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Shimoda Aquarium, Shimoda
(3.4/5 based on 200+ reviews on the web)
Centered around a floating facility harboring a 600-ton tank, Shimoda Aquarium boasts energetic dolphin and sea lion shows. The dome makes up the central point of a barricade in the bay, creating a performance arena and living space for the resident dolphins of the aquarium. Standing on the floating causeway, you'll witness these creatures and their trainers pulling off tricks and stunts. Other activities include dolphin petting, feeding, dolphin trainer workshops for kids, and opportunities for boating around their paddock. Back inside the main building, see over 200 species collected from the Izu as they swim inside the enormous water tank. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Shimoda Aquarium by using our Shimoda itinerary builder.
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  • In a tank at the entrance is a huge sea turtles swim meet me. A feeling so touched because just around the corner. But sea turtles are mistaken for food people even mouth to take care! Aquarium is a bit obsolete sense is undeniable, but you were very good.
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  • Show one after the other, is interesting in compact size Aquarium, is considered very good. Is recommended,
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  • As the Aquarium is small. But dolphin, sea lions show, feeding shows, and a variety of other views. Admission is 2000 yen, but in front of the Tourist Association, buy is 1700 yen.
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