Home Discounts  |  Discussion Boards  |  Resorts  |  Holidays |  Rehabs |  Sweepstakes |  Dining | News | Search 

Discussion Boards
Dive Quest at The Living Seas in Epcot

Disney's Dive Quest 

This three hour program includes a 40 minute dive, featuring sharks, rays, turtles and other tropical fish.  This takes place in the Living Seas Aquarium (a 6 million gallon indoor aquarium with more than 65 species of marine life, including sharks, turtles, eagle rays, and diverse tropical fish.  Participants must present proof of certification: C-card or verification from a certifying agency and a photo identification.  (Guests between 10 and 14 years old must be diving with a parent or guardian).

Cost is $150 per person (includes a limited edition t-shirt) and all gear is provided.  (Park admission is not required, or included).  This program takes place daily.  To make a reservation for this tour, call (407) WDW-TOUR (939-8687).   Ask if there is a Disney Visa or Annual Passholder or Florida resident discount when booking.

There are two daily sessions at 4:30 pm and 5:30 pm.  

For recorded information call (407) 560-5590.  They accept American Express, Visa, Master Card & Discover.


Disney's Dolphins in Depth  

This three hour program is an in-depth, behind-the-scenes experience to learn more about the dolphins and research at The Living Seas, as well as the increase awareness and appreciation for their counterparts in the wild.  

Age Group:  The program is open to guests 10 years of age and older.   Guests under the age of 16 must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Program Time:  9:45 am, Monday through Friday.  The program lasts for approximately 3 hours with the guest being in an indoor temperature controlled environment.

Cost:  $150; includes refreshments, a T-shirt and a souvenir.  Program price does not include admission to EPCOT.

Note:  Bring a bathing suit.  Guests will be wearing wet-suits and getting into the water up to their waist for 30 minutes, no swimming or SCUBA diving, for the interaction.

No cameras or video equipment allowed.  Expectant mothers are strongly discouraged from participating.

It is the dolphin's choice to participate in the research sessions as well as the interaction.  Program may be subject to cancellation to meet the dolphin's needs.

For reservations call (407) WDW-TOUR.  For recorded information call (407) 560-7815.  American Express, Visa, Master Card & Discover are accepted.  Program is subject to change.


EPCOT Seas Aqua Tour

Seas Aqua Tour at Disney's Epcot 

This unique program offers an up close look into more than 65 diverse species of marine life, including sharks, turtles, rays, and tropical fish.  This adventure takes you into the water to explore The Living Sea's marine environment using a Scuba Assisted Snorkel (SAS) unit.  Before entering the water, you will tour the aquarium, and learn about some of the marine life you will encounter on your amazing aqua tour adventure.

Who:  All guests ages 8 and older.  Guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a participating adult.

Program Time:  Daily at 12:30 pm.  The programs lasts about 2 1/2 hours with the dive in-water experience lasting 30 minutes.

Cost:  $115.  This includes all the gear, refreshments, a T-shirt, and a group photo.

Note:  Bring a bathing suit.  All guests will be wearing wetsuits.  You do not need any special certifications to participate in the program.

Do not bring your own equipment of any kind.  Personal masks are acceptable.

For reservations call (407) WDW-TOUR.  For recorded information call (407) 560-5590.  American Express, Visa, Master Card & Discover are accepted.


Snorkeling at Shark Reef, Typhoon Lagoon, Disney World

Swim with sharks and colorful tropical fish through a coral reef!  

The water is kept quite chilly to accommodate the marine life.  You must shower before entering the pool.  You are provided with a vest which helps keep you warm, and snorkeling equipment.  This attraction is free, but Typhoon Lagoon admission is required.  Guests must be at least 10 years old.  The sharks are leopard, nurse, and bonnethead - passive members of the species.  If you do not wish to swim with the sharks, you can view the activity from portholes in a sunken tanker in the pool.


Kissimmee Professional Dive Center

406 E. Vine Street (Highway 192), Kissimmee. (407) 933-5090. www.kissdivecenter.com.  A complete S.C.U.B.A. shop. Instruction, equipment sales, rentals and repairs. Guided ocean dives, daily and weekly dive trips. Close to area attractions. 9 am to 7 pm Monday through Friday, 9 am to 6 pm Saturdays.  Certified Dive Master.  kisspro@aol.com.  Wheelchair accessible.  

Wet-N-Fla Scuba

3005 W. Lake Mary Blvd, #104, Lake Mary. (407) 322-1848. Snorkeling and S.C.U.B.A. diving tours. 10 am to 7 pm Monday through Saturday. Noon to 5 pm Sundays. Allow 2 to 4 hours for this attraction.

