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PortAventura World Holidays

If you crave action, adventure and excitement, the theme park resort of PortAventura World in Salou should be your first port of call! PortAventura World is packed with thrilling rides and amazing shows for the whole family. With Reus airport within fifteen minutes of the park and a mere two-hour flight from most UK airports, PortAventura World is a must for thrill-seekers considering Costa Dorada holidays.


With three show-stopping parks to choose from, there’s something for everyone at PortAventura World. Explore the white-knuckle rides, take a turn on the teacups and enjoy the entertainment at PortAventura Theme Park, where you’ll find over 40 wonderful rides spread across 6 uniquely-themed areas.If you’re more of a water baby, PortAventura Caribe Aquatic Park is the perfect spot to make a splash with the whole family. Wave pools, slippery slides and daring dinghy rides await at the Caribbean themed water park, with a relaxation area and children’s pool for those who need a little down time.Formula 1 fans, supercar enthusiasts and rollercoaster riders unite! Ferrari Land is PortAventura’s newest park dedicated to the Italian car manufacturer with racing tracks, simulations and super-cool rides.


Not a fan of rides? Don’t worry, as there’s plenty of entertainment to keep you laughing and smiling throughout your visit to PortAventura World. Around Ferrari Land, entertainers put on acrobatic shows, Italian folklore performances and ancient Roman displays for everyone to see. Over at PortAventura Theme Park, you’ll find an array of shows and events from parades to dance shows to a 4D safari adventure.


Much more than just a theme park, PortAventura World has four hotel complexes, one directly inside the park grounds, all with access to restaurants and bars to enjoy a relaxing meal and glass of wine after a thrilling day on the rides. The Hotel Port Aventura complex, styled after the genuine Mediterranean fishing villages along the southern Catalonian coast, has two outdoor pools, four restaurants serving a variety of local and international cuisine. PortAventura Hotel El Paso, Hotel Gold River, Hotel Colorado Creek and Hotel Caribe complete the other amazing hotels on offer, which are all perfect for the family.

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Weather in PortAventura World

























Nestled in the heart of the vibrant resort of Salou, Port Aventura enjoys the same dry, sunny climate that defines the Costa Dorada. Summer temperatures typically range from 28 to 32° Celsius May to August, so shorts and tee shirts all round – especially on the log flume!

Despite the water rides and air conditioning, the sun can be quite severe in the height of summer, especially when queuing for the most popular rides, so don’t forget plenty of sun lotion to stay safe on your Port Aventura holidays.

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What time does Port Aventura World open?

The park typically opens at 10am, so you won't have to get up too early, but for all the latest opening hours, we recommend visiting the Port Aventura World website.

How much does it cost to visit Port Aventura World?

Ticket prices vary depending on which parks and attractions you want to explore, how many days you want to visit for, and - of course - who you're going with. The average price for a family to spend one day at Port Aventura Park is around €192.00, but you can amend this to cover multiple parks, or opt for a flexible ticket so you're not restricted to only entering the park on a specific date. You can find more details of ticket prices on the official Port Aventura World website.

What happens if the weather is bad at Port Aventura World?

While we can't help what plans Mother Nature has, you'll be pleased to know that rainy conditions won't affect the overall operation of the park, so you can still enjoy use of the shows and services on offer. However, more extreme conditions such as storms or heavy rain may cause some facilities to be temporarily closed.

What height restrictions are in place for children at Port Aventura World?

Each area of the park offers rides for all ages, so you're guaranteed to find something to keep every member of the family happy. Whilst each themed area features at least one children's ride with no height restrictions, you can find details of the park's specific height restrictions in the FAQs section of the Port Aventura World website.

Can I leave and re-enter Port Aventura World?

As long as you keep hold of your ticket, you can leave and re-enter the park as much as you like, providing it's still in the time window of your ticket. Sometimes stamps may also be provided when you leave the park, so it's easy to re-enter.