One of the must fun things to do in Barcelona is spending a day in a theme park. With so many amusement parks in the city’s proximity, one could say Barcelona is a wonderland for kids.
Boasting a panoramic promenade and lots of thrilling rides, Tibidado Amusement Park is perched on Barcelona’s Magic Mountain. If you want to explore the entire park and try any ride, you will have to pay € 28.20. If you limit your area to Sky Walk and its rides, the price is only € 12.40.
If you are in Catalonia’s capital during the summer, you can cool off in one the swimming pools of Illa Fantasia Water Park. With 20 water slides around, children will be busy all day. Illa Fantasia is also a great spot for a picnic. Entrance fees vary upon the visitor’s height and the time of the day, ranging from € 13 to € 22. Kids who haven’t reached 1 meter yet can enter the park at no charge.
Another aquatic wonderland can be found in Port Aventura resort, located an hour’s drive away from the city. Next to it there is a theme park, where you will find rides for all ages, from the scary looking Furios Baco to the softly spinning Tea Cups. Divided into six thematic areas, Port Aventura Park provides entertainment for a whole day and even more. The entrance to the park costs € 39 for a kid and € 45 for a grown up.
Bubbleparc is another attraction for kids. Overlooking the scenic Port Vell, this amusement park offers lots of interactive games for the little ones. The entrance to the area is free of charge, but if you want your kids to participate in the activities, you will have to pay. There are combo tickets for 2,3, or 5 rides. Their prices range from € 11 to € 20.
Images: Tibidado, Bubbleparc.