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Kinosaki Marine World

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1090 Seto, Toyooka 669-6192, Hyogo Prefecture
+81 796-28-2300
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Small but fun aquarium

Great view with it's coastal location, coupled with fun shows makes this an excellent aquarium to... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Johnathan T
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Seremban, Malaysia
Fun show

This is a moderate sized aquarium that was very quite when we visited in in October during the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Douglas A
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Zurich
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The Kinosaki Marine World is an aquarium united with nature where the Japanese sea view unfolds before your eyes.Not only can you enjoy the sea beings in each area, you can also enjoy many exciting shows.Also you can hold sea urchins, starfish etc in your palm and you can take a walk with the penguins. It's an amazing experience.Our specialty is our Dolphin and Seal show which changes every year. It's a must see ! Many animals appear as well as dolphins and sealions at the show stadium where the Japan Sea spreads through in the background.Moreover, through the 5cm thick glass and Tube area you can observe various other sea beings.Unique experiences are awaiting you. See you soon!
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1090 Seto, Toyooka 669-6192, Hyogo Prefecture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great view with it's coastal location, coupled with fun shows makes this an excellent aquarium to visit. Unexpectedly pleasantly surprised by this place, the way they present the shows are really engaging as you get really close to the animals. Loved the dolphins and seals!...More

Thank Johnathan T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a moderate sized aquarium that was very quite when we visited in in October during the week. It does make an excellent morning/afternoon trip away from Kinosaki Onsen. We found it an easy an pleasant bike ride from Kinosaki Onsen through the fishing...More

Thank Douglas A
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

It was a big complex, next to the sea. I personally do not enjoy zoos or aquariums but my husband does. It was very clean and the animals were in really good condition. They have a lot of attractions through out the day. You can...More

Thank Gizem E
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Above all: Please note that they do not accept credit cards there and the closest ATM is nowhere near. Not a problem if you have a car, but if you come by bus like us, it will simply make you drive back to town if...More

Thank Marquitoz
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Compared to the big aquariums, this place definitely lacks variety of sea creatures however Kinosaki marine world is more enjoyable to go to because it has an awesome scenic backdrop of the ocean and crashing tidal waves that makes it so special. Furthermore their marine...More

Thank harle l
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

First of all, the scenery by itself was amazing! The marine world was really interesting, in particular the live shows! I couldn't recommend it enough. We had a great time there!!!

Thank Bauabu
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We did not have high expectation of this facility as it is located in the countryside, on the coast of the Sea of Japan. We had not been to Osaka Kaiyukan yet but the onsen staff had told us that the Kaiyukan is way bigger...More

1  Thank chenoa
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

The Marine world is nice, though the natural scenery is even better. We went during the week in the late afternoon and it was quiet.

Thank John K
Reviewed 24 May 2016

I was really surprised by how much I enjoyed Kinosaki Marine World as it was quite hidden away and I did not really have high expectations; however, by the end of the visit I walked away pleasantly surprised with how well the sea life and...More

Thank Shane B
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

My wife and I went there on Sunday with our 1 year old son and 5 years old nephew. I shall start this review by warning that no credit card payment is accepted and the nearest ATM is nowhere near. It came as a surprise...More

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