Visit Aqua Rio which is located in Zona Portuária (Port Zone) in a former cold-storage warehouse. The aquarium occupies 22,000 square meters spread over five floors and a basement. It is home to 8,000 animals of 350 different species, including sharks, sea turtles, sting rays and fish. You'll visit this aquarium, including Oceanic and Diving Enclosure) which is the largest tank in the aquarium holding up to 3.3 million liters of water and seven meters in depth. During your visit, you will also see the sharks and get up close to other marine species. You can also pass underneath a tunnel and see the underwater world above you, giving you a unique feeling. You can also use the virtual aquarium and create your own fish or head to the augmented reality area where you can see many of the underwater marine life. This will be a memorable experience for the entire family.

Activities summary

  • Departure Rio de Janeiro
  • Duration 4 h
  • Available languages
    • English
    • Italian
    • French
    • Spanish
    • German
    • Russian
  • Meeting point Hotel
  • Prices and conditions

    Price includes
    • Driver/guide
    • Hotel/port pickup and drop-off
    • Transport by air-conditioned coach or minivan
    • Entrance fees
    Price does not include
    • Food and drinks
    • Souvenir photos (available to purchase)
    • DVD (available to purchase)
    Notes Discover the diversity of South America’s marine life by purchasing entry and round-trip transport to Rio de Janeiro Aquarium in advance. After convenient hotel pickup, you’ll browse tanks containing more than 8,000 marine animals including sharks, sting rays and turtles. Inside a transparent tunnel, you’ll gaze upwards at floating sea creatures and marvel at fearsome sharks in the aquarium’s largest tank. Relish the freedom and flexibility to explore the aquarium at your own pace and enjoy drop-off at your Rio de Janeiro hotel at your convenience.
    Cancellation policy If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.