Io World Kagoshima City Aquarium Dolphin Waterway (イルカ水路(いおワールドかごしま水族館))

Admission to the Dolphin Waterway is free, so feel free to stop by while out on a stroll.

Nakasatsuma Area Aquarium, Zoo, and Theme Park

The Dolphin Waterway is a specially maintained 275 meter waterway that flows into the Kagoshima aquarium.
Dolphins can swim out from their pool into the waterway freely.
The area is divided into a northern area, central area, and southern area by roads and footbridges.
The southern area is a few minutes walk from the neighboring Dolphin Port outdoor shopping complex.
Dolphin training sessions in the Dolphin Waterway, which each last about 10 minutes, can be viewed three times a day.
* Events are subject to change or cancellation due to sea and dolphin conditions.

Basic Information

Address 892-0814 鹿児島県鹿児島市本港新町4
Telephone Number 099-226-2233(いおワールドかごしま水族館)
Business Days/ Hours Business Hours

Business Hours
[Time] 10:30am

Business Hours
[Notes] 12:30~, 14:30~

Business Hours
National HolidaysWeekends

Business Hours
[Time] 11:30am

Business Hours
[Notes] 13:30~, 15:00~
Fee Free ¥0
Directions The Dolphin Waterway runs right next to Io World Kagoshima City Aquarium

Kagoshima City Tram (both lines): 8 min walk from the Suizokukanguchi stopKagoshima City Bus: Get off at the Kagoshimasuizokukanmae stop (Lines 16-2, 25, and 26 from the East 4-6 stops at Kagoshima Chuo Station)
Website Visit Japanese Website
Notes 【Monday-Friday】10:30 / 12:30 / 14:30
【Saturdays/Sundays/Holidays】11:30 / 13:30 / 15:00
  • 駐車場
  • トイレ
  • クレジットカード
  • WIFI
  • バリアフリー対応可
  • ベジタリアンメニュー相談可
  • ムスリムメニュー相談可
  • 祈祷所


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