Sharks & Rays Encounter

Dry Encounters

Daily: 10:00AM - 5:00PM

Last Entry: 4:30PM

Check out Manila Ocean Park's most engaging animal interaction to date! Sharks and Rays Encounter is an exciting attraction for a fun urban adventure. Located at the Acquatica area, its crystal clear outdoor pool is divided into three zones filled with various species of friendly sharks, stingrays and starfishes. Go beyond aquarium walls and have an extreme and intimate engagement with them. Choose from Aquanaut,Full Body Encounter and Half Body Encounter for this once in a lifetime experience.Official Manila Ocean Park Photographers are available to document your experience. Please be advised that photos may be availed for an additional fee.

Dry Encounter allows you to touch stingrays without getting wet.

Mermaid Swim Experience

Daily: 10:00 AM/ 11:00 AM/ 2:00 PM/ 3:00 PM/ 4:00 PM

Manila Ocean Park offers the Mermaid Swim Experience for those who want to fulfill their dream to become mermaids. It is a 45 minute program featuring basic swimming, how to glide with a fish tail underwater and proper breathing techniques. The high elastic mermaid monotails are colorful, comfortable and easy to wear. Official Manila Ocean Park Photographers are available to document your experience. Please be advised that photos may be availed for an additional fee.


Monday to Friday – 10:00AM to 8:00PM

Weekends & Holidays – 9:00AM to 8:00PM

Last Entry - 7:15 PM

The Oceanarium is home to 14,000 marine creatures from around 277 species, all indigenous to the Philippines and Southeast Asia. Its sheer size and diversity makes it one of the world's best public aquariums. The Oceanarium is a stunning walkthrough of the watery depths featuring seven sections and containing 1,900 cubic meters of seawater. At the heart of the Oceanarium is the main attraction - a 25 meter long, 220° curved walkway tunnel with a spectacular underwater view of amazing sea creatures swimming overhead.

The water source for the Oceanarium is filtered water from Manila Bay. A special process is done to ensure that the seawater is suitable to marine life. It has an educational activity area, unique function rooms for special events and bi-level shark and stingray viewing facilities.

Trails to Antarctica

Monday to Friday - 10:00AM to 8:00PM

Weekends & Holidays - 9:00AM to 8:00PM

Last Entry - 7:15PM

Manila Ocean Park is proud to introduce the first penguin park facility in the country. Trails to Antarctica: The Penguin Quest brings you closer to the coldest and most mysterious place on earth. Take a journey to discover a world like no other. It features a walk through exhibit where you can learn more about the frozen continent, live Humbold penguins in the Penguin Exhibit and a freezing Snow Village. All these in one exciting adventure zone for the whole family.

We are proud to announce the birth of our precious First Humboldt Baby Penguin in the Philippines last July 8, 2014. Kaya, the baby penguin achieved its first swim milestone and will join the rest of the penguin colony. Another penguin baby by the name of Araw has arrived last November 14.

Aquanaut Voyage

Daily - 10:00 AM/ 12:00 NN/ 1:00 PM/ 2:00 PM/ 3:00 PM/ 5:00 PM/ 6:00 PM

Aquanaut Voyage is an ultimate underwater adventure using a special diving helmet that lets you breathe inside, as air is pumped from above the water level. It is safe and ideal even for non-swimmers. Designed to introduce you to the fascinating marine life, this amazing underwater walking experience allows you to interact with sea creatures under the guidance of a qualified diving instructor.Official Manila Ocean Park Photographers are available to document your experience. Please be advised that photos may be availed for an additional fee.

Inclusions: use of dive helmet, wet suit, aqua shoes, shower facility, toiletries and orientation

The Barnyard

Daily - 10:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Last Entry - 5:30 PM

Manila Ocean Park brings you The Barnyard, a place that can give joy and relaxation because of the undeniable cuteness and sweetness of the pets that are sheltered in it. Watch the bunnies, hamsters, guinea pigs, rats and chickens eat, hop, run and play. Have the chance to see them take care of their babies, and get to learn more about them.

Jellies Exhibit

Monday to Friday – 10:00AM to 7:00PM

Weekends & Holidays – 9:00AM to 7:00PM

Last Entry - 6:30PM

Jellyfishes are some of the most beautiful creatures of the ocean. They are commonly known as “dancing sea fairies”, gracefully gliding below and on the surface. The Jellies Exhibit has various species with a fascinating display of multi-media effects and breathtaking music. Know more about these transparent marine wonders who have been around for millions of years.

