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About DolphinPark Marmaris
Come to Marmaris and join our swimming with dolphins program for everyone. Our floating sea dolphinarium is open all the year round. Session times are daily at 09:30, 11:30, 13:30, 15:30 and 17:00. Each session last about 40 minutes. Basically no advance reservation is required. In high season you should book on-site up to 3 days in advance due to high demand. Unfortunately we cannot accept reservations by phone. The dolphinarium is at the sea front, 200 meters away from the Hotels Grand Yazici Mares and Club Turban in Marmaris (3 km from Icmeler, 5 km from Marmaris Centre).
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Reviewed 5 days ago

WRONG WRONG WRONG ON EVERY LEVEL Don't go here. The car park bigger than the tanks the dophins are kept in.They had bite marks on them ,swimming round in circles day after day after day.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Leah J B
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Due to reviews, I was very sceptical about whether or not we would visit here. The trainers care deeply about the dolphins, and we had a fantastic experience. I was impressed at the number of rules in place to keep the dolphins safe, and I...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 447kimberleyj
Reviewed 27 October 2018

First impressions are that the whole thing is going to be small and not that professional, but these are soon dispelled, as the lagoons are more than adequate for the Dolphins and for the guest experiences. We were left in no doubt that the staff...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Brian2404
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

This was such a good little trip, we thoroughly enjoyed it. We only went for the minimum which was meet and that was good enough, my son got to feed the dolphin and play ball too which was amazing!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MO_86
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

I wasn't aware until arriving at marmaris that they even had a dolphin park. My friend has swam with dolphins previously not here so at roughly 60 per person our expectations were not great.on arrival it started raining really heavy and we had lightening. The...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Jav66
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Swithered as whether to go or not because of negative reviews regarding cruelty. When we booked we were shown the health programme and the care that the dolphins receive. Yes, it would be better if they were free to swim in the ocean, however they...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Troon2
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

Please avoid this so called attraction as all it promotes is animal cruelty. This cruelty has no place in modern society Avoid Avoid Avoid Avoid Avoid

Date of experience: August 2018
7  Thank JaffaG1690
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

We came back a couple of weeks ago from staying at Labranda Mares and saw this dolphin park whilst taking our first days walk around. We have always wanted to do it, but always strummed on cost and cruelty to dolphins etc. When seeing it,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
5  Thank tiffanyflood
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

Omg how anyone could even contemplate visiting this prison I cannot comprehend...beautiful dolphins and sea creatures forced to live in a tank and perform for hoards of tourists...even Thomas Cook have taken dolphin parks off their trips. But I guess some people will always pay...More

Date of experience: August 2018
6  Thank ljpixie
Reviewed 24 August 2018 via mobile

The dolphin park experience is exceptional. The animals are happy and well looked after. We did the swim experience which was around £70 per person. There are 6 in our party which meant it was over £400 for half an hour plus £45 for a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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janeyc66
4 January 2019|
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Response from ljpixie | Reviewed this property |
Please don’t buy a ticket. These captive dolphins have a life of hell. Ever wondered where they come from? I beg you to watch the film ‘Blackfish’ and then decide whether to go or not. Honestly, it is horrific...and the only... More
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Toni P
15 October 2018|
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Response from Delphintherapie | Property representative |
Hello Toni, a child should be 8 y.o. or 120 cm tall. children 8-12 y.o. can swim with at least one accompanied family member. I.e. there are two tickets at least needed. best regards axel
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ihanbrydegirl
31 July 2018|
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Response from Delphintherapie | Property representative |
Dear Ihanbryde, Sorry but your daughter is to young to take part in the swimprogram with dolphins,but you can do it with your daughter in the Meet program on a floating platform.Look dophin-therapy in marmaris
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