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Included for all programs

  • Pool
  • Lockers
  • Showers
  • Restrooms
  • Buffet Lunch
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Open bar
  • Snorkel
  • Sea Lion Presentation
  • *Entrance to Chankanaab Park

*Chankanaab Park: botanic garden, Tequila Museum, Snorkel area

Exclusive for Royal Swim VIP

  • VIP Areas
  • Buffet VIP

Available with Extra Cost

  • * Photo Package.
  • Snorkel equipment

*Add-on available in your shopcart.

Swim with manatees at Dolphin Discovery-Cozumel 

Pictures and activities with our friendly manatees!

Dolphin Discovery-Cozumel is waiting for you in order to give you an incomparable experience with the chubbiest adorable marine mammal in the world, a manatee! Sure, there a lot of activities you can do on the paradisiacal island of Cozumel, but we are sure that none is as memorable as interacting with these docile creatures.

With the Manatee Encounter Memories program, you’ll swim with these adorable animals in an up-close and personal manner. Our friendly manatees are very excited to meet new people and thus, they will swim by you so you can caress them. Our manatees are so kind that they will always have a big hug for you. Remember to enjoy and pose for the pictures, they are included with your program.

This is the perfect opportunity to live a memorable experience with your loved ones. Don’t forget that your program includes admission to Chankanaab Park, a perfect place for further relaxation and to enjoy part of the beauty that the Riviera Maya has to offer. We are sure this is the program that will make your day on your next vacations!

Book now and remember this experience forever!

Dolphin Discovery at Chankanaab Park is open from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm.

Adults (+13 years old) $ 109USD
Kids (6-12 years old) $ 109USD
* Tu,We,Th,Fr,Sa

    • 10:30 AM
    • 11:20 AM


    Amenities: pool, lockers, showers, and restrooms.
    Chankanaab National Park entrance fee.
    Chankanaab National Park's Garden.
    Manatee Encounter program.
    Individual digital photographs of your experience with the manatees.
    Snorkel in Chankanaab National Park (snorkel gear not included).

* Kids must swim with a paying adult.

Other activities in Cozumel and Riviera Maya.
Park admission for companions.
Snorkel gear.
Transportation to Chankanaab National Park.


A valid ID is an essential requirement to visit Cozumel.

Children must be over 6 years old to participate in the Manatee program.

Chankanaab Park is opened daily from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Children over 4.6 ft will be allowed to participate alone by paying the adult rate.
Children over 3.9 ft up to 4.6 ft must be accompanied by a paying adult (1 adult per kid).
Children over 3.3 ft and up to 3.9 ft must be accompanied by two paying adults (2 adults per kid).
Children under 3.3 ft will be considered infants.
For security reasons, the use of cameras in the water is prohibited. Professional photos will be available for sale.
If you get to the Mexican island of Cozumel by cruise ship, verify your schedule before booking to avoid inconveniences. The Time Zone in Cozumel is EST (Eastern Standard Time) UTC/GMT -5 hours.
The Chankanaab admission rate without dolphin program is $23 USD adults and $16 USD kids.
The use of a life jacket is required in all water programs.

IMPORTANT: This special package is available ONLY when buying online or through the call center, the pre-sale prices will not be available at the location or after the program is performed.


Bring cash for taxis, shopping, meals, etc.
For safety reasons, expectant mothers of more than 5 months can't participate in any of our aquatic programs.
Expectant mothers of less than 5 months can participate in the Encounter program only if accompanied by another adult and after signing a waiver.
If you have any health or physical problem, or special needs, 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.
Our natural environment is fragile, we need to protect the reefs; for this reason sunscreens (even reef safe & biodegradable sunscreens) are not allowed in any of our programs.

Swimming with Manatee Interactive Program


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