If you are already thinking about your summer holidays, how about getting away from the routine and consider a different day in an amazing waterpark? These places are always a great idea because they combine several entertainment options and please both adults and children. So, if you love water, check out a list of the 10 best waterparks in the world and plan your holidays with lots of fun.
Aquaventure Waterpark (Dubai): Considered the largest waterpark in the Middle East, the Aquaventure has lots of attractions divided in a 42 acre area full of pools, palm trees and a 700m private beach. Here you can explore the ruins of Atlantis in the company of 65 thousand marine animals and the underwater mazes and tunnels together with sharks. The variety of rides in this park is brilliant offering options for the youngest to the bravest ones.
Siam Park (Spain): Located in Tenerife, this waterpark is considered the best one in Europe. Built on a hill, the park features a Thai theme on all of its rides, buildings and restaurants (where you can also find Thai food). This was the first waterpark to receive the status of “green park”, recycling the water used and natural gas plant.
Aquatica (USA): Situated in Orlando, Florida, this waterpark has a southern Pacific theme featuring Australian and New Zealand based animals as mascots. The park offers a huge variety of attractions for all ages. Visitants can Experience thrilling water slides, relaxing rivers, wondrous wave pools and even meeting the four dolphins that live in the park.
Waterbom Bali (Indonesia): Located in Bali, this waterpark is situated in a 3.8 acre of area and it is perfect for the whole family. There you can find rides for all ages, relaxing places with spa facilities and an incredible garden with flowers, grassed area and plenty of shadows. The park is also eco-friendly, recycling most of the water used in it. It is not a surprise that it is considered the number one park in Asia.
Beach Park (Brasil): Situated in the city of Fortaleza, northeast of Brazil, the Beach Park is considered the largest waterpark in Latin America receiving more than 1 million visitors every year. The whole complex is composed of the beach, the aquatic park and a resort. There you can find activities for all ages and tastes. Thrilling rides, wave pools, inflatable raft areas and even a babysitting place where parents can let their kids to have some fun.
Typhoon Lagoon (USA): Located at Walt Disney World in Orlando, this waterpark theme is based on a legend of a typhoon that destroyed a tropical paradise. The park offers many attractions as the Mount Mayday that erupts a 15m geyser of water every half hour, the largest wave pool in the world and two saltwater reefs separated by a sunken tanker provide guests with an “experience” with Caribbean sea creatures.
Wild Wadi Water Park (Dubai): The first waterpark in Dubai, the Wild Wadi is spread over 12 acres and it offers its visitants the highest ride in the city. It also has two large sections of downhill water slides for inflatable raft, an artificial beach and a wave pool where you can practice some surfing. An 18m tall waterfall goes off every ten minutes delighting the visitants.
Blizzard Beach (USA): Located inside the Walt Disney World in Orlando, is a waterpark where almost all water areas are heated. The theme of the park is based on a legend of a snowstorm who later transformed the area in a waterpark. The park offer attractions for all tastes: water slides, raft rides, wave pools and much more.
Ocean World (South Korea): Located inside the Vivaldi Park Resort, the Ocean World is designed to look an oasis inside an Egyptian desert. The park has many thrilling attractions divides in various zones. Visitors can try a 300 meters long river with fast flowing currents, family raft slides, pools with huge waves and much more.
Aquaventure (Bahamas): Inside an area of 141 acres, this park offers its visitors dozen of pools, slides and rivers all inspired in the lost city of Atlantis. The park also houses a big aquarium with thousands of aquatic animals and a private access to the Atlantis beach.