- Ranking of the best water parks in Russia
- Golden Bay
- Golden Beach
- Kwa-Kwa Park
- Sea Star
- Banana Republic
*Review of the best according to the editors. About the selection criteria. This material is subjective, not an advertisement and is not a guide to buy. You should consult with an expert before buying.
Today, water parks are actively being built all over Russia. Currently there are more than 45 large water and entertainment complexes located in different cities, most often in regional centers or resort areas.
Modern water park – is, in fact, a very complex hydro-technical water structure, which includes many slides, water rides, pools, as well as baths, saunas and hammams. For the convenience of visitors, water parks are additionally equipped with massage parlors, stores, cafes and restaurants, parking lots. It is proposed to rent absolutely everything – from towels to slippers, use the services of animators, nannies, photographers, etc. In a word, the water parks are all equipped in such a way that you can comfortably spend a whole day here with your children and family. We present the rating of the best water parks in Russia, prepared by the experts of Expertology portal.
Ranking of the best water parks in Russia
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Water park “Golden Bay”, located in Dzhubga, Krasnodar Region, Russia. Gelendzhik, was opened in 2004. Since then, and until today, it is one of the largest water parks in Russia and one of the five most prestigious European complexes for entertainment, as evidenced by the numerous awards. For this, our experts placed Golden Bay Waterpark on the first place of the rating.
The water park has 49 slides, 69 slides and 10 water rides, the longest of which is 137 m, and the slide – 25 m. Kids under 93 cm can splash around in 3 rides. Children who are 106 cm tall can already visit the water wars, trampoline and some slides of the complex “Fortress” with water slides and descents. For children with a height of 140-145 cm there is more amusement – stained glass windows, slides, descents and tubes.
The main feature of “Golden Bay” is its design. On the territory there is an arboretum, with more than 9 species of plants from around the world. The coastal zone is 10 meters away. You can swim in 8 swimming pools, among which there are swimming, aerohydromassage, rope tow lifts, etc.d. Golden Bay” is designed in such a way that visitors never fall into the same place twice.
The complex provides a water park restaurant, pizzeria, a few snack bars. For a fee you can use the services of a photographer, restroom, shower, storage lockers and parking.
You can only buy a ticket for the whole day. Any discounts and happy hours in the “Golden Bay” is not provided. There are two types of tickets: adult – 1700 r., children (height 110 to 114 cm) – 900 p. Children under 10 feet tall visit the water park for free.
- Address: Gelendzhik, Krasnodar Krai, Russia, ul. Tourist, 23
- Working time: from 9 am.30 to 19.00
- Phone: +7 861 412-90-29
- The biggest water park in Russia
- Large and well maintained green area
- Many different slides
- 8 pools
- There is a hot meal and drinks
- Stylish modern design
- Expensive admission fees
- Big lines for the slides
- No card payment possible
- Few children’s slides
We put the largest indoor water park in Russia on the second step of our rating. “Aquamir” was opened in 2016. In Novosibirsk and today is one of the newest and most modern. Area is 40000 sq. m. m., Aquamir” is capable of accepting up to 2.5 thousand people at a time. People and up to 10 thousand. people per day. On the territory of the water park is the largest artificial sea, an area of 1 thousand. square. m., And there are 153 rides, 13 slides, with a total length of 1 km. Three of them are not found anywhere else in Russia: “Aquasphere” consisting of 3 hemispheres, a water extreme loop and a slide the size of an airplane wing “Manta”.
There is a cafe in the food court where you can relax and have a snack. Average cost of a visit on a weekday is 1500 r/m2 . (adults) and 1200 p. Children, on weekends and holidays 2200 p. (adults) and 1800 p. (kids). Promotional rates can be seen on the front page of the Aqualoo website. site.
- Address: Novosibirsk, Novosibirsk Region., Russia ul. Yarinskaya Street, 8
- Opening time: from 9.00 to 22:00
- Phone: +7 383 316-00-00
- The biggest all-year-round water park in Russia
- Large variety of entertainment
- Unique thermal complex
- Health spa complex
- Temperature in the room is 30 degrees
- High cost of admission tickets for children
- Rude staff
- Large lines for slides
The only water park on the Black Sea coast, working all year round, with eight pools filled with warm sea water. We ranked “Aqualoo” third. Every month it is visited by over 35000 people. The area is 2 hectares, and on the territory there are 20 slides of the most varied level of complexity.
