Dolphin Bay Preserve, Bocas Town

(2.7/5 based on 420+ reviews on the web)
See bottlenose dolphins in their natural habitat, go jungle hiking, and snorkel in the warm Caribbean waters filled with coral at Dolphin Bay Preserve. After a short boat ride to the secluded and tranquil bay, you can visit a working cacao plantation. Crunch on fresh sugar cane and taste fresh pineapples and cacao straight from the pod while hearing about the process of making chocolate from the caretaker--a member of the local Ngöbe tribe. You're likely to see caimans, howler monkeys, toucans, and sea urchins. Be careful not to step on poison dart frogs, and don't forget to apply sunscreen and insect repellent. Our Bocas Town family vacation planner makes visiting Dolphin Bay Preserve and other Bocas Town attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • Camino a Cayo Zapatillas, nos detuvimos en el camino a esperar la aparición de los delfines. Lo hicieron enseguida. Vimos cinco delfines nariz de botella. El lugar se llena de lanchas a media mañana. ...  more »
  • I have no idea why the tour operators don't agree to visit dolphin bay each at different times. It would be much better for the visitors and for the dolphins. Now all boats keep chasing the dolphins a...  more »
  • We stopped by here on a boat tour of the islands. Unfortunately we didn't see any dolphins - the behavior mentioned in the previous reviews evidently has scared them off. Our tour guide said he hadn't...  more »