Get an up-close and personal look at a host of marine and freshwater beasties at the Dubai Aquarium & Underwater Zoo, one of the standout attractions in the Dubai Mall. This huge facility houses tens of thousands of creatures and offers a remarkable range of viewing opportunities, including scuba dives and undersea walks among snarl-faced sand tiger sharks (the aquarium has the world's largest captive population). Over in the Underwater Zoo, you can marvel at the nocturnal inhabitants of the UAE desert, the dexterous cephalopods of the "Kraken's Lair," and the awe-inspiring "King Croc," a 16-foot saltwater crocodile from Australia.
There's even an indoor glass-bottomed boat tour of the aquarium's biggest tank hosting better than 70 species of marine animals. Take a break from the shopping mall and immerse yourself in the liquid realm awhile!
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