Discovery Cove

Discovery Cove + Aquatica + SeaWorld

November 2015


Prices do not include 6.5% of taxes.

  • swim with dolphin.
  • day resort (without swim).
  • closed.


  • Unlimited Access for 14 days in the parks: SeaWorld and Aquatica.
  • The age to swim with the dolphins at Discovery Cove is 6 years.
  • You must specify the day and the full name of the people who will visit Discovery Cove park.
  • Booking will be confirmed according to availability.

December 2015


Prices do not include 6.5% of taxes.

  • swim with dolphin.
  • day resort (without swim).
  • closed.


  • Unlimited Access for 14 days in the parks: SeaWorld and Aquatica.
  • The age to swim with the dolphins at Discovery Cove is 6 years.
  • You must specify the day and the full name of the people who will visit Discovery Cove park.
  • Booking will be confirmed according to availability.




Immerse yourself in adventure at Discovery Cove.

At this exclusive tropical retreat, you'll swim with dolphins, snorkel with tropical fish, glide with rays and hand-feed exotic birds.

Indulge your senses and frolic under majestic waterfalls, float in blue lagoons, relax on sugary and white beaches. Enjoy unlimited access to Our First-class amenities with all meals, snacks and beverages included.

Coming in June 2011 The Grand Reef, featuring all-new animals and even more areas for guests to explore, including shallow water and deeper encounters snorkeling adventures.

The all-new Grand Reef builds on what Discovery Cove is all about - making connections with unforgettable memories and the sea That last forever.

The Grand Reef is an experience only Discovery Cove That Can deliver.

What is included in the book Discovery Cove:

  • FREE Parking.
  • Bath towels, liquid soap, shampoo and conditioner, and hair dryer.
  • Special clothes for the swim with dolphins, snorkel and mask to swim with stingrays and fish.
  • FREE breakfast of 07h:00 to 10h:00.
  • Two bars that run from 10h:00 until the official closing time of the park that offers: various types of soft drinks, coffee (cappuccino and espresso), beer, ice cream, potato chips, fruit and more.
  • Lunch served from 11h:00 to 15h:00, with varied choices of dishes and salads, more than 6 types of desserts, soda, water and beer will.


  • Just do not include photos and footage, the visitor must choose one that suits you best. However, please note that it is forbidden to photograph or film, if you want even capture your memories.

Recommendations - during summer:

  • package that includes SeaWorld, Busch Gardens and Aquatica.
  • reservations at least one month in advance.

*** Groups above 20 people, please send us an email for quotation:

Discovery Cove, all inclusive tropical paradise where visitors dive with dolphins, opens today, June 10, 2011, The Grand Reef area.

The new reef provides multiple levels of exploration, from floating in shallow water and snorkeling to diving deeper, not to mention the white sand beaches and the balance network strategically located in the shadows of palm trees. The reefs are inspired by the new area in tropical environments around the world.

"The Grand Reef is raising the bar on animal tests offered at Discovery Cove," said vice president of the park, Stewart Clark. "This is exactly what our visitors expect us unforgettable experiences with marine life. These opportunities can only be found at Discovery Cove."

For visitors to enjoy the new The Grand Reef just getting their feet wet on the edges of ponds. However, if the goal is to go beyond that anyone can dive to depths much greater. That is, the visitor can play in shallow and calm and discover an underwater world full of marine life or snorkel and find thousands of exotic fish and graceful rays.

Many surprises!

The whole family can explore the waters of the area in search of new discoveries or cross a bridge and spot sharks, for example. Visitors will find everything from small to large colorful fish painted rays. A few meters from the reef, habitats were created, where everyone has the feeling of swimming alongside the venomous lionfish or sharp-toothed sharks, which are actually just behind a glass window. Visitors will also discover trails and bridges which give access to the islands of coral caves and secret.



Those who are looking for an adventure even more exciting are the most innovative experience of The Grand Reef, the SeaVenture. Using helmet diving - diving-dresses in the style - the visitors will walk through an underwater trail and each step will be surprised with exciting encounters water. Through panoramic windows underwater, you can admire sharks and lion fish. In addition, there are opportunities to play in exotic species and swim alongside schools of fish and stingrays. The SeaVenture is a unique marine experience (activity not included in the value of the ticket).


