Dolphin Facility: Cabo Dolphins is a center dedicated to the research and rehabilitation of dolphins and other marine mammals native to Mexico. The great staff will provide information on each center’s conservation and rehabilitation efforts, which are funded in part by the proceeds of the tours.
Dolphin Encounter: From a shallow platform, you can hug, pet and play with a dolphin while admiring its beautiful sleek body. Enjoy feeding your dolphin and receive a big fishy kiss! Learn about the dolphin’s anatomy and physiology from the experienced trainer.
Requirements & Restrictions: Maximum weight for Dolphin program – 265 lbs. Minimum age – 1 year. Children 9 years or younger must be accompanied in the water by a participating adult. Children between 10-17 years can participate with an adult observing from the observation area. Infants 1-3 years old are free of charge but require a ticket. Inform the onboard Shore Excursions team if you have any children 3 years and younger participating in the tour. Children 3 years and older are required to have a paying child ticket. For safety reasons, pregnant women may not participate on this excursion. For the safety of the dolphins, please remove jewelry and do not wear tanning oils and excessive amounts of sunscreen. Wheelchairs and scooters cannot be accommodated.
What to Bring: Cash or credit/debit for purchases.
Good to Know: Designed for young children and guests who may not be so confident in the water. The dolphin facility is in San Jose, which is a 45-minute drive one-way. Cameras are not allowed during the activity; however, professional photos will be taken and will be available for purchase. Food and beverages are also available for purchase. Cabo Dolphin has the Humane Conservation™ certification, which is a program that ensures that the highest level of animal welfare is always met.