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Aquarium Almunecar

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Pleasantly surprised

We've lived in town for years and finally we visited the Aquarium. I think the price was a little... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
WagonerFamily
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Almunecar, Spain
Okay for a quick visit

We were here off season, so no queues & cheap for an aquarium. However some of the attractions were... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
GordonB1085
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11 Nov 2018
“Pleasantly surprised”
28 Aug 2018
“Okay for a quick visit”
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Plaza Kuwait, 1, 18690, Almunecar, Spain
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

We have lived in Almunecar for years and it was are first vist with our grandson and will be the last,not worth 12 euros each ,Maybe 5 euros would be stretching it.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Paul H
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We've lived in town for years and finally we visited the Aquarium. I think the price was a little high, but we were really pleasantly surprised at how big it was. You would never guess as you pass by above ground. It really is great...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank WagonerFamily
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

We were quite surprised to find out there is an aquarium in Almuñécar. I visited the aquarium with my two daughters in October 2018. Some positives: no queues, information in both Spanish and English, not expensive. However it is not really well maintained, it’s relatively...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Travchris
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We were here off season, so no queues & cheap for an aquarium. However some of the attractions were not open & some themes are repetitive. Okay for something different whatever the weather, but not the most engaging aquarium I've visited.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank GordonB1085
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Had read reviews in advance and thought it would be something different from the usual. Good signage/information but a bit dark so tended to skip it to get to next point of light and tank. Contents of tanks generally good, but could be more populated....More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Fiona E
Reviewed 23 January 2018

The info printed on the walls in Spanish and English was very informative. It seem a bit sparse at first but got better the further on I went. The real surprise was the bottom level. Wow.

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank Sue W
Reviewed 14 September 2017

This hidden gem is litteraly hidden below ground in the center of Almunecar. The entance is a small cafè and a landing brings you down under the square for a great journey throuch the marine wildlife of both the Med and more distant oceans. Particularly...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank OysteinNygaard
Reviewed 25 July 2017

Very nice attraction, some sharks very impressive, and many nice collored small fishs of all sorts, fascinating for kids and for adults;

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

not as many fishes as we expected, but a nice column aquariam with local ones. and the inevitable shark & catfish tunnel is pretty impressive

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Cristiana C
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Visited with my wife and 8 year old daughter. Cost €33 so reasonably priced. Spent just over an hour but took our time. Start is a little underwhelming however the tank with the friendly stingrays is good fun. The highlight is however the underwater tunnel...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank colinb515
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