Loro Parque, Tenerife

| December 5, 2011

If you are looking for the ideal holiday this winter, make sure that you visit the Tenerife. Thousands of tourists visit this island throughout the year, mainly because of its mild climate and because of some excellent attractions. Ask anyone who has visited this isle before, they will tell you that the Loro Parque is the top rated destination point for tourists, especially the kids. This natural attraction along with its marine wildlife draws tourists by the thousands every week. You will be amazed to hear that this park is the home to over 300 species of parrots.

show in Loro Parque, Tenerife island

show in Loro Parque, Tenerife

There are many other attractions apart from the parrots as well. Nestled in the lush green hills, the Loro Parque is one of the most beautiful botanical gardens in the world that provides enjoyment and attractions for every individual. Check out the vast variety of animals that will provide you with everlasting memories.

Those who are interested in history will love to know that this park was established in 1972. During those days, there were just 150 parrots at that time. Over the years this park has grown substantially and is now one of the biggest park of its type in the world. Your kids will love viewing the Loro Show that begun 30 years ago and at that time it was the sole show of its type in Europe. Have you ever seen parrots undertaking mathematical calculations, riding bicycles or roller skates? If not, then you can view them doing just that in the Loro Show.

Loro Parque Tenerife

Loro Parque Tenerife

A visit to the Loro Parque is incomplete without paying a visit to the Dolphanarium. Your kids will love the amusing shows performed by the dolphins in this huge amphitheatre. You might not believe that penguins can survive in tropical climates, but be prepared to be astonished when you meet them at Planet Penguin. Special machines are employed to keep the temperature of this area habitable for the penguins. Now there is no reason for you to visit the Arctics to have a glimpse of penguins.

Do not forget to check the cute Sea Lion Show, which is considered as one of the prime attractions of the Loro Parque. If you never had the opportunity to view a shark, you can fulfill your wishes by visiting the Orcas Ocean.

Loro Parque, Tenerife, Spain

Loro Parque, Tenerife, Spain

In case you are interested to see how the park operates, then it is recommended that you check the Discovery Tour. These tours run daily and take two hours to complete. Since there are a limited number of seats, you should book your seats in advance.

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