The new area The Grand Reef is the perfect balance between adventure and relaxation, a complete immersion in a tropical hideaway.


FAQ - Discovery Cove

  • How many visitors the park receives each day?
  • At most 1,000 visitors pre-booked a day.

  • Is there any age restriction?
  • There is no age restriction to attend the park, just to swim with dolphins. The minimum age to swim with the dolphins is 6 years. Visitors from 3 to 5 years can participate in all other activities of Discovery Cove swim with the package without (Non-Swim Package).

  • What is the best time to book in advance?
  • It is advisable to book at least 3 months in advance, especially if the desired period is during the school holidays. However, there may be available for last minute, so it's always worth checking for availability.

  • What is included in the packages for Discovery Cove?
  • Package Discovery Cove Swim Choice of Adventure includes:

    • The experience of one day at Discovery Cove to swim with dolphins
    • 30 minutes of interaction with dolphins
    • Breakfast and lunch with three courses (starter, main course and dessert)
    • Drinks and snacks throughout the day (including beer for over 21 years)
    • All equipment: mask, snorkel, towels, lockers, wet suit (wetsuit or vest swimming)
    • Unlimited access to the beach, hammocks and nets, besides attractions Tropical Reef, Stingray Lagoon, Serenity Bay Pool-away and Wind River
    • Complimentary Parking
    • The choice of another park: Aquatica or SeaWorld or Busch Gardens park with unlimited entries chosen for 14 consecutive days

    Package Discovery Cove Ultimate Adventure Swim includes all items mentioned, plus tickets to SeaWorld Orlando, Aquatica and Busch Gardens entitled to unlimited entries in these three parks for a period of 14 consecutive days.

  • What is the difference between the packages Swim Package and Non-Swin Package?
  • The Non-swim Package includes everything you have in Swim Package EXCEPT the activity of swimming with dolphins.

  • How long and how is the interaction with dolphins?
  • Approximately 30 minutes in water with the dolphin. During this time, visitors play, feed and ultimately swim individually with the dolphin. Each group has eight people maximum.

  • You can visit the Discovery Cove case the visitor does not know how to swim?
  • Yes, the interaction with the dolphin can be done in the shallow part, without the need to go to the bottom. To do so, simply ask the dolphin trainer at the time of the activity. Besides interacting with the dolphin, there is also a large area of white sand beach to relax and an aviary filled with exotic birds that feed in the hands of visitors. The lifejackets can be used throughout the park, allowing visitors to float rivers in Tropical Reef and the Dolphin Lagoon.

  • I have a big group and everyone wants to swim with dolphins at the same time, this is possible?
  • Discovery Cove can not guarantee that the entire group can swim at the same time, however we will do our best to accommodate as best as your request.

  • Is there a minimum number of visitors you want to swim with dolphins for booking?
  • Yes, each book Discovery Cove must include at least one visitor who go swimming with the dolphin.

  • Is there any special facilities for visitors with special needs?
  • Discovery Cove can accommodate visitors with special needs, provided they are able to move - albeit with limitations - by itself or with the assistance of others. There are specially designed wheelchairs for the beach, available upon request. Please specify on booking.

  • Can I change the date after making the reservation?
  • Changes are allowed since they occur with more than 30 days before the date reserved, subject to availability.

  • What are the hours of operation of the park?
  • Check in the park opens at 8 am and the park closes at 17:30.

  • Visitors will receive admission for physical access to Discovery Cove?
  • No, they receive a letter with a confirmation number that must be presented at check-in.

  • How visitors can use the tickets at SeaWorld, Aquatica or Busch ardens if they still have not made a visit to Discovery Cove?
  • Visitors must submit letters of confirmation and photo ID at the counter service (Guest Relations / Services) at the main entrance of the parks. Thus, they will receive tickets for each of the parks. The procedure is the same at Aquatica, and that access must be done by entering the Big Kahuna on the left of the turnstiles. If a visit to Discovery Cove occurs before they enter the parks SeaWorld, Busch Gardens and Aquatica with the ID card they will receive at Discovery Cove.

