Photo: Phuket Aquarium
Photo: Phuket Aquarium

Phuket Aquarium steps up conservation efforts

Travel log July 15, 2017 08:00

Opens the new Aqua Dome in a bid to promote marine environmental awareness



Phuket Aquarium has opened its new Aqua Dome@Phuket Aquarium in an effort to raise awareness of marine environmental issues, bolster marine conservation and slow down the degradation that Thailand has witnessed in its coastal areas over recent years.

Phuket Aquarium, part of the internationally recognized Phuket Marine Biological Center, offers lively aquatic displays, interactive exhibits and fascinating audio and video presentations to take visitors on a journey through various aquatic environments, from mountain streams to mangroves, coral reefs and the deep sea.

Open daily, the new Aqua Dome is located on Cape Panwa, Phuket. Entrance fees for Thais are Bt50 for adults and Bt20 for children. For foreign visitors the fees are Bt180 for adults and Bt100 for children. For more information see http://phuketaquarium.org/