Discovery Cove, Two Thumbs Up

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A theme park located at Orange County, Greater Orlando, Florida, United States. Owned and operated by Sea Worlds Parks and Entertainment, the park called Discovery Cove. Discovery Cove it's place where you can interact with a many kind of marine animals such as trophical fish, bottlenose dolphins, and rays, also they have birds and land mammals.

Discovery Cove, Two Thumbs Up

A theme park located at Orange County, Greater Orlando, Florida, United States. Owned and operated by Sea Worlds Parks and Entertainment, the park called Discovery Cove. Discovery Cove it's place where you can interact with a many kind of marine animals such as trophical fish, bottlenose dolphins, and rays, also they have birds and land mammals.

"Trainer for a Day Package" is a feature that available on Dicovery Cove that gives the guess the chance to schedule a reservation so that they can play , touch, swim and talk with the bottlenose dolphins. The guess also involves in a 30 minutes dolphin session, private photo session, deep water dolphin interaction, also ample time with the dolphin instructor and a behind a scene tour.

Isn't that awesome? Your 30 minute session is operated by professional a Trained Dolphin Adventure Guides that will orient guest about the information and safety they have to learn about dolphins before take action in the dolphin pool. The lecture includes how to use hand signals, positive reinforcement to persuade the dolphin to execute action before get involving in a one-on-one swim.

While the deep water dolphin interaction is one-on-one swim between one dolphin and a group of around eight people lasts about 15 seconds. These place main events are:

1. The Amazing Coral Reef
In here guests can utilize park-provided snorkeling gear to see and intreact with thousands of tropical fish, underwater shark or you can see barracuda tank that located behind protective glass.

2. The Stingray Tank
After orientation by Discovery Cove Adventure Guides, you can take a swim in the area which is already appropriated

3. The Free-Flight Aviary
A place contains over 250 tropical birds which guests can involve with. You can meet parrots, toucans, and over 30 tropical exotic birds.

4. The Tropical River Attraction
Take place straightforwardly through the aviary and encircles the place so that guests can really seen the different scenes of Discovery Cove.

Also the most importing element in Discovery Cove is that the theme park is environment-friendly. They not use polystyrene foam and petrochemical-based plastic tableware, but they used biodegradable food wares. The material that the park use are organic and biodegradable such as bamboo, corn, sugar-cane, fiber, vegetable, etc, for their tableware and their food-service container.

Several package deal are available includes food, drinks, ticket to Seaworld Orlando, Aquatica, or Busch Gardens Tampa Bay and equipment rentals. Or you can choose other alternatives given by the park, those are: the dolphin swim, non dolphin swim, and Trainer for a day packages.

And as a reminder to be able to admitted in the park you have to place a reservation first because the park only accommodate 1000 guests in one time period. The entrance accommodation includes all you can eat and drink at the bars and the restos. Even a moment ago the Discovery Cove has been launch a "Twilight Discovery" program that includes gourmet dinner and drinks. Entree choices can include salmon , jambalaya, mahi-mahi, pasta, chicken fingers, hambugers, and roasted chicken along with sandwich, salad and desserts. The park also gives their guests snorkeling equipment that they can have it, includes lockers, sunscreen, towels, and beach chair. There are also available if you want to rent private canabas.

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Coral Reef, Discovery Cove, Discovery Cove National Park, Florida, Orange County

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author avatar Denise O
24th Nov 2010 (#)

One day, I have to go swim with the fish. Good read.
Thank you for sharing.:)

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