Caribe Aquatic Park tickets

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There are endless reasons to visit Barcelona. The city has something for everyone: football fans, art lovers, history buffs, Flamenco enthusiasts, and beachgoers! Just over an hour from the city is Caribe Aquatic Park (also known as PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park).

Costa Caribe Aquatic Park is a perfect spot for families and kids. It's one of three fun parks at PortAventura World. After enjoying Costa Caribe, check out Ferrari Land and PortAventura World for more excitement.

Before heading to Costa Caribe Aquatic Park, here are a few quick tips and must-visit rides to make your trip unforgettable!

What rides to not miss at PortAventura World's Aquatic Park?

PortAventura World's Aquatic Park, also called Caribe Aquatic Park, has 17 water rides and slides. Surrounded by lush green and exotic plants, it feels like a jungle paradise. Here are some of the top rides:

La Laguna de Woody at caribe aquatic park

La Laguna de Woody

If you’re visiting with young children, go for this ride! Woody, the park’s mascot, has created a fun lagoon with slides, colorful walkways, crazy fountains, and surprise tunnels.

  • Age: 5+.
barracuda at caribe aquatic park

Barracuda

Only for the brave of heart! You can choose between a green slide with enclosed sections and a blue slide with steep drops. It’s an exciting adventure for older kids who want to feel like daring pirates.

  • Age: 13+
Ciclón Tropical at caribe aquatic park

Ciclón Tropical

Description: This ride features a multi-bump slide that is over 100 meters long. It’s perfect for racing family and friends. It’s located next to King Khajuna, Europe’s highest free-fall water slide.

  • Age: 13+
El Torrente at caribe aquatic park

El Torrente

Test your rafting skills on El Torrente. Up to four people can board an inflatable boat and navigate through tight curves and fast drops. The more weight on board, the faster you’ll go.

  • Age: 14+
El Tifón at caribe aquatic park

El Tifón

You start at the top of a 15-meter tower and choose between two slides. It’s a thrilling experience that simulates a tropical storm.

  • Age: 14+
rapid race at caribe aquatic park

Rapid Race

Six slides to race with your friends! You lie down on a mat and slide at high speed to the finish line.

  • Age: 13+
bahama beach at caribe aquatic park

Bahama Beach

A relaxing beach area with plenty of sun loungers. You can enjoy the sun and listen to reggae music.

  • Age: All ages.
King Khajuna at caribe aquatic park

King Khajuna

Featuring a 30-meter drop, King Khajuna makes it one of the wildest free falls in the Caribbean. This is the tallest slide in Europe, standing at 105 meters (344 feet)

  • Age: 18+, children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult

Hotels near Costa Caribe Aquatic Park

If you’re planning to stay longer at PortAventura, here are the top three hotels to think about.

Hotel Mansión De Lucy

Experience Victorian-style luxury in an amazing 5-star hotel that takes you back 200 years. At Hotel Mansión De Lucy, you can enjoy Deluxe superior rooms, private pools, and a great selection of dishes at their restaurant. You can also get free parking and WiFi. The hotel is just 1.5 km from Caribe Aquatic Park.

Hotel PortAventura

Step into a tropical paradise in this Mediterranean fishing village-themed hotel, It offers a calm atmosphere, a relaxing stay, and direct access to Costa Caribe Aquatic Park. You also get free WiFi, swimming pools, and discounted attraction tickets. The hotel is only 170 meters from Costa Caribe Aquatic Park.

Hotel Caribe

Hotel Caribe is a unique Mediterranean oasis with Europe’s largest white sand swimming pool. Located on the Costa Dorada, the hotel is surrounded by Caribbean-styled buildings and tropical gardens, giving you a peaceful experience. Enjoy luxury deluxe rooms, swimming pools, and a wonderful selection of Mediterranean dishes at La Piazza. The hotel is 1 km from Costa Caribe Aquatic Park.

Know before you visit Costa Caribe Aquatic Park

Timings
Getting there
Day trip
Facilities available
Rules & restrictions
What to wear
Parking
timings at caribe aquatic park

The Costa Caribe Aquatic Park, also known as PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park, has variable hours depending on the season.

  • Peak Season (20 June to 1 September): During the peak summer months, the park is open for extended hours, from 10:30am to 7pm.
  • Shoulder Season (30 May to 19 June and 2 September to 13 September): In the shoulder seasons on either side of peak summer, the park operates with slightly shorter hours, opening at 10:30am and closing at 6pm
taxi for caribe aquatic park

1. Train:

This is the most convenient option and doesn't require any changes.

  • Take the Renfe Regional train from Barcelona Sants station (Estació de Sants) to Salou PortAventura station. The journey takes about 1 hour and 15 minutes. You can check timetables and fares on the Renfe website.
  • From Salou PortAventura station, you can walk to the park in about 15 minutes or take a free shuttle bus that runs regularly between the station and the park entrance.

Distance: 112 km 

Timings:

  • Train journey: 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Walk from the station: 15 minutes

2. Bus + Taxi

Take a bus from Barcelona Nord Station to PortAventura World. The journey takes approximately 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours.

Distance: 112 km 

Timings:

  • Bus journey (each way): Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes to 2 hours (depending on traffic)
day trip for caribe aquatic park

Take a day trip to PortAventura World from Barcelona, which includes entrance to Costa Caribe Aquatic Park and round-trip transportation by coach. This is a good option if you don't want to worry about figuring out public transport or want the convenience of hotel pickup and drop-off (depending on the tour).

