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Address: 18 Ayia Thekla Rd, Ayia Napa 5345, Cyprus
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WaterWorld Themed WaterPark is an Ancient Greek Themed Waterpark located in...

WaterWorld Themed WaterPark is an Ancient Greek Themed Waterpark located in Ayia Napa, Cyprus. It is one of the biggest themed water parks in Europe and it has more than 25 rides and attractions.

The park operates a large selection of rides and attractions, food outlets, souvenir shops and other facilities. It has a long-standing reputation as Cyprus’s Number one Tourist Attraction and is frequently featured in the national media and international media. Operational since 1996, WaterWorld has been pronounced as one of the 12 best water parks in the world by CNN. The step-back in time look takes you into an ancient Greek mythological world, with an array of fountains, geezers, statues and columns!

Location

WaterWorld themed WaterPark is located on 18 Agia Thekla Road. Visible from the highway approximately 2km from the centre of Ayia Napa and 45 kilometers from Larnaca International Airport. The park is accessible from anywhere in Ayia Napa and Protaras via bus No 102. Public transport is also available from Larnaca via bus No 711.

History

The themed waterpark opened its doors for the first time in 1996. Since then it has become one of the most visited places in Cyprus with over four million visitors to date. The park is a member of the (World Waterpark Association) WWA and the (International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions) IAAPA.

International Recongnition

In 2015, WaterWorld Themed Waterpark picked up the Travelers’ Choice Award from Trip Advisor for three consecutive years.

The water park was also featured on CNN Travel in 2013 as one of the 12 best water parks in the world and was recommended by Mirror Online in 2012 as one of the best water parks to visit.

WaterWorld WaterPark has received 25 international awards from the World Waterpark Association, the European Waterpark Association and the International Association of Amusement Parks & Attractions for innovation and marketing.

In 2004 WaterWorld Water park was the first company in Cyprus to be awarded these four certificates of competence in recognition of its high standards and has retained these certificates annually to date, namely:

ISO 900:2008 QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

ISO 14001:2004 ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

OHSAS 1800:2007 OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH AND SAFETY MANAGEMENT

ISO 22000:2005 FOOD SAFETY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM

Rides and Attractions

WaterWorld Themed WaterPark has more than 25 rides and attractions.

Aphrodith's Baths: An adults only pool with relaxing jets and bubble benches.

Apollo's Plunge: An open flumed family slide suitable for all ages. Up to three riders twist and turn on a huge raft with a big splash into the pool below.

Aeolos Whirlpool: A body slide that will propel you along a serpentine slide until you suddenly reach the global flume which will send you spinning round and round until you land in the pool below.

Atlantis Activity Pool: On this attraction one has to battle their way across water pads and rolling logs, without falling down into the swimming pool; separate zones for adults and children.

Chariot Chase: Try this four man race and see who is the fastest down the 70 meter long multi-slide.

Danaides Waterworks: Children's Playground with various attractions, tipping buckets, geezers, water guns and games.

Drop To Atlantis: This is the only slide of its kind in the world. Experience the sound and light effects inside the 3 man bullet which sends you speeding down the slide encountering the various drops and turns before splashing in the pool below.

Minotaur's Labyrinth (The Big Wet Bubble): Consists of a large play splash pool for kids. The children have to climb their way up the wet and slippery bubble but once they reach the top they can slide right back down again.

Pegasus Pool: The pool is with zero depth entry which makes it perfect for small children to play when accompanied by parents.

Phaeton's Flume: Transparent body slide for one person.

Poseidon's Wave Pool: The biggest wave pool in Europe stretches over an incredible 3000 square meters. The wave is activated every hour, listen out for the siren signal.

River Odyssey: Enjoy the pure indulgence of relaxation as you float around the laziest attraction in the park, the long, winding lazy river and encounter Cyclops the one eyed monster and the monster of Silla.

Serpentine Slides: Consists of three slides. Titan: A two person raft ride winding through a dark covered tube. Medusa: Is a single person raft ride again through a covered dark slide. Hydra: Is a single person body slide preferably enjoyed hands back and laying down.

