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Dolphin Discovery

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Carretera Cancun-Chetumal Km. 340 | at Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“royal swim” (87 reviews)
“vip lounge” (22 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Carretera Cancun-Chetumal Km. 340 | at Moon Palace Golf & Spa Resort, Cancun 77500, Mexico
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Reviewed yesterday

We'll start with the great: the actual dolphin experience (we did the royal swim) was incredible. The dolphins were obviously the star, but the trainers were nearly as great. The entire experience was everything we hoped for and more. Everything else was not so great....More

Thank Collin C
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It’s a great experience but the people who work there are more interested in selling extras. The dolphin experience was one to remember as it was amazing the trainers are top class just look at the deal you are booking before you go

Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife, my 5 year old son and I visited the park and did the Encounter experience and had an absolutely wonderful experience. Our trainer was Marco and we was engaging, informative, patient (5 year olds can be a handful when overwhelmed with excitement), and...More

Thank DanG21
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked via Tui (VIP)and whilst we really enjoyed interacting with the Dolphins on reflection this doesn’t sit right with me paying money to get & support the Dolphins performing for you. Lots of camera shots (you are not allowed to take your own images)...More

1  Thank 870nicola
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved every second spent learning about the dolphins and manatees in the Riviera Maya location! We got to swim with Isabel the dolphin and it was my first time ever and I couldn’t stop smiling ear to ear. You could tell the staff genuinely...More

1  Thank Jill I
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an awesome experience!! We did the full hour Royal swim. Never felt rushed or short changed in any way!! Our trainer let us pet our two dolphins as many times as we could want!!! Everything was clearly explained. A man in our group...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the Dolphin Swim at Maroma Beach just north of Playa Del Carmen, we used some of our resort credits to book through the Grand at Moon Palace. The trip was well organized and they made an exception for us to do with a...More

Thank PowderPouncer
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great swim with the dolphins, our Dolphin trainer Alfredo was AMAZING! He is great with kids, Sarah enjoyed the tour. The facility is very organized, the tour was nice and staff amazing. The only downside is that we where not aloud with own camera camera....More

Thank SEBI M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We did this by paying at the public beach near the Jolly Roger boat & site seeing tower. Price seemed better doing it this way as we didn't have to pay commission to anyone! Trip really well organised & a nice all inclusive buffet &...More

1  Thank Ben L
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Louise E
April 4, 2018|
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Response from DolphinDiscovery | Property representative |
Dear traveler, Thank you for your interest in Dolphin Discovery. At our locations we have three different interactive programs with different activities to perform, the use of life jackets is required all the time during... More
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lancealot
March 22, 2018|
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Dear traveler, Many thanks for contact us. We invite you to visit our official website where you can get assistance from our on line agents our contact our call center, in order to verify your reservation. For us at Dolphin... More
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