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Sun Asia Ocean World And Polar World

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Address: No.608-6-8 Zhongshan Road, Shahekou District, Dalian 116021, China
Phone Number: 0411-84581113
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Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

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On arriving I thought it was passed its best but my children loved the shows good entertainment all round it is a total Chinese local place they all to enjoy there self so... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2015
tamsbar
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Shanghai, China
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Shanghai, China
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2015 via mobile

On arriving I thought it was passed its best but my children loved the shows good entertainment all round it is a total Chinese local place they all to enjoy there self so westerns must go with the flow . Go around 8am to get in before the big Que. start

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Thank tamsbar
Irvine, California
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39 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

First thought arriving was that this place was run down and dated. However, all the attractions were enjoyable and better than expected. Saw pequins and many other aquatic creatures. The little beluga whale was hilarious swimming in circles. As are many attractions in China, kids here don't get much discipline and bang on the glasses nonstop, which was terrible. The... More 

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Thank fly_Harriett
Dalian, China
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85 reviews
41 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

The theme park is free but the three aquariums have separate fees: Ocean World, Polar World, and Coral World. The park is beautiful. There's a midway. A big bunjee jumping tower over the water is a huge attraction. So is the world's longest underwater aquarium tunnel. Call ahead for free English-speaking guides.Take the double-decker bus #801 from downtown Dalian to... More 

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2 Thank Martin A
Pittsboro, North Carolina, United States
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21 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The park was a highlight of our visit, especially the dolphin and walrus shows, though the aquarium itself was breathtaking. We were lucky to have a native speaker among our group, as it would have been difficult to know where to go without that (no English signs). It was great fun and probably would have been even more fun with... More 

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1 Thank Candice K
Singapore, Singapore
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Admission fee is not cheap but it is pretty entertaining and I got ticket to the 4 places. There were different performances at each area. Just make sure you get the time-table from the information counter first to plan your schedule. I visited the place on a Friday afternoon and was able to complete 3 places in less than 3... More 

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1 Thank iL0veTravel99
Lightning Ridge
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14 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

We enjoy this immensely the dolphins were brilliant, clever and really funny the people working with them were very entertaining. The highlight was the Beluga whales I had never seen them before so found it fascinating and everyone in the crowed was fascinated by them I think everyone should see this .

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Thank Black_Hand_Chambers
Shenyang, China
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10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

Could be a nice place for visitors and animals. But every aquarium and enclosure is so small. Arctic foxes run around in small circles, obviously distresed, people beat against the glasses of the wale quarium... The place is overcrowded. Save the money, don't watch the poor animals... Again for people who can't speak english: 不要打在玻璃上!

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1 Thank Zetti23
Beirut, Lebanon
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193 reviews
108 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2012

Maybe there are nice shows, and great sea life to see, good coral displays - BUT - zero crowd control. Shows were overpacked w people. One lady piggy backed on to me to see over me. People jammed into us to hwere we couldn't breathe, and they still let more people in. Could not walk from place to place because... More 

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Thank Irongate69
Dalian, China
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

Good show and very easy to see everything. A nice place to take the famiely. Staff very nice.

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