Holidays in Salento – what to see, where to go
Water Park Splash acquapark del Salento
A water park in the Salento, for 30 years a top destination for those on vacation in Puglia, choosing from an average of 300 thousand visitors each season. The Splash of Gallipoli is situated on the coast of the ionian Gallipoli - S. M. al Bagno, in the town of Rivabella, just a few km from the beaches of Gallipoli and Nardò. Offers water slides, waterfalls, castles and cakes, to play in the pool. For the children`s entertainment area is also Fabilandia, with inflatables, a train far west, trampolines, enchanted castle, space shuttle, mini cars, basketball, beach volleyball field. A day at the Splash of Gallipoli also offers dj, speakers, dancers and street artists. And between a game and the other you can relax in the green areas between the parasols and the sun loungers or enjoy a bite to eat in the restaurant/pizzeria on the inside.
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Carrisiland – aqua-park and Forest entertainment
Cellino San Marco (Brindisi)
Water theme park Pirates of the Caribbean and amusement park for children, with shows and areas of the cartoon where children can meet with the heroes of fairy tales. The park, 200 thousand square metres of attractions, is located in Cellino San Marco, on the s.p. 51 in the direction of Oria, 30 km from Lecce. A forest of 60 hectares and offers different themed environments fairy-tale, with a saloon of the Far West, the indian village, the village of Tarzan, Hansel & Gretel , pony rides, a rodeo. The large, instead, can go for a stroll in the park and breathe clean air and mediterranean essences, ristorandosi in the picnic areas. The water park, instead, it`s all in the theme of “Pirates of The Caribbean” and offers a solarium, sun loungers, whirlpools, waterfalls, swimming pools, water slides, castle, magical, multi-tracks, wave pool.
Donkey Fluffy – adventure-Park
Sports and fun! The Adventure Park Donkey Fluffy of Ostuni, in the alto Salento, you developed in a private area of over 80 acres with paths suspended on the trees, survival, hiking, orienteering, walking, carriage rides and a variety of sporting activities dedicated to nature lovers of all ages. The goal is to combine knowledge and respect for nature with the healthy fun of sport, the thrill of climbing trees and flying among the branches of the majestic oak trees, exploring the woods, walking with the horses, practicing archery and yoga in a secular forest. Little Fluffy is located in Ostuni, on the s.p. 17 Ostuni – Cisternino and is located 3 km from the centre of the white city.
Zoo Safari Fasanolandia zoo and amusement park
One of the zoo`s most extensive in Europe, a great classic of the fun of puglia, which is active since 1973. The zoo safari of Fasano, in the province of Brindisi, italy, and Fasanolandia, an amusement park that is located a few steps away, are two stages really recommended for those who is in holiday in Puglia. The route by car, motorhome or bus within the zoo you can see lions, tigers, giraffes, bears, camels and many other species from all over the world in semi-captivity. With the pedestrian path are very close to gorillas, chimpanzees, gibbons, baboons and lemurs, as well as african wild dogs and birds of large size. There is a panoramic train on the rails, then you can reach the Lake of the large mammals, the most enchanting park, with little islands and waterfalls, where they are housed aquatic birds, seals, white rhinos, hippos, bears, polar bears and, well accommodated on the islands, the very agile gibbons from the white hands. In the park with an aquarium, reptile house, a room Madagascar, a laboratory for scientific experiments, sensory, tactile and interactive, with a sector dedicated to the fauna of the ocean. Fasanolandia is an amusement park that is located very far away, always in Fasano, with over 25 attractions for children and adults.
Our tip? Stopped for a weekend in Salento and visit both the amusement parks of the Valle d`itria: here you will find all of our holiday homes in the area of Brindisi and is close to amusement parks to make sure a few days of relaxation.
amusement Parks in the province of Bari
Miragica – fun park
Just outside the borders of Salento, at 20 km from Bari, Miragica is an amusement park with attractions and scenes to entertain the whole family. It is worth to stop and take a fun break. From those most calm for children from 3 years on, like the Carousel, with castles and carriages or The City wag, to more adrenaline-pumping as the Girabugia or the Senzafiato, Miragica features 21 attractions for you to spend some orin a fairy tale world. A few meters also a Centre for Outlet shopping, which never hurts.
Indiana Park – an adventure park
Castellana Grotte (Bari)
A beautiful oak forest at the gates of the town of Castellana Grotte, a few miles from the villages of Cisternino, Alberobello and Polignano a mare. The park is characterized by exciting acrobatic routes suspended among the trees, suitable for everyone. Tibetan bridges, nets, climbing ropes, swinging logs, foot bridges and cables long give life to the exciting “tyrolean”, to fly from one tree to another. For children under 6 years have been equipped 9 locations in the area of Oak Park, 8 pathways for children from 6 to 11 years and 5 for children and adults.
dinosaur park – prehistoric park
Castellana Grotte (Bari)
A prehistoric park with reproductions realistic of the dinosaur era jurassic, sounds, and movements of amphibians, fish, primordial, and reptiles. The Dinosaur Park at Castellana Grotte, in the province of Bari, is virtually an open air museum with animals in natural size, and fossil thematic routes, divided into eras of prehistory. Children will be sure to open mouth and parents will be happy to coiugare a fun experience with a time and also very instructive.
Acquapark Egnazia - water park
In Monopoli, on the coast road to Savelletri, the Acquapark Egnazia is a large water park where fun is guaranteed. Will welcome a huge swimming pool, able to accommodate 800 people, gigantic ocean waves, areas for sports (football, basketball, volleyball, fitness, beds, rubber bands, etc), stand for the shopping, picnic areas, video games, entertainment at every hour of the day for adults and children. Also green, areas of shade and mist will refresh even the days are more mild.
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