Thematic Sections

Thematic journey starts with the seas and oceans of the world. The Indian Ocean, Red Sea, Atlantic Ocean and Pacific Ocean welcome you at the very beginning in 4 thematic aquariums. You can see the examples of underwater life in and around Antalya province in the big cylindrical aquarium to the left and the small ones surrounding it. After having seen the mysterious life in underwater caves, you will be astonished at the rivers of the world. You will be witnessing the Asian rivers following the Nile and Amazon rivers.

After having passed by the waterfall, you will arrive at the plant aquarium section. If you follow the dark corridor, Morays and Porpoises will salute you.

You can have a rest by sitting around the pool in which you can see Horseshoe Crabs while reading the curios story of the Noah’s Great Flood. There are big thematic aquariums in this section giving information about Dock Stand and Demre Çay Ağzı regions as well as the seas of Turkey in various aquariums. After the eels, you will face the Tropical Reef section. You can take a closer look at the living corals, clown fishes, seahorses, lion fishes, octopuses and giant morays here. Moreover, there are Sturgeon fishes inside the large aquarium to the right of the same section.

The last stop of the thematic section is the tank of Sharks. You will be going down a floor by using the stairs on the right side after having listened to interesting stories from Easter Island.

Total water volume of the aquariums inside Antalya Aquarium is around 7.5 million liters and there are hundreds of sharks in these aquariums. Please remember to catch the shark feeding times that are regularly held every day.

octopus vulgaris

Octopus vulgaris

Anthias-anthias

Anthias anthias

Mullus-surmeletus

Mullus surmeletus

Other Activities

  • Activities on Grass Area
  • Fish Feeding
  • Events

School groups, youth groups and corporate launching events are waiting for you on a grassy area of 500 square meters at a distance of only 70 meters from Konyaaltı Beach under the shadow of Taurus Mountains!

You can plan extraordinarily entertaining activities with your teammates outdoors from tug of war to sack race or musical chairs to keepy uppy and from archery to kite festival.

There are hundreds of sharks inside the main tank of Antalya Aquarium that features water capacity of more than 5 million liters. There are breathtaking moments during the feeding times of sharks that are fed by specially trained divers by hand. If you would like to witness this special activity, do not forget to learn about the shark feeding hours before your trip to the Aquarium!

There are very exclusive spaces in Antalya Aquarium for private and also incentive events. You can organize a special cocktail or dinner inside the world’s largest tunnel aquarium or plan a special presentation or press conference in front of the glamorous view of the shipwreck.