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Dolphin Discovery Tortola

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Address: Prospect Reef Resort, Road Town VG1110, Tortola
Phone Number: +1 866-393-5158
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Dolphin Discovery invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins...

Dolphin Discovery invites you to live the dream of swimming with dolphins in the Caribbean paradise of Tortola. We offer a range of programs for all ages, a family-friendly adventure you will never forget.

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A lifelong dream

Our family really loved this trip! The 8-year old had to be coaxed into the water. Somehow the idea of swimming with a cute creature with teeth did not appeal to her. The trainer... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 7 January 2016
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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Lincoln, Nebraska
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25 reviews
13 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016 via mobile

Our family really loved this trip! The 8-year old had to be coaxed into the water. Somehow the idea of swimming with a cute creature with teeth did not appeal to her. The trainer was able to find some interactive activities that she could do with a grownup's help. She wants to tell her class she went swimming with the... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Dear Teri e, We appreciate that you took some of your time to write about your experience with us. We are happy that you and your family enjoyed this adventure. We are proud about our marine mammal specialists, they give their 100% so you can enjoy your time with the dolphin. Moreover, Dennis is an amazing guide, we will let... More 

South Carolina
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2015

Our family was thrilled by this adventure! We all loved the experience of meeting Matisse and Monet and learning more about dolphins.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Dear traveller, Thank you a lot for sharing your experience at Dolphin Discovery Tortola! We are happy that you and your family enjoyed swimming with this wonderful creatures! Matisse and Monet are simply amazing! We love them so much. Moreover, we are thrilled that you learnt about this outstanding mammals! Definitely it is an experience that you will never forget!... More 

Road Town, Tortola
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10 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

One of the best places to visit while in the BVI. Its a very overwhelming and surreal experience to get to swim with such majestic and smart animals (they're even smarter than humans, being able to use 15% of their brain while humans only use 10). On arrival the dolphins are alway happy to see you, they swim to you... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Dear Tevin S, First of all, thank you very much for sharing your experience with us. We are very happy that you enjoyed swimming with dolphins, they are wonderful creatures! Dolphins are very intelligent animals and they love to spend time with all of our guests. In addition, our specialists in marine mammals always give their best to make your... More 

Naperville, Illinois, United States
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15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2015

We loved this experience!! There were four of us - adults - in a small group with four other adults. We had a great time and would highly recommend this. We booked it online ourselves and did our own ferry from St. Thomas to Tortola and got our own taxi. Great!!

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DolphinDiscovery, Community manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Dear Janice Y, First of all, thank you very much for taking your time to share your experience with us. We are happy to know that you enjoyed this adventure! In addition, we are glad that you sawm and interact with the dolphin, it is an experience that we are sure you will never forget! Dolphin Discovery Group appreciates your... More 

Chicago, IL
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2015

We planned to take our kids 6 and 3 to see the dolphins. The place is 100% nothing like the brochure.. The dolphins are in small pens and the area looks like it was carved out of a hole. You are in waste deep water, so if your child can't swim or under the age of 6 you have to... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Hi Traveller, First of all, we appreciate your visit to Dolphin Discovery Tortola and above all, we thank that you took some of your time to write about your experience with us. The habitad is design especially for the marine mammals and is above the legal limits and permits. Also, they are well taken care of with medical team and... More 

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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

The experience was absolutely amazing. The trainers were very awesome and made sure everyone had equal time with the Dolphins. Very patient with the little ones! They photograph everything ~ we had 132 digital photos. Pricing is per family size and includes CD of all images, dolphin USB, and one printed photo. Very reasonable! Only downside: not a great place... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Dear Cathy F, First of all, thank you very much for taking your time to share your experience with us and with other travellers. We are happy to know that you had a blast swimming with dolphins! Definitely it is an experience that you will never forget! We appreciate your preference and we hope to see you again. Greetings. More 

Pensacola, Florida
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13 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

My wife and I visited Tortola for our honeymoon in Oct. 2015. We purchased the Dolphin Royal Swim package which was more expensive but totally worth every cent. Everybody was extremely nice, helpful, and courteous. The instructor with our class was very informative with educating us about the dolphins, controlled the position of the class to ensure everybody could see... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Dear traveller, We appreciate your visit to Dolphin Discovery Tortola and above all, we are grateful that you took some of your time to write about your experience. We are happy to read that you and your wife enjoyed your day with us! We take care of our dolphins because they are part of our family, we love them so... More 

Richmond, Virginia
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8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

Thrilling interaction with dolphins. Interaction with dolphins includes touching as they swim past, a handshake, a kiss and a ride on the dolphin. Some trainers were more knowledgeable than others but all were very effective and worked well with all ages of people. The animals appear to be very well cared for and per our guide the company has a... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Dear Anne K, First of all, thank you very much for taking your time to share your experience with us. We are happy to know that you found this dolphin interactrion thrilling! In addition, we are glad that you kissed and sawm with one of our dolphins, it is an experience that we are sure you will never forget! Dolphin... More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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26 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

We went to Dolphin Discovery on a shore excursion when our cruise stopped in St. Thomas. We got to kiss the dolphins, "dance" with them, and we even had them give us a little ride. We learned a lot about the dolphins and how they are trained. Was disappointed that they wanted so much extra money for the photos they... More 

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DolphinDiscovery, Community Manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, Thank you so much for share your feedback with the community of TripAdvisor. We are so glad to know that you enjoyed your experience with the dolphins. On the other hand, we are really sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with our services and we apologize if you had any inconveniences during your experience at our... More 

Atlantic City, New Jersey
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2015

If you like to get close to dolphins this is your spot. Not comfortable touching them myself, but everyone else loved it.

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DolphinDiscovery, Community manager at Dolphin Discovery Tortola, responded to this review

Dear traveller, We appreciate your visit to Dolphin Discovery Tortola and above all, we are grateful that you took some of your time to write about your experience. We are glad to read that you had the chance to interact with our dolphins, even though you did not feel confortable touching them. You have to admit it is an experience... More 

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