Zoomarine Park: Sea fun With Family and Friends
Famed for its magnificent beaches and towering cliffs, Algarve is one of the top holiday destinations that Portugal has to offer. From sunbathing and swimming during the day to partying at night, there are just a lot of things to do in this internationally-renowned holiday destination. This is also where the famous Zoomarine Park is located, a marine life theme park that has been a popular attraction in Algarve for many years.
Located in Guia, approximately 10 kilometers from Albufeira, Zoomarine Algarve is a mixture of zoo, amusement park, and marine center that offers an exciting and thrilling experience for families and friends.
One of the park’s main attractions is the spectacular displays of seals, sea lions, and dolphins. There is an exhibit center, an aquarium, and other areas where visitors get to see different types of marine animals, tropical birds, parrots, flamingos, and even alligators. Exhibitions and entertaining shows, that last for about 30 minutes, are regularly conducted and spectators are sure to get amazed and entertained with animals performing different tricks. Also, there are many different types of shows so they will never run out of things to see and explore throughout the day.
Among the animals on display, dolphins are considered the top attractions at Zoomarine Parke. Spectators can either watch the different dolphin exhibitions or choose to play with them in the water through the dolphin interaction program. A 30-minute session with trainers is recommended before one can take a dive into the water to swim and play with the dolphins.
The park also houses a couple of swimming pools, bars and fine restaurants, and of course, exciting rides for children, such as carousel, pirate ship, rollercoaster, log flume, and big wheel; all offered at a good value for money. There is even a 4D cinema that features digitally animated information films and documentaries. And for those who want to get educated about dolphins, they can take advantage of the half an hour session with trainers who talk about basic information about dolphins; after which they can dive into the pool and play with these marine animals.
Indeed, this famous theme park has everything one needs for a fun day out with family and friends. With many different places to go to and things to do, Zoomarine Algarve can prove to be the perfect destination for a fun and relaxing day and weekend. Getting to this famous destination is easy as the park has free buses that fetch customers from major tourist attractions in Algarve. Visitors can also choose to bring their own cars and park outside in reserved lots.