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Kagoshima City Aquarium, Kagoshima
(3.7/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
Spread over seven floors, Kagoshima City Aquarium displays a wide array of marine life forms, from the small and ethereal, to the whale shark, the world's biggest fish. The waters surrounding this aquarium harbor an unusually diverse range of life due to the bay's subterranean volcanism and the Kuroshio current that courses by. You'll see exhibits on these habitats specifically, with the aquarium's largest tank demonstrating the populace found in the current. Witness shoals of fish moving in unison as giant rays gracefully glide around them, and marvel at the enormous whale shark. Watch the dolphins execute incredible tricks alongside their trainers at one of the performances, and check feeding times on the website to catch this popular event. Kagoshima City Aquarium is just one of the many highlights you can arrange to see using our international travel planner, Kagoshima Edition.
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  • "Not," and the Kagoshima dialect is PISCES or fishes that. But long ago, in the duck pond Park Aquarium, and moved at the same time gone since, Kagoshima, the Aquarium was missing. And sea life as well as your world was established at the end of the port of Kagoshima, was opened. Many visitors from outside the Prefecture, since, as well as the local tourist attractions. It is Aquarium where you can enjoy various exhibits, aquatic life and the world's largest fish, the whale shark and satsumaaolimushi local. Was visiting the family at first, but now that becomes a member by husband and wife, are visited on a regular basis. Hot days of summer and as good as the rain to visit.
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  • Kuroshio tank has whale sharks and rays are powerful. There is also Wi-Fi, so was convenient.
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  • A visit is certainly worthwhile. You just not should be scared, how full it is in the Aquarium and you have to wait quite a bit for a good seat at the demonstrations/feedings. But overall a nice attraction.
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