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Cozumel Manatee Encounter
For manatee lovers the world over, Dolphin Discovery is thrilled to announce its newest program in Cozumel: the Manatee Encounter. The Manatee Encounter was added in 2010 and is truly a one of a kind adventure AND the only swim with manatees program in the Caribbean.

Manatees are beautiful and enormous creatures that in ancient times wereonce thought by sailors to be mermaids. Even though manatees are consider one of the gentle giants of the sea, they can grow to be as long as 13ft/4m and weigh up to 1300 lbs/600 kgs!

So bring the family to live the experience of swimming with manatees in the paradise of Chankanaab Beach Adventure Park in Cozumel where you will be surrounded by beautiful flora and fauna with vistas of the turquoise sea. Submerse yourself in the underwater world of the manatee, share a kiss and a hug and even feed these magnificent creatures while swimming with them in their home in the sea. You and your family will create memories for a lifetime and share a magical time with these manatees.

NOTE - Special Rates ONLY Thru September 30, 2016!


Manatee Sale - 10% OFF!

Discount Code: EARLYBOOK10

Above Promo Is Only Available Thru September 30, 2016 ~
USE IT WHILE IT LASTS!


So book EARLY as in Cozumel, the early bird DOES get the BEST DEALS!


Dolphin Discovery Dolphin Discovery Cozumel is located in Chankanaab Beach Adventure Park. As well as offering world class diving and snorkeling from a pristine beach, this beautiful park houses a variety of birds, the sea lion show, a botanical garden, reproductions of famous archeological sites, a typical Mayan village, an underground river, a tropical lagoon teeming with brightly colored tropical fish, restaurants and bars as well as a dive shop and Sea Trek helmet diving. So you will definitely want to allow time to enjoy the park either before or after your dolphin activity.

Activity Specifics

Name: Cozumel Manatee Encounter
Provider: Dolphin Discovery
Includes: Cozumel's Chankanaab Beach Adventure Park entrance fee is included for those participating in the Manatee Encounter program.

Chankanaab Beach Adventure Park admission rates for companions or without manatee program purchase is US$ 21.00 for adults and US$ 14.00 for kids (3yo to 11yo). Prices subject to change without notice.
Total Time: 45 minutes (including orientation)
Amenities: Dolphin Discovery at Chankanaab Beach Adventure Park opens at 9:00am and closes at 4:00pm (Island Time).
Pool, lockers, showers and restrooms are available.
Food and beverages available for purchase in restaurants.
Snorkel and water sports equipment is available for rental.
Schedule: Monday thru Saturday
10:00am, 2:00pm & 3:30pm (Island Time)
CLOSED SUNDAY

Group Size is limited to ten (10) persons to ensure a very personal experience for everyone.
Pricing: Adults - US$ 59.00
Children - US$ 59.00

***Price Includes Chankanaab Beach Adventure Park Fee ****
Restrictions: AGE & HEIGHT REQUIREMENTS:
Adult = More than 4 ft 7 in & 13 years old or more
Child = 3 ft 11in to 4 ft 7 in & 6 to 12 years old

SUPERVISION:
Children 6 - 12 years old must participate with a paying adult (per child) as a companion in the activity.

HEALTH & SAFETY
Pregnant women may not participate in any of the dolphin or sea lion programs.
All dolphin activities are safe and interactive but require physical involvement by participants.
Participants should be in good general health and able to understand and follow directions as given by the dolphin trainers.
Those who have undergone a recent surgery or suffer from any condition that may limit them physically (i.e. back surgery) should check with their physician before proceeding to make a reservation.
Life vests are provided and mandatory for every participant.
Special: Persons Requiring Special Assistance
Every effort is made to accommodate clients with special needs and requiring assistance. However, please contact us directly prior to making a booking in order to clarify the nature of the assistance required and to ensure that such needs can be met.

Other "Stuff" You Might Find Interesting!

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   Cozumel Dolphin Encounter
   Cozumel Sea Lion Discovery
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   Riviera Maya - Dolphin Swim Adventure
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Just wanted to say what a great experience we had on our Dolphin Excursion booked thru Cozumel Insider! The customer service/emails from Martin answering all our questions were extremely helpful! We were able to do more interactions with the dolphins and manatee that other groups were not able to do since they booked thru the cruise lines. The price was a huge savings also! T hanks so much for providing great service and a great experience! Mary G. (March 2015) ~ Franklin, TN USA

Martin - I just wanted to thank you so much for all your assistance in booking our dolphin experience. Despite the torrential rain (liquid sunshine) on 19th October the girls had a fabulous time at their swim. We loved Cozumel and hope to return one day to see it in better conditions. When I finish our unpacking and get over the jet lag I will do a Trip Advisor review for you! C. McDade (October 2015) ~ Glasglow, Scotland UK

Just got back from our cruise and wanted to let you know how much fun we had at Chankanaab Park. My daughter, Emily, had the most wonderful dolphin experience and the $2.00 off coupon for me to get into the park worked like a charm. And, your confirmation email telling us about getting to the park was very helpful. Thank you for the experience! This was well organized and an absolutely perfect day in Cozumel for us! We (the old ladies in my family) are coming back in February, I'll be sure to connect with you again as we'll do the dolphin swim with you again. The Kershek Family ~ Wisconsin, USA

My family loved the Dolphin Swim! A once in a lifetime experience. My youngest wasn't supposed to be tall enough to do the swim but they let her do it anyway, with the help of one of their staff. I appreciated that and the kids were all smiles the whole time. The photos they took were great and we bought them - just be sure to bargain down the price! :) S. Denison (June 2016) ~ Magnolia, TX USA

Sherri - Thanks very much for your help. I got the confirmations today for both the royal swim and dolphin encounter. I'll definitely pass the word about your great service. thanks! The Rice Family ~ Williamsburg, VA USA
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