Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos, Gournes

#2 of 16 in Zoos & Aquariums in Greece
Get close to hundreds of species of Mediterranean sea life at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos. Relevant for both kids and adults, the aquarium houses sharks, turtles, eels, jellyfish, and more. The aquarium opened in 2005 and is operated by the Hellenic Centre for Marine Research. Pick up an audio guide to learn about the animals in each tank and their natural habitats. A visit to Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Gournes journey app to plot your vacation.
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  • Bravo for all the wonderful sea-world that they built, and can those who visit to enjoy it and admire many of the wonderful creatures of the sea!!
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  • Location is a bit strange. In the vicinity of abandoned buildings, broken lampshades in the lamps. A themed building. At the entrance welcomes the octopus. Inside a wonderful water world. Great aques full of various fish and sea creatures. Descriptions also in English. Urge.
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