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What city is Discovery Cove in?
Learn more about Discovery Cove, located in Orlando, Florida.
Is Sea World and Discovery Cove the same?
Discovery Cove® is a unique reservations-only, interactive marine life park. Located adjacent to SeaWorld® and Aquatica® in Orlando, the park offers guests the ultimate all-inclusive experience through up-close encounters with dolphins and other exotic sea life.
Is Discovery Cove part of Disney World?
Discovery Cove is right across from SeaWorld Orlando, and only a 15-minute drive to both Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando Resort.
How long does it take to go through Discovery Cove?
How long is the dolphin swim experience? The in-water dolphin experience is 30 minutes long. Beforehand, there is a short orientation session (10 minutes) led by Discovery Cove’s expert dolphin trainers to discuss safety and offer an opportunity for participants to ask questions.
Who is Discovery Cove owned by?
SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
Discovery Cove is a theme park owned and operated by SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment, and located in Orlando, Florida. It is the sister park of SeaWorld Orlando and Aquatica Orlando….Discovery Cove.
|Orlando, Florida, United States
|SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment
|July 1, 2000
What does Discovery Cove Package include?
Your Discovery Cove Admission Includes Food and Beverages: Freshly prepared food, unlimited snacks, non-alcoholic beverages, and a selection of beer and wine for guests 21+. Gear and Facility Use: Changing facilities, swim vest or wet suit, snorkel gear, flotation devices, lockers and towels.
Is Discovery Cove water heated?
Greetings from Discovery Cove. The answer is yes and no. Our saltwater habitats, The Grand Reef and the dolphin lagoons, are maintained at a constant temperature year round. The temperature is maintained around 76 f so in the summer the pools are chilled and in the winter the pools are heated.
How do I prepare for Discovery Cove?
10 Insider Tips for Discovery Cove
- Get there early.
- Visit Explorer’s Aviary first.
- Don’t bother wearing jewelry.
- Come hungry.
- Pick up your complimentary photo in the middle of the day.
- See more animals at the Conservation Cabana.
- You will get soaked on the Wind-away River.
What’s better SeaWorld or Discovery Cove?
Both are rated very highly by travel writers. On balance, SeaWorld Orlando is the choice of most reviewers compared to Discovery Cove. SeaWorld Orlando is ranked #9 in Orlando with recommendations from 6 publications such as Michelin Guide, Frommer’s and Lonely Planet.
Do you have to wear wetsuit at Discovery Cove?
While in the water, we do require guests to wear either a wetsuit (short or long depending on the season and guests preference) or a swim vest. This ensures our lifeguards are able to see guests as they swim underwater, thus, enhancing safety.