Sea Life Aquarium, located just at the entrance to the wonderful Paseo Maritimo in Benalmadena, is a top attraction for family holidays. It’s the only marine life centre in Andalusia and well worth a visit.[codepeople-post-map]
There are more than thirty tanks in several rooms with all the fascinating creatures of the sea and ocean. Plus, there is a great underwater tunnel. With sharks and giant turtles swimming just above your head, you have the feeling that you are submerged in the ocean depths.
At the moment, the Sea Life Benalmadena boasts more than 2,000 creatures. Some of them scary, some bizarre, some beautiful and stunning. Japanese Spider Crab, Giant Pacific octopus, Green Turtle, Black Tip Reef Sharks and colourful seahorses are some of the most popular inhabitants of the magical Sea Life Aquarium. It takes around 1,5 hour to visit the whole Aquarium and if you are really interested to know more, read all the funny facts on the boards.
Other attractions of the Sea Life Aquarium include a gift shop as well where you will find a wide variety if quality ocean themed gifts and souvenirs not only for kids, but also for adults. There is a mini golf and a Seal life restaurant as well.
After you have finished visiting the Sea Life Aquarium, take advantage of the great waterfront restaurants housed in the long building that runs along the beautiful promenade.
Seal Life Benalmadena is a great idea for a fun family day in Benalmadena. Entry price for adults is approximately €16.