Leading a very hectic life that we all do leaves us extremely tired and we need to do something that will give us back our lost energy. And, the best way to get rejuvenated is to visit a water theme park. Though it is a water theme park and will involve lots of fun rides, splashing, and washing, and swimming, this fun zone is not designed for kids alone, adults too have a great time here. Now, of course, there are many water theme parks in the world, but there are some that are better than the rest. And, this makes them find a place in the below-given list of top 10 best water theme parks in the world.
10. Yas Waterworld Abu Dhabi
Yas Waterworld, which opened in 2013. It has 43 rides and attractions, and this includes 5 amazing water rides that specifically have been designed for this recreation center. One of such interesting rides is Dawwama, which is the very first hydro-attractive controlled water ride of the world. And also the Bandit Bombe, a 550-meter water liner. You may enjoy the circling water slide (Liwa Loop), or hang on the largest FlowBarrel surf test system of the world, or enjoy the many other amazing rides. Either way, you are going to have a great time at this water theme park.
9. Aquatica, Orlando, Florida
Located in Orlando, Florida, Aquatica is one of the most popular water theme parks in the world. Perhaps the team was not happy with a single huge wave pool and this is why they created two, side by side, thus making the place all the more fun. The other interesting rides include the Omaka Rocka wherein you will pass through a series of funnels and fumes and experience blasts, and also the Dolphin Plunge water slide which takes its passengers on an amazing white-knuckle ride through a beautiful aquarium that is filled with dolphins. Also, there are South Sea inspired gardens with over 60,000 species of plants and a gorgeous sandy beach.
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8. Wet ‘n’ Wild Water World, Queensland Australia
It is true that it is the beaches located in and around the Gold Coast, Queensland that attracts the maximum attention from visitors, the largest water park in Australia also is very popular. The Wet ‘n’ Wild Water World stays open all through the year, so no matter when you plan your vacation, you surely can visit and have a great time in this water park. It has many fund rides including its most popular four-person funnel ride, and you can be sure you and your family will have the most thrilling time here.
7. World Waterpark, Canada
Located in West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, Alberta (Canada), which is the biggest vacation spot and the biggest amusement and shopping spot in the world – the World Waterpark does attract many visitors. This water park is the biggest indoor water stop in the world and has a huge limit of 40, 000 visitors, and includes the hugest indoor wave pool, which has a limit of 50.3 million liters. You can well imagine how much fun you can have here.
6. Aquaventure Waterpark, Dubai, UAE
This water park, located in Dubai, UAE, has one of the widest water slides in the world, and the longest river ride and longest zip line in the Middle East. The other attractions of this park include many water coasters, a Shark Lagoon where you can hand-feed rays, and a 700-meter long private beach.
5. Tropical Islands, Krausnick, Germany
Located inside the largest free-standing hall in the world – the structure that was first created as a shelter for dirigibles – Tropical Islands in Krausnick, Germany, has space for 6, 000 visitors and includes one of the biggest indoor pools in the world, which is 656 feet in length. Apart from water, there is a rainforest with 50, 000 plants, a movie club, and a motel.
4. Caribbean Bay, Yongin, South Korea
Caribbean Bay, located in Yongin, South Korea, is an open-air water park. It opened in 1996 and has amazing rides to keep the visitors entertained. You surely will have an amazing time in its enormous wave pool and looping water slides, and you may even like the more traditional attractions like the hot spring pools. If you get way too exhausted after having a nice fun time then you may take a nap in one of the sleeping rooms of the park that have beds made of energy-boosting jade and has purified air.
3. Noah’s Ark Water Park, USA
Noah’s Ark Water Park is the largest water theme park in the United States and is famous for its huge size. It has a great selection of water rides that help make it one of the most amazing water parks you can find. If you visit here you will get the chance to ride the longest water coaster in the U.S. and also take a dip in two lazy rivers, two huge wave pools, or enjoy the other 40 waterslides.
2. Siam Park, Tenerife, Spain
Siam Park, located in Tenerife, Spain. It is a Thai-themed water park. The most popular ride here is a 27-meters high Tower of Power, on which you will get to plunge down a vertical drop and then shoot through an aquarium that is full of sharks and stingrays. If you are interested in a little more sedate activities then the surf lessons in the wave pool of the park and the lazy river are what will attract you.
1. Schlitterbahn Waterpark New Braunfels
The Schlitterbahn has several times been said to be the best water park in this planet and thus, of course, you can be sure of enjoying every bit of your visit here. It has 7 children splash areas, a surfing machine, over three miles of water tubes, and 17 waterslides to keep you entertained. Whether you visit the park with your family or with friends you will definitely have the most amazing time. In addition, it’s one of the best water theme parks.
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Each of these water theme parks is popular in their own ways. No matter which one you choose to visit. You definitely will enjoy yourself thoroughly. So, do plan a visit and have a splashing and invigorating day.