If you are visiting Saint-Malo for a weekend or a longer period, don't forget to schedule a visit to the Grand Aquarium. Located at the entrance to Saint-Malo, the aquarium is home to more than 600 species that will amaze young and old alike! After visiting the different areas dedicated to aquatic fauna, you will appreciate the comfort of a hotel in Saint-Malo with a view of the sea.
With more than 11,000 fish of all colours and sizes from various oceans, the Grand Aquarium in Saint-Malo offers you an unusual way to explore the seabed. Your journey will begin with a discovery of the abysses, the deepest areas of the seas and oceans, and will continue in the Atlantic room, which presents the ecosystems and the main species of the Atlantic coast. The Sea Laboratory will then give you the opportunity to understand the importance and role of plankton and to discover the births of the year in the aquarium's nursery.
After a stop in the Mediterranean room, you will be captivated by the Ring of the Seas, the aquarium's must-see attraction. At the heart of a 600,000-litre volume of water, this circular aquarium gives the impression of being immersed in the midst of Australian bull sharks, zebra sharks, eagle rays, sea turtles, giant grouper and other schools of fish.
Between the Tropical Room, a real tour of the world's tropical seas and oceans, and the Mangrove Room, presenting several species of Asian and Amazonian mangroves in aquaterrariums, don't miss the excursion by Nautibus. Aboard a sunken galleon with a pirate décor, you will dive into a natural marine world with a fabulous décor and move around among 5,000 fish. Your visit will end with a unique sensory experience in the Touch Pool. This offers the possibility of coming into contact with shellfish, crustaceans and fish such as rays, dogfish and turbot...
After all these emotions, you will appreciate the charm of one of the 41 rooms of the hotel de la Cité, a cheap hotel in St-Malo The hotel offers a high standard of service. Ideally located in the heart of the Corsair City and less than 40 metres from the beach, it offers fully equipped rooms, some with a sea view.
26, rue Sainte-Barbe