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Discovery Cove

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“dolphin swim”(3,160 reviews)
“dolphin experience”(1,134 reviews)
“grand reef”(916 reviews)
Discovery Cove is a one-of-a kind experience where you can interact with bottlenose dolphins, feed tropical birds, play inches from a family of otters and even walk on the Grand Reef floor-all in one day. Between adventures, recharge with unlimited...more
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6000 Discovery Cove Way, Orlando, FL 32821-6000
+1 407-513-4600
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited on 9/19/18 Wednesday. Arrived at the park around 8, everything at check in was explained and all employees very courteous. The greatest thing I enjoyed was everything was provided from meals, towels, snorkel gear, and vest/wet suits, noodles and life jackets for the...More

Thank Shelley F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was the first time doing Discovery Cove and from the moment we got there, it felt like paradise. Starts off with a free breakfast which had a massive selection so no one can go hungry, then you move onto lockers which are free also...More

Thank Kyle W
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing place with so much to do. Go early so you can get an earlier time with the dolphins and so you catch breakfast. Snacks and drinks always available. The warm chocolate chip cookies were the best. And can’t forget about the unlimited beer, wine...More

Thank Stepheny C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

What can I say, this is an excellent experience and worth every penny that was spent on the ticket. Firstly arrived early ,about 07:30 for registration, (photo ID needed) and Dolphin swim time alloted. Breakfast is all inclusive and eat as much as you want,...More

1  Thank BIGCWD
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We’ve been here several times over the years and it never fails to impress. Reasonable food, very pleasant staff and great animal interactions. We purchased the ultimate ticket which, as well as entry to Discovery Cove, gave us access to Sea World, Busch Gardens and...More

Thank Delwyn B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Three adults, I teenager and two kids 11 and 8 spent the day there on Sept 13th 2018. From start to finish was a very relaxing day, we booked a cabana which was fab, private area with own fridge, locked cupboard and personal hostess. The...More

1  Thank Christine T
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the most amazing experiences of my life. Words fail to express. It has been on my "bucket list" This one goes down as by far the BEST. My dolphin Miss Natalie had a one of a kind attitude, aloof, smart, flirtatious and beautiful.

Thank dunedindames
Reviewed 2 days ago

two adults and kids from 24 to 10 and there were experiences to delight all of us! the underwater dive expedition! swimming with dolphins! feeding tropical birds and having them land on you! swimming underwater with and touching huge rays and tons of colorful fish...More

Thank B289BUmichellel
Reviewed 3 days ago

My friend and I spent the most incredible day at Discovery Cove. We swam with sharks, kissed a dolphin and I had a wonderful Seaventure! We were treated like visiting royalty from the time we entered the park until we reluctantly said goodbye. Our time...More

Thank Stephen D
Reviewed 3 days ago

This was our third trip to Orlando, and third trip to Discovery Cove. The first year, we tried the dolphin swim - a bit of a 'bucket list' activity, and worth doing, but not something we fancied doing again on our second and third trips....More

Thank Jonny L
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Dasha J
20 September 2018|
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Response from Patricia L | Reviewed this property |
When we went, my kids did the Dolphin encounter and we were able to either watch them from the Sandy beach or stand on the nearby rockery. We stood on the rockery to be able to take photos of our own. Those taken part are... More
Hannah S
20 September 2018|
Response from Grandy60 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Hannah, the vests come in different sizes. I am sure they will have one to fit pretty much everyone. Enjoy yourself
18 September 2018|
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Response from MelKillen | Reviewed this property |
We have experienced one bad weather day whilst visiting this park, the water is warm except in the lagoon where you swim with rays and fish, but you're given a wetsuit that helps. We're going in February 2019 and to be... More