Visitors looking at the sea otters

Are sea otters your favorite animal? You aren't alone! This tour gives you an insider's look at how the dedicated staff members of our Sea Otter Program care for them. You'll also discover how our ongoing sea otter research initiatives are leading the charge to help this iconic, but threatened, species.

Book now



6 to adult




1 hour


$15 per person plus admission, general public
$12 per person, Aquarium members

Things You Should Know

Space is limited:

We recommend you pre-register for all events.

Reservations by phone:

The Sales & Reservation Center is open 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday (except holidays).
(831) 647-6886 or toll-free in the U.S. and Canada
(866) 963-9645

Reservations in person:

You may register at the Membership and Tours Desk in the main lobby of the Aquarium.

Fee information:

Registration fees do not include Aquarium admission. You must also purchase admission tickets to the Aquarium for all Adventures that take place inside the Aquarium.
All participants under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a paying adult.


We require at least 72 hours' notice in order to offer a refund. Reservations and cancellations are processed by phone or in person (not by e-mail).

Other information:

Please note that the 3:15 p.m. tour does not include a viewing of the daily Sea Otter Feeding at 3:30 p.m.


Call the Sales & Reservation Center or e-mail Aquarium Adventures.