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Aquarium of Veracruz, Veracruz

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Discover the underwater treasures of Mexico at Aquarium of Veracruz, renowned for its use of modern technology. Stroll the halls of the aquarium and observe numerous aquatic species up close. Pay a visit to the freshwater gallery, where you can admire numerous fish species, as well as local jungle animals and plants, such as toucans, crocodiles, turtles, orchids, and a boa constrictor. Witness vibrant fish swimming in the reef tank, where octopuses and moray eels coexist with lobster, shrimp, and seahorses. Later, you can admire the sharks and manatees in their respective tanks, as well as visit the outdoor pool filled with sea turtles. Put Aquarium of Veracruz on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Veracruz tourist route planner.
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  • Nothing spectacular but very nice. Kids will love it. On the malecon just before downtown. One of very few things to do here... Not much to see or do.  more »
  • I happened to go with two friends, we had an amazing time they host a lot of species from the region, the plain visit to the aquarium may be around 2 hours, but you can also buy packages to swim with ...  more »
  • A nice aquatic experience. Plan on 1-2 hours in order to fully enjoy this attraction. The area also has other attractions such as Ripleys believe it or not and a lot of local open air markets.  more »