Upgrade your day

Whether you and your family are looking for animal adventures or the ultimate relaxation day, Discovery Cove has activities and upgrades to take your day in paradise to the next level.

Animal Encounters

  • SeaVenture

    Take an underwater tour with SeaVenture at Discovery Cove.

    Embark on an innovative experience is an underwater walking tour where, while wearing a dive helmet, you’ll feel right at home under the sea.

    • Check 20-minute underwater walking tour
    • Check Experience one-on-one encounters with unique animals, schools of fish and velvety rays

    All participants must be at least 10 years of age.  Children ages 10-13 must be accompanied by a supervising companion 14 or older who is also participating in the SeaVenture experience.

    The program is about 45 minutes long including orientation (SeaVenture underwater walking tour length is approximately 20 minutes) for groups up to nine people per excursion.  SCUBA certification is not required.

    When booking 3 or more upgrades, please plan to check in no later than 7:30am for proper scheduling of your day. If you're booking less than 3 upgrades, please plan to check in any time before 10:00am.

    Discovery Cove donates 5% of the proceeds to Rising Tide Conservation, a non-profit dedicated to the protection of coral reefs through sustainable aquaculture.

    Prices Starting at
    Ages 10+ $49.00
  • NEW Ray Feeding

    Feed incredible rays at Discovery Cove.

    Join Discovery Cove’s expert aquarists early in the morning and help them as they feed our amazing Cownose and Southern Stingrays.

    • Check Feed stingrays and thousands of beautiful tropical fish
    • Check Enjoy a private, guided swim of the Grand Reef

    All participants must be at least 6 years old and comfortable in water. Children ages 6-12 must be accompanied by a paying adult who is also participating in the Ray Feeding experience.

    Each morning will also include a Q&A session with our Aquarists.  This experience takes place Thursday through Monday mornings from 7:00-8:45am. This includes check-in and preparation time; the full in-water experience will be approximately 30-45 minutes.

    All reservations must be purchased in advance. Please plan to arrive by 7:00 a.m. for check-in and proper scheduling of your day. When booking 3 or more upgrades, please plan to check in no later than 7:30am for proper scheduling of your day. If you're booking less than 3 upgrades, please plan to check in any time before 10:00am.

     

    Only 20 participants each day
    Prices Starting at
    Ages 6+ $59.00 /ea.
  • NEW Animal Trek

    Animal Trek at Discovery Cove

    Experience a private tour with our ambassadors to see behind the scenes and receive additional opportunities to meet some of our small mammals.

    • Check Private tour of the aviary
    • Check Meet, feed, and touch some of our small mammals

    Full experience is 90 minutes. All participants must be at least 6 years old. Children ages 6-12 must be accompanied by a paying adult who is also participating in the Animal Trek experience.

    Please do not book both Animal Trek and Shark Swim to your Discovery Cove package, these two experiences are scheduled to begin at the same time during the day.

    When booking 3 or more upgrades, please plan to check in no later 7:30am for proper scheduling of your day. If you're booking less than 3 upgrades, please plan to check in any time before 10:00am.

    Only 18 participants each day
    Prices Starting at
    Ages 6+ $79.00 /ea.
  • NEW Shark Swim

    Swim with sharks at Discovery Cove.

    Have the experience of a lifetime by getting up-close and swimming with sharks.

    • Check Participate in a shallow water shark talk and training session with Discovery Cove’s expert aquarists
    • Check Swim freely alongside several species of sharks in the deeper part of their habitat

    All participants must be at least 10 years old and comfortable swimming in water. Children ages 10-13 must be accompanied by a supervising companion 14 or older who is also participating in the Shark Swim experience. Please plan to arrive at the check-in cabana 10 minutes prior to your Shark Swim time.

    This experience can be added onto both All-Inclusive Dolphin Swim and Day Resort packages. Please do not book both Animal Trek and Shark Swim to your Discovery Cove package, these two experiences are scheduled to begin at the same time during the day.

    When booking 3 or more upgrades, please plan to check in no later 7:30am for proper scheduling of your day. If you’re booking less than 3 upgrades, please plan to check in any time before 10:00am.

    Discovery Cove donates 5% of the proceeds from Shark Swim to the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation which conducts scientific research and hosts educational programs aimed at conserving the marine environment.

    Only 12 participants each day
    Prices Starting at
    Ages 10+ $109.00 /ea.

Relaxing Add-ons

  • Upgraded Drink Package

    Enjoy unlimited deluxe drinks at Discovery Cove.

    Get the most out of our food and beverage service with an exclusive Upgraded Drink Package that’s available during your entire day.

    • Check Sangria, Rum Punch, Discovery Cove Sunset (park exclusive), Mojito, Cuba Libre, Margarita and a selection of local craft beers and upgraded wines
    • Check Must be 21 years or older

    All guests must be 21 or older and provide valid ID upon check-in.

    Ages 21+ $30.00 /per guest
  • NEW Day Beds

    Days Beds at Discovery Cove

    Comfortable Day Beds tucked within lush landscaping and alongside pristine beaches provide a special place to relax and unwind when not in the water exploring.

    • Check Fits up to 2 adults comfortably, with a maximum of 4 guests per Day Bed
    • Check For larger parties additional Day Beds can be purchased

    Upon arrival to the park, guests will check-in and be escorted to their personal Day Bed location.

    Only 12 available each day
    Prices Starting at
    Day Bed $79.00 /per bed
  • Private Cabana

    Private Cabana at Discovery Cove

    Reserve your own private space, tucked within the lush landscaping and overlooking waterways, with a Discovery Cove cabana.

    • Check A Cabana Host to re-stock snacks, drinks, towels and to keep the cabana clean during your visit
    • Check Table, chairs and chaise lounges
    • Check Private Locker and fresh towels
    • Check Unlimited snacks and drinks (including water and soft drinks)

    All cabanas include views of our waterways and are complete with table and chairs, chaise lounges, and rolled towels. Cabanas are designed to accommodate between six (6) and eight (8) guests comfortably, but no more than ten (10) guests will be permitted to occupy a single cabana. Parties exceeding ten (10) guests in size are required to purchase a second cabana. Guests ages 2 & under do not count toward the party size. Cabana locations vary and cannot be guaranteed. Limited quantities available.

    Prices Starting at
    Cabana $225.00 /per cabana

Photo Packages

  • Photo Package

    Photo Package at Discovery Cove

    Plan ahead and receive our Discovery Photo package at an exclusive rate.

    • Check All digital images from your dolphin interaction
    • Check Video of your dolphin interaction
    • Check 6x8 prints and frame
    • Check Photo album

    Some restrictions may apply. Discovery Cove admission is not included but is required. Discounts cannot be combined with any other offers or promotions.

    Package $229.00 $219.00 /ea.