Holding the Guinness World Record for the World's “Largest Acrylic Panel”, the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo is one of the largest indoor aquariums in the world. It is found in the Dubai Mall and home to 1000s of Aquatic creatures numbered over 33,000 aquatic animals comprising greater than 140 species. Specifically speaking, the aquarium features a lot more than 400 Shark and rays, tiger sharks, Giant Groupers, and a host of marine species in its 10 million litre tank.
One prominent reason why you must visit this Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo is because of the progression of careful designed and planned connection with coming close to the aquatic animals like sea horses, piranhas, crabs and many others. The underwater Zoo can be home to Crocodiles, UAE's night creatures, penguins and lots more of animals.
Visiting the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo will attract activities like:
You'll experience personal encounters with sharks when you are safely enclosed in the diving cages as the divers lure the sharks towards you to feed them. It is an experience you shouldn't miss as you may also experience the feeding of baby sharks in addition to having the knowledge of shark breeding programmes.
It will undoubtedly be fun-filled to really have a close encounter with over 70 different marine species including 300 sharks and rays when you are in a cage snorkeling right? The thrilling experience is one memory you wouldn't wish to miss!
You'll get the chance to dive in to the depth of the 10-million litre tank as you come face-to-face with the greatest collection of Sand Tiger sharks in the world. Regardless of your experience in diving, either experienced or non-experienced, there's room for an opportunity for you really to explore underwater.
King Croc may be the highlight of the zoo, which is really a crocodile that has a massive size of 750 kg and measures over 5m in length. An incredible fact you have to know about King Croc is that it is one of the largest reptiles in a protected environment. It reached the Dubai Aquarium and Underwater Zoo from Queensland Australia for the objective of safety and tourism.
UAE's Night Creatures
Listed here is an assortment of animal species which thrive in the desert environment of wadis, rocky mountains and sand dunes. You can get to find out mesmerizing Arabian wildlife species like Arabian Toads, Fruit Bats, Giant Camel Spiders, Scorpions, Hedgehogs, Veiled Chameleons, Frog Eye Geckos, Ornate Spiny Tail Lizards, Cheeseman's Gerbils, and lots more.
Glass-Bottom Boat Rides and Daily Presentations
Another amazing activity you will find here is the Glass-bottom boat ride which will give you a bird's eye view of 1000s of aquatic species while you ride on the surface. Furthermore, you'll watch as the sharks, rays, crocodiles, otters, piranhas, penguins and lots more are now being fed their dinner.
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