This 7-hour tour allows you to swim with native spinner and bottlenose dolphins off Mauritius' west coast. Jump in to frolic with the marine mammals in Tamarin Bay, then go ashore at Bénitiers Island for a barbecue lunch. Snorkel equipment included for exploring the local reefs. Hotel pickup and drop-off included.
Watch and swim with dolphins off the coast of Mauritius
Learn about bottlenose and spinner dolphin biology and behavior
Begin your day's adventure with convenient pickup from your hotel or other accommodation. Transfer to the Black River, located on Mauritius' west coast, where you'll climb aboard a boat with an experienced captain and crew. On the way to Tamarin Bay, listen to your captain's introduction to the area and an orientation on what to expect when swimming with the dolphins. Once you find a pod of bottlenose or spinner dolphins, slip quietly into the water and watch as they go about their normal behaviors. You'll also have the opportunity to snorkel around Crystal Rock's vibrant reefs. Continue to Bénitiers Island, where you'll go ashore for a barbecue lunch of sausage, chicken, fish, salad, and dessert. Sip wine, beer, rum, or nonalcoholic drinks. After lunch, spend some free time exploring the island and taking in views of Piton de la Petite Rivière Noire, Rempart Mountain, and Le Morne Brabant Mountain. At the end of your 7-hour tour, head back to Mauritius, where you'll transfer to your ground transportation for hotel drop-off.