If you follow my Instagram stories then you already know that I recently got SCUBA certified so I could dive with the largest fish in the world, the whale shark. Georgia Aquarium is the only place in the western hemisphere where you can see whale sharks. Georgia Aquarium’s Ocean Voyager exhibit contains 6.3 million gallons of water and ranges from 20 to 30 feet deep.
Anyone can with a nationally recognized Open Water SCUBA certification can dive. If you aren’t a certified diver but would still like to swim with these giant animals, they also offer a snorkeling swim.
This exhibit houses thousands of fish including whale sharks, zebra sharks, sawfish, leopard whiprays, bowmouth guitarfish, humphead wrasses, pompano and several species of rays. (more…)
I took my girls to the Georgia Aquarium for the very first time in 2015. We have been many, many times since then, and we always find something new and exciting to do or see because they are always adding and updating exhibits and attractions. I dreamed of SCUBA diving with whale sharks on our […]
We were invited to take a “Behind the Seas” tour at Georgia Aquarium. For $15 you can get an exclusive look backstage at some of the most popular exhibits! We went on a Tuesday since my husband was off work, and it turned out to be the perfect day to go! It wasn’t overly crowded which […]
Spring Break is coming up soon for my girls, and my husband has a whole week off work! Every year we typically take a short vacation close to home. We have been to Georgia Aquarium many times, but they are always adding new exhibits so it’s a different experience every time you visit. Combo Ticket […]