Swimming with wild dolphins in Mauritius is a true once-in-a-lifetime experience, and if you’re on a quest to find a wild pod off the island's coast, you’ve come to the right place! While swimming with dolphins should be at the top of your Mauritius excursions checklist, the opportunity to see these beautiful creatures up close in their natural environments is a privilege. Observe the various types of dolphins and their habits, and if they approach you, consider yourself a lucky human! This 2.5 hour excursion is only one option to experience swimming with wild dolphins in Mauritius. We also offer the ability to combine swimming with wild dolphins with Lunch on Benitiers Island or Whale Watching!
Swimming With Wild Dolphins
Get ready for the experience of a lifetime, a truly unique experience of swimming with dolphins in Mauritius, in their natural environment.
You’ll start your day with a delicious complimentary breakfast, which includes croissants, pains au chocolat, sandwiches, fruits, tea, coffee, and water.
After breakfast, you will get on board the speedboat, and the professional and qualified skippers will start by briefing you on the most important aspects of this experience, including:
- The types of dolphins that you will encounter and their habits
- Guidelines for sustainable dolphin watching
- Security measures on the boat
- Swimming procedures
You will then head to Tamarin Bay for the dolphin encounter. The skippers will accompany you in the water when it’s your turn to swim with the dolphins. You will enjoy 2.5 hours on the open sea, viewing the dolphins and swimming with them. Depending on the amount of time left, you will then go to The Aquarium, a popular snorkelling and diving site with beautiful coral and tropical fish.