Grand Aquarium Excursion Hurghada

Hurghada Grand Aquarium

The Hurghada Grand Aquarium exists in Hurghada, Red Sea, Egypt. It houses more than 1200 animals, representing 100 species, which reside in almost a million US gallons (3,500 m3) of marine and freshwater. Also, It was one of the largest aquariums when it opened earlier in 2015.

The aquarium’s notable specimens include Sandbar shark, Tiger shark, Nurse shark, Stingrays, Shovelnose guitar shark, Eagle rays, and Blacktip shark. It also contains green sea turtles.

Three businessmen got the inspiration and goal to build an excellent aquarium for Hurghada. Accordingly, they secured the subsequent 360 million pounds expenses needed to build and stock the new facility.

Location of Hurghada Grand Aquarium

Hurghada Grand Aquarium stands opposite Magawish Village Resort and Mercure hotel, Safaga Road, Hurghada, Red Sea 84, Egypt.

The Red Sea in Glass

The administration of Hurghada Grand Aquarium dedicated it to inspiring guests of all ages to appreciate the marine environment while promoting conservation action and developing an understanding of the irreplaceable value of all life in our world’s ocean. There is no doubt that teaching children and adults the importance of conservation, ecology and stewardship will enable them to apply this knowledge to make sustainable choices; and take an active part in preserving our marine environment.


Our vision is to become the leader in connecting people to marine life and the environment. Therefore, our values coincide with integrity, inspiration, passion, excellence, collaboration, and compassion.


The aquarium’s animals are displayed in 24 different galleries.

Gallons of Water

The basin container contains one million US gallons (3,500 m3) of marine and freshwater.

Ocean Tank

The Ocean tank contains 475,000 gallons (1,800 m3) of water and several hundred fish from about 20 species.

One of the largest indoor aquatic habitat in the world

It measures 1072.83 ft (327m), and the depth ranges between 16 ft and 19 ft (5.1 and 6.1 m), making it one of the most significant indoor aquatic habitats globally.

Creation of the Aquarium

The aquarium’s founding chairpersons are primarily responsible for creating the aquarium, from the structure’s design to the procurement of animals for the exhibits.


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Mini Zoo

Hurghada Grand Aquarium has the first mini zoo, based in Red Sea Hurghada. In general. it is dedicated to improving animal management and conservation.

Marine Aquarium

A marine aquarium is an aquarium that keeps aquatic plants and animals in a contained environment.

Fossil Exhibit

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Fresh Water Aquarium

A freshwater aquarium is a receptacle that holds freshwater aquatic organisms.

Arabian Tent

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What We Have?

A day at the Hurghada Grand Aquarium often translates to a day spent with loved ones as fathers and mothers transform into tour guides with their children. Moreover, the environment provides a shared learning experience.


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The aquarium is open daily, seven days a week, from 9:00 am until 7:00 pm, and the last entry is at 5:00 pm. In general, tours inside it take approximately 1-2 hours, depending on the visitor’s wish.


Shark feeding daily schedules are 11:00- 12:00 am and 3:00 – 4:00 pm. Please, take note that the feeding schedule may change without prior notice.