“Aqualoo consists of 2 parts: summer, seasonal and indoor, open all year round. At the same time under the open sky there are the most extreme attractions ranging from 24 to 153 m in length, wave pool, children’s playgrounds and areas for recreation. Besides there are cafes, bars, fountains, thematic children’s towns, and also places for sunbathing and foam disco. In the covered area there are exciting slides with lengths from 50 to 91 meters, spa complex, 3 pools with waterfalls, children’s slides, Finnish sauna, sauna, Jacuzzi pool and a font.
Price includes free lunch and drinks in the form of a buffet, and the water park holds a variety of promotions. Guests living in the complex “Aqualoo” can visit the water park for free. Price depends on time of day and varies between 1000-1700 r.
- Address: Russia, Krasnodar region, Krasnodar. Sochi, ul. Dekabristov, 78-b
- Phone: 8-800-555-40-40
- Working time: 24 hours a day
- Site: akvapark-
- Waterpark works all year round
- Seawater pools
- Fair price
- Free buffet is included in the price
- There are hygiene issues
- Bad food
- Long lines
The open-air water park “Tiki-tak” in Dzhemete, which is located in Anapa, takes the forth place in the rating according to our experts’ appraisal. “Tiki-Tak” works only in the summer season. landscaped area looks like a tropical island with exotic plants and palm trees, green lawns and even Indian idols. By the way, by the volume of water, “Tiki-Tak” is the second largest in Europe.
Total length of all slides is 2 km. Rides are divided into children’s, family and extreme. The latter are available only for adults, children whose height exceeds 110 cm can also take a ride on the family ones. In addition to rides, visitors can enjoy several pools – jumping, wave, the famous “lazy river” and many others. other. There are entertainment events on the stage – quests, foam parties, games, concerts, animators. The food court is represented by several cafes, canteen, but experienced visitors advise to take food with you, especially the administration of the water park is not against it.
The water park operates in 2 shifts: morning (10 am to 9 pm) and evening (4 pm to 9 pm). Entrance fee for the whole day is 1500 p. for adults and 900 p. for children. In the second shift – 1300 p. and 800 p. respectively.
- Address: Russia, Anapa, Pioneers Prospect, 38
- Opening hours: from 10.00 to 21.00
- Phone: +7 861 333-36-46
- Website: akvapark-
- A lot of slides for children
- Free parking
- Zones for children and adults
- Fun pool parties
- Cold Water
- High prices in the cafe
- Unfurnished locker room
One of the largest indoor waterparks in St. Petersburg “Piterland” in our current ranking occupies the fifth position. It is the third complex of such type in the Northern Capital, however, unlike its opponents, it is thematic and entirely devoted to pirate theme. The area of the water park is 25 sq. km. m., It can host up to 2000 people at a time accordingly.
The height of the attractions reaches 16 m, and the longest slide is 212 m. There is also a unique slide that does not go down, but rises up. Also includes 14 bathhouses, among which there are African, Roman, Turkish and Japanese baths.
Thanks to a special dome made of ETFE with an air layer that lets in UV light, you can sunbathe in the water park in summer and winter. Provides scuba diving, surfing, modern equipped spa. Also in the water park you can do yoga, visit brand store or photo studio for extra fee. For motorists there are two parking lots for 2000 places.
- Cost: 1700 r. (adult) and 890 p. (children) on weekdays and 1900 p.; 990 r. on weekends and holidays. Also available for purchase at 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
- Address: Russia, St. Petersburg, Primorsky Prospekt., 72
- Opening Hours: from 10 am.00 to 22.30, Mon. s 15.00 to 22.30
- Phone: +7 812 777-15-55
- Site: aqua.
- The largest indoor water park in St. Petersburg
- Convenient location
- Kids under 5 years old receive free admission
- Large parking lot
- Nearby shopping center
- A large number of additional services
- Overpriced tickets
- Long lines for the slides
- Rude staff
Located on the very beach of the Black Sea, “Golden Beach” amusement center is on the sixth step of the Russian water parks rating. Tourists appreciate the Aquapark for its convenient location in the heart of the city and the panoramic view of the sea, as well as the many kinds of water sports. The water park is open only during the warm season.
In the park there are 20 kinds of different slides, equipped with a variety of pools for swimming and recreation, as well as themed “Treasure Island” for the kids. There are 4 slides for extreme lovers, and 3 attractions for families. By 2020, the administration plans to build new amusement rides.
