Entrance Ticket To The NAUSICAA, The Biggest Aquarium In Europe - Lille

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 Hrs
  • Departure Time :
    FROM SEPTEMBER, EXCLUDING HOLIDAYS 9:30am – 6:30pm FROM SEPTEMBER, DURING FRENCH HOLIDAYS** 9:30am – 7pm JULY AND AUGUST 9:30am – 8pm NEW! SATURDAY NIGHT OPENING From January to June enjo.. read more
  • Departure Details :
    NAUSICAA, Boulogne-sur-Mer, NAUSICAA

Overview

Dive into the largest aquarium in Europe. Nausica, located in Boulogne-sur-Mer on the seafront, is more than just a mere aquarium: it is the largest exhibit in Europe dedicated to the discovery and protection of the marine world. With more than 58,000 animals, Nausica is an incredible destination for families: marvel at the majestic pelagic rays and hammerhead sharks, explore the beauties of the tropical lagoon, attend the medical training of the sea lions and many more experiences!

Inclusions

  • Admission to NAUSICAA the National Sea Centre

Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Know More about this tour

New! 19th May 2018

Built in the shape of a Manta Ray, the new building houses a tank holding 16,000m3 of water - equivalent to four Olympic pools - and modeled on the island of Malpelo, off the coast of Colombia. Sharks, manta rays and shoals of other fish will populate this ecosystem, with almost 60,000 creatures in the community.
In 26 years, over 15 million visitors have come to try unique experiences such as "Shores and People". On 19th May, a brand new aquarium will open, doubling Nausicas area:

  • 58,000 creatures including hammerhead sharks, manta rays, clownfish and shoals of fish
  • 16,000 m3 of water
  • an 18-metre long submarine tunnel
  • a viewing panel, 5 metres high and 20 metres wide
  • a 7m deep trench
  • new technologies and interactive tools enhancing the visitors experience and much more

The vast viewing panel gets you right up close to life under the sea and a spectacular view of the tank.
An 18-metre-long transparent tunnel offers a totally immersive experience with panoramic viewing angles as if you were among these truly impressive creatures.

Aquariums and exhibitions

Visit giant aquariums, attractions, animal reserves and exhibitions featuring live broadcast from all around the world in the interactive TV platform. A unique and inspiring opportunity to learn more about the fascinating world of marine life.

The Californian Sea LionsSea lion training.

The Californian reserve has 400 seats in terraces covered with bamboo. Come and observe the Californian Sea Lions as they exercise every day. The public can attend daily trainings of the 6 sea lions, presented by their carers.

Upon leaving the Californian Sea Lions' Reserve, discover the new area dedicated to biodiversity and protected marine sites. Enter into the universe of marine parks and the immense wild domains that are inhabited by seals, elephant seals or sea lions.

Getting there and around

NAUSICAA - Centre National de la Mer 
Boulevard Sainte Beuve - B.P. 189 
62203 Boulogne-sur-Mer Cedex 
Tel: + 33 (0)3 21 30 99 89 (Reservation) 
www.nausicaa.co.uk

Opening Times:

09:30 to 20:00 (local time)
09:30 to 20:00 on Saturdays from 19th May 2018
Annual closing period: Closed on 18th May 2018 and 1st-21st January 2019

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received at time of booking

Confirmation for this ticket will be received at time of booking

NAUSICAA is accessible by people in wheelchairs 

Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel within 3 calendar days (72 hours) of the scheduled departure time, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel between 4 to 7 Calendar days before scheduled tour departure,the cancellation charge will be 50% of the undiscounted tour price.
  • If you cancel at least 8 calendar days in advance of the scheduled departure time, there is no cancellation fee. You will receive Full Refund for the paid amount.
  • Please note that in case of No show, the cancellation charge will be 100% of the listed tour fare.
  • Please note tours booked using discount coupon codes will be non refundable.