You have already packed your swimming suit, you’ve got your airfare or cruise tickets, and you only need to know more about the top 3 places to swim with dolphins in Jamaica!
At Dolphin Cove we’ve got your back, so we have prepared some tips about the activities and attractions you can include in your travel itinerary to Jamaica: what to do after your dolphin swim, as well as practical ideas to make the most of your time. Are you ready to swim with dolphins in Jamaica?
1. Dolphin Cove Montego Bay
Dolphin Cove Montego Bay is one of the most popular places to swim with dolphins in Montego Bay.
This habitat is located approximately 19 miles (30 kms) from the cruise port and about 22 miles (35 kms) from the Sangster International Airport.
It’s important to know that Dolphin Cove Montego Bay, formerly was known as Dolphin Cove Negril, so it’s very likely that during your trip you hear local people, hotels, or cruise staff, to call it by its former name
This incredible dolphin habitat in Montego Bay offers a unique natural atmosphere, surrounded by tranquil beaches and a dazzling Caribbean scene with fine sand to get a perfect tan.
Did you know that when you purchase any of the dolphin swim programs at Dolphin Cove Montego Bay, you can also enjoy an interactive experience with stingrays and camels?
Dolphin Cove Montego Bay features additional activities to spend a fun getaway in Jamaica.
If you have time to spare, pay a visit to tourist attractions such as the turtle farm; tour the Dunn’s River Falls area; explore the Jamaican coastline to admire the Caribbean settings, or discover the Rastafari culture in a nearby town.
2. Yaaman Adventure
The Yaaman Adventure park is a tropical oasis boasting an extensive variety of activities, including our fantastic Dolphin Encounter experience for a swim with dolphins in Ocho Rios.
Yaaman Adventure Park, formerly the “Prospect Plantation”, is an old property established in 1721 as a state sugar farm, that keeps a rich cultural history. People visiting the Prospect Plantation used to plant a tree as a symbol of respect to nature.
During your visit to the Yaaman Adventure park, you will have a blast while you enjoy an everlasting experience. Here you will find diverse activities, including adventure, exploring, camels interactive program, and swim with dolphin programs!
Some of the Activities you will enjoy at Yaaman Adventure Park are:
- Motor Buggies: During this exciting activity, you will drive along with tropical settings in muddy paths at a high speed. If you are into adrenaline and don’t mind to get a bit messy, this activity will take your breath away more than once.
- Travel back in the time at Prospect Plantation: to learn more about the lifestyle in Jamaica during the 18th century. Visit the aviary and fall in love with the infinite array of tropical bird species or treat your palate with Jamaican cuisine lessons.
- Dolphin Encounter Experience: The magic moment you’ve waited so patiently will become true at Yaaman park. During this program, you will learn how much we love dolphins in Jamaica, and also, you will get to spend some time playing around with your new dolphin friend. If you remember the name of your dolphin, share it with us!
3. Moon Palace Jamaica
If you had booked your stay at this all-inclusive hotel in Ocho Rios, you can also participate in an incredible experience swimming with dolphins in Jamaica. Dolphin Discovery has created a one-of-a-kind and natural habitat to swim with dolphins, without leaving your hotel!
You have everything set! Your luggage is ready, you are eager to travel and you just have to choose which of these top 3 places to swim with dolphins to include in your travel itinerary.
Are you ready to depart? Don’t forget to share with us all the details of this unforgettable experience in Jamaica!