The tallest marine aquarium in the Baltic states
MEGA shopping and leisure centre stands out for its marine aquarium of 10 meters height, 4 meters wide and 11 meters length, while its volume is 170,000 liters. It is the highest aquarium in the Baltic States and also considered as one of the top ten highest aquariums in the world. MEGA aquarium is one of the most spectacular sights in the country!
It took 3 months for specialists from USA, Australia, South Africa, and Lithuania to build this aquarium. It is made of 90 tons of acrylic plates and 20 tons of stainless steel. The thickness of aquarium’s walls reaches 30 cm.
MEGA aquarium houses more than 30 various kinds of fish from the Atlantic Ocean, the Indian Ocean, the Pacific Ocean, the Red Sea, the Mediterranean Sea, the Caribbean Sea, in total more than 800 tropical fish and six sharks. Corals in the aquarium have been brought from the Republic of South Africa.
Sharks and other fish are fed and fostered by a professional team of divers and biologists. Sharks and fishes are fed every day at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m., on Saturdays - 1 p.m. Do not miss your chance to witness this!
More information: http://visit.kaunas.lt