September 25, 2018

Chinese aquarium opens as world's largest

(Photo: Chimelong Ocean Kingdom)Swim aside, Sea World. Chimelong Ocean Kingdom has been crowned the world’s largest aquarium by Guinness World Records.

After three years of construction, the 125-acre aquatic theme park is open for business. Located on Hengqin Island near Macao, in China’s southeastern Guangdong province, the destination is expected to accommodate millions of visitors a year.

And it’s really big: According to Guinness, the attraction snagged five world records, including largest aquarium. It can also boast bragging rights for largest underwater viewing dome, largest aquarium