Try the adventure for the brave — the Bangkok’s aquarium offers a unique opportunity for diving with grey nurse sharks.
Multicolored fish shimmering with gold and bronze, silver-grey sea queens - the sharks, - winged rays gliding in the water, funny penguins, muskrats and otters – you can find them all in the colossal aquarium in Bangkok. The excellently equipped aquarium will entertain you not only with the enchanting diversity of its residents, but also with a friendly design, the traditional acrylic tunnel with a great view, the excellent care provided for the fish and animals and the unique chance to swim with … the grey nurse sharks! It is worth mentioning that, though you will be accompanied by an experienced member of staff, this activity is by no means for the weak-hearted!
The diving takes place at 12:00, 14:00 and 15:00.
Where to do?
Siam Ocean World Aquarium
Immerse in the Little Mermaid fairy-tale in Bangkok’s huge aquarium — here you’ll be surrounded by sea stars and multicolored fish, penguins and otters, rays and sharks.29
B1-B2 Floor, Siam Paragon, 991 Rama 1 Road, PathumwanOpen hours:
daily from 10:00 am to 09:00 pm, last call for tickets 08:00 pmPhone:
+66 2 687 2000Official website: http://www.siamoceanworld.co.th
A ticket covering the aquarium entrance fee and all the activities inside, including diving, costs 3700 baht.
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