Zoo Marine, Albufeira
Go to Zoomarine if you like watching dolphins, seals, sharks, turtles, exotic birds, seabirds, alligators and tropical fish.
The shows are exceptionally good which make it unique in Portugal :)
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Zoo Marine is a kind of seaworld/zoo on the Algarve coast,the main attraction being the Dolphin show which is shown several times a day everyday of the week,other attractions include a sea-lion show,Birds of prey show and tropical Bird show.There are other animals such as crocadiles and gaint tortoises and a small aquarium to see as well.The facilities are very good and include Cafes,toilets a picnic area and childrens playground.
The park is open all year round,prices can be found on website.
We spend a wonderful day watching dolphins, seals, sharks, turtles, exotic birds, seabirds, alligators and tropical fish.
You pay a day ticket and see all show, great shows.
You can even interacte with dolphins, go to water with them, extra pay...
Zoo Marine is a place you can't forget... i didn't.
Going back soon.
Zoo marine is a smallish theme park, with dolphins, sealions, seals and having 3 shows a day, each lasting about 30 minutes.
There are educational exhibitions also, and Zoo Marine are also a rehabilitation centre where when possible animals/mammals that have been found are returned to their natural habitat when safe to do so.
There is also a large aquarium with a variety of sea creatures some of which you can handle.
Adults Euros 18.90
Children Euros 11.30
One price includes everything.
Zoo Marine also has parrot shows, exotic birds, turtles, alligators and sharks.
There is a small fairground, with rides and a ferris wheel.
There is also a swimming pool, childrens play area, restaurants, lockers and showers.
Nice grassy areas to sit and relax.
Check out opening times as they differ in the winter/summer months.