Acqua Park, Gallipoli
Opened in 1989, “Splash!”, aqua park near Gallipoli, claims to be the most famous water and amusement park and major success on the Pugliese coast – “one of the best amusement parks on the peninsula”. Boasting 78,000 square metres set in natural surroundings, you will find water amusements and swimming pools of various shapes and depth, together with many other attractions.
The park offers numerous spectacles as well – cabaret, magic, music, various competitions, games etc. In the wooded (pine tree area) you will find picnic areas and quiet(er) places to relax.
Open from mid-June to mid-September from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm. Ticket prices are from 12 euro to 15 euro for children (under 130cm) and over 65s, from 15 euro to 18 euro for all others. Children under 110cm go free. The ticket includes access to the water attractions and to the Fabilandia amusement park.
Acqua Splash, Alberobello
This water park opened in 2008 and offers a range of swimming pools, including a hydro-massage pool, and of course water slides of different types. Among the water slides, you will find a Multi-track slide for 4 or 5 people, a hairpin bend slide and others with names like the Kamikaze, the Multipista and the Rainbow Cannons. There is also a play area for smaller children. Acqua Splash holds swimming lessons during June and July.
There is a rest area with self-service sandwich bar, pizza lunches and the usual facilities (changing rooms, lockers showers, and toilets)
Acqua Splash was closed during 2020 due to Covid-19, we are waiting for a 2021 update. Normal opening is from mid-June to mid-September, from 09:00 to 18:00. The rates are either for a seasonal subscription, or 7 full days or 7 half days. There does not appear to be a daily rate. Sunbeds and umbrellas are an additional cost.
Acqua Splash is close to Alberobello.