Guide

Welcome to Sea Life, the world’s best aquarium brand. Sea Life Busan aquarium introduces to you the incredible world deep in the ocean. From big sharks to sea turtles, small starfish, sea horses and elegant stingrays, you can meet up close all those sea creature at the aquarium.
Sea Life shares beauty of the sea creature with millions of visitors every year and is committed to preserving marine resources for our next generation.

Fees

Fees to enter Sea Life Busan aquarium. Get special discounts from our website.

Entrance Fees

Entrance Fees
Category Regular Disabled
Adult (13 ~ ) ₩29,000 ₩17,000
Child (3 ~ 12) ₩23,000
  • Discount for the disabled is available when the welfare card for the disabled presented.
    • Adult rate applies to middle school/high school students and adults
    • Child rate applies to age 4(actual age: 3) ~ elementary school students
  • For child over 36 months, ₩23,000 applies.
    • Child under 36 months: Free for 1 child under 36 months per 1 adult
  • 1 adult and 2 children under 36 months: Free for 1 child and the child rate applies to the other child.
  • 2 adults and 2 children under 36 months: Free for both children.
  • For groups, the child rate applies to all children under 3(36 months). Please present any proof of age(e.g. medical insurance card or a copy of family register) for free admission.

Location & Transportation

Location

Sea Life Busan aquarium is located at Haeundae beach.

  • Address: (612-846) Haeundae-gu, Haeundae Haebyeonro 266 (Jung-dong), Busan
  • Previous address: Haeundae-gu, Jung-dong 1411-4
  • TEL: 051-740-1700

Transportation

  • Bus:
    • (Airport) #307: Get off at Haeundae Beach stop at International Terminal
    • (Busan Station): #1001, #1003: Get off at Haeundae Beach stop at Busan Station
  • Subway: Get off at Haeundae Station and use Exit #3 or #5. 10 min. on foot.

Shows

Shows
Shows Time Location Open
Otter Feeding 10 : 20 B2F, Otter water tank Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 11 : 00 B3F, Coral water tank Tue ~ Thu
Penguin Feeding 11 : 20 B2F, Penguin water tank Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 11 : 30 B2F, B3F, Coral water tank Tue ~ Sun
Deep Sea-nema World + SHOW + Shark Feeding 12 : 00 B3F, Tropical ocean Year round
Deep Sea-nema World + SHOW 13 : 00 B3F, Tropical ocean Year round
Pirarucu Feeding 13 : 20 B2F, Pirarucu water tank Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 13 : 30 B2F, B3F, Coral water tank Tue ~ Sun
Otter Feeding 14 : 20 B2F, Tropical ocean Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 14 : 30 B2F, B3F, Coral water tank Tue ~ Sun
Deep Sea-nema World + SHOW 15 : 00 B3F, Tropical ocean Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 15 : 30 B2F, B3F, Coral water tank Tue ~ Sun
Deep Sea-nema World + SHOW + Shark Feeding 17 : 00 B3F, Coral water tank Tue ~ Thu
Stingray Feeding 17 : 30 B3F, Stingray water tank Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 17 : 30 B2F, B3F, Coral water tank Fri ~ Sun
Shows
Shows Time
Otter Feeding 10 : 20
Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 11 : 00
Tue ~ Thu
Penguin Feeding 11 : 20
Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 11 : 30
Tue ~ Sun
Deep Sea-nema World + SHOW + Shark Feeding 12 : 00
Year round
Deep Sea-nema World + SHOW 13 : 00
Year round
Pirarucu Feeding 13 : 20
Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 13 : 30
Tue ~ Sun
Otter Feeding 14 : 20
Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 14 : 30
Tue ~ Sun
Deep Sea-nema World + SHOW 15 : 00
Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 15 : 30
Tue ~ Sun
Deep Sea-nema World + SHOW + Shark Feeding 17 : 00
Tue ~ Thu
Stingray Feeding 17 : 30
Year round
Mermaid Princess Story 17 : 30
Fri ~ Sun

Experience Facility

Transparent Boating Experience for Sharks

Wow! Sharks under my feet!

Transparent boating at Sea Life is THE ONLY experience facility in the country which has transparent glass floor.
Get on the boat and experience sharks and other marine life up close for about 10 ~ 15 min. inside the 3000-ton main water tank!
Our guides will explain interesting things about marine life and you can feed fish while you are on the boat! SLB is THE ONLY place you can experience this in the country!
Feel the lively excitement from a school of fish surrounding the boat!
  • Where can I try the boat?
    • Pass by Rockpool on B2F and it is at the passage between B2F and B3F
  • Fee ₩7,000
  • Hours
    • Weekdays
      10am ~ 6pm (Last boarding: 6pm)
    • Weekends
      9am ~ 7pm (Last boarding: 7pm)

    * Interval between boarding and boating is about 15 ~ 20 min. and hours are subject to change depending on condition.

Restriction
Please do not board if you fall into the following conditions:
  • - Those who are epileptic
  • - Those who have weak spine
  • - Pregnant women, the old and the infirm
  • - Those who have high blood pressure or heart disease
  • - Children shorter than 100cm(39.4 in) in height
  • - Those who drank alcohol

VR ZONE

Virtual Reality for your eyes and ears

Have you put the fish helmet on your head to experience the virtual reality with your eyes and ears? Follow luminous fish deep in the ocean, meet the giant humpback whales, turtles, Manta rays and jellyfish while listening to magnificent music under the sea!
  • VR Zone location
    • It is located in SEA At Night zone on B3F.
  • Fee ₩4,000 per person (*Please make payment at the ticket booth at the entrance.)
  • VR Zone experience
    • Time: 2 min. 10 sec
    • Gift: 2 fluorescent bracelets (subject to change depending on conditions)
  • Hours
    • Weekdays 10am ~ 6pm (Last boarding: 6pm)
    • Weekends 9am ~ 7pm (Last boarding: 7pm)

    * Interval between boarding and boating is about 5 ~ 10 min. and hours are subject to change depending on condition.

  • VR purchase (payment at the spot is not available)
    • Please make payment at the ticket booth at the entrance.
    • Please make payment at the gift shop counter next to the 7M artificial coral water tank on B3F.
  • VR purchase and ticket booth hours
    • Ticket booth on 1F: Weekdays(Mon-Thu) until 6pm
    • Weekends(Fri, Sat, Sun, holidays) until 7pm
Restriction
Please do not board if you fall into the following conditions:
  • - Children under 35 months, the weak, blind (Level 1 ~ 3)
  • - Please close your eyes if you feel dizziness or discomfort.
  • - Accidents may occur if you take off or move your VR helmet.

Parking

Parking
Aquarium parking area Large parking area
Fee Paid Free for first 1 hr. 30 min.
Rate ₩1,000 per 30 min. ₩1,500 per extra 30 min.
Location Within Busan aquarium Haeundae Beach parking area
Across the Haeundae Grand Hotel
(5~7 min. on foot)
Address Haeundae-gu, Haebyeonro 266, Busan Haeundae-gu, Haeundae Haebyeonro 218, Busan
Parking check Get the parking stamp at the ticket booth or the gift shop at the entrance.
Cautions
  1. 1. During weekends and holidays, the parking space may be full after 10am. Please use public transportation or large parking area where free parking is available.
  2. 2. During busy seasons(summer, weekends, holidays), we recommend you use free parking area whenever possible. (If the aquarium parking area is full, you should move your car to the outside parking area.)