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Swim with Sharks

Enjoy this exclusive experience of a lifetime as you get up-close and swim with over 20 sharks.

Step into the shark habitat for an intimate shark training session with Discovery Cove’s expert Aquarists; and, with more than 20 sharks in the habitat – there is a lot to learn about! Take the next step and don a snorkel and mask to enjoy a deep-water, free swim alongside blacktip reef, nurse, zebra, bonnethead sharks. During the program you will gain a better understanding of the uniqueness of each shark species and the care they receive at Discovery Cove. Plus, five percent (5%) of the proceeds from the Shark Swim Program supports the Guy Harvey Ocean Foundation, which conducts scientific research and hosts educational programs aimed at conserving the marine environment.

Start booking your adventure today. Starting at $169.00 per person. Space is limited.


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  • 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 shark-talk and training session with Discovery Cove’s expert aquarists
    • Check Swim freely with over 20 sharks, including blacktip reef, nurse, zebra and bonnethead species
    • Check Wetsuits, snorkel & mask provided during interaction

    Park admission is not included & is required. 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. Parties of 5 or more guests will be split into 2 sessions.

    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.

    Review Shark Swim medical and minor participant information here.

    Only 8 spots per day
    Prices Starting at
    Ages 10+ $169.00 /ea.