Meet the sea lions

From close-up

Closer to Sea Lions

Unfortunately, this program is not possible at the moment. As soon as this is possible again you can read it here on this page.

Would you like to take a picture with a sea lion or would you like to learn more about these wonderful animals; this is your chance! During the programme “Closer to Sea Lions”, you will learn all about the way sea lions live, the chance to feed them a fish and have the animal caregivers explain how the animals are trained.

Content of the package:

An introduction to sea lions and an explanation about the natural behaviour of Californian sea lions.

You can give the animals a behavioural task, for example, jumping through hoops or balancing a ball. These assignments are also part of the sea lion show. You will learn how to teach a sea lion tricks first hand from the trainer.

Our photographer is also present to capture this special moment on camera. Your picture with the sea lion can be picked up later on at our photo service (included in the price).

And of course, you can feed the animals and get a big, salty kiss as a reward!

Price: € 45,- p.p.

Reservations can only be made by phone: +31 111 655 663

Click here for the terms and conditions

Minimum age is 8 years. Children, up to 12 years of age, should be accompanied by a participating adult. An adult participant may accompany up to 2 visiting children. The participant;

– Speaks and understands Dutch or English;

– Can kneel without assistance;

– Is in the possession of a swimming certificate, can swim well.

– Has no heart- or vascular disease;

– Is not pregnant;

– Has no mental or physical disabilities, autism or related syndromes, or epilepsy;

– Does not use medication that inhibits the activity of the immune system or has a negative influence on driving ability.

– Has no infectious skin diseases and/or external inflammation;

Important to know

During this programme, you will not be entering the water with the sea lions though you could get a little wet. When hAving your picture taken with one of the animals, you might get wet when the animal is coming out of the water. So just to be safe, bring a clean change of clothes.

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Volgende show: 13:30 uur - Dolfijnenshow
On this moment: Actueel weerbeeld als pictogram 22 °C