PortAventura Barcelona 1 Day Trip
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Port Aventura is the most visited amusement park in Spain. This massive park lies ten kilometers west of Tarragona. Divided into six themed sections, it is crammed with exhilarating rides and shows.
Experience the Thrilling, Adventurous World of Dreams at Port Aventura
The Port Aventura Park highlights six theme areas which are based on civilization. Mediterrania, Mexico, Polynesia, Sesame, Far West, and China are the central themes which attract the excursionists. The beautifully designed theme enhances your visiting experience. The entrance of the park features ìMediterraniaî with three fearsome rides, fascinating welcome shows, Sesamo parade, and fireworks. Comprising of nine attraction, western buildings, and sculptures, ìFar Westî is the biggest area in the amusement park. Mexico themed area is based on pre-Columbian Mexico which exhibits beautiful temples and marvelous statues. The ìGreat Piramideî is the biggest show of Port Aventura Park, lies in this themed section. ìPolynesiaî is different from other themes and is the smallest area with two exciting shows and a few attractions. ìTutuki Splashî allow the riders to experience a volcano eruption in a flume style boat. There is a four-dimensional cinema which takes the riders on a journey to the bottom of the ocean. It gives them a live experience with its high-quality sound system and unique graphics effects. Dedicated to younger guests of the amusement park, ìSesamo Aventuraî comprises less thrilling rides. It is an animated street with different cartoon characters and animates shows. This street mostly entertains the young and little riders. The park consist of one-of-a-kind rides with records for height, size, and speed.
Ferrari Land is the first ever themed fun park in Europe which is inspired by the legendary Italian Scuderia. It allows discovering a unique experience of high speedy rides that leave the excursionists astounded and amazed. The park has a spectacular ride which takes you to the height of one hundred and twelve meters in just five seconds. This attraction took the breath of the bravest daredevils also. There are multitudinous of music and dancing shows that leaves you spellbound by its entertainment.
Port Aventura Caribe Aquatic Park is a water amusement park based on the Caribbean theme. The Aquatic Park features more than sixteen attractions and rides along with four thousand tropical plants, palm trees, stellar beaches and Latin and Reggae music. The six-track slide and highest free waterslide leave the visitors with their mouth opened. The beautiful waterfalls, lush green areas of plants and palm trees huge pools, and an amazing pirate ship make the water park unique and fascinating.
The seasonal events and shows make the Port Aventura World popular among tourists. The amusement park orchestrates the nighttime Halloween show, ìHorror en el Lagoî in November. Christmas celebrations are a grand affair and celebrated with great pomp and show. These night shows are the major highlights of the park which attracts ample of tourists across the globe.
How to Get Tickets?
You can book the tickets online as well as offline. The tickets can be booked through this website at the discounted price.
How To Get Around?
Tarragona offers multitudinous of transport to explore. Grab local bus or taxi to reach Port Aventura easily. You can hire a private cab if you want to have a comfortable journey. If your hotel is near this fun park, then you can prefer to walk.
What Should I Wear?
Grab the clothes of your choice. Port Aventura is all about fun and entertainment. Prefer to wear light and comfortable fabric. You can pack shorts, denim, capris, along with blouses and tank tops. Cotton leggings and tees offer leisure in summer months. Wear comfortable shoes as you need to walk a lot in the park. In addition to this, you can include a floppy hat, a pair of sunglasses and hand tissues to wipe sweat. You may carry a light raincoat in handy for water rides.
Best Time to Visit
Summer months offer the best time to visit Port Aventura. May to October generally considered as the most suitable month with the fewer crowd. Avoid visiting the amusement park during school holidays.
Will I Need a Guide?
How To Get There?
You can reach Tarragona by plane, car or train. Reus Airport is the nearest airport. Port Aventura is 8.3 kilometers away from the airport. Moreover, you can also travel by train from Barcelona. It takes only fifteen minutes to reach.
Avoid visiting Port Aventura during school holidays. Prefer to carry a light raincoat in handy for water rides. You are not allowed to take outside food items and drinks. However, you can bring your water bottle and refill it at drinking fountains. The park prohibits the consumption of alcoholic beverages. You are recommended to re-apply the sunscreen lotion on your skin to prevent sunburn and tanning. Do remember that access to rides in Port Aventura decided by height. Measure the heights of your child in advance to avoid disappointment, as the park attendants take safety seriously. You are advised to book the tickets in advance. Try to reach early at the amusement park to prevent yourself from standing in a massive queue.