Green Sea Turtles SeaWorld San Diego

Turtle Reef

SeaWorld is operating as a licensed and accredited zoo. Reservations are required to manage capacity for the health and safety of our guests and to comply with state and local governmental requirements. Rides, rollercoasters and indoor animal exhibits are temporarily closed at this time due to current State of California COVID-19 guidelines.

SeaWorld’s outdoor animal attractions, including dolphins, bat rays, Magellanic penguins, reef sharks, flamingos, sea otters, orcas, seals, sea lions, turtles, moray eels and more, will remain open in addition to SeaWorld’s world-famous Dolphin, Sea Lion and Orca Encounter live educational presentations with physically distanced seating.


Temporarily closed due to current State of California COVID-19 guidelines.

Embark upon the life cycle of sea turtles, learning about how they nest, where they live, what they eat and the threats they face in the wild. This total immersive experience includes Turtlelink, a touch-screen map that highlights SeaWorld’s rescue and conservation efforts.

Turtle Reef also includes Race for the Beach, an educational, motion-controlled video game that pits participants against others to illustrate sea turtles’ daunting sea-to-shore journey and the obstacles they face along the way, including pollution.