Celebrate the curious wonders of the sea at one of San Diego’s most iconic destinations. Located on beautiful Mission Bay, SeaWorld® San Diego is a world-class marine park that pairs captivating animal experiences, marine attractions, shows and exhibits with thrilling rides.


SeaWorld San Diego Dolphins

Animal Experiences

Visit the Wild Arctic and get up-close with beluga whales, harbor seals and walruses, who serve as ambassadors for their wild counterparts in the arctic. Watch the wonder of penguins at the Penguin Encounter, home to nearly 400 penguins, including the only colony of emperor penguins in the Western Hemisphere. Stop by the play-filled Otter Outlook to see five rescued sea otters that can only survive in SeaWorld®’s expert care. Catch an amazing dolphin adventure or comical sea lion show. Explore fascinating aquariums and exotic birds from around the world, then dive into the world of sea turtles at the all-new Turtle Reef.


SeaWorld® San Diego is the only park in the world to experience the inspiring Orca Encounter ― a live documentary-style presentation featuring SeaWorld®’s majestic family of killer whales.



SeaWorld San Diego Emperor Top Attraction


Beyond the sanctuary of the park’s marine life residents, a world of play awaits. Take a ride on some of the park’s thrilling coasters, like Tidal Twister — SeaWorld®’s newest attraction and the world’s first horizontal, infinity-loop coaster. Zip through electrifying loops and high-energy twists on the Electric Eel, San Diego’s fastest and tallest roller coaster. In the spirit of the world’s largest ray, buckle up for some serious soaring and diving aboard the double-launch coaster, Manta. Or cool off on the winding river water ride, Shipwreck Rapids.



Otter at SeaWorld San Diego


Every visit to a SeaWorld® park helps support its vital rescue program. For more than 55 years, SeaWorld® has come to the aid of more than 41,000 ill and injured marine animals, with the goal of returning them to the wild for a second chance at life.