Immerse yourself in the adventure of a lifetime! Our Shark Dive puts you inside a cage – right in the middle of circling sharks and an array of fish that cannot be found together anywhere on Earth.
An extreme adventure like no other, Shark Dive is an experience that puts you nose-to-nose with some of the ocean’s top predators inside our 120,000-gallon Lost City of Atlantis Shark Exhibit. No diving certification is necessary, and a trained Shark Dive Instructor accompanies all participants (must be 12 or older; ages 12-17 must be accompanied by parent/guardian).
Please note that all participants must sign and return a Liability Waiver prior to their dive.
Shark Dive participants are provided with everything necessary for their dive, including wetsuit, scuba gear, and an underwater mask that allows normal breathing and underwater communications.
Each Shark Dive adventure consists of an educational program about sharks, including a guided tour of their habitats, a lesson and safety briefing, and the dive itself.
There’s no better – or safer – way to experience the captivating allure of sharks than with our Shark Dive.
Friday-Sunday at 11:00am
Members: $175.00 plus tax (Aquarium Admission is included with a membership)
Non-Members: $195.00 (Aquarium Admission MUST be purchased with Adventure) plus tax
This adventure must be booked 72 hours in advance. There is a 72-hour cancellation policy, within 72 hours, no refund – Aquarium credit only. Reservations required by calling 631.208.9200, ext. 426, or in person.
If you have an existing medical condition, you must also sign a Medical Release that we will email to you after you make your reservation. Please complete and sign your portion, and have your physician do the same. You must bring this completed form with you on the day of your dive.
If you have any questions or would like to speak with a representative about a Shark Dive, please call 631.208.9200, ext. 426.
Poseidon’s 12-foot trident, pillars, and other remnants of the Lost City of Atlantis Exhibit create a ghostly environment for the inhabitants of the 120,000-gallon Lost City of Atlantis Shark Exhibit.
Menacing-looking sand tiger sharks (Carcharias taurus), bottom-dwelling nurse sharks (Ginglymostoma cirratum), and a gaping moray eel (Gymnothorax funebris) join a massive Queensland grouper (Epinephelus lanceolatus) and other fish in an exhibit that forms the centerpiece of the Long Island Aquarium.
Despite their fearsome appearance, the sharks in this exhibit, like most shark species, are not aggressive towards humans unless they are provoked. Learn this firsthand from within the shark tank! Make your reservations for a Shark Dive today and get a thrilling look at these beautiful animals from a sharks-eye view! After you dive amongst them, you can feed them by embarking on the Shark Keeper Adventure!