Fish Spa

FISH SPA (2nd Level)

Monday to Friday - 10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Weekends & Holidays - 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Last Entry - 6:30 PM

Take pampering to a whole new level at the Fish Spa. Have a relaxing moment as doctor fishes nibble dead skin cells from your tired feet, leaving you with rejuvenated skin and a refreshing feeling the natural way. All you have to do is sit back and have fun with these therapeutic fishes as they feast on your toes.

Symphony Evening Show


6:30PM to 7:00PM

We proudly introduce Symphony, a merry fusion of earth's basic elements - water, fire, air and light to ignite Manila Bay's night sky with larger than life distinct characters from the sea.

Using the latest multimedia technology, Symphony is a majestic display of huge water fountains, the tallest in the Philippines reaching 40 meters or 120 feet. Symphony has more depth, creating a 2D effect as you enter an ethnic and mysterious world filled with new entertaining animated marine life characters in breathtaking fluid motion and vibrancy.

Sea Lion Show

Sea Lion Show

Daily 11:00AM to 11:30AM / 3:00PM to 3:30PM / 5:00PM to 5:30PM

Meet the adorable sea lions of South America as they bring you valuable information on environmental conservation. It is also a fantastic show for all, highlighting their special skills and unique characteristics plus a chance to get a kiss with a souvenir photo.

All Star Bird Show

Daily - 1:15PM to 1:45PM / 4:15PM to 4:45PM

Our fine feathered friends provide awesome tricks, amazing stunts, guest participation and an important environmental message for its audience. These intelligent birds consist of macaws, cockatoos and eagles and provide remarkable showmanship and high-flying thrills.

Back of the House

Weekdays - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Weekends - 10:00 AM to 7:00PM

Last Entry - 5:30 PM (Weekdays); 6:30 PM (Weekends)

Manila Ocean Park's (MOP) Back of the House is the “scientific core” of the Oceanarium's operations. It is MOP's newest attraction that utilizes scientific knowledge in explaining MOP's success in maintaining marine life under its care. This is a fun and educational tour for students and those who want to pursue higher learning in marine science.

Penguin Talk Show

Monday to Friday - 10:00AM to 7:00PM

Weekends & Holidays - 9:00AM to 7:00PM

(show runs every 30 mins)

The country's first animated talking penguin is finally here! Experience real time digital puppetry in a theater setting for the Penguin Talk Show. Time to interact with Hamboo the Penguin! Sing, laugh and get silly in an interactive & dynamic show for all ages.

Birds of Prey Kingdom

Daily:10:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Last Entry: 5:30 PM

Manila Ocean Park’s newest attraction called the Birds of Prey Kingdom features one of the most stunning coastal raptors in the country, the Brahminy Kites (Haliastur indus) locally known as Lawin in Tagalog and Banog in the Visayas region. Have a close encounter with these winged wonders within a unique bird sanctuary as they perched in a hanging bridge along the coast of Manila Bay.

Manila Ocean Park has entered into partnership with The Protected Areas and Wildlife Bureau (PAWB) of the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) through the loan of Brahminy Kites (Haliastur indus) species for public education, appreciation and other conservation- oriented purposes.

World of Creepy Crawlies

Monday to Friday: 10:00 AM TO 7:00 PM

Weekends & Holidays: 9:00 AM TO 7:00 PM

Last Entry: 6:30 PM

Learn more on the importance of often ignored creatures and be enlightened on the magnitude of insects, worms, spiders, bugs, frogs – collectively known as the Creepy Crawlies!

Creepy crawlies are often misunderstood and feared upon but you’ll be amazed at the superpowers they possess and have developed all for the ultimate goal of survival.

The Birdhouse

Daily - 10:30 AM to 6:00 PM

Last Entry - 5:30 PM

Be surrounded with hundreds of colorful birds at Manila Ocean Park’s new nest, The Birdhouse. Relax and listen to these small and long-tailed Budgies chirp. Watch them play and fly around you, and have the chance to feed them on your hands. This bird squad will surely entertain you.



Monday to Sunday

10:00 AM to 7:00 PM

Sharks & Rays Swim Encounter

Monday to Sunday

10:15 AM to 11:00 AM
2:45 PM to 3:30 PM

Mermaid Swim Experience

Monday to Sunday

10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Be a Sea Lion Trainer

Monday to Sunday

10:00 AM to 3:45 PM



Manila Ocean Park Luneta Manila Philippines 1000


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