Visiting a water park can be the highlight of a winter sun break and now thrill seekers have been advised to visit eight of the very best in the world.
Holiday experts have researched impressive splash parks filled with action-packed rides and fascinating lazy rivers to visit with the whole family. Exploring a waterpark when jetting away for some winter sun can be one of the most exciting parts of the trip.
Many travellers are searching for exciting parks suitable for the whole group to enjoy, from the scariest rides to get an adrenaline rush to the relaxing, chilled areas filled with sunbeds and cocktails.
• Must Visit Waterparks
Blizzard Beach, Florida
Located in the heart of Orlando, Blizzard Beach features a range of winter themed water attractions from raft rides to its terrifying 120ft water slide – ‘Summit Plummet’. There’s even a chair lift which takes you right to the summit, with the view overlooking numerous theme parks across Orlando.
Siam Park, Tenerife
With the Canary Islands being a popular destination for travellers later in the year, one of the most popular waterparks in located in Tenerife. Thrill-seekers can enjoy the standout Tower of Power ride to experience a terrifying drop.
Aqualava Waterpark, Lanzarote
Another Canary Islands hotspot is in the south of Lanzarote. More suited for families to visit, the park is equally entertaining all year round with the ‘Timan Fire’ which is viewed as more exciting for the little ones.
Chimelong Water Park, China
Crowned as the largest waterpark in the world, travellers can expect a variety of giant slides and long lazy rivers. With the world’s first slide wheel waterslide which rotates as you slide down, it’s an impressive way to splash and experience a thrill.
Typhoon Lagoon, Florida
Another prime Orlando location is popular among travellers wanting to visit the tropical themed Typhoon Lagoon and comparing it to the winter wonderland style of Blizzard Beach. While it doesn’t have as many tall waterslides, it has an exhilarating wave pool for everyone to enjoy.
Slide and Splash - Water Slide Park, Portugal
If the excitement of visiting the water park can’t wait from the moment you step off the plane, fly into Faro to quickly make your way over to the park and get started on competing against each other on the racer slides.
WaterWorld Ayia Napa, Cyprus
Located only 30 minutes away from Larnaca airport, the waterpark is filled with fast slides and big drops, with the ‘Drop to Atlantis’ having a drop which has the sensation of you flying in the air.
Aquatica Water Park, Florida
One of the most highly rated water parks across Orlando is known for its big drops and fascinating surroundings. The park has rides where the floor drops on a countdown after entering a tube, as well as a recently opened slide which goes through an aquarium filled with exotic fish and leopard sharks.To find the top deals on car rentals at your airport visit, head over to StressFreeCarRental.com