A once in a lifetime experience of getting close and touching Dolphins. The Atlantic Bottle nose Dolphins are penned up here and can choose to leave if they like. Its all the clapping and compliments that keep them coming back for more. Or its the fish ! This tour is split into 2 parts and you can do the following
Dolphin Encounter or Dolphin Encounter and Snorkel
This is no dolphin show no its much more hands on and we mean it ! Here you are in the water with them for both types of tour. The trainer gets you an introduction and some rules of the road which are minimal and ensure your safety and the welfare of the Dolphin.
Dolphin Questions and Answers
It raises a great question how do Dolphins sleep ? Dolphins have the ability to switch one half of their brains off in a kind of sleep mode while the other half maintains enough conciousness to rest at the surface. Then it swaps.
How long can a Dolphin hold its breath for ? Dolphins can hold their breath for around 10 minutes. The musculature must take an awful lot of Oxygen for them to function otherwise they may be able like turtles to stay underwater for hours.