Animal Experiences

Animal Encounters

  • Dolphin Swim

    Dolphin Swim

    Swim with Dolphins at Discovery Point's Dolphin Lagoon

    • Checkbox selected Animal trainers introduce small groups of guests to amazing Bottlenose Dolphins
    • Checkbox selected Wade into the waters and get to know these marine mammals through hugs, kisses and rub downs
    • Checkbox selected Wetsuit use and towels are included

    Reservation is only valid for the date booked. One date change may be done at no charge 48 hours prior to reservation date with future changes at $30 per person. Guests must be 48 inches tall( (without shoes) to participate in Beluga/Dolphin/Sea Lion Swim. Guests under the age of 18 are required to be with an adult who is a paid participant or observer. This program is subject to change or cancellation without prior notice at the discretion of SeaWorld San Antonio. This program is non-refundable unless canceled 10 days prior to reservation date, not for resale and will be void if altered. For questions or to cancel or change your reservation please call 210-520-4SEA. Restrictions apply. Admission is not included.

    Prices Starting at
    Guest (must be 48 in. tall) $125.00 /ea.
  • Beluga Whale Swim

    Beluga Swim

    Swim with Beluga Whales at Discovery Point's Beluga Bay

    • Checkbox selected Animal trainers introduce small groups of guests to amazing Beluga Whales
    • Checkbox selected Dip into the waters to get to know these marine mammals through hugs, kisses and rub downs
    • Checkbox selected Wetsuit use and towels are included

    Reservation is only valid for the date booked. One date change may be done at no charge 48 hours prior to reservation date with future changes at $30 per person. Guests must be 48 inches tall (without shoes) to participate in Beluga/Dolphin/Sea Lion Swim. Guests under the age of 18 are required to be with an adult who is a paid participant or observer. This program is subject to change or cancellation without prior notice at the discretion of SeaWorld San Antonio. This program is non-refundable unless canceled 10 days prior to reservation date, not for resale and will be void if altered. For questions or to cancel or change your reservation please call 210-520-4SEA. Restrictions apply. Admission is not included.

    Prices Starting at
    Guest (must be 48 in. tall) $125.00 /ea.
  • Sea Lion Swim

    Sea Lion Swim

    Swim with Sea Lions at Discovery Point's Sea Lion Shallows

    • Checkbox selected Animal trainers introduce small groups of guests to amazing Sea Lions
    • Checkbox selected Wade into the waters and get to know these marine mammals through hugs, kisses and rub downs
    • Checkbox selected Wetsuit use and towels are included

    Reservation is only valid for the date booked. One date change may be done at no charge 48 hours prior to reservation date with future changes at $30 per person. Guests must be 48 inches tall (without shoes) to participate in Beluga/Dolphin/Sea Lion Swim. Guests under the age of 18 are required to be with an adult who is a paid participant or observer. This program is subject to change or cancellation without prior notice at the discretion of SeaWorld San Antonio. This program is non-refundable unless canceled 10 days prior to reservation date, not for resale and will be void if altered. For questions or to cancel or change your reservation please call 210-520-4SEA. Restrictions apply. Admission is not included.

    Prices Starting at
    Guest (must be 48 in. tall) $125.00 /ea.
  • Penguin Interaction

    Penguin Encounter

    Join us and enjoy the show as our penguins waddle and swim among the rocky cliffs and icy water of this wonderfully realistic habitat.

    • Checkbox selected Parkas and Boots provided
    • Checkbox selected While on the snow you will meet, greet, and touch a penguin
    • Checkbox selected Total Program duration is 45-60 minutes
    • Check-in will begin at 15 minutes prior to the reservation time. Call 210-523-3608 for check in location.
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • Due to safety restrictions all participants must be at least 48” tall.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled.
    • There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult.
    • This program does not allow for observers
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included but required to participate in the program.
    • Groups will be combined for a tour of about 4-6 guests.
    • Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change
    • This tour requires participants to climb and descend stairs and to navigate narrow hallways. Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    • The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible. Please keep in mind if you arrive late the program may already be in progress. For more dates of availability and questions please call 210-523-3608
    Prices Starting at
    Guest (Must be 48" Tall) $85.00 /ea.
  • Dolphin Encounter

    Dolphin encounter

    Have an up-close encounter with Bottlenose dolphins

    • Checkbox selected Meet some of SeaWorld's dolphins
    • Checkbox selected Learn how dolphins and trainers interact. Includes an opportunity to feed the dolphins!
    • Checkbox selected This tour takes place on dry land. There is no in-water interaction

    Key Points to Note:

    • Due to the special nature of this program, space is limited and early reservations are recommended
    • Non transferrable
    • Dates, program, prices and fees are subject to change without notice

    Cancellation Policy:

    • Cancellations 48 hours before your reservation will result in a full refund
    • Cancellations within 48 hours of your reservation will not be refunded
    • All events are subject to change and/or cancellation due to animal availability
    • Events are not cancelled due to inclement weather; program will still be offered except in the event of lightning
    Prices Starting at
    Ages 3 & Up $30.00 /ea.

