Lisbon Oceanarium, Lisbon

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See more than 450 species of marine life at the biggest indoor aquarium in Europe, Lisbon Oceanarium. Peter Chermayeff designed this massive oceanarium, which opened to the public in 1998, so visitors could learn about native and foreign flora, fauna, and wildlife. View more than 16,000 creatures, including sunfish, penguins, birds, sea otters, sharks, jellyfish, and rays. You'll also find activities for children of all ages. Take a guided tour, participate in a workshop, or sleep overnight with the sharks. Lisbon Oceanarium is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our , world travel planner Edition.
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  • My husband really wanted to come here. So we took the bus (around 30 mins) from Praca do Comercio. We got a discounted entry as we had Lisboa Cards. We spent around 90 mins here wandering around the.....  more
    My husband really wanted to come here. So we took the bus (around 30 mins) from Praca do Comercio. We got a discounted entry as we had Lisboa Cards. We spent around 90 mins here wandering around the.....  more »
  • Normally i don't like to look at animals in captivity but this visit in ocenario was joyfully and left me with a nice feeling. Lots of animals playing around. The entrance could be a bit cheaper this....  more
    Normally i don't like to look at animals in captivity but this visit in ocenario was joyfully and left me with a nice feeling. Lots of animals playing around. The entrance could be a bit cheaper this....  more »
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  • Fantastic aquarium, one of the best I have visited anywhere in the world. Lots of fish, colourful and healthy, and tanks are clean and well cared for. Like all Portuguese people, Staff is super friendly and professional, we all speak more than one language. I highly recommend the gift shop, amazing T-shirts. If you can give a contribution to help care for the aquarium vs animals please do so ! The tickets is only €19 for adults but is well below price in comparison to smaller and less diverse aquarium I visited so is quite cost accessible. You have unique experiences packages. I love it and highly recommend the visit.
  • Super cool spot! Could spend the whole day watching the fish and sharks and everything just swimming around. There is also a cable car nearby and if you buy a combo ticket (for the cable car and aquarium) the cable car is almost free. Gives a nice view and then just head on in to see the marine life! Would recommend taking mushrooms before you go as it is an aquarium 😎

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