Dolphins have captivated and charmed people all over the world for many years; we can see them depicted throughout history, in art, in mythology, and in literature. This magical effect that the dolphins have on us is because of their intelligent and playful nature. All of the locations in Cancun that offer dolphin swims have the best possible environment for the dolphins. This will help you love the experience because it is more of a natural habitat and environment that is as close to the Caribbean Sea as you can get. Learn about the dolphins in this ocean like habitat where you can swim, and enjoy playing with these unique underwater mammals.
Xcaret Park has a wonderful interactive program where you can experience the life of dolphins up close and personal. They have some very unique programs that you will enjoy with all the dolphins. Their swim with dolphin program is in the Xcaret Park and archaeological Park. With this wonderful experience you will be introduced to a group of very friendly and playful dolphins. You will be able to touch and play with them in their own natural environment. You will also learn from the trainers the anatomy, psychology, nature and their incredible ways of communicating under water. Another program they have is the Delphi Kids. With this program one parent can join in the fun as your child caresses, kisses and joins in the antics of the playful dolphins. Their regular price is $58.00 per person. You can also reserve your time over the internet and receive a tremendous savings. The last program is to be a dolphin trainer. This is one experience that you will not want to miss. You will learn just what it takes to be a trainer for these exquisite underwater mammals. For more information on pricing, reservations, or questions you can check out their website at http://www.xcaret.com/dolphins.php. The Xcaret Park has been wonderful things to enjoy while you are in Cancun. Check out their entire activities list at http://www.xcaret.com/indexxc.php.
The Parque Nizuc has a very unique water park with a dolphin swim included. Atlantida is on the southern tip of peninsula where the hotel zone is located. They have several programs for all ages where you can learn from lectures and hands on contact with these adorable dolphins. For information on the park you can visit http://www.parquenizuc.com/. For the dolphin swims they have some packages that will include something for everyone. Every one of the programs includes an education briefing and entrance fee to the Wet´n Wild Park. The dolphin swim costs are for an adult $115.00, children $115.00. For the dolphin interactive program adults and children pay $65.00. Trainer for a day for adults or children is $170.00. All of their tours can come with transportation from your hotel. To learn more or book your reservation, go to their website at
You can also experience a 30 minute educational session with 30 minutes of swim time following on the Isla Mujeres at the Dolphin Discovery. The price of this wonderful adventure $119.00 and transportation is an additional charge of $15.00. You will have to call and reserve your time in advance. The swimming times are 9am, 11am, 1pm, or 3pm and to ensure your reservation you should arrive at least one hour prior to your swim time. Their telephone number is 998/849-4757 and you can also find more information on their website at www.dolphindiscovery.com.
Another great location for a dolphin swim and for feeding a shark is the Interactive Aquarium at the La Isla Shopping Center. Prices start at $110.00. For more information you can contact them by telephone at 998-883-0413, 998-883-0436, or 998-883-0411.
Enjoying swimming and playing with dolphins in one of the most beautiful settings on earth is a once in a lifetime experience that everyone will love no matter their age. Children will love being able to play and cuddle these lovable mammals while enjoying playing in the water. Not, only will this be a great educational tool, but a fun and exciting family event. So, don't just sit there, call and check out the various places that offer dolphin swims and make your reservation soon.