Penguins Up-Close Tour

Are you passionate about penguins? Go behind the scenes with us at Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin® on this approximately 45-minute walking tour to hear from our animal experts about what it takes to care for these unique birds. Plus, get a rare opportunity to interact with and touch a penguin.

To purchase your tour today, just click 'Select' on the right. Seasonal pricing starts at $59 ages 10 and up, $39 ages 3-9 plus tax.

Before you leave Antarctica, don't forget to experience the exhilaration of Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin®, where you can journey through the majestic grandeur of the South Pole through the eyes of a penguin named Puck. You can even skip the line with Quick Queue Unlimited!

Book online to save time and guarantee a spot; they sell out fast!

Pass Members save 10% by booking online or by calling 1-888-800-5447!

  • Participants must check in at the Information & Reservations Counter at least 30 minutes prior to the tour start time.
  • Please be aware that the penguin habitat is approximately 30 degrees F and that the pathways in the area may be wet and challenging for some people to navigate.
  • All guests under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Small groups will be combined to form a tour group of about 12 guests.
  • Children under 3 are free but need a tour reservation.
  • Late arrivals may miss tour components or may not be accommodated due to limited tour availability.
  • Tour times, prices and components are subject to change and availability.
  • Cancellations with less than 24 hours notice are non-refundable.
  • SeaWorld admission is required, but not included.