Shark Underwater Viewing

Shark Encounter

Enter into a fascinating journey through one of the world’s largest underwater viewing tunnels.

At Shark Encounter®, experience a rare, up-close look at prehistoric predators whose ancestors dominated the sea over 450 million years ago—long before even dinosaurs walked the earth. 

  • Family Friendly
    Family Friendly
  • Indoor
  • Tour
    Tours Available
  • Specialty Dining
    Dining Features
    Dining Available

Save Sharks

73 million sharks are killed each year due to finning, putting shark populations in danger. SeaWorld® is working with Guy Harvey and the Humane Society of the United States to protect this vital part of the ecosystem.

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SeaWorld and Guy Harvey are working together to prevent shark finning.
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Shark Swim

Have a experience of a lifetime by getting up-close and swimming with sharks at Discovery Cove. Add this experience to your All-Inclusive Dolphin Swim and Day Resort packages. Limited availability for guests ages 10+.

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Discovery Cove Shark Swim

  • Accessibility

    This is a walk-through exhibit with access to all areas.