Is swimming with dolphins on your bucket list? It might be checked off after an exotic vacation in the Caribbean, where there are many locations to swim with these lovely mammals.
Here are some of the top places you can swim with dolphins in the Caribbean.
The Dolphin Cay at Atlantis, Bahamas
The dolphins and sea lions you meet at Dolphin Cay were lucky to be rescued and rehabilitated. It is considered the Caribbean's premier marine animal rehabilitation facility, so you will be supporting a good cause when you swim with the dolphins. If you are obsessed with dolphins and can spare six hours, you should check out the info-packed trainer for a day experience.
The Dolphin Experience, Grand Bahama Island
Pet and swim with the very curious and friendly dolphins who love everyone who joins them in the water. Trainers are enthusiastic about sharing their knowledge and stories about the dolphins in their care.
Dolphin Quest, Sandys Parish, Bermuda
It's a nature experience with a history lesson since Dolphin Quest is based at the historic National Museum of Bermuda. Part of the fee you pay goes towards marine education, conservation and scientific study.
Dolphin Swim, Nassau, New Providence Island
Expect to have a fabulous time splashing around in the warm waters as you get up close and personal with plenty of quality time with the dolphins. The staff is passionate about educating visitors about dolphins and conservation efforts.
Dolphin Explorer, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
You will create holiday memories of a lifetime at this scenic dolphin park. After you finish diving and dancing with the dolphins, you can relax at the park or try some fun water sports.