Dolphin Encounter Dolphin Swim Program, you receive the unique opportunity for playful, educational interaction with these wonderful animals in the beautiful turquoise waters of the natural ocean lagoon. Your program to swim with dolphins begins with a fun orientation, briefly covering the natural history of dolphins, animal training techniques, ocean conservation and Watchable Wildlife Guidelines.
Once in your lifejacket, experience the joy of a dolphin kiss and fall in love with their gentleness as you hug a dolphin in your arms. Dance and sing with our stars then marvel at the dolphin’s strength as you are propelled across the lagoon in the finale behavior — the footpush! In this program, trainers focus on allowing everyone to enjoy a high degree of interaction with the dolphins, and at the same time, teach you about these amazing animals in their natural habitat. Our professional photo & video staff will capture your swim with the dolphins, so that you will have a chance to take home incredible souvenirs of your unforgettable experience.
If you’re looking for things to do in the Bahamas with kids and you want to experience the best place to swim with dolphins, look no further than Dolphin Encounters.
Sea Lion Encounter
For the first time in The Bahamas, Dolphin Encounters is pleased to offer a thrilling Encounter with California Sea Lions on magnificent Blue Lagoon Island. Based on our highly successful and award-winning dolphin interaction programs, our new educational and entertaining Sea Lion Encounter is your chance to experience sea lions live and close-up like never before in our pristine all-natural marine habitat. One of the few programs of this kind in the world, it will be a unique adventure you will never forget!
After a 20-minute scenic boat ride through historic Nassau harbour on our high-speed, double-decker catamarans to private Blue Lagoon Bahamas Island and a short orientation upon arrival, you will kiss, hug, feed and play with these affectionate and humorous marine mammals and see the sea lions habitat too. Your sea lion interaction will take place from specially designed, waist-deep water platforms immersed in our calm, private island lagoon with ten or less guests in your program.
Our professional on-site photo and video staff and lab will capture your sea lion interaction and have your memorable souvenirs ready before you leave for your convenience.
Blue Lagoon Bahamas Island is yours to enjoy for the day!
Swim in the calm lagoon, relax on the beach, enjoy water sports, grilled lunch, refreshing tropical drinks or just do nothing but watch the coconut palms sway as you lounge in a double hammock.
Come over on an earlier boat departure or stay after your program and enjoy beautiful Blue Lagoon Beach one of the most well-known, of Nassau’s natural attractions. At your leisure, we have Volleyball, Beach Soccer, Ping Pong Tables, Board Games, and the most beautiful lagoon you have ever seen! In addition, Kayaks and Water Bikes can be rented, or enjoy snorkeling for an extra fee. Plan your day ahead. Our reservation staff is here to make the most of your day!
Whether you want to lie in a hammock, swim in the lagoon, enjoy land and water sports, have lunch or purchase a refreshing cocktail at our Tropical Lagoon Bar, there are plenty of activities for the whole family to enjoy. Make a day of it!
FREE BEACH ACCESS To All Guests Participating In Animal Programs
Rays the roof with a new animal experience at Blue Lagoon Island, home of Dolphin Encounters in the Bahamas! Our certified animal trainers will first teach you about the natural history of the gentle Southern stingray in a fun, dockside briefing.
During your program, you will be able to safely interact with our rays on a shallow platform. Feel their silky smooth fins as they glide under your fingertips, even getting a chance to feed one if you are daring.
These graceful animals are fascinating to watch from above the water but even more exciting to see while snorkeling with them! You are certain to soak up this experience with stingrays and “rays your awareness” for the protection of these beautiful creatures of the sea.
A photographer will be present to capture photos of your experience which can be purchased at our professional photo lab on Blue Lagoon Island after your program.
Segway Blue Lagoon
Have you ever wanted to glide effortlessly through an island paradise on a Segway? You can! At Segway Blue Lagoon near Nassau and Paradise Island in The Bahamas, your adventure will be a Segway “Safari” across beautiful Blue Lagoon Island, visiting unique sites, sandy beaches and seeing some of the animals that make this Bahamian cay an outstanding place for a fun Segway experience.
In the Dolphin Encounter Program, each guest can expect a unique experience that brings you closer to an Atlantic Bottlenose dolphin than you ever dreamed possible! Not only will you see the bottlenose dolphin habitat, but you will learn important information about dolphins and the ocean too.
Your program begins with a fun, interactive, orientation briefly covering the natural history of dolphins, animal training techniques, ocean conservation and Watchable Wildlife Guidelines.
On the Dolphin Encounter float, you will stand on a waist-deep submerged platform and experience a heart-warming kiss, a hug, a dance and opportunities to rub down the dolphin. Your dolphin trainer will combine elements of hands-on contact, education, fun, laughter, and adventure to make this an unforgettable experience. While you enjoy your Dolphin Encounter and learn about the dolphin habitat, you will also be in the midst of one of the finest natural attractions in the Bahamas.