Dolphin Encounter

Bermuda Shore Excursions | Dolphin Encounter
Price: $339.00
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Summary
Shore Excursion SizeSmall
Shore Excursion TypeActive, Water/Beach
Shore Excursion Duration45 Minutes
Activity LevelModerate
Shore Excursion Leaves FromA 5 minute walk from King's Wharf and Heritage Wharf, Dockyard. (Full details will be provided in your electronic ticket upon confirmation.)
Food/Beverage ProvidedNot Included
Recommended DressWe recommend wearing comfortable clothing over a swimsuit and sneakers or water shoes. Do not forget a towel. Wetsuits will be provided.
RestrictionsThe minimum age to participate is 6 years old. Children under 18 years of age must have an adult (18 years or older) present to sign a waiver on their behalf. It is highly recommended, but not required, that children ages 10 and older are accompanied by a participating adult. Cameras are not allowed in the lagoon with the dolphins.
Tour Details

Bermuda Swim with Dolphins Encounter

If you want 50% more time in the water with the dolphins than what the cruise line tours offer, this amazing and unforgettable Dolphin Encounter is the choice for you! This is a personalized experience you will never forget. You will love this chance to meet dolphins through touch, play and feeding in an ocean tidal lagoon on this King's Wharf shore excursion.

Your experience begins with a close-up look and hands-on greeting as you sit on an underwater platform. Then, you will swim alongside the dolphins and enjoy underwater and above-water views. Each encounter is unique, based upon the level of comfort of the guests, trainers and dolphins. At the end of the encounter, personalized photos with dolphins will be available for purchase.

The tour duration reflects your time in the water. Orientation is approximately 10 minutes and time interacting with dolphins is approximately 30 minutes.

Your tour also includes complimentary admission to the National Museum of Bermuda. Previously a British naval fort, the museum explores 500 years of local history and culture. In addition to the exhibits, you can view the bastions, cannons, shipwreck artifacts, art, and spectacular sea views from this incredible historical landmark. Museum visitors also have the opportunity to view and admire the dolphins in their ocean sanctuary. The museum portion is self-guided and you may stay as long as you wish during the museum's hours of operation. Guests wishing to visit the museum only or observe the dolphins can pay the admission to the museum, which is approximately $15 US per adult, $12 US for seniors, and free for children 15 and under.

Shore Excursion Size
Small
Shore Excursion Type
Active, Water/Beach
Shore Excursion Duration
45 Minutes
Activity Level
Moderate
Shore Excursion Leaves From
A 5 minute walk from King's Wharf and Heritage Wharf, Dockyard. (Full details will be provided in your electronic ticket upon confirmation.)
Food/Beverage Provided
Not Included
Recommended Dress
We recommend wearing comfortable clothing over a swimsuit and sneakers or water shoes. Do not forget a towel. Wetsuits will be provided.
Restrictions
The minimum age to participate is 6 years old. Children under 18 years of age must have an adult (18 years or older) present to sign a waiver on their behalf. It is highly recommended, but not required, that children ages 10 and older are accompanied by a participating adult. Cameras are not allowed in the lagoon with the dolphins.
5 Stars4.8 / 5  |  6 ReviewsReview This Tour
Awesome time
August 22, 2017
Had an awesome time. The staff was very friendly and the dolphins were very interactive with us.
Reviewer: Joan
5 Stars
Dolphin Encounter!!!!!!
August 13, 2016
This experience was SUPERLATIVE!!!. The proximity to the ship (5 minutes) and the experience itself (an hour in the pool with the dolphins) made it absolutely worth the price. I will definitely do it again. Two concerns, however, about the booking: (1) it cost more than if I had booked it on the ship, and (2) because it wasn't booked by the cruise line itself, I would not have been eligible for a refund for a missed appointment. We arrived at 2:00; disembarked at 2:45. My appointment was at 3:00. Fortunately, as I mentioned earlier, the venue was very close to the ship's docking area. My recommendation? If you book ahead:(1) Book for the second day in port, and (2) if you purchase insurance-be sure it covers your specific needs. Late arrival wasn't covered. However, this was the best experience I have ever had and I have traveled to Bermuda at least 20 times.
Reviewer: LANa R. Craig
5 Stars
Everyone should do this !!!!bout
July 27, 2015
The staff and trainers were great. What can you say aout the hosts,The Dolphins are just amazing. I will do this again.
Reviewer: Harry
5 Stars
i would do this again & again
July 19, 2015
this was the best orgiized and well carryed out experience of a lifetime swimming with the Dophins was a dream come true and getting to meet and see a three month old dolphin was the icing on the cake made the experience more awesome and i will never for get it and hope to do it again thank you for making the lady's dream come true and making it out of this world more than i could of ever imagined
Reviewer: marion (meme) Duarte
5 Stars
Great adventure!!
September 19, 2011
FANTASTIC experience!!!! Yes a little pricey but well worth it! Staff was VERY friendly and knowledgeable. A once in a lifetime thing!!
Reviewer: Chickens mom
4 Stars
unforgettable time with dolphins!
August 03, 2011
My 13 year old daughter and I did the dolphin encounter in Bermuda. It was truly a thrilling, once in a lifetime experience! The guides were great, and what can you say about the dolphins? You will never meet a friendlier, sweeter or more playful creature. My daughter had the time of her life. Only slight con is that the pictures they offer you are pricey, but you don't have to buy them. All in all a wonderful event for both of us!
Reviewer: Lisa joy
5 Stars