Of the many places that you could relax with your family, water parks probably top the list for your kids! With the many rides and other fun events that they offer, they are a great way to spend a holiday or for that matter even a small vacation. A popular getaway for many people around the world, water parks offer some of the most memorable events you can ever imagine. From simple swimming pools to drop offs and then some, there is something for everyone. There are plenty of water parks around the world, some of which we think you should consider. And if you need a reason why you should travel with your kids, we’ve already talked about that! Here is our selection of GRFK MOMS best water parks in the world for kids. Our list is not exhaustive but is a good start!
Area 47, Innsbruck, Austria
Tucked away in the Austrian city of Innsbruck, is the water park, Area 47. Situated amidst a vast alpine lake, the park is famous for several rides, which includes water slides, a tall diving tower and a hydro-speed slide. In addition to this, there are other rides as well such as high-rope courses, bridge swings and more.
Watercube Waterpark – Beijing, China
If there is one water park that you ought to check out in the world, it is the Watercube Waterpark. It has by far a few of the most unique and wildest rides in the entire world – the Tornado ride, Aqualoop Slide, and the Bulletbowl. The Tornado ride also known as the deep-water tornado allows one to slide through a long chute at full speed and then go through a series of 90 and 180 degree turns before being dropped in a pool below!
Aquatica Water Park – Orlando, Florida, U.S.A.
This is by far one of the most famous water parks along the eastern seaboard. Located in the city also known for its iconic Disneyland, the park is home to a variety of different rides such as two wave pools, water slides, swimming pools and more. Other attractions at the park include a vast dolphinarium, which is home to several different dolphins, and which has become a tourist attraction all by itself. And then there is also a stretch of sandy beach that spans across one part of the park which is great for lounging around and sun bathing.
Aquaventure Waterpark – Dubai, U.A.E.
Situated in the beautiful city of Dubai, is Aquaventure water park. Home to the world’s widest waterfall as well as Middle East’s longest river, this is one park in the Middle East that you wouldn’t want to miss! There are other attractions at the park as well such as water coasters, the shark lagoon and a vast private beach. The shark lagoon is an interesting because you or the kids can get close enough to sting rays to handfeed them.
5.) Beach park – Fortaleza, Brazil
This is by far one of the most important water parks in Brazil and home to some of the wildest rides in the world. Of the many rides this park boast of, one ride that attracts people from around the place, is the ‘Insano’ water slide which is said to be the tallest and fastest on earth. In addition to this great ride, there are other attractions in the park, such as aqua shows, water jets, water slides for kids and more.
These are some of the best water parks around that we’ve visited, loved, and recommend that you can check out and visit with your kids! There are also hundreds of other water parks around the world that might fit your next vacation destination. Perhaps you should do what we always do prior to going away on a trip with the kids – locate the nearest water park to our accommodations and spend a day visiting it. Our kids at GRFK love water parks and we bet yours do! It’s a great way to make memories and most kids love the thrill and adventure that come with water rides. Hope you visit an amazing water park on your next vacation!