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Istanbul Akvaryum, Istanbul

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#1 of 6 in Zoos & Aquariums in Istanbul
Aquarium · Hidden Gem · Zoo / Aquarium
Tour marine habitats from the Black Sea to the Pacific Ocean at Istanbul Akvaryum, home to over 1,500 marine species, from sea turtles and caimans to rays, piranhas, and blowfish. The recreated marine environments simulate the animals' natural habitats and provide a safe home for a range of strange and unusual creatures. If you have a diving certificate, you can join a dive with the sharks. The aquarium also features a gift shop and a restaurant, plus other attractions, such as a 5-D theater. Although outside the city center, the aquarium is easily accessible by bus or metro and includes plenty of parking for visitors arriving by car. By using our Istanbul vacation builder tool, you can arrange your visit to Istanbul Akvaryum and other attractions in Istanbul.
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  • Booked tickets online as it works out cheaper and quicker entry time in all honesty needn't have worried about that as due to the pandemic it was a lot quieter than usual. This place blows the London....  more »
  • The ticket price was approx 100 TL when I visited the aquarium in November 2019 & and my son entered for free (1 year). we enjoyed our time especially my boy. you may need around 4 hours to go...  more »

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