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Florida Keys: Dockside Dolphin Experience

4.5 / 5

6 reviews

Activity provider: The Dolphin Company

Florida Keys: Dockside Dolphin Experience

Activity provider: The Dolphin Company

From US$ 128.99 per person

Seize the moment to interact with the friendliest mammals in town who are happily waiting to meet you dockside.

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Duration 25 minutes
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Instructor
English
Wheelchair accessible
Small group
Limited to 10 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Interact with one of the ocean's friendliest creatures
  • See dolphins performing the following: hand shake, "melon rub," "emoji game," and water splashes
  • Take photos of your dolphin experience home with you
  • Learn about the welfare of dolphins and how to protect their natural habitats
Full description
Feed, play and interact with real-life dolphins. This program is perfect for families with young children that don’t mind getting splashed but aren’t ready to be in the water with these friendly faces. The dolphins will be ready to greet you dockside. Prior to meeting the beloved mammals, you’ll get a brief educational session on the world of dolphins, conservation, and a mini demonstration on proper hand placements for each kind of dolphin behavior. Next, feed and play with dolphins from the dry training docks. Guests will also get the opportunity to have some fun playtime interaction, which can be semi-customized to better enhance each guest or group. You’ll even have your own talented photographers capturing your experience throughout the program.
Includes
  • 20-minute dockside interaction with dolphins
  • 10-minute educational class
  • Photos
  • Local taxes and fees
  • Gratuities
  • Food and beverages
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Date

Meeting point

Arrive 15 minutes prior to program time for check in

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Important information

What to bring

  • Towel
  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Cameras
  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  • For liability reasons, personal cameras are not permitted on the docks or in the water but are approved at the beach and overlook areas
  • Participants will not enter the water
  • Children 5 years and under must be accompanied by an adult (infants and children pay to participate)
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.5 /5

based on 6 reviews

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It was our first time but really that was amazing and my wife realize one of her dreams...it was to see and touch a sea mammal...just beautiful.

May 7, 2022

Awesome

March 23, 2022

Getting there was already a bit exotic. The pool with the dolphins is located in the back part of a hotel complex. A good 2 weeks beforehand we had moved the appointment forward by 2 hours, when we arrived nobody knew anything about it and it had to be clarified first whether we could participate at the desired time. When that was clarified, we had the short-term offer instead of playing with the dolphins from the edge, to swim with them, which of course was significantly more expensive. But after a little thought, we accepted it. Since we weren't prepared to go into the water with the dolphins, we didn't have our bathing suits on. Unfortunately, the facility has no changing rooms, let alone showers to wash off the salt water after a swim. This is very unfortunate. Especially when your own hotel is more than 2 hours away! But swimming with the dolphins is just really well organized. The photos at the end but only mediocre.

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March 5, 2022

Product ID: 397359