Not wearing scuba gear and fins, you can makefascinating journey to the deep world of marine and river inhabitants, visiting the oceanarium in Krasnodar. "Galaxy" is a city shopping and entertainment center, where you can arrange a wonderful shopping, see and participate in a variety of fairs, exhibitions, festivals and charity events. And also to wander through the spectacular expositions of the largest oceanarium in the South of Russia.
Grand Oceanarium in Krasnodar,the capacity of water basins of which exceeds 850 tons, is equipped with many filters of the last generation for constant purification of water, similar in composition to the oceanic one. With the help of modern air conditioning systems, it maintains a comfortable temperature. Several dozen aquariums hypnotize visitors with thousands of representatives of marine and freshwater fauna.
A special interest is the glass tunnel withtheir terrible inhabitants - sharks. Unforgettable sensations arise in the visitors, when just above the head or at the distance of the outstretched hand the black-shark sharks rush headlong. Slowly swimming white-fronted predators fascinate with their menacing grace. It was their relatives in the recent past who attacked Egyptian tourists. Their feeding once every three days, at about 5:30 pm local time, is produced by an aquarium eclipse. However, sometimes the well-being of marine inhabitants makes adjustments to the diet. The mass of emotions is caused by this action in visitors, and especially in children who with wide eyes open absorb all the magic of the sea element.
Oceanarium in Krasnodar under the name "OceanPark "consists of several levels. Therefore, to the remotest aquariums you can get to, just a little wandering the stairs. On the monitors located above some large aquariums, constantly updated information about the local inhabitants. In addition, an experienced guide works on the territory of this water kingdom. He tells a lot of interesting facts from the life of the underwater world. In order to listen to his entertaining narrative, one should only find a crowd of curious visitors and join the excursion.
Very interesting and fascinating spectacle forvisitors was the observation of a parrotfish that does not multiply independently in artificial conditions. Local ichthyologists have found a fairly simple and creative solution: with the help of non-standard jaws, exotic color and other creative refinements, they create conditions for her fertilization, which is extremely amusing for others.
The Oceanarium in Krasnodar (address: 98, Ural street) has become one of the fascinating and cognitive local attractions. Every day you can see how the piranhas are fed on the poultry and paku.
As an additional bonus for tourists -organization of self-feeding of some inhabitants. Red-bellied turtles and Japanese koi carp with some laziness, but still willingly absorb the food. Attentively listening to the announcements broadcast in the hall, you can find out which inhabitants of the aquarium will feed in the near future, and therefore, and watch this process. Lunch of dangerous moray eels and gluttonous piranhas is especially interesting for adults of ichthyology lovers.
In addition, they are very popularaquariums, in which living inhabitants can be touched. Of course, this entertainment is safe, as in them there are only toothless carp, and not the terrible predators inhabiting the oceanarium in Krasnodar.
The official site (ocean-park.ru) provides a variety of information about the network of oceanariums located in Krasnodar, Gelendzhik and Anapa, as well as about the grandiose construction in Dubai.
A variety of marine and freshwater fish, as well as crustaceans and newts, are located on the background of waterfalls and cozy lagoons, successfully highlighted and elegantly decorated by designers.
The Oceanarium in Krasnodar offers visitors notonly an inspection of aquariums, but also a cafe with impressively bright photos of the inhabitants of the sea depths in the most favorable perspectives. In the "children's hut" young artists can show their talent by drawing one of the local representatives of the underwater world. Under the reliable supervision of attentive animators children's dreams come true, and the final chord becomes a sweet prize. Exposition of a mechanical shark, meeting tourists at the entrance, on some of the young visitors makes an indelible impression. Her jaws move ominously, and her eyes, burning with artificial fire, are capable of causing horror for minor naturalists for a short time. As a final chord, the aquarium in Krasnodar offers the purchase of memorable gifts in a souvenir shop.
In the city there is another oceanarium, openmuch earlier, in 1996. Its exposition occupies 3 floors. The oceanarium in Krasnodar (Sadovaya, 6) can demonstrate several dozen species of fish, and a dozen mammals and reptiles.
In the basin of the first floor feel free to feelJapanese carp, perfectly adjacent to sturgeon, past which slowly swim black and white swans. Kunits and porcupines, mongooses and raccoons, Far Eastern wild cats can be observed in open-air cages, and to examine the exposition with exotic reptiles and aquarium inhabitants should rise a floor above.
A unique and memorable spectacle deliversemotional pleasure from enchanting visual and new tactile sensations when immersed in such a realistic imitation of the mysterious underwater world.