New Phuket waterpark makes a splash
MAI KHAO BEACH, PHUKET: West Sands, The Luxury Residences, Resort and Water Park has splashed into 2010 by launching Phuket’s first state-of-the-art water park “The Splash Jungle” on January 29th, 2010.
With an investment of approximately 500 million Thai Baht, Splash Jungle covers 22,400 square metres and holds 6 million litres of water. Designed and manufactured by the internationally renowned “White Water Industries” of Canada who specialize in Water Parks and boast over 4000 projects worldwide to date including Disneyland and Sea World.
The Splash Jungle Water Park reflects seven inspiring places on earth; the Inca Mayas, Africa, Asia, Turkey, Northern Europe, North America and the North Pole.
“Splash Jungle will provide visitors and local residents of Phuket one of the greatest daytime entertainment experiences possible while providing tourists with yet another reason to visit Phuket and Thailand from around the world for relaxation and experiences” said, Mr. Tony Cousens, Chief Executive Officer of Central & City Developments Ltd.
The maze of adventure begins with the 335 meter Lazy River which surrounds a Wave Pool, Aqua Play Pool, the two premium rides; Boomerango and Super Bowl amongst many others. Alternatively find time to unwind in the lgloo Sauna or Hot Spring Pool, whilst the little ones explore a Kids Aquarium, Kids Slide Pool and multiple water slides of varying heights and speeds.