How about spending a fantastic day at one of the world’s largest aquariums? This is doable from the Side and quite simple! One of the biggest aquarium complexes in the world, Antalya Tunnel Aquarium Tour from Side, provides its guests with inspiration, knowledge, and pleasure. The facility has 40 themed aquariums and the longest tunnel aquarium in the world, which is 131 meters long and 3 meters wide. We can assist you in going to the Antalya Aquarium, where you may participate in fantastic activities drawn from various locations worldwide.
Modern Oceanarium, an aquarium complex, is aptly referred to be Antalya’s heart. You will be escorted to the biggest tunnel aquarium in the world when you arrive at the Antalya Oceanarium from Side. Its width is 3.5 meters, and its length is 131 meters. The primary seawater tank, which has a capacity of 5,000 tons, is where the whole construction is neatly kept. When you go there, you get the rare opportunity to explore the incredible underwater environment while carefully studying the behaviour of more than a thousand marine and oceanic fish and animal species.
Visitors are surrounded by a sizable number of them on all sides, making it appear as though a person is on display here. Giant stingrays and sharks are kept in a dedicated vessel and appear relatively harmless. Forty smaller reservoirs are combined into a unified water ensemble, each of which is distinct and unmatched in its own way.
There is more to Antalya Aquarium Tour from Side than just an aquarium that may be seen on film. The “World of Snow” is offered to those who are already sick of the heat. A 1,500 square meter pavilion. There is ice, an igloo, snow, and snow sculptures inside. You may sledge or play snowballs here. You will be given warm clothing because the inside temperature never exceeds -5 degrees.
You can visit the terrarium just as soon as you can return to the heat and humidity of the tropics. There are woods, caverns, and deserts in this wild park. It is so simple to lose track of time and even the actual circumstance. The soundtrack and the fact that you are in the jungle persuade you. The sounds of falling stones, rustling rain, and monkey screams will be audible to all in attendance. However, they will be slightly overpowered by bird calls, rustling breezes, and rustling rain. There is ample time to see the historic city after visiting the Oceanarium from Side and taking an Antalya sightseeing tour.
The magnificent palaces from the Ottoman era in Antalya’s historical district are well-known. Cultural monuments from the Middle Ages have developed an orient aesthetic through time. Their beauty captures the imagination and stays in mind forever. When the allotted time for the aquarium expires, we’ll allow you to tour Antalya’s breathtaking Old Town.
Additionally, you may go to the city centre and relax by sipping something at one of the charming cafés. After that, we’ll pick you up once more and take you to one of Turkey’s most stunning waterfalls, Kursunlu. You’ll be in awe of the surroundings!
Antalya Tunnel Aquarium Tour from Side costs (price) 50 € for adults, 45 € for children 3-11 years old and children under 3 years old are free.
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Are you prepared to see one of the largest aquariums on earth? You can see every species of fish and marine creature at the aquarium in Antalya. You’ll adore it. The power of colour and the coexistence of a thousand different species is amazing. This enormous aquarium is also crucial for instructing us about undersea geology, history, and living marine organisms.
The famous Italian artist Benedetti, who was technically a brain surgeon but dedicated to aquarium interior design, created the underwater themes in the aquarium—decorated the aquarium’s main tank. It is the largest coral reef decoration in the whole world and includes life-size aeroplanes, ships, and submarine wrecks. This magnificent work of art, where you may escape from the daily grind and unwind, took a lot of time and effort to develop participate in various activities while experiencing the enchantment of the underwater environment in Side.
A completely air-conditioned and contemporary bus will pick you up from your accommodation in the morning for your convenience. The bus will take you from your Side hotel to Antalya Aquarium. The drive takes about an hour.
The facility’s stunning architecture and magnitude are among the first things that strike you when you enter. Antalya Aquarium has a large area with 40 thematic aquariums and about 10,000 species. When you arrive, you will have 1.5 hours to spend whatever you like within the facilities.
The Aquarium’s interior décor will wow you. You may learn about aquarium fish by reading the information plates. You’ll be only a few millimetres away from sharks, moray eels, and piranhas, yet you’ll be safe.
Colourful agile fish of all shapes and sizes will awe you in the tropics’ aquatic realm. Tropical reefs and intriguing tunnels abound. A 20-meter-long sunken ship may be found in one section of the aquarium. There are almost a hundred sharks, big rays, and numerous little fish in the main reservoir.
Following your exploration of the underwater creatures of all seas and oceans, you will go through one of the world’s largest tunnel aquariums, which is 131 metres long and 3 metres wide. You’ll feel as though you’re walking on water.
An Italian artist devised the Antalya Tunnel Aquarium’s unique embellishments, which were given to life by South African craftsmen. There are enigmatic Easter Island statues, a sunken pirate galleon resting on the bottom, and fantastic chests full of wealth guarded by hundreds of sharks.
Be stunned by the world’s biggest coral reef system. The design has several ancient sculptures, amphorae, statues, and modelled city ruins. The unique settings of each tank will put you in the mood for an adventure. Water in the tanks is always exceptionally clean thanks to a sophisticated filter system.
Even in the middle of summer, you may have fun with snow! There will be authentic Iglo huts, poles, snow-covered fir trees, and Santa Claus’ abode. You may ride the ice slides, build a snowman, and throw snowballs here.
There are several labyrinths and fortresses in snow town, as well as various sculptures made of snow and ice. It really snows on occasion! The temperature is constantly -5 degrees Celsius here. Before entering the area, you will be issued special warm clothes.
Wildlife Park is a haven for tropical reptiles. Many representations of the four cardinal points may be found in this terrarium. Snakes, lizards, scorpions, spiders, and crocodiles are poisonous or uncommon. Your journey will be accompanied by rain, wind, birdsong, and monkeys shouting to give you the full sense of being in the jungle.
You may complete your incredible journey at Oceanride XD Cinema. In the multidimensional video, you may plunge into the seas and oceans alongside the commander of the pirates, witness big whales, and swim past a sinking ship. You will discover many fascinating facts about the world’s water surface.
Fun activities for children are also available at Antalya Aquarium, including a school to teach diving, an entertainment centre, a 5D cinema, a playground, a paintball club, restaurants and cafés, exhibition halls, and a toy shop.
After this thrilling adventure beneath the depths of the sea, a comfy vehicle will transport you back to your accommodation.
Any snacks or drinks will be optional extras for you to pay as you go. Do bring some money with you for those extras at the gift shops, or for your own personal DVD or riding the magic carpet.
Bring or wear your Camera, Comfortable Shoes and some money for personal expenses.
While this varies from person to person, you should allow 1.5 hours to properly enjoy the facilities.
The price of Antalya Tunnel Aquarium Tour from Side is 50 € for adults, 45 € for children 3-11 years old and children under 3 years old are free.
The Antalya Aquarium Complex features 40 themed aquariums, the world’s largest tunnel aquarium, a “Wildlife” terrarium, a “Snow World” pavilion, a coral sand pool “Maldives,” the Oceanride XD Cinema, and other entertainment for both children and adults.