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Portaventura extends

Portaventura extendsThe aquapark which is a part of the Spanish tourist complex of Portaventur, received a new children’s playground, the highest water descent in Europe and other attractions.

The aquapark «the Caribbean Coast», being nearby from the thematic amusement park, too was expanded and completely updated. New attractions added to the territory of the Aquapark of 14 thousand more sq.m. The budget of the project made 10 million euros, its opening should take place in May. This project was included into the general plan of investments in volume of 75 million euros which was approved by the Investindustrial company in November, 2012, it provides expansion of a resort zone and adaptation of services under more and more growing volumes of the international tourism.

The aquapark is an integral part of this plan. It is the fact confirms that foreign tourists (most of all Russian and Englishmen) represent more than 50 % of all visitors of an aquapark. Besides, the researches which have been carried out last year among the Russian tourists, choosing rest with children in Spain, showed that existence of an aquapark is one of the major factors influencing their decision to have a rest in Portaventur.