Aquarium de Biarritz

Opening hours

Closed

  • Monday 09:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Tuesday 09:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Wednesday 09:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Thursday 09:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Friday 09:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Saturday 09:30 am - 07:00 pm
  • Sunday 09:30 am - 07:00 pm

Opens at 09:30 am

Opening hours subject to change depending on the health context

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Useful information

Location : Sea side

Province : Labourd

Services

  • Bank cards accepted
  • Chèques Vacances (Holiday voucher)
  • Disable access
  • English spoken
  • Entertainment
  • Groups
  • Lift
  • Restaurant
  • Snack
  • Spanish spoken
  • Terrace
  • English
    • In the very centre of Biarritz, facing the Rocher de la Vierge, the Aquarium de Biarritz opens its doors to you for an original discovery of the sea bed. About fifty aquariums are waiting for you!

      You start the visit in front of the aquariums of the Bay of Biscay : jellyfish, octopus, seahorses... discover the species that inhabit our Atlantic coast ! After a plunge into the past through collections (gallery of cetaceans and history of fishing in the Basque Country), you enter the turtle and ray cave for a surprising face-to-face encounter…

      Highlight of the visit : at 10:30 am or 5 pm, on the panoramic terrace, attend the entertainment around the seal meal !

      Then find the mangrove swamp and its mangroves as well as an 11m long coral reef! Fish with original colours and improbable shapes fly before your eyes !

      The giant aquarium of 1.5 million litres of water where 7 species of sharks, rays, barracudas, Napoleon fish evolve, is a breathtaking spectacle !
      To restore you, a snack bar is at your disposal from April to October !

      Open all year round
      Consult the opening time and the prices.

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Traveller Reviews Aquarium de Biarritz

4.2 sur 5 9820 reviews

  • Aga Molloy

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Aga Molloy on 01/11/2021

    We visited with two small kids, we all loved it. It happened that we were there practically by ourselves the whole time and enjoyed exploring it in peace, at our own leisure. Calming, mesmerizing and educational. The place is clean, spacious and the animals do seem to be looked after well (though I do understand the difficulty with enclosures of these kind). All in all, we thought it was very much worth visiting. Thank you!

  • raquel almeida

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by raquel almeida on 20/06/2021

    Had a wonderful moment, everything well organized. By the sharks aquarium, audio to guide the visitors explaining all kinds of fishes and characteristics... I surely advise, magnific place to visit. Thank you aquarium de Biarritz Best regards

  • Brian McDaid

    5 sur 5 Reviews posted by Brian McDaid on 09/01/2022

    An excellent experience for kids and adults. Good value for money. All explanations in English and Spanish too. Highly recommended.

Traveller Reviews Aquarium de Biarritz

4.0 sur 5 3271 reviews

  • "Beautiful fish"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by Mydayy (Oxford, United Kingdom) on 06/10/2021

    We had no luck with the meteorology, so we came to visit this aquarium, there were many remarkable fish species

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  • "A really enjoyable 2 hours"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by Trail801201 (Belley, France) on 09/08/2021

    Really enjoyable visit. The new control’s for entry we’re in place which perhaps reduced the number of visitors but maybe this was an advantage. The numerous tanks were very well presented and...

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  • "Fun and beautiful experience"

    5 / 5 Reviews posted by 687emelien (Toulouse, France) on 31/07/2021

    Had a great time and memorable experience with my children. Lots to see and good level of info in French and English. Great way to spend a couple of hours.

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Aquarium de Biarritz

Address

Esplanade du Rocher de la Vierge
64200 Biarritz

GPS coordinates

43° 29'0.16"N, 1° 34'5.16"W

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