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The Roatan Institute for Marine Science (RIMS) is ideally located for marine study on the northwest coast of Roatan where over 30 miles of fringing and barrier reefs, seagrass beds, mangroves and shoreline are home to an astonishing profusion of...more
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This is a great opportunity to spend a day with the dolphins. Very different from the typical resort dolphin experience. They still do some of the circus tricks, but I guess they have to pay the bills. For the price, it can't be beat. You...More
We had such a great experience at dolphin encounter. The staff was very professional and friendly!! We learned lots of good information about a dolphins life. Price was fair. Pictures are separate price make sure to wear sunglasses and a nice color bathing suit!
Do not miss this opportunity! Hands down, the best dolphin experience I've come across. Friends of ours enjoyed the dolphin encounter (their pictures are spectacular) but we feel we lucked out with the Dolphin Action Swim. I couldn't believe how much hands-on time we had...More
Swimming with dolphins can be controversial, and isn't always a feel-good experience. Often you will see dolphins kept in swimming pools, in resorts from Florida, through Mexico and Central America. It's pretty sad. In contrast, the dolphins at this marine institute are in a two-acre...More
We booked the Dolphin Swim/Snorkel activity for a family of 4 (2 teenagers). The entire experience far exceeded our expectations for a true 'bucket list' adventure. The Dolphin Encounter was very cool and gave you close up and personal time to meet the dolphins and...More
We booked this as an excursion through the cruise line. Oh what an amazing day we had. Our group had 7 people which was nice. We arrived and was told to wait in the gift shop and look around til the boat came.
My husband and I and our two teenage sons did the Dolphin Swim and Snorkel. It was one of the most amazing and fun experiences I have ever had. We travel a lot, and have done many adventurous things including diving with the sharks on...More
Had high expectations as I've been dreaming of swimming with dolphins my whole life. This absolutely exceeded them in every way!! The encounter portion was fun and informative, letting me get to understand the animals better and see them interact with their trainers, plus learn...More
Beautiful spot. If I ever return to Honduras I would stay here or as close to here as possible. Customer service at check was excellent. My 2 you'd children and I were brought into the Dolphin section. Which is huge and looks to be a...More