In the province of Alicante there’re three open-air waterparks: Aqualandia and Aquanatura in Benidorm, and Aquópolis in Torrevieja.
Waterpark “Aqualandia” in Benidorm is the first waterpark in Spain, inaugurated in 985. Nowadays it’s one of the largest waterparks in Europe (150 sq km + 50 sq km of free parking). On the territory of the waterpark there’re souvenir shops, a first-aid station and green lawns for picnics. Aqualandia has 8 exciting attractions with different grade of difficulty, several pools, jakuzzi area, a grotto with geysers and a slow river Niagara. Little children will enjoy two shallow pools with funny decorations and waterslides. One of the most popular and thrilling attractions is “Verti-Go” consisting of two tube slides 28 m and 33 m tall. The 33-m-slide is the tallest waterslide in Europe and the tallest capsule waterslide in the world.
Season: May – September
Opening time: from 10 AM to 7 PM
Ticket price: €36 per day (in the box office). Ticket price for children from 4 to 12 and for elderly people over 65 is €28 per day. Children under 4 enter free accompanied by an adult.
There’re special offers for combined tickets (Aqualandia – Mundomar – Terra Mítica) and discounts for tickets purchased from the web.
The waterpark “Aqua Natura” in Benidorm spreads over 40 sq m and has 9 attractions for all tastes and ages: closed and open water slides, slow and fast, individual or for groups, as well as a big open-air pool with waves, a solarium, several jakuzzis and children’s play area. The slide “La Cresta” is the only water attraction in the world that lets you experience the feeling of zero gravity. Besides that all, there’re daily shows with seals.
Season: May – October
Opening time: every day from 11 AM to 5:30 PM (May and October), from 10:30 AM to 6:30 PM (June and September) and from 10:30 AM to 7:30 PM (July and August).
Ticket price: €29 per day (for ages 13-59), €23.5 per day (for ages 4-12 and over 60). Children under 3 enter free accompanied by an adult.
There’re special offers for groups, combined tickets (Aqua Natura + Terra Natura) and discounts for tickets purchased from theweb.
The waterpark “Aquópolis” is situated in the centre of Torrevieja and spreads over 90 sq km. The waterpark has 3 high-extreme attractions, 3 mid-extreme (including the grotto with the waterfalls) and 3 attractions suitable for little children. One of the pools in “Aquópolis” creates various types of waves. The waterpark holds daily classes of water & step aerobics and has a mini golf.
Season: June – September
Opening time: every day from 11:30 AM to 6 (8) PM depending on the month.
Ticket price: €24.5 per day for adults. The ticket price for children with height from 90 cm to 140 cm and for elderly people is €19.5 per day. Children with height less than 90 cm enter free accompanied by an adult.