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Dolphin Academy Curacao

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Closed Now: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Best Experience EVER

I had never swam with dolphins before this trip and when looking online everything pointed to the... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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staff was amazing.. dolphins were amazing.. would recommend this dolphin swim to everyone.. a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Wallingford, Connecticut
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“dolphin swim”(141 reviews)
Dolphin Academy offers fun and educational intimate experiences, like a Dolphin Encounter, a Dolphin Swim, a Dolphin Snorkel with Coastal Bottlenose Dolphins in a natural saltwater lagoon and the open sea. Different programs and courses available...more
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Hours Today: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Bapor Kibra z/n, Willemstad AN5999, Curacao
+599 9 465 8900
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I had never swam with dolphins before this trip and when looking online everything pointed to the dolphin academy. My fiancée and I signed up for the snorkeling with dolphins experience. The staff was extremely knowledgeable and attentive when giving it directions and laying out...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

staff was amazing.. dolphins were amazing.. would recommend this dolphin swim to everyone.. a great experience

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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a dolphin encounter where a trainer brought a dolphin to a small group, provided an opportunity to learn about and interact with the dolphin, we enjoyed the rest of sea aquarium. The dolphin academy is one of the best I have seen. They take...More

Thank wabrn111
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a great time swimming and snorkeling with dolphins. I would be recommending that place to my friends.

Thank Adventurer799453
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Curaçao Dolphin Academy Curaçao Dolphin Academy is an extremely nice place for both children and adults to visit while on vacation. One of the best things about the Academy is that the Dolphins do not reside in swimming pools but in the waters of the...More

Thank sabrinak136
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was soooo lovelyyy😍 the instructors are very relaxed and give you and the dolphins good instructions! The dolphins are during the swim also allowed to swim a bit around. If ur relaxed, the dolphins are too. I really felt comfortable with them and the...More

Thank Lisa0498
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In one word : fantastic Its worth to visit the place and do an encounter (snorkling). Lovely people and incredible dolphins

Thank willyOostzaan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Curacao Sea Aquarium is a great place to visit with the family. And even couples. Like a mini Sea World. But the Dolphin Academy was great! Amazing show and the kiss from a dolphin was so cool.

Thank terrenceh507
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of hands-on time with the dolphins, which are happy and very well trained. Everyone gets a dolphin kiss and handshake!

Thank Blair S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely awsome.. worth the money. You get tons of hands on time and the guides are great and teach you while you pet. Play with and goof around with the dolphins

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September 9, 2018|
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Response from sapringle322 | Reviewed this property |
About 15-20 - easy drive.
May 15, 2018|
Response from sapringle322 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, not that I know of - with the fins you can stay afloat well without life jacket and more fun but several people in our group felt more comfortable with a jacket. No wet suit involved. Great experience.
Thomas C
May 9, 2018|
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Response from bluebird03 | Reviewed this property |
We arrived on the cruise ship. They told us to do the 2 PM session. And I think we got off the ship and arrived for our morning scuba dive around 9 AM