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Dolphin Reef

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Address: Southern Beach | POB 104 Eilat, Eilat 88100, Israel
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Located on the shores of the Red Sea, this reef area gives visitors a...

Located on the shores of the Red Sea, this reef area gives visitors a chance to observe and swim with a group of bottlenose dolphins in their natural habitat.

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Meet the dolphins

Nice site with a few activities. You can swim and dive with dolphins. The dolphins are free to leave the reef but they are usually there. You can walk on the floating pier, enjoy... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Hararit, Israel
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Hararit, Israel
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29 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice site with a few activities. You can swim and dive with dolphins. The dolphins are free to leave the reef but they are usually there. You can walk on the floating pier, enjoy the small nice beach or have a good time in the spa.

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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Costs 67 shekels to enter, it is a beach with dolphins, you can snorkel or scuba dive. It is introductory scuba diving, about 30 minutes, costs 310-350 ILS. Very cool.....

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took 2 teenage kids snorkelling. Sat on the beach and watched. Very clean and quiet beach. Well worth the entrance fee. Nice coffee shop and food. Sat for hours. Kids loved the snorkelling, professionally organised and really got close to the dolphins. Brought our own lunch and had a lovely day. Expensive overall but if you spend a few hours... More 

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Thank soloman68
Tel Aviv, Israel
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My kids swam with dolphins including a quick scuba diving lesson, full diving equipment (up to 6 meters) and a guide per kid. Tons of fun for them. I settled for the video they sell at the end. Dolphin show is terrific - it is showing what dolphins do naturally, not exploiting them.

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Thank Pahit
Pratovecchio, Italy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We missed their feeding time, so unfortunately only got a few glimpses, the deck only has low cushions to sit on, and being over 65 was not suitable for use so we had to stand

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Thank rosietat
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39 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told that this was a great place to see dolphins in the wild, but nothing could be further from the truth. We were so disappointed to see that the dolphins are actually not native to the region but one of the staff told us they have been captured elsewhere (Japan?) and brought here. We found the dive was... More 

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

went there with the family. the two older boys (12 & 11) went diving with the dolphins. and they had the time of their life! the beach is also nice, and in the afternoon not crowded.

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Thank ofir z
Warsaw, Poland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Dolphin Reef complex is a great place for a whole day. Everyone will find something interesting to do. The most important thing you need to know about the Dolphin Reef is you should get there early (it open's at 9.00). Dolphins are more active, more eager to swim close to the tourists and being pet by trainers in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for kids and adults. The dolphin experience might be a bit pricey, but the spa is amazing

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Hod Hasharon, Israel
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

most see this dolphin reef. it is really amazing experience to see dolphin near you . you can dive with them or can see then in playing in the reef . very nice and most have when you in eilat

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