Posted on 16 January 2010.
During the hot summer months, people throughout the world seek water parks to cool down and have fun with the whole family. In colder climates of the world, such as Canada, indoor swimming facilities are available and a hot commodity. Many water parks are connected to resorts or shopping centers, including Atlantis Aquaventure in the Bahamas and Edmonton’s World Waterpark. According to various publications, including Forbes and New York Times — some international water parks stand apart from the rest because they are family oriented, fun to walk around and the slides are phenomenal.
Most of these parks provide season passes. If you know you are going to go there for a trip, buy the season passes early, so that you can take advantage of discounts and other coupons that may or may not be available in the summer or high season.
1. World Water Park
The World Waterpark is in the West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, Ontario, Canada. It is the largest indoor water park in the world with an area of over 6 million square feet. This 5-acre park features 17 water slides, the Blue Thunder wave pool and the world’s tallest indoor, permanent bungee-jump tower. Concessions are available at the Beachview Bar. This is a must view for any tourist who goes to visit the rocky mountains, You cannot visit Albert without going shopping and having fun at the The World Water Park.
2. Water Country
This exciting water park in Virginia will make you remember the Beach Boys. There are several modern features in this popular park ranging from exciting flume rides to river rafting adventures which can keep you relaxed at Water Country.
3. Wet n’ Wild Water World
This waterpark is the biggest water park in Australia. It is open all the year round unlike many parks. There are many new additions that have been added to this park lately. The Tornado is an exciting ride and there is also the Blackhole.
Wet’n'Wild Water World is situated in Oxenford, Gold Coast, owned by Warner Village Theme Parks. In 2009, the park received over 1 million visitors ranking it first in Australia and eighth in the world. Wet’n'Wild Water World is located right beside Warner Bros. Movie World, a movie-related park also owned by Warner Village Theme Parks. The park remains open all year with all of the pools and slides heated during the winter months.
4. Sandcastle Waterpark
You can get to see beautiful castles in UK. Sandcastle is the biggest indoor waterpark in the UK. This waterpark has many attractions suitable for many age groups. The Masterblaster water coaster is the biggest water coaster in the world.
5. Las Cascada Water Park
This is the biggest park in the Caribbean which was built in 1985. The park has several things to offer whether it is speed rides or places of relaxation.