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Riviera Maya: Dolphin Swim Adventure Plus with Buffet Meal

Flexible duration
Meals included

Wondering what to do in Riviera Maya? Why not embark on an exciting adventure with dolphins? Learn all about these friendly flippers and interact with them closely at Dolphin Discovery!


  • Interact with cheerful dolphins during an insightful and adventurous program

  • Grab ahold of a slippery fin and ride the waves on a dolphin’s belly

  • Enjoy hands-on interaction and get slippery hugs, smooches, and flipper-shakes!

  • Ride a boogie board as a dolphin propels by pushing your feet

  • Savor a delicious spread of local delicacies with a satisfactory buffet lunch

  • A small group tour of no more than 10 people gives a personal touch


  • Dolphin Swim Adventure Plus program

  • 15min briefing and 50min in the water

  • 15min interaction with manatees

  • Buffet meal + 2 non-alcoholic beverages (not available for the 3 PM slot)

  • Amenities: lockers, showers, restrooms


  • Ground transportation service to the facility

  • Photos of your experience with dolphins

  • Other activities in Puerto Aventuras

cancellation policy

These tickets can't be cancelled or rescheduled.

your experience

Sign up for the wildest encounter of a lifetime inside the beautiful residential complex of Riviera Maya Puerto Aventuras. The Swim Adventure Plus program provides a unique way to connect with nature and its many interesting species, and one such creature you will have the absolute pleasure to witness will be the cheerful dolphin. During this experience, you will not only view these playful creatures but touch, pet, hug, kiss, and swim with them! The true appeal lies in the fun activities you experience along the way, such as grabbing onto the dolphin's dorsal fins and diving into the water on its belly, or balancing on a boogie board and riding the wave just as the dolphin propels.

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Belly Ride, Boogie Push, Kiss, Hug, Hand target, & Handshake

Important Information

  • Don’t include infants under 3.3 ft in your reservation as they are free of charge, however, be sure to add them in the comments section of your reservation

  • In Puerto Aventuras, groups have a maximum of 10 people for a closer experience

  • The use of a life jacket is required in all water programs

  • Children over 4.6 ft will be allowed to participate alone by paying the adult rate

  • Children over 3.9 ft up to 4.6 ft must be accompanied by a paying adult (1 adult per kid)

  • Children over 3.3 ft and up to 3.9 ft must be accompanied by two paying adults (2 adults per kid)

  • Children under 3.3 ft will be considered infants and will perform Encounter activities regardless of the program in which they participate (it is a requirement that they fit the vest)

  • Currently, the facility is NOT accepting US dollars in cash (check-in, restaurant, boutique, and photos). However, they do accept Mexican pesos in cash. If you want to use an international credit or debit card, payments will be done in Mexican or US currency

Safety Requirements

  • For security reasons, the use of cameras in the water is prohibited. Professional photos will be available for sale

  • Expectant mothers of less than 5 months can participate in the Encounter program only if accompanied by another adult and after signing a waiver

What to Bring

  • Biodegradable sunscreen to protect your skin, the environment, and marine species

  • Cash for taxis, shopping, and meals

  • Towels


Daily 9:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 1:00 PM, 3:00 PM

Duration: 2hrs

Discounted Tickets

Children aged 6 - 12 enjoy reduced prices on their tickets

my tickets

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you instantly after the purchase

  • Please display the same on your mobile phone along with a valid photo ID at the time of redemption

  • If you have purchased reduced-price tickets, please carry your valid photo ID proof for verification. Students must show their valid student IDs

  • Please arrive 30 minutes prior to the scheduled time in order to avoid any delays

Ticket Redemption Point

  • Redeem your voucher at Dolphin Discovery Riviera Maya - Puerto Aventuras

  • Address: Manzana 23, Plano 1 Lote 11 Centro Comercial Marina Puerto Aventuras Solidaridad, Quintana Roo 77400, Mexico

Get Directions to the Ticket Redemption Point

Getting There

By Car: Take the Highway 307 (Carretera 307) that goes from north to south along the Mexican Caribbean coast. While leaving from Cancun, follow the signs to Playa del Carmen and Tulum, Puerto Aventuras is located between Xcaret and Xpu-Ha. Once you get to the Puerto Aventuras complex, you will find the signs that will lead you to Dolphin Discovery facilities


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