Nga Trang, Vietnam
Completed in 2007 and covering an area of 4,500m2, Vinpearl Underwater World houses over 300 species of pretty, rare and strange-looking fish.
It is divided into various display sections according to different climate zones: a marine creature section of the northern Asia climate zone, a marine creature section of the southern Asia climate zone, a marine creature section of the Amazon climate zone and a marine creature section of the Coastal climate zone. Vinpearl land Underwater World is currently holding the record for the biggest and most modern one in Vietnam.
The aquarium construction was fast-tracked and completed in a record breaking 7 months.
The entire area of the Underwater World is a 2-storey block covered by an artificial mountain constructed according to advanced technology, thus it meets all technical requirements applicable to this kind of construction in the world. In addition, to best serve the exploration needs of visitors, Vinpearl has constructed a modern tunnel with meticulously designed escalator. Discovering the underwater world, admiring marine creatures by escalator in the tunnel, visitors will experience the real feeling of stepping under the ocean, swimming and playing with thousands of colorful marine creatures.
Located on Hon Tre Island off the coast of Nha Trang City. Nha Trang is the capital of Khanh Hoa Province well known for its pristine beaches and excellent scuba diving.
As a coastal city, Nha Trang's developed in marine sciences with Nha Trang Oceanography Institution. There's also Hon Mun Marines Protected Area - one of four first marine protected areas in the world admitted by the International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources.