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Istanbul Aquarium

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Senlikkoy Mahallesi, Yesilkoy Halkali Cad. No:93, Florya, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 4449744729
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The Biggest Thematic Aquarium of the World İstanbul Akvaryum, where fish species living in the world’s seas can be seen, with the size of its travel route, thematic areas, a thousand square meter rainforest and interactive new generation technology compared to other aquariums in its field.Are you ready to travel on a route covering 16 thematic areas from the Black Sea to the Pacific Ocean and Amazon Rainforest by following a geographic route? Cultural, geographic, historical and architectural characteristics of relevant area, decorative items, interactive plays, sound and lighting, films and visual graphics where detailed information on that area are available in the thematic areas. Visitors can see sea animals belonging to these regions and get information about geographic and cultural characteristics of that region. What to Expect from İstanbul Akvaryum?Fish Feeding HoursIt is possible for you to watch this excellent show, during which our expert aquarists feed the most interesting living creatures of our aquarium. We look forward to seeing you at Istanbul Akvaryum, if you want to witness how Istanbul Akvaryum eat their meals by following fish feeding session.Amazon Rainforest in Istanbul…This section that makes the aquarium unique gives you similar feelings to Amazon rainforest. 5D CinemaThis special cinema in Istanbul Akvaryum that has the best motion program across the world takes the audience to different worlds with five movie options.Hurricane SimulatorYou will feel like you are in the middle of hurricane and live moments of excitement and adrenaline in our exclusively designed hurricane simulator. Mirror MazeYou will come across similar passages, endless reflections, thrilling dead-ends and new surprises at every corner while you are trying to find Mysterious Antique Totem of Amazon.Diving with Sharksİstanbul Akvaryum diving certificate is awarded to individuals, who dive after 30 minute diving activity in Istanbul Akvaryum, where diving with sharks and rays is possible in the main tank with a water capacity of 4 thousand cubic meters, which hosts 5 thousand creatures.
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“mirror maze” (7 reviews)
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Senlikkoy Mahallesi, Yesilkoy Halkali Cad. No:93, Florya, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 4449744729
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Reviewed 1 week ago

i visited it in July 2017. what i liked about it was the diversity of different sections like sea life in deep places of ocean, drowned ships during world war , south pole section, amazon section ,.... and also the notes on the walls about...More

Thank mona k
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My eldest daughter (11 years) kept bugging me to visit this aquarium. We went late afternoon. The place was not crowded, so there was no long que. very well organized. The tunnel was really long. Actually there is two. Pleny of sea life. Fish from...More

Thank Abdullah A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The aquarium is a really nice relaxing experience in the air conditioning. It's not very expensive as Aquariums go which was nice since we are traveling with a family of 5. If you like shopping there's also a nice mall next door and a park...More

Thank cumminssara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This aquarium is very big and very clean and organized. Do not miss the live show at 11:00 am Istanbul time.

Thank Alandjani
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the Aqaurium to give the kids a break from all the museums in Istanbul. Since we stayed in Sultanhamet, we took the Tram from Sultanhamet to Eminonu (last stop on the tram) and from there a Bus (BN1 or BN2) straight to the...More

2  Thank sajjadh665
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice for a family visit, kids and adults will enjoy so much. As well there's a mall close to it where you can eat or have a walk beside the sea.

Thank Eman Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lets be honest,you dont' come to instanbul thinking you'll go to the aquarium. I was a bit sceptical having visited the (amazing) Monerey Bay Aquarium (california) quite a few times. But I must say this was a pleasant little surprise. I learned about the area,...More

Thank yellingfore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This aquarium is beautiful and takes about 1.5 hours to visit it. Amazon forest north and south poles are also simulated besides the fish.

Thank Zahra E
Reviewed 7 August 2017

i thought i have finished the trip (in the middle) but turns out it has lots of seciton :D even i see real pinguin.. waw hahaha just go and wonder.. but i suggest turn off the flash in your phone before entry ;)

Thank mrryansilalahi
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Wonderful Aquarium with many activities taking you from Medi sea to Aega sea then to Amazon jungles to the southern pole to many different places and eras. Many stalls to buy juices and snacks. Great pleasure for kids.

3  Thank Abu_Firas_11
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If you take only the premium, it takes about Lovely 2 Hours