We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Aquarium Baconao

Features Animals
Save
Share
Review Highlights
Dolphin show

The dolphin show was excellent but the rest of the place go be better. The large aquariums really... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2018
Michele B
Dolphin swimming...

Building itself needs a serious renovation. Few animals, kind of sad place. Swimming with dolphins... read more

Reviewed 21 February 2018
Denes222
,
Szeged, Hungary
via mobile
Read all 26 reviews
22
All photos (22)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good15%
  • Average40%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible11%
19 Apr 2018
“Dolphin show”
20 Feb 2018
“Dolphin swimming...”
About
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
28°
22°
Oct
27°
21°
Nov
27°
20°
Dec
Contact
Parc Baconao, Santiago de Cuba, Cuba
Website
Reviews (26)
Filter reviews
14 results
Traveller rating
4
2
5
2
1
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
4
2
5
2
1
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 14 reviews
Reviewed 21 April 2018

Badly damaged in 2012 hurricane. Museum is gone, hate to see the dolphins penned in. Had seen it in 2007 and was impressed with the rotunda fish aquarium. The ministry of tourism is just not funding the south shore enough or well.

Thank cubacarol
Reviewed 20 April 2018

The dolphin show was excellent but the rest of the place go be better. The large aquariums really need to be cleaned. The small enclosure that the huge turtle was in is far too small

Thank Michele B
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Building itself needs a serious renovation. Few animals, kind of sad place. Swimming with dolphins definitely a great memory for a lifetime, but with these circumstances I had moral questions despite I really enjoyed, but felt sad for the animals. Price is really low only...More

Thank Denes222
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Very nice and reasonable price . Great for the whole family. We love everything to do with animals . You could swim with the dolphins if you chose to do this or just watch the dolphin show.

Thank catlover312017
Reviewed 22 March 2017

The best experience ever! It was very reasonably priced and amazing! The show was good but swimming with the dolphins was the best! Will do it again!

1  Thank Niki J
Reviewed 6 March 2017

dolphin plain in water and other animal it worth visiting good for kids and adults, also they put a good show I liked may so anyone else,.

Thank Johnny R
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Although such shows are no longer viewed favorably by the so called "sophisticated" and politically correct public the fact remains they are impressive and entertaining if only through the mastery shown by the handlers. I was impressed by this show and the quality of the...More

Thank sjdevconex
Reviewed 14 January 2017

If the kids want to swim with the dolphins or see the show it's ok. They combined this Tory with another so we had free time to wonder around while people swam with the dolphins after the show. Visited 2008

Thank Margie944
Reviewed 20 May 2016

Don ´t visit this please if you want to see the show or basins with animals. It is really impossible to compare it with Europe. But I highly reccommend to visit this place if you want to swimm with dolphins. These 30 minuts I will...More

Thank Aja-Pardubice
Reviewed 10 April 2016

I will not recommend this to anyone. It sad, these poor dolphins. Up the street further, the lagoon has dolphins as well, but they get to swim around in the lagoon. They are not as close to you, you are not guaranteed to see them,...More

1  Thank kate g
View more reviews
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Aquarium Baconao staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines