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Aquarium Donostia-San Sebastian

#11 of 105 things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia Features Animals
Plaza De Carlos Blasco Imaz 1, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 44 00 99
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Plaza De Carlos Blasco Imaz 1, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 44 00 99

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Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

I was a little disappointed with this Aquarium. Even thou I was trying not to be influenced by the fact that I had just come from the Lisboa Aquarium, a far superior experience. It will be a while on the tour before you get to...More

Thank Maxximvs
Reviewed 5 August 2015

The Aquarium is at one end of the boardwalk on La Concha Beach. A short walk, it is not a big or fancy place but has cool views of the beach and closer views of an island in the bay. The best feature of this...More

1  Thank Liliana A
Reviewed 4 August 2015

This attraction is set at the end of the harbour. It covers three levels and the selection of exhibits is outstanding.

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Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

We visited on a grey and chilly day and were pleasantly surprised by the quality of both the aquarium and the attached museum, which explored the history of sea-faring in the basque region. Both were very engaging and kept us occupied for a couple of...More

1  Thank 135out
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

For a fairly small aquarium this was a very nice place made all the more interesting with half of the exhibition focusing on local marine history. Aquarium was cool but a tad cramped for viewing, lots to see tho and definitely worth a visit on...More

Thank Scannabanana
Reviewed 28 July 2015 via mobile

It definitely worth to visit, especially if you travel with children. Very beautiful and interesting. 360 tunnel impressed us and children, especially when shark is swimming overhead.

1  Thank Tanya B
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

After a very pleasant stroll through the old harbour area of Donostia we arrived at the aquarium. Entrance was €13 for adults and €6.50 for children under 12 and €9 for my teenager. Headphones with recorded commentary were an extra €2. After shelling out over...More

Thank jeamclaughlin
Reviewed 18 July 2015

Went on a hot day - no airco - or at least very limited. The model ships are not so interesting, but the history of the area is kind of cool to read about. You have about 1.5 floors of model boats before you get...More

Thank Jennifer P
Reviewed 5 July 2015

A very interesting and overall excellent aquarium. It combines a museum of Basque country’s naval and maritime trade history, with exhibits on how fish are caught, with an aquarium. The museum is very well laid-out and informative. The aquarium is excellent….it’s not very big but...More

1  Thank BRH918
Reviewed 29 June 2015 via mobile

Interesting collection of miniture ships and facts about the history of San Sébastien, followed by a collection of shells, crabs and shark jaws. Large range of beautiful fish, a transparent tunnel where the sharks and fish swim over and around you. Definately worth a visit,...More

Thank jenkle89
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