Swim with Dolphins in Tulum Akumal

Included for all programs

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Showers
  • Lockers

Available with Extra Cost

  • * Photo Package.

Receive exclusive discounts when booking at least 4 days in advance!

Dolphin Encounter
$99 USD
$79,2 USD
* Available booking 4 days in advance
Dolphin Royal Swim
$169 USD
$135,2 USD
Dolphin Swim Adventure
$139 USD
$111,2 USD
* Available booking 4 days in advance

Live the Experience of a Lifetime Swimming with Dolphins at Akumal!

In Akumal’s natural reservation area, about 20 miles north from Tulum Mayan ruins the famous Archaeological Site and about 20 miles south from downtown Playa del Carmen on Yucatan Peninsula’s coast lies Dolphin Discovery Akumal the habitat in the Riviera Maya. It is our brand new Dolphin habitat in the Riviera Maya nearby Bahia Akumal, which is considered one of the most beautiful places in the world because of her biodiversity conservation, with pristine waters of the Caribbean Sea and warm tropical breezes promising a perfect paradise. There are enough entertainments, sightseeing like Yalku-Lagoon; Akumal Bay.

In addition to our distinctive swim with Dolphin programs, there are adventure tours, and recreational opportunities to satisfy every moment of your family vacation but nothing like the experience of swim with Dolphins, which is one of the top ten activities among tourists. Under the proper guidance of our especialists you are able to interact with Dolphins and see the natural behavior of these beautiful and intelligent Marine Mammals. Swimming with Dolphins in Dolphin DiscoveryAkumal is one of the most exciting things to do, you just need to come and enjoy relaxing in one of the most amazing and beautiful beaches in the world. 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 at Dolphin Discovery Akumal!

Miracle® Program successfully carried out since 2002. This Strategy was implemented with the objective of preserving and understanding marine life, their biological reproduction, and its different stages: Gestational Labor, Birth, and Breastfeeding. Thanks to this method, 82 marine mammals have been born and conform our first and second generation under human care (66 Dolphins, 12 Sea Lions, and 4 Manatees).

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Frequently Asked Questions

You can drive there or take advantage of our ground transportation service. Dolphin Discovery offers round-trip Cancun - Puerto Aventuras, ($30 USD per swimmer and $35 USD per companion). Request your transportation by email to customercare@dolphindiscovery.com or by phone 48 hours before your the program. 

You can take advantage of our ground transportation service. Dolphin Discovery offers round-trip service from Playa del Carmen or the Riviera Maya  ($10 USD per swimmer and $15 USD per companion). Request your transportation by email to customercare@dolphindiscovery.com or by phone 48 hours before your the program. 

  • Children over 4.6 ft will be allowed to participate alone in any of our dolphin programs by paying the adult rate.
  • Children over 3.9 ft up to 4.6 ft will be allowed to participate alone in the Encounter program. To participate in the Swim Adventure or Royal Swim programs, children must be accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Children over 3.3 ft and up to 3.9 ft will be allowed to participate in the Encounter program accompanied by a paying adult. To participate in the Swim Adventure or Royal Swim programs, children must be accompanied by two paying adults.
  • Children under 3.3 ft will be considered infants and will perform Encounter activities regardless of the program in which they participate (it is a requirement that they fit the vest).

Our programs dolphin swim Swim Adventure and Royal Swim are not allowed for pregnant women, however our Dolphin Encounter program is a great option for women with up to 5 months of pregnancy, previously signing a waiver and accompanied by another adult.

When you book your swim with Dolphins, you will see the option to add the individual photo package as a complement to your reservation in the shopping cart. Remember that when you book on the website, your individual photo package will get a special price for advance purchase.

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