Food-court has 2 cafe with varied menu, it’s allowed to take the food with you. Entrance fee depends on season. So, for example, in the light season, the price is only 700 p., Both for adults and young visitors. But in the hottest summer months it increases twice and is equal to 1200-1500 r.
- Address: Russia, Krasnodar Krai, Anapa, ul. Grebenskaya, 2A
- Opening time: from 10.00 to 19.00
- Phone: +7 861 333-16-68
- Website: anapa-
- The biggest summer water park in Anapa
- Nearby is the sea
- Convenient location
- Interesting programs and attractions for young guests
- Expensive prices
- No sauna and no place to keep warm
- Cold water in the children’s pools
The Krasnodar Territory can also boast a large-scale water amusement complex in Tuapse area. Dzhubga Waterpark, more than 2 hectares in area, opened in 2009, is in the ranking of the best water parks in Russia, the seventh line. The complex includes more than 20 kinds of water fun, 4 pools, including the famous wave pool, a water body, a 500-meter long, called “Lazy River”, as well as waterfalls, Jacuzzi and even artificial rocks. Water park can take up to 2,000 people at a time.
Tourists especially like the picturesque location of the water park in the middle of green hills, which in itself sets up for a pleasant holiday. There are 16 slides for adults and 12 rides for children. By the way, visitors highly recommend a ride on the unique attraction “Cobra”, a height of 17 meters.
There is a cafe in the food court, where you can eat or taste cocktails in the cocktail bar without leaving the pool. Also on the territory there are stores with sunscreen, masks, swimming trunks and much more. Entry fee to the water park depends on time of day. Price for a full day – 1500 p. for adults and 800 p. for children. For half a day (entrance from 14 to 19 p.m.) would need to pay 1400 and 700 p.
- Address: Russia, p. 10a Novorossiyskoye Highway, Dzhubga, Tuapse District, Krasnodar Territory
- Opening hours: from 10.00 to 19.00
- Phone: 8 (928) 263-55-55
- Clean well-maintained area
- More than 20 attractions
- Free deckchairs and lockers for things
- Beautiful natural landscape
- Artificial sea and river
- Cold water in some pools
- Tasteless food in the cafeteria
- Queues for the slides
“Kwa-Kwa Park” – one of the largest indoor water parks in Moscow, we determined to the eighth line of the rating. On the square of 4200 sq.m. you can find rides, numerous pools and various slides. There are extreme entertainment “Tsunami”, “Virazh”, “Black Hole” and quiet “Multislide” “Long river.
For children from 3 to 8 years there is a separate zone, safely equipped with slides, mini waterfalls, pools, with a depth of 0,35 m and a length of up to 10,5 m. Water temperature in the children’s area is at least 32 degrees. In addition to water activities, the water park has a bathing complex with hammam, sauna, sanarium, steam room. Offers a variety of spa treatments – massages, wraps, peeling with fish. Separate services are provided by animator and photographer.
The cost of visiting Kwa-Kwa Park: 1800 r./ adults and 1000 p./ kids. On the weekend – 2000 r. and 1500 p. Separately you can buy passes for 6, 12 or 30 visits, costing from 3300 to 11400 p. Or gift certificates with the right to visit for 2-12 hours.
- Address: Russia, Moscow region., Mytishchi, Kommunisticheskaya str. 1
- Working time: from 10.00 to 22.00
- Phone: +7 495 789-69-18
- Website: kva-
- The most capacious water park in the capital
- Large landscaped area
- Warm water in the children’s area
- Free Parking
- A lot of actions and discounts
- Free vests for children
- A lot of people on weekends
- Few children’s activities
Sea Star Waterpark, which has been operating since 2003, is located in the heart of Lazarevskoe, and covers an area of 1 hectare. Infrastructure is typical for most water parks, but pools here are filled with salt water. “Sea Star” ranks ninth in our rating.
Total area includes 11 slides and water rides of different levels. Thrill seekers will love the rides “Pigtails”, “Kamikaze”, “Spaceball. For a quiet rest there is an Italian slide “Foam”, “Black tube” and “Boa. Every day there is a foam party with animators. Infrastructure includes a cafe, bistro, as well as souvenir shops, areas for strolling and relaxing in the shade, photo services.
Price of the issue: 4 hours in the water park will cost 800 p. for adults and 600 p. for children. For a full day you have to pay 1000 p. and 800 p.
