VIDEO: Submarine Quest ride, Orca Encounter show debut at SeaWorld San Diego with new interactive Ocean Explorer realm

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It’s the “Biggest Summer Ever” at SeaWorld San Diego, where several new attractions have been unveiled to guests in grand fashion. This week the park’s all-new Ocean Explorer area made its debut, combining aquariums, rides, and digital technologies.

WATCH – OCEAN EXPLORER OPENING MOMENT:

WATCH – OCEAN EXPLORER AREA OVERVIEW:

The Ocean Explorer realm’s main attraction is Submarine Quest, which “enables riders to guide their mission of oceanic exploration.” Guests coast through an imaginary deep sea on this interactive dark ride that weaves through buildings and exterior areas, all the while encountering remarkable and mysterious sea creatures.

WATCH – SUBMARINE QUEST FULL RIDE POV:

As if that weren’t enough, SeaWorld San Diego also premiered its wholly-overhauled Orca Encounter show this week, highlighting the park’s majestic killer whales in an intriguing documentary-style format. The whales’ new enclosure has been redesigned to resemble the natural habitats of these awe-inspiring marine animals.

WATCH – ORCA ENCOUNTER SHOW HIGHLIGHTS:

The summer season is now underway at SeaWorld San Diego. Be sure to visit the park’s official website for more information and advance ticketing resources.

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