Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium, Nagasaki

4.2
#3 of 6 in Zoos & Aquariums in Nagasaki Prefecture
Aquarium · Hidden Gem · Zoo / Aquarium
Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium offers a glimpse at nine different penguin types, including rare species. Meet the large, gentle king penguin, as well as the little penguin--the smallest penguin species in the world. The aquarium lets you get up close to these lovable creatures, and children can delight in feeding and petting them. Row a kayak in the nature zone--an outdoor part of the compound--and then explore the biotope environment. Other than penguins, the aquarium also holds fish. To visit Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium and other attractions in Nagasaki, use our Nagasaki trip planner.
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  • A little bit out of the way and not a lot of transport going that way. Enjoyable afternoon seeing different species of Penguins.  more »
  • Nagasaki Penguin Aquarium's main feature is its penguins of course . The aquarium keeps eight species of penguins, including lovable Little Penguins but its highlight being the King Penguin, which...  more »
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  • Such a beautiful little aquarium/zoo for penguin lovers! I really felt like I was able to get in touch and close to the amazing penguins there. We were able to watch the feeding time shows where they feed the different kinds of penguins and tell fun facts about them!
  • The place maybe a little smaller than expected. But the amount of penguins they have are plenty and amazing. We had teenagers and they enjoyed themselves very much
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