Blue Lagoon Sea Lion Encounter
Blue Lagoon Sea Lion Encounter
Blue Lagoon Sea Lion Encounter
Blue Lagoon Sea Lion Encounter
Blue Lagoon Sea Lion Encounter
Blue Lagoon Sea Lion Encounter
Blue Lagoon Sea Lion Encounter
Limited Spaces Available! For reservations call 800-688-5871. Spaces are extremely limited this time of year so book early to ensure the date you want.
Blue Lagoon Sea Lion Encounter


  • Closest Interaction With California Sea Lions!
  • Learn All About the Majestic Sea Mammals
  • Sea Lions Perform Interactive Behaviors With You
  • Educational Presentation on the Biology of Sea Lions
  • Education Presentation to Show How You Can Help With Efforts to Protect These Creatures and Other Endangered Marine Animals

Tour Summary

Experience something incredibly special on your vacation to the Bahamas and mingle with friendly and playful California sea lions. This exciting and informative excursion to Blue Lagoon Island transports you and your family to a wonderful sea lion habitat. Let the trainers show you why sea lions are so special as you hug and pet them in the water.

Good-natured sea lions delight people with their acrobatic tricks and sociable behavior. Now you can meet sea lions face-to-face on this interactive encounter off the coast of New Providence Island. Cruise out to Blue Lagoon Island in a double-decker catamaran to visit the home of these kind creatures. You will discover amazing facts about sea lions and learn all about their natural habitats, feeding habits, behavior, and training regiments. Find out what you can do to help with sea lion conservation efforts. At Blue Lagoon Island, you will get to see the sea lions in their natural setting and truly begin to appreciate the complexities of their world.

After an informative lecture, the trainers will invite you onto a waist-deep platform where you get to pet and hug (and even kiss!) the sea lions. The trainer will show you special hand gestures to communicate with the animals and to get them to do fun tricks. You can feel their unique coats and hear the peculiar noises they make. Fall in love with these gentle giants while you play with them in the water.

Make your vacation to Nassau extraordinary with an exciting and unique sea lion encounter. This special excursion immerses you in the fascinating world of sea lions amid the spectacular setting of the Bahamas and is sure to please all. Blue Lagoon island sea lion encounter is great for the whole family.

How much do you spend with each sea lion?
Each person is guaranteed between 5 - 8 minutes with the Sea Lions.

How large are the ferries?
The ferries are large double deck catamarans that can carry well over 100 passengers.

What is the weather cancellation policy?
If the activity must be cancelled due to bad weather, and you cannot reschedule, you will be issued a full refund.

Where is the departure point for this tour?
Check-in instructions will be included in your activity confirmation email.

What am I required to bring?
Please bring your email confirmation, towels and sunscreen.

It is your responsibility to make sure you are aware of and understand all restrictions pertaining to this tour before booking online or over the phone. It is your responsibility to ensure that you are medically qualified and within any limits listed below in order to participate in this activity. No refunds will be given to those who reserve a spot and can not participate due to the restrictions listed below. For more information please read our cancellation policy and terms and conditions page or call our staff with any questions regarding your ability to participate.

  • BLACKOUT DATE 2/14/19 Blue Lagoon is closed on this date.
  • Guests 8 years and older OR 48 inches tall may participate in the Sea Lion Encounter
  • Guests ages 8 to 12 must be accompanied by a responsible, paying adult with a ticket for the Sea Lion Encounter
  • Guests must have the ability to go up and down ladders to access platform
  • Pregnant women are not allowed in swim program
  • We are not able to accommodate handicapped persons in the Sea Lion Encounter
  • No refunds will be issued for guests that do not meet the program requirements for age, physical fitness, maternity reasons or who violate company policies
  • Cameras are NOT permitted while doing any dolphin or sea lion program. Only observers are permitted to have a camera

Bahamas Tour Center is always interested in your tour experience with us. We hope you enjoyed your tour and love to hear comments.

Bob Smith

I have been to the Bahamas many times, but Blue Lagoon Sea Lion Encounter is one of my favorite trips! It includes everything that everyone should do here. As a Bahamas veteran, I can say only the best about this experience!

Jim Peters

Thanks to the professional guides! I was a bit worried about kayaking because I had never done it before, but the instructions were great and I had such a good time!

Richard Dixon

The best way to discover nature! ( ͡° ͜ʖ ͡°)