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Address: 8 NO. 608-6 Zhongshan Road, Dalian 116021, China
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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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A good theme park with a sound polar world despite its small size

This place claims to be a AAAA-class tourist site in China. I spent about 2 and a half hours there last week with my major focus on the polar world as the animals there appear... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 8, 2016
Teruce
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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This park is remarkebly big. Not only does it have many aquariums, you can also enjoy several shows with seals, walrusses belugas and dolfins. However, wenn we visited the park yesterday the great number of visitors unabled us to see it all.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Got to be the best attaction in Dalian if you have children. They have five large attactions. Located in a popular area of town. And Did I mention they have a beach and a castle nearby. The aquairiums have all kinds of fish and and artic animals. My daughter love the Dinosaurs experience. Great place to spend the day. Food... More 

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Thank Dylan Z
Shenyang, China
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

It was about 100 RMB to get into the Sun Asia Ocean World aquarium, and overall the experience was completely underwhelming and overpriced. There 'exhibits' give no information about the kind of fish or anything else, so don't go expecting to learn anything from the trip. It felt more like we were walking through a series of photo ops than... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

I visited here with my husband and my daughter when we are visiting grandparents in Dalian. I'd have to say I am very disappointed, the theme is very dark and some animals living condition are very concerning. Seen much better places.

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Thank Mei L
Hong Kong, China
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195 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

This place claims to be a AAAA-class tourist site in China. I spent about 2 and a half hours there last week with my major focus on the polar world as the animals there appear to be worth a visit more than the submarine tunnel which is claimed to be the longest of its type in the world. First of... More 

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Thank Teruce
Dalian, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

Took the whole package-visited the aquarium,enjoyed the dolphin and seal show.Visited the coral museum.Food easily available.Very easy access by bus or tram.

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Shanghai, China
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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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62 reviews
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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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Dalian, China
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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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Pittsboro, North Carolina, United States
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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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