Interactive Aquarium Cancun: The Interactive Aquarium of Cancun has more than 140 species on display, enjoy with your family the magical experience of the aquatic world. Thanks to aquariums people can appreciate the natural world that surrounds them. Visitors can observe fish characteristics by understanding how an ecosystem works and fostering a sense of belonging through direct contact with certain organisms.
Area of aquariums
The experience in Cancun Interactive Aquarium begins with the observation of our community of fish, both fresh and marine. The fishery area has 1,195 specimens of approximately 140 different species. Here are some of them.
(Hippocampus ingens), Globefish (Diodon hystrix), Spotted Brunette (Gymnothorax moringa), Perico Peak (Cichlasoma sp. ), Desjardini Surgeon (Zebrasoma desjardinii), Pepper Surgeon (Prionurus Puntactus ), African Surgeon (Acanthurus nigricans), Angel Majestic Adult (Pomacanthus navarchus), Angel Emperor (Pomacanthus imperator), Angel Passer or Royal (Holacanthus passer).
The contact area is one of the most interesting in Cancun Interactive Aquarium because you can touch and learn a lot about species such as rays, echinoderms such as starfish, sea cucumbers and sea urchins.
In this area you will find fun didactic applications through which, in addition to playing, you will learn about the species and the various problems they face. Interact and learn!
We promote environmental protection through marine documentaries. Through documentary videos, this space is intended to inform our visitors about the science of oceans and marine ecosystems, the variety of organisms that inhabit this fascinating place, as well as the changes and threats facing this environment today. Also, you will have the opportunity to know the work team and the practices that we develop in the Cancun Interactive Aquarium for the care and well-being of our dolphin population.
A marine experience like never before
Be part of the unique presentation of marine mammals in Cancun. Learn more about these species with the help of your animal care specialists. Have fun and learn from your behavior in the company of your family.
In the Cancun Interactive Aquarium you can also observe and interact with the sea lions (Otaria flavescens).
Meeting/pick-up point: At Plaza La Isla Shopping Village.
Duration: 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Start/opening time: 9am.
-End/closing time: 8pm.
Opening days/period: Monday to Sunday.
Languages: Spanish and English.
Dress code: Confortable clothes and shoes.
Exclusions: Extra activities, fish spa and snorkeling.
Others: Bring money for photos, souvenirs, and extra activities. Guided tours only available at 12pm and 7pm. Children under 3 years old are free.