All Florida Scuba and Snorkeling with the Manatees

614 Laurel Ave., Sanford (407) 323-6714, (888) 588-DIVE (U.S. only). Try S.C.U.B.A. diving (no experience needed). Snorkel with the manatees. Eco-tours. Wildlife photo safaris. Professional S.C.U.B.A. instructor and USCG captain. Hours vary seasonally.

Snorkel at Discovery Cove

Snorkel with colorful tropical fish through grottos and "shipwrecks".  I have a whole page on Discovery Cove.

 



Exclusive ground
transportation company of 
Diane Kelley's WDW Planner 
Get transfers coupon! 


Own a Share of Disney


 


 

   Discussion Boards 
  Newsletter  
Money Matters 
  Discounts 
  Sweepstakes 
  Annual Pass Benefits
  Cash 
  Disney Visa 
  Priceline.com
Tickets 
  Ticket Prices
  Ticket Descriptions
Theme Parks
  Finding the Characters 
  What's New at WDW 
  Magic Kingdom - Park Extras   
  Magic Kingdom -Attractions 
  Epcot - Park Extras     
  Epcot - Attractions 
  Animal Kingdom-Park Extras
  Animal Kingdom -Attractions
  Disney's Hollywood Studios - Park Extras  
  Disney's Hollywood Studios - Attractions 
  Theme Park Hours  
  Rehabs   
  Guide Books 
  Tips  
  Fastpass  
  Extra Magic Hours    
  Discovery Cove   
  Tours
  Height & Age
 
Requirements  
Holidays & Special Events
  Our Event Calendar  
  Dateline Disney  
  January Events
  February Events
  Festival of the Masters
  Grad Night
  July Events 
  Night of Joy 
  Mickey's Not So Scary
  Halloween Party  
  October Events  
  Thanksgiving &
 
November Events  
  Food & Wine Festival  
  Spectacle of Lights  
  Candlelight Processional 
  Christmastime in
 
Downtown Disney
  Christmastime in
 
Orlando   
  Mickey's Very Merry 
 
Christmas Party  
  Christmas at Animal
 
Kingdom
  Holidays Around The
 
World 
Special Activities 
  Birthdays at WDW
  Grand Adventures in
  Cooking 
  Harmony Barber Shop 
  Leave a Legacy 
  Pin Trading
  Pirate Treasure Hunt
  Cruise 
  Wonderland Tea Party  
  Weddings at Disney
  World 
Dining 
  Character Meals
  Dining Events 
  Disney Dining Plan  
  Disney Meal Planner
  Menus    
  Recipes 
  Restaurant Reviews  
  Restaurant Pictures 
  Snacks 
Recreation 
  Diving & Snorkeling 
  Fishing 
  Horses  
  Golf
  Miniature Golf 
  Parasailing/
  Skydiving
   
  Recreation  
  Surfing 
Transportation 
  Airfare
  Airport Transfers     
Miscellaneous 
  Casting  
  Character Pages  
  Daycare at WDW 
  Disney-related Charity 
  Florida Laws
  Hearing Aids 
  Hidden Mickeys
 
at Wilderness Lodge
  How to Make šoš  
  How To Help
  
WDWPlanner 
  Insider Secrets 
  Media  
  New  
  Pirates  
  Poll
  Religious Services
  Rumors
  Treasured Memories  
  Trip Planning
  Wallpaper  
  Weather 
Check Lists
  Check-In Checklist  
  Packing List-Woman  
  Packing List-Man        
  Packing List-Child    
  Packing List-Baby     
Resorts
  Resort Rates  
  Disney Resort Extras  
  Campfire Singalong 
  Disney Vacation Club  
  Electrical Water Pageant 
  All Star Movies  
  All Star Music  
  All Star Sports  
  Animal Kingdom Lodge
  Bay Lake Tower  
  Beach Club 
  Beach Club Villas  
  Boardwalk Inn 
  Boardwalk Villas  
  Caribbean Beach 
  Contemporary
  Coronado Springs  
  Dolphin 
  Fort Wilderness   
  Grand Floridian 
  Old Key West  
  Polynesian 
  Pop Century 
  Port Orleans French
 
Quarter 
  Port Orleans Riverside
  
  Saratoga Springs  
  Shades of Green  
  Swan 
  Treehouse Villas  
  Wilderness Lodge 
  Wilderness Lodge Villas 
  Yacht Club 
Offsite Lodging
  Gaylord Palms Resort  
Links, Awards, Web rings
  Advertising
  Awards
  Links
  Link Exchange   
  Sponsors 
  Web Rings 
Navigation
  Home 
  Search

 

Home | Advertising | How To Help This Website | Our Newsletter | Discussion Boards

Diane Kelley's WDW Planner is not affiliated with, maintained by, authorized by, endorsed by, or in any 
way officially connected with The Walt Disney Company or any of its affiliates.  Disney's official website 
can be found at
www.disney.com

Copyright 1998-2010 Diane Kelley.  All Rights Reserved.