Swim With Wild Dolphins

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    Swim along side the Dolphins
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    Swim with Dolphins

Wild Encounters

A once in a lifetime encounter swimming in stunning sheltered bays and around islands with bottlenose dolphins in their natural environment.

Experience the exhilarating, unforgettable experience of swimming with wild bottlenose dolphins. This tour offers you a unique opportunity to interact with these fascinating creatures in their natural environment.

The dolphins approval of this tour is reflected in a 99% success rate. You don’t have to be an expert swimmer to join in and no previous snorkelling experience is necessary. Your guides will join you in the water to ensure you get the most out of this a truly unique eco-tourism adventure. 

The dolphins do not peform tricks and are not hand fed , this experience is based around wild dolphins and all care is made not to interrupt their normal behaviour. 

What to bring: Towel, swimsuit, hat, sunscreen, snacks and camera.


  • 3 to 6 hour cruise on a luxury, custom built boat (toilets and showers onboard)
  • Full length wetsuits, mask and snorkel
  • Snorkeling lesson (if required)
  • Expert guides riding underwater scooters to get you up close and personal with the dolphins
  • Light lunch and refreshments
  • Complimentary photos of your cruise uploaded to Flikr for you to share
Cruises operate daily September to early June subject to weather and minimum bookings. Return transfers pick-up/ drop off from the Wellington Tour Coach Rank (10min walk from Perth City YHA).


From 11/08/2017 until 31/05/2018
Options Nights Price (AUD) Select
Swim With The Dolphins 0 $225
Swim With The Dolphins- Spectator 0 $115

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Things You Should Know


Tour operator terms and conditons

Please be aware that our tours are visiting wild dolphins in their natural environment and passengers should never assume that our company has any control over the dolphins appearance or behaviour. Our crew will make every effort to ensure the best possible dolphin encounters on the day and based on previous experience we work on a better than 99% success rate, however, there are no guarantees or refunds in the event of not swimming with or sighting dolphins. In the unlikely event that we are unable to swim with or sight dolphins during a tour, passengers may rebook for another date (please note this offer is valid for 30 days and subject to availability).

All passengers participating in the Swim with Wild Dolphins tour will be required to sign a waiver of liability before our crew will allow them to enter the water. 

YHA Travel terms and conditions


- More than 14 days prior to commencement: YHA Travel charges a 20% cancellation fee in addition to any charges imposed by the Tour Operator 

- More than 48 hours and less than 14 days prior to commencement: YHA Travel charges a 50% cancellation fee in addition to any charges imposed by the Tour Operator 

- Less than 48 hours prior to commencement: No refund 


- Bookings can only be amended more than 14 days prior to commencement. If you wish to change your booking within 14 days of commencement, you will need to cancel your existing booking and make a new booking.

General Travel Deal Terms and Conditions  

  • Your credit card will be debited upon completion of the online booking process. Your booking is guaranteed once you receive a confirmation email from a YHA Travel & Tours consultant.
  • In the unlikely event we cannot confirm your booking, we will refund the total amount to the credit card with which payment has been made within 7 days. YHA Travel & Tours and its suppliers are not liable in the event a tour or package is not available, and any refunds are restricted to the purchase price of the tour or package booked.
  • All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars.
  • YHA Membership 

-If you are not already a member of YHA Australia, membership will be included as part as your first night’s stay if your tour includes accommodation.

- If you are an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia. Your membership will renew automatically, unless you have not stayed in a YHA hostel in the past 24 months and have unsubscribed from all electronic communications.
- If you are not an Australian resident, your membership is valid for 2 years from the month that you stay at your first YHA hostel in Australia.

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Cancellations and Amendments

If you need to cancel or amend your booking after we have confirmed, please notify us immediately by email or fax. On the booking confirmation print-out, you can find the email contact details. If you cancel or amend your booking after we have confirmed or fail to arrive on the nominated day, we will charge you the fees outlined in the specific product conditions.

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