Toro!Go beyond dolphin viewing, jungle hiking, and snorkeling and experience nature like never before!This is your chance to taste the fruit of cacao fresh from the pod, get...more
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Dolphin Bay, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 6915-1155
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here as part of a tour from Island Adventures, and again on tour with Jaggernauts catamaran. Both times we saw over 30 dolphin sightings. We even saw the Mom and young swimming together - so cute! One came very close to the boat...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SJPtraveler
Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw a few dolphins feeding on jellyfish. Calm waters and beautiful weather....loved the area and will definitely return again some day.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Phil D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dolphin viewing is always a hit and miss. Only saw a few. But Dolphin (aka Green) bay and boat trip was very beautiful.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Randy Z
Reviewed February 2, 2019 via mobile

Every time the dolphins would surface at least one tour boat would charge in so the tourists could get a picture. There is absolutely NO respect for these gorgeous creatures. They come to the surface to BREATHE. Please express your concern to the tour operator...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Debbie P
Reviewed January 28, 2019

Most travelers have seen dolphins and if so I would recommend spending this time snorkeling elsewhere or exploring beaches like Red Frog. What you will see in Dolphin Bay are several boats circling around loaded with tourist waiting for the dolphins to surface. My wife...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Tennsawyer
Reviewed January 23, 2019

We did a day tour with KAWI Voyages Eco Tour and were lucky to see the dolphins playing around the boat as we travelled through the area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Deborah H
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

Sure we seen dolphins- but was it was beautiful as we expected? No. When the dolphins re-Surfaced about 30+ tour boats all went to where they were chasing them around the bay. You’re Better off watching the discovery channel. Spend your time at starfish/ red...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank 311jennaa
Reviewed September 18, 2018

But, the snorkeling in the area was beautiful! Had we see a few dolphins, it would have been a 5 star location. Maybe it was the wrong time of day?

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mike O
Reviewed August 22, 2018

I must have missed the big attraction. Yes, there were a lot of dolphins in the area. People were just going CRAZY trying to get pictures. It is like they just saw a creature from the deep. It is a dolphin, relax.... Cool spot, but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Curtez151
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Beautiful bay with lots of dolphins. Fun to go on a boat and just watch. There are babies with moms and other pods. Worth going to.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank patagoniakid
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