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Istanbul Akvaryum

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Senlikkoy Mahallesi, Yesilkoy Halkali Cad. No: 93 | Florya, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 444 97 44
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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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“an aquarium” (16 reviews)
“nice aquarium” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
Senlikkoy Mahallesi, Yesilkoy Halkali Cad. No: 93 | Florya, Istanbul, Turkey
+90 212 444 97 44
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful place to visit with young kids! Lot of learning for kids and adults as well. Myself and my family loved it especially the sharks 🦈 . Highly recommended as an hours activity for families.

Thank erumkhan2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great akvarium with a great variety of fishes, good place to spend a couple of hours of your day, the Pinguins part is a little small though, it was interesting to see the scuba divers feed the fish, it also has an amazon jungle with...More

Thank mohammad e
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited the akvaryum with Friends it will cost you per adult 60 TL and is approx 30 minutes from the center of Istanbul ,it really is a super day out once you have finished you can have a look round the shopping mall

Thank sara k
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

not easy to access , but a very big and interesting aquarium , with a luxury shopping mall next to it.

Thank HadiForoutan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is very relaxing for an adult and a joy for kids. Large spaces, a lot of species, beautiful arrangements with a great diversity of information. The only minus is the location and transportation. You can get there only by bus and after a long...More

Thank Iustin S
Reviewed 9 September 2017

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

1  Thank mona k
Reviewed 8 September 2017 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

1  Thank Abdullah A
Reviewed 28 August 2017 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 27 August 2017

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 26 August 2017

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

3  Thank sajjadh665
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If you take only the premium, it takes about Lovely 2 Hours