Some of Discovery Cove’s most popular attractions include:
Dolphin Swim Experience
Get up close and personal with these beautiful creatures, surrounded by lush tropical landscapes. You will have the opportunity to learn about the dolphins and become familiar with the animals before swimming with them. A sample of specially formulated Panama Jack sunscreen, safe for all animal habitats is provided. Additional sunscreen is available for purchase at SPF level 15 or 30, you will not be allowed to use your own sunscreen as it may harm the animals.
Wade, swim or float through sparkling-clear springs overlooked by a rainforest canopy, where every twist and turn holds a new discovery. Freshwater Oasis is the perfect place to relax and explore; you might even bump into some curious otters or marmosets along the way!
The Grand Reef
The Grand Reef is Discovery Cove’s newest tropical reef. Wade, swim or snorkel through waters packed with exotic fish, eels, lionfish, sharks and rays.
Discovery Cove’s Serenity Bay is a relaxing freshwater pool. Enjoy a swim in an 80-degree temperature pristine pool whilst soaking up the glorious Florida sunshine.
As you travel along Discovery Cove’s Wind-away River you will past sandy beaches, magnificent waterfalls and underwater caves.
Have up close encounters with more than 250 tropical birds, including colourful toucans and blue-bellied rollers.
What tickets can I buy for Discovery Cove?
The Discovery Cove tickets we offer are exclusive to UK customers and are inclusive of food, drinks and snacks. You can pre-purchase a Discovery Cove Ticket Package or a Discovery Cove Ultimate Ticket Package.
The Discovery Cove Ticket Package provides unlimited access to the Grand Reef, Wind-away River, Explorer’s Aviary and Serenity Bay. Select “SWIM” tickets to reserve a 30-minute dolphin swim experience. Food, drinks and snacks are all included in the price of your ticket.
Discovery Cove Ticket Package also includes 14 days’ unlimited admission to SeaWorld and Aquatica.
What is a Discovery Cove Ultimate Ticket Package?
The Discovery Cove Ultimate ticket package provides unlimited access to the Grand Reef, Wind-away River, Explorer’s Aviary and Serenity Bay. Select “SWIM” tickets to reserve a 30-minute dolphin swim experience. Food, drinks and snacks are all included in the price of your ticket.
Discovery Cove Ultimate ticket package also includes 14 days’ unlimited admission to SeaWorld, Busch Gardens and Aquatica.
How are the Discovery Cove tickets issued?
FloridaTix is an official authorised ticket broker for Discovery Cove tickets. We will issue you with an e-voucher which you can present when you arrive at Discovery Cove. We will send you your Discovery Cove e-voucher by post. With your pre-booked e-voucher you can avoid the queues and enter the park straight away.
Why should I pre-purchase Discovery Cove tickets?
Discovery Cove has limited capacity each day and tickets sell fast, so it is essential to book in advance to ensure entry on your chosen date!
Our Discovery Cove tickets are UK exclusive tickets and can’t be bought in the US, giving you unbeatable value admission and massive savings on the price of ‘on the day’ gate tickets.
Does my Discovery Cove ticket package include food and drink?
Yes! All food, drink and snacks are included in the price of your Discovery Cove ticket. You can enjoy a continental breakfast, freshly prepared 3-course meal for lunch, and snacks such as nachos, fresh fruit and smoothies throughout the day. Drinks available include water, soft drinks and beer (for over 21s).
Do I need to book my Discovery Cove visit for a certain date?
Yes - The date you specify when making your booking is the date you will visit Discovery Cove. Your ticket will be valid at the other included parks for any 14 consecutive days, provided your Discovery Cove date is within that period.
Example: If you book to visit Discovery Cove on the 8th of the month, you could start using your ticket to visit the other parks on the 1st and use it up to the 14th.
How old must children be to participate in the Dolphin Swim and other experiences?
Dolphin swim experience: Children must be at least 6 years old to swim with dolphins. Children aged 6-12 must be accompanied by a paying adult who also is participating in the dolphin swim experience.
SeaVenture: Any guest under the age of 18 must have liability waiver signed by parent or legal guardian after watching the instructional video
Do babies and small children need a ticket for Discovery Cove?
Children under 3 years of age do not need a ticket to enter Discovery Cove.
However, you MUST phone us to let us know you're bringing a little one once you’ve made your booking. Call us free on 0800 980 5552 with your booking reference handy.
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Spend the day at Discovery Cove Florida and feel your troubles float away among the stunning marine life in the magnificent Coral Reef. Our Discovery Cove ticket packages also give you access to other top theme parks like SeaWorld, Aquatica and Busch Gardens.
You can even choose to add the unforgettable experience of swimming with dolphins*!
Discovery Cove has limited capacity each day and tickets sell fast, so book your place now with FloridaTix!
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