SeaWorld adds new killer whale tour

By Ashley Carter, Attractions Insider
Last Updated: Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 11:41 AM EDT

SeaWorld Orlando is offering a new behind-the-scenes tour featuring its killer whales, the theme park announced Tuesday.

  • New killer whale tour gives guests up-close encounter
  • Trainers tell stories, share information about killer whales
  • Prices start at $79

The Killer Whale Up-Close Tour includes up-close encounters with the whales and demonstrations.

During the 45-minute tour, SeaWorld’s trainers will share information about the killer whales, demonstrate how the whales participate in their own health care, feeding habits and more.

The tour begins at 10 a.m. each day. Prices start at $79. Since space is limited, reservations are recommended.

SeaWorld offers other animal encounters, including its Penguin Up-Close Tour and the Dolphin Up-Close Tour. Like the Killer Whale Close-Up Tour, these experiences revolve around SeaWorld’s dedication to education and conservation.

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