Here’s another idea for a good and very enjoyable trip out. Almuñécar Aquarium – Acuario de Almuñécar – opened its doors to the public on July 18th 2008, and is the largest such aquarium in Andalucia.
There are actually a total of 20 aquariums of varying sizes within the complex, home to approximately 3,500 specimens belonging to about 200 species.
The aquarium is on two levels where the sea and its inhabitants from two perspectives, the evolution of marine organisms from the creation of the oceans and a tour of the Mediterranean ecosystems and its species.
A 17 metre long underwater tunnel allows you to mingle with the inhabitants of the Oceanarium, some 2,000 specimens of fish and invertebrates from 100 species, including sharks and rays.
18690 Almuñécar (Granada)
Tel: 958 88 26 12
Reservations: [email protected]
Jan 1st to June 15th – Mon to Fri 10:00 to 18:30. Sat, Sun & Fiestas 10:30 to 19:30
June 16th to Aug 31st – 10:30 to 22:00
Sept – 10:00 to 21:00
Oct 1st to Dec 31st – Mon to Fri 10:00 to 18:30. Sat, Sun & Fiestas 10:30 to 19:30
Children aged 4 to 12 years: €9
Over 65 años: €9
Children under 4 years: free
One free entry per group
Guided Tours (maximum 20 persons)
€40 per group
Associations (Low season only)
Groups of 12-15 persons with official accreditation – €6 per person