VR: Flight of the Mantas

Virtually soar through the depths and be dwarfed by these gentle giants of the ray family.

  • Duration

    10 Minutes

  • Occurs

    Daily

  • Price

    $8 Per Person

  • Ages

    All Ages

  • Start Location

    Pier 4, outside Dolphin Discovery

Overview

Splash down into the turquoise waters of Mozambique to swim with graceful manta rays, joining marine biologist Dr. Andrea Marshall on her quest to research and protect these vulnerable creatures. This virtual reality (VR) adventure connects guests with the intelligent and curious rays that fly through the ocean, while also presenting the challenges threatening the species. In partnership with the Marine Megafauna Foundation, the collaborative film highlights conservation efforts to protect the rays in Africa and around the globe.

Important Information

To participate in this experience, guests must be a minimum of 40 inches (3 feet, 4 inches) tall and be able to keep the VR headset secured without the use of hands. The experience is not recommended for guests who have photosensitive epilepsy, back and neck problems, heart conditions, high blood pressure, broken limbs or those who are pregnant.

VR Preview

Members

Member Price: $7 per person

At this time, tickets can only be purchased on-site. Please present your membership card when purchasing tickets at the Undersea Explorer VR experience, located on Pier 4 outside of Dolphin Discovery.

Questions? Please call Central Reservations at 410-659-4269 (available from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., seven days a week).

2 People Sitting in Glowing VR Pods With Headsets On

What is Virtual Reality (VR)?

Immotion's Undersea Explorer VR experiences are immersive adventures that virtually submerge guests in artificial environments. Stunning high-definition films narrated by explorers, scientists and conservationists transport viewers to swim with giants of the sea. Headsets allow for 360-degree viewing while the synced motion-platform completes the illusion; audiences will feel themselves diving beneath waves, surfacing from the depths and soaring along coastlines. It is a virtual adventure like no other!

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