Visit a monumental piece of engineering, the longest tunnel oceanarium in the world, in the Antalya Aquarium tour from Side. We will come to Side and pick you up and take you to our aquarium for a few hours. We will bring you back to your hotel before 16:30.
Interested? Certainly! Our aquarium is situated on several floors on 15000 m2. Imagine you’re at the bottom of the sea, with thousands of exotic fish species floating around. The aquarium’s special design allows you to see everything going on in the depths in the very close up. It can’t be compared to watching even the most spectacular documentaries and the entire tour is accompanied by a feeling of wonder and unreality. It is unlikely to ever be forgotten. All the Aquarium halls are equipped with handy information boards, in English, which tell you about the life of the inhabitants of our oceanarium.
Antalya Aquarium can be visited several times a week with our tour. Distance from Side city centre to Antalya Aquarium is about 80 km. The entrance fee is included in the price of the tour, and comfortable transfers to and from the hotel are also included.
Tickets for additional halls inside the Oceanarium (cinema, Snow City and terrarium) can be purchased on site if desired. We recommend that you make reservations in advance.
If you have never heard of the Antalya Aquarium then prepare yourself for a real treat! With over 40 thematic aquariums for your enjoyment, the Aquarium also has the world’s longest aquatic tunnel at 131 metres long and 3 metres wide, through which you can walk and observe more than 200 sharks and a plethora of other sea creatures, swimming above and around you.
With all of this and so much more you can enjoy the themes of the snow and ice museum (perfect on a hot day), enjoy the reptiles in the Wild Park, with species from all over the world to learn about, and treat yourself to the Oceanride XD Cinema. With restaurants and snack bars to provide sustenance, the Aquarium is a must have day out for families and friends alike and all within easy reach of your Side hotel.
Enjoy the scenery as your coach travels along the beautiful Anatolian coastline of Turkey, feeling the thrill as you approach Antalya and the Aquarium itself.
More than just a day out at an Aquarium, you will also have the opportunity to see some of the city and give yourselves a broader perspective of this stunning coastal area. You will visit points of interest along the way, including the Kursunlu Waterfalls and their icy cold cascades.
A tour that will make sure that all of your party will enjoy themselves from the young to the old!
In 2023, price of Antalya Aquarium Tour From Side is 50 € for adults, 40 € for children between age 3 and 12, free for children under 2 years old.
Every Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday all year round from 09:00 to 16:00
Starting with a pickup from your hotel at approximaely 09:00. Your air conditioned coach will take you the 60 kilometres (around a one hour journey time) to Antalya City and the Aquarium. Your prepaid ticket and transport will ensure that you do not have to queue at the entrance doors.
You will have 2.5 hours at the Aquarium, to enjoy the educational and amusements of the themes. If you are in the Aquarium at feeding times you may even be able to feed the fish yourself.
The second part of the tour begins when you rejoin your coach in the car park and head towards the Old Town of Antalya. You will see the clock tower and Hadrian’s Gate and have 2 hours of free time in the Old City, for sightseeing, shopping or lunch, before heading back towards Side.
On the way back to Side you will have a 30 minute comfort stop at Kursunlu Waterfall, before completing your journey and return to your original pickup point in Side, at approximately 16:00.
Cost of Side Antalya Aquarium Tour is 50 € for adults, 40 € for children between age 3 and 12, free for children under 2 years old in 2023.
Why not? Don’t forget to have your swimming gear if you wishh to take a dip, just be warned that the water is icy cold!
Most definitely so, with a little something for even the very young. Education friendly and entertaining, even the very young can appreciate a walk through the aquatic tunnel and the amazing sea life all around. With a little shopping time for the adults , or simply a sit down at a relaxing street cafe in the old town, this is an ideal day out for everyone, families, singles or groups!
Your transfers by air conditioned coach and the fast track entrance fee to the Antalya Aquarium (no queueing at main entrance) are included. All relevant insurances are also covered.
First and foremost is making sure that you have comfortable footwear, sun cream and sunglasses, with sun hat if you so wish.
You should bring a camera, with so much to see and do you will be glad that you brought it with you.
Do bring some money with you for those optional extras, such as snacks, drinks, or extra entertainment like the Oceanside Cinema, or professional photographs or DVDs that may be taken during the day.