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Royal Garrafon and Swim with Dolphins


Enjoy all that Garrafon Natural Reef Park has to offer and the unforgettable experience of swimming with the most loving marine creatures, the dolphins.

Garrafon park is a recreation center, located in Isla Mujeres. Famous for its beautiful reef and a spectacular panoramic view of the Caribbean Sea, Cancun and the bay; from the highest cliff of the Yucatan Peninsula.

The park main attractions are: Snorkeling at the coral reef, considered one of the most beautiful reefs of the world with a maximum depth of 12 feet and about 1000 feet long; kayaks, hammocks, salt water pool, the lighthouse, walk to the Mayan Ruins and Sculpture Park, as well as the fun shopping tours to downtown Isla Mujeres.

Enjoy snorkeling in the calm, blue waters above the Great Mayan Reef
Tropical drinks or beers from the all-day International Open Bar
Swim and refresh yourself in the Panoramic Swimming Pool at El Garrafon
Glide across the clear blue waters on your own Kayak
Enjoy a Full Breakfast and a Buffet Lunch
Ride a Zip Line across the crystalline waters of the Caribbean Sea! (extra $5 usd)
Take a Bicycle Tour and visit some of the most interesting sights!
Explore Isla Mujeres on a complementary shopping tour of the island!
Relax and take in a tropical drink in the beach-side lounge chairs!

Enjoy full access to Garrafon VIP, a new area designed to provide an experience of comfort and quality in luxury goods. With the VIP service you will receive personalized service in an exclusive section of this amazing paradise, where you can enjoy an international buffet menu with sushi, sashimi, salmon and many other delicious entrees.


Dolphin Encounter
If you are traveling with small children or others who prefer to remain in shallow water, then this package is perfect for you. The Dolphin Encounter takes place in our dolphin habitat, but does not require swimming. You will learn about dolphins while having lots of fun interacting with them in our gorgeous surroundings.
Kids (6-12 years old)
Infants (Free) (1-5 years old)
Kids must swim with a paying adult as a companion.
Duration: 15 min briefing and 40 min in the water.

Dolphin Swim Adventure
This program gets you into the water with a dolphin that will make you shake hands, get a kiss and a song, snorkel together, and go for a ride on the dolphins belly.
Kids (minimum age of 8 years old) must swim with a paying adult as a companion.
Duration: 15 min briefing and 40 min in the water.

Dolphin Royal Swim
This program is best defined by the words action and speed. It is the most dynamic of all swim with dolphins programs. Dolphins will conquer your heart before you even get into the water. They will give you a handshake, kisses and will push your feet to raise you up the water surface; you will feel like you are flying!
Kids (minimum age of 8 years old) must swim with a paying adult as a companion.
Duration: 15 min briefing and 50 min in the water

SCHEDULE: Daily except Saturday at 10:30 AM and 3:30 PM from Playa Langosta (Boulevard Kukulcan Km 5 in the Cancun Hotel Zone) for the dolphin program at 10:30 AM and from Marina Aquatours Pier at Km 6.5 of the Cancun Hotel Zone for the dolphin program at 3:30 PM.
Duration of tour: Approximately 8 hours. Ferry returns at 5:30 PM at Playa Langosta.


  • Round trip ferry transportation between Cancun and Isla Mujeres from the ferry pier in Cancun.
  • The Dolphin Swim program of your choice.
  • VIP Lounge for adults includes international open bar for Royal Garrafon VIP.
  • VIP International buffet cuisine for Royal Garrafon VIP.
  • Buffet Lunch and Domestic open bar for Royal Garrafon.
  • Entrance to Punta Sur
  • Snorkel equipment, life jackets, kayaks, hammocks, pool, and showers.
  • Lockers.
  • Zip Line.

Not Included

  • Towels
  • $3 US Reef protection tax per person
  • Photos of your experience with the dolphins.
  • Other activities in Cancun or Isla Mujeres.
  • Transportation service $16 usd per participant and companion. (Must be paid at check-in)
  • Dock fee of $20.00 USD per person per participant, payable at check-in.Children from 6 years old
  • pay the dock tax.

Additional Info

  • It is important to arrive 30 minutes before the departure time
  • Free admission for Infants (1-5 years and shorter than .90cm tall).(Only Dolphin Encounter)
  • In Isla Mujeres, groups have a maximum of 20 people.
  • For safety reasons, pregnant women with more than 5 months are not allowed in any of our aquatic activities. Pregnant women with 5 months or less will be able to participate only if accompanied by another adult and having signed the responsibility form.
  • The use of a safety vest is required for some Garrafón water programs.
  • Transportation service $16 usd per participant. (Must be paid at check-in)
  • The use of life jackets is mandatory for aquatic programs.

What to bring

  • Swimsuit and Towel
  • Use only biodegradable sun lotion to protect the animals and their environment.
  • Camera
  • Extra money