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Vallarta Adventures

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Paseo de las Palmas 39, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
+1 888-526-2238
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Once in a life time experience

Me and my boyfriend booked through our hotel with Thomsons to do the silver swim with dolphins (I... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Tamsinhickling
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Leeds, United Kingdom
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Awesome for scuba divers

My husband and I added scuba diving to our trip to Marietas and it was amazing! Not only we saw... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
vickymoreira
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Sao Paulo, SP
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Dolphin Adventure, by Vallarta Adventures, provides world- class dolphin experiences in beautiful Vallarta. Located in the Nuevo Vallarta marina, our dolphin center offers an unmatched facility to enjoy your marine mammal experience. Designed for guests of all ages and abilities, our award-winning dolphin and sea lion programs offer an intimate encounter and unforgettable experience with some of the ocean’s most incredible animals. During our programs, you will learn about the animals and their behaviors from our expert trainers who are passionate about marine mammals and their work. You will interact with our intelligent, gentle, and playful friends and feel the connection that is created during your encounter. We invite you to join us for the experience of a lifetime.
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Paseo de las Palmas 39, Nuevo Vallarta 63732, Mexico
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my boyfriend booked through our hotel with Thomsons to do the silver swim with dolphins (I would recommend to book it at the place instead as we paid £130 each and it was only about £30 per person at the facility) I had...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I added scuba diving to our trip to Marietas and it was amazing! Not only we saw plenty of cool stuff (including sting rays, moray eels and lots nudies), but our guide Ricardo (Red) made sure we had the best experience ever,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I can very highly recommend the silver swim with dolphins.The dolphins looked very well looked after.For the money it was worth every penny.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chloe did a great job with our group overall. Definitely was a top notch facility and the animals like Luna were very used to people. Only feedback for customers is that you are not allowed to take your cameras and if you want pictures or...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun time on the water with a very friendly and professional crew. Snorkeling trip with lunch and drinks included. Also got a bonus with dolphin literally escorting us along the way. If you are in the area definitely should be on your list... The lunch...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was able to do the Dolphin Signature swim. This is an incredible experience! Have always marveled at these beautiful animals, and to actually get in the water with them, touch them and play with them was an experience I and my 10 year old son...More

Thank Dm0rehead1
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This activity is located in a closed salt water pool area and not in the ocean. It was only about 5 minutes from our resort. We wore our swimsuits there but there are also dressing rooms. We were given some information about sea lions in...More

Thank JCStover
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Joy has always wanted to be able to pet and swim with dolphins, so during our anniversary vacation to Mexico, we took advantage of this nearby facility. We did the signature swim, having a fantastic time swimming with, petting, and riding on the dolphins. This...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Had a great time with the dolphins and the trainer. We swam with 2 dolphins that swam around us and let us pet, touch, and get to know them. It was one of the coolest things my kids did in Puerto Vallarta. My only knock...More

Thank Adam S
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Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

Swimming with the Dolphins what’s the best. You won’t be sorry, just make sure you get the dolphins signature swim.

Thank Renee W
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Jess L
29 March 2017|
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Response from Jeff S | Reviewed this property |
I did the dolphin swim experience and no you dont do the nose push, you are in the water about 30min-45 and in a group of about 6 people. You have one dolphin for the group, you basically touch, pet, rub, feed, kisses... More
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Laurenab1990
6 March 2017|
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Response from Sarah D | Reviewed this property |
It is still posted on their website if you search them you will see the offer under dolphin and sea lion adventures. I believe you must purchase in advance online.
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luluangel98
7 January 2017|
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Response from Darren C | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion 6 is a little too young for the gold package. No issue with just swimming with dolphins though
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