The National Aquarium Abu Dhabi is the largest aquarium in the Middle East and is home to 46,000 animals spread across 10 zones spanning from the tropical waters of the Pacific and freshwaters of the Amazon through to the frozen ice caps of the Arctic and the caves of the Mediterranean.The ten-zone theme hosts more than 300 species The aquarium houses more than 200 sharks and rays, representing 25 different species. All of the animals are obtained according to cites guidelines and are cared for by a team of 80 sea-life experts.
Easily accessible from Abu Dhabi island and adjacent to the neighbouring five-star hotels, the development is in a prime location for both residents and tourists. With no high-rise buildings and towers in the immediate vicinity, Al Qana offers a breath of fresh air with uninterrupted spectacular views across the waters to the Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque and the nearby Memorial Park.
General Admission ticket to Aquarium ( As per selection)
What's Not Included
Food and Drinks
Hotel pickup and drop-off transfer
ADULT: Age: 3 - 99
All items, belongings and other property brought onto the premises by guests shall be at such guest's own risk and The National Aquarium accepts no liability for the loss or damage to such property.
As the ‘Green’ Alhosn Pass continues to be essential to enter Abu Dhabi Attraction. Kindly note that all the guests joining this tour must have proof of full vaccination status along with a ‘NEGATIVE’ PCR test valid for up to 14 days.
Face masks required for travellers in public areas
Guests must be able to ascend and descend stairs to access the boat area
Guides required to regularly wash hands
Kids must be above 1 years old to participate in the activity, Children below 3 free of charge
Not applicable for people of determinations and not applicable for pregnant guests
Operating – Daily (10:00 AM – 10:00 PM)
Public transportation options are available nearby
Should the guests not have Alhosn application, they may show proof of full vaccination and a ‘NEGATIVE’ PCR test valid within 14 days from UAE or home country. Non-vaccinated travellers are required to provide a ‘NEGATIVE’ PCR test valid within 48 hours.
Social distancing enforced throughout experience
Temperature checks for travellers upon arrival
Unnecessary noise (such as that from the use of radio sets and other electrical equipment), or any behavior likely to cause annoyance to other guests or confusion of any kind is not permitted in any part of The National Aquarium.
Adherence with the Health & Safety signage posted around the premises will insure your wellbeing.
All Tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable, not for resale and will become automatically void on any transfer for value.
Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons
Gear/equipment sanitised between use
Guests must be dressed appropriately at all times whilst at The National Aquarium – this includes wearing a top and shoes. If guests are wearing clothing that is indecent or likely to cause offence in any way, they will not be permitted entry.
Hand sanitiser available to travellers and staff
No children under the age of 12 will be admitted to The National Aquarium unless they are accompanied by an adult aged 16 years or above.
Not recommended for pregnant travelers
Pets or animals of any nature are expressly prohibited in The National Aquarium
Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
Smoking (including of e-cigarettes) is strictly prohibited inside and in premises owned and/or operated by The National Aquarium.
Tampering with fire alarm system and/or any life support system is not allowed and will result in fines and penalties. The only transport devices which are permitted within The National Aquarium are wheelchairs and mobility scooters.
Travelers should have at least a moderate level of physical fitness
All sales are final. No refund is available for cancellations.
What To Expect
The National Aquarium Abu Dhabi
Join us on a journey through the Arabian Gulf and beyond. The National Aquarium is designed to provide live experiences, community engagement, and hands-on involvement in preserving the local biodiversity and heritage to build a more sustainable future. Join us on a journey around the world and step into the mind of a marine biologist when you get up close and personal with the 46,000 magical creatures in our aquarium!
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