The Seven Best Water Parks In Florida
Florida is the southeasternmost U.S. state, the Gulf of Mexico on one side and the Atlantic on another side. It has hundreds of miles of beautiful beaches. The city of Miami is known for its notable arts scene and its Latin-American cultural influences and also its nightlife, especially in upscale South Beach. Orlando is famously named for theme parks, including Walt Disney World. As there are many theme parks in Florida, Travelila brings the following list of the best Waterparks in Florida.
1. Rapids Water Park
Rapids Water Park is a water park located in Riviera Beach, Florida, USA. This Water Park occupies 30 acres near I-95. This Park includes 42 slides and attractions which include a wave pool, a quarter-mile lazy river, and dual seven-story speed slides. There are also slides for toddlers and children.
2. Adventure Island
Adventure Island is a water park located in the northeast of Tampa, Florida. It is across the street from Busch Gardens Tampa Bay. The Park occupies 30 acres of dining, water rides, and other attractions. The Park was inaugurated on June 7, 1980. It is also a part of SeaWorld Entertainment.
3. Universal’s Volcano Bay
Universal’s Volcano Bay Water Theme Park also known as Volcano Bay is a themed water park at Universal Orlando Resort situated in Orlando, Florida. It is owned and operated by Universal Parks and Resorts. Wet ‘n Wild was replaced by Volcano Bay as Universal Orlando Resort’s water park and it was the first water theme park constructed by Universal itself.
4. Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
One of the most famous Water Park named Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon is one of the most popular water theme parks which is located at the Walt Disney World Resort in Lake named Buena Vista in Florida near Orlando. This water Park is one of two operating water parks at the resort. Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon Water Park is the second water park to open at the resort preceded by Disney’s River Country which was closed in November 2001.
5. Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Busch Gardens Tampa occupies a 335-acre and is an African-themed animal theme park. It is located in the city of Tampa, Florida. The owner and operator of Busch Gardens Tampa Bay are SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment and it is their 2nd largest park in terms of attendance behind SeaWorld Orlando.
6. Universal’s Islands of Adventures
Universal’s Islands of Adventure is a theme park situated in Orlando, Florida. It was inaugurated on May 28, 1999, along with City Walk. It was also a part of an expansion as there was a conversion of Universal Studios Florida into the Universal Orlando Resort. There is a slogan of the resort “Vacation like You Mean”. This slogan was introduced in 2013.
7. Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park
Disney’s Blizzard Beach is a water theme park situated at the Walt Disney World Resort in Bay Lake near Orlando in Florida. With the exception of the melting snow in the ice cave of Cross-Country Creek, all water areas are heated. The park was inaugurated on April 1, 1995, and it was the third Walt Disney World water park.
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