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Holiday World & Splashin' Safari

Santa Claus, Indiana

Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari

Splashin' Safari has been named the Best Waterpark in the nation by USA Today and was voted the world's #2 water park by the readers of Amusement Today for four consecutive years (2002 to 2005). Located in Santa Claus, Indiana, this 22-acre waterpark is one of two parks (Holiday World & Splashin' Safari) included for one great price.

Splashin' Safari features numerous family raft rides, two wave pools, plus water activities for children. The waterpark's flagship attractions are two incredible water coasters Mammoth and Wildebeest. Thrill-seekers should also try ZOOMbabwe – the world's largest enclosed water slide, Zinga – an eight-story, 336-foot long slide that drops riders into a six-story-tall funnel, Jungle Racer – a ten-lane side-by-side racing, speed slide or Bakuli – a 73-feet tall, 325-foot long enclosed slide featuring a splashdown into a 60-foot diameter bowl. There is also plenty to do for young children, including Butterfly Bay – a 3,000 sq. foot gentle wave pool.

In 2013 Splashin' Safari expanded with four new in-the-dark tube slides. This new attraction called Hyena Falls includes a new 350-foot slide with a really cool "wave" element.

Access to adjoining theme park is included with admission. Holiday World is the world's first theme park and offers dozens of exciting rides and thrilling roller coasters, including Thunderbird, the nation's first launched wing roller coaster.

Of course, the best part of Holiday World & Splashin' Safari is the value. Unlimited soft drinks, inner tubes, and sunscreen are included with your admission.

Where To Find This Waterpark

452 East Christmas Blvd
Santa Claus, IN 47579

Phone: (877) 463-2645 (812) 937-4401 Fax: (812) 937-4405

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Rated: 3.5 out of 5 (88 votes)

Official Site:
www.holidayworld.com

Water Park Facts

Park type:
Outdoor Waterpark + Theme Park

Park size:
22 acres

Operating season:
Open Late-April through October. Waterpark is open from mid-May to Labor Day.

Admission prices:
2016 Admission Rates

  • General Admission: $49.99
  • Child (under 54"): $39.99
  • Senior (age 60+): $39.99
Children 2 and under are admitted free.

Location & Directions

Holiday World & Splashin' Safari is located at the junction of Highways 162 and 245 in Santa Claus, Indiana. Parking is free.

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Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Holiday World & Splashin' SafariSanta Claus, IN
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari is a combination theme park and water park in Santa Claus, Indiana.
Photo courtesy of Holiday World & Splashin' Safari.
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
The world's longest water coaster is at Splashin' Safari waterpark. Wildebeest is one-third of a mile long and offers a two and half minute ride of hills, drops, twists and turns.
Photo courtesy of Holiday World & Splashin' Safari.
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Splashin Safari's Bakuli (bah-COOL-ee) raft ride begins a top a seven-story tall tower. Riders begin in total darkness, but end up in a giant bowl where you swirl around for several turns before flushing out the bottom. "Bakuli" is the Swahili word for bowl, but in reality it's more like a toilet bowl on steroids.
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Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Kima (KEE-muh) Bay is a huge, monkey-themed interactive water play structure with 100 elements, including 125 water jets and a 1,200-gallon dumping water bucket.
Photo courtesy of Holiday World & Splashin' Safari, all rights reserved.
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
After a conveyor ride up a lift hill the six-passenger boats on the Mammoth Water Coaster fly down hills and then are propelled back up them using Linear Induction Motor (LIM) technology. This massive water ride towers over seven stories from its highest point to its lowest.
Photo courtesy of Holiday World & Splashin' Safari.
Holiday World & Splashin' Safari
Splashin' Safari waterpark has two wave pools and several exciting water rides like Zinga, an eight-story tall funnel raft ride (bottom left) and Jungle Racer, a ten-lane, racing mat slide.
Photo courtesy of Holiday World & Splashin' Safari. All rights reserved.