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Discovery Cove

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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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Reviewed today via mobile

“Almost 1500 dollars?” I said, “that’s insane, that’s almost more than the two week universal pass - it can’t be that good” I was wrong I can honestly say the whole day today was magical I cannot recommend the experience highly enough The kids loved...More

Thank MJH1
Reviewed today

Tropical paradise. I go here every time that I visit Orlando. It's a fabulously chilled out day. Plenty of food and drink, you just help yourself. Well worth the money you pay for it.

Thank HelenaKW09
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a family of 3 generations and all of us had a marvellous day. Literally everything is provided so cash not needed unless for gift shop or photos. We swam with dolphins and 8 photographs were $140. Food was plentiful and pretty good. Loved...More

Thank Mary G
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This was definitely one of the highlights of my entire trip!! I have a completely irrational feel of deep water it terrifies me and due to this I was more than a little nervous about our trip to discovery cove .... I needn’t have been!!...More

Thank LaneyG88
Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I gave my daughter and mother in law the opportunity to swim with dolphins as a gift, and it is one that they cannot stop talking about.

Thank RyanS3015
Reviewed 2 days ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our day at Discovery Cove. It's literally all inclusive, food, drinks, wet suits, towels, sun cream, diving masks, parking...etc... This makes it really relaxing and you don't need to worry about carrying anything or having cash. Thanks to the park's small size...More

1  Thank Jakub M
Reviewed 2 days ago

My wife wanted to go to Discovery Cove last time we were in Orlando in 2016 but we didn't have the time. I'm very glad we did on this vacation. We opted for the Dolphin Swim and Stingray Feeding on top of standard admission. The...More

1  Thank Mrlove2travel
Reviewed 3 days ago

We booked this for my husband's 40th Birthday on our 2nd last day. It was so Gorgeous. Very relaxed-although everyone seemed to arrive at the same time for breakfast. We loved the Aviary and feeding the birds. Dolphin Swim group we were with was with...More

Thank smurfy1676
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The thing about this place is they limit the amount of people that can enter, so there are no queues and plenty of space for everyone. They just have this right in every way. Sandy coves to sunbathe, the reef to snorkel, the lazy rivers...More

Thank Rob1742
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Absolutely amazingly brilliant time! So good i could've cried. Stroked 2 dolphins Madison and Dixie! Definitely worth doing!

Thank Stephenie R
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Heather P
20 October 2018|
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Response from Jeff A | Property representative |
Greetings from Discovery Cove- Our shampoo and conditioner are from a company called Body Eclipse and the scent is Green Tea Lemongrass. The hand and body lotion is by Entiere and the scent is Fresh Pear. I am glad you... More
20 October 2018|
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Response from Jeff A | Property representative |
Greetings from Discovery Cove- Anyone over the age of 6 are able to participate in the dolphin interactions. Pricing does vary base on time of year and how far in advance you book. The best reference for exact pricing is... More
Mary G
8 October 2018|
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Response from Judi N | Reviewed this property |
I would add that the dolphin staffers are very informative and friendly. The entire day is a great experience.