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Xiamen Underwater World

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Address: No.2 Longtou Road, Siming District, Xiamen 310013, China
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09:07 - 16:33
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Sun - Sat 09:07 - 16:33

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Good place but too much priced.

I expected that I would really go underwater since the attration is on island. Unfortunately it is more like artificial musuem that gives you feel of underwater but it certainly... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2016
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19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 August 2016

I expected that I would really go underwater since the attration is on island. Unfortunately it is more like artificial musuem that gives you feel of underwater but it certainly does not worth the entry fee they are charging, RMB 90.

Thank Deepawl
Hyderabad, India
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80 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2016

For the first time , i went to such kind of underwater world . Loved it . you can see the dolphin show, the walrus show and the best part the under water walk , where entire water world would be above you in all dimensions

Thank Pratik K
Greater Adelaide, Australia
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544 reviews
307 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 984 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2014 via mobile

This aquarium is pretty overpriced for what it contains. The locals and groups of schoolkids seemed to really enjoy it, but compared to aquariums in much larger cities, this one isn't anything special. Save your time and money, and give it a miss.

2 Thank Andrew_Alin
Singapore, Singapore
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 October 2013

Admission price is a little steep, the place is not really well-maintained, but there's quite a decent variety of fish and aquatic creatures to see, including one of those conveyor belt glass tunnels with sharks and other big fish swimming overhead. At the time of my visit they also had a very large complete whale skeleton on display.

Thank ninjadinosaur
Hillsboro, Oregon
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49 reviews
22 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2013

While there were some interesting sights in the XUW, the Sea Lion show was horrible. Sardines couldn't be packed any tighter, and at the 90 RMB price, there are much nicer things to see. But, then I'm a world traveled adult. Children seemed to really have fun.

Thank Mike B

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