Welcome to Florida Dolphin Swims. This is a website dedicated to helping
people like yourself find and choose a swim with the dolphins program
that fits for them. Not all dolphin swim experiences are created equal
and they can be expensive. Our hope is that we can help you find the right
program and facility so that you have your dream experience.
Our top recommended facilitys are listed below, but please do not take
our word for it. We encourage you to collect information yourself and
make a decision based on your expectations. We hope you find this site
and the links contained here helpful:
Dolphins Plus is a dolphin research and education facility located one hour
south of Miami in Key Largo, Florida. Dolphins Plus houses 14 Atlantic Bottlenose
Dolphins and 2 California Sea Lions. Their focus is to educate the public
about bottlenose dolphins and their environment, and to give their guests
the opportunity to swim with dolphins in a natural setting. Programs include
in-water dolphin touch, snorkel with dolphins, internships, shadow a trainer
for a day, marine mammal courses, kids dolphin camp and teen dolphin camp.
Dolphin Cove is a marine education and dolphin swim facility located in
Key Largo, Florida. Dolphin Cove is home to Dolphin Human Therapy and is
solely dedicated to special needs therapy 5 days a week from March to mid-December.
During the weekends and on off-therapy time (mid-December - February) Dolphins
Cove offers both a structured in-water touch program, and a natural snorkel
with the dolphins program. They also offer a variety of bayside everglades
tours including guided kayaking and trips to flamingo island.