Dolphin Discovery

Swimming with dolphins is a unique opportunity to get close to a large marine animal from the wild. Discover the dynamic personality of this friendly creature in Costa Maya.


You can encounter your new dolphin friend in two different ways. The Dolphin Encounter option is best for guests of all ages. Get in the water where you can interact the the bottlenose dolphin. For about 40 minutes they will hug, kiss, and shake your hand. The Dolphin Swim Adventure is an exciting way to bond with the dolphin, lasting 1 hour. You can experience a belly ride through the ocean on top of all the interactions offered in Dolphin Discovery.

The facilities offer Wi Fi, lockers, showers, and restrooms for guests.


Dolphin encounters are available daily between 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Location and Contact Information

Set in the heart of Costa Maya, 1.6 miles northeast of Mahahual, Dolphin Discovery is on the premises of Costa Maya Cruise Terminal, and is a good choice if your accommodations are in this area of Quintana Roo. If you're wondering, Xcalak is 33 and a half miles (53 and a half kilometers) to the south.

Location: Plaza Caracol local 20-B, Costa Maya, Mexico

Phone: (866) 881-7400 ext. 11152 or 11153




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