Ferrari Land PortAventura: 5 Reasons You Have to Go
By Melissa Keane
Since its recent opening, Ferrari Land has joined two other mega theme parks in PortAventura World, just one hour from Barcelona Airport.
The only theme park dedicated to the prestigious Italian brand in Europe; prepare for adrenaline-fuelled rides and attractions, plus Italian-style restaurants, and Ferrari-themed everything. Just a one hour drive from Barcelona, you could also squeeze in a fun-filled excursion on your next City Break.
1. THE HIGHEST ROLLERCOASTER IN EUROPE
The Vertical Accelerator – it’s 112 metres high, 880m long (that’s the equivalent of 7 football pitches!) and reaches 180km/hr in just 5 seconds. It’s a speed-lovers dream, and the gem of Ferrari Land. Experience plummeting drops and true Formula 1 speed on the highest rollercoaster in Europe.
2. Get the Real Formula 1 Racing Experience
Want the full real-deal Ferrari F1 experience? Get a taste for real life Ferrari racing on one of the parks 8 Formula 1 Racing Simulators – there are 6 for adults and 2 for kids, so everyone can take part.
With a race circuit for the whole family, this is the perfect attraction for motor heads. Zoom around the 570m circuit. Burn some rubber in Ferrari Land and experience real life super-fast pit-stops and tyre-changes.
3. FAMILY FUN FOR EVERYONE
After burning some rubber and white-knuckling the Vertical Accelerator – spend some time looking at the mountains of Ferrari merchandise around the park including the famous Scuderia Ferrari. Ferrari Land is set to have attractions for all the family, including shops and restaurants, for a whole day of activities.
4. The Luxury Hotel Experience - The Ferrari Way
Get the 5* experience in Ferrari Land in the world’s first Ferrari-themed hotel. With over 250 rooms and suites to choose from, plus a rumoured luxury spa centre for all your relaxation needs, the Ferrari Land Hotel is set to be one that cannot be missed.
5. AUTHENTIC ITALIAN FOOD
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La Trattoria, the famous Italian restaurant which is frequented by Ferrari’s Formula 1 drivers in Maranello, Italy is being recreated at Ferrari Land. Experience all of the authentic flavours and best dishes in Italian cuisine in Ferrari Land.
Ferrari Land is a must for your 2018 travel bucket-list. Book your holiday to PortAventura World and stay in one of the 5 fabulous themed hotels in the park. Or take in wonderful theme park on your City Break to Barcelona. Book with Budget Travel for the best holiday offers plus deals on PortAventura World or call us now to book on 01 435 0024.