Animal Tours

  • Ultimate Animal Experience

     

    VIP Animal Experience

    A must for animal lovers, this 7-hour tour brings together a collection of experiences found nowhere else in Texas - including unforgettable up-close encounters with some of the sea’s most amazing animals. This tour is the ultimate experience SeaWorld has to offer.

    • Checkbox selected Put on a wet suit, enter the water, and swim with bottlenose dolphins.
    • Checkbox selected Chat with trainers, and participate in a play-time and photo session with killer whales
    Experience Highlights
    • Dolphin Interaction program (photographer will be present for this portion of the tour on Park Open Hours Only)
    • Touch a shark
    • Touch a beluga whale
    • Touch a sea lion
    • Chat with trainers, and participate in a play-time and photo session with killer whales
    • Meet a penguin at our Penguin Encounter
    • Meet an Animal Ambassador
    • Jason's Deli box lunch will be provided
     
    Important Information
    • Check-in will begin at 8:15 AM and the program is scheduled to begin at 8:30 AM.
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • Due to safety restrictions all participants must be at least 48” tall.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled.
    • This program does not allow for observers.
    • A box lunch is provided, for dietary questions please call us at 210-523-3608.
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included or required to participate in the tour.
    • If the park is open and you would like to enter the park after the completion of your program admission is required. 
     
    There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult. Groups will be combined for a tour of about 10 guests. Groups for the dolphin interaction portion of this tour will be combined for a swim of about 24 guests. Sunglasses and all jewelry must be removed before participants enter the dolphin habitat. Participants must refrain from smoking. The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible. Please keep in mind if you arrive late, the program may already be in progress. Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change. For more dates of availability and questions please call 210-523-3608.
     
    This tour requires participants to climb and descend stairs and to navigate narrow hallways. Individuals with disabilities who require special accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    Prices Starting at
    General Admission $295.00 /ea.
  • Family Adventure Tour

    Family adventure tour

    Enjoy a tour before the park opens and meet an amazing array of animals

    • Checkbox selected Meet and Greet with Dolphins (no touch)
    • Checkbox selected Meet and Greet with Sea Lions
    • Check-in will begin at 15 minutes prior to the reservation time. Call 210-523-3608 for check in location.
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled.
    • There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult.
    • This program does not allow for observers
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included but required to participate in the program.
    • Groups will be combined for a tour of about 12 guests.
    • Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change
    • This tour requires participants to climb and descend stairs and to navigate narrow hallways. Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    • The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible. Please keep in mind if you arrive late the program may already be in progress.
    • For more dates of availability and questions please call 210-523-3608
    Prices Starting at
    Adult $65.00 /ea.
    Child (Ages 3-9) $45.00 /ea.
  • Dolphin Tour

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    View and learn all about dolphins on this tour

    • Checkbox selected Touch a dolphin
    • Checkbox selected Feed a dolphin
    • Checkbox selected Photo opportunity with a dolphin

    • Check-in will begin at 15 minutes prior to the reservation time.
    • Check in at the Dolphin Tour sign (to the right of Orca Theater)
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled.
    • There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult.
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included but required to participate in the program.
    • Groups will be combined for a tour of about 12 guests.
    • Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change
    • Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    • The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible. Please keep in mind if you arrive late the program may already be in progress.
    • For questions please call 210-523-3608
    Prices Starting at
    Adult $35.00 /ea.
    Child (Ages 3-9) $35.00 /ea.
  • Killer Whale Tour

    Killer Whale Tour

    A one of a kind experience featuring our most amazing ocean ambassador!

    • Checkbox selected Meet the killer whales and their trainers
    • Checkbox selected Participate in a playtime behaviors and feed the whales
    • Checkbox selected Capture amazing group photos
    • Check-in will begin at 15 minutes prior to the reservation time.
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled. There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult.
    • This program does not allow for observers. Participants must refrain from smoking
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included but required to participate in the program.
    • If the park is open and you would like to enter the park after the completions of your program admission is required.
    • Groups will be combined for a tour of about 20 guests.
    • Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change.
    • Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    • The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible. Please keep in mind if you arrive late the program may already be in progress
    • For questions please call 210-523-3608
    Prices Starting at
    Adult $35.00
    Child (Ages 3-9) $35.00
    Infant $0.00
  • Animal Ambassador Tour

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    Visit our Animal Ambassador team and the exotic and rescued animals they care for, plus hear some of the incredible stories of rescue and conservation that these animals represent every day!

