National Marin Aquarium of Namibia, Swakopmund

3.0
#5 of 12 in Parks in Erongo Region
National Marin Aquarium of Namibia offers insight into the colorful underwater world of the South Atlantic Ocean. The aquarium is relatively modest and small but well kept with a comprehensive collection of marine life, including African penguins, seals, and turtles. Walk down a tunnel leading through the main aquarium, offering close-up views of ragged-tooth sharks and blue-spotted rays. If you expect to be vowed with spectacular sights and shows, you will be disappointed here. However, if youโ€™re willing to leisurely explore in a tranquil atmosphere, this is the right place for you. Use our Swakopmund road trip planning website to add National Marin Aquarium of Namibia and other attractions to your Swakopmund vacation plans.
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  • It is not the biggest aquarium, but definitely good value. $30 namibian for foreigners and there are lots of local species to see. Definitely worth a visit.  more »
  • Of course you shouldn't expect a big aquarium... but for a city like Swakopmund it is already interesting. There is one shark that you can observe from a tunnel or the top of the aquarium. Kids love.....  more »
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  • Not very big. Some tanks are empty. Still a nice experience and enjoyable to walk through the tunnel with fish swimming around you and overhead. N$10 per adult. N$5 per child. That's basically for free. Restrooms not very clean.
  • It was great to see a Shark ๐Ÿ‘Œ๐Ÿ‘Œ. This was the best experience ever, it was relaxing. The music in the background made the experience worth it. Will definitely go back. ๐Ÿ‹๐Ÿณ
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