A day full of excitement and adventure combined with a dip into the cool water is what makes summer temperatures much more enjoyable. A day at a water park in Croatia while on vacation sounds like great fun. Find all the basic information on all the water parks on the Croatian coast and plan you perfect day full of action.
Chilling on a beach is definitely a top activity while enjoying your relaxing holiday in Croatia. However, it’s a great idea to sometimes mix things up to get a more varied experience of Croatia. If you are keen on stepping out of your comfort zone, then a day trip to a water park might interest you as it is a great activity to create unforgettable memories with your family and friends. In addition to being able to cool off from the heat, you will be able to enjoy the numerous exciting attractions and fun slides which brings water fun to the next level. Lean back and immerse yourself in this blog about attractive water worlds preset in the water parks of Croatia.
Unforgettable Experience in the Water Parks in Croatia
When you hear the word water park, you likely imagine a large swimming pool with numerous pools, countless slides and other special features and attraction. Such water parks usually have themed worlds and creative landscapes and, luckily, there are quite a few of such water parks in Croatia.
Pure Family Fun in the Aquacolors Water Park in Porec
One of the most famous water parks in Croatia, the Aquacolors Porec, found its home near the picturesque town of Porec on the peninsula of Istria. In this water park you will find everything your heart desires: a so-called lazy rives, countless slides for young and old, a pool area of around 7000 m2 including a wave pool and a crocodile bay, green lawns to relax and a bar in the middle of the pool where you can cool off with a refreshing cocktail.
All of your special moments at the Aquacolors Porec can be immortalized with a photo taken in the water park. In order to avoid long waiting times at the entrance, we highly recommend buying your ticket online. The water park opens its doors from May to the end of August and ticket prices differ depending on whether you buy a day ticket, a ticket for six hours or a ticket for 3.5 hours. There are discounts for students, families and seniors.
When Swimming Becomes an Adventure: Istralandia Water Park near Novigrad
Another incredible water park in Istria is Istralandia near Novigrad. The Istralandia water park has a lot to offer to the whole family, but also for those who reaaally like adventure. You can relax in the huge pool area of the water park and enjoy a hydromassage or slide down one of the countless slides. If you dare, go on the Black Kamikaza, a slide that is all about the speed, or the Space Combo for a trip into space.
Your children will have a safe place to play in in the separate pool area. Certain days are characterized by exciting events while the gastronomic offer of Istralandia will satisfy your cravings every day. Istralandia opens its doors from mid-June to mid-September. Tickets can be bought online here. The prices differ depending on whether you want to purchase a day or a half-day ticket. Discounts are available for small children and seniors.
Cool Off in the Aquapark Dalmatia Sibenik
Let’s head over to the first water park in Dalmatia located in Sibenik. The Aquapark Dalmatia is part of the Solaris Beach Resort and is packed with exciting attractions. The highlight of the water park is definitely the water castle, on which there is a large barrel filled with water for a surprise cool off. The lazy river is ideal to relax in and drift away while our little vacationers can have all the fun they want in the kids’ zone.
The Splash Bar in Aquapark Dalmatia will satisfy you hunger between all the fun and the Beach Shop will make sure you have a memento of your visit in form of a souvenir. The entrance fee differs depending on the month and whether you are a guest of the resort or not. Entrance for small children is free. All the tickets are all-day-tickets and the water park’s volleyball court is also included in the entrance fee.
Blue Water Fun in the Aquapark Cikat on the Island of Losinj
Experience pure adventure in the Cikat Aquapark on the Croatian island of Losinj. The water park belongs to the campsite of the same name and is located in a quiet pine forest. There is something for everyone in the Aquapark Cikar: a large pool area with hydromassage and jets, a water castle for our youngest visitors and natural slides! The whole water park shines in white and blue tones, thus creating an underwater ambience.
The Aquapark Cikat is divided into three zone: health, relaxation and fun. This is the reason why everyone will find the perfect activity for themselves in the Aquapark Cikar. The water park can be visited from mid-May to mid-September Entry is free for guests of the campsite, as well as for small children. A ticket for children from three years is 70 kn (cca. 10 €) and 100 kn (cca. 15 €) for children from seven years of age.
Croatia´s Unique Water Parks
The water parks introduced thus far are likely to resemble the well-known image you associate with the word. However, Croatia also has some pretty unique ones to offer. There are water parks right on the beach in the sea in the form of obstacle courses. Such water courses can be found on numerous beaches across Croatia and guarantee fun for young and old.
The Obstacles of the Bol Aquapark on the Island of Brac
Aquapark Bol is located on the island of Brac in front of the famous beach Golden Horn (Cro.: Zlatni Rat). It is a huge obstacle course in the sea in front of the beach, on which you have to put your athletic skills to the test. There are certain rules to be followed for safety reasons, but there are no limits to the fun. The prices for the aquapark differ depending on the duration. If you want to have fun all day long, day tickets are available. Therefore, have a fulfilling time on the water course in Bol!
Shaky Fun on the Sea at Aquapark Rabac
Our next stop takes us back to Istria, more precisely to Rabac, as there is a water course similar to the one on the island of Brac. The principle is the same: floating elements on the sea, which are connected by different obstacles and which you have to overcome. There is also a trampoline at Aquapark Rabac. That's right, a trampoline on the sea. If the waves are good, jumping becomes a special challenge and, above all, a fun experience for everyone.
We have now come to the end of our blog about the different water parks in Croatia and hope that these water parks are an exciting alternative to a simple day at the beach in Croatia. In addition to all these water parks on the Croatian coast, there are also some in the inland of Croatia, for example in the capital city of Zagreb, so there is always an opportunity to experience a little adventure somewhere.
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Thank you for reading & have fun in the cool water! 😊