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Meet the Walrus

Polar Adventure I Summit
They may be big, but pacific walruses are actually friendly and easy-going! You can not only meet our superstar walrus, but get a chance to touch its round body and even feed it a delicious meal, as well as hear fun stories about how our animal caretakers take care of it.
 
Special Arrangements of “Get Closer to the Animals” Programmes Under the COVID-19 Epidemic Situation
  • If you have any of the following symptoms within 14 days prior to or on the programme date, including fever, respiratory infection, shortness of breath, sore throat, diarrhea, loss of taste or smell; have been in close contact with any person who is a confirmed or preliminary positive case of COVID-19 infection in Hong Kong or overseas within 14 days prior to or on the programme date; have any Compulsory Quarantine Order or Compulsory Testing Notice now or on the programme date, the Park reserves the right to reject your participation. If you have already applied for this programme and encountered the above situation, please contact us as soon as possible to make appropriate arrangements.
  • Participants are required to thoroughly wash their hands before the start of the programme.
  • Participants are required to wear surgical masks throughout the programme.
  • All apparatuses and equipment will also be thoroughly disinfected after every use.
Smart Tips:
  • The temperature of the exhibit is around 17-20°C. Participants can bring a jacket if needed.
  • Participants might need to crouch down for part of activities
  • All forms of photography or videography and the use of mobile devices are not permitted during the programme
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    Photos for reference only. Participants are required to wear surgical masks throughout the programme due to the special arrangement under the COVID-19 epidemic situation. Information is subject to change without prior notice.
     

    Participants:

    • Participants must be aged 3 or above.
    • All participants must be paid. Same price for both adult and child. No accompanying guest is allowed (include children who are under age of 3).
    • Eligible participants aged 3-11 must be accompanied by a paying parent/ guardian who satisfies all programme requirements. An eligible paying parent/ guardian can accompany a maximum of TWO eligible paying participants aged 3-11.
    • Eligible participants aged under 18 must have their parent/guardian’s signature on the Health Declaration form & liability release to confirm the detail before the programme starts.
    • This programme is not recommended for any pregnant women.
    • Requirements of eligible participant please refer to Education Programmes Terms and Conditions.

    Capacity:
    10 participants per tour

    Language:
    Cantonese, supplemented by English and Putonghua.

    Location and Time:

      Pre-booking and onsite enrolment are available 
    Programme Location North Pole Encounter
    Programme Time

    3:30pm – 4:15pm 
    (Available on Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays) 

    Gathering Location The Lodge (Please approach the staff at the cashier)
    Gathering Time

    3:20pm

    Gathering Location: The Lodge (Please approach the staff at the cashier) 


    Price:
      Price (applicable to both adult and child)
    Participants with valid SmartFun Annual Premium Passes # HK$285/participant
    Participants with valid SmartFun Annual Gold or Silver Passes # HK$304/participant
    Participants with valid Ocean Park admission tickets* HK$380/participant
    * The programme fee does not include Park’s admission, all participants must enter the Park on the programme date with a valid admission ticket.
    # A maximum of 3 tickets of this programme can be purchased per session per SmartFun Annual Pass membership.

    Enquiry Hotline:
    (852) 3923 2323
    (Select the language and press [4] for Ocean Park Discovery & Education Department.)

    Note:
    • All applications will be on a first-come, first-served basis.
    • A valid admission ticket to the Park is required to join the programme. The price of the admission ticket is not included in the programme fee. 
    • It takes around 30 minutes to reach the gathering location from the main entrance of Ocean Park by taking Ocean Express. Please reserve extra time for queuing if you want to take the cable car. With the tight schedule of our programme, latecomers will be regarded as absentees and might not be admitted to the programme. 
    • Participants should contact Ocean Park at least two days in advance in order to ensure photo-taking service provided by park photographer. Park photographer will take a group photo with the walrus for participants in the front of house area. No photo service would be offered at the back of house area. The programme fee does not include photos and participants need to pay for them. The programme content may be subject to change due to animal condition. 
    • The content, itinerary, dates and application methods of the programmes may subject to change or cancellation due to occasional animal needs or any other particular circumstances without prior notice.
    Education Programmes Terms and Conditions

    Special Offers

    Hang Seng Preferred Banking or Hang Seng Bank M.I. Kid AssetBuilder Card holders can enjoy 25% off for “Meet the Animal Series Program” (on-site registration with minimum 2 persons)!

    Application Methods and Deadlines

    Apply Online

    Minimum 1 day’s advance booking before 5pm.

    Apply In-person at Ocean Park Ticketing Office, Main Entrance

    Minimum 1 day’s advance booking before 5pm.


    On-site Application

    Subject to availability at the time of application, you can apply in person at Waterfront Gifts or The Lodge on the programme day. The cut-off time is 45 minutes prior to the programme time.
     


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