Oceanografic Valencia, Valencia

3.9
#1 of 287 in Parks in Valencian Country
Enjoy marine exploration and adventure at Oceanografic Valencia, the largest oceanarium complex in all of Europe. The site includes a giant dolphinarium and an ocean tank housing sharks, rays, and other fish. There are over 45,000 animals here, representing nearly 500 species. Among those inhabiting nine underwater towers are sawfish, sea urchins, and beluga whales, to name just a few. Each tower is divided into two levels, representing major marine ecosystems of our planet. At this location you can also explore a sprawling garden area, noted for sheltering more than 80 different species of plants. This site blends education with entertainment, hosting numerous special events throughout the year, as well as daily feedings, lectures, and shows. Check online for ticket options and a full listing of upcoming activities. Using our international travel planner, Valencia attractions like Oceanografic Valencia can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Definitely worth a visit when you're in Valencia. You can easily walk around for hours.
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  • It's really the largest in Europe, it's magical, its tunnels make you look like you're in the water with sharks, it's divided into several continents, it's easy to reach it
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