Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium in Nishi-Izu Area

Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium

Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium is located in the Nishi-Izu area of Mount Fuji, Shizuoka, Japan. It is a must-visit destination for anyone interested in marine life and ocean conservation.


The aquarium is located at approximately 34.9458° N, 138.8625° E.


The aquarium features a variety of exhibits showcasing marine life from all over the world. Some of the highlights include:

  • The Deep Sea Zone, where visitors can see deep sea creatures such as giant isopods and anglerfish.
  • The Jellyfish Zone, which features a mesmerizing display of different types of jellyfish.
  • The Penguin Zone, where visitors can watch penguins waddle and swim.
  • The Shark Tank, which is home to several species of sharks including the fearsome tiger shark.


In addition to the exhibits, the aquarium offers a variety of activities for visitors to enjoy:

  • Dolphin and sea lion shows
  • Touch tanks where visitors can get up close and personal with starfish and other sea creatures
  • Behind-the-scenes tours of the aquarium
  • Interactive exhibits where visitors can learn about the science of ocean conservation

Plan Your Visit

The aquarium is open daily from 9am to 5pm. Admission is ¥2,300 for adults and ¥1,200 for children. The aquarium is easily accessible by train from Tokyo or Nagoya. Visitors can take the JR Tokaido Line to Mishima Station, where they can transfer to the Izuhakone Railway Sunzu Line and get off at Numazu Station. From there, it is a short walk to the aquarium.

Don't miss the opportunity to experience the wonders of the ocean at Numazu Deep Sea Aquarium!