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Address: Rua do Forte de Sao Joao Baptista 12, Porto Moniz, Madeira 9270-150, Portugal
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For an island surrounded by fish of all kinda ,there is a poor selection of specimens to view . Also the enterence fee is far to expensive . It's more entertaining in the fish... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed August 13, 2016
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County Durham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

It is very small, has 1 huge and no more than 15 very little (<30 l) tanks with several fish/ shrimps in it. You can see more in a good pet fish store and would be happier. Went out in 10 mins. Felt dissapointed and missed my 7 eur immediately.

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Raynham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016

We went to Porto Moniz for sightseeing. I believe that they had just about all of the fish that is in the waters of the surrounding area, in the tanks. Located right at the waters edge near a natural pisina. I really liked the curvature of the over head view of the fish tank it felt like the fish were... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

Ok, what a disappointment. 7 euro pp for the smallest aquarium I have ever seen. Small in every way possible. Within 10-15min you are done. The poor fishes (the ones who are still alive) live in the smallest tanks possible and the one point is for the free wifi. Some of the animals look sick or dead and even though... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

We payed 7 euros per person. We went through in less than 15 minutes, and we took our time. It is so small, and the aquaria look disappointing. Worst of all we saw some dead fish in the tanks.. Don't go here, don't support them.

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Thank Jos v
London, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

Wayyyyyyy overpriced for the experience!!! The rates should be reduced by 50%. Not much more to say as everything was pretty average at best apart from the huge tank.

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 21, 2016

oh my god , like others ( i have just seen their reviews ) in 30 years of travelling , quite possible the most expensive worst attraction i have ever seen ; 7 euros each for an attraction that was flat , boring and uninformative and over in 5 minutes ......... SHOCKING .. SERIOUSLY , do not enter ............ and... More 

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County Durham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

For an island surrounded by fish of all kinda ,there is a poor selection of specimens to view . Also the enterence fee is far to expensive . It's more entertaining in the fish market in Funchal .

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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

7e for about 10 minutes. Most fish on the boards aren't in the tanks and most fish are grey/brown. Very dull and boring- entrance fee is far too much for what's there.

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Kiev, Ukraine
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2016

My daughter, 2,5 yo, liked it. Otherwise it's average - small, some fish in tanks is missing. Anyway, some entertainment provided.

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Thank Kat_teryna
Halstead, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

Very interesting to have a walk round and loved the fish but it is very small about 10 minutes worth of activity really to small

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