Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios

For many, swimming with Dolphins is a life long dream. At Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios, that dream can become a reality.

Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios is located in a natural cove surrounded by five acres of tropical rain forest.

There is so much to do at Dolphin Cove that makes it more than a "swim with the dolphins" experience. Guest are also given the opportunity to learn about what it takes to care for the marine mammal, how to train them, and more. There is also plenty of opportunity to interact with other sea creatures, captain a mini boat, head out on a snorkeling expedition, or hike the Jungle Trail.


Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios is situated close to downtown Ocho Rios; it is three miles (five kilometers) to the west of Ocho Rios.

Dolphin Cove is set adjacent to Dunn's River Falls.

Nearby Restaurants

And, one of the most delightful options while spending some time exploring the area is eating a meal at a restaurant within traveling distance of this wildlife attraction. Whalers, which offers Caribbean fare, offers convenient access to this zoo. It is maybe about a mile and a half from this attraction, so grab a table and dig in! Oceans 11 Seafood Restaurant and Margaritaville Ocho Rios are additional nearby lunch and dinner possibilities. At Margaritaville Ocho Rios you and your group can eat some American meals and enjoy the culture of Jamaica.

Nearby Attractions

If you are interested in seeing two wildlife attractions, make the trip to Dolphin Discovery, which is located 0.1 miles to the west of Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios. There are a couple other places of interest nearby, including Dunn's River Falls, which is a quarter mile away the vicinity of Ocho Rios. You might also consider heading over to Dunn's River Park, which is another attraction in the area.

Zoos are nice for a few hours here and there, but there's more to visit in Jamaica. The following list contains attractions that are nearby.

Attractions Near Dolphin Cove Ocho Rios
Attraction Type Distance Direction Location
Dunn's River Falls GeoFeature 0.3 mi. (5.4 km) WSW 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Dunn's River Park -- 0.3 mi. (5.4 km) WSW 3.3 mi. West of Ocho Rios
Cove Theatre Other Activities/Excursions 1.5 mi. (2.8 km) SE Downtown Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Botanical Gardens & Water Falls -- 1.6 mi. (3.2 km) SE 2.0 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Milford Falls GeoFeature -- -- Ocho Rios
Shaw Park Garden Falls GeoFeature 1.6 mi. (2.9 km) SE Ocho Rios
Turtle River Falls and Gardens -- 1.8 mi. (3.1 km) SE 1.9 mi. West-Southwest of Ocho Rios
Mahoe Falls GeoFeature 2.2 mi. (3.3 km) SE 2.1 mi. South West of Ocho Rios

More Information


At Dolphin Cove Ocho Rio, Shark Programs run four times a day and Dolphin Programs run eight times a day. Your Shark or Dolphin experience must be scheduled in advance, and you must arrive at least a half an hour before your scheduled time.

Location: Belmont Main Road, the vicinity of Ocho Rios, Jamaica


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