Have you always wanted to swim with dolphins? Then you should not miss a visit to the Aquaventure waterpark next to the Atlantis hotel during your vacation in Dubai. In the Aquaventure Waterpark is the Dolphin Bay where you get the chance to experience the dolphins from up close during a Dolphin Shallow Water Encounter. So you can take a picture with them and you get the chance to pet them. You can also feed the dolphins and play games with these special animals.
Swimming in deep water with dolphins
Do you want to make your experience completely unforgettable? Then there is the Dolphin Adventure Deep-Water Interaction where you get 30 minutes to swim with the six dolphins that live in the Dolphin Bay. During the 30 minutes that you are in the water with the dolphins, you are pulled by the mammals, you can play with them and the dolphins give you kisses and hugs.
Because the water you swim in is 3 meters deep you get the chance to admire the animals from very close under water. The highlight of the Deep Water interaction is the “Belly Ride” where the dolphin lies on his back and swims backwards while holding your own to the fins of the dolphin.
To participate in the Dolphin Adventure Deep-Water Interaction you must be at least 8 years old. For children between 8 and 12 years old, they can participate in the Deep Water Interaction accompanied by a paying adult.
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Tickets for swimming with dolphins
Those who want to swim with dolphins in Dubai have saved enough because it is pricey. But you will get a unique experience back that you will remember all your life!
Cost Dolphin Shallow Water Encounter
The costs for the Dolphin Shallow Water Encounter are 270 dollar per person. Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by a paying adult. The price for the Dolphin Shallow Water Encounter includes the rent of a wetsuit, safe, towels and drinks. You also get free access to the Aquaventure Waterpark the day you booked the Dolphin Encounter. Tickets for the Dolphin Encounter can be booked at the GetYourGuide website.
The total excursion lasts 1.5 hours of which you are 30 minutes in the water with the dolphins to cuddle and play with them. The rest of the time is necessary for explanation about the animals, safety instructions and the fitting and stretching of your wetsuit.
Cost Dolphin Adventure: Deep-Water Interaction
Before actually swimming with the dolphins during the Dolphin Adventure: Deep-Water Interaction you have to spend more money. Swimming with dolphins can be booked for an amount of 326 dollar per person. Swimming with dolphins is possible from 8 years and you must have a swimming certificate. Children between 8 and 12 years old must be accompanied by a paying adult.
Tickets for swimming with dolphins includes the rent of a wetsuit, safe, towels and drinks. You also get free admission to the Aquaventure Waterpark the day you have been swimming with the dolphins. Tickets for the Dolphin Adventure: Deep-Water Interaction can be booked online at the GetYourGuide website.
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