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Underwater Observatory Marine Park

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Highway 90, Eilat 88106, Israel
+972 8-636-4200
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It’s an adventure for the first timers

My kids had their first swim with dolphins The instructors were very professional My kids didn’t... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Milly V
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Southern District, Israel
via mobile
perfect for kids and their parents

very big and nice aquarium with sharks. kids loved it. interesting sight for those who do not... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
972hadas
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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This marine park features a variety of exhibits including the Aquarium Museum, Shark Tank, Turtle and Stingray Pool, Underwater Observatories, Reef Tanks and the Oceanarium
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Highway 90, Eilat 88106, Israel
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+972 8-636-4200
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My kids had their first swim with dolphins The instructors were very professional My kids didn’t have hard time for the time in their lives to go under water ,with strange people to swim with dolphins A place to take your family

1  Thank Milly V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

very big and nice aquarium with sharks. kids loved it. interesting sight for those who do not dive!!!

1  Thank 972hadas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This attraction took about 3 hours to go round. It's best to visit when there are feeding times 11 till 3. It's great for children and adults and when we were there not too busy. They are doing some great conservation work here. It was...More

1  Thank Rachelsnowmiller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The observatory, coral was interesting. On the whole I feel the sight was dated and had not been updated recently. If you have been to an aquarium such as the one in Toronto, this site will not be exciting or much different. I do not...More

Thank lyndagotlieb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Observatory has an upper level with binoculars and another level at bottom of the sea. Numerous exhibits so you can learn all about sea life.

Thank Jacob_Maslow
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

great way to experience underwater life if you don't want to get wet. The coral beach reserve is about 15 min away where you can swim your self. This park is not big and very simply to navigate. It tends to be VERY busy with...More

Thank AJAL1982
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the main attraction around. The aquariums are amazing. The sharks, the turtles, the rays. The observatory is very special too. Could use some renovation.

Thank Akivz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

U spent with my family 4 hours at the Observatory. The site includes Ocionarium-where you can discover the underwater life of the sharks. There are many types of animals life. Exciting!

Thank H2ATravels
Reviewed 19 October 2017

A very interesting visit if you do it during feeding \ explanations hours . Good for children and adult . The entree prices and food there are a little overpriced in my opinion.

Thank maximbu
Reviewed 17 October 2017

At first, I thought the ticket price was a bit on the high side, but the spectacular array of colorful fish and other sea life is well worth the cost of admission--plus there is an aquarium, a glass bottomed boat, and a great film. But...More

Thank Lancealot13
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Myfriendfred
9 October 2017|
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Response from Assaf F | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know ! But I am sure you can call them and ask .086364200 Enjoy
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colleenbrodkin
2 October 2017|
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Response from OMER P | Reviewed this property |
Hey, Basically it's opened till 4PM, also on Sukkot Holiday evening. In Israel, holiday eve (Wednesday) is treated like a Friday, as holiday begins, but the observatory opens till 4PM on Fridays as well... Enjoy!
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rozonthemove2016
7 August 2016|
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Response from Ira A | Reviewed this property |
We decided to take the bus but unfortunately had to wait for so long in the heat since the times weren't really correct. I would recommend to check bus times with some good traveling app. Otherwise just take a taxi. Should... More
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