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Penguins Up-Close Tour

Don’t miss your chance to chill out with the coolest birds at SeaWorld. During your approximately 45-minute adventure at Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin®, you will meet one of our incredible birds and learn all about their care from our animal experts.

  • Penguin Up-Close Tour

    Penguin Up Close Tour

    Go behind-the-scenes with us at Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin on this approximately 45-minute walking tour to hear from our animal experts about what it takes to care for these unique birds.

    • Get a rare opportunity to interact with and touch a penguin

    Admission to SeaWorld is not included and is required to attend this program. Children under 3 are free and do not require a tour reservation. All guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult. Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change and availability. Cancellations with less than 24 hours’ notice are nonrefundable. Participants are advised to check in at the park’s Information and Reservation counter at least 30 minutes prior to the tour start time. Late arrivals may miss program components or may not be accommodated due to limited tour availability. No refunds will be given for missed tours. Small groups will be combined to form a program group of about 12 guests. Please be aware that the penguin habitat is approximately 30 degrees F and that the pathways in the area may be wet and walking surfaces may be uneven. Guests using a motorized wheelchair/ECV must be able to transfer to a manual wheelchair (provided on tour). Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations for the tour are encouraged to visit the Contact Us page to discuss accommodation requests prior to making tour reservations. SeaWorld respectfully requests 2 weeks’ notice of any need for accommodation, but every effort will be made to satisfy requests received less than 2 weeks in advance to the extent possible within the time provided. 

    Prices Starting at
    Adult (18+) $60.00 /ea.
    Minor (Under 18) $60.00 /ea.