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Rides & Roller Coasters

Best Thrill & Family Rides in San Diego

Rides, rollercoasters and some attractions are temporarily closed at this time due to current State of California COVID-19 guidelines.

  • Electric Eel
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    Electric Eel

    The tallest, fastest roller coaster in San Diego is here – a multi-launch coaster with high-energy twists, electrifying loops and inversions.
    Electric Eel is temporarily closed.

    • High Thrill
    • Roller Coaster
  • Journey to Atlantis

    Journey to Atlantis

    Inspired by one of the sea’s favorite legends, this popular flume ride returns with an all-new look and smoother ride experience! Explore a lost civilization, and experience an action adventure with splashing thrills!
    Journey to Atlantis is temporarily closed.

    • Roller Coaster
    • Water Rides
    • High Thrill
  • Abbys Sea Star Spin

    Abby's Sea Star Spin

    Take the kids for some whirling, twirling fun on a classic spinning teacup ride. You control the spin with the wheel at the center of your starfish-inspired riding cup.
    Abby's Sea Star Spin is temporarily closed.

    • Good for Small Children
    • Low Thrill
  • Aqua Scout

    Aqua Scout

    Laugh out loud as six mini submarines spin, bump, and bounce you around.
    Aqua Scout is temporarily closed.

    • Good for Small Children
    • Low Thrill
  • Bayside Skyride

    Bayside Skyride

    Take a break on this roundtrip skyride and treat yourself to beautiful views as you soar above the park and scenic Mission Bay on a gently gliding gondola. Guests under 56” must be accompanied by a Supervising Companion. Please note there is a $6 entrance fee for guests ages 3 and older.
    Bayside Skyride is temporarily closed.

    • Low Thrill
  • Elmos Flying Fish

    Elmo's Flying Fish

    Younger kids love this up and down ride across an imaginary ocean – on a flying fish that looks surprisingly like a favorite Sesame Street® character – Elmo.
    Elmo's Flying Fish is temporarily closed.

    • Good for Small Children
    • Low Thrill
  • Ride Manta the roller coaster at SeaWorld

    Manta

    Buckle up for a multi-media family launch coaster that lives up to its name. Two thrilling launches send riders soaring and diving in the spirit of world’s largest ray.
    Manta is temporarily closed.

    • Roller Coaster
    • High Thrill
  • Octarock

    Octarock

    Swing high and reach for the sky as the swing rocks back and forth.
    Octarock is temporarily closed.

    • Low Thrill
    • Good for Small Children
  • Oscars Rocking Eel

    Oscar's Rockin' Eel

    Oscar the Grouch might be grumpy, but his eel pal is one slippery character! Hang on as he spins and slithers you along on a side-to-side slide of an adventure.
    Oscar's Rockin' Eel is temporarily closed.

    • Good for Small Children
    • Low Thrill
  • Shipwreck Rapids

    Shipwreck Rapids

    Cool off on one of Southern California’s favorite water rides. A winding river turns to rolling whitewater rapids before plunging through a waterfall finale.
    Shipwreck Rapids is temporarily closed.

    • Medium Thrill
    • Water Rides
  • Tentacle Twirl

    Tentacle Twirl

    Take to the skies in this exciting, jellyfish-themed swing ride.
    Tentacle Twirl is temporarily closed.

    • Low Thrill
  • Tidal Twister
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    Tidal Twister

    Feel the thrill of this unique dueling roller coaster ride featuring high-speed turns and upside-down twists.
    Tidal Twister is temporarily closed.

    • High Thrill
    • Roller Coaster
  • Riptide Rescue

    Riptide Rescue

    Set out on your own sea turtle rescue mission aboard a boat on this classic spinner ride. But hold on — like SeaWorld’s actual rescues, it can take quite a few turns.
    Riptide Rescue is temporarily closed.

    • Medium Thrill
  • Sea Dragon Drop

    Sea Dragon Drop

    Take an exciting ride on our child-sized shot-n-drop tower.
    Sea Dragon Drop is temporarily closed.

    • Good for Small Children
    • Low Thrill
  • Skytower

    Skytower

    Enjoy breathtaking views up to a hundred miles in every direction, from the beauty of Mission Bay to the deep blue of the Pacific Ocean to our San Diego’s historic skyline. Guests under 48” must be accompanied by a Supervising Companion. Please note there is a $6 entrance fee for guests ages 3 and older.
    SkyTower is temporarily closed.

    • Low Thrill

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