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SeaWorld San Diego, San Diego

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#1 of 6 in Theme Parks in San Diego
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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  • The day we visited was extremely quiet, a Thursday during the school year. We walked into every thrill ride with no wait, rode Manta 6 times. We are not big fans of the animal shows as they seem too m...  more »
  • We went on the last weekend before Halloween / 2019. (10/27/2019). It was a cloudy day and a bit cool. Sometimes it can get very hot even though it is next to the ocean. We saw my favorite show. Clyde...  more »
  • At dawn I took 3 tickets online, plus 3 quick queue to avoid the queue. This is also the more expensive one that can be used to sit on the new tidal twister, so that this type of ticket is more than $30. Compared to this, the tidal twister was shut down, did not work. And yet they did not know this morning??? Swipe. I thought about it. Quality will be like the Los Angeles Universal Studio But it has nothing to do with it, much weaker. The electric Eek and the orca show were good, the rest are forgeable.
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  • We have gone on the weekend and during a weekday. If you are able to, it’s way better to go during the middle of the week. Less crowded and you’re able to actually see everything without being pushed around. The staff is super friendly and it’s clean and well taken care of. You are able to take in your own snacks and drinks, just not alcoholic drinks. That’s a big plus! The food is really good though, especially Calypso Bay Smokehouse!
  • If you can, try experiencing SeaWorld at different times of the day. Last night we went for their glow "time" and it was fun, different and a lot less crowded. The electric circle and the dolphin shows are some of our favorite as well as the entrance "hands-on" interaction aquariums and the kids rides in the bay of play. Pack snacks and a change of clothes because chances are your kids will get both hungry and wet.
  • Fun for the family. The shows haven't changed much. They are slightly more educational and not as many jumps and stunts by the whales but they are okay. Park is not big as Disneyland so one can easily walk from one end to the other. Would recommend checking the show schedule because you'll be planning the day around that since that seems to be the main attraction.
  • Awesome place to visit. The shows are very fun and educational to watch. You can feed sea lions and rays if you are willing to pay for it. My only complaint is that the shows are in the open with no shade or coverings so, wear lots of sunscreen.
  • An incredible day in a beautiful park. Everything was immaculate. The kids loved the animal shows and the rides. We got the Dining Plan and the Quick Queue upgrades and would highly recommend both. The Calypso Bay Smokehouse had good Brisket and sausage. The chocolate cake was fairly good, and the strawberries were terrific! The Cirque de Electric and Atlantis Ignites shows were incredible and well worth staying for. Love this park!
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