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Echizen Matsushima Aquarium, Sakai
(3.6/5 based on 150 reviews on the web)
Walk over a seabed across a glass board in your socks and play with fish in shallow pools of Echizen Matsushima Aquarium, a well-kept establishment built seaside to highlight the experience. Featuring over 400 species including dolphins, sharks, rays, jellyfish, penguins, octopuses, turtles, and frogs, the aquarium features a full range of marine life, some of which you can touch. Daily dolphin shows and penguin walks are a highlight. You can see penguins from an underwater tunnel or walk to a nearby small island to see animals in the wild. Put Echizen Matsushima Aquarium at the forefront of your travel plans using our Sakai trip itinerary builder.
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  • Aquarium love and I go to many places, but quite helpful! Observation point of the sea can be enjoyed in front of the Aquarium, and sea creatures near ♪ cute sea creatures in. say either family or families with small children is recommended.
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  • 水族館が大好きで全国40箇所くらいまわっており、 今年も10回くらいは水族館にいっています。 今回前々から行きたかった越前松島水族館さんにお邪魔しました。 とても楽しかったです^^ まず、大手にはない体験型の施設が多いことがよかったです。 ふれあいコーナーではエイやサメやヒトデは定番でよくあるかんじですが、 レアなミズダコに触ることができたのはびっくり。 色々な魚やカメに自分でエサがあげれるのも斬...  more »
  • Made fewer customers in the rain, but enjoyed a relaxing plenty of any area. This is a fun can play at your own pace in the big aquarium, without reference to intrusiveness and (lol), Aquarium.
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