    • Checkbox selected Meet an exotic and rescued animal
    • Checkbox selected Get your photo with their stars
    • Check-in will begin at 15 minutes prior to the reservation time.
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled. There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult.
    • This program does not allow for observers
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included but required to participate in the program.
    • If the park is open and you would like to enter the park after the completions of your program admission is required.
    • Groups will be combined for a tour of about 20 guests
    • Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change
    • This tour requires participants to climb and descend stairs and to navigate narrow hallways. Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    • Participants must refrain from smoking
    • The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible
    • Please keep in mind if you arrive late the program may already be in progress and portions missed will not be made up in the program
    • For questions please call 210-523-3608
    General Admission $15.00 /ea.
  • Beluga Whale Tour

    Beluga tour

    Go backstage at Beluga Bay for an up-close look at amazing marine mammals

    • Checkbox selected Go backstage at Beluga Bay
    • Checkbox selected Touch a beluga whale
    • Checkbox selected Chat with the trainers
    • Check-in will begin 15 minutes prior to the reservation time. Reservations vary please call 210-523-3608 to receive your tour check in time.
    • Check in at the Beluga Tour sign. (to the left of Beluga Stadium)
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled. There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult.
    • This program does not allow for observers
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included but required to participate in the program.
    • If the park is open and you would like to enter the park after the completions of your program admission is required.
    • Groups will be combined for a tour of about 20 guests
    • Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change
    • Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    • Participants must refrain from smoking
    • The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible
    • Please keep in mind if you arrive late the program may already be in progress
    • For questions please call 210-523-3608
    Prices Starting at
    Adult $25.00 /ea.
    Child (Ages 3-9) $25.00 /ea.
  • Sea Lion Tour

    Sea Lion tour

    Go backstage at Sea Lion Shallows for an up-close look at amazing marine mammals and to chat with trainers.

    • Checkbox selected Touch a sea lion
    • Checkbox selected Participate in a sea lion feed
    • Checkbox selected Photo opportunity with a sea lion
    • Check-in will begin at 15 minutes prior to the reservation time. Reservation times vary please call 210-523-3608 to receive your tour check in time.
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled.
    • There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult.
    • This program does not allow for observers
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included but required to participate in the program.
    • Groups will be combined for a tour of about 20 guests.
    • Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change
    • Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    • The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible. Please keep in mind if you arrive late the program may already be in progress. For more dates of availability and questions please call 210-523-3608
    Prices Starting at
    Adult $25.00 /ea.
    Child (Ages 3-9) $25.00 /ea.
  • Shark Tour

    Shark Tour

    Separate fact from fiction as you explore the incredible diversity and design of sharks. Dare to peer down into our 450,000-gallon aquarium to discover how we care for these perfect predators.

    • Checkbox selected Get a unique view at the top of the shark aquarium at Explorer's Reef
    • Checkbox selected Go backstage and touch a shark
    • Check-in will begin at 15 minutes prior to the reservation time.
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled. There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult.
    • This program does not allow for observers
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included but required to participate in the program.
    • If the park is open and you would like to enter the park after the completions of your program admission is required.
    • Groups will be combined for a tour of about 12 guests
    • Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change
    • This tour requires participants to climb and descend stairs and to navigate narrow hallways. Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    • Participants must refrain from smoking
    • The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible
    • Please keep in mind if you arrive late the program may already be in progress and portions missed will not be made up in the program
    • For questions please call 210-523-3608
    Prices Starting at
    General Admission $8.00
  • Penguin Tour

    Behind the scenes tour

    Go backstage at Penguin Encounter for an up-close look at this amazing species

    • Checkbox selected Chat with trainers
    • Checkbox selected Meet a penguin
    • Check-in will begin 15 minutes prior to the reservation time.
    • Check in at the Penguin Tour sign. (Just inside the Penguin Encounter building)
    • Reservation Confirmation is only valid for the date of your reservation.
    • All guests under 18 years of age must be accompanied by a paying adult. A parent/guardian must purchase program admission and accompany participants under the age of 18. Anyone under the age of 18 booked without a paid adult may have their reservation cancelled. There are limited spots available and we cannot guarantee there will be room to add the required paid adult.
    • This program does not allow for observers
    • If you are participating on a day that SeaWorld is open, park admission is not included but required to participate in the program.
    • If the park is open and you would like to enter the park after the completions of your program admission is required.
    • Groups will be combined for a tour of about 10 guests
    • Program times, prices, components and animal participation are subject to change
    • Individuals with disabilities who require accommodations should call us at 210-523-3608 to discuss requests prior to making 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 with in the time provided.
    • Participants must refrain from smoking
    • The program fee is non-refundable, however the program will be rescheduled when possible
    • Please keep in mind if you arrive late the program may already be in progress
    • For questions please call 210-523-3608
    Prices Starting at
    Adult $25.00 /ea.
    Child $25.00 /ea.