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SEA LIFE Busan Aquarium

#14 of 215 things to do in Busan Features Animals
266, Haeundaehaebyeon-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan 48100, South Korea
+82 51-740-1700
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Busan Aquarium is top of the list of Busan attractions and one of the leadingvisitor attractions in Korea.A unique edutainment (education + entertainment)-based aquarium on Haeundae Beach in Busan with a lot of state-of-the-art facilities.
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  • Very good44%
  • Average26%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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266, Haeundaehaebyeon-ro, Haeundae-gu, Busan 48100, South Korea
+82 51-740-1700
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is in haeundae beach, on th beach. I went to Singapore aquarium, here is a smaller than there but they have a really beautiful fish. If you have a time visit it

Thank Jimmy S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The aquarium is more for families, where parents can bring their children along and teach them about the different species of sea life. Furthermore, they can get to see sharks, turtles, stingrays, etc, almost up close and personal. We visited the aquarium in the late...More

Thank slackerkain
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Walking with sharks , turtles , big fish , stingrays swimming around you inside a glass walk way. There is also sharks feeding activity in the aquarium.

Thank Ong_Chin
Reviewed 16 May 2017

If going to Busan this is a must see! The tanks are huge. You walk through a tunnel where the sharks are swimming over you. You can see their gills pulsing. It was amazing and must see. Various games to play to find the different...More

1  Thank Tyrone357
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

We have been many times! Has toilet, nappy change facilities. Also has a jungle gym for young children to play for a while. The aquarium has a 'touch' area of star fish etc. A lovely spot to visit!

Thank CamdenOz
Reviewed 29 April 2017

As it was raining, we decided to choose an indoor location to spend the morning, and what better place to go than the aquarium that is right next to our hotel? Turned out we had a good leisurely morning spent at the aquarium. Watching the...More

1  Thank Sohyin
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

It's a very small underworld, maybe good for children education but not worth a visit and price paid . Nothing extra ordinary except selective fish in a tank and light effect.

Thank Georgia S
Reviewed 24 April 2017

We went late in the afternoon, but got to see the feeding of the stingrays which was very interesting, though crowded. There were other shows listed for various exhibits throughout the day. it was rather humid and a bit stuffy, but otherwise good. there are...More

Thank donandkeo
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Very nice aquarium. Not to expensive with lots to see. Great exhibits. Can get very crowded during the weekend.

Thank maschrack
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

It was raining and we can't enjoy the beach. Luckily this place is just there, at Haeundae beach, and as foreigner they give promotion price (must ask!). The staff help me to their website to find 30% off. Original price adult 29,000 and kids 23,000...More

Thank Fina T
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Wei Wei T
Can I go into the aquarium? Do I need to know how to scuba dive? Do I need to book in advance to go into the aquarium? How much is the fees? Thanks.
11 July 2016|
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Response from laff4becky | Reviewed this property |
There is a small boat that they take you in but you have to pay to go along. You cannot get into the water in the aquarium at all. If you desire scuba diving with fish, I recommend you go further north on the South Korean... More
how much is this place?
27 May 2015|
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Response from Dahm55 | Reviewed this property |
It's about $35 per adult just for entrance, other things to see/do (rides, etc) cost more.