The fall of Icarus: The world’s first Boomerango slide sends you down the steep hair-raising slide before sending you back up towards the sun in a two person bullet tube.

The Quest of Heracles: Two intertwining extreme body slides that shoot you down at high speeds as you simultaneously race exiting the snakes’ head at the bottom.

Trojan Adventure: Multi-level interactive playground area for children, featuring small slides, water pistols, and several other games.

Zephyr's Breeze

Zeus Kamikaze Slides (Thunderbolt and Lighting): Located side by side, Thunderbolt contains sharp twists and a steep drop. The lightning slide is an almost vertical drop and at 60 feet high is not for the faint hearted.

Food and Beverage Spots

Athena's Ice Cream Parlour: Located on the wave pool beach in the center of the park you can choose from a variety of ice creams, smoothies and donuts.

Dionysos Temple: Self-service restaurant located in the center of the park, catering for all tastes from salads to spaghetti, meatballs, curries, local specialties and more.

Homer's Burger Palace (Fast Food): Offers a full range of quality fast foods, from traditional hamburgers and french fries to chicken nuggets, veggie burgers, hot dogs and children's happy meals.

Minotaur's Pizza: Offers variety of pizzas, salads and cold drinks. There is a children's area next to it.

Poseidon's Creperie: Variety of sweet or savoury crepes prepared in front of the customers. Located next to Poseidon's wave pool.

Other Facilities

Midas Gift Shop: In the gift shop, one can find a variety of WaterWorld souvenirs ranging from towels, baseball caps, mugs, money boxes and more. Shoppers can also find anything else they may have forgotten at home like: swimwear, flip flops and specially designed waterpark themed leisure wear.

Photo Outlet: Here You can buy images of yourself your friends or family whilst enjoying the activities at Waterworld Themed Waterpark.

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Took the bus early in the morning from Larnaka and and found our self in front of it was super lovely day enjoyed being there funny funny many many games to try and play do the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 June 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

Took the bus early in the morning from Larnaka and and found our self in front of it was super lovely day enjoyed being there funny funny many many games to try and play do the whole family young kids old all of them :) everyone ll enjoy it for sure worth being there and spending the time there from... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Loads to do, great slides, lazy river. Perfect for those who like a bit of a thrill. Lots of places to eat and drink and sunbeds if you fancy a bit of a rest. Childrens splash area was good for the younger ones. Take beach shoes as the ground gets really hot.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

A group of 4 of us went to water world and it was great fun being 20 but we all felt about 10 again running around. There was plenty of sunbeds however the food was so expensive and you have to buy it as not allowed to bring food in and the food is horrible. Also if you have sensitive... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016

This waterpark was named to be the best water themes waterpark = painting a few underwater paintings on walls and fallen down temples! Our group went on all the rides at this waterpark it was really fun a good day out, I recommend ging as early as possible because you could end up waiting in queues for a good 40... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

This a very nice waterpark. If u want to have a great day u should visit water world in ayia Napa. Entrance tickets are to expensive. They will check your bags if you bring in any food or drinks with you. All the attractions are good and fun. Sometimes to long question only. You need to put sunscreen on so... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

Very good rides, 38Euro per adult is reasonable, definitely worth a day out, not far from Ayia Napa.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

We took our 14 year old and 11 year old to waterworld last week. The weather reached 40 degrees so it was quite difficult standing around in queues and walking bare foot inbetween the slides however that didn't stop us having a great day. The food is reasonably priced and quick and also a great variety to suit all. I... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016 via mobile

An all day event if you want to get value for money. There's a lot of high slides, so not for anyone that doesn't like heights. You can however, relax around many of the different locations, while the more adventurous yell, scream and plummet their way up and down the attractions. Stay clear of Burger King, " yuck"

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2016

Had a great day a concurred a few fears with the slides. There is something for everyone the children's area looked really good and was being well used. I think the only downside was the wave pool could have been a little more of a wave. But all in all a good day out with good food and not badly... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2016 via mobile

Went with the kids and the in laws. Had a great time on the lazy river even my baby daughter loved it. Will definitely be back

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