The La Rochelle Aquarium, an unmissable visit during your holiday!
As the leading tourist site in the Charente-Maritime, each year the La Rochelle Aquarium amazes 800,000 visitors who come to dive deep into the heart of the oceans. Located right in the centre of the town, this is one visit you really shouldn’t miss, in fact it’s almost indissociable from that of La Rochelle. Staying on the Atlantic coast? Then now it’s your turn to gaze in wonder at the fascinating marine animals and the spectacular décors that surround them!
Just a few minutes from the famous towers of La Rochelle, settle yourself comfortably in a fully-equipped cottage or on an authentic camping pitch. You’re going to feel so at home here! Between two trips out and about, enjoy all the advantages your Sandaya campsite has to offer, from endless afternoons bathing in the swimming pools and on the waterslides of the water park, to all the sports lessons organised by our professional staff. But just for now, get ready to dive twenty thousand leagues under the sea and discover its most wonderful treasures: we’re off to La Rochelle!
Visit the La Rochelle Aquarium with the family
An unbeatable attraction for all the family, the La Rochelle Aquarium has the gift of amazing every child, from babies right up to teenagers. And something tells us that you’re going to adore it as well!
With or without the audio guide, a visit to the aquarium offers an opportunity for a trip around the world in record time. During your visit you’ll have a chance to explore the Atlantic area with its intriguing fish, the forest of red coral in the Mediterranean area and the sublime Caribbean seabed with its multicoloured species. Finally, return to dry land in the tropical forest with its luxuriant creepers and heady fragrances!
Visit the La Rochelle Aquarium as a couple
The discovery trail at the La Rochelle Aquarium may have been specially designed for youngsters, but you’ll be surprised how quickly adults rediscover their childhood spirit. So if you’re planning a romantic holiday together near La Rochelle, don’t hesitate to visit its aquarium hand-in-hand. This is one voyage that never disappoints!
After having conquered the seas and oceans of the planet, take a little time out, just the two of you, for a moment’s relaxation in the aquarium restaurant. As the icing on the cake, it also offers a breathtaking view of La Rochelle’s towers! And at the weekend you can even enjoy the restaurant’s brunch menu, what better way to kick-start your aquarium visit. Ideal for every inquisitive foodie!
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Prepare to meet the lord of the oceans: rendezvous in front of the shark aquarium for a surprising encounter, face-to-face!
In the deepest depths of the oceans, the fish themselves light up the darkness... Discover a fairy tale experience in the Gallery of Lights!
Enter the jellyfish tunnel, fall under the charm of their fascinating ballet in vibrant colour!
Did you know? The La Rochelle Aquarium also plays an important role in the protection of sea turtles!