Explore the wonders of the sea world at
Fakieh Aquarium; the Fakieh Aquarium on Jeddah’s Corniche opened its doors to
enthusiastic visitors in the presence of the governor of the Makkah Province,
Prince Khalid Al-Faisal. It is home to more than 7,000 exotic sea creatures
from 200 species on display in 155 fish tanks.
The exhibits display to the
visitor what the underwater sea life typical to the Red Sea looks like, known
to be abundant in dazzling coral reef, The tunnel aquarium and another enormous
fish tank at Fakieh Aquarium contain the larger fish such as the tiger shark,
zebra shark, and groupers.
The dolphin show is very impressive, there are four
dolphins shows each day, these Dolphins are amazingly intelligent creatures and
they performed all sorts of tricks: jumping high, swimming backwards
vertically, thrusting their bodies upwards out of the water on command,
flipping, jumping through a hoop, and even waving their tales at the crowd.