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Just across International Drive from SeaWorld, Aquatica is the 60-acre water park that does a wonderful job angling water-park lovers away from Disney's Typhoon Lagoon and Blizzard Beach and Universal's Wet ’n Wild. And, sure, Aquatica has all the slides you'd expect, but it also has plenty of whimsical SeaWorld touches.Aquatica takes cues from SeaWorld and Discovery Cove in
design and mood. The park also takes its cues from the tropics. Right after you clear the parking lot, you see a tropical pastiche of buildings that may convince you your ship just sailed into the Caribbean. So go with it. Get into a groove, relax, and enjoy yourself. In addition to super-slippery waterslides, there are quiet coves, phenomenally creative kids’ play areas, lazy streams, and an atmosphere that is guaranteed to relieve your prevacation stress.
If you were pleasantly surprised by the pace at SeaWorld, believe it or not, you’ll find it’s even slower at Discovery Cove. Here your mission...