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Atlantis Dolphin Cay Shallow Water Interaction + Beach | Low Season

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Get up close to dolphins like never before!

Family Friendly
Resort for a Day Experience:

Dolphin Cay Shallow Water Low Season required for travel: 

Apr 29-May 22, May 28-Jun 14, Aug 16-Nov 20, Dec 2-18, 2019

The Shallow Water Interaction at Dolphin Cay is an inspirational opportunity for guests to engage with the Atlantis resident bottlenose dolphins for 30-minutes in the 14-acre habitat. This experience will immerse guests in the rescue story of the Katrina Dolphins and how they came to find a safe haven at Dolphin Cay in 2006 after their home in Gulfport, MS was destroyed by Hurricane Katrina. Also included with this tour is access to Atlantis 5 miles of pristine beach.

Note: The entire Dolphin program lasts between 60-90 minutes. Experience includes: complimentary wetsuit use, a personal locker, and towels. Children ages three and under participate complimentary with parent/guardian participation in the dolphin program. Children ages 10 and under must be accompanied by a participating parent or guardian in the shallow water program. This does not include access to aquariums, pools or waterpark.

Getting There:
  • Activity takes place at Atlantis, Dolphin Cay. If traveling from the cruise ship directly to the Dolphin Interaction, the closest entrance to the Dolphin Cay would be the Cove Atlantis.
  • Please be advised that the check in time for this activity is 15 minutes prior to the scheduled meeting time.
  • The taxi ride is about a 12 -15 minute from the cruise ship entrance depending on traffic.
  • The taxi fare (not included) is approximately $12 if one or two guests, $4 per person if more than two guests.
  • Allow yourself at least one hour to get yourself from the cruise ship pier to Atlantis Cove during peak travel times.
What's Not Included:
  • Taxi fare
  • Lunch is not included but available for purchase
  • Access to Aquaventure waterpark, pools, swimming beach or aquarium are not included.
What To Know Before You Go:

Reservations are made online. Due to the limited availability of this tour, your reservation will be scheduled and confirmed within 48 hours of purchase. Once confirmed, you will receive an email confirmation that includes your Dolphin Interaction pass. In the instance where the date you selected is full, you will receive notification and a full refund with 48 hours.

  • Children 10 and under must be accompanied by a parent or guardian participating with them in the shallow water.
  • You are welcome to spend the rest of your day enjoying access to the Atlantis Resort Beaches. Lounge chair and towels are included.
  • To ensure the safety of our animals, personal cameras (including those in cellphones) cannot be used during your program.
  • Souvenir photos of your experience are available for purchase.
  • In order to participate on this tour, you must present your cruise ship card along with your Resort for a Day voucher.
Video Highlights: 

What's Included
  • Introduction and instructions
  • 30-minute dolphin interaction
  • All-day access to Dolphin Cay's private beach
  • Non-alcoholic refreshments
  • Beach towels & wet suites
  • Personal lockers
Group Discounts

Groups of 10 or more please contact us for eligibility. 

Submit group discount request. 

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