Lisbon Oceanarium voted “best in the world”

For the second time in its 19-year history, Lisbon Oceanarium has been voted the “best in the world” by travel website TripAdvisor.

The accolade follows “an analysis of quality of service and quantity of opinions” posted by the the 29,000 people who have passed through the Oceanarium’s doors so far this year.

Last year, the massive aquarium won first place in Tripadvisor’s 429 “experiences” to enjoy in Portugal, seeing over 180 nationalities pass through its doors.

TripAdvisor’s world “Top 10 Aquariums” continues this year with Ripley’s Aquarium of Canada in second place, followed by
Georgia Aquarium, USA (3rd)

Oceanografic València, Spain (4th)

Ripley’s Aquarium of the Smokies, USA, (5th)

Monterey Bay Aquarium, USA (6th)

Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo (7th)

Acquario di Genova, Italy (8th)

Tennessee Aquarium, USA (9th)

Vancouver Aquarium, Canada (10th)

TripAdvisor first named the Oceanarium “best in the world” in 2015.