Mauritius Dolphin Swim & Watch

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Activity Overview

After a nice breakfast at your hotel, your driver and guide will pick you up; around 7am. From there you will be accompanied to Tamarin Beach or La Preneuse area, Black River (south west coast) where you will embark on a speedboat for the dolphins watching, swimming and much more! If you have your own vehicle, then we will share the details of the meeting point at La Preneuse / Tamarin with you.

You will spend your morning swimming and / or watching the dolphins in their wild environment on this fantastic adventure. You will also be able to snorkel through the west coastal coral reefs and admire the magnificent sea world of Mauritius. A visit of the famous Crystal Rock formation in the middle of the lagoon is also offered. Finally you get to land on Ile aux Benitiers, a remote private island, where BBQ lunch is served.

We are the preferred local service provider for dolphin swim and watching. Our services comes with the following perks:

  • Guaranteed low-cost rates
  • Safe and insured boards with experienced skippers
  • Guaranteed dolphin swim/watch throughout the year
  • Optional hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Snorkelling equipments provided
  • Option to make this cruise totally private
  • Available as half or full day cruise

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Program (7 hours)

Here is an overview of the cruise. Note that the transfer from/to your accomodation is optional

  • 1

    Pickup (optional)

    For an additional small fee, we will pick you up from your accommodation anywhere in Mauritius in a private (non-shared) chauffered vehicle

  • 2

    Embark on speedboat

    Get on our secure boats and start the quest for wild dolphins as they come closer to the shore for feeding.

  • 3

    Swim/Watch with Dolphins

    Swim with the dolphins - snorkeling equipments and swimming jackets will be provided for free. You are also welcomed to just sit back on the boat and watch the dolphins.

  • 4

    Enjoy snorkelling

    Immerse yourself in selected spots where coral reef fish can be found aplenty.

  • 5

    Stop at the Crystal Rock

    The cystal rock is a famous rock formation in the middle of nowhere in the ocean. Stop there for a quick swim or photo.

  • 6

    Relax and have lunch at Ile aux Benitier

    Your boat will then head to Ile aux Benitier where a BBQ lunch will be served on the beach. Spend some time exploring the island or just sit back and sunbath.

  • 7


    At the end of the cruise, your chauffered vehicle will drive you back to your hotel as you take back some great memories of the day.

To make sure that you make the most of your cruise, here's a list of recommended items to bring on that day:

  • Camera (smartphone will do)
  • Hat
  • Sunscreen
  • Swimsuits & Towel


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Chloe – February 04, 2020:

Beyond exceptional. Truly one of my top life experience. Unforgettable. So very thankful to you and your team. Excellence service every step of the way

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Elliotts Family – January 23, 2020:

These guys were incredible… Pascal knows his boating and Jack Sparo, knew where, when and exactly how to help us swim with the dolphins. We truly had the most incredible experience!!! The food was delicious. They know their braaiing, for sure!!

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N. Meyjes – January 12, 2020:

Fantastic experience! Booked at the last minute and was very accommodating. Excellent service. Swimming meters away from dolphins is amazing. This was the best part of our trip in Mauritius.