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Dolphin Swim Experience

There’s something about being around dolphins that speaks to our heart. And swimming with dolphins is simply an unforgettable experience.

Within Discovery Point, there is a reserved lagoon for these once-in-a-lifetime experiences in the hopes of inspiring an even deeper understanding and appreciation for these magnificent marine mammals.

While your in-water dolphin interaction will last 20-30 minutes, the overall experience included with your Dolphin Swim reservation lasts closer to 2 hours.

Here’s what to expect during your Dolphin Swim:

  • Suit up: Your Swim includes a complimentary wetsuit and towel, all to be returned after your swim. You’ll find a changing room with lockers and showers with soap, shampoo and conditioner.
  • Get ready: Before you enter the Dolphin Lagoon, we’ll spend a few moments along its shore talking about these awesome animals, from their behavior to communication to some of our parks’ leadership in dolphin research and rescue. This includes a video training portion as well as a Q&A with an animal ambassador.
  • Wade in: Accompanied by a trainer, you and a small group of guests will wade into the shallows of Dolphin Lagoon and get acquainted with one of our dolphins through hugs, kisses and rubdowns.
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    Dolphin Swim

    Swim with Dolphins at Discovery Point's Dolphin Lagoon

    • Animal trainers introduce small groups of guests to amazing Bottlenose Dolphins
    • Wade into the waters and get to know these marine mammals through hugs, kisses and rub downs
    • Wetsuit use and towels are included

    Park operating days vary, please check our operating calendar to see our days and hours of operation. This ticket is non-refundable and non-transferable and does not include admission to SeaWorld San Antonio or Aquatica, SeaWorld's Waterpark™, parking, taxes, shipping or service fees.

    Guest (must be 48 in. tall) $125.00 /ea.
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  • Know Before You Go

    • Age: There is no age requirement, however a participant must be at least 48" tall. Guests under age 18 must be accompanied by a paid adult who is participating in the Dolphin Swim or who has purchased an observer ticket.
    • Non-participants: Friends and family members who wish to stay and watch but are not swim participants will be able to purchase an observer ticket upon arrival at Discovery Point for $30. Observer space is limited and sold first come, first served.
    • Swim ability: As long as you’re comfortable in the water, swimmers of all levels can enjoy this experience.
    • FAQs: For other helpful information, please visit our FAQs page.
    • Waivers: Print and fill out your waiver prior to your visit.