  • What is the location of SeaWorld's Aquatica and Busch Gardens in relation to Discovery Cove?
  • SeaWorld and Aquatica are across the street and Busch Gardens is in Tampa Bay, just over an hour away by car. The transportation to Busch Gardens is available from SeaWorld and other Orlando locations.

  • What visitors need to take to the Discovery Cove?
  • Swimsuits, a change of clothes for after the activities, slippers and photo ID to verify age over 21 years if they wish to consume alcoholic beverages. Everything is included in the package (except for items sold separately in stores in the park, photos or videos).

  • You can order food differently if the visitor is making a special diet?
  • Yes, the request must be made directly by the visitor to the head of Laguna Grill Restaurant at the earliest possible. Our team will endeavor to answer as best all requests.

  • What happens on arrival at Discovery Cove?
  • Visitors are directed to the reception, where they receive a map and your identification card. It is at this moment that determines the timing of activity with the dolphin for the visitors who bought this package option. After check in, the visitor is directed to the locker room area to remove wet suit, vest and snorkeling gear (all at no additional cost). Towels, lockers, showers and toiletries are also offered and are already included in the package price.

  • What other activities besides the Discovery Cove to swim with dolphins?
  • You can snorkel with tropical fish and stingrays, enjoy white sand beaches in the comfort of a hammock, feed birds in your hand inside the aviary, swimming in the Tropical River and Bay Serenity Pool. There are also special presentations of other animals in the Conservation Hut.

  • What's on the menu?
  • The menu is varied and caters for all tastes. It's all included in the package. The breakfast offers breads, teas, coffee and fruits. There are several kiosks in the park distributing biscuits, fruit, crisps and snacks. The lunch menu includes salads, fish, grilled meats and pastas, and other options. To drink there are soft drinks, juices, teas and coffee. For over 21 years ago also beers.

  • How visitors can get photos and videos of swimming with the dolphin? They can bring their own cameras to the park?
  • Visitors can bring their own cameras to the park, but they are not allowed in the dolphin lagoon for safety reasons. After interacting with the dolphin, visitors can view your photos and video. If they wish, they can acquire these items and remove them at the end of the day at the park exit.

  • What is the age requirement to swim with the dolphins?
  • 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. Also, children must be at least 13 years of age to participate in the Trainer for a Day program without an accompanying adult and at least 15 years of age to visit Discovery Cove without adult supervision.


FAQ - Tickets

  • I bought my tickets, how do I pay and withdraw? Tickets are delivered in Brazil?
  • We do not give in Brazil for security reasons. You may pay at the time of withdrawal of tickets in our office or pre-pay by sending data from the credit card or buying through the site.

  • How the Disney ticket works?
  • The Magic Your Way Base Tickets give you access to Basics parks (Magic Kingdom, Animal Kigdom, EPCOT and Hollywood Studios) and 1 (one) park per day. If you want to also visit the Disney water parks (Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach), it is necessary to enter the option with Water Park Fun And More. If you want to switch parks the same day, you must purchase the option Hopper.

  • Over 65 years pay?
  • Yes, only children under 3 years old. From 3 to 9 years pay child fare. 10 years on, pay the adult fare.

  • After payment I will receive a receipt / proof?
  • Yes In 48 hours after payment of the bill, the accounting industry will send a receipt tomust be submitted to our office to withdraw the tickets .

  • What are the current prices of tickets?
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  • For whom the tickets paid by credit card will be delivered?
  • Tickets paid for by credit card will only be delivered to the cardholder's own credit.

    If you do not have a credit card in your name will make the purchase of tickets through a boleto bancário.



  • How does the system of payment by bank transfer works?
    • The payment of the ticket expiry date is the day on which it was issued and an additional business day. You can open the link in the e-mail to check if the services are in accordance with the contractor without issuing the ticket. If the ticket is issued and not paid on the day or the next day's issue, it will lose its validity and the whole process must be redone.
    • The price of the ticket is issued for the tourist dollar.
    • We do not send tickets to Brazil. All tickets must be picked up at our offices in Orlando.
    • 72 hours after payment of the docket, the accounting industry will be sending a receipt to be presented at our offices for the withdrawal of tickets.
    • The confirmation of your payment is automatically sent to Orlando Tickets Online.
    • The pay slip serves as proof of payment. To receive the receipt of tickets, please contact: