Busch Gardens® Williamsburg is a European-themed adventure park with world-class roller coasters, natural beauty and shared family fun. Voted the world's most beautiful theme park for 22 consecutive years, Busch Gardens offers culinary delights from around the world, unique shopping, live stage shows and exciting thrill rides. The newest addition to the park’s coaster line-up, Verbolten®, is an Autobahn-themed launch coaster taking riders from the scenic Germany countryside to a thrilling detour through the forbidden Black Forest. Busch Gardens also is home to Griffon®, a dive coaster and more than 50 additional rides and attractions. Sesame Street® Forest of Fun™ features your favorite Sesame Street® characters, family-friendly rides, and playgrounds. The park also offers seasonal events including the terrifying Howl-O-Scream® and ChristmasTown™: A Busch Gardens® Celebration, a holiday wonderland with millions of lights. For more information, visit BuschGardens.com/VA.
Guests can dive into summertime fun at Water Country USA®, Virginia’s largest water park. The park offers fun for the entire family with a retro surf theme, resort-style amenities and water rides. Attractions include Vanish Point®, a drop slide with two ways to drop straight down and out of sight. Water Country USA also includes pools, children’s play areas and lazy rivers, offering hours of fun in the summer sun. The park features resort-style amenities to help guests make the most of their day, including lounge chairs and deluxe cabana rentals. With Water Country USA’s refreshing water rides, live entertainment and delicious eateries, the park offers fun for everyone. For more information, visit WaterCountryUsa.com.
SeaWorld® Orlando offers an exciting and educational blend of marine-life shows, rides and attractions. The park immerses guests in the mysteries of the sea through up-close animal discoveries, thrilling rides and unforgettable live stage shows. Whether riding Manta®, getting drenched by Shamu®, or feeding seals and sea lions, vacation adventures become lifelong memories at SeaWorld. All new is TurtleTrek®, one of the first attractions featuring two massive naturalistic habitats, home to endangered sea turtles manatees, and a 3-D, 360 degree dome theater. The dome allows a 3-D movie to be shown all around guests and even above them. The Orlando family of SeaWorld parks also includes Aquatica® and Discovery Cove®. For more information, visit SeaWorldOrlando.com.
From high-speed water slides and exhilarating wave pools, to tranquil beaches and the remarkable animal habitats that are the hallmark of SeaWorld®, AquaticaTM delights all ages and interests. This waterpark is home to some of the world’s most thrilling water rides, featuring slides, rivers and lagoons, and sparkling white, sandy beaches. Aquatica’s exclusive attractions promise unlimited fun, sending guests on amazing undersea adventures and through breathtaking animal exhibits. Just across the street from SeaWorld Orlando, Aquatica offers guest amenities for the perfect Orlando vacation, including relaxing loungers and private cabanas, as well as a variety of dining options. For more information, visit AquaticaOrlando.com.
Discovery Cove Orlando® is a reservations-only paradise adjacent to SeaWorld that offers guests the ultimate all-inclusive experience through up-close encounters with dolphins and other exotic sea life. Guests can swim with dolphins, snorkel among colorful fish and rays, hand-feed tropical birds in a free-flight aviary and relax on pristine beaches. The Grand Reef® is the perfect balance of adventure and relaxation where guests can snorkel below and above rays and exotic fish in this fully immersive experience. Freshwater Oasis® is an all-new attraction featuring wading adventures and face-to-face encounters with playful otters and curious marmosets. Through up-close animal encounters and educational opportunities, guests leave with a heightened sensitivity to the world around them and an awareness of the plight of animals in the wild. For more information, visit DiscoveryCove.com.
