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SEA LIFE Porto

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Rua Particular N0 1 Castelo do Queijo a 1, Porto 4100-379, Portugal
+351 22 619 0400
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smaller than expected

Sea Life is located in a great spot on the Atlantic coast in Porto Portugal. Being an aquarium this... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
caribbean_breezes
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London, Canada
Not fishy at all?

Its a sea life centre,the lay out is OK, and the highlight of our tour was the feeding of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
berniewalrus2
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Wivenhoe, United Kingdom
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Hold your breath and dive into the fantastic underworld of the sea to discover the most incredible and curious animals. There is so much to see! From the amazing vantage of a walkthrough underwater tunnel it is easy to imagine it is you, rather then the fish, that are on display. Housing more than 30 spectacular displays and over 5,600 creatures it takes visitors on a journey from river and coastline to the ocean depth.Our amazing creatures are waiting to welcome you at Sea Life Porto.
  • Excellent23%
  • Very good40%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rua Particular N0 1 Castelo do Queijo a 1, Porto 4100-379, Portugal
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+351 22 619 0400
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Sea Life is located in a great spot on the Atlantic coast in Porto Portugal. Being an aquarium this location suits the venue. However I was disappointed at how small it was since Porto is a large city and on the Atlantic coast. The tunnel...More

Thank caribbean_breezes
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi caribbean_breezes, We'd like to thank you for your review based on a visit in October 2017. We don't compare ourselves with the biggest aquariums in the world but we do crave to offer an unique experience. Best regards, SEA LIFE Porto

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its a sea life centre,the lay out is OK, and the highlight of our tour was the feeding of the rays.only downside is that you have to exit the centre to get to the w/c, but as you can gain admittance as many times as...More

Thank berniewalrus2
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear berniewalrus2, We'd like to thank for your review for a visit in September 2017. Just to clarify, we do have W/C both inside the center (on our outdoor park) and next to the cafeteria, by the exit of the center. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 9 September 2017

Not worth 13.5 euro . Not a lot there and did not take long to walk round. Cafe only caters for children.More

Thank JVerso
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2017

Dear JVerso, We would like to express our appreciations for the comments from your visit in September 2017. We hope you had the time to explore our new outdoor area and to see the feeding of our rays and our sharks. Hope to see you...More

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Okay, we do not have kids in tow, so this may be why I did not like the place. We bought our tickets at the tourism office to get a Euro 2.50 discount on each. Having been to many aquariums in six different continents, I...More

Thank BudaBaB
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hello BudaBaB, Thank you for your review based on your visit in August 2017. During Summer 2017 we've been promoting a LEGO exhibition in partnership with LEGO. This is a special event where people can see sea LEGO exhibition inside our aquariums for the same...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

This is a fun place to escape to from the tourist area. It's not very large so you can see this place in roughly an hour. When you first walk in, there is a photographer taking your photo with you group on a green screen....More

Thank Lisa M
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Dear Lisa M, We would like to express our appreciations for the comments from your visit in August 2017. We're very happy that you enjoyed your visit :) Hope to see you again soon! Yours sincerely, SEA LIFE Porto

Reviewed 11 August 2017

We visited the Sea Life Centre in Porto while on holiday. We bought a family ticket as we were 2 adults and 2 children at a cost of just under 40 euros. Firstly parking. The street parking is very busy and you will be luckily...More

Thank Oli_M_1980
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Dear Oli_M_1980, We would like to express our appreciations for the comments from your visit in Aguust 2017. We're very happy that you enjoyed your visit and that your kids enjoyed the outdoor area :) Hope to see you again soon. Yours sincerely, SEA LIFE...More

Reviewed 20 July 2017

It was 13 euros for this very small aquarium that didn't seem to have that much to see. If you have a child in a stroller and you want to do something for the half day, then maybe this is for you. The kids will...More

Thank DCSVPE
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Hello DCSVPE, Thank you for your review based on your visit in July 2017. We're sorry your experience didn't live to the standards you were expecting. We hope you had the chance to watch the feeding of the sharks, to feed our rays or to...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Our sole reason for visiting here was to feed the Turtle . We booked our tickets online in advance and phoned to confirm that there was space on the following days feeding. The young lady who answered the phone spoke perfect English , there are...More

Thank TheManFromLochness
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Dear TheManFromLochness, Thank you for your review about your visit in July 2017. It was a pleasure to have you and our turtle Mariza also appreciated your visit :) Hope to see you again in the near future! Best regards, SEA LIFE Porto

Reviewed 15 July 2017

A nice little aquarium just off the seafront in Matosinhos, It's much the same as most other aquariums but what makes this one stand out is that you can add on out and do behind the scenes and feed one of the turtles they have....More

Thank ger1873
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Dear ger1873, We would like to express our appreciations for the comments from your visit in June 2017. We're very happy that you enjoyed your visit and that you had the amazing experience of feeding our lovely turtle :) Yours sincerely, SEA LIFE Porto

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

This place is a kids museum, unsuitable for kids older than 10. Ambience music irritating and too loud. Very expensive, the gift shop is a complete rip-off..other than that, average quality, small enough not to be good for young kids who get tired esily. Bottom...More

1  Thank Sigríður E
SeaLifePorto, Marketing Executive at SEA LIFE Porto, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Dear Sigríður E, We would like to express our appreciations for the comments from your visit in July 2017. We'll use your review to improve our standards in the future. Yours sincerely, SEA LIFE Porto

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HORARIO DE APERTURA Lunes–Viernes: 10h00–18h00 Sáb–Dom: 10h00 – 19h00 Última entrada 45 minutos antes de la hora de cierre
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