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Sea World Orlando - At a Glance

Many visitors are surprised to discover that there is a lot more to Sea World than Shamu. Sitting on over 200 acres, Sea World is one of the largest zoological parks and is devoted entirely to mammals, birds, fish and reptiles. The park also features one of the world’s largest animal rescue programs, caring for hundreds of endangered animals each year.

How to get there:
Sea World is located at the intersection of I-4 and SR 528 (Bee Line Expressway), south of Universal Orlando and north of Walt Disney World and 15 minutes from Orlando airport.

Single Day Ticket - Adult: $53.95, Child (Ages 3 - 9): $44.95, age 2 and under are free.
Discounts available for members, guests with disabilities, senior citizen and military personnel.
*prices subject to change without notice.

Cars: $6.00, RV's: $7.00, Shamu Preferred parking: $10.00

Park Hours:
Sea World opens at 9 a.m. daily. Closing hours vary with the seasons. During the Fall & Winter months the Park closes at 6/7 p.m. (excluding Holiday weeks). Hours increase during the Spring & Summer. Closing at 9/10 p.m.

Strollers, wheelchairs, lockers and indoor, climate controlled pet kennels are available for rental. Wheelchair seating is available at all facilities. Diaper changing and baby nursing areas, first aid, foreign currency exchange, 24-hour automated teller machine, taxi and bus parking may be found on-site.


Kraken: The monster of all roller coasters is the tallest, fastest, longest and only floorless roller coaster in Orlando. It will take you to the heights of a 15-story building and turn you upside down seven times, all at speeds reaching 65 mph! Kraken has a 54" height requirement.

Journey to Atlantis!: Traveling on water and high-speed rails, you’ll be chased by spirits. You'll never know what's around the next corner or the next 60-foot drop. Journey to Atlantis has a 42" height requirement.

Pets Ahoy!:  A funny show featuring the talents of dogs, cats, birds, rats, and other animals performing skits. 25 minutes of action and comedy.

Shamu Adventure:  The show demonstrates the awesome power of Sea World’s family of seven killer whales. Jack Hanna takes you on an adventure exploring killer whales in the ocean and the Shamu family.

Key West Dolphin Fest: Atlantic bottlenose dolphins, false killer whales and their trainers entertain with athletic abilities and humor.

Clyde and Seamore Take Pirate Island: Sea World's comical flippered family teams up with comedic plunders and misadventure.

Key West - Dolphin Cove:   Live entertainment and up-close encounters with dolphins.

Wild Arctic: A jet helicopter motion based flight to a remote research station called Base Station Wild Arctic. Enter the frozen wonderland of the Arctic and encounter walruses, beluga whales, and two famous polar bears named Klondike and Snow.
A non-motion ride is also available.

Tropical Rain Forest:  Beautiful areas featuring exotic birds, 30 foot bamboo trees, banyan trees, and many other plants found in the world’s rain forests.

Shark Encounter: Travel through the world's largest underwater tunnel. You'll be just inches away from dangerous predators.

Penguin Encounter: A 120-foot long moving walkway will transport you through a frozen wonderland filled with hundreds of penguins.

 Pacific Point Preserve: Feed sea lions and seals at this rocky Pacific coastline habitat.

Manatees: The Last Generation:  Immerse yourself in the world of endangered giants.

Shamu - Close Up!: Be eye-to-eye with the killer whales. A 7 million gallon observation area.

Stingray Lagoon:  Visit the 40,000-gallon habitat. It's one of the world's few exhibits that is exclusively dedicated to the stingray.

Clydesdale Hamlet:
  Visit Sea World's famous Budweiser Clydesdales up close and personal.


Odyssea: This 30 minute show combines acrobatic performances, comedy, whimsical costumes and amazing special effects.

. . . and More:

Shamu's Happy Harbor: A kid’s paradise. Climb, jump and slide in a tropical playground.

Midway: Features all types of video and skill games. Skee-ball, squirt gun races, simulators and pinball games for all ages.

Sky Tour:  Go to the top of Sea World's 400-foot landmark.
Currently closed.


Touch a penguin! Tours are one hour walking tours that are ideal for children and adults. $7.95 for adults - $6.95 for children, ages 3-9

Adventure Express Tour: A six-hour tour. Includes reserved seating at select shows, no waiting in ride lines, lunch, feed and touch animals and you'll have your very own Adventure guide. Sign up at the Tour desk before 10:30 a.m. Tour price is in addition to park admission.


Guests may choose from nine restaurants, ranging from full service to cafeteria style. Also, the nightly “Aloha Polynesian Luau Dinner and Show” feature’s traditional music, song, dance and food from the islands of Hawaii. Reservations are required.

The Spice Mill
The Waterfront at SeaWorld

Shamu and Crew Character Breakfast
In The Waterfront at SeaWorld - Seafire Inn

Sharks Underwater Grill
Adjacent to Shark Encounter

Dine with Shamu
Near Shamu Stadium

Makahiki Luau
In The Waterfront at SeaWorld - Seafire Inn

Seafire Inn
The Waterfront at SeaWorld

Voyagers Wood Fired Pizzas
The Waterfront at SeaWorld

The Waterfront at SeaWorld

Mango Joe’s Café
Near Shamu Stadium and Wild Arctic

Captain Pete’s Island Eats
Near Dolphin Cove in Key West at SeaWorld

Mama’s Kitchen
Near the Penguin Encounter

Smoky Creek Grill
Near the Penguin Encounter

The Deli
Anheuser-Busch Hospitality Center

For general park information, call (800) 4-ADVENTURE, or (407) 351-3600.


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