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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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Istanbul Aquarium and Aqua Florya Independent Shopping Trip
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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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“sea life” (26 reviews)
“an aquarium” (16 reviews)
“nice aquarium” (10 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Senlikkoy Mahallesi, Yesilkoy Halkali Cad. No: 93 | Florya, Istanbul, Turkey
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+90 212 444 97 44
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Only 5 minutes with a taxi from Istanbul Atatuturk airport it is a good option for a short visit if you do not have time to go to the city. For about 25-30 Turkish lira you can get to the aquarium very fast from the...More

Thank SkelZagreb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Istanbul aquarium is really one of the biggest aquarium in Europe, it’s wel organized, aquarium is big spaces is nice their is a tunnel and their is many kinds of fishe and sea creatures,it’s clean , their is an Amazon jungle which is soooo nice...More

1  Thank Nelly N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A great marine show .. very peaceful place with a such diversity of sea life ..make any one happy to be there Every body should go to Istanbul akvaruim the biggest in Europe..

1  Thank Lynda Y
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Istanbul Sea Life Aquarium is located at a place which is easily accessible by Metro .tunnel where you can see sharks swimming near your face . Good place for tourists entertainment .good price

Thank parand522000
Reviewed 9 January 2018 via mobile

We visited the aquarium a couple weeks ago and we really enjoyed our time here , there were very big sharks in the tanks and its rare to see this in aquariums weve seen before .

Thank Mdawlatian
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Sharks and penguins, for example, have no reason to be in Turkey, kept in entirely unhealthy, unnatural environments. Do not fund the continuation of aquariums!

Thank JohnMyNameIsJohn
Reviewed 28 December 2017

As I had the chance to visit similar places in other countries, like the ones in Dubai and Malaysia, it would be obvious that I would compare this to the others. Nevertheless, for those who are going for the first time, they will enjoy the...More

Thank Hameed K
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

It is big and very nice aquarium. Nice place to spend one day in.. The food court is nice and have a wonderful view on the sahil. You can have a round as well in the mall, even though it is expensive. I recommend it,...More

Thank Ramla R
Reviewed 22 November 2017

excellent! lots of fun. We got a discount on tickets as we stayed in Crowne Plaza Florya which is just next door. My children loved it.

Thank juststar
Reviewed 7 November 2017

there is sharks and Penguins certaily my daughter enjoy it but not outstanding there is mall close to it which had very expensive shops i think it is worth only 2 hours. better if you book through agency in Taksim who they offer free ride...More

1  Thank Mustafa Z
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buthainashehadeh
30 January 2018|
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Response from NanaHR | Reviewed this property |
No special penguins show, you can just see it within the tour in the akvaryum. Tickets for the whole journey 57.60 TL
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Nasma H
16 September 2017|
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Response from A F | Reviewed this property |
‫About two hours‬
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