İstanbul, literally the center of entertainment in Turkey, also blazes a trail in many areas in this manner. Dolphinarium, one of the most beautiful entertainment venues in the city, has won great recognition by families. This special center, which stands out as one of the favorite places of children, opened its doors to Istanbul residents by the end of 2008. It was built as a result of the joint efforts of Russia and Turkey. This is the biggest indoor dolphin show center in Europe. This attempt with Russia led to the strengthening of cultural and economic ties between the two countries. Very important state authorities attended the opening ceremony on behalf of Russia and Turkey.
The indoor area of the show center, which is established on a giant area of 8 thousand 695 square meters, is 5 thousand 800 square meters. Sea water is determined as 3100 m3. There are seven separate pools in total within the Dolphinarium. The total capacity of the center is 950 people. A special section of 64 people is reserved for the VIP tribune. It has an ideal structure especially for the survival of marine mammals. Dolphinarium, located on the shore of the Golden Horn, has a parking lot with a capacity of 120 people. Guests can use this parking lot for free. At the same time, the bus stops are within walking distance to the show center.
There is a special gift shop and cafeteria within the Dolphinarium. The cafeteria in the garden allows you to sit and relax with your loved ones after the show. Special shows last about an hour at the Dolphinarium which promises a very enjoyable time. Tickets are available directly at the ticket office for the show. Group visits require a reservation of at least 20 people.