SEAWORLD SAN DIEGO

Located 18 miles from Best Western Otay Valley, this attraction has something for everyone. It combines classic amusement park thrills with a multitude of underwater creatures that will amaze and amuse. For those looking for an interactive experience, there's nothing quite like feeding an animal by hand. And then there are educational aspects like meeting and talking with an animal trainer. Whatever your interests, make sure to bring your walking shoes. SeaWorld San Diego covers nearly 200 acres.

WHAT TYPES OF ANIMALS CAN I EXPECT TO SEE AT SEAWORLD?

You'll be in for a real treat when it comes to the animals that populate this popular attraction. These creatures cover the spectrum and include killer whales, bottlenose dolphins, sea turtles, penguins, beluga whales, sharks, black vultures, flamingos, harbor seals, California sea lions, walruses, polar bears, California sea otters, bat rays, and crowned cranes from East Africa.

WHAT KIND OF LIVE SHOWS ARE THERE?

There is no shortage of unique live shows at SeaWorld San Diego. Here is a brief overview of what's available. "One Ocean" is a celebration of the sea and stars the world-renowned Shamu. Don't miss out on dancing dogs, cavorting cats, and a boatload of birds in "Pets Rule!" One of the funniest shows around is "Sea Lions Live," which features the daffy dynamic duo of Clyde and Seamore.

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