Let’s get along with Dolphins at ‘Dolphin Feeding’ (Shimoda Aquarium)
- Throughout a year
- 1 people 1,300yen～
Outline of the programIt is a unique and popular plan of Shimoda Aquarium, floating in a natural cove.
You can feed a dolphin, shake hands, or experience a petit trainer.
You have chances to get friends with dolphines !
There are other plans such as "Dolphin watching boat," where you can ride the boat around the cove, accompanied by the dolphin.
‶Amazing Seat,” a dolphine show is really amazing to watch dolphines jump high above your head, our latest line-up.
Program scheduleYou can gather at the fixed time and give food directly to gluttonous dolphins and give out signs such as handshakes and jumps. A little trainer feeling can be experienced. (Required time: 10 minutes)
Availability of English guides on the day of the activityJapanese only.
Detail of the program
|Venue ⁄ location||Shimoda Aquarium|
|Available period||Throughout a year|
|Hours of registration||9:00am-1:50pm|
|Length of the program||10 minutes|
|Toilet||Yes/ parking lot, shops in the aquarium(also for handicapped)|
|Kiosk||Yes / miscellaneous goods, accessories, sweets, original goods etc.|
|Necessity of bringing something to eat||Yes/no bringing in at the restaurant|
|Place to eat||Yes, restaurant 'The Dish,' etc.|
Required items to bring
Precautions ⁄ remarksParent's escort is required for children under 8.
Details of the fee
'Dolphin Feeding' experience fee : 1,300yen (tax included) / Aquarium entrance fee : 2,100yen/adult, 1,050yen/child (tax included)
|Remarks concerning the fee|
|Payment method||Pay at aquarium reception counter or feeding ship (cash only)|
|Reservations accepted from||Throughout a year|
|Reservations accepted until||1:00pm on the day|
|Maximum number of people accepted through the reservation||1～42 people|
Meeting place ⁄ map
Meeting place (name) ⁄ meeting timeDolphin feeding ship in the aquarim, by the starting time
Meeting place (address ⁄ access)7 minutes bus ride from Izukyu Shimoda Station to Shimoda Aquarium.
Reservation ⁄ inquiry
|English service for making reservations and inquiries||No support in English. Please contact to "Seamon" by phone or email.|
|Address||22-31 3 chome Shimoda|
|TEL ⁄ FAX||
When you make a reservation or inquiry on the phone or via FAX, tell the instructor that you saw the Sea-mon website.
|Business hours||9:00am - 4:30pm|
|Closed||7 days a week|
The information on this website is subject to change. Please contact individual offices, stores, or the Seamon Shimoda Guide office (TEL: 0558-22-5255) for more detail.