Istanbul Aquarium (Istanbul Akvaryum), opened its doors in April 2011, is an official member of World Association of Zoos and Aquariums (WAZA). The site is 5 km from Atatürk International Airport, near the motorway and railway transportation systems in Florya, which is at the southwest coast of Istanbul. Istanbul Aquarium is the biggest aquariums in the world and biggest thematic aquarium in Europe. Aquarium hosts 16 themes and 1 rainforest going from the Black Sea towards the Pacific.
We start our Istanbul Aquarium Tour from Old city hotels and Ataturk airport with your pick up and transfer. We have an amazing tour in aquarium between hundreds of different fish and animal kinds. At the end of the tour, you will be transferred to your hotels.
Water volume: 6.800 cubic meters; 64 tanks in total,
A two-storey giant project with total area of 22.000 square meters on 100-decare land,
Parking lot area of 32.000 square meters/1.200 vehicles belonging to Istanbul Akvaryum,
Visitor area of 6.000 square meters,
A special-themed, 1,2 km long travel route originating in the Black Sea towards the Pacific,
Approximately 1.500 species, 15.000 land and sea creatures in total, which are interesting from each other,
2, 15-person, 6-axle 5D movie houses, providing the option to watch 7 separate films, an extraordinary system that makes live some effects such as wind, fog and water.
A gift shop with an area of 470 square meters within Istanbul Akvaryum,
3 cafeterias on the travel route,
1 restaurant having the Panama Canal view on one side and the sea view on the other,