Yokohama Hakkeijima Sea Paradise
Yokohama Hakkeijima / Aquarium
Open hours vary between 9am-9pm (summer weekends) to 10am-5pm (winter weekdays). Open every day.
Admission to Aqua Museum and Aqua Stadium: general Y2700; 6-15 years old Y1600; all-day tickets including the amusement park are Y4900/Y3500
Average visit time: 1-2 hours
This entertainment complex, located on a large man-made island at the southern tip of Yokohama, includes one of the biggest aquariums in Japan as well as an amusement park, a hotel, shops and restaurants.
The aquarium houses over 100,000 fish and other marine creatures, including polar bears and sea otters. There's also a separate facility called Dolphin Fantasy where dolphins swim around overhead while visitors observe from underwater tunnels.
Yokohama Kanazawa-ku, Hakkeijima.
Hakkeijima station (Seaside Line), 25-40 minutes from Yokohama station (depending on route)