Shengya Sea World (大连圣亚海洋世界) is an aquarium theme park where visitors can experience the world of the sea through a story-telling structure. Each attraction features a different aspect of the undersea world so visitors enjoy and learn all about sea life. Shengya has multi-dimensional exhibits that make you feel as though you are actually on the seabed.
As you venture through the shark infested sea rocks, you will pass by the submarines, underwater pyramids and even a blue illuminated, disc-shaped tank and underwater research station. Sharks swim freely through the exhibits, looking for their next catch in the lost city underwater and its entire splendor. More than 10,000 species of marine life swim overhead and all around as you walk by. The Shark Island is a fun seaside adventure, which is great for the kids. Havana Avenue offers a bit of the exotic and foreign elements for visitors and Dreamland Dolphin Bay has multiple showings throughout the day. Below are some of the main attractions at the Shengya Sea World.
1) Underwater Disc-shaped Home海底飞碟
The underwater disc-shaped object illuminated in blue brings about a futuristic, sci-fi element to sea life. It shows how human life would exist and live deep in the ocean, suggesting that we will eventually be able to sleep, eat and enjoy all the luxury of comfortable home life under the sea.
2) United Underwater Research Station联合号海底工作站
Aquarium staff dress up as the lead, marine researchers and take visitors on a tour of the research station. You can watch through the windows as the research team brings the station to life to give you a feel for the mysterious world deep under the water. The sights include pyramids and other archaeological finds of ancient Egypt lost at sea.
3) Dreamland Dolphin Bay梦幻海豚湾
Throughout the day, four performances of the show, Love at Dolphin Bay, will be staged at this venue. The underwater, love story is the tale of a mermaid, a white whale, a dolphin and a dolphin prince.
Performance times: Daily, 10:00, 11:30, 14:00 and 16:00
4) Underwater City海底城市
As you walk along the 118 m long tunnel, framed with see-through glasses, you are surrounded by sea rocks, marine plants and a replica of a deserted fishing village and wharf by the sea. Visitors can also ride the sightseeing train through the tunnel and watch for more than 10,000 species of marine life swimming all around. There are sharks, large and small fish, sting-rays and more. It truly is a beautiful presentation of the lively wonders under the sea.
Shengya Sea World大连圣亚海洋世界 View In Map
Add: 500 m west of Xinhai Plaza in Dalian
Tel: 0411 8458 1113
Opening hours: Nov 1st-Mar 31st, 09:00-16:00; Apr 1st -Oct 31st, 08:30-18:00
Getting there: Bus 22 or 23 to Medical University station and walk 100 m to venue
Price: 110 RMB/person
For the latest China related news and stories sent right to your phone follow our WeChat account:
The use of any news and articles published on eChinacities.com without written permission from eChinacities.com constitutes copyright infringement, and legal action can be taken.
Keywords: Sea World Aquarium Shengya Dalian Ocean Sea Aquarium Entertainment family event Shengya
All comments are subject to moderation by eChinacities.com staff. Because we wish to encourage healthy and productive dialogue we ask that all comments remain polite, free of profanity or name calling, and relevant to the original post and subsequent discussion. Comments will not be deleted because of the viewpoints they express, only if the mode of expression itself is inappropriate. Please use the Classifieds to advertise your business and unrelated posts made merely to advertise a company or service will be deleted.
Are you an expert on Dalian
Write about your favourite places and activities in Dalian to earn rewards.
88 Zhongshan Lu, Zhongshan District, Dalian
Views: 10078 | Reviews: 6
35Yan’an Lu,Zhongshan District, Dalian
Views: 10908 | Reviews: 2
17 Renmin Lu, Zhongshan District, Dalian
Views: 10553 | Reviews: 2
38 Gao'erji Lu, Xigang District, Dalian
Views: 7383 | Reviews: 2
Side of Zhongshan Square, Dalian
Views: 8983 | Reviews: 2