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Sochi Discovery World Aquarium

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Address: Lenin Street, 219A / 4, Kurortny Gorodok, Sochi 354367, Russia
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+7 862 246-33-56
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Nice aquarium

I was there for 1 and half hours it has many kind of fishes entrance fees was for 2 person 900 ruble with camera permission we had a discount because we were in Sochi park and we... read more

Reviewed October 8, 2014
Yasserradwan
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cairo
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed February 2, 2017 via mobile

Well I feel it's a little over priced and it isn't really big. Could be a fun activity if you have young children with you. Do stay for the shark feeding, that's the only thing that was worth the money spent.

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Thank Sangeet K
Sochi, Russia
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44 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed August 13, 2015

It's not as big as you expect. But you can feed fish there and take photos with the sharks ( for extra payment, of course). And I think the entrance fee is quite high.

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2 Thank Yekaterina K
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed May 2, 2015

Definitely a nice aquarium, not so far from the ones of much larger cities. Some species are very uncommon. Impressive tube in the middle of the large aquarium. Explanations available in English, which is not so often the case in Russia.

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1 Thank Titomonaco
Moscow, Russia
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1,452 reviews
923 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 763 helpful votes
Reviewed January 15, 2015

I was a bit wary, not knowing what to expect, especially given the not-so-pleasant surroundings of the Aquarium, basically a bit unkempt and dried-out park. But as it turned out, the aquarium is a pleasant and entertaining attraction with loads of marine life to see and some activities on the side as well. I felt giddy as a child feeding... More 

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1 Thank Tinde_K
cairo
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509 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
Reviewed October 8, 2014 via mobile

I was there for 1 and half hours it has many kind of fishes entrance fees was for 2 person 900 ruble with camera permission we had a discount because we were in Sochi park and we showed the discount CARD 15% to go there from my hotel MERCURE we took bus 124 it was nice time

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2 Thank Yasserradwan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed December 21, 2013

With limited activities in the off-summer-season in Adler (which is down the highway from Sochi), a visit to this large aquarium is worth making, especially if you have children in tow. Descriptions are written in both Russian and English, and there is an interesting variety of animals. Near the end of the museum is a vast cavern where you walk... More 

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5 Thank jetw14
Wuhan, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
Reviewed January 26, 2013

It is a bit far from the city center, surroundings can scare you, the road is terrible there, but the place is very nice. For Sochi it is excellent, for whole Russia this is excellent, clean, well-organised, there are a lot of different types of fishes, turtles. Even you can feed some of them. using special food from the vending... More 

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