Very big aquarium with variety of fish. In the season its alittle bit crowded but stiil a great place to be.
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Visited with family, mid-morning in August. It was a good alternative activity (i.e. out of the sun and away from the pool/sea for a bit). Allow about 60-90 minutes to get round, depending on how engaged with the information you're likely to be. Slightly bemused...More
This aquarium is based on the outskirts of Heraklion on an old US airforce base. Costs 8 euros for entry with ample parking on site (free). On the same site is Dinosaur land and access to the beach. The aquarium is well maintained with a...More
I would recommend it for a family with kids. I went there with two kids of 11 and 8. We hired a audio guide for each which I would recommend. You can choose from a variety of languages, not only the most common ones. The...More
I have visited many aquariums around the world - This is very nice for kids to see (especially if they havent visited again a decent aquarium)
Built among the ghost town of an abandoned army base, the Cretaquarium is most definitely worth a visit. Entry was 9Euro for adults and 6 Euro for children and most definitely worth it. The kids loved seeing all the different creature from the tiny camoflage...More