Terra Mitica is the largest and most exciting theme park in Europe with incredible rides and shows throughout the holiday season. With a multitude of activities there is never a dull moment between the time of arrival and departure.
Experience the parades, gladiators, acrobats and comedy street performers, now also the spectacular evening theatre shows. Ride on the infamous "Titanide" if you dare, it's an exhilarating experience you should try at least once, but beware, not for the faint hearted!
Open daily from April to November, until 10pm in the high season. Check on their website for special offers and discounts as they do vary throughout the season. Book online and save money.
Terra Natura is a great wildlife park where you can discover a new "Zooimmersion" experience, a new concept in habitat design, which will enable you to come into contact with the animals as if there were no barriers between you, well at least no visible ones!
Their opening hours change depending on time of year and day of week so always best to check on their website for the fine details and book online. In July and August they are open 7 days per week from 10am and close at 8pm.
Terra Natura is divided into four themed areas: Pangea (the entrance to the park), America, Asia and Europe.
At Terra Natura Benidorm you can see more than 1,500 animals from 200 different species,
50 of which are in serious danger of extinction, and over 2,500 examples of more than 160 species of trees, shrubs and ground cover plants from these regions. As well as the hugely varied collection of wildlife, their educational information (through placards with biological details and information points), their architectural theming and the range of shows, entertainment and adventure activities make Terra Natura the venue of choice for families looking to spend an interesting, educational and entertaining day in a natural setting.
Rio Safari Elche
No trip to the Costa Blanca would be complete without a visit to the famous Rio Safari at Elche. A mix between a zoo, a safari park and a community farm, it is even more appealing if you have young children with you.
Located conveniently on the road from Santa Pola to Elche (CV-865) it is well signposted and easy to find. Before making the trip we recommend that you visit your local tourist office as there are usually discount vouchers to be found, sometimes "children go free" vouchers are available.
Rio Safari Elche is home to numerous animal species from all around the world: turtles, chameleons, zebras, crocodiles, ostriches, lions, parrots, an Asian elephant, European lynxes and many more. Visit the Reptiles' Cave, where the most singular and remote ecosystems have been recreated for our saurians. The Temple of the Tigers is a wild and untamed area surrounded by water. The Primates' Isle is an open oasis with trunks, swings and hammocks for the chimpanzees' entertainment and relaxation. All of this you will see amazingly close!
Facilities are visited on foot, but you can also take a guided train ride inside the park. In addition, there are three didactic animal exhibitions: with parrots, with the beautiful elephant Babaty and with sea lions.
Apart from all this, visitors have several alternative leisure options, such as swimming with sea lions, riding a pony or a camel, or to sit on the back of an elephant and take a memorable picture.
You are allowed to take your own food (there are picnic zones with snacks, drinks, ice creams service and microwave), eat at the hamburger bar or at the Restaurant/self-service. In summer, you can also enjoy the aquatic park without any additional cost. Moreover, we encourage you to visit Karting Rio Safari, where you can ride a go-kart or jump on the trampolines.
In Rio Safari Elche we offer all the advantages for a perfect day. So get close to nature and its creatures within pleasurable and comfortable surroundings at a zoo that has been open to the public since 1983.
The kids will love it!
Enjoy one of the top shows in Europe at a superb venue that affords excellent food and visually stunning stage entertainment. This magnificent visual spectacle of colour with fabulous dancers and glamorous costumes is a must see for all visitors to the Costa Blanca.
Featuring a variety of original, top artistes, from around the world, this elegant cabaret show represents a significant contribution to the tourism scene in Benidorm. The show combines music, dance and variety and includes a balancing act, aerial dancing, a magic act and more. Benidorm Palace is a tourist attraction that which breaks through all entertainment barriers and cannot be missed by those who wish to experience a night with a difference, representing amazing value for money and a sure bet that it will be a night to remember.
Complete your pleasure by wining and dining, with a choice of delicious fresh fish and the finest meat and vegetables. Vegetarian and gluten free menus are also available on request, there is also a children's menu.
Opening nights are Tuesdays, Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays throughout the year. Also open Wednesdays during the summer. Doors Open at 8:30pm, dining commences at 9:00pm, show commencing at 10:30pm.
With the "famous five" water slides, including the legendary almost vertical shute, and all the other amazing features to enjoy what a great place to visit for all members of the family, young and old. There is splashtastic excitement all the way - it's wet and wild, with water thrills and fun for everyone.
Aqualandia in Benidorm was the first water park built in Spain and was opened in 1985. Since then it has been not only one of the largest water parks in the world, but also ranks among those which offer the most attractions and facilities as well as outstanding customer service. Aqualandia is an extensive natural area where you can enjoy a wide variety of water activities and many other amenities, including spacious landscaped areas which have been planted with a variety of local vegetation. It covers an area of 150,000 square metres and has 50,000 square metres of free parking.
Other facilities and services available at the Park are its picnic areas, souvenir shop, photography, cash dispensers, locker hire, safe deposit boxes, sun bed hire and swimming floats.
There are several self-service restaurants including a snack bar, barbecue, pizzeria, burger restaurant, various kiosks, ice cream parlours, coffee shops, crepe and kebab stalls.
The park features a variety of pools, slides and children's games which require millions of litres of water supplied by their own wells. It is filtered and recycled with modern water treatment systems.
With the great range of water rides, splash pools gentle bathing in the lagoon and other attractions there is something for everyone to enjoy a fun day out.
The Big Top is installed in the large parking area belonging to the famous Benidorm Palace. The animals have gone and given way to a new age circus with new ideas and styles brought to you by the famous Cirque de Soleil and the brilliant performers from the Orient.
Audiences are amazed by the creativity and modern delights performed every Sunday. Balancing acts, acrobats, jugglers, magicians or clowns will delight young and old of all cultures and nationalities.
It is installed on flat ground with all the necessary amenities for you to spend a splendid afternoon with your family in a perfectly safe environment.
Marine & Exotic Wildlife
A fascinating water world with beautiful marine life and exotic birds. See the amazing dancing with dolphins, funny sea lions, parrot shows and the children's park.
Don`t miss the Giant Aquarium. Mundomar is located next to the Aqualandia water park in Benidorm and is 60,000 square metres of landscaped features which contribute to creating a park unlike any other. From lush vegetation and tropical gardens to rustic style buildings, rock features, large waterfalls, surprising grottos...
There are different shows with parrots, sea lions and dolphins plus a variety of activities such as feeding of sea lions, lemurs and penguins. There is also an underwater viewing area for the sea lions and dolphins.
Other animals include flamingos, turtles and tortoises, swan, storks, sea lions, seals, otters, different species of lemurs, capuchin monkeys, squirrel monkeys, tropical birds such as toucans, ibis, parakeets, parrots, etc...
Mundomar is famous for it's spectacular dolphin show where the trainers participate along with the dolphins, and you can too!!!