• MarineHabitat RuinsLagoon
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  • MarineHabitat RuinsLagoon shark


Located in Atlantis, Paradise Island's Royal Towers and viewable from within The Dig and lower level of the Great Hall of Waters, Ruins Lagoon is adorned with artifacts inspired by ancient Atlantis. Ruins Lagoon is home to more than 20,000 deep reef and pelagic fish. The 2.7 million-gallon marine exhibit also displays open-water specimens such as a variety of jacks, snappers, and spiny lobster. Resort guests can snorkel in this unbelievable setting during our exciting Snorkel the Ruins program.

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Crevalle Jacks (Caranx hippos), Cottonwick Grunts (Haemulon melanurum), Zebra Sharks (Stegostoma fasciatum), Spotted Eagle Rays (Aetobatus narinari) and more.

As of March 1, 2015, access to Atlantis, Paradise Island’s Aquaventure and other resort facilities will be restricted in order to enhance our guest experience.  Atlantis day passes including Aquaventure, the resort’s 141-acre water park, will be exclusive to guests of Atlantis, its affiliated partners, and residents of The Bahamas. Atlantis resort guests will continue to receive complimentary access to Aquaventure while day pass offerings will only be available for purchase through Atlantis’ specific partners and to local residents. Individuals under 18 years old must be accompanied by an Adult 18 years or older.