Summer will always be one of the most anticipated seasons of all time. The beach, the sands, the sun— oh summer, you are such a tease! Well, there’s nothing more fulfilling than heading to the beach under the summer heat. And if you’re still unsure where to relax and enjoy this summer, pack your bags and visit Austin. As the capital of Texas, the inland city is downright blessed with everything under the sun. To appease the hotness of summer, there are lots of places that are ready enough to take you on a roller-coaster adventure. Check out some of the best water parks tucked in the vibrant and fascinating city of Austin.
Schlitterbahn Water Park
In case you do not know, Schlitterbahn is all over Texas. The company is one of the oldest chains of water parks in America, which started in 1966. Up to the present time, this family-owned business is among the top picks when it comes to water parks and resorts. The family-friendly attractions and rides make it very convenient for occasions and summer outings. Don’t miss the favorite rides such as the Black Knight, Boogie Bahn Surfing Ride, Cliffhanger Tube Chute, and many more. After an exhilarating day, have a calming retreat at their loft or vacation rooms.
Typhoon Texas Austin
The newly reconstructed water park in Austin, Typhoon Texas Water park was once called Hawaiin Falls Pflugerville. With recent changes under the operator, there has been heaps of revamping done to entice more people. Currently, new rides were added such as the distinguished Gulley washer— a giant play structure that stands atfour-stories tall with slides, elevated paths, and rope bridges. Aside from that, experience the fun with Lone Star Racers, Howdy Hollow, The Duelin’ Dalton and Tidal Wave Bay.
Rock'N River Water Park
In 2016, this water park underwent a majorrenovation, and the outcome? Amazingly enough to beat the summer heat! Rock’N River Water park brags its extensive land mass that extends up to 150, 000 sq. ft. Strategically situated within the vicinity of Old Settlers Park, this immense recreational center holds a lot of adventures, from crazy slides to lazy river.
Volente Beach Water Park
Beautifully nestled on the coasts of Lake Travis, Volente Beach Waterback is a dual treat for every wanderer. Yes, there is nature and water park in one setting! How cool is that? And to top that, the place is just a short trip from Central Austin, making it a popular choice among busy people. The water park features exciting rides, pirate boats, and of course, powdery sands and scenic nature landscape.
Are you a self-confessed fan of underwater beauty? Then, splash the day away at SeaWorld. The marine park in San Antonio is filled with pretty breathtaking views and exciting rides that will surely make your day more satisfying. Enjoy some nerve-wrecking adventures such as the Great White Roller Coaster, Journey to Atlantis, and Wave Breaker: The Rescue Coaster. And if you want a more calming treat, don’t worry as there are family-friendly activities like an encounter with the adorable dolphins, sea lions and penguins.