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Discovery Cove

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Open Now: 7:15 AM - 5:30 PM
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“dolphin swim”(3,161 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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All reviewsdolphin swimdolphin experiencegrand reeflazy riverwet suitsbreakfast and lunchtropical fishsea venturebird aviaryunderwater cameragreat reefsnorkel gearall inclusive foodwind away riversea world and aquaticadeep waterincluding alcohol
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We spent our last full day in Orlando here, we got there at around 7:30 am to check in and get our swim with dolphin time, although it was busy we were checked in quickly and then told how we get to breakfast. After having...More

Thank AleishaHowes
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My daughter loves dolphins so we signed up for this so she could swim and interact with them. This place is incredible!!! It provides breakfast, lunch and snacks along with icees, drinks, and alcohol for the adults. The dolphin experience was simply the best. We...More

Thank tgarnett3603
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited to swim with the dolphins and we did. You pay for entry and should spend the day to get your money out of it. There are showers, lockers and breakfast and Lunch are included in the ticket price so you don’t need to...More

1  Thank spinenthus08
Reviewed yesterday

We spent a day here for our twins birthday. It was a truly magical day from as soon as we arrived. We arrived early to have breakfast, followed by our dolphin experience. Throughout the rest of the day we relaxed in a hammock, had fun...More

1  Thank thebroons1999
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited today to do the Dolphin Swim and all inclusive day at the park. From start to finish the day was as smooth as possible, with help from everyone. We arrived early at 7am for check in and breakfast and were taken in straight...More

1  Thank Stephanieelle007
Reviewed yesterday

On our 8th trip to Florida and this was the first time at Discovery Cove - wow! what an amazing place, we just had the basic package but for us it was enough. We all felt like we were having a different holiday. Park was...More

1  Thank angelapepper
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Went at 7am Got beds and umbrella next to reef where you can swim with rays and loads of fish all day.then had breakfast. Did sea venture early which was brilliant. Then did lazy river and fed birds .we then did dolphin swim before lunch...More

1  Thank llanit0
Reviewed 3 days ago

How could any place be bad where one can swim with dolphins, touch them, and go for a ride on one? Not only that but we snorkeled in a salt water area full of tropical fish. While a bit on the pricey side, with a...More

2  Thank Amy S
Reviewed 3 days ago

Excellent place. Snorkelling with the sting ray, never crowded, all food and drink included in entrance fee, just a really chilled day

1  Thank Churmie
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Have always wanted to swim with the dolphins. On our trip to Florida I looked up swimming with dolphins and Discovery Cove came up. When you arrive, you feel like your in a foreign place. Everyone is so kind and helpful. Its all inclusive. We...More

1  Thank Julia G
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September 24, 2018|
Response from Zach B | Reviewed this property |
Honestly they aren’t worth it if you ask me, there is so much to do at discovery cove why would you pay extra to do nothing, but if I had to choose one I would choose the one that is the most centrally located that way you... More
Amanda S
September 24, 2018|
Response from tgarnett3603 | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure. This was first time we have been there. They did have many huge rays and little rays. I’m not sure of all the types but there were many different kinds. They were in the snorkel pool. The big rays were as big... More
Laura B
September 23, 2018|
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Response from Pauly E | Reviewed this property |
I share your concerns completely but was reassured hearing that the trainers at Discover Cove are mostly either marine biologists or psychologists. During our visit it did appear that the staff genuinely put the welfare of... More