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Salmon Hometown Chitose Aquarium, Chitose

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Get a unique view of a hidden world from the river bed at Salmon Hometown Chitose 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 Salmon Hometown Chitose Aquarium part of your personalized Chitose itinerary using our Chitose vacation generator.
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  • Good place to visit and learn about the various kind of salmon. Plus other fishes. Had a good 1hr+ there. Kids had a good time trying to catch some small fresh water lobsters and touching fishes.  more »
  • Renewed some years ago and was on the staff! The highlight here is Japan's first facility underwater observation zones can be seen directly in Chitose river water? Located about 10 minutes ' walk from Chitose station and Chitose Aquarium of the hometown of salmon at the hotel with Japan's largest aquarium freshwater aquarium, freshwater fish for salmon and Hokkaido Center to see a variety of freshwater organisms throughout the world. You might see herds of salmon for spawning River dates back to the fall if you're lucky, in the Aquarium. Maruyama Zoo year Passport required to discount.
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  • I went to went to station road adjacent to kill the time until the return of the Chitose boarding time and, while you're let go Aquarium and not expect too much. Rattle in timing and slowly see the Chitose River revetment and made Windows sees the actual River, was more than helpful. Of salmon when I want to go also. Noboribetsu Aquarium was disappointed but enjoyed adult care here.
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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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