- Aquatica Orlando
- Discovery Cove Orlando
- SeaWorld Orlando
Local Attractions: SeaWorld Parks, Orlando
SeaWorld Orlando is a theme park, and marine-life based zoological park in Orlando, Florida. When combined with neighbor Discovery Cove and Aquatica, it forms SeaWorld Parks Orlando. With over 5 million guests each year, SeaWorld Orlando is the ninth-most visited amusement park in the United States.There are numerous animal exhibits including: Shark Encounter, Pacific Point Preserve, Dolphin Cove, Stingray Lagoon, Dolphin Nursery, Flamingo Point and Pelican Preserve. In addition to these exhibits there are a vast array of live shows and attractions.
At Discovery Cove, guests can interact with a variety of marine animnals, most notably bottlenose dolphins. In addition to swimming with dolphins, guests can interact with exotic birds, tropical fish, rays and land mammals. Aquatica Orlando is themed to the southern Pacific and features Australian and New Zealand based mascots. The park features a wide array of attractions for all ages and swimming abilities, some of which pass by or through animal habitats. The park has two wave pools that share an extensive, 80,000-square-foot man made white-sand beach equipped with deck chairs, sun beds and umbrellas.The Villa
Did You Know...?
Dolphins are Endangered
Humans are the greatest threat to dolphins; environmental pollution, habitat destruction and overfishing are the main reasons why so many dolphin species are endangered. Lots of dolphins get stuck in fishing nets and in some countries, dolphins are deliberately killed because they eat the fish that the fisherman want to catch. If we do not do anything about it, dolphins might soon be extinct.