- Address: Russia, Krasnodar Krai, Sochi, ul. 108a Lazareva Street
- Working time: from 10.00 to 19.00
- Phone: +7 862 290-60-26
- Website: akvapark-mz-
- Kids under 5 years old get in free
- Convenient location
- Seawater in pools
- Foam parties
- Unqualified staff
- High prices for services inside the complex
- Few activities for the little ones
- Worn out slides
A multifunctional complex including a water park, the largest amusement center in Eastern Europe. This is not only a water park, but also a fitness center, spa complex, restaurants of different cuisines, bowling center. Also at Moreon there are 29 saunas, baths, 20 spa rooms, a karaoke bar and a bowling alley. The largest water park of Russia in Expertology rating ranks the tenth place.
Waterpark, an area of 6 thousand. square. It has 7 slides of different extreme degrees and 9 swimming pools. The pirate-style playground with ramps, masts and mini slides. Those who like calm rest can visit the relax zone with whirlpool and Jacuzzi, a lagoon and a grotto. Water temperature ranges from 29 to 35 degrees. Additional services – photo studio, fast food cafe, accessory stores, fish peeling, celebration service.
- Entrance price for the whole day from 1150 to 1690 rubles. for adults, for children – from 690 to 950 p. Children up to 110 cm go free of charge.
- Address: Russia, Moscow, Golubinskaya ul., 16
- Opening hours: from 10.00 to 22.00
- Phone: +7 495 374-53-35
- Website: more-
- Comfortable temperature in the whole water park
- Interesting unusual slides
- Ability to go to the terrace
- Fun zone for children
- Clean and comfortable
- Spoiled inventory
- Chargeable hair dryer
- Long queues in the summer season
One of the largest water parks in the world – Kazan Aquapark “Riviera” is in the eleventh position in the ranking. There are over 50 attractions – from extreme to children’s. Also the complex is not deprived of an extensive relax zone, solarium, bar, jacuzzi. Opened in 2007, the water park has been welcoming guests from all over Russia for over 10 years. By the way, in 2010 “Riviera” was named the best park of Russia according to Forbes magazine.
In the complex “Riviera” there is a hotel with 210 rooms, fitness clubs and spas, cafeterias and restaurants, a year-round skating rink. The water park is divided into two zones: open and closed. The area of the open air zone of the aqua park is about 900 sq.m. m., Closed – 1500 m2.Capacity is 3500 people/day.
There is also a popular year-round pool filled with warm water. Scuba diving enthusiasts can scuba dive. There is a lobby bar and aqua bar. Cost of admission to the water park: Weekdays and Sundays: Adult 1400r./ children 1200r./ discount 1300r.Saturday – adults 1600r./ children 1300r./ discount 1400p.
- Address: Russia, Resp. Tatarstan, Kazan, ul. Fatykh Amirkhan St., 1
- Opening hours: Monday.- Fri. s 9.00 to 23.00, Sat.-Thu. s 8.00 to 23.00
- Phone: +7 843 526-57-57
- Website: /aquapark/
- A large variety of attractions
- The whole complex of entertainments in one place
- Saunas, steam rooms, Jacuzzis, solarium
- There are always special offers and discounts
- High prices for food and drinks in cafe
- Long waiting list
Banana Republic Waterpark, located between Evpatoria and Saki, on the Black Sea coast, is one of the largest complexes of its kind in Crimea. Such an advantageous location attracts many guests who come here from different parts of the peninsula. Banana Republic ranks twelfth in our expert ranking.
The complex with access to the sea and views of the water expanses an area of about 4 hectares. Recreational infrastructure includes 8 swimming pools and 25 attractions. The uniqueness of water park gives its appearance – the territory is designed in the ancient Latin American style. Here you can find the Aztec sculptures, an avenue of stone moai, which are almost identical to the original stone icons from Easter Island.
Food court offers Eastern and European cuisine – kebabs, lagman, grilled vegetables, a cocktail bar or a children’s cafe with pancakes and ice cream. The cost of visiting the water park – 1700 p. for a whole day and 1,600 p. From 14 hours a day till closing. For children 1200 p. and 1110 r. There is also a VIP-zone in the water park, where you can rent a bungalow and get some privacy for your company or family.
- Address: Russia, Evpatoria, st. Kalamitskaya, 14
- Opening hours: from 10.00 to 18.00
- Phone: +7 365 632-89-26
- Website: akvarespub
- Located on the seashore
- Free beach
- Rent a bungalow for a company
- Zone for children’s rest
- Biggest queues
- Cold water in the pools of children’s area
- Unpalatable and expensive food in the cafe