Zoos and Aquariums

Tempozan Harbor Village

From sky-high to deep-sea at this popular theme park/entertainment complex.

Asahiyama Zoo

Asahiyama Zoo

Take a front-row seat to all the animal action at this interactive zoo.

Osaka Kaiyukan

Up close and personal with all walks of marine life at one of the world’s biggest aquariums.

Tokyo Sea Life Park

Must-see: A 2,200-ton bluefin tuna tank.

Sumida Aquarium

Discover the aquatic life of Tokyo’s more-than 200 Islands. Yup, you heard that right!

Osaka Expo City

It’s not a theme park, but then again, maybe it should be. We can’t think of another place where you could pack more into one day in the area.

Nagasaki Bio Park

Animals, plants and excessive cuteness at this zoo/botanical garden.

Mother Farm

Action-packed or alpacas? The choice is yours.

Giant Japanese spider crab- (Macrocheira kaempferi)

Sunshine Aquarium

An oasis in the Tokyo sky.

Maxell Aqua Park Shinagawa

Make sure you’re wearing waterproof slickers!