Barcelona aquarium’s unforgettable 80m shark tunnel is a hightlight of everyone’s visit to this great attraction: one of the largest aquariums in Europe. Everything from breams, seahorses, rays and sun fishes to various species of sharks (Sand Tiger, Blacktip, Nurse, Bonnethead) and tiny critters are here. Located next the Maremagnum, and just a 5-minute walk from Hotel Duquesa de Cardona Barcelona, the aquarium is one of the most visited attractions downtown. Favourites include the family of Antarctic penguins and the tank of rays.
Qualified divers also have the opportunity to dive with sharks.
For more information visit www.aquariumbcn.com. Located at Moll d’Espanya s/n. The nearest metro station is Drassanes or Barceloneta.
OPENING: 10.00 h
Monday to Friday 19.30(1) – 20.00(2)h
Weekend and holidays 20.00(1) – 20.30(2)h
June and September 21.00h
July and August 21.30h
Easter holidays and Christmas holidays 20.30h
(1) January, February, March, November and December
(2) April, May and October