Encounter includes General Admission to Sea Life Park. This experience has limited participants, so book early!
Program Duration: 45 min (water time: 30 min).
Adults & Children $149.99 per person (3 years and up)
Experience one of the best dolphin encounters on Oahu! From a waist-deep platform, participants can touch and observe dolphins while they swim right in front of them and perform high-energy behaviors. Learn animal training behaviors and all about their anatomy. Dolphins swim up to and may even “hula dance” with the guests! Individual (not group) photos with your dolphin are available for purchase weather permitting, starting at $35.
Offered Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m.
Based on availability.
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 3 through 7 years old must be accompanied in the water with a paying adult (18 years or older).
Bring your own towel and swimwear. Changing facilities are available.
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
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Age Requirement >3 Yrs
Wednesday Dolphin Encounter
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.