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[Whale Shark visit] Iburi Center, a Biological Research Station of the Osaka Kaiyukan

[the last update date: on January 11, 2016]


Iburi Center, a Biological Research Station of the Osaka Kaiyukan
(Iburi, Tosashimizu-shi, Kochi fishing port)
Here, we research collection and breeding, peripheral sea area of creature displaying in Kaiyukan. In the Pacific in front of the Iburikou bay,
Many creatures come over on Kuroshio Current.

Whale Shark of ... Osaka, Kaiyukan swims large water tank with oldness! ...

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Two Whale Shark exceeding 5m swims large water tank elegantly.
Whale Shark which is bred display in Osaka, Kaiyukan,
Kuroshio Current ocean current is the sea around the touch Cape Ashizuri first in Japan,
It seems to be often found to transport thing caught in net of fisherman.

★Can observe; the date and time★
Saturday and Sunday Sundays and holidays
※Rate does not usually occur by visit in particular as general person is facility of Closed to the Public either.
※But we stop visit without notice by states of creature and may cancel. Approve.
※Please refrain from flash photography.

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Reference is this↓
Osaka Kaiyukan sea life research institute Iburi Centre
   0880-82-8780

Tosashimizu John Manjiro Kuroshio Shachu