Manila, Philippines – The country’s largest and deepest oceanarium has opened next to SM Seaside City Cebu.
Cebu Ocean Park, the first marine theme park in the Visayas, boasts of a larger and deeper water volume than that of Manila Ocean Park.
The new world-class marine animal-themed complex was created by the same team that pioneered the Manila oceanarium in 2008.
Cebu’s Oceanarium occupies a 1.5-hectare area within the South Road Properties in Cebu City. It opened to the public on trial run starting August 24.
The new tourist attraction in the central Philippines is comprised of world-class educational displays and encounters namely, the Jungle Trek, Creepy Critters exhibit, the Seven Seas exhibit, and the Interaction Center for an Aquanaut experience.
The Oceanarium itself boasts of a 360-degree viewing tunnel with a mermaid show at the Deep Tank Lagoon.