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Dubai: Dolphin Encounter Ticket at Atlantis Waterpark

Dubai: Dolphin Encounter Ticket at Atlantis Waterpark

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From US$ 224.61 per person

Interact with playful dolphins during this dolphin encounter at Dubai's Aquaventure Waterpark at Atlantis the Palm with this ticket. Connect with your dolphin and get same-day access to the waterpark.

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Duration 1.5 hours
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  • Enjoy a shallow water encounter with a dolphin
  • Learn interesting facts about dolphins and other marine mammals
  • Admire the marine mammals high energy antics
  • Get same day access to the Aquaventure Waterpark
Full description

Get up close with playful dolphins in shallow water with a dolphin encounter at Dubai's Aquaventure Waterpark at Atlantis the Palm. Make your way to Dolphin Bay at Atlantis the Palm at your allotted time, and meet a marine mammal specialist for a 15-minute safety briefing and orientation session. Then, wade waist-deep into the water to interact with a dolphin. Enjoy a 30-minute in-water encounter as you pet and touch the dolphins in groups of no more than 10 people per animal. Including check in and time to change into the provided wetsuits, the full experience should take around 1.5 hours. Experience an animal encounter suitable for all ages and ideal for non swimmers.

  • Complimentary same-day access to Aquaventure Waterpark
  • 30-minute check in and changing
  • 15-minute orientation session with a marine mammal specialist
  • 30 minutes in the water
  • Wetsuits and/or vests (required while in the water)
  • Bottled water and soft drinks
  • Towels and lockers (for use during the dolphin encounter only)
  • Photographs (available after the program at the Dolphin Bay retail store)
  • Access to the Lost Chambers Aquarium
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

Proceed to the Dolphin Bay Ticketing Plaza upon arrival.

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Important information

Know before you go

  • Children under 12 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult
  • This activity does not include access to the Lost Chambers Aquarium
  • You can purchase photos of your activity after the program at the Dolphin Bay retail store
  • This experience does not include swimming with the dolphins
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 470 reviews

Review summary

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Really worth the money.. We got one on one interaction with dolphins and the staffs are very polite and friendly. We got wet suits and dry towels plus lockers to store our belongings. Overall the experience was really unforgettable. The picture packages could have been priced slightly better. That is very expensive.

April 2, 2022

Absolutely divine! I went with my wife during our honeymoon. Very well organized, the dolphins are the most friendly and majestic. You can now take your cellphones onto the shore but someone outside the pool should take your photos, ( a friend or nanny). The official pictures from the aquarium photographer are so expensive! 50$ per picture! But it’s really a beautiful experience

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February 25, 2022

The best experience ever! Our Guide was called Vinz and he was very helpful and made us feel very comfortable and took his time to explain everything. Our dolphin was called Hilma and we cannot remember the other instructor's names but they both did a fantastic job. I would definitely recommend this to anyone who wishes to experience it, the dolphins were so well behaved and trained and just absolutely beautiful.

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February 25, 2022

Product ID: 157476