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Matsyadarshini Aquarium

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#30 of 65 things to do in Visakhapatnam (Vizag) Features Animals
Visakhapatnam District, Visakhapatnam (Vizag) 530001, India
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Large aquariums, great collection

So many varieties of fishes can be seen in the aquarium here. Big and small colorful fishes of all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Rajani B
via mobile
Giant Aquarium, with small fishes

This place is located just next to RK beach. Don't go with huge expectation, otherwise it is a big... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Koushlendra Y
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Visakhapatnam District, Visakhapatnam (Vizag) 530001, India
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So many varieties of fishes can be seen in the aquarium here. Big and small colorful fishes of all shapes and built up are so amazing to watch. It's a well maintained place. Was excited to see so many fishes in action.

Thank Rajani B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is located just next to RK beach. Don't go with huge expectation, otherwise it is a big let down. It is like a big tank with different different varieties of fishes here and there. Can be avoided if you have better things in...More

Thank Koushlendra Y
Reviewed 25 May 2017

When on a visit to Visakhapatnam, the Matsyadarshini Aquarium is a must visit destination. It is conveniently located in the Rama Krishna Beach area, and the entrance fee is easy on the pocket!One gets to see a beautiful collection of different species and types of...More

Thank newyorknytrip
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Matsya darsini is located near Ramakrishna Beach. We visited with family. It looks like a Big aquarium.we can see many fishes. Overall experience is OK. If we go without any expectations it could be better..

Thank kakarakaliprasad2002
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Matsyadarshini Aquarium is located on the shore of R.K Beach. It is a beautiful spot, specially for children and nature lover, has many medium to large tanks which display the fresh and salt water fishes along with other aquatic creatures. The Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation supervises...More

Thank rinkidas74
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Matsya Darshini is located on the shore of Ramakrishna Beach. It is shaped like a shark in which the visitors enter through its jaws. There are aquariums with many species of fishes and aquatic creatures.

1  Thank arghya65
Reviewed 23 February 2017

If you are out of places to visit - and have time to spend, you can visit this with family and kids. Not much of exceptional aquatic collection - but small children who have not seen big aquariums may enjoy here

Thank indranil2015
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This museum is located just across the RK Beach in Vizag, so need not require any special travel plans. Being highly curiosity about fishes I visited this museum a couple of times in past 3 years and should mention that the variety of fish species...More

Thank Paromita R
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I consider it as an average Aquarium may be probably because I have seen the best of Aquariums all over India and in London and Brighton UK. May be it is good for local tourists and children. it is right adjacent to a Restaurant called...More

Thank Gajarajan1947
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Its a neat little place below a good cafe ,in front of a hip beach. Smaller fishes look healthy but the bigger ones not so much, maybe because of the small enclosures ... The turtles look uncomfortable in their enclosures, cramped and soggy... Children will...More

Thank Anit S
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