Highlights / General details
Discovery Cove® is an all-inclusive adventure in which guests enjoy a one-of-a-kind opportunity to swim with dolphins, rays and tropical fish and hand-feed exotic birds.
At Discovery Cove®, guests experience the most exciting animal encounters the world has to offer in a breathtaking tropical atmosphere. Discovery Cove® is a paradise of rocky lagoons surrounded by lush landscaping, tropical reefs, winding rivers, a resort-style pool complete with waterfalls, and pristine white-sand beaches.
Swim with dolphins and feel the mysterious, inspiring connection that draws you in and holds you captivated. Don a mask and snorkel in The Grand Reef®, a breathtaking underwater world teeming with thousands of exotic tropical fish and graceful rays. Take time to enjoy the songs and vibrant colors of birds from all over the world in the Explorer's Aviary.
To complete your vacation experience, unlimited admission to SeaWorld Orlando, Aquatica Orlando, and Busch Gardens Tampa, for up to 14 consecutive days is also included with your Discovery Cove® Ultimate package.
Day Resort packages are available with and without the signature Dolphin Swim Experience.
Dolphin Swim Experience - Experience an unforgettable personal connection with one of the most amazing animals of the sea "the bottlenose dolphin".
The Grand Reef® - The perfect balance between adventure and relaxation, a fully immersive tropical escape
Serenity Bay - Enjoy an incredible freshwater swimming experience that will change your definition of the word ''pool'' forever.
Explorer's Aviary - Watch in wonder as airborne colors dance before your eyes alighting to reveal themselves as newfound feathered friends.
Wind-away River - Float through exotic landscapes deep into the peaceful heart of a tropical hideaway, where stress is unheard of and the day-to-day world outside Discovery Cove® fades away.
The all-inclusive “Ultimate Dolphin Swim Package” includes the following:
Dolphin swim session.
Unlimited freshly prepares hot breakfast and lunch buffet.
Unlimited snacks and beverages (soda, water, coffee, tea, and alcoholic choices for guests 21 years or older) throughout the day.
Use of snorkel equipment, wet suits, towels and lockers.
Pass to SeaWorld Orlando, Busch Gardens Tampa and Aquatica Orlando valid for fourteen (14) consecutive days before or after the visit date to Discovery Cove.
Free parking to all parks.
The “Ultimate Day Resort Package” includes everything in the Ultimate Dolphin Swim Package, except the dolphin swim session.
Hours of operation
Discovery Cove® is open daily from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Guest check-in begins at 7:30 a.m. Park opens earlier during peak seasons.
Located at 6000 Discovery Cove Way, Orlando, FL 32821.
Guests of all ages are welcomed at Discovery Cove®. Children ages 6-12 must be accompanied by a paying adult who also is participating in the dolphin swim experience. This policy was established to ensure the cognitive and physical stature of the child.
These factors are taken into consideration to ensure children are able to interact in a group social setting, accept instructions, and understand the trainer. Also, the physical size of the child is taken into account since he/she will be in water that is approximately 3 feet deep with large, powerful animals.
Please note: Specific date booked may not be confirmed. Guests will be asked for 2 alternative dates at the time of booking and will be informed of the confirmed date after reservation is made.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**