Delphinus in Rivera Maya.

Swim with the Dolphins in Cancun and Riviera Maya, Mexico.

Visiting Cancun? You must swim with dolphins at Delphinus!

Book your swim with dolphins experience in Cancun with Delphinus, the world’s leading company in the responsible and sustainable management of these marine mammals. We are well- known for our dynamic interactive programs and by the cutting-edge design and safety of our dolphinariums in Cancun and Riviera Maya, in Xcaret Park (15 minutes from Playa del Carmen), and at the nature reserve of Xel-Ha (close to Tulum).

You’ll find several options for swimming with dolphins in Cancun and Riviera Maya with Delphinus, from a simple encounter with these intelligent marine mammals to complement your visit to Xcaret, to the full one-hour experience of a swim with dolphins in Cancun where you become a real trainer for a day.


We are proud to announce the latest addition to the Delphinus family! Now you can swim with dolphins at the Interactive Aquarium Cancun. This dolphinarium in Cancun is located in La Isla Shopping Village, the best shopping plaza in the Hotel Zone and is operated by Delphinus as of June 16, 2014.

Stay tuned for the re-opening of our dolphin aquarium at Delphinus Cancun (formerly known as Delphinus Dreams Cancun). It will be undergoing remodeling starting June 15, 2014 and will soon return, better than ever.

Want to dive with dolphins in Riviera Maya? It’s also possible with Delphinus! Not only that, you do not require any prior experience to swim with dolphins in Cancun, Xcaret or Xel-Ha, because the interactive programs at Delphinus are easy to follow and suitable for the whole family.

A dolphin swim in Cancun will be the experience of a lifetime! Let these beautiful creatures melt your heart at Delphinus. It is no coincidence that swimming with dolphins is one of the most requested tours in Cancun.

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Looking for a special gift to your Family? Delphinus Splash is the best option!

This is a great way to enjoy this Holidays! Come with your family and have a great interaction with a dolphin.

Enjoy a contact with nature; learn with your Friends and Family about how to take care of the environment, and the best, share with them a great time in the water with a dolphin.

In this 45 minutes dolphin program you will have 15 minutes of briefing outside the water and 30 minutes of interaction in group with the dolphin in the water. Includes round transportation from your hotel to the closest location where we offer this program.

All activities in this recreational program Delphinus Splash are designed to give to the participants the time to enjoy being close to a dolphin, learn how to take care of the dolphins and the ocean and have a lot of fun in the water.

Every program is just for 10 persons.

This program is offered at Delphinus Riviera Maya and Delphinus Aquarium Cancun and Delphinus offer you round transportation from your hotel to the closest location where we offer this program as a courtesy.

This program does not include the foot push activity or the dolphin fin ride. All participants will use a life jacket and cannot use a video or photo camera during the program.

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Take a Ride with the Dolphins!

Enjoy an amazing Dolphin Ride in Cancun or Riviera Maya.

The Delphinus Dolphin Ride program gives our guests the chance to interact with dolphins both in the water and on a platform. Spend time swimming and playing with the dolphins, and then let these wonderful marine mammals take you for a ride you will never forget!

Participants swim freely with the dolphins, and even get a big dolphin kiss, but the most thrilling part of the program is the chance to take a spin around the dolphinarium during our famous Dorsal Pull. Hang on tight for the ride-of-your-life, as you are pulled through the water by these amazing swimmers!

Create an unforgettable memory and join us at Delphinus New location: Cancun Interactive Aquarium or Delphinus Riviera Maya for The Ride!

* 10 participants per group.

Delphinus Dolphin Ride is a 45 minutes program (15-minute briefing on deck and 30 minutes of in-water interaction with the dolphin).

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Delphinus presents Primax a special Swimming with Dolphins program that is sure to exceed your expectations.

During this swim you will observe firsthand the intelligence and amazing abilities of these skilled mammals.

Spend time swimming with the dolphins; feel the satiny-smooth surface of their backs, plant a kiss on that smiling face, wave for the cameras when they kiss you back, and then get ready for the ride-of-your-life!

There are many activities to enjoy during the Delphinus Primax program, but the one that truly stands out is the Primax Foot Push where dolphins use their noses to propel you up and out of the water to glide waist-high across the surface of the dolphinarium!

Delphinus Primax is offered at the Delphinus Xcaret and Delphinus Xel-Há dolphinariums.

