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Dolphin Encounter in Punta Cana

By Dolphin Discovery
Price was undefined, price is now $89


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Cleanliness and safety

Cleaning and safety practices

Masks required
Vehicles and venues disinfected
Personal safety equipment


  • Dolphin Encounter provides fun & entertainment for all ages

  • Friendly marine mammals love to play & interact with humans

  • Excellent dolphin encounter for those who don't wish to swim

  • Opportunity to learn about & glimpse intelligent sea mammals

  • Once-in-a-lifetime experience that creates lasting memories

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About this activity

What's included, what's not

  • What's included

    Dolphin Encounter program

  • What's included

    15 minutes briefing and 40 minutes with the dolphins

  • What's included

    Dolphin behaviors: Kiss and hug Hand target Handshake

  • What's included

    Life jacket

  • What's included

    Use of facilities: lounge chairs, showers, bathrooms, dressing rooms

  • What's included

    Educational commentary

  • What's included

    Roundtrip transportation from and to your Punta Cana hotel (if selected)

  • What's excluded

    Food and beverages

  • What's excluded

    Photos of your experience with the dolphins

Know Before You Book

  • Children under 1 are not allowed. Children 7 and younger must be accompanied by a paying adult.

  • You must be at least 35 inches (89 cm) tall.

  • You do not need to know how to swim. Flotation devices are available.

  • For safety reasons women who are 5 or more months pregnant may not take part. Women who are 4 or fewer months pregnant may participate if accompanied by another adult. Pregnant women who choose to participate must sign a responsibility form.

  • Maximum group size is 15 people.

  • Roundtrip transportation is available from and to most centrally located Punta Cana hotels. Please arrange pickup from your hotel or a nearby location when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • You will receive confirmation of your exact tour departure time when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • If you select an option without transportation, meet at Dolphin Discovery Punta Cana. Check-in is 30 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.

What you can expect

Make friends with fascinating marine mammals and learn about the Dominican Republic's friendly dolphin community during a magical dolphin encounter. Get to know Punta Cana's pod of resident dolphins, playing games and teaching them simple tricks before your enchanting experience is through.

Get picked up from your Punta Cana hotel and head straight for the dolphins' habitat. After absorbing a quick safety briefing, situate yourself on an accessible platform where the dolphins are welcome to visit you. Marvel at the manner in which they propel themselves through the water, and observe the way they approach you with an air of curiosity.

Learn how to offer the dolphins a handshake or a hug. Enjoy a full 40 minutes to interact with the aquatic creatures without ever having to swim. To conclude your memorable experience, allow the insightful staff to answer all of your questions about the dolphins that make their home in the shimmering waters near Punta Cana.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

  • High-touch surfaces cleaned and disinfected
  • Vehicles and venues cleaned with disinfectants

Social distancing

  • Social distancing measures in place
  • Protective shields in place at main contact areas

Safety measures

  • Personal protective equipment worn by staff
  • Temperature checks given to staff
  • Temperature checks available
  • Masks required
  • Hand sanitizer provided
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Activity Location

  • Dolphin Discovery Punta Cana
  • Carretera Beron-Bavaro
  • Punta Cana La Altagracia 23301

Meeting/Redemption Point

    • Dolphin Discovery Punta Cana
    • Carretera Beron-Bavaro
    • Punta Cana La Altagracia 23301
    • Hotel Pickup
    • Punta Cana La Altagracia Province

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