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Beijing Gongti Richina Underwater World(Blue Zoo Beijing)

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Expensive entrance fee for a rundown facility. Though the mermaid experience is a treat

It's a 1km walk (15min) from exit A of the Dongdaqiao metro station on line 6. Kids under 1 meter... read more

Reviewed 10 January 2016
Paulo D
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Beijing, China
Not much to see...

This aquarium is pretty small but the tunnel is cool. I like that you can see the turtle and small... read more

Reviewed 4 December 2015
Alvin9957
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Dec 10, 2016
“Cute activity for young kids”
Jan 19, 2016
“Just OK ”
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This is a zoo for aquatic animals with a marine tunnel to walk thru. Beautifully done & great for kids & toddlers to get good views into the tanks full of coral reefs, beautiful & interesting fish, eels, stingrays and sharks.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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The North Gate of Beijing Workers' Stadium, Gongtibei Road, Sanlitun, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100020, China
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+86 10 6591 3397
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Reviewed 11 December 2016

The aquarium has a nice tunnel that you go through and see the sharks and manta rays swimming above you. The whole attraction can we seen in about an hour

1  Thank Natalie W
Reviewed 20 January 2016 via mobile

I guess if you go with with children who doesn't need to pay entrance it will be just ok. Otherwise the water world will be very expensive for what you gone get. Too some water worlds or zoo's you can go many times an kids...More

2  Thank Bobburg
Reviewed 10 January 2016

It's a 1km walk (15min) from exit A of the Dongdaqiao metro station on line 6. Kids under 1 meter are free otherwise it's 120RMB for adults. The main attraction is the walk through tunnel of main aquarium tank. there's a conveyor belt that moves...More

1  Thank Paulo D
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

Tunnel was cool, but all another terrible. Staff doesn't knows simple English, we just asked about where are another pavilions. But they don't understand us. Some local people helps us. Bad air conditioning system. Very hot. Price is very high, we paid 120 for adults...More

Thank Pedrito3389
Reviewed 4 December 2015 via mobile

This aquarium is pretty small but the tunnel is cool. I like that you can see the turtle and small shark in an open tank which is cool. It's small so you just need around one and a half hour to go through the whole...More

Thank Alvin9957
Reviewed 12 August 2015

This aquarium was probably great when it first opened. It has a really cool underwater tunnel that takes you through some massive tanks. Sadly, there aren't very many sea creatures to admire which takes away from a potentially great experience. It's overpriced for what is...More

Thank Vin004
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

Not a great aquarium. Most of the sea creatures kept in small tanks especially the giant turtles. The under water tunnel is pretty cool.

Thank David H
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Dear people, I can see there is some confusing between the 2 zoo's in Beijing! The one for which this topic is meant is The Blue Zoo at the south end of Workers Stadium, which is in the center of Beijing near Sanlitun and is...More

7  Thank punoise
Reviewed 3 June 2014

It's a great aquarium overall, but the place is a bit old now and the ticket price I found a bit too much (RMB 120 per adult, RMB 90 per child taller than 1m). We spent almost 2 hours there, the fish varieties are excellent,...More

1  Thank nietis
Reviewed 4 April 2014

I found this to be a good aquarium. One of the better ones that I have visited around the world. The only thing disappointing was they said that a show was going to be put on in the tank and all it was, was a...More

2  Thank Bruce F
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