As a tourist the Antalya Aquarium opened in the summer of 2013 and is considered to be one of the largest aquariums in the world.
The Antalya Aquarium inspires, entertains and educates. It’s home to thousands of species, and tens of thousands of underwater creatures!
The decoration of the aquarium’s main tank was created by the famous Italian sculptor Benedetti. It incorporates life-sized plane, ship, and submarine wrecks, and is the biggest coral reef decoration in the world. Travel along a path of over 40 exhibits, followed by the world’s largest underwater tunnel aquarium that’s 131 meters long and a width of 3 meters.
A visit to the aquarium is a terrific way to spend a day out with numerous activities such as, making snow balls from real snow in Snow World. Step into a journey among the most poisonous, colorful and interesting species of the world in tropical reptile house; Fear Trophy. You can sail the world seas with multi-dimensional movie technology in Oceanride XD Cinema.
How to get to Antalya Aquarium the by using Antalya Municipality public transport system
From the main road infront of the Liberty Hotels Lara and wait for the LC07. Get off at the bus stop infront of the Hotel Suix Lara (all the bus drivers will know it as the ‘Ofo Hotel’) which next to the ‘Ofo Taxi rank’. Wait at the bus stop for the KL08 and ask the bus driver to drop you off at the 5 M Migros shopping centre. Walk to the overhead bridge and by using the bridge cross to the other side of the busy main road. Walk towards the roundabout/underpass. At the roundabout/underpass take a right turn and walk for approx 500 meters and on your right hand side you will see Antalya Aquarium.
The journey time from Liberty Hotels Lara on the LC07 to Hotel Suix Lara next to the ‘Ofo Taxi rank’ (Ofo Hotel) is approx – 15 mins. Fare – 2 TL.
The journey time from Hotel Suix Lara on the KL08 to 5 M Migros shopping centre is approx – 40 mins. Fare – 2 TL