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Address: Allee P.J Souriau, BP 31, 24260 Le Bugue, France
Phone Number:
+33 5 53 07 10 74
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10:00 - 18:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Open-air fresh-water aquarium with over 6000 fish in 3 million liters of...

Open-air fresh-water aquarium with over 6000 fish in 3 million liters of water.

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Bought a combi ticket allowing us entry to all three activities: golf, mirror maze and aquarium. The jungle golf was fun but could do with an update of the surrounding features... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 25 October 2016
KaylQ6
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Bought a combi ticket allowing us entry to all three activities: golf, mirror maze and aquarium. The jungle golf was fun but could do with an update of the surrounding features. The mirror maze was unexpectedly great fun! The aquarium also was good, seeing many fish you would not see normally as it is a freshwater aquarium. The alligators were... More 

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Thank KaylQ6
Burghead, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

A good way to spend a rainy afternoon. When fed up with history and geese. A good amount to see plus most of the information on the displays is in English. Little cafe selling coffee ice cream etc

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Thank ian c
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14 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Bought a combi ticket with the prehistoric cave and jungle golf. The aquarium is about an hour if you walk slow. You can pet the fishes which is nice for the younger children. The sturgeon and catfish have cool tanks. Overall too expensive if for just the aquarium.

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Thank Django L
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23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful experience and lovely place to visit with the entire family. A must visit attraction for all ages.

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Thank Aji49lity
Staffordshire
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90 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Good aquarium... Having 3 young children, we seem to spend a disproportionate amount of time in them for some reason! It's a couple of hours at a slowish pace and although it doesn't have the 'sheen' of more famous aquariums, it is well done. Kids loved the touch pool and the snake feeding at the end too. Right next to... More 

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Thank mollypolly1
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Not the biggest but well maintained with clean facilities and great show with a diver feeding large Sturgeon and a snake demonstration. All written educational signage in French and English. Worth a visit.

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Thank Jonnie Q
Warrington, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

This aquarium shows off that it is the biggest freshwater aquarium. It is not actually that big. We visited the biggest saltwater aquarium a few years ago and this was bigger and much more impressive. The best bit in this aquarium was the snakes. The shop had a wide variety of things most of it overpriced(but we expected this) maybe... More 

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Thank ari654789
Tel Aviv, Israel
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100 reviews
51 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016

Planned a day out at Le Bugue, combined with Le Bournat which is just 1 minutes walking, and thought we'll finish this at no time, but it wasn't the case, plan 2 hours. Quite a few exhibitions and aquariums, great open aquarium to pet and caress the fish (!!!), nice mirror Labyrinth (external fee). There was no real place or... More 

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Thank Omer P
London, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

When it's too hot to go out, spend an afternoon at the aquarium. Two highlights for me, the sturgeon tanks (very interesting but not sure the caviar is for sale) and the open air cafe at the end with large carp ponds (you can tickle the fish) and cooling water sprays, perfect.

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Thank Kate A
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

Tanks were no way near an adequate size for the animals, particularly the cat fish, anaconda and turtles. It was sad to see. Unimpressed, profit over the comfort of the animals. Aswell as this, for the price of the tickets, you'd expect more. It was packed, tight spaces and just small in general. Parking was also an issue.

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