One of the most wonderful places to visit in the idyllic island of Isla Mujeres is undoubtedly Garrafon Natural Reef Park. This park combines the beauty of the wilderness with its jaw-dropping sights and landscapes and adventure of many of the exciting activities that can be carried out on the island.
The Dolphin Encounter + Garrafon Natural Reef Park program allows you to get two amazing experiences at two different spots. At Dolphin Discovery-Isla Mujeres you will be able to pet and play with our friendly dolphins in their beautiful turquoise-waters natural habitat. The Dolphin Encounter program allows people of all ages to take part in the best dolphin experience, making it the perfect plan for spending a vacation with your family or friends. It also raises consciousness towards the conservation of our environment.
But that is only the first experience, and the fun doesn’t end there. Prepare for the adventure! At Garrafon Natural Reef Park you’ll be able to experience nature in a whole different level. If your feeling curious, try fulfilling your curiosity by snorkeling over one of the most beautiful coral reefs in Cancun and discover the beauty that surrounds them. If you are feeling more energetic, you’re welcome to practice kayak on the breathtaking turquoise waters of the Caribbean sea.
Perhaps at this point in your amazing adventure, you are feeling a little bit hungry and thirsty. Don’t sweat it, we’ve got you covered! Grab a bite (or many more) from our mouth-watering buffet menu and quench your thirst with our refreshing beverages from our national open bar. Shall you feel the need to rest, lie down on our comfortables lounge chairs and hammocks, and just relax!
Garrafon Natural Reef Park is open Sunday- Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
Adults (Age +13)
Regular Price: $129USDSpecial Price$ 90.3USD
Dolphin Encounter program at Dolphin Discovery
Kids (Age 6-12)
Regular Price: $99USDSpecial Price$ 69.3USD
|Infants (1-5 years old) *please call us||* Kids must swim with a paying adult.|
Dock fee of $12.00 USD payable at check-in. Children from 6 years old pay dock fee.
Ground transportation of $16.00 USD.
Meals and beverages at Dolphin Discovery-Isla Mujeres (only available at Garrafon Park).
Other activities in Cancun or Isla Mujeres.
Photos of your experience with the dolphins.
Don’t include 1-5 years old infants in your reservation, however, be sure to add them in the comments section of your reservation.
Children ranging from 1-7 years old or with a height less than 4ft can participate in the Encounter program when accompanied by 1 adult.
Children 8 years and older or with a height of more than 4ft can participate alone in the Encounter program.
For security reasons, the use of cameras in the water prohibited. Professional photos will be available for sale.
Infants and children up to 7 years of age or with a height less than 4ft will perform the Encounter program activities, regardless of the chosen program.
In this program at Isla Mujeres, the maximum number of people per group is 20 to ensure a better experience.
The use of life jackets is mandatory in all water programs.
IMPORTANT: currently, we are NOT accepting US dollars in cash at our facilities (check-in, restaurant, boutique, and photos), however, we accept Mexican pesos in cash. If you want to use an international credit or debit card, payments will be done in Mexican or US currency.
Bring towels and cash for taxis, shopping, meals, etc.
For safety reasons, women of 5 months of pregnancy or more can't participate in any of our aquatic programs. However, women with less than 5 months of pregnancy can only participate in the Encounter program if accompanied by another adult and after signing a Responsibility Form.
If you have any health or physical problem, please contact our call center before booking your reservation so we can provide you with full information about our services.
It is important to arrive 30 minutes before your program, remember you'll receive a short briefing before your swim.
Remember to use biodegradable sunscreen to protect your skin, the environment, and marine species.
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