Odisha is set to first oceanarium at Puri-Konark Marine Drive


Odisha’s coastline is set to become first oceanarium, a life aquarium on Puri-Konark Marine Drive.

Progress is on in the oceanarium along Puri-Konark Marine Drive while the Odisha Tourism Development Corporation has begun another initiative in the form of a majestic aquarium in Odisha.

Oceanarium will have more than 300 hundred species of fish, including dolphins and sharks.

The Oceanarium’s main attraction, however, will be the submerged transparent tunnel – the first of its kind in Odisha. The tunnel will be below sea level and visitors will be able enjoy an undersea experience, with exotic varieties of fish swimming all around. Even below their feet.

“Puri, being a beach city, came up with the plan for an Oceanarium in the city. The Odisha Tourism Department in its effort to offer new tourism and entertainment options to tourists in the State

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