If you are looking for a family-friendly activity to do while staying on the island, Splash Jungle Waterpark Phuket is certainly an option to be considered. Phuket’s largest waterpark recently got an upgrade and with it came plenty of new rides for you to try.
One big plus of this waterpark is the zoning system they use, making it convenient to find the area that best fits you. Do you plan to visit with your partner? The sunlounge area, located close to the spring pools, are perfect to relax under the Phuket sun. Visiting with friends and want to have a blast? The rides section is where the fun truly happens: six different water slides welcome you for some crazy adventures. Among these, the newly opened Whizzard allows up to six friends to ride simultaneously and race to the bottom of this colorful ride. Let’s not forget the Boomerango, a thrill-filled slide featuring a reverse free fall as high as 15 meters. The Super Bowl lets you and your friends spins in a giant bowl before reaching the end of the ride. Can you count how many rounds did you do?
Coming with your kids you say? Well, the park’s got you covered, with the newly-opened Family Raft Ride, allowing children to sit side-by-side with their parents ensuring they feel secure around every corner. The Aqua Play & Kids Pool offers countless hours of fun for children who can let their imaginations roam free in a fantasy world filled with water cannons and small slides. The park also features a Wave Pool, which is manned at all times to ensure the safety of guests, regardless of their age, and they even added a merry-go-round (extra costs occurs).
If you just wish to relax yet take part in some water ac-tivities, the Lazy River is the go to option a 335 meter ride that will slowly move you around the gardens and the different areas Splash Jungle has to offer. Fancy grabbing some food? The park offers four different dining and snacking options, including the Splash Bar, their very own pool bar, Jungle Deli and the newly opened Island Bar.
Splash Jungle Waterpark is located in Mai Khao, on the northern end of the island, close to Phuket International Airport, It opens daily from 10:00 am to 5:45 pm and tick-ets can be purchased from their website www.splashjungle.com. They also offer a complimentary transfer from Central Festival and can arrange transportation from your hotel which incurs a small fee.