Shanghai Changfeng Ocean World is an underwater oasis that will transport you from land to sea as soon as you step through the door. With interactive touch tanks, tanks you can quite literally become a part of and an array of displays from across the globe, this aquarium is one you must add to your Shanghai bucket list.
Whether you’re a passionate animal lover or you’re just looking for something to do on your trip, Shanghai Changfeng Ocean World is a great place to be. With over 10,000 marine creatures of over 1,500 different species, there’s plenty to see and learn.
The giant aquarium campus is divided into seven themed exhibition halls: Dance With You, Penguin Paradise, Shark Ramp, Deep Sea Secret, Colorful Coral Belt, Seahorse Kingdom, World Tropical Rainforest Wonders, and Touch The Star Zone. Each hall showcases species from different ecosystems, continents and habitats. You’ll encounter fan favorites like the Hedgehog puffer fish, clownfish, Sea Moon jellyfish, Sand Tiger sharks, and Spotted Ring penguins.
You’ll love the chance to come nose-to-nose with the ocean’s most notorious predator in the shark tunnels. If you’re feeling extremely explorative, play around in the touch tanks. Feel the slimy backs of sting rays, seahorses and sea urchins. Every step of the way, you’ll be able to interact with these beautiful sea creatures that hail from all over the world.
In addition to the top-notch exhibits and habitats on display, Shanghai Changfeng Ocean World is also a great place to learn more about what we can do to protect the ocean and its inhabitants. Throughout the day, you’ll find that there are talks, presentations and shows that can help you learn more about preservation, namely through the Breeding Rescue Protection program.
The Breeding Rescue Protection is an initiative started by Shanghai Changfeng Ocean World that aims to healthily breed endangered species, protect those in danger of extinction and rescue any sick or injured marine animals. Through the state-of-the-art, interactive exhibits, Shanghai Changfeng Ocean World’s team goal is to help visitors understand the marine environment and how we can do our parts to keep it clean.
What your Shanghai Changfeng Ocean World ticket includes:
Turn a day in the park into a day under the sea at Shanghai Changfeng Ocean World. Your Shanghai Changfeng Ocean World tickets include general admission to an underwater paradise, entrance to the White Beluga Performance Center and the Art Aquarium.
You have access to all seven of the themed exhibits, as well as plenty of dining options and activities to participate in throughout the day.
Most importantly, you'll be able to catch a Beluga show at at the largest performance center in Shanghai. The expert staff and animal trainers at the aquarium will work with the marine life to entertain and educate you. Our favorite show is the White Beluga exhibition. Watch as the gorgeous creatures jump in and out of the water, get fed and play with each other.
At the Art Aquarium, discover how art and life under the sea come together to make a beautiful combination of displays and masterpieces. Each room of the four different themed zones aims to highlight the bright colors, textures and shapes of the underwater world.
It is very easy to spend the whole day exploring the aquarium and its inhabitants.
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