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Chitose Salmon Aquarium, Chitose
(3.8/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
Get a unique view of a hidden world from the river bed at Chitose Salmon Aquarium, the largest fresh water aquarium in the country. With a glass viewing spot set submerged alongside the river, you'll get a distinctive view of life below the surface at a spot where salmon arrive anually during the winter to spawn in huge volumes. You'll also get to look at a diverse range fresh water inhabitants in the various aquariums, including an enormous 318,226 L (70,000 gallon) tank where trout, carp, cat fish, and a host of other indiegenous species can be observed. Check the aquarium's website for details of the events held here throughout the year. Make Chitose Salmon Aquarium part of your personalized Chitose itinerary using our Chitose vacation generator.
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  • Also the heat of summer and the cold in the winter? Not related, at all ages. Chitose station within a reasonable distance, adjacent facilities can be enjoyed. Easy to understand the ecology of salmon, the Chitose River history and role view, description, display, was an interesting place.
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  • Come again is, finally! It is. Like the aquarium as well as in Seattle, but not the facilities of Japan. Look at what time exactly to upstream, lots of salmon, seen only here a lot and was satisfied.
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  •  You'll see Chitose river embankments from the appearance could be seen, Dé did not seem like a salmon upstream to form.  Could not see far because it was muddy water when I went. Many kinds of fish and can also enjoy it.
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  • Very interesting and kid friendly
  • Nice scenery and good education for everyone.
  • I think it is the place of salmon it is showcase for more information. Immediately next to the Chitose River, so from the riverbed is seen River looks like in real time. The climb in September for salmon spawning salmon it is seen. Visit of royalty. Layout of the exhibits are interesting and 触re合e fish, feeding you can do and experience. The children had come was elated. ★ Oh, discount tickets are now bakeries at a convenience store across the street. The later regretted not knowing.
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  • Descendants of Mr./Ms. Ito established Indian mill to the Chitose River is Shoko Nakagawa (shokotann) talent. Right margin of the turtles had kept airou exhibited.. You can see the Chitose River from the small window in the Aquarium. Such as salmon or Salvelinus leucomaenis saddened are visited. Many in the non-image uploaded by. 10/2016 23, taking pictures
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  • Imagine more fun will just waste little time the crayfish and CARP bait do what I experienced and enjoyed it! Do not eat at all, but given carp bait too lol just was an interesting catch many typhoons that hit the River was muddy but ☺
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