Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

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Aquarium · Zoo / Aquarium
See, feed, and touch all sorts of exotic marine creatures at Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay. More than 2,000 animals inhabit the various displays, including green sea turtles, giant rays, a golden crocodile, piranhas, and various species of sharks. Check out the main tank--its volume of 4.9 million liters (1.3 million gallons) makes it one of the largest in North America. It contains a shipwreck among the reefs. Walk through the tank's underwater tunnel before taking part in animal encounters, such as feeding sea turtles. Guests of the hotel who are certified divers can even dive with the 30 or so sharks in the main tank. Put Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Las Vegas day trip tool.
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  • This was my 2nd time going here. First time with friends, 2nd time I brought my two daughters. They enjoyed it. Cool to see the sharks, stingrays and other fish. A must see for the kids.  more »
  • The Aquarium is more than worth the money you pay. This is the only attraction in the entire city we actually enjoyed on our 8 day trip. The huge lizard, the pihrana fishes, the jellyfish, and sharks....  more »
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  • Little pricy but the kids really enjoyed it. Was a good family activity away from gambling & smoke. We were there for over an hour.
  • Very fun and awesome to see all the sharks and fish! Would love to go back after everything is opened.

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