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Underwater Observatory Marine Park

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Address: Highway 90 Eilat, Israel, Eilat 88106, Israel
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+972 8-636-4200
Fee: Yes
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This marine park features a variety of exhibits including the Aquarium...

This marine park features a variety of exhibits including the Aquarium Museum, Shark Tank, Turtle and Stingray Pool, Underwater Observatories, Reef Tanks and the Oceanarium

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Take the glass bottom boat

The park is not karge, but it is well done and infirmative. The underwater observation was great, take the coral boat tour, costs 35 ILS per person extra, well worth it.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

The park is not karge, but it is well done and infirmative. The underwater observation was great, take the coral boat tour, costs 35 ILS per person extra, well worth it.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I would not go here again. It was ok for our first trip to this area. It was fun for the kids, however, nothing much more special than what we have seen previously. If it had been swimming weather, we would have skipped this and snorkeled, on our own, to see the coral and fish.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have been to aquariums all over the USA, and this was among the best. We went at 3:30 in the afternoon and had the place to ourselves. The tanks were clean and full of amazing sea life, and the underwater observatory has to be seen! Great place, don't miss it!!

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Thank Brian G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We spent a few hours at the Marine Park yesterday. The highlight is clearly the underwater observatory that looks out upon the reef. The Oceanarium ride was also fun.

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Thank peterrobertson
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good place. Something to look for hole family. There were also restaurans and cafe, offcourse it cost money, but not too expensive.

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Thank 377anttik
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautifullly laid out exhibits of sea life The fish were beautiful and the turtles were enormous You were right on the Red Sea The tower is built from the bottom of the sea and you are able to see the sea creatures in their natural habitat

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Thank Oliverkatz
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice to spend time with the kids and to enjoy the water life with great staff and well organised

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

i was going there with my 7 year old daughter , and she liked very much. is not huge , but is ok , and you see all kind of fish .... they also present you a history of sharks and they have a huge tank with fish like a tunnel

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Need to be visited while you are in Eilat. Nice to see all the fishes in close. Spend an after noon with the family and 4 hours is enough

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The place is really something else! So much to see and explore. The underwater Observatorium is breathtaking, as well as their brand new shark pool

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