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay® is one of the nation’s premier theme parks, featuring up-close animal encounters, live entertainment and world-class thrill rides. Busch Gardens’ newest show, Iceploration®, combines theatrical puppets with acrobatic ice skaters and animal stars to inspire audiences through a journey to the four corners of the earth. The Animal Care Center® welcomes guests to closely observe the veterinary care and treatment needed every day for the more than 12,000 animals that call Busch Gardens home. The Cheetah Hunt® launch coaster invites guests to join one of nature's most agile predators in a race across the Serengeti. The park also offers seasonal events including the terrifying Howl-O-Scream and Christmas Town, a holiday wonderland. Just across the street is Adventure Island®, Busch Gardens’ water park. For more information, visit BuschGardens.com/Tampa.
Located right across the street from Busch Gardens, Adventure Island Tampa® features a combination of high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings. Within a soothing Key West atmosphere await slides, corkscrews, waterfalls, a 17,000-square-foot wave pool, children’s water playground and other family attractions. Guests can dig their toes into the sand or relax in lounge chairs or a private cabana. The seasonal Summer Nights event offers visitors a cool way to end hot summer days with special entertainment and culinary offerings. For more information, visit AdventureIsland.com.
San Antonio, Texas
SeaWorld® San Antonio, one of the world's largest marine life parks, offers theatrical shows, thrilling rides, animal attractions and educational experiences for all ages. Guests can dive into the One Ocean® Shamu show, a celebration of life under the sea, or experience the thrill of The Great White® or Steel Eel®. At Azul®, guests experience marine life, birds and human performers in harmony during a celebration of sea and sky. For up-close animal encounters, the park offers a variety of programs with beluga whales, sea lions, penguins and more. San Antonio visitors can complete their vacation experience by visiting SeaWorld’s new Aquatica®, a whimsical waterpark with SeaWorld’s signature up-close animal experiences, high-speed thrills and relaxing, sandy beaches. For more information, visit SeaWorldSanAntonio.com.
AquaticaTM San Antonio is SeaWorld’s waterpark, where the South Seas meets South Texas. The park features up-close animal experiences, high-speed thrills and relaxing, sandy beaches. Aquatica is designed as a South Seas oasis with all the luxury and amenities of an island resort, including terraced pools, expansive sandy beaches, and private cabanas – all in a tropical setting. Aquatica’s signature ride, Stingray Falls®, twists and turns through an underwater grotto that puts guests face-to-fin with several species of stingrays. For more information, visit AquaticaSanAntonio.com.
San Diego, California
SeaWorld® San Diego offers an exciting and educational blend of marine-life shows, rides and attractions. Guests can experience One Ocean®, the new Shamu® show, and thrill rides like Journey to Atlantis®, Shipwreck Rapids® and Wild Arctic® and all-new Manta®. Elmo and his friends at the Sesame Street Bay of Play® feature family-friendly rides, while the Pets Rule!® and Clyde and Seamore’s sea lion and otter shows provide entertaining and hilarious antics. Guests of all ages can feed and touch dolphins and bat rays, and get up-close to beluga whales, sharks and penguins. Visitors dive into the world of sea turtles at Turtle Reef® and soar like a ray on Manta®, an all-new coaster that only SeaWorld could create. For more information, visit SeaWorldSanDiego.com.
South Seas meets Southern California at AquaticaTM, a whimsical, one-of-a-kind waterpark only SeaWorld could create. Aquatica blends up-close animal experiences, waters from serene to extreme, high-speed thrills and sandy beaches. Fore more information, visit AquaticaSanDiego.com.
Sesame Place® is the only theme park based entirely on Sesame Street®. The park blends the character and spirit of the award-winning TV show with exciting rides, exhilarating water slides, captivating shows and furry friends. Guests dance and sing along with some of the world’s best-loved characters in the Neighborhood Street Party parade. Kids will laugh and learn at the three shows featured throughout the park. At Sesame Place, guests can celebrate the holiday seasons too. The Count’s Halloween Spooktacular is a not-so-scary good time for all ages and the park is transformed into a winter wonderland during Sesame Place’s A Very Furry Christmas celebration. Visitors are invited to join the fun and celebrate being a kid – or being a kid again. Sesame Place is located 30 minutes north of Philadelphia and 90 minutes south of New York City. For more information visit SesamePlace.com.