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Acuario de Gijon, Gijon

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Explore a dozen different marine ecosystems at Acuario de Gijon, just off the promenade of the Playa de Poniente. Focusing on fresh and saltwater environments around northern Spain, the aquarium also offers exhibits on diverse places like the Caribbean, the Red Sea, and the Indian Ocean. The 60 aquariums here are home to marine life including loggerhead turtles, bull sharks, and penguins. You can even touch starfish, sea cucumbers. and more pool-dwelling creatures in a special section. Try to catch the documentary, too. Make Acuario de Gijon part of your personalized Gijon itinerary using our Gijon planning tool .
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  • We spent a nice afternoon in the Aquarium of Gijón. Few species but very well decorated. The Otter returned us crazy! I recommend going with kids. Somewhat expensive to be so small.
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  • A must if you go with children. Moves awhile very entertaining and funny if you go with peace of mind. The store leaves much to be desired.
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  • We've gone on several occasions and this time went with the small which loved was all the variety of fish that exist. It was fun and educational.
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  • Small but cheaper than most aquariums so worth a visit. Good variety of marine life.
  • Best. Aquarium. Ever. I would literally travel to Asturias again just for this aquarium. so interactive, it blew me away.
  • Not worth the money. Small and cheap. Bot impressive.
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  • Amazing place, otters are super cute!

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