Suma Aquarium (Suma Aqualife Park)

By Joy Sung, 19 February, 2018

Sumakaihinkoen (JR) station: walk south 5 min

Tsukimiyama (Hanshin/Sanyo) station: walk south 10 min


An aquarium that almost every elementary school student in Kobe has been to, the Suma Aqualife Park hosts 600 species of 13,000 animals swimming and chilling in indoor and outdoor facilities. 


9:00-17:00 (last admission 16:00)
*Closed Wednesdays (Dec-Feb only), and periodically for maintenance


Adult (18+) HS Student (15-17) ES/JHS Student (6-14) Child (0-5)
1300 yen 800 yen 500 yen free

Group Discount

30+ people 100+ people 300+ people
10% off 20% off 30% off


***If you want to avoid the hordes of preschool/elementary/junior high/high school students, they recommend that you be aware of high traffic during the following weekdays, primarily in the morning

  • late-February~early-March
  • mid-April~June
  • October~November

(Afternoons should return to a normal number of people.)

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