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Dolphin Bay Preserve

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Dolphin Bay, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
+507 6915-1155
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The Dolphin Bay Preserve EcoTour is unlike any other tour in Bocas del Toro!Go beyond dolphin viewing, jungle hiking, and snorkeling and experience nature like never before!This is your chance to taste the fruit of cacao fresh from the pod, get close enough to touch poison dart frogs, caimans and sea urchins, and learn about the rich socioeconomic and cultural history of Bocas del Toro. Itinerary:• 10:00 (flexible): Our guide picks you up at your hotel• 10:30: Arrive at Dolphin Bay for dolphin watching• 11:00: Arrive at Dolphin Bay Preserve and begin hike• 1:30: Locally prepared lunch • 2:00: Snorkeling• 3:00: Return to your hotel
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Dolphin Bay, Bocas Town, Isla Colon, Panama
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+507 6915-1155
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To be honest, I really wanted to see sloths, and dolphins were not on my bucket list (mainly because I’ve seen them). It’s funny how things change, and the dolphins became the highlight. It was fantastic watching the dolphin frolic in and out of the...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

We have been on a few tours for dolphins watching before but this place was incredible. We saw multiple in a matter of minutes, they came pretty close and was lovely to watch them surfing waves.

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Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

The Dolphins come here because of the calm safety. Not to be tormented by tour boats circling and chasing them. Save your money and do something more productive We did not do this tour but stayed in a floating lodge near the bay. We passed...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

I didn't believe that we are really going to see a dolphins exactly when our boat is going to achieve the dolphins read, but I had a pleasant surprise.

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

They left us almost 4 hours in a restaurant. Took us to the wrong place. We paid 80 dollars for two of us. Waste of day and money.

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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

We went here as a part of a day trip to Zapatilla. We saw two dolphins. They were swimming around at the surface and came really close to the boats. So much fun to watch.

1  Thank Pia B
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

We definitely saw a lot of dolphins. They like to swim in the waves that the boats make and the boat driver rode in circles so we could see them swim behind the boat.

Thank Kelly M
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Reviewed 20 December 2017 via mobile

Please stop the tours! We also made this mistake. But see 10 boats hunt and follow very close 3 dolphins to show them to the tourist was too much. Let them live in peace.

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Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

As the majority of Bocas, it is a beautiful trip through a tropical paradise, between islands to see dolphins on the bay. The low point of the tour however is the agresivenes of the driver's of the boats following the dolphins every time they try...More

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

We were really fortunate that we hit a really playful time for the dolphins. We had three of them playing in the surf and jumping about. It was really exciting to see and the staff did their best to get us as close as possible.

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