Marmaris Dolphin Park - Dolphin Therapy Centre in Marmaris

Tourist information and guide to swimming with the dolphins, Marmaris Dolphin Park in Marmaris, Turkey...


Marmaris Dolphin Park - Marmaris Dolphinarium is a dolphin therapy and activity centre for disabled children located on the seafront of Grand Mares Resort and Grand Yazici Club Turban at the end of Marmaris towards Icmeler (3 km from Icmeler, 5 km from Marmaris Centre). It is the first open water Dolphinarium in Europe. Dolphin therapy had healing effects on so many children which was before held for impossible.

Dolphins triggers joy, happiness, laughter and peace. Under the management of dolphin trainers and medicinal / therapeutic trained personnel, the dolphins are used exclusively for the therapeutic treatment of disabled people. The park has bottlenose dolphins and the facility allows a limited number of holidaymakers to see or swim with the dolphins every day. In Marmaris Dolphin Park; you may watch the dolphins, meet a dolphin on a platform, swim with the dolphins; feed and swim with stingrays and visit dolphins.


Swimming with the Dolphins in Marmaris
Marmaris Dolphin Park offers swimming with the dolphins program for the visitors. The floating sea dolphinarium is open all the year round and the session times are daily at 09:30, 11:30, 13:30, 15:30 and 17:00. Each session last about 40 minutes.

No advance reservation is required for swimming with the dolphins program. Holidaymakers may book on-site up to 3 days in advance due to high demand in high season. Reservations by phone is not accepted.

  Swimming with the dolphins programs include;
  • Watch the dolphins (visitors)
  • Meet with a dolphin (interaction on the platform)
  • Swim with a dolphin (interaction in the water)
  • Dolphin Trainer for a Day (full day learn program incl. 10min swim)
Marmaris Dolphin Park Touristic Sessions
Touristic sessions last about 40 minutes. Holidaymakers may visit the dolphin park and see the dolphins, get a chance to learn about their behaviour while watching interactive swim and meet programs, take some memorable photos.

Marmaris Dolphin Park Admission Fees
Children under 6 years free, children 6-10 discounted 30% (must be accompanied by an adult).
Adult 15 € ; Children 6-10 years 10 € each (must be accompanied by an adult)
Children under 6 years free of charge

How to attend to Swimming with the Dolphins Program at the Marmaris Dolphin Park?
There is desk located right in front of the Marmaris Dolphin Park at the sea promenade to make reservations in advance and payments. You may also pay with credit card. You may take your own photos free of charge. There is also a professional photo service for the visitors that take your photos, about 120 pictures on a CD, and which you can buy for about 43 €. Printed photos costs about 6,50 € each. Credit and debit cards are accepted.

Marmaris Dolphin Park Visitor Information
Address: Ataturk Street No:64, Mares Hotel Sea Side, Icmeler/Marmaris, Turkey
Tel: +90 252 455 40 64, Mobile: +90 533 664 19 51, +90 532 246 95 09
Web: dolphin-therapy.org






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