Cite de l'Ocean, Biarritz

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Educational Site · Tourist Spot
Dive into Cite de l'Ocean to understand more about aquatic life. Where does the water in the oceans come from? How are waves formed? Did Atlantis really exist? Would we be here if the ocean never existed? Is the ocean in danger today?

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  • The VR animations make the ticket price worthwhile. Some interesting exhibits but more geared towards kids. If you have time it's a nice, spacious place to spend 1-2 hours, otherwise it's not a must.....  more »
  • Two adults and one eight year old. We had combination ticket with the acquarium in Biarritz but decided to do it on a separate day. We were glad we did for two reasons. The first us the recommended....  more »
  • Some great activities such as 5d movies and virtual reality surfing and diving amongst sharks. A bit of a wait though , even if not really packed. A good day out on a raining day.
  • This museum seems well-suited for people with families or for the young at heart. There are lots of interactive displays for all. They even have a 4d theater and virtual reality surfing. For me, it was the first time I've even worn VR goggles, and it was well worth the existence. Plus, you can get a package rate for Ocean City and the Aquarium which would make for a really fun weekend trip.
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