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Address: Cabeza de Toro | proximo Hotel Catalonia Bavaro, Punta Cana 11111, Dominican Republic
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+1 809-468-2000
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Come to our beautiful park and discover the awesome feeling of swimming...

Come to our beautiful park and discover the awesome feeling of swimming with dolphins and interact with others amazing animals in an unique tropical environment

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US$45.00*
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Fur Seal Encounter in Punta Cana
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US$35.00*
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General Admission to Wild Life Park in Punta Cana

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Amazing but then they scam you

The dolphin interaction was amazing and worth the $150, the staff is friendly and things were timed out perfectly and the facilities were clean, and lockers were provided and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
kmorall
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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12 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The dolphin interaction was amazing and worth the $150, the staff is friendly and things were timed out perfectly and the facilities were clean, and lockers were provided and safe. Downfall is that they scam you at the end for your pictures. during the experience you are not to have your phone or a go pro but then they charge... More 

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dolphinexplorerteam, Social Media Manager at Dolphin Explorer, responded to this review

Dear kmorall: It's good to know from your comments how much you enjoyed the interaction with the dolphins and that the staff and the services we provide met your expectations. Your comments on the photos have been passed along to the staff concerned for investigation and follow up. Sincerely, Xiomara Brugal Social Media Manager More 

Bacau, Romania
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35 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

One of the main reasons going holidays to Punta Cana was visiting "dolphin explorer". We paid for " Dolphin Excellence " that includes almost everything you need ( touching , swimming , kissing, dancing , playing with these wonderful creatures ). It's a 40' program at the end I thought was just a couple of minutes . Fascinating experience ,... More 

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Thank Cristinel M
Alton, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went as a family of 6. 2 kids mum and dad and grand parents. The dolphin experience was out of this world and something I will never ever forget. We all came out of the sea with smiles as wide as our faces. We were aware that photos and film were being taken so the operators could cash in. I... More 

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Westwood, Massachusetts
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19 reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

WAY WAY! over priced so not worth the money. paid over 400 dollars for 3 of us for 15 minutes with a large crowd and then even more for pictures. Total waste

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Thank Annie31968
Roseville, Michigan
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excursion on honeymoon I did this solo and my husband watched: Be forewarned they only want your picture to sell it to you for top dollar!! I gave this Two stars as I love dolphins. I can check this off my bucket list and that's about it. I did enjoy the dolphins. The staff are rude and money hungry. For... More 

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Tomah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very expensive excursion to begin with and the price of the photos are too expensive. You have to practically give your first born for THEIR photos. You cannot take pictures of your own with the dolphins so be prepared to spend a lot of money for any memories you want of this place.

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Thank J8004X
Brasov, Romania
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

It was a lot of fun swimming with dolphins.It was a nice experience! I surely repet this experience !

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Thank 806cristina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Overall I had a great time at Dolphin Explorer. My boyfriend and I signed up for the Extreme program which was the most expensive but I'd say it was worth it. We swam with 2 dolphins in a group of 10 people, and also got to hold a sting ray and shark. But my favorite part was swimming with an... More 

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Thank Nicole G
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I went to dolphins explorer on 2 Jan 2017 because seen from advertisement and it looks awesome. Almost Activities is pretty good, Dolphin and trainer are good except they not allow you to bring your private camera because you have to get in the water, this point is reasonable but if you want your photo you have to pay 80$/... More 

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Thank Nakanda S
dolphinexplorerteam, Social Media Manager at Dolphin Explorer, responded to this review

Dear Nakanda S: Thank you for taking some time from your schedule to let us know your experience at Dolphin Explorer. Sorry that our facilities and services did not meet your expectations; however, your comments has been relayed on to the staff concerned for follow up. Sincerely, Xiomara Brugal Social Media Manager More 

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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

While on honeymoon. We booked a trip to swim to snooba. A mixture of diving and snorkeling with Dolphins. Amazing experience. Our guide was fantastic. The only fault was the price of the photos $100 dollars which I felt was very expensive.

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Thank Caroline W
dolphinexplorerteam, Social Media Manager at Dolphin Explorer, responded to this review

Dear Caroline W: We wanto to take the chance to congratulate you on your honeymoon, as well as your choosing the interaction with the species at Dolphin Explorer. It's good to know that our facilities fit your expectations. Thank you for rating us with the maximum score and we look forward to welcome you back during your next trip to... More 

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