While visitors to the city of Bangkok will hardly find themselves at a loss for things to do, adding a trip to Siam Ocean World is not something they are likely to regret. As one of the biggest aquariums in all of Asia, this destination rivals aquatic attractions found in other parts of the world.
Covering seven different zones and containing over 30,000 different varieties of sea life, this is something that needs to be seen to be believed. Not only is this a great place to escape the summer heat but it is conveniently located right in the Siam Paragon Shopping Center.
Siam Ocean World is one of the most popular attractions in the city of Bangkok. Far more than a typical aquarium, this attraction literally immerses visitors in an underwater world of wonder and beauty. Home to a vast array of aquatic life, including quite a few different sharks, visitors can choose from a number of ways to experience the world of the sea. Among the many amazing sights to see is a truly impressive 270 degree glass tunnel. Visitors can walk right though one of the largest tanks in the aquarium without ever getting wet.
This attraction is great for a number of reasons. Not only is it a marvel in its own right but it can be a great place for families as well. Children will absolutely adore the interactivity and the chance to be so close to such rare creatures. Adults will find plenty of activities as well and everyone will enjoy the cool, climate controlled atmosphere. Best of all, Siam Ocean World is located right inside the Siam Paragon Shopping Center which is one of the most popular shopping venues in the entire city. With so much to experience, this is one location that can easily fill a whole day.
One of the best parts about visiting Siam Ocean World is that it’s so easy to get to. The easiest way to there is to simply take either the BTS or MRT trains right to the shopping complex. Visitors will find the Siam Paragon at the BTS Sala Daeng station or the MRT Silom station. Alternatively, there are a few buses which go right by the complex and nearly every taxi and tuk tuk driver will know right where it is.
Bangkok is home to a great variety of different things to see, do and experience. One of the most popular, and most impressive, sites in the city is the Siam Ocean World Aquarium. This massive structure is home to over 30,000 different varieties of aquatic life and offers an unforgettable chance to experience the undersea world. The cool, climate controlled environment can be a welcome haven from the mid-day summer heat. Its convenient location, right inside the , makes it easy to get to. Guests of the Citypoint Hotel can easily board the nearest MRT or BTS trains and get there in no time.