Welcome to your upcoming adventure at Discovery Cove Orlando! We’re eager to make your visit truly memorable. Please take a moment to review this vital information to help plan your day, including what to expect and what to bring. Everything you need to know for a seamless experience can be managed and reviewed exclusively at DiscoveryCoveOrlando.com.

Included with Your Discovery Cove Orlando Admission:

  • Food and Beverages: Enjoy a variety of freshly prepared meals, unlimited snacks, non-alcoholic drinks, and a selection of beer and wine for guests 21 and over.
  • Amenities: Full access to changing facilities, swim vests or wetsuits, snorkel gear, flotation devices, lockers, and towels. Both private indoor and public outdoor showers are available to ensure a healthy environment for our animals; showering before entering animal habitats is recommended.
  • Sun Protection: Special sunscreen that’s safe for all our animal habitats is provided at all restroom locations across the park.
  • Parking: Complimentary all-day self-parking is included with your visit to Discovery Cove Orlando.
  • ID Card: Receive a personalized Discovery Cove ID card, offering the convenience of in-park charging.

Discovery Cove Orlando Dining Hours:

  • Breakfast is available at Laguna Grill from 7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • Lunch can be enjoyed from 11:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Essentials to Bring for Your Discovery Cove Orlando Experience:

  • Photo ID: All party members aged 18 and older must bring identification (e.g., driver’s license or passport).
  • Credit Card: For creating an in-park charge account or purchasing souvenirs.
  • Clothing: Please pack a bathing suit and a set of dry clothes. As a family-friendly park, we ask for appropriate swim attire. Children in diapers must use waterproof protectors or Swim Diapers, which are available upon request.
  • Completed Waivers: Required for minors (under 18) not accompanied by their parent or natural guardian, accessible directly through our website by clicking here

What to Leave at Home:

  • Jewelry: For the safety of our marine life; however, wedding bands are permitted. Please secure all valuables as Discovery Cove Orlando is not responsible for lost or stolen items.
  • Outside Food and Beverages: These are not permitted within the park.
  • Personal Flotation Devices: This includes items like noodles, swim fins, and scuba gear.

Check-in Times for Your Visit to Discovery Cove Orlando:

  • A full day of activities awaits with waterways open from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. We advise arriving between 7:00 a.m. and 8:30 a.m. For any special accommodations, please reach out to our reservations team at least 24 hours in advance, exclusively through DiscoveryCoveOrlando.com.