Dolphin Adventure Center in Nuevo Vallarta, Mexico is home to more than 25 Pacific Bottlenose dolphins. This swim experience gives you the opportunity to talk, touch, play and swim with these gentle and amazing marine mammals. An exciting family friendly adventure that will leave everyone with unforgettable memories!
The 60 minute Nuevo Vallarta dolphin program begins with various guidelines so as to ensure a safe experience for all. Then, you'll receive an interactive presentation on dolphin characteristics, as well as how to use hand signals and positive reinforcement to communicate with your dolphin.
Next, you and your group of no more than 8 guests head to the Dolphin Lagoon where you'll wade into the shallow, clear waters to start your exclusive dolphin swim experience.
Here, you'll meet and play with a dolphin for 30 minutes, getting to know each other through hugs, kisses and rubdowns. Ultimately, enjoy a one-on-one swim with your new friend, before going on an exciting belly ride!
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Nuevo Vallarta Dolphin Swim Experience
- Orientation Session
- 30 minutes with the Dolphins
- Gratuities (optional)
- Photos of your Personal Swim (available for purchase)
- Meals and Beverages (available for purchase)
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Actual time spent in the water with the dolphins is approximately 30 minutes
- Minimum height 4ft 5"
- Pregnant women are not permitted to swim with the dolphins
- Children aged 12 years and under must be accompanied by a paying adult
- NO jewelry or sunscreen is to be worn during the dolphin encounter
- Personal cameras and video cameras are not permitted into the pools or observation areas but photos will be available for purchase after your experience
- It is recommend that you bring: swimwear, towel and extra cash for additional purchases
- Minimum age is 5 years
- Adult pricing applies to all travelers
- Important: Please note that due to time constraints this tour is not available to cruise ship passengers
If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Reviewed by: Robyn M, April 2016
I would recommend this, at this particular place, to anyone. It was a wonderful experience.
Reviewed by: Jennifer D, February 2016
It was very fun to interact with the dolphins. My husband said that riding the dolphin was an out of body expereince!