Discovery Cove

A once-in-a-lifetime experience, Discovery Cove allows you to swim with bottlenose dolphins and other exotic marine animals such as sharks, barracuda and stingrays.

Spend a day in a tropical paradise! A once-in-a-lifetime experience, Discovery Cove allows you to swim with bottlenose dolphins and other exotic marine animals such as sharks, barracuda and stingrays. Snorkel through a colorful reef with exotic fish, feed hundreds of tropical birds, float down a river through waterfalls and lush landscaping, relax on white-sand beaches and swim in refreshing pools. Discovery Cove brings together the most exhilarating experiences, the most amazing animals and the most beautiful tropical environments from around the world to create a lush oasis in Orlando!

The premises include Dolphin Lagoon, Wind-Away River, Explorer’s Aviary (home to more than 250 exotic birds), Serenity Bay Beaches and Pools, Freshwater Oasis (face-to-face encounters with otters and marmosets), Grand Reef and Conservation Cabana.

Attendance at Discovery Cove is limited to 1,000 guests a day, so it is never crowded. As part of the admission price, every guest has access to beach umbrellas, lounges, towels, lockers and snorkel gear. Admission also includes a continental breakfast at Laguna Grill, as well as lunch, snacks and beverages, including bottled water, juices, sodas, wine and beer. Private cabanas overlooking Dolphin Lagoon can be rented for an extra fee. Don’t miss the opportunity to take home souvenirs from Beach Kiosk or Tropical Gifts. Discovery Cove guests must be at least 6 years old to participate in the dolphin-swim experience. Reservations are required for Discovery Cove.

A Trainer for a Day package is also available. During select summer evenings, Discovery Cove offers Twilight Discovery with shallow-water dolphin interactions, snorkeling, swimming dining, live music and more. Discovery Cove is a sister theme park of SeaWorld Orlando and SeaWorld Aquatica.

Open daily from 9 AM to 5:30 PM, (guest check-in begins at 8:30 AM), Discovery Cove is lcoated on Central Florida Parkway at the intersection of FL 528 (BeachLine Expressway) and Interstate 4. For more information about Discovery Cove, visit


Find More  


Find More  

Top 5 SeaWorld Orlando Tips To Have The Best Time

If you’re planning a trip to SeaWorld Orlando, make sure to check out our top 5 tips for the best time! From avoiding long lines to getting discounts on tickets, we’ll help you make the most of your visit. So what are you waiting for? Let’s get started! SeaWorld Orlando Tip #1 There are many animal exhibits and aquariums that …

Continue reading  

Top 3 SeaWorld Orlando Rollercoasters You Can Ride in 2022

Looking to add some excitement to your SeaWorld Orlando Rollercoasters list? In other words, check out the park’s three best rollercoasters, which will be operational in 2022! Above all, these heart-pounding attractions are sure to get your adrenaline pumping. So, what are you waiting for? Start planning your trip below!  Check out these SeaWorld tickets 2 for $49! Ice Breaker …

Continue reading  

SeaWorld’s Icebreaker | SeaWorld’s New Attraction

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment’s newest attraction, SeaWorld’s Icebreaker, is almost here. This ride will open in Spring 2022, and it’s the most exhilarating experience yet! Above all else on this rollercoaster, you can explore an immersive environment of free falls, twists, and turns. Here is what you can expect: The attraction will have four launches, both backward and forward, culminating …

Continue reading  

SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration | Overview & Tips

From visits with Santa Claus to meet-and-greets with Rudolph and all his friends from the North Pole, there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate Christmas in a new way. So what are you waiting for? Check out our blog post below before you head out to SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration! For years SeaWorld Orlando has been the epicenter for Holiday cheer …

Continue reading  

Free Beer At SeaWorld Orlando Again This Summer

SeaWorld Orlando will be giving away free beer to park guests again this summer.  From May 25 to Sept. 2, attendees who are 21 years old and up can pick up a free domestic beer per day at Mama’s Pretzel Kitchen Patio Bar from 10:30 a.m. to one hour before the park closes.  SeaWorld Orlando pass members get early access to the …

Continue reading  
Walt Disney World Woody
Walt Disney World Woody


Sign up with your email and download the

Orlando’s Top Free Activities Guide!