Dolphin Encounter

SeaWorld’s incredible Dolphin Encounter allows you to touch and feed bottlenose dolphins and learn hand signals used to communicate with them. This exclusive trainer-guided encounter brings you close to dolphins without getting into the water.

Dolphin Encounter includes:
  • Trainer led poolside interaction with bottlenose dolphins where you are guaranteed to touch, feed and train our dolphins

  • Program Details:
  • A SeaWorld admission ticket is required and is not included in the program price
  • Overall program lasts between 10 to 15 minutes and is subject to change
  • Participants must be at least 48 inches tall (or accompanied by a paid adult participant).
  • No loose jewelry, sunglasses or smoking is permitted during the interaction
  • Due to the special nature of this program, space is limited and early reservations are recommended
  • Photographers will be available during the interaction with photos available afterwards for an additional fee
  • Dates, program, prices and fees are subject to change without notice

  • Cancellation Policy:
  • Cancellations 48 hours before your reservation will result in a full refund
  • Cancellations within 48 hours of your reservation will not be refunded
  • All events are subject to change and/or cancellation due to animal availability
  • Events are not cancelled due to inclement weather; program will still be offered except in the event of lightning
  • Even though you aren’t in the water, you still might get a little wet! Wear clothes you don’t mind possibly getting splashed in.