Behind the Scenes Tour at SeaWorld

Do you want to see what happens behind the scenes here at SeaWorld? Your knowledgeable tour guide will provide fascinating facts about SeaWorld and our commitment to wildlife. Join us behind the scenes on this 75-minute tour to discover how SeaWorld animal experts care for rescued manatees and sea turtles. Then, help us separate shark fact from fiction before interacting with a small shark, plus get up-close and touch a penguin. $2.00 of your tour admission will be donated to the SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund to support research projects around the world.

Daily and lasts around 75 minutes. Interaction time is allocated on the day – guests need to visit the information desk once inside the park by 10am for time allocation.

2015 Season Dates: 

  • Low Season: 1 January-18 March, 13 April-22 May, 25 May-4 June, 17 August-2 November; Weekdays in October; 1-26 November; 30 November-17 December
  • Mid Season: 19-20 March; 23-24 May; 5-18 June; Fridays and Saturdays in October; 27-29 November
  • High Season: 21 March-12 April, 19 June-16 August, 18-31 December 

2016 Season Dates: 

  • Low Season: 4 January-30 March, 27-29 May
  • Mid Season: 1-3 January, 31 March-16 April, 30 May-30 June, 15 August-18 December
  • High Season: 17 April-26 May, 1 July-14 August, 19-31 December


  • Park admission is not included. A separate entrance ticket to SeaWorld is still required.
  • This experience is restricted to a maximum 4 persons per booking.  
  • Under 18s must be accompanied by a paying adult.
  • Photo ID is required at check-in.