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Dolphin Connection

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Address: 61 Hawk's Cay Boulevard, Duck Key, FL 33050
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+1 305-289-0136
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Easy to get an appointment during our stay at Hawks Cay.

This was one of the highlights for our kids. They wanted to stay longer. It was informative about Dolphins and the interaction was good too.

Reviewed 4 days ago
David F
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was one of the highlights for our kids. They wanted to stay longer. It was informative about Dolphins and the interaction was good too.

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

A lovely experience with dolphins in a eco friendly environment Professional and knowledgeable staff We really enjoyed it

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Rockland, Maine
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My family of 3 had a great time with the trainers and dolphins. I don't think the experience could have been any better.

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Thank Mike S
Cape May, NJ
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Started out I personally booked the wrong date for our adventure . The staff was able to rebook once we arrived even though they were booked over Easter Break. Great staff/trainers. Dolphins were amazing! Myself and kids were so happy to be part of this Experience!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We experienced both the dockside and in the water encounter and had a wonderful time with both. The trainers were fantastic and being to physically interact with the dolphins was incredible.

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poole, uk
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I bought my 2 kids (aged 12 and 15) the Trainer for the Day experience. I took a long time researching where to do this because I am concerned about animal welfare, particularly in "aquaria" where they do shows etc. These dolphins are rescued and the staff are really professional and the care of the animals is exceptional. It's a... More 

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Frensham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A fantastic experience because you learn about the dolphins while you're really close to them so you can visibly see everything you are being told. We received a full briefing before we got in the water. It is very well organised and all the equipment is provided but make sure you bring a swim suit and a towel. Excellent facilities... More 

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Hinsdale
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was an experience well worth the $$'s! We learned a lot from the trainers and thoroughly enjoyed swimming with the dolphins.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and her girls 6 and 10 met the dolphins. There is a height requirement and the youngest one didn't meet it. They sat on the dock and the dolphins do tricks, shake their hand, get to pet them. The girls and my daughter loved it. They got to interact with the dolphins. They want to go back next... More 

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Hamburg, Ny
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must do!!!! We thoroughly loved this and the staff couldn't have been more wonderful. I had done this before and it was different in a good way. Just a great experience

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