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Dolphin Academy Curacao

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Dolphin Academy Curacao
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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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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Bapor Kibra z/n, Willemstad AN5999, Curacao
+599 9 465 8900
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We chose the swimming with dolphins experience, my husband and I and our 2 children, ages 14 & 12. It was amazing interaction with these amazing animals in a small group (1 trainer per 6 people and 2 dolphins). They take great care of their...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank GillianSC_12
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We brought my 1 year old grand daughter for the morning and it was fantastic. The dolphin show was great and we loved the seal show as well. There is a touch tank (star fish, rays, crabs, etc) and they give you a (fee) opportunity...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank darlynej2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our family snorkeled with dolphins GeeGee and Charlie. We got lots of time in the water with them and they dove down with us! My son age 10 got to hold a rubber ring and experience a dolphin find it (blind folded) using eco location....More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank GBK007
Reviewed 6 days ago

I booked my daughter to swim with dolphins online at dolphin-academy dot com. Once we arrived, we had to pay an entrance fee to an aquarium that we didn’t even know existed. We explained that we were just taking our daughter to swim with the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Dave L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an amazing experience! I was happy to be in a fairly small group. Everyone wants to be with the dolphins & crowd around with excitement. It is interesting to watch the dolphins respond to the trainers & very cool when they decide to interact...More

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Curiouskelley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The dolphin academy is actually just a small part of the seaquarium. There is not much in the dolphin area other than the dolphin show, which was pretty short. It only runs twice a day. We paid $20 each for my sons to be able...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Tara A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dolphin Academy in Seaquarium pairs up with Pelican Express, once weekly, only on Mondays ($25). It’s a good deal, which Corry (Cornet) kindly arranged for us. Seaquarium parking lot is immediately beside Mambo Beach. Instead of Seaquarium’s food court, we bought lunch at Mambo: Subway...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank AnLily
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although we had no children with us on this visit many people did. The dolphin academy is excellent and we had the best show presented in a clear and informed manner. We would definitely recommend this attraction. From the cruise port it is $20 dollars...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank DianaMontignac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even it is not the perfect facility, we and my wife enjoyed very much! The aquarium has quite a lot to offer, just do not miss the open aquarium little outside, there you can see big sharks and big fish. But the main attraction is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Oldrich333
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible experience. One of the best parts of the trip to Curaçao. A must stop. The staff was incredible and we were able to view a couple shows after the swim with dolphins

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Gregory G
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24 January 2019|
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Response from Lori B | Reviewed this property |
Don't know , we took a cab from the cruise port. Ok was an amazing dolphin swim experience
9 September 2018|
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Response from sapringle322 | Reviewed this property |
About 15-20 - easy drive.
16 May 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.