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Our most recommended Cape Town Zoos & Aquariums

Two Oceans Aquarium: Skip-the-Line Entrance ticket

1. Two Oceans Aquarium: Skip-the-Line Entrance ticket

With more than 3,000 creatures on show, the Two Oceans Aquarium provides a diverse showcase of Atlantic and Indian Ocean marine life. Explore different underwater species from the Ocean Basket Kelp Forest, which also showcases the unique kelp that is found on Cape Town beaches. Check out what sea life looks like under a microscope, and explore the Indian Ocean. View mesmerising exhibits that features the dazzling colours of its fish, translucent jellies, shy octopuses and Knysna seahorses. Make a point to check out the new I&J Exhibit, a 10-meter long tunnel that gives a peek at a variety of subtropical species. The Two Oceans Aquarium is home to a few species that aren’t found at any other aquarium in the world. Among these are the strange, serpentine hagfish. An eel-like fish, it can produce as much as five litres of slime when it’s scared.It’s an ancient fish that doesn’t have eyes, fins or scales, than can only be viewed in Cape Town!

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What people are saying about Cape Town

Overall rating

4.7 / 5

based on 124 reviews

Friendly staff showing you the ropes in a friendly environment. Very thorough and clear teaching. I will definitely think about taking this up as a hobby!

This was a very well organized entry with working scanners for mobile tickets. Very good experience for kids.

Super Awesome, especially the divers in the tank!! Kids love the experience, we walked through twice!

Great time..Grandkids had lots to see and experience. Lots of lovely memories.

It was the most exciting experience for me and my wife