Penguin Encounter is part of Selwo Marina's Unique Experiences programme which allows you to discover a fascinating world of exclusive interactions.
Live the unique experience of discovering the new installation in the icy territory of Ice Island, the Selwo Marina installation that will take you to faraway Antarctica. Together with an expert guide, get into a unique habitat to be very close to these charismatic birds from the southernmost territories of the Southern Hemisphere. Penguin Encounter is a unique experience to meet a great family formed by the King, Gentoo, Macaroni and Magellanic penguins, surprising you with details about their biology and food; making you aware of the dangers that they suffer in their natural environment, such as climate change, ice melting, overfishing or plastic pollution; and learning what each of us can do to protect them and help their conservation.
This activity has limited places, we recommend booking online in advance to guarantee your place. This activity is suitable for adults and children from 2 years. Children between 2 and 6 years must be accompanied by a paying adult (minimun 18 years old and maximum maximum two children per adult). In this case, the adult must buy a ticket to join Penguin Encounter together with the child. Activity not allowed for pregnant women. For this interaction it is essential to bring a swimsuit.
To buy online the Penguin Encounter experience the reservation will be made jointly with the acquisition of the activity. The purchase of the Penguin Encounter does not include the entrance to Selwo Marina, which is essential for the activity.
Before purchasing the activity online, make sure that all visitors can participate in the activity: check all the conditions to participate in the Penguin Encounter and for fotographs and videos in the animal interactions.