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Dolphin Bay Preserve
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Bocas del Toro Catamaran Sailing Day Trip
Ranked #5 of 30 things to do in Bocas Town
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Owner description: 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
Chicago, Illinois
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“crowded with other boats....”
Reviewed 27 April 2012

Dolphin Bay gets so crowded with boats to see the poor harrassed dolphins. We saw a couple dolphins, but i really didn't like the way they were almost being corraled, cuz there were so many boats trying to entertain their guests with dolphin-sightings. We saw more dolphins on one tour just as we were coming back from the Zapatillas and they were fun to watch, and it was unexpected. That made it better. There are so many cool things to see and do in Bocas area that I would take another tour that offers something else.

Visited March 2012
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“Used Jampan tours”
Reviewed 18 April 2012

Beautiful excursion snorkeling lunch and very nice guide Dolphins swam very nearby boat

Visited April 2012
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“Snorkeling”
Reviewed 14 April 2012

good snorkeling, near from a creole restaurant, i suggest to ask first to a few boats to chek prices

Visited April 2012
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Frankfurt, Germany
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“good spot to see dolphins but they should be better protected”
Reviewed 23 March 2012

we did a snorkeling trip in Bocas.
We had a great guide who kept distance to the dolphins. We saw other motorboats which drove very close to the dolphins and almost hit them. Therefore the tourist should point out the guide. Tell them that they should keep the distance.

Take more care about the dolphins!!!! Otherwise its not fun.
March 2012

Visited March 2012
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Chorrera, Panama, Panama
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“they are there even when it rains”
Reviewed 22 March 2012

It was a rainy day, so we didn't see the usual number of Dolphins, but did see 6 or so

Visited March 2012
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