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Aquariums in Turkey

Discover Turkey, home of aquariums


Turkey's Popular Aquariums

Take your children to an aquarium and experience the unique pleasure of swimming with sharks, get to know the underwater animals. Istanbul Aquarium, Sea Life, Antalya Aquarium, Aqua Vega, which are some of the most popular aquariums to visit.

Underwater World

Aquariums are facilities where animals are confined within tanks and displayed to the public, and in which they may also be bred.

Turkey offers lots of giant aquariums to fun for every member of the family. These aquariums take the very large tanks to hold these kind of aquatic creatures. Most aquariums have several tanks and the combined volume of water can be much larger but it is only the largest aquarium tank that is counted.

You can visit small or large aquariums open to the public in major cities. Aquariums offer family fun for those wishing to spend time in the underwater world, promising an unforgettable experience during your stay in Turkey.

Turkey's Biggest Aquariums

Istanbul Aquarium: Istanbul Aquarium is the world's largest thematic aquarium, open all the time to visitors. It is also an official member of World Association of Zoos and Aquariums.

Sea Life Aquarium: Sea Life is a next generation aquarium with its own rainforest, flooded forest and tropical seas zones. It also contains one of the longest underwater tunnels in the world.

Antalya Aquarium: Antalya Aquarium is the world's biggest tunnel aquarium and the most lively attraction center in Antalya. Inspiring adventure, discover your imagination with the Antalya Aquarium.

Aqua Vega Aquarium: Aqua Vega Aquarium is one of the largest in Europe has the distinction of being the second largest tunnel aquarium.

Other Aquariums:

  • Eti Underwater World, Eskisehir
  • Via Sea Aquarium, Istanbul
  • Emaar Aquarium Underwater Zoo, Istanbul
  • Sea World, Ankara
  • Diyarbakir Aquarium, Diyarbakir

Aquariums in Turkey

Antalya Aquarium, Konyaalti, Antalya