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Holidays with children: amusement parks

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The options for families with children who want to take a holiday in Italy are many, starting from educational farms that organize educational activities, farms with a playground where children can play in the open air up to the Farms with baby sitter in which the parents can take a few hours of rest and entrust the children to expert hands. However, if all this is not enough, if your children ask for more, you can combine a holiday in a farmhouse a day of unbridled fun offered by the many amusement parks, theme parks and adventure parks around Italy.

Parks for children in Northern Italy

Let's start with the most famous amusement park in Italy , Gardaland , near Lake Garda , in the province of Verona , an excellent destination for a holiday with children. This park offers dozens of attractions from the quieter to those dedicated to the bravest and the nearby Gardaland Sea Life Acquarium has themed tanks that reconstruct natural habitats in which you can admire numerous animal species , from the best known to the strangest and most exotic. A few kilometers from Gardaland, in Lazise, surrounded by greenery and a Caribbean atmosphere , there is the Caneva water park with breathtaking slides. One hour from Lake Garda there is Leolandia, the first theme park in Italy dedicated to families with children. Originally Minitalia, with 160 reproductions of miniature monuments, still present, was later transformed into Leolandia and today hosts attractions, shows and the most beloved cartoon characters like Peppa Pig and Masha & Orso. If you are staying in the surroundings of Rimini or Ravenna, we suggest you bring your children to Italy in Miniature, where 273 miniatures reproduce meticulously the Italian architectural heritage, surrounded by colorful flowers, green plants and lawns or the park of Mirabilandia . Surrounded by greenery, it covers part of the areas around 3 lakes and is divided into seven thematic areas offering numerous attractions for everyone, young and old.

Parks for children in Central Italy

If you are on holiday in a Farmhouse in Tuscany, between Livorno and Grosseto , we suggest you to go to the Cavallino Matto the largest amusement park in Tuscany, located in Marina di Castagneto Carducci in a pine forest overlooking the beach that offers many attractions for children and adrenaline attractions for the older ones. At Pratolino, on the hills of Florence , the Gigante is the largest adventure park in Tuscany, located in a forest of oaks, it is a pearl for lovers of nature and sport that here can try their hand at 16 different routes. The largest adventure park in Italy is in Umbria , along the banks of the Nera River, in the medieval village of Scheggino, in the province of Perugia . It is Activo Park Spoleto, where among other activities you can fly over the woods, between one tree and another. For those staying in the province of Rome is instead Rainbow Magicland , dedicated entirely to the world of magic that deals with architectural themes ranging from Mayan ruins to dolmens to fantastic constructions. If you prefer adventure, in the heart of the Valle del Treja Regional Park, is the largest adventure park in Lazio.

Parks for children in Southern Italy

In Puglia, in the province of Brindisi and an hour drive from Lecce and Bari , there is the Zoosafari Fasanolandia , the first animal park zoo in Italy and one of the largest in Europe for species present. In fact, it welcomes about three thousand specimens of 200 different species in 140 hectares of Mediterranean scrub . If you are on holiday in Sicily, a few steps from Catania, at the foot of the Etna volcano, which is also Unesco Heritage, it stands Etnaland, which includes three different thematic areas: the Prehistory Park, the water park and the amusement park with many attractions that allow you to spend a day of outdoor recreation. While inside the Scarbaglio Park, you will find the Etna Adventure Park , the largest in Southern Italy.

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