Beginning January 16, Dolphin Encounters will be available with limited capacity. BOOK NOW for an experience of a lifetime! Sea Life Park day admission, exhibits, and shows remain closed until further notice.
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An Exciting Adventure
Program Duration: 45 min (water time: 30 min)
Adults & Children $199.99 (8 years and up)
Call to ask about our kama’aina rates.
Spend time with our trainers learning what it takes to care for our dolphin family in this intimate experience. Participants will learn how we collect important health samples from a dolphin and even get to hear the dolphin’s heartbeat! Interact with a dolphin in the deep water and learn about their anatomy in this fun adventure. NEW! This thrilling adventure now comes with a $45 value package including a photo of your memorable experience and a $10 coupon for food or gifts when you purchase at the price listed above! Individual (not group) photos with your dolphin are available for purchase weather permitting, starting at $35.
Daily - 11:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m.
based on availability
Each child 8-12 years must be accompanied in the water by a paying adult 18 years of age or older.
Things you should know before your visit:
Park admission is included with the program.
Absolutely NO jewelry or piercings will be allowed into the water. For the safety of the animals, we are very strict on this. You will not be able to participate and will not be given a refund. No 3D nail art, or anything that can potentially fall off in the water, such as sunglasses, glasses, rings, bracelets, necklaces, hair ties etc.
It is required that you arrive 30 minutes before the start of your reserved program at Sea Life Park Hawaii
Each child 8 – 12 years old must be accompanied in the water by a paying adult (18 years or older)
Children 13 years old and older may participate on their own during the program
Program lasts approximately 45 minutes (30 minutes in the water)
Bring your own towel and swimwear. Changing facilities are available.
All guests of program participants are required to pay to enter Sea Life Park.
Use only biodegradable sunscreen to protect the animals and their environment. Approved sunscreen is available in our gift shop.
You may be asked to provide an ID for use of all major credit cards.
Cancellations are required to occur 24 hours in advance. Cancellations made less than 24 hours prior or "no shows" will result in charges processed in full.
We reserve the right to cancel any session due to the welfare and safety of the animals.
The use of safety vests is required for all participants. Approved vests are provided to participants.
Must be in good physical condition, without back or neck problems--this is a physical activity
Due to the physical nature of this program, pregnant women are not allowed to participate
Anyone acting in a manner which threatens the safety of the animals, themselves, or other people (including; without limitation, unruly or disruptive behavior, or failure to follow directions), may be removed from the activity without a refund
All participants or their legal guardians are required to sign a release of liability and waiver form before participating
Includes transportation from select Waikiki locations and must be reserved 48 hours prior to arrival date.
All interactive programs occur in groups. For information on rates for an exclusive experience, please call 808-259-2500
Plan your Sea Life Park visit today! View our in-park experiences and buy your tickets online.
Age Requirement >8 Yrs
From a waist deep platform, participants touch and observe dolphins while they swim right in front of them and perform high-energy behaviors. Dolphins swim up to and may even “hula dance” with the guests! Photos with your dolphin are available for purchase weather permitting.
Guests receive a unique opportunity to meet one of our playful sea lions in an educational and interactive atmosphere. Engage in playtime and a personal performance in the newly renovated Hawaii Ocean Theater!
Swim with sharks and rays! Guests swim in a special lagoon and meet these curious animals face-to-face as they glide through the water. Explore what a ray feels like, these graceful marine animals are gentle and friendly. This program is great for families.
Dolphin Aloha lets you get up close to dolphins without getting wet! Go behind the scenes and get the chance to meet and feed a dolphin while learning all about what makes them perfectly adapted for life in the water. You may get splashed! Perfect for all ages, have fun interacting with our dolphin friends. A group photo of your experience is available for purchase weather permitting, starting at $35.