Puerto Aventuras: Manatee Encounter

Puerto Aventuras: Manatee Encounter

Activity provider: Dtraveller

From US$ 69 per person

Swim with the manatees on this interactive experience. Get up close and personal with the marine mammals, then enjoy a buffet lunch.

About this ticket

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Duration 30 minutes
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English, Spanish


  • Swim with marine mammals on this encounter experience
  • Meet the manatees and have fun as you interact
  • Relish a buffet lunch including non-alcoholic beverages
  • Enjoy full access to Puerto Aventuras marina
  • Make the most of your visit with use of the pool, showers, and lockers
Full description

Have an emotional and immersive encounter with live manatees. Experience fun for all the family with these great sea creatures, and take advantage of full access to the marina and facilities. Interact with the manatees of the Riviera Maya. Receive a safety briefing from the crew, then jump into the water. Get ready to meet creatures that are docile, gentle, and always eager to meet new people.

Take the opportunity to caress the manatee as it swims by. Make the most of your experience with the chance to feed the creatures yourself.

After your encounter, enjoy a delicious buffet lunch including 2 non-alcoholic drinks. Make use of all the facilities including showers with full access to the marina for the rest of your visit.

  • Encounter with a manatee
  • Use of pool
  • Lockers
  • Use of showers
  • Access to restrooms
  • Buffet meal
  • Non-alcoholic drinks
  • Other activities in Riviera Maya
  • Park admission for companions
  • Photos of your experience with the manatees
Not suitable for
  • Children under 6 years
  • Pregnant women
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check
  • Masks are optional for this activity
  • Masks are required while indoors

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Meeting point

Your manatee encounter will take place at Dolphin Discovery Puerto Aventuras.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Biodegradable sunscreen
  • Comfortable clothes
  • Beachwear
  • Cash

Not allowed

  • Cameras

Know before you go

  • Children over 4.6 feet (140 cm) are required to pay the adult rate
  • Children between 3.9 feet (115 cm) and 4.6 feet (140 cm) must be accompanied by a paying adult
  • Children between 3.3 feet (100 cm) and 3.9 feet (115 cm) must be accompanied by 2 paying adults
  • Children under 3.3 feet (100 cm) are considered infants
  • Cameras are not permitted in the water
  • Professional photos will be available for sale
  • Expectant mothers of less than 5 months can participate if accompanied by another adult and after signing a waiver
  • Please contact the local partner in advance with information on any health conditions

Product ID: 408788