Join us in Friendship Flats and make friends with all of our rays. Guided by an experienced Ripley’s Diver, you’ll wade in in the water with the stingrays and even enter Ray Bay to snorkel with them! Experience the ultimate ray-date with our magnificent ocean friends!

  • Cost is $75 +tax per person
  • A hands-on, immersive 30-minute experience in Friendship Flats and Ray Bay
  • All participants must be at least 6 years of age
  • Participants must provide their own swimsuit, towel, and flip flops
  • Wetsuit, mask, snorkel, and life jacket will be provided

The Stingray Experience is an add-on to your Aquarium ticket and does not include admission to the Aquarium. Aquarium Admission is required to participate in the experience.

On the day of your experience, please check in at Guest Services 20 minutes prior to your scheduled experience time.


During this program you will have the unique opportunity to enter the stingray exhibit for an up close and personal encounter. Touch and feed these amazing creatures, and snorkel in the exhibit for an immersive experience.

The Aquarium will provide all of the necessary equipment, including wetsuits, masks, snorkels, and life jackets so you can feel comfortable and safe while exploring the exhibit. Our trained professionals will be your guide, providing you with information about the stingrays and their habitat.

Our interactive Stingray Experience is suitable for those ages 6 and above and is perfect for families, groups of friends, or solo adventurers. Come and join us for an unforgettable experience with these fascinating creatures!