The award of the best European attraction of 2012 was received by a known Spanish amusement park of Port Aventura.
This prestigious award from the thematic German magazine Kirmes &Parks was earned by the American hill of Shambhala: Expedicion al Himalaya. At once 3 European records were beaten – the highest and high-speed hyper fire possessing the highest site of falling. Since that moment, as the attraction was open (May of this year), not it more than 1,5 million tourists visited.
The director general of Port Aventura Fernando Aldekoa told that the project began with the amusement park near which shortly constructed an aquapark and hotels. The park became long ago a favourite place of foreign tourists, including, Russian. Last year the number of our compatriots made 8 %.