Water activity

Île aux Bénitiers: Swim with the Dolphins & BBQ Lunch

Île aux Bénitiers: Swim with the Dolphins & BBQ Lunch

From US$ 98.04 per person

Experience a memorable full-day excursion starting with a dolphin encounter and ending with a BBQ on Benitiers Island.

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Duration 6 hours
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Instructor
English, French
Pickup included
Please wait at the hotel lobby, one of the local representatives will collect you

Experience

Highlights
  • Admire colorful tropical fish during a snorkeling session
  • Enjoy a dolphin encounter in the marine environment
  • Savor a delicious BBQ meal on Île aux Bénitiers
Full description
Begin the excursion with pickup at the hotel at 6:00 AM or 7:00 AM depending on where you are on the island. Then head out on an adventure for your encounter with dolphins in their natural environment. Watch dolphins swimming around the speedboat and join them in the water for a swim. Afterwards, spend some time snorkeling along a coral reef with the beautiful colors of the tropical fish. Continue your excursion with a visit to Benitiers Island, where you will enjoy a BBQ meal. The driver will return at your hotel safely after the excursion.
Includes
  • Transportation
  • Food and drinks
  • Snorkeling
  • BBQ lunch
  • Breakfast
Not suitable for
  • Pregnant women
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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What to bring

  • Sun hat
  • Swimwear
  • Towel
  • Sunscreen
  • Reusable water bottle

Know before you go

  • Swimming with dolphins is not recommended for pregnant women
  • Pregnant women can observe the dolphins from the boat
  • Please indicate any food allergies or special dietary requirements when booking and be sure to bring a swimsuit, sun cream and a towel
Customer reviews

Overall rating

4.4 /5

based on 77 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4.6/5
  • Transportation
    4.7/5
  • Value for money
    4.1/5
  • Safety
    4/5

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very nice day ! 6 a.m. departure from the hotel, 7.30 a.m. we were in the water with the dolphins but it was worth it, they were there, 4/5 dolphins in schools, pure happiness to swim with them, then snorkeling, then stop on the lake ile au clams for a very good lunch, we stayed 3h30 on the island, the time to stroll, swim and bring back memories. beautiful turquoise water.

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October 25, 2022

We were initially forgotten when we were picked up in the morning, but then picked up separately and brought to the meeting point. Seeing the dolphins in the open sea and being so close to them was an amazing experience! We were in groups of 3 or 4 from time to time in the water. However, the behavior of some tourists is abysmal... remember that these are wild animals that should not be touched and certainly do not want to! But nevertheless the tour was beautiful and the food on the island was really delicious. There was chicken, fish, sausage, herb baguette, salad and grilled bananas for dessert. All in all a successful trip!

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October 15, 2022

The whole tour was very nice. You were always let off the boat in exactly the right place and could really swim with the dolphins for a short time. I've never been so close to these animals! We always paid attention to the animals and drove a wide berth around them and when they swam towards us the engine was switched off so that they were not frightened. After that we went to a nice spot for snorkeling with very clear water and a lot of nice fish that were fed by the crew. After snorkeling we drove to the Crystal Rock and finally there was a really delicious BBQ on the Ile aux Benitiers and enough time for swimming, walking and for souvenirs. Drinks are provided all the time.

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October 13, 2022

Product ID: 274962