We all dreamed about visiting the happiest place on Earth, aka Disneyland. Time flies by, and before you know it, you’re a semi-adult, and you’ve yet to fulfil your theme park dreams. Theme parks. Giant playgrounds designed for adults that can be a huge waste of money, especially in Singapore. We all know the rides in Universal Studios Singapore aren’t exactly worth our bucks, so theme parks are a must-visit for Singaporeans when we go overseas. But forget Disneyland and all the other generic ones.
Here are 10 best water parks in Asia to check out when you’re on your travels!
Often described as an oasis in the middle of Kuta, Waterbom is set in a lush, tropical garden with many great rides and attractions. Exciting water slides slice through 3.8 hectares of land, providing hours of fun and entertainment for the young and the young at heart! Waterbom is perfect for a day of relaxation under the cool Balinese Bales, as well as an action-packed day full of thrills for the family. Young children are not left out, as there is a specially dedicated kiddy area with smaller waterslides and water-based activities. Waterbom Bali hаѕ grown tо feature 17 slides аnd water games fоr аll ages ѕіnсе іtѕ inception іn 1993.
Guests wіll bе spoilt fоr choice bу 2.8 hectares оf tropical gardens аnd pools, аѕ wеll аѕ dining аnd leisure facilities. Top rides include thе Smashdown 2.0, а waterslide featuring а 26-meter near-vertical drop, аѕ wеll аѕ thе Python, а raft tube ride wіth drops аnd swings аlоng thе way. Finally, test уоur mettle аt Thе Climax, ѕаіd tо bе Asia’s steepest slide.
You can dive into a world of aquatic adventure as you explore the thrilling rides, family-friendly attractions, and massive pools of Ramayana Water Park. Spread out over 45 acres (18 ha); this expansive park features 21 waterslides, 3 pools, and dozens of activities sure to delight visitors of all ages. Grab your swimsuit and make your way to Ramayana Water Park to cool off on slippery slides, in lazy rivers, and under shady cabanas. Adrenaline junkies can take a plunge on the Freefall slide, or test their courage on the Aqualoop.
Little swimmers can splash around in the Kids’ Aqua-Play area, and laidback adults can grab a beach chair and relax by the Lazy Wavy River. When you’re ready for a break, dozens of food vendors are on hand to offer tasty Thai dishes and international cuisine, and waterfront bars are the perfect place for parents and older visitors to grab a drink between dips.
For a more relaxing day, consider adding on buffet-style meal passes to your admission or stress-free transfers from your Pattaya City hotel, or opt for a more flexible schedule by making your own way to and from the park.
Nagashima Spa Land is an amusement park that is part of a larger leisure park known as Nagashima Resort, located in Mie Prefecture’s Kuwana City. Besides Spaland, the leisure park also features other amusement facilities like a jumbo-sized pool filled with seawater, flower and food park, onsen hot spring, hotel, and more! These child-friendly attractions are suitable for people of all ages, making this a great place to spend with friends and family.
Nagashima Spa Land is one of Japan’s top amusement parks, and it contains a large variety of popular attractions. The thrill rides – especially the roller coasters – are among some of the most exciting you’ll ever experience. Each shake or tremor of the machine will make you shriek at the top of your voice despite yourself! We’ve ranked each of the attractions being introduced in this article with a Fear Level rating and asked for the opinions of some foreign visitors who have actually taken the ride. It’ll be a handy reference during your visit for sure!
Sunway Lagoon Theme Park is located just a 15-minutes drive from Kuala Lumpur, Sunway Lagoon is sure to have something to offer for everyone. Southwest of the Kuala Lumpur city centre. With a variety of watery rides on offer and plenty of dry-land activities too, there are few more fun ways to spend a day than cooling down at Sunway.
For a day of thrills and fun in the city, head on to Sunway Lagoon theme park. The theme park was established in 1992 and has been recognized by the International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions (IAAPA) as Asia’s Best Attraction for four consecutive years from 2007 to 2010. It is also home to the region’s hottest events and concerts such as the MTV World Stage and Arthur’s Day Celebration. Right next to the theme park, you will find one of Kuala Lumpur’s most popular shopping malls: Sunway Pyramid Shopping Mall (easily recognizable by the huge lion’s head in front of the complex).
There are five main parks with more than 80 rides and attractions to explore and enjoy at Sunway Lagoon: the amusement park, the Waters of Africa water park, the Wildlife Park, the Scream Park and the Extreme Park.