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The biggest aquariums in the world

10. The Aquarium Of Western Australia

(3 million liters)

Located on the outskirts of Perth, off the coast of the ocean, the Aquarium of Western Australia (AQWA) is the largest on the continent. Main tank of the aquarium is 40 metres long and 20 metres wide, containing 3 million liters of water. It also has a 98-meter underwater tunnel. For an additional fee you can even go scuba diving next to sharks and other inhabitants of the aquarium

9. The Aquarium Of Genoa

(3.78 million liters)

Built especially for the Expo 92, the Aquarium of Genoa and Italy is one of the biggest aquariums in Europe. There are about 70 tanks, each of which recreates the habitat of certain marine species. In total there are more than 6000 marine species from different parts of the world, including sharks, dolphins and seals. The largest tank holds 3.78 million liters of water

8. The Shanghai Oceanarium

(3.8 million liters)

The Shanghai Oceanarium is one of the largest aquariums in Asia. It is divided into 9 large sections, including the China zone, the Antarctic zone and the Australia zone. The most attractive part of the aquarium is the underwater tunnel at 155 meters, making it donnymencini of this type in the world

7. Ushaka marine world

(3.8 million liters)

This theme Park located in Durban, South Africa. It is the largest aquarium in Africa with 32 tanks. Feature of the aquarium is that sharks can be watched at the table of the restaurant with glass walls, completely submerged inside of the tank

6. Bay Aquarium Monterrey

(4.5 million liters)

This aquarium is located on the territory of the former factory for the production of canned fish in Monterrey, California. among the features of this place two huge tank, one volume of 1.2 million litres, and the second in 4.5 million litres

5. Aquarium Turquoise

(4.9 million liters)

Opened in 2009, Turkuaz is the biggest aquarium of Turkey. It is divided into many thematic areas, it contains about 10,000 sea creatures including tiger sharks, giant stingrays and piranhas. The aquarium is located at Istanbul trade center, it also has an 80-meter underwater tunnel

4. The L’oceanografic aquarium in Valencia

(7 million liters)

This aquarium is located in the famous complex called the City of Arts and Sciences in Valencia. This complex was designed by the famous architect Santiago Calatrava. This is the largest aquarium in Europe, hosting about 45,000 sea creatures

3. Aquarium Okinawa Churaumi

(7.49 million liters)

This aquarium is located in Ocean Expo Park in Japan and was opened in 2002. Main tank of the aquarium called the Sea of Kuroshio accommodates 7.49 million liters of water. Sea creatures through an enormous glass thickness 60 cm

2. The Dubai Aquarium

(10 million liters)

This aquarium is located in the shopping center The Dubai Mall and is part of the prestigious area surrounding the famous Burj Khalifa. The huge aquarium is home to approximately 33 000 sea creatures, including 400 sharks. The aquarium got into the Guinness Book of Records thanks to the large glass panels in 8.3 32.88 meters thick within 75 inches, surpassing the aquarium of Okinawa. In February 2010, this panel was leaking, which caused the evacuation of spectators. The leak is pretty quickly eliminated

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