Are there dolphins in Cancun?

There are several dolphin facilities in Cancun and surroundings where you can experience the greatest swimming with dolphins programs. Have you ever kissed a dolphin? Here is your chance to get close to one of the sea’s most incredible creatures. Be amazed at how intelligent these animals are.

Can you swim with wild dolphins in Mexico?

Set out in a small boat, with no more than 8 passengers, to achieve an up close and personal experience with wild dolphins! A once in a lifetime opportunity to swim and interact with dolphins in their natural habitat!…DOLPHINS IN THE WILD.

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What resort in Cancun has dolphins?

Swim with dolphins in Hyatt Ziva, Cancun | Delphinus.

Can you see dolphins in Mexico?

Discover wonderful places to swim with dolphins in Cancún or Riviera Maya. You will get to know and admire dolphins and other marine species.

Are there sharks in Cancun?

There are sharks in Cancun but chances of being attacked by one are so remote as to not even give a second thought. Sharks are an essential part of the Caribbean ecosystem. Sharks have now become an intrinsic part of Cancun tourism.

Are there whales in Cancun?

Between May and September, the world’s largest fish, whale sharks, migrate through Yucatan waters, and can often be spotted off Cancun. Get the chance to swim with these plankton-loving gentle giants, if enough are found, on this magical tour.

Are there wild dolphins in Riviera Maya?

Pesca Maya run a daily Wild Dolphin tour in Sian Ka’an, which includes breakfast and lunch, transport to-and-from your hotel, free refreshments while on the boat, and snorkelling gear and life preservers. The tour starts with an early-morning pickup as this is the best time to see the dolphins.

What to do when you swim with dolphins?

Here are a few tips.

  1. Enter the water calmly without splashing.
  2. Only touch the dolphins when, where, and how the guide instructs you.
  3. NEVER touch the blowhole, snout, eyes, or top of the head (melon).
  4. Remember to never use your fingernails as their skin is very sensitive.

Where in Cancun can you swim with dolphins?

These are the best places for adventurous swim with dolphins in Cancun:

  • Brasileiros em Cancún.
  • Alleiva Travel.
  • Dolphin Discovery.
  • Delphinus Punta Cancun.
  • Dolphinaris Cancun.

Can you swim with dolphins in Riviera Maya?

Plan your visit. Enjoy your swimming experience with dolphins in the Delphinus Riviera Maya habitat, home to our Animal Wellness Program for Aquatic Mammal Research, located just 10 minutes from Playa del Carmen, next to the Occidental Grand Xcaret Hotel and close to the popular Xcaret Park.

Why you shouldn’t swim with dolphins in Mexico?

Our volunteers in Mexico have witnessed oil and/or gasoline slicks coating the surface of the water in dolphin pens. The dolphins have no choice but to swim in, and ingest that pollution. There is also the issue of dolphin excrement being in the water that people are swimming in.

Is it OK to swim with dolphins?

Both humans and dolphins are mammals. Although sea water acts as an effective disinfectant, interaction with wild dolphins may result in disease transfer. These may present serious health threats to dolphins and humans alike. Finally, swimming with dolphins represents harassment – you do not want to get a fine.