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Manila Ocean Park

History

The Manila Ocean Park is an all season holiday destination in Manila. A cool, integrated resort facility with aquatic life attractions, theme hotels with amusement and way of life facilities, the park is a perfect getaway for both families and youth!

This world class marine park offers a wide range of attractions like the Summer Escape, that transports one into a lush tropical heaven in the Oceanarium, housing some 10,000 oceanic life species native to the Philippines and Southeast Asia. Larger than 25 meters and having a 220° curved footpath tunnel, the place definitely provides a spectacular undersea view of these remarkable sea creatures.

Tourists can also enjoy an interior, boat trip in Glass Bottom Boat Ride for a closer look of the marine species, where if one prefers, one can have an interface with the rays and fishes, with the most thrilling experience being an encounter with the Aquanaut Voyage. The Jellies Exhibit is also one of the places that would literally leave one totally astounded as here one can witness colorful jellyfish varieties. Not to miss, the Fish Spa in the park is an exceptional way of getting rejuvenated.

Manila Ocean Park is known for its most exciting shows like the Sea Lion Show, Day Fountain Show, All-Star Bird Show, and the spectacular Musical Fountain Show, which make it a favourite spot for tourists.

The park also offers places where tourists can enjoy the winters in its extremes, like Trails to Antarctica, offers a freezing temperature as low as -15° in Snow Village. Taking a ride on Slide o 'Fun, can get one a glimpse of the Penguin Exhibit.

All and all, the place offers a complete package for holidays, where one can enjoy nature and also dine and enjoy in the most exciting manner.

Best time to visit

One can plan a visit to Manila anytime; however, one should avoid the Holy Week (around Easter) when everything is jam-packed! The weather though is best from January to May.

Trivia

Acquatica Musical Fountain in the park is Philippines's first and tallest musical fountain ever - it has a height of 120 feet and also the largest water and laser show consisting of more than 1,600 water nozzles.

The Marine-Themed Mall in the park is the first marine-themed mall in the Philippines which has about 25 restaurants and 30 unique stores.

Timing

Open from 10:00 am to 8:30pm




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