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Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Owner description: Holiday World & Splashin' Safari is a family-owned theme park and water park combo, located in Santa Claus, Indiana. Holiday World celebrates Christmas, Halloween, Thanksgiving... more Owner description: Holiday World & Splashin' Safari is a family-owned theme park and water park combo, located in Santa Claus, Indiana. Holiday World celebrates Christmas, Halloween, Thanksgiving and the 4th of July with roller coasters, family rides, live entertainment, games and attractions. Thunderbird, the nation's first launched wing coaster, has been featured on the Travel Channel, HGTV, and in USA Today. TIME magazine named Holiday World's Voyage the nation's #1 wooden roller coaster. Splashin' Safari, rated the nation's third Best Waterpark by TripAdvisor, includes the two longest water coasters in the world - Mammoth and Wildebeest - plus numerous family raft slides and water slides, two wave pools, and water activities for children. Consumers Digest magazine has twice named Holiday World the Nation's Top Value Park: Both parks provide guests with free soft drinks, free parking, free inner-tube usage, free sunscreen and free Wi-Fi. less
Attraction type: Theme Parks; Water Parks
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Santa's Candy Castle
Santa's Candy Castle
Attraction type: Theme Parks
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Santa Claus Museum
Santa Claus Museum
Owner description: The story of Santa Claus, Indiana comes alive in the Santa Claus Museum & Village. Explore the town's famous history in the Santa Claus Museum. Visit the beautiful, 1880 Santa... more Owner description: The story of Santa Claus, Indiana comes alive in the Santa Claus Museum & Village. Explore the town's famous history in the Santa Claus Museum. Visit the beautiful, 1880 Santa Claus Church. Stop by the giant Santa Claus Statue, built in 1935 and standing 22-feet-tall. Spend some time in the Original, Santa Claus Post Office, and write your free letters to Santa. Don't forget to include your name and address, as Santa and his Elves will write back close to Christmas! less
Attraction type: Speciality Museums
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Santa Claus Post Office
Santa Claus Post Office
This post office handles up to 50,000 pieces of mail per day during the Christmas season.
Attraction type: Government Buildings
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Santa Claus Land of Lights
Santa Claus Land of Lights
Attraction type: Scenic Drives
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All places to eat » Places to eat

Frosty's Fun Center
Frosty's Fun Center
Cuisines: American, Pizza
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Subway
Subway
Cuisines: American, Fast food
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible

Additional nearby recommended restaurants:

Monkey Hollow Winery
Monkey Hollow Winery
Ranked #1 of 14 Restaurants in Ferdinand
Cuisines: Wine Bar
Good for: Child-friendly
Dining options: Lunch, Seating, Waitstaff
Fleig's Cafe
Fleig's Cafe
Ranked #2 of 14 Restaurants in Ferdinand
Cuisines: American
Good for: Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Los Dos Charros Mexican Restaurant
Los Dos Charros Mexican Restaurant
Ranked #1 of 9 Restaurants in Dale
Price: US$ 10 - US$ 20
Cuisines: Mexican
Dining options: Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

All accommodation » Where to stay - Budget

Santa's Lakeside Cottages
Santa's Lakeside Cottages
US$ 99 - US$ 305
Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort
Lake Rudolph Campground & RV Resort
US$ 94 - US$ 107
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Additional nearby recommended accommodations:

Comfort Inn
2.5 of 5
Comfort Inn
US$ 83 - US$ 145
Ranked #1 of 2 Hotels in Ferdinand
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All accommodation » Where to stay - Midrange

Nearby recommended accommodations:

Comfort Inn & Suites
2.5 of 5
Comfort Inn & Suites
US$ 90 - US$ 121
Ranked #1 of 1 Hotels in Rockport
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Holiday Inn Express Tell City
2.5 of 5
Holiday Inn Express Tell City
US$ 115 - US$ 134
Ranked #1 of 3 Hotels in Tell City
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