Tuesday, May 21, 2013

SeaWorld Orlando - Meet Shamu...the big whale


 

 

- SeaWorld Orlando ..  

- Meet Shamu...the big whale


SeaWorld is a chain of theme parks in the United States, with operations in Orlando, Florida, Texas, California, San Diego, San Antonio, and previously Cleveland, Ohio. The parks feature whales, sea lion, dolphin shows and zoological displays featuring various other marine animals. The parks' icon is Shamu the whale .


SeaWorld Orlando - Shamu

SeaWorld Orlando - Shamu

Shamu Whales

Shamu Whales

SeaWorld parks also feature a variety of thrill rides, including roller coasters like Kraken at SeaWorld Orlando and The Steel Eel at SeaWorld San Antonio. Journey to Atlantis, a combination roller coaster and splashdown ride, can be found at both SeaWorld Orlando and SeaWorld San Diego.

SeaWorld Roller Coaster

SeaWorld Roller Coaster

SeaWorld RollerCoaster

SeaWorld RollerCoaster

 

At a simulated base station the guests can observe polar bears, Pacific walruses, and beluga whales. Another attraction is the Penguin Encounter, showcasing a variety of penguins. In addition, an attraction features endangered Florida manatees.

The park has an extensive playground for children, 'Shamu's Happy Harbor.

SeaWorld Pelican

SeaWorld Pelican

Walrus

Walrus

Manatee

Manatee

SeaWorld Penguins

SeaWorld Penguins

Penguin Surfing
Penguin Surfing