Aquario Da Bacia Do Rio Sao Francisco, Belo Horizonte
(3.9/5 based on 150+ reviews on the web)
Aquario Da Bacia Do Rio Sao Francisco is the Largest freshwater aquarium in Brazil, serving to raise awareness about the role of the river and to defend Brazilian environmental preservation. The 2,700 kilometer (1,700 mile) long river, spanning 5 Brazilian provinces, contains one of the richest faunas, which are reproduced in the aquarium. Located within the Belo Horizonte Zoo, the aquarium is not very large and you can view the 1,200 fish, representing 50 different species, all within a short visit. There is a cafeteria on site as well as a kiosk providing snacks for you to enjoy. Add Aquario Da Bacia Do Rio Sao Francisco and other attractions to your Belo Horizonte trip itinerary using our Belo Horizonte travel itinerary maker.
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  • Many curiosities to enter the Aquarium. Meet the species and stories of the River was wonderful. Delight in family!
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  • Very interesting! Species of fish that I probably would never see. All very well mounted ... just found it too small, especially for the value of the fee.
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  • The Old Chico basin Aquarium presents its wealth of species of fish and gear used by their fishermen. Beautiful place and nice to visit.
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  • Fenomenal
  • Excelente
  • Incrível!
  • Lindo poder conhecer um pouco das riquezas que temos nos rios brasileiros!
  • Excelente aquário! Muito bem cuidado e com ótima apresentação das espécies. 🐟🐟🐟