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“Had a lot of fun” 5 of 5 stars
Review of SeaWorld San Diego

SeaWorld San Diego
500 SeaWorld Drive, SeaWorld of California, San Diego, CA 92109
800 25 SHAMU
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SeaWorld San Diego Transportation and Admission
Ranked #30 of 193 Attractions in San Diego
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Amusement/ Theme Parks, Water Parks, Aquariums, Amusement Parks
Activities: Viewing wildlife, Swimming with dolphins
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: SeaWorld takes you on a one-of-a-kind journey to the wonders that exist beyond the ocean's door. A place where up-close encounters connect you to the energy, excitement and mystery of the sea and sea life. A world of fascinating days, captivating nights and exhilarating adventure. Plus, Sesame Street presents Lights, Camera, Imagination!, a new 4-D movie and the all-new Sesame Street Bay of Play, an all-new play area with three family-friendly rides.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Activities for young children
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“Had a lot of fun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2013

We spent one day at SeaWorld San Diego on the day after Christmas. We purchased the All-day Dining Pass, and Premium Quick Queue. The park attractions were very entertaining (especially the shows), but we particularly enjoyed the hands-on exhibits (dolphin interaction, sting rays, etc.). We also enjoyed using the all-day dining pass and felt we got more than our money's worth. We ate breakfast at the park just after opening, and ate at several of the restaurants throughout the day. We expected the park to be very crowded during the holidays, so we purchased the quick queue add-on. However, the only time we really would have needed it was in the afternoon. Mornings and Evening were very light crowds (although there was a light rain storm earlier in the day and that may have reduced the crowds). I would definitely consider the all-day dining on a future visit, but I would be hesitant to recommend the quick queue unless the crowds were significantly more than what we experienced.

Visited December 2012
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“Pricey for a zoo with a roller coaster”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013 via mobile

The animals and shows were very nice. However the price of admission was very high and besides the shows, the exhibits were lack luster.

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OAKLAND
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“What fun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

Wife and i went. It was really fun all the animals and shows. Go and see the beluga whales and the walrus, TV does these animals no justice, they are huge!! My wife got on the Atlantis and it was not a hot day but she had fun. Also you will appreciate the flat land compared to the Zoo.

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Pearl City, Hawaii
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“Family Fun”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

This was just an awesome visit. Had to do it twice. Family vacation a must if you are into ocean animals. The dolphin, killer whales and seal shows were just awesome.

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Pickering, Canada
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“Nature at its best!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013

We had a great time. Many animals and sea creatures. The zoo lay out is very well done. The tram rides are informative and enjoyable. Lots of gardens and natural wildlife. Breathtaking!
Nelin

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