SeaWorld Behind-the-Scenes Tour


Have you ever wondered how SeaWorld cares for so many animals? Do you want to see what happens behind the scenes? Your knowledgeable tour guide will provide fascinating facts about SeaWorld and our commitment to wildlife on this one-hour tour.

Tour Information

A SeaWorld Behind-the-Scenes Tour includes:

  • A one-hour walking tour with an expert guide.
  • A behind-the-scenes visit to our Animal Care Center.
  • A visit to our Aquarium Lab to view archerfish, and interact with jellies and cleaner shrimp.
  • Learning how you can help to save these animals from the challenges they face in the wild.

$2 of your tour admission will be donated to the SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund to support conservation projects around the world.

Program Details

  • Admission to SeaWorld is not included in the tour price and is required for all tour programs.
  • Guests under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a paying adult.
  • 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 without notice. Tours are not cancelled due to inclement weather; programs will still be offered except in the event of lightning.
  • Advanced reservations are recommended and will save you time when you arrive at SeaWorld. You may cancel or reschedule your tour up to 24 hours prior to your tour time. Cancellations within 24 hours of your tour time may not be refunded.
  • Participants must check in at least 15 minutes before the tour start time at the “Guided Tour Patio” located next to Guest Services, which is near the entrance inside the park.
  • Individuals with disabilities who require special accommodations for the tour are requested to provide two (2) weeks’ notice of their need for accommodation. SeaWorld will attempt to satisfy requests received less than two (2) weeks in advance, to the extent it can do so within the time provided. Please visit the Contact Us page to submit your request.