Distance: 112 km 

Timings:

  • Bus journey (each way): Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes (depending on traffic)
locker facility at caribe aquatic park
  • Luggage and lockers: Available both inside and outside the park for a fee.
  • Pushchairs: Can be hired for people with reduced mobility. A deposit is required and refunded upon return.
  • Food and drinks: Available at various restaurants and stalls inside and outside the park.
rules at caribe aquatic park
  • You can take handheld videos and photos, but professional equipment for commercial use is not allowed.
  • Pushchairs for reduced mobility require a deposit, refunded upon return.
  • Personal items that can get damaged or lost on rides are not allowed.
  • Admission wristbands that are torn or altered will be taken from guests.
  • Eating is not allowed near water areas and attractions but is okay while waiting in queues.
comfortable clothes for caribe aquatic park
  • Wear comfortable clothes and shoes for lots of walking.
  • Bring sunscreen, sunglasses, a hat, and a water bottle.
  • Recommended items: Swimsuits, Swimming trunks, Waterproof diapers, Avoid jewelry, metal accessories, and scarves/shawls.
parking at caribe aquatic park

There is ample parking available for visitors driving to Costa Caribe Aquatic Park. The parking is located at PortAventura World, the entertainment resort that houses the water park. Here's a breakdown of what you need to know about parking at Costa Caribe Aquatic Park:

  • Parking fee: There is a flat fee for all visitors who use the parking space of around €14.
  • Free parking: Free parking is available for annual pass holders to PortAventura World.

The Gift Shop at Costa Caribe Aquatic Park

No trip to a waterpark is complete without a souvenir to commemorate the splashy fun. So is the case with the Costa Caribe Aquatic Park and its wealth of Caribbean-themed goodies waiting to be discovered. Here's what you can expect at the gift shop:

  • Wearable Memories: T-shirts emblazoned with the park's logo or cool aquatic designs are a popular choice. You might also find sundresses, hats, and swimwear that capture the Caribbean vibe.
  • Practical Picks: Stock up on fun summer accessories like sunglasses, flip-flops, or beach bags. These souvenirs will not only remind you of your trip but also come in handy on future aquatic adventures.
  • For the Little Ones: Keep the kids entertained with water toys, pool floats, or stuffed animals sporting the park's mascot, Woody.
  • Home Decor: Bring a touch of the Caribbean to your home with decorative items like keychains, mugs, or even miniature replicas of the park's rides.

More than just souvenirs:

The Costa Caribe Aquatic Park gift shop isn't just limited to traditional souvenirs. You might also find:

  • Swimwear: Did you forget your swimsuit? No worries, the shop carries a selection for both adults and children.
  • Sunscreen and Towels: Essentials you might have missed can be purchased here so you can continue enjoying the water fun.

Caribe Aquatic Park Tips

  • Get to the park early. Sun loungers and popular spots fill up quickly. Ride lines also get longer as the day goes on. If you're late, consider buying a skip-the-line ticket.
  • On sunny days, the floor can get very hot. Bring pool socks and shoes to protect your feet. Don't forget to carry umbrellas and sunscreen. Use the lockers near the entrance to store your bags.
  • UV tops are sold inside the park. Don’t wear regular t-shirts because they can be a safety risk on rides. Also, you can’t wear any kind of glasses or sunglasses on rides and in the pools.
  • If you plan to visit PortAventura World and Ferrari Land, buy a combo multi-day ticket. It will save you money and let you enjoy the parks without rushing.
  • For the best experience, stay at one of the PortAventura Hotels. You'll save travel time and get extra perks like special parking, free shopping pickup, express table reservations at restaurants, and quick access to rides at Caribe Aquatic Park, PortAventura World, and Ferrari Land.

Frequently Asked Questions about Caribe Aquatic Park

What kind of rides and attractions can I find at Caribe Aquatic Park?

Get ready to plunge into a world of watery thrills! Caribe Aquatic Park boasts a variety of slides for all ages and daring levels. For the ultimate adrenaline rush, take a dip on the heart-stopping "Pirate's Plunge," a nearly vertical drop that sends you plummeting into a refreshing pool. If you prefer a more leisurely adventure, float along the lazy river or unwind in the wave pool, complete with simulated ocean waves that will have you feeling like you're at the beach.

Does Caribe Aquatic Park offer anything for younger children?

Absolutely! Little ones won't be left out of the fun at Caribe. There's a dedicated splash pad area with pint-sized slides, fountains, and gentle water features that are perfect for toddlers and preschoolers. This safe and colorful zone allows them to cool off and play while parents relax nearby.

What about food and drinks? Will I find options for everyone?

You won't go hungry at Caribe Aquatic Park. The park features several food vendors offering a variety of delicious options. From classic burgers and fries to refreshing salads and frozen treats, there's something to satisfy every taste bud. They also cater to most dietary restrictions, so be sure to ask about vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free choices.

Are there lockers available to store my belongings?

Yes, Caribe Aquatic Park provides secure lockers for rent. This allows you to safely store your valuables, sunscreen, and extra clothes while you enjoy the rides and attractions. Lockers come in various sizes to accommodate your needs.

What about sunscreen and towels? Can I bring my own or purchase them at the park?

Sunscreen is a must-have for a day at the water park. While you're welcome to bring your own, Caribe Aquatic Park also sells a variety of sunscreen brands in their shops for those who forget or run out. For towels, you can bring your own beach towel or purchase one at the park's gift shops.

Does Caribe Aquatic Park offer any discounts or promotions?

It's always a smart idea to check the park's website or social media pages for current promotions and discounts. They may offer special deals on weekdays, season passes for frequent visitors, or combo tickets that include park admission and food vouchers. Planning ahead can help you save some money on your splashtastic adventure!