The Ultimate Experience

Trainer For A Day


Indulge your love for animals and experience even more exclusivity as a Trainer-for-a-Day.

If spending your day around a pod of playful dolphins sounds like a dream job, well, it is. It's an all-inclusive Discovery Cove day with some exciting extras:

  • A second enhance deep-water interaction with dolphins including a private photo session with 2 dolphins. Professional photographers present for all dolphin interactions. Photo packages available for additional purchase.
  • Behind-the-scenes tour of all Discovery Cove support areas
  • Shadowing a trainer for the day
  • Feeding tropical fish in the The Grand Reef®
  • Special meet-and-greets with tropical birds and small mammals
  • Plus unlimited admission to SeaWorld Orlando® and Aquatica, SeaWorld's Waterpark™ for 14-consecutive days surrounding your Discovery Cove reservation. (Busch Gardens® can be added for an additional charge.)
  • Trainer for a Day program is limited to groups of no more than 9 Guests. Smaller Groups may be combined to create a group of no more than 9
  • Each Trainer for the Day group is provided a digital underwater camera for the duration of the program. The SD card is provided complimentary at the conclusion of the experience.

A breakfast, lunch, and all of your snacks and beverages are included in your package, along with self-parking on arrival and any rental gear you need in the course of the day. All Guests must have shoes, water shoes or flip flops for behind the scenes tours.

If you are experiencing our Trainer for a Day program, please plan to meet with your dolphin trainer at 8 a.m. in the Guest Reception Lobby (check-in should occur before this time). Trainer for a Day participants must be in good physical condition and at least 6 years old.  For children between the ages of three and five please refer to the day resort package for appropriate rates. All participants or their legal guardians are required to sign a liability release form before beginning the program. All participants under the age of 13 must be accompanied by a paid "Trainer for a Day" adult. You may call 407-513-4600 for more information about this program. Prices are subject to change.


Indulge your love for animals like never before.


Celebrate in style and enhance your day at Discovery Cove. Make it memorable.

Add Busch Gardens

Make the most of your Discovery Cove package and add Busch Gardens® Tampa in addition to unlimited visits to SeaWorld® and Aquatica, SeaWorld's Waterpark.