If you enjoy unique and thrilling adventures, Delphinus Primax is made just for you. Make your reservations today and join us for an adventure you’ll never forget!

Delphinus Primax is a one-hour program (15-minute briefing on deck and 45 minutes of in-water interaction with the dolphin).

*Delphinus Primax includes a maximum of 6 participants.

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Delphinus brings to you this swim with dolphins program: Primax 4

The Primax4 Swimming with Dolphins program is an exhilarating experience sure to exceed your expectations! Join our dolphins in their underwater world and observe firsthand the intelligence and amazing abilities of these skilled mammals.

During this one-of-a-kind program you will spend time with the dolphins in a group of no more than 4 participants! Make friends, play, and give commands for your ocean friends to follow. Listen to them “sing” and then give them a hug, kiss or pat for a job well done. It’s all part of the fun of Primax4!

Every Primax4 activity is an experience, but what truly stands out in this Swimming with Dolphins program is the Foot Push! Stand tall and spread your arms for balance as your new friends propel you through the water, using their noses to push you up and out of the water, gliding full-speed across the surface of the dolphinarium. Then, hold your breath as perfectly-choreographed pairs and quads of dolphins leap out of the water just a few feet over your head. It’s an unforgettable experience you won’t want to miss!

Delphinus Primax4 is a one-hour program (15-minute briefing on deck and 45 minutes of in-water interaction with the dolphin).

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Fulfill a Dream: Swim with the Dolphins!

You and a partner can enjoy this once-in-a-lifetime experience interacting with a dolphin for an amazing hour of fun, instruction and interaction. Turn your dreams into reality during this exclusive “Swim for Two” designed to provide interaction and free-swim activities in a more personalized setting.

The Delphinus Couples Dream Swim is recommended for those participants and dolphin enthusiasts who wish to share this experience with a family member, close friend, or loved one. Whether father and son, mother and daughter, newlyweds or just great friends, you can take part in an adventure that few have ever experienced.

If you are fascinated by dolphins, this program was designed for you! Don’t miss the opportunity to experience this unique program at Delphinus NEW location that is at the Cancun Interactive Aquarium and Delphinus Riviera Maya.

The Delphinus Couples Dream Swim provides 75 minutes of fun and instruction (15-minute briefing and 60 minutes of interaction with the dolphin).

This program is the perfect “marriage proposal” idea. If you are looking for the perfect place to “pop the question,” consider the Delphinus Couples Dream Swim, an exclusive dolphins program for couples. Let our dolphins help make your marriage proposal a memorable and unforgettable experience.

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Snorkel with the Dolphins and More!

Now you can enjoy Delphinus Dolphinclusive, a spectacular Swimming with Dolphins program at the Xel-Há ecological park, internationally recognized as the world’s largest natural aquarium. As an added bonus, participants can take advantage of the Snorkel with Dolphins program offered exclusively to visitors purchasing this package.

The Xel-ha Dolphinclusive program offers you a complete package of entertainment and fun, with a full-day pass to the Xel-Há ecological park (20+ attractions, food, drinks, lockers, towels), a Swimming with Dolphins program (Delphinus Primax , the Delphinus Dolphin Ride) or the Delphinus Interax ( NEW! ), round trip transportation from your hotel, and a Snorkel with Dolphins program (all snorkeling equipment included).

This all-inclusive program takes place inside the Xel-Há ecological park in Riviera Maya, just 30 minutes from Playa del Carmen and 30 minutes from Tulum. If you’re coming from Cancun, it should take approximately an hour and a half. Bring the family for the day and enjoy the first ALL-INCLUSIVE package of its kind.

The Xel-Há Dolphinclusive package includes:


  • Full-day access to the largest natural aquarium in the world, Xel-há Park.
  • The best Swimming with Dolphins program in Riviera Maya (Participants can select the Delphinus Primax, Delphinus Dolphin Ride or Delphinus Interax programs).
  • A complete “all-inclusive” package in Xel-Há Park, including food, beverages, snorkeling equipment, towels and more.
  • 20+ land and aquatic attractions.
  • A special Snorkel with Dolphins program offered exclusively to Dolphinclusive participants.
  • Round-trip transportation from your hotel.


Companion fee includes:


  • Full-day access to Xel-ha Park, with a complete all inclusive food and beverages, snorkeling equipment, towels and more than 20 land ans aquatic attractions.
  • Round-trip transportation from your hotel. (must be the same hotel as swimmer)