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SeaWorld San Diego, San Diego

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Spreading over 77 hectares (190 acres), SeaWorld San Diego features 26 animal habitats and dozens of shows and interactive exhibits depicting sea life in its many forms. Make a splash on the water roller coaster Journey to Atlantis, with its 18 m (60 ft) drop, or venture through the underwater tunnels for an up-close look at the giant sea turtles and great white sharks. Swim with the dolphins or dine alongside Shamu the orca. Arrange to visit SeaWorld San Diego and other attractions in San Diego using our San Diego holiday planner.
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  • We spent one day while visiting San Diego in July 2018. It was fun. We watched the shows and we were impressed with them and all of the efforts these coaches put into this. The place also has rides so...  more »
  • We were here 4 times in a weeks stay. All I can say is the trainers and staff go out of their way to help people and take care of the animals. We were lucky enough to meet one of the dolphin trainers ...  more »
  • We have annual passes and have only been there twice this year. The first was to see the Christmas shows and recently for the night time shows. Well worth the time and money spent. Cirque Electric and...  more »
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  • very beautiful attractions would require more areas of shade. The shipwreck was quite exhausting for 2 hours in line under the sun and came out quite wet so I advise not to do it at the end of the day. We bought only one bracelet for free meals but have the limit of one order per hour. We were two adults and two kids and we loved it anyway. The cost is $38 for a bracelet. We stayed at the "Calypso Bay Smokehouse" restaurant and it was really good. I recommend the trio of examples in order to taste everything. Their fries are among the best ever eaten to date. The park seems small but you will spend the whole day. We did not try the fast-pass but I must say that in some cases they are useful especially if the boys want to repeat the races several times. Parking costs $22 and we did not have any problems. There are water dispensers near the restrooms so do not throw away the empty bottles. The evening is colored all of a thousand lights and is also very beautiful.
  • SeaWorld has changed so much for the better!! I’ve been coming a long time and this time I was amazed with all the improvements. The new electric eel ride is so fun gives you a perfect adrenaline rush! All the shows are fun to watch and the aquariums are beautiful. I stayed all day long and still didn’t do everything. My family and I enjoyed our day very much. The show illuminate is my favorite very fun and exciting. If you’re thinking about bringing the family just do it.
  • Great place to visit to explore sea world. Beautiful aquarium of sea water and fresh water fishes and other creatures. We can see all type of sea creatures starting from mini fishes to dolphins,whales,sharks,sea lions.Each has its own acrobatics live show where in you can enjoy their talents including of killer sharks which are very friendly with the trainers. The electric laser show with sea motorbike and water jet man acrobatics are really attractive and memorable.Children can enjoy the pleasant touch and biting of mini fishes and flashing of water on them by killer sharks. The flamingo gallery is eye catching with their pink colour. Number of good fast food stations and sitting arrangements everywhere for tired tourists. A great place to visit and spend one or two days.
  • I never went to Sea World as a kid, but now I was able to take mine. They loved all the shows and rides. It was a good family outing. We bought year passes and my kids are excited to go again and again. I love the cool breeze coming in when the sun starts to set. You can be there for 8 to 10 hours and the time just flies by. The night shows are awesome. It keeps my boys attention with the flashing lights, dancing and water works.
  • Got some annual passes and it's nice to be able to go and watch a couple shows and not be rushed to see everything at once. Saw the cirque electric show and it was pretty good! Loved the jet ski performer and all the acrobatics! Only downside is the were tons of people, so get in line early if you want a decent seat. Not sure how I feel about pat lying for preferred seeing after forking over money for annual passes though. May be worth it to not wait in line for some I guess.

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