Tulum - Akumal
Foot Push, Dorsal Tow, Handshake, Hug, Hand target, Kiss, Caresses.
Dolphin Royal Swim at Tulum Akumal
Pure excitement: action and speed!
Dolphin Discovery Akumal
settles at the beautiful biodiversity reservation
of Akumal Bay
, one of the top ten places in the world because there are enough entertainments and sightseeing, like Yalku-Lagoon; Half Moon Bay
and Bahia Akumal
. Our brand new dolphin habitat
in the Mayan Riviera
is located just 20 minutes driving south from Playa del Carmen
and 20 minutes driving north from the famous archaeological site Tulum
. Here you will be able to live an unforgettable experience, a close interaction with cute and friendly dolphins
The Dolphin Royal Swim program gives you several ranges of activities to enjoy. You kiss, and give a handshake to a dolphin, you learn all about them and touch the soft skin of these incredible marine mammals having a personal interaction with them. This swim with dolphins program includes the famous foot push where two dolphins propel you from your feet soles up the water surface. Awesome! Afterwards, you grab their dorsal fins as they speed through the water, giving you an exhilarating ride. Dolphin Akumal invites you to live the exciting adventure of swimming with these beautiful marine animals in our newest location besides the Caribbean Sea. Dolphin Discovery Akumal has breathtaking panoramic views and it is the only one with all dolphins born under human care (certified MIRACLE program)
Come and Live the Experience of a Lifetime!
Adults (Age +13)
10 minute briefing and 60 minutes with the dolphins.
Roundtrip transportation from the following hotels: Dreams Tulum, Pavo Real Beach Resort, Gran Bahía Principe Resorts, Oasis Tulum, Akumal Caribe, Villas Akumal, Akumal Beach Resort, Grand Sirenis, Grand Paladium Resorts, El Dorado Seaside (Request your transportation by email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone 24 hours before the program) Additional $16 USD per companion.
Kids (Age 6-12)
- 10:00 AM
- 12:00 PM
- 02:00 PM
- 03:30 PM
Infants (1-5 years old) *please call us
* Kids must swim with a paying adult.
Photos of your experience with the dolphins
Other activities in Akumal
Food and beverage
To book 1-5 year old infants please do not include them in your reservation but be sure to add them on the comments section of your reservation.
In Dolphin Akumal groups have a maximum of 10 people for a closer experience and will interact from a special underwater platform.
Kids younger than 10 years old must swim with a paid adult (+18). Infants swim free with 2 paying adults. Children +10 years old may swim on their own by paying the adult price. Kids under 8 years old will only perform the activities Kiss, Hand Target and Handshake.
For security reasons, the use cameras in the water is not allowed, professional photos will be available for sale.
The use of safety vests is required in all water programs.
10 min briefing and 60 min in the water.
IMPORTANT: For the moment we are NOT receiving dollars in cash at our location (check in, restaurant, boutique and photos), we are getting pesos in cash and if you want to use an international credit or debit card, payments will be done in Mexican or US Currency.
For safety reasons pregnant women (5 months and up) can't participate in any of our aquatic programs. Women with less than 5 months into their pregnancy can participate in the Encounter program only if accompanied by another adult and after signing a Responsibility Form.
It is important to arrive 30 minutes before your program, remember you'll receive a short briefing before your swim.
If you have any health condition or physical disability please contact our call center before you make your reservation so we can provide you full information about our services.
Remember to use biodegradable sunscreen to protect your skin, the environment and marine species.
Bring towels and cash (for the moment we are not receiving dollars, just mexican pesos) for taxis, shopping, meals, etc.