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Part of the oceanic experience

When we visited this location within the park, it was feeding time and we had the privilege of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
alanyeo76
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Singapore, Singapore
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Park of the Ocean Park

Belong to the ocean park, its Free entrance. However, I find that the area is not well-maintained... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
kidman
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Singapore
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“Part of the oceanic experience ”
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“Park of the Ocean Park”
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424 Ishikawa | Ocean Expo Park, Motobu-cho, Kunigami-gun 905-0206, Okinawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Belong to the ocean park, its Free entrance. However, I find that the area is not well-maintained and the area is small for the manatees to swim around. Sad that they are captivated in such a small area

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When we visited this location within the park, it was feeding time and we had the privilege of watching the caretakers feeding them with cabbages and carrots. The kids enjoyed themselves and it was something that they had not seen before.

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank alanyeo76
Reviewed January 1, 2019 via mobile

It's a very small building. Few manatees inside. Not too much to see. But an easy walk from the main aquarium building. Kids should enjoy it anyhow.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank susanfS5266OK
Reviewed November 12, 2018

It is sad to watch those sweet giants in this boring small tanks, with nothing to play, no color, no other fishes. This is not what I expect from a conservation park.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank alice-asia
Reviewed November 2, 2018

After coming out of the fantastic Churaumi Aquarium, this is a little anticlimactic. Manatees are interesting for sure, but these tanks are fairly small, bland concrete holes. You can see the manatees from above water or below and to be fair, this is a free...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank wwarby
Reviewed November 2, 2018

Why anyone would think it is OK to keep magnificent creatures like manatees in these horribly small pools is mind-boggling. Give them decent conditions or set them free! Seeing this place left a very bad feeling of the whole visit to the Ocean Expo Park...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Erik69
Reviewed October 28, 2018

This exhibition was a disappointment. With the huge surrounding area available, these wonderful creatures are deserving of a larger enclosure.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Derek R
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

There’s two separate tanks with 4 manatees. One can see quite clearly these strange creatures from very close distance since they like to swim close to the glass. Good attraction for kids for sure.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mr_Nobody_1979
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Juste 2 pools with a few animals, takes 5 minutes, or 10 maximum.. But you can see them well, and it’s free.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Fildesmond
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

The conditions these poor animals live in are appalling. A tiny dirty pool where they sit all day. They and their pool looked absolutely pathetic. Again, quite sad.

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank flavaff
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