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8 Can’t-Miss Experiences at SeaWorld San Diego

Come Face-to-Face with the Wonders of the Sea

SeaWorld San Diego is the ultimate combination of oceanic inspiration, animal amazement, immersive education and awesome thrills. Learn about SeaWorld’s rescue and rehabilitation efforts, get up-close-and-personal with your favorite animals and brave the world-class coasters … it’s all part of a SeaWorld day. Check out these eight unforgettable experiences at SeaWorld San Diego.

 

See Animal Rescue Efforts First-Hand

See How SeaWorld is Helping Animals Globally

For more than five decades, the SeaWorld Rescue team has provided more than 40,000 animals with a second chance at life, always with the goal of rehabilitating them and returning them to the ocean.

Learn About Magical Marine Life

Learn About Magical Marine Life

From sea turtles and sharks to otters and penguins, the animals at SeaWorld San Diego offer endless opportunities to learn how you can do your part. Discover ways to care for and protect animals in the wild when you meet SeaWorld's knowledgeable animal care specialists.

Two young kids hug while holding stuffed animals at SeaWorld San Diego.

Dive Into Adventure at Rescue Jr.

SeaWorld's newest area for play and learning is filled with fun, from rescue-themed rides to a splash zone to real rescue vehicles, plus opportunities to meet SeaWorld's animal conservation ambassadors and discover how rescues happen.

Soar on World-Class Coasters

Enjoy Thrilling Coasters and Kid-Friendly Rides

Get ready to dive, flip, spin, and zoom through and above SeaWorld! Take on high-energy twists and turns on such thrilling coasters as Electric Eel, Manta and the towering Emperor. Then venture over to Arctic Rescue, the fastest and longest straddle coaster on the West Coast. And don't miss such kid-friendly rides as Octarock and Tentacle Twirl.

Experience Awe-Inspiring Shows

Experience Awe-Inspiring Animal Presentations

Learn about marine life and see the strong connection between animals and the specialists who care for them. Connect with the ocean's most magnificent animals at Orca Encounter, celebrate life at Dolphin Adventures, and attend an educational, fun-filled presentation at Sea Lion & Otter Spotlight.

Dolphin animal encounter at SeaWorld San Diego

Get Up Close With Amazing Animals

Come face to face with some of SeaWorld's wonderful animals — including walruses, dolphins, penguins and beluga whales — with a behind-the-scenes animal encounter. This is a great activity for the family to do together.

Atlantis at SeaWorld San Diego

Cool Off on Water Rides

Ready to dive into some water thrills? Cascade down watery cataracts on Journey to Atlantis, get soaked on Shipwreck Rapids, or play in the fountains of the Rescue Bay Splash Zone.

Electric Ocean at SeaWorld San Diego

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Add to Your Visit With Seasonal Events

Every season has a reason to visit. Sip and sample your way around the world at the Seven Seas Food Festival. Immerse yourself in the dazzling light and music of the Summer Spectacular. Enjoy family Halloween fun at the Spooktacular, or meet the face of your fears at the all-new nighttime Howl-O-Scream. And make spirits bright during the Christmas Celebration. At SeaWorld San Diego, can’t-miss events happen all year long.

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