12 Amazing Water Parks To Visit This Summer

Bejing Water Park

The summer days are long and hot and nothing says “cool down” like a crazy water park. The kids will have a blast and, if you’re lucky, maybe you can score a little floating time. Here are some of the most amazing water parks around.


  • Disney’s Blizzard Beach 1 of 12
    Disney's Blizzard Beach
    As far as staying cool goes, Disney's Blizzard Beach is tops. The resort looks like a frosty ski resort and has one of the world's largest, free falling slides.
    Visit the blizzard beach website for more information
  • Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark 2 of 12
    Schlitterbahn Beach Waterpark
    Sand Castle Cove is part of the Schlitterbahn Resort which features a year round indoor water park located in South Padre Island, TX.
    Visit the schlitterbahn beach waterpark website for more information
  • Happy Magic Waterpark 3 of 12
    Happy Magic Waterpark
    The Happy Magic Water Cube (the name alone!) in Bejiing is not so much a water park, but a water kingdom. Live shows, slides, and wave pools make this place quite the spectacle.
    Visit the happy magic cube waterpark website for more information
  • Soak City Water Park 4 of 12
    Soak City Water Park
    Knott's Soak City is in the middle of the dessert in Palm Springs, CA. The park features an 800,000 gallon machine-powered wave pool for starters.
    Visit the soak city water park website for more information
  • Wet ‘n’ Wild Water World 5 of 12
    Wet 'n' Wild Water World
    Wet 'n' Wild Water World in Australia features surfing, zip lining, and crazy water slides just to name a few.
    Visit the wet'n'wild water world website for more information
  • Aquatica Water Park by Sea World 6 of 12
    Aquatica Water Park by Sea World
    The Aquatica Water Park by Sea World in Orlando, FLA allows you to slide through tunnels surrounded by dolphins on the Dolphin Plunge ride. So cool.
    Visit the aquatica website for more information
  • Adaland Aquapark 7 of 12
    Adaland Aquapark
    The Adaland Aqua Park in Turkey has a aqua park, dolphin park, and sea park. It's one of the world's top ten water parks!
    Visit the adaland website for more information
  • Noah’s Ark Water Park 8 of 12
    Noah's Ark Water Park
    Noah's Ark Water Park, located in Wisconsin, features a 4-D dive-in movie theater, water "coasters," and vertical water slides.
    Visit the noah's ark water park website for more information
  • Aquaventure Water Park at Atlantis 9 of 12
    Aquaventure Water Park at Atlantis
    The Aquaventure Water Park is located at the Atlantis Hotel in the Bahamas and features a near vertical water slide that takes you through a shark tunnel!
    Visit the atlantis website for more information
  • Beach Park 10 of 12
    Beach Park
    The Insano at the Beach Park in Brazil is the world's highest water slide. The slide is 134.5 feet high!
    Visit the beach park website for more information
  • Sunway Lagoon 11 of 12
    Sunway Lagoon
    The Sunway Lagoon in Malaysia lets little ones run free in Little Zimbabwe while the big kids slide down the six laned Congo Challenge. Sunway has five themed parks with their own attractions.
    Visit the sunway lagoon website for more information
  • Disney’s Typhoon Lagoon 12 of 12
    Disney's Typhoon Lagoon
    Disney's Typhoon Lagoon in Orlando is a water park classic. You can snorkel with sharks or go surfing in the 6-ft wave pool! I'd probably stick to the lazy river.
    Visit the typhoon lagoon website for more information


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