Imagine the experience of swimming with dolphins in Cienfuegos, Cuba. Yes, it is possible. It is one of the services offered by the Cienfuegos Dolphinarium. This will be a unique opportunity to enjoy with the whole family. Not to worry, it is safe because those dolphins have been well trained. In addition, you and yours will be under the supervision of the coaches of those friendly animals. They are very charismatic; they have great intelligence and enjoy interacting with humans.

In the country, there are about seven facilities for the care and exhibition of marine animals. The best known are the National Aquarium in Havana, the Varadero Dolphinarium and Cienfuegos Dolphinarium. Like the rest, the center offers its visitors top-quality shows. It has a grandstand to enjoy the show, a nice cafeteria bar and areas decorated with trees and a bridge.

Four instructors train dolphins daily and direct them at public shows at the Cienfuegos Dolphinarium. This is a nice option especially for the little ones. They love to see the dolphins performing acrobatics and almost incredible maneuvers. Enjoy the show with your family. In the end, you can stay to swim with them. You can take photos and videos and then show it to friends.

The Cienfuegos Dolphinarium has been operating since 2001. It is located 17 kilometers from the center of Cienfuegos and less than 5 kilometers from Rancho Luna Beach. To reach it, you have to go through the Pasacaballos Road.

Thousands of people visit this recreational center every year. You will not regret to include it in your visit plan if you ever stay in Cienfuegos.

For visit: Road to Rancho Luna, KM 13 1/2, Playa Rancho Luna, Cienfuegos (“22.03865, -80.42996”). Daily from 9 AM to 5 PM.